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Roof 5 Work Begins On $350K Renovation Of Wick Park Pavilion -   Work has begun on the $350,000 renovation of Wick Park’s pavilion on the city’s north side. This week, contractors began installing a new roof, gutter and HVAC system on the 60-year-old building (see attached photos). Additional plans include: updating the electrical system, windows, bathrooms, kitchen and making the building universally accessible. In 1890, members of... Read more »
7 Community Celebrates City’s 221st At Happy Birthday Youngstown! 2017 -   On Tuesday, June 27, over 100 people turned out to celebrate Youngstown’s 221st birthday at the Tyler Mahoning Valley Historical Center in downtown Youngstown. Attendees were treated to cookies, cake and a the singing of “Happy Birthday” led by Mahoning Valley Historical Society director Bill Lawson, Youngstown Mayor John McNally and Downtown Youngstown Partnership... Read more »
9 Over 800 Participate In Streetscape’s 20th Annual Planting Day -   On Saturday, June 3rd, over 800 volunteers assisted with beautification of over 50 locations throughout the city as part of Youngstown Streetscape 2017. What started as a grassroots effort with a handful of passionate volunteers 20 years ago in then-Federal Plaza has grown to become an annual city tradition which involves hundreds of individuals... Read more »
4 New Exercise Equipment Stations Dedicated In Wick Park -   On Thursday, April 6th, 2017, Youngstown CityScape, Youngstown State University Campus Recreation and the City of Youngstown dedicated three new exercise equipment stations in Wick Park. The equipment replaces the original fitness stations which were first installed in 1982 but had fallen into a state of disrepair but were still used regularly. CityScape received... Read more »
2 Streetscape Celebrates 20 Years, Kicks Off 2017 Campaign -   On Monday, March 20th – the first day of Spring 2017 – Youngstown CityScape held its annual Streetscape kickoff breakfast at the YMCA Community Room in downtown Youngstown. The breakfast served as the official start of the 2017 Streetscape campaign which is celebrating its 20th year. This year’s event is scheduled for Saturday, June 3rd from 8am-1pm... Read more »