More than 660 acres within 14 parks and recreation areas
Contact the Parks and Recreation office at 330-896-6621 or email parks and recreation. For more information regarding rental information, click here.
Yes, a fishing license is required if you are fishing at Southgate Park only. A fishing permit is not required at Boettler Park. To obtain a fishing license, visit http://ohiodnr.com/wildlife/dow/regulations/vendor.aspx
In the event of inclement weather baseball, softball, soccer, and lacrosse field status updates can be found on the city's home page. The alert will be featured on the homepage in the center column. You can also sign up to receive text alerts for field closures. Call the Parks & Rec office at 330-896-6621 for details.
The Dog Park @ Ariss Park is a 1.87 acre off-leash dog run that is open dawn to dusk. Dogs are also permitted in Ariss Park (walking path), East Liberty Park, Central Park, and Southgate Park, but must remain on leash. Dogs may also be walked at Nimisila Reservior and Knapp Recreation area. Contact the local office of the Ohio Division of Natural Resources at 330-644-2220.
An application must be submitted to the Parks and Recreation office. Call the office at 330-896-6621 for a special event application.
The entrance for Southgate Park is located within Boettler Park, 5300 Massillon Road. Follow signs to Southgate Park.
All our parks open at sunrise and close 30 minutes after the sun sets with the exception of special events or scheduled activities.
The safety of our visitors is our number one priority. Any suspicious behavior should be reported immediately to the Summit County Sheriff Department by calling 9-1-1.
Pavers may be purchased in the Parks and Recreation Office, Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. or through the online reservation system. Click here for an order form.
Yes. Please review the general rules and regulations for Green Parks.