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MetroParks Board of Park Commissioners Meeting- Friday, February 26, 2021

Feb 24, 2021, 11:24 AM by User Not Found

MetroParks Board of Park Commissioners meeting to conduct regular business originally scheduled for Thursday, February 25, 2021 will held, as previously announced, Friday, February 26, 2021 to assure a quorum.  The meeting will be held virtually, via Zoom, beginning at 3:00 pm.


The MetroParks welcomes your interest in the park system. Because of the Public Health Emergency, the Board will hold a virtual meeting only.

If you wish to observe the meeting and/or address the Board during its meeting, at the time and day of the meeting shown above please enter into your internet capable smart phone or computer.

To address the Board, please email your name and postal address to before the official start of the Board Meeting. Comments may not to exceed 3 minutes in length. Comments will be limited to one comment period per person per meeting. In order to conduct other business, the Presiding Officer of the Board may establish a maximum period of time for public comments. If time limits prevent you from addressing the Board during the scheduled meeting, MetroParks invites you to email any comments to the Board at

Trouble accessing the Zoom meeting? Request assistance by emailing

To view Agenda click on the link below:

February 26, 2021 Board of Park Commissioners Meeting Agenda


  • Great Miami River Trail Construction to Begin – Timberhill Area of Rentschler Forest MetroPark and Unpaved Portion of Great Miami River Trail to Close

    Jul 30, 2021, 11:55 AM

    Starting August 16, 2021, the Timberhill Area of Rentschler Forest MetroPark and the unpaved portion of the Great Miami River Trail (GMRT) connecting Timberhill to Reigart Road will close for construction of the Great Miami River Trail Extension project. The closure is expected to last until June 2022.

  • Gilmore MetroPark Closures - Beginning July 26, 2021

    Jul 16, 2021, 14:11 PM

    The Gilmore Road Entrance to Gilmore MetroPark will be closed July 26, 2021 through October 29, 2021. The southwestern portion of Gilmore MetroPark will also be closed July 26, 2021 until Fall of 2022. These closures are for the City of Hamilton Utility Relocation and Miami 2 Miami Trail Projects. Please see the “news” section for details and maps of the closure areas.

  • Updated: Section of the Great Miami River Trail Closed - Updated 7/16/2021

    May 24, 2021, 11:04 AM

    The Great Miami River Trail in Middletown remains closed between Barnitz Park and the River Center for sewer work. Visit the News Section for detour information and a map of the closed area and detour. Thank you for your patience and understanding!