Photographic Society Members' Show Rescheduled
Thursday, August 14 Cuyahoga Valley Photographic Society Members' Show has been rescheduled to 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 21 at Hines Hill Conference Center.
Towpath Trail Closure
Towpath Trail is closed from Mustill Store to Memorial Parkway for riverbank reinforcement. Detours posted. Closure will last 1 - 4 weeks into August. More »
Valley Bridle Trail south of SR 303, across from golf course, is collapsed by river. Hard closure. Plateau Trail Bridge, north of Valley Picnic Area is closed. No detours. Plateau & Oak Hill trails are open. More »
Quick Rd is closed from Akron Peninsula Rd to Pine Hollow Trailhead in Peninsula, from Wednesday, 7/16, for 6 weeks. Detours posted. More »
Riverview Road Repaving
Riverview Rd is being repaved from the Cuyahoga-Summit Cty line to Peninsula through Mon, 9/15. Road is open but there are still delays due to construction. Allow extra time. More »
Request for Proposals - Edgar and Holland Properties
Long-term Lease Opportunities
Cuyahoga Valley National Park has 11 farms in operation including a vineyard, vegetable and egg operations, livestock, pick-your-own and a community-supported vegetable farm.
This recruitment seeks a lessee for the Edgar Farm, in Valley View and the Holland Farm, in Peninsula. These farms are suitable for fruit and vegetable production, management-intensive grazing operations, and integrated crop-livestock enterprises
Edgar Farm Details
Holland Farm Details
Request For Proposal (RFP)
Farm open houses will be conducted on Monday, August 15 and Thursday, August 18; call the CVCC for details at 330-657-2542. Proposals will be accepted until 12:00 noon on Monday, October 3, 2011. Final selection of proposal is expected in late 2011 with occupancy to follow shortly thereafter.
These leases, available for up to 60 years, are open to all interested parties on a competitive basis with selection being based on the proposal's agricultural and economic soundness, responsiveness to a national park setting, engagement of the public, etc.
Questions about the property and this offering can be directed to 440-546-5903.
Did You Know?
November is the time to be on the lookout for bald eagles performing aerial courtship displays. Once eagles have selected each other, they plunge through the air in very high dives, locking their talons and breaking apart just when it looks as though they will crash to the ground.