Help Save Thomas Edison Park!

Middlesex County is proposing to demolish the existing Thomas A. Edison County Park, cut down 11 acres of woodlands and build a 14 synthetic (plastic) field "Destination Athletic Complex"

The National Park Service has to approve the change in the "Program of Utilization" and is requiring a Enviornmental Assessment, and Public Comment Period.  

This website provides information about the park, and the proposal.  Please use this information to comment on the Environmental Assessment.


As of February 19, 2024 the CIO Plan still has not been made public.



Birds and Wildlife

Thomas A. Edison Park is a birding hot spot.  People flock to the park to observe birds and wildlife.

There are lists of birds at Edison Park on the website.  Click on the link below to see a list of birds.

The Bald Eagle has been seen in Edison Park.  What will happen to the birds when the grass and trees are replaced by plastic fields and a 1300 space parking lot?

Help Save Thomas Edison Park.   Comment during the Environmental Assessment Comment Period.


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