Headwaters Trail update

The Headwaters Trail resurfacing project is nearing completion and is open and accessible. Please note: there will be ongoing mowing and maintenance work, so use caution when you see our signs on the trail. Happy Trails to you!

2017 Annual Report is now available

Portage Park District (PPD) is happy to announce that our 2017 Annual Report is available. 2017 was an exciting year for conservation, improvements and engagement! Download a copy of the report and learn about what PPD accomplished last year.


Online Registration for Conservation Dinner is Closed

The Online Registration for the 20th Annual Portage County Environmental Conservation Awards Dinner is Closed

If you would still like to purchase seats for the dinner, please contact the Portage Park District Foundation at 330-678-9127

We are hiring!

The Park District wishes to hire Seasonal staff for 2018

Go to our Employment page to see the full job descriptions, application instructions and downloadable forms

Job Titles Available:

Seasonal Maintenance Worker I


Register for the Environmental Awards Dinner on April 28

Click here to register

April 28, 2018, 5:30-9:00 p.m.
Kent American Legion Hall
1945 Mogadore Rd. Kent, OH 44240

The Portage Park District Foundation presents the Annual Portage County Environmental Conservation Awards Dinner each year as an opportunity to honor and thank our local environmental heroes, enjoy good fellowship, and raise funds to support the Park District’s vital work.

The 20th Annual Portage Environmental Conservation Awards Dinner will feature a reception with live music, hors d’oeuvres featuring local foods, a silent auction, a buffet dinner and more.
Fundraising proceeds will benefit the Portage Park District Foundation’s mission to support Portage Park District in their effort to conserve Portage County’s natural heritage.

Portage Park District Foundation
705 Oakwood St. Suite G-4
Ravenna, OH 44266