Public Works

Dunnell Nature Park & Education Center Project 

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Located on the corner of Hilborn Road and Hillridge Drive in the Rolling Hills subdivision, the Dunnell Property is known by several names including the Peacock Ranch and Dunnell-Burton Ranch. It is adjacent to 770 acres of City owned and managed open space properties. The Dunnell Nature Park and Education Center was envisioned by a citizen advisory committee. The committee created a comprehensive plan that preserves the natural characteristics of this 6.2-acre site on Hilborn Road. The land was left to the City in 1998 by the Dunnell family for a park. The plan was approved by the City Council in 2004.

The interactive nature park features a demonstration garden, conservation themed bi-lingual interpretives, home for the peacocks, woodlands, grassland restoration area, a creek, overlook and adventure play area.

Get ready to explore Dunnell Park!
 

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