City of Green Releases RFP for Hartong Farmstead

City of Green Releases RFP for Hartong Farmstead

City of Green plans to lease Hartong Farm in Southgate Park;
Requests for Proposals from Interested Parties Accepted Until October 24, 2014

Green, OH – The City of Green is planning to lease the Historic Hartong Farmstead Hartong Homesteadand land for use as a working farm.    The historic farmstead is located within the City’s Southgate Park, 6521 Mt. Pleasant Road, and is suitable for fruit and vegetable production, management-intensive grazing operations, and integrated crop-livestock enterprises.

The Hartong Farm at Southgate includes a residence, several outbuildings for Side view of Southgate Barnstorage, barn for livestock, approximately 3.5 acres of fenced grazing land and approximately 15 acres of tillable land.   The City is open to leasing all or part of the farm.  This opportunity is open to all interested parties on a competitive basis.

This lease opportunity is fully described in the Hartong Farmstead Request for Proposal (RFP) document.   Farm tours will be held September 20, 26 and 29 at 10 a.m.   To attend a tour, please call 330-896-6621 or email  Proposals will be accepted until 4 p.m. on October 24, 2014 at the Central Administration Building, 1755 Town Park Blvd.   Only hard-copy proposals will be considered. 

To request a copy of the RFP, visit or contact Mike Elkins at 330-896-6621 or    More details, FAQs about the property or the RFP are available at .

The City of Green, Ohio, founded in 1992, is a prosperous, progressive and promising city with more than 25,000 residents.  Approximately 33.5 square-miles, Green is located in southern Summit County.    Visit  



  • Side view of Southgate Barn
    Side view of Southgate Barn
  • Hartong Homestead
    Hartong Homestead