Nominations needed for 18th Annual Portage County Environmental Conservation Awards Dinner

The 18th Annual Portage Environmental Conservation Awards Dinner will take place Saturday April 30th and will feature a reception with live music, hors d’oeuvres featuring local foods, a silent auction, a buffet dinner and more. The dinner steering committee is seeking nominations for potential…

Portage Park District Commissioners Appointed to New Positions

The Portage Park District welcomes the new year with new Commissioner appointments. Elected President for 2016 is Elizabeth Tomasko Garner, 1st Vice President Deborah Petrone and 2nd Vice President Charles Engelhart. Elizabeth Tomasko Garner has served on the Board of Commissioners since 2007, she…

HEADWATERS TRAIL IMPROVEMENT MEETING

The Portage Park District is seeking public input regarding improvements to the Headwaters Trail, an  8-mile multipurpose trail from Garrettsville to Mantua.  A public meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 26th, 7:00 pm at the James A. Garfield Elementary School, located at 10207…

The 2016 Wild Hikes Challenge is On!

Do you have a 2016 resolution to lose weight, start exercising or get fit? We have your solution—Start your year off right with the Wild Hikes Challenge–you can keep your resolutions while exploring Portage County and feeling good about yourself! If you finish the…