General Management Plan
Information on the Park's planning process can be found at the National Park Service's Planning, Environment, and Public Comment web site. Search for Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park, and then navigate to the information you need.
Draft of General Management Plan Available for Public Review
The document is available for download at the park planning web site parkplanning.nps.gov/cebe. Hard copies of the plan may be obtained by contacting the park at (540) 868-9176.
CDs and printed copies are available; supplies of the printed copies are limited. Also, the document is available for review at the park office at 7718½ Main St., Middletown, VA.
The National Park Service invites public comment on the plan. The preferred method of comment is on the park planning web site, parkplanning.nps.gov/cebe. Comments may also be mailed to Superintendent Diann Jacox, Cedar Creek and Belle Grove NHP, P.O. Box 700, Middletown, VA 22645. The National Park Service will accept comments on the Draft GMP until February 27, 2009.
Did You Know?
Two future U.S. presidents fought at the Battle of Cedar Creek: Col. Rutherford B. Hayes and Capt. William McKinley. Hayes was promoted to brigadier general for his services at the battle and was elected president in 1876. McKinley won his bid for the White House in 1896.