3 11th Annual Beautification Awards Recognize City’s Best (11/15/2017) - The awards recognize exceptional effort in home or business beautification or development. Youngstown CityScape announced the winners of its 11th annual “Youngstown CityScape Beautification Awards” at a ceremony and reception on Tuesday, November 14th at DeYor Performing Arts Center. Nineteen awards were given in three categories including: Residential, Community and Business. Winners in the Business... Read more »
6 Collaboration Key In Transformative Improvement To Wick Ave (10/30/2017) - Partners, Community Celebrate Wick Avenue Improvement Project On Friday, October 27th, Youngstown CityScape, Youngstown State University and the City of Youngstown, joined other partners, funders, stakeholders and the community to celebrate the completion of the Wick Avenue Improvement Project with a ceremonial ribbon cutting at the corner of Wick Avenue and University Plaza Drive. The event... Read more »
DG New Disc Golf Course In Wick Park Dedicated (10/21/2017) - The Course Is The First In The City Of Youngstown On Friday, October 20th, Youngstown CityScape and its project partners dedicated a new 9-hole disc golf course in Wick Park. Disc Golf is similar to traditional golf with the goal being to complete each hole in the fewest strokes. Instead of a ball and clubs,... Read more »
2 Nominations Sought For 2017 Youngstown Beautification Awards (9/5/2017) - Youngstown CityScape is currently accepting nominations for the 11th annual Youngstown Beautification Awards. Community members are encouraged to submit addresses of businesses, neighborhood groups or individual homeowners who have taken the time to clean, green and care for their home, place of business or an area in the City of Youngstown. Award winners will be... Read more »
Golf 16 7th Annual Golf Scramble Raises Funds For Wick Park Disc Golf Course (8/15/2017) -   On Friday, August 11th, Youngstown CityScape hosted its 7th Annual Swing, Scramble & Shake golf outing at Henry Stambaugh Golf Course. Proceeds from this year’s event benefited the Wick Park Disc Golf Course project. Thanks to our sponsors below for making the event possible as well as Christopher’s At The End Of The Tunnel for an... Read more »
Roof 5 Work Begins On $350K Renovation Of Wick Park Pavilion (7/26/2017) -   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 (6/28/2017) -   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 (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 »