On Monday, May 9th the City of Cleveland began resurfacing operations on Carter Road. The work is part of a larger project which includes resurfacing of sections of Willey Ave. and Train Avenue, and improvements to Scranton Road from Fairfield to Carter Road. The project work scope includes: New striping and signs, including exclusive bike lanes and parking lanes […]
Congrats to Cleveland Metroparks on their 2016 Vibrant City Impact Award. There is lots of great footage of Scranton Flats and Rivergate Park in this Metroparks produced video.
Scranton Flats won a Merit Award in the “Design: Constructed” category at the 2015 Ohio Chapter American Society of Landscape Architects Awards. Each year the Ohio Chapter of ASLA honors the best in landscape architecture from around the state. The Awards Program brings to public awareness of the outstanding projects and services of Landscape Architects and […]
How Canalway Partners came to acquire the land used for Scranton Flats, which was gifted to the City of Cleveland in 2014. “Towpath Trail wins $3M in Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funds” To paraphrase an old and wise saying: “you can learn more in defeat than in victory.” Such was the case when Tim Donovan […]
On August 13th 2015, Canalway Partners teamed up with Hyland Software, BVU Volunteers, Sherwin Williams and Forest City for a large graffiti clean-up project in the Flats. The clean-up was part of Hyland Software’s annual “Summer of Service” program, which sent 300+ Hyland employees to volunteer project sites across Tremont. Sherwin Williams donated paint and supplies. The wall covers a […]
It has been a while since we’ve checked in on the Innerbelt Bridge project– now called the George V. Voinovich Bridge. Since our last post, the first span has opened, the 1959 Bridge has been demolished in dramatic fashion, and the second span has made major progress. How does the George V. Voinovich Bridge relate […]
The Director of the National Park Service, John Jarvis joined Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur, the Cleveland Metroparks and the Greater Cleveland YMCA July 13th at Scranton Flats for a special announcement. The National Park Service is teaming up with the YMCA and the American Express Foundation to fund Volunteer Coordinator and Americorps Vista positions for two years […]
Thanks to Jim Ridge of Share the River for this awesome visual of Scranton Flats– this is real *not* a rendering! Today’s Throwback Thursday subject? The impressive change that #ScrantonFlats have undergone in just 2 years! Canalway… Posted by Share the River on Thursday, July 2, 2015
Learn more about Scranton Flats, in Stage 4 of the Towpath Trail Extension Project.
Very cool video from Share the River documenting Peregrine Falcons (and the people who watch them) at Scranton Flats. Last weekend we ran into C&C’s Ohio Peregrine Page at Scranton Flats on the #CuyahogaRiver. Bolt & Cuyahoga are the… Posted by Share the River on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 This Falcon was photographed at Scranton Flats […]