Mahr Park

Government
12:05 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

Second Public Mahr Park Hearing Set for Tuesday

Madisonville officials will host the second public comment hearing Tuesday on the Mahr Park north of town.

The meetings are designed to help the park committee establish a master plan for the 265-acre park donated to the city by the late Glema  Mahr. 

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Environment
12:21 pm
Wed June 19, 2013

Madisonville Hosts First Mahr Park Meeting

Glema Mahr

Madisonville citizens are weighing in on the planned development at the city’s Mahr Park through a series of public meetings.

Dozens of residents proposed several ideas this week for the 265-acre property on Peewee Lake.

Ideas ranged from kayak access on the lake to paved roads and cooperative extension offices.

The property was part of the Glema Mahr estate, and came with a $2 million donation to the city for the construction of public land.

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