9 Over 800 Participate In Streetscape’s 20th Annual Planting Day (6/5/2017) -   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 (4/6/2017) -   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 (3/20/2017) -   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 »
Plan CityScape Releases Its 2016 Report To The Community (3/1/2017) -   Youngstown CityScape is pleased to present its 2016 Report To The Community. The report outlines the projects, events and fundraisers Youngstown CityScape organized last year to help improve the greater downtown area. Special thanks to all of our projects partners, volunteers and donors who offered their generous support! 2016 Youngstown CityScape Report To The... Read more »
Gala 19 2017 Grass Roots Gala Celebrates 20 Years, Honors ‘Trailblazers’ (2/24/2017) -   On February 23rd, Youngstown CityScape reflected on 20 years as an organization and honored its “Original Trailblazers” with the Sweet Family “Grass Roots Award” at the 2017 Grass Roots Gala held at the Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center. The “Trailblazers” are the original visionaries responsible for creating what is now Youngstown CityScape – those... Read more »
dsc_7048436selections 2016 Holiday Parade & Tree Lighting Expands Its Holiday Cheer (12/6/2016) -   As downtown continues to grow so, too, does its community events. Such was the case with this year’s 2016 Youngstown Holiday Parade & Tree Lighting which expanded its activities as well as tree lighting footprint to include all of W. Federal Street in addition to Central Square. Several thousand folks enjoyed the festivities which... Read more »
card CityScape Launches 2017 Youngstown Discount Card (11/23/2016) - Youngstown CityScape will launch its 2017 Youngstown Discount Card this holiday season. The card provides discounts at various business locations through November 2017. The user will save many times the price of the card with frequent visits to their favorite businesses. Cards are $10.00 and can be purchased in person at Oh Wow! Children’s Center starting... Read more »
staff CityScape Named 2016 Civic Organization Of The Year (11/18/2016) - On November 18, Youngstown CityScape was named the ‘2016 Civic Organization Of the Year’ by the Mahoning-Shenango Valley Chapter of the Association of Funding Professionals at their annual Philanthropy Day banquet. The award recognizes an organization that demonstrates an exemplary record of civic responsibility in support of philanthropic causes and distinguishes itself by the encouragement... Read more »
2 15 Recognized At 10th Annual Youngstown Beautification Awards (11/16/2016) - A combination of 15 different individuals, organizations, institutions and businesses were recognized at this year’s 10th Annual Youngstown Beautification Award ceremony held at The Soap Gallery in downtown Youngstown. The event is an annual ceremony recognizing those in the community who demonstrate an exceptional beautification effort in regards to their home or business. Awardees are... Read more »
23 CityScape Partners With Mahoning Commons Association For Youngstown’s Largest Mural (11/5/2016) - Over 60 individuals came together on a beautiful Saturday morning on November 5, 2016 to help install what is believed to be the largest mural in Youngstown’s history. The mural, titled ‘Project Yo’, was designed by Random Acts Of Artists and installed at the WRTA headquarters on Mahoning Ave. Its theme is the evolution of a... Read more »