Copernicus Park Master Plan

Copernicus Park
Master Plan

Specialities: Landscape Architecture, Municipal Engineering, Public Involvement


Year: 2014-2015

Location: Milwaukee, WI

Size: 20.4 acres

Driven by a partnership between the City of Milwaukee’s Department of Public Works and Milwaukee County Parks, TERRA Engineering, Ltd. (TERRA) directed the comprehensive vision for Copernicus Park, a 20.4-acre park located in a residential neighborhood. The Copernicus Park Master Plan provides a design focused on mitigating localized flooding and stormwater issues while serving as a recreational amenity for the residents from surrounding neighborhoods.

The Master Plan incorporates amenities such as:

  • Garden Labyrinth

  • New Plantings

  • New Lighting

  • Educational Signage

  • Geometric Patterns

  • Improved Walking Trails

  • Exercise Stations

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