The Mahoning County Engineer’s Office has used only $5,000 of overtime — compared to $22,000 at this time last year.
There’s skating this season at the Wick Recreation Area.
The Out-Spokin’ Wheelmen Cycling Club celebrated its 25th year of the “Heal the Hangover” bicycle ride on Friday.
Crews began filling the liner for the rink at the Wick Recreation Center on Tuesday.
The Youngstown Board of Control took the first step in addressing the waste water issues in the city, especially those at Mill Creek Park.
The park says that the road closures save money associated with snow and ice removal as well as reduce negative environmental impacts from d…
Currently, whenever a car is towed, the tow truck operator takes it to one of their lots. Now, the vehicles will stay inside the park.
People are still playing golf at Mill Creek Park, with temperatures in the low 50’s.
With the event gaining more popularity each year, it has become a tradition for some families.
Mill Creek Park Executive Director Aaron Young said fixing combined sewer overflows could cost millions.
Mill Creek Park officials closed the lakes to the public July 10 after a large amount of fish died in Lake Newport.
An excess in debris from vegetation is causing the level of Lake Cohasset to go up and down.
Work starts Monday on adding a new arrival area, drinking fountain, and information kiosk.
The games are now played Mill Creek Park.
The closure will last about 2-3 weeks.
Health officials stepped up their monitoring efforts, and the Mahoning County Board of Health is implementing a new testing procedure.
Results could be back as soon as Tuesday.
Testing continues at Lake Newport to pinpoint why high levels of E.coli continue to be concentrated in one location.
Brian Newhard was just 38.
Brian Newhard was just 38.
Senator Brown said he first tried getting the measure through Congress five years ago but failed to do so.
The two legislators held a conference at Mill Creek Park Tuesday.
Heavy June rains caused sewer overflows, which led to Mill Creek park closing its lakes indefinitely.
Bacteria levels at Lake Newport inside Mill Creek Park remain high – similar to what they were last week.
Sanitary sewer work is being done at the north end of the park.
One bacteria test number jumped to 727.
The Mahoning County District Board of Health is expected to release the results Thursday before 5 p.m.
The highest count of E. Coli bacteria was at the walking bridge. It was 127, which is considered safe.
Mill Creek Park closed its three lakes July 10 after finding high levels of the bacteria E. Coli in the water.
The driver said she swerved to miss a deer near Mill Creek Park and hit a tree.