Lyons 2040 Stony Quarry Park Plan (2011)

The Village of Lyons 2040 Comprehensive Plan laid out how to make their small town a community-oriented destination village for residents and neighboring communities alike. The plan focused on four main categories of change: Social, Green, Economic and Physical Capital. CDC’s efforts focused on Identifying an alternate use for Lyons’ abandoned quarry. After much research , CDC recommended turning the quarry into a multi-level rain garden, bringing much needed green space to the area.