Parks and Public Spaces

Restore Akron’s parks and public places, and create more equitable recreation spaces throughout the city.

Lock 3 Vision Plan

Provide infrastructure and capital needs funding, which will be used for park and public plaza improvements including new restrooms, and for creating new walking and biking paths, garden paths, skating areas, shaded seating, and game terraces.

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Ed Davis Community Center Renovation

Provide funding to improve the accessibility and useability of the recreation facility.

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Perkins Pool and Bathhouse Renovation 

Provide funding to rehabilitate and upgrade the Perkins Pool and bathhouse, resulting in a larger and newer pool for Akron residents.

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Summit Lake Vision Plan

Funding to connect the Ohio and Erie Canal Summit Lake Trail and develop the North Shore Activity Area.

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Reservoir Park Community
Center 
Renovation 

Provide funding to improve the accessibility and useability of the recreation facility.

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Joy Park Improvements & Walking Path 

Funding to improve Joy Park.

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Patterson
Park Community
Center Rebuild

Provide funding to improve the accessibility and useability of the recreation facility.

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Reservoir Pool and Bathhouse Renovation

Provide funding to rehabilitate and upgrade the Reservoir Pool and bathhouse, resulting in a larger and newer pool for Akron residents.

Coming Soon