Izaak Walton Preserve

Homewood approves 2.63 acre sale of Walton Preserve to railroad

The Homewood Board of Trustees Tuesday unanimously approved the sale of a 2.63-acre parcel of the Izaak Walton Preserve to Waterloo Railway Company, a subsidiary of Canadian National Railway.

 

Art show at Izaak Walton Nov 4 and 5

The Homewood Izaak Walton Preserve, 1100 Ridge Road, is hosting its annual art show Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 4 and 5.

Gardening with fire: Volunteers conduct first controlled burn of the season at Izaak Walton

In the wild, unfettered fire helps keep prairies healthy. In the suburbs, some judicious fettering is a good thing. Sunday was the first day this season for Steve Wlodarski and his "small army of environmentalists" to march across Izaak Walton Preserve prairie armed with a little fire and a lot of water.

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