Summit Metro Parks We're Your Back Yard

News Room

For news and information, please contact our Marketing department:


Stephanie Walton
Chief of Marketing & Communications
330-865-8040 x215
swalton@summitmetroparks.org

Claire Merrick
Marketing & Public Relations Manager
330-865-8040 x229
cmerrick@summitmetroparks.org


NEWS RELEASES:

December


12-6-22 Gorge Dam receives state funding, site prep begins

November


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11-29-22 Board of Park Commissioners meets December 13


11-8-22 Summit Metro Parks honored with statewide Awards of Excellence

October


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10-25-22 Board of Park Commissioners meets November 8​


10-11-22 Community partners to host Gorge Dam public meeting Oct. 31


10-11-22 Summit Metro Parks announces completion of Freedom Trail Phase III and additional amenities

September


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9-27-22 Board of Park Commissioners meets October 11


9-20-22 Fall into autumn fun with Summit Metro Parks


9-1-22 Summit Metro Parks hosts “Wings Over the Cuyahoga” photography exhibit

August


8-25-22 Submit entries for park district's Kids' Art Exhibit


8-25-22 Submit entries for park district's annual Amateur Photography Exhibit


8-23-22 Summit Metro Parks kicks off 59th annual Fall Hiking Spree 


8-2-22 Enjoy family fun at Summit Metro Parks Touch-A-Truck

July

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7-26-22 Board of Park Commissioners meets August 9

June

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6-28-22 Board of Park Commissioners meets July 12

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6-14-22 Go fish! Enjoy stocked lakes and ponds in Summit Metro Parks


May


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5-31-22 Board of Park Commissioners meets June 14


5-27-22 Summit Metro Parks extends Centennial Tour


5-24-22 Music by the Lake returns to Summit Metro Parks


5-17-22 Kick off summer with Native Plant Festival


5-10-22 Summit Metro Parks partners with Akron Black Artist Guild to create outdoor art

April

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4-28-22 Enjoy flat, easy trails during 19th Spree for All​

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4-28-22 Board of Park Commissioners meets May 10

March


3-29-22 Board of Park Commisssioners meets April 12


February

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2-22-22 Board of Park Commissioners meets March 8


January

1-25-22 Board of Park Commissioners meets February 1


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1-11-22 Summit Metro Parks welcomes two new commissioners to park district board


December
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12-21-21 Board of Park Commissioners meets January 11