Planning & Development

Current Projects

The Central Greenway Regional Trail will eventually connect three regional parks: Cottage Grove Ravine, Lake Elmo Park, and Big Marine Park Reserve. A new Master Plan for the southern section of this trail, from Cottage Grove Ravine Park​ to Lake Elmo Park, has been developed with the community.
To view the Master Plan, click the link below:
Regional Trail Master Plan

An Amendment to the Master Plan for Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park is also complete and can be viewed by clicking the link below:
Park Master Plan

Please send any comments or questions to:

To learn more about the South Washington Watershed District stormwater project visit: