Community Engagement Initiatives

Youth Advisory Board

The Youth Advisory Board is comprised of 12 to 18 students, ages 14 to 18, who serve a two-year term on the board. The board will bring a youth perspective to the city park system. Applications are currently closed.

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Let's Get Moving!

A low-impact walking program for the entire community. Participate in weekly walks to earn incentives! Some events will also feature free health screenings and Farmers Market.

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Food Truck Party in the Parks

Enjoy food trucks at various City of Toledo parks. Every Wednesday evening from August 31 to September 28, every week will be a new selection of food trucks to try!

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We are dedicated to the effective management of Toledo’s green-spaces, and to providing programs, facilities, and opportunities to enhance the quality of life for all of our residents and visitors to Toledo.


  • Operate 125 City of Toledo parks and rental facilities for public gatherings.
  • Maintenance over 25 miles of walking paths and trails
  • Maintenance of 65 playgrounds.

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  • Maintenance of more than 50 athletic fields and facilities, which include baseball and softball diamonds and tennis courts.
  • Maintenance and operation of 6 city pools.
  • Operation of the Ottawa Park Ice Rink.
  • Special seasonal programming.

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