Parks & Recreation

Published July 24, 2020

EASTPOINTE — The city of Eastpointe broke ground on its upcoming expansion to Goetz Park July 18.

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Published July 21, 2020

SOUTHFIELD — It may look a little different this year, but summer fun is in full swing in Southfield.

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Published July 21, 2020

ROCHESTER HILLS — Bicyclists, runners and anyone else utilizing the Paint Creek Trail can explore a new pollinator garden approximately 1/4 mile north of Tienken Road in Rochester Hills.

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Published July 21, 2020

ROCHESTER HILLS — Families are invited to embark on a watershed scavenger hunt to become a “River Ranger” this summer in a new program offered by the Clinton River Watershed Council.

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Published July 21, 2020

BERKLEY — The Berkley Parks and Recreation Department has started its master plan process, and it is asking residents to provide feedback on what they want in their parks.

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Published July 20, 2020

FRASER — The final phase of McKinley Barrier-Free Park — at least for now — is in the process of completion.

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Published July 20, 2020

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — The Clinton Township Civic Center has been chosen for the site for the township’s first inclusive playground.

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Published July 17, 2020

ST. CLAIR SHORES — The Fourth of July celebrated the birth of the United States and, in St. Clair Shores, the opening of the municipal pool.

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Published July 17, 2020

MADISON HEIGHTS — At the start of the year, the Madison Heights Environmental Citizens Committee, or ECC, convened its first subcommittee meeting for what is now called The Bloom Project — an initiative that aims to plant gardens across the city.

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Published July 7, 2020

ROYAL OAK — For the last several weeks, construction crews have been back at work at the future site of Normandy Oaks Park, 4234 Delemere Blvd., near Crooks and Normandy roads.

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Published July 6, 2020

FERNDALE — Heading into the spring of 2020, the city of Ferndale was expecting to tackle improvement projects for two of the city’s parks.

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Published July 2, 2020

STERLING HEIGHTS — Every dog has its day, and at long last, they are all scheduled to have their opening day at the new dog park at Delia Park in Sterling Heights.

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Published July 1, 2020

MADISON HEIGHTS — While the Red Oaks Waterpark is closed for the 2020 season due to COVID-19, Oakland County officials are encouraging residents to go out and explore the other county properties, of which there are several in the city of Madison Heights.

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Published July 1, 2020

MADISON HEIGHTS — Wildwood Park is now upgraded with accessible play structures, accessible tables and an accessible park entrance, making it a welcoming destination for residents and visitors of all ability levels.

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Published June 23, 2020

ROCHESTER — The city of Rochester is hoping to get grant funding from the state to update the tot lot playground, near Ludlow Avenue, in Rochester Municipal Park.

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Published June 23, 2020

GROSSE POINTE WOODS — Grosse Pointe Woods residents who utilize the Grosse Pointe Woods Aquatic Facility at Lake Front Park, located on Jefferson Avenue, will be glad to know the pool will open July 1.

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Published June 23, 2020

GROSSE POINTES — Just in time for what is traditionally the steamiest portion of a Michigan summer, municipal pools are beginning to reopen in the Grosse Pointes. However, like almost everything else in the COVID-19 era, this won’t be a typical summer for recreation.

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Published June 23, 2020

BERKLEY — The development of Oxford/Merchants Park has been long-gestating for Berkley, but the city is hopeful that the project can get underway later this year.

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Published June 22, 2020

ROCHESTER — The Clinton River Watershed Council is warning people to avoid paddling the Clinton River between downtown Rochester and the Yates dam due to an issue with river flow.

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Published June 19, 2020

METRO DETROIT — The Clinton River is the ninth Michigan waterway to become a state-designated water trail.

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