Eighth grade students at Chaney STEM took a field trip to Mill Creek Park Wednesday to learn how to monitor the water.
The plan includes renovating shelters, pavilions, trails, and roads.
Over the next year, $10,000 will be spent to replace or add to the rose garden at Fellows Riverside Gardens in Mill Creek Park.
The Mill Creek Wildlife Sanctuary has more than 225 species of birds, like shorebirds, wading birds and wood ducks.
A 25-year-old man was arrested Thursday on a warrant from Mill Creek MetroParks Police.
Over 700 kids – ages 3-12 – are signed up to play this year.
The work will be done between Kirk and County Line roads.
The drive was closed for a pavement resurfacing and infrastructure improvement project.
The board agreed to immediately open applications to its newly-formed committees of community members.
Over the weekend, a heated conversation via email between the park director and a new board member were released.
The young girl was taken to the hospital in an ambulance with a sprained ankle.
American Junior Golf Association, mill creek park
Brian Tolnar, the Director of Golf at Mill Creek Park, said it is fair to say that the AJGA is the junior equivalent to the PGA.
Tom Shipka addressed the February dismissals of 13 employees, while Lee Frey objected to limiting the public comment portion.
Friends Specialty at the Garden Café in Mill Creek Park supports local farmers, most of which provide organic food.
A selection committee made up of community members interviewed seven finalists last week.
Transparency and lack of public trust were themes for all seven candidates, but Executive Director Aaron Young was not discussed.
Aaron Young, executive director of the Mill Creek MetroParks, said the new hours better fit park users’ schedules.
The general public is hitting the links a little later in the day Friday at two Boardman golf courses.
Rushton was one of the 37 people named in a 261 count indictment.
The second phase of the Lily Pond improvement project begins Monday, with updates to the parking lot.
The Mill Creek MetroParks Board of Commissioners is in the process of gaining a new board member.
Mill Creek MetroParks Executive Director Aaron Young said his major goal is to maintain the longevity of the park.
The committee is tasked with replacing Commissioner Michael Senchak, who resigned from the Park Board last month.
Some organizations may no longer receive discounts for meetings and events after a change to Mill Creek Park’s policy.
Mahoning County Commissioners said they are fielding questions from the public concerning the operation of Mill Creek MetroParks.
On this date in 1891, Youngstown voters approved the legislation to create a township park district.
The group has called for the removal of Mill Creek Park Executive Director Aaron Young, as well as the park rehiring of several employees.
John Boccieri plans to introduce a bill that would make commissioners responsible for appointments to the Mill Creek Park Board.
A group of citizens has called for Park Director Aaron Young’s dismissal, while Young told First News he has “no interest, or intent on resi…