Green Space + Parks

Street Level Derek Owens' Memorial Park
Breaking Ground The ceremonial groundbreaking for downtown Cleveland’s first public playground Oct. 28 at North Coast Harbor.

Kids eager for first downtown playground to open at North Coast Harbor


Breaking Ground The Boston Mill Visitor Center

New visitor center gives Cuyahoga Valley National Park its front door


Feature Story Public access to Lake Erie would be increased by plans to relocate the Shoreway south of the railroad tracks.

How Gordon Park could become Cleveland's 'Edgewater East'


Feature Story Stand up paddle boarders take off for a 6 mile race on Cuyahoga River at Rivergate Park in Cleveland outside Merwin's Wharf.

Making Waves: A new Lake Erie water trail is in the works


Feature Story The final event of Sustainable Cleveland 2019 took place Oct. 16 in Public Auditorium.

'Last' Sustainable Cleveland 2019 event just the beginning


Feature Story Euclid Waterfront Trail under construction

Portrait of a city: Euclid is busy writing its next chapter


Breaking Ground Sandwiched between the hard sandstone and softer shale of Doan Brook's bluestone gorge in Ambler Park are hidden treasures, including small waterfalls.

Rocks & Waters events travel back to a prehistoric Cleveland Heights


Feature Story This view from the Jeptha Wade monument overlooking Lake View Cemetery, with a view of Lake Erie, is popular.

150 years of solitude at Lake View Cemetery


Street Level The 2018 version of the Centennial Trail 5K run/walk winds along the Cleveland Foundation Centennial Lake Link Trail in the Flats.

Centennial Trail 5K showcases stunning downtown views


Street Level Village Family Farms displayed a bounty of vegetables at Fresh Fest on Sept. 7.

Fresh Fest shows just how charming is urban farming


Feature Story Dick Clough, executive board chairman of Green Ribbon Coalition, and Bob Gardin, the Green Ribbon's Land Bridge project director.

Bridging the gap: How to connect downtown and the lakefront


Street Level Backyard Bash at West Creek Stewardship Center in 2017

Cleveland Metroparks wants to help your backyard live its best life


Feature Story One World Fest 2014

One World Day keeps growing in Cleveland Cultural Gardens


Breaking Ground Old photo of the Union Garden area
Breaking Ground Literary Lots
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