Parks

Responsibilities


The Parks Department maintains approximately 45 acres of parks, green spaces, and trees. A map of the complete park system can be viewed here.

Park Rules & Regulations


Click here to see the various park rules and regulations. If you have further questions please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 614-488-3111.


 Name of Grandview Heights Park 

 

Address 

 Burr Avenue Park** 
 850 Burr Ave.
 C Ray Buck Park 
 1280 Goodale Blvd.
 First Avenue Park**   850 First Ave. 
 Goodale Green Space west of Urlin**   Goodale and Urlin
 Grandview Center   1515 Goodale Blvd. 
 Grandview Heights Memorial Park**  1135 W Second Ave
 McKinley Park  1661 Goodale Blvd. 
 Parkway Mini Park  1139 Parkway Dr. North
 Parkway Park**
 1115 Oxley Road
 Pierce Field   1080 W 1st Avenue
 Urlin Tennis Courts  1755 Goodale Blvd. 
 Virginia Ave. Park  1227 Parkway Drive
 Wallace Gardens**
1581 Goodale Blvd. 
 Wyman Woods 1520 Goodale Blvd. 
 Yard Street Green Space**   785 Yard Street 
** Pet friendly park **Pets must be kept under control and their waste picked up.


Pets in Parks



In Grandview Heights we love our furry friends. The map above lays out the pet-friendly parks in our City. Please be a responsible pet owner and clean up after your pet and keep them under control at all times. Certain parks, including Pierce Field, McKinley Field, Wyman Woods (except on the perimeter path only) and C. Ray Buck Sports Park, are posted “No Dogs” and as such owners are not permitted to allow their pets into these parks. This helps keep playing fields and playground equipment areas clean and safe for our children and community at large.

  • For details, see section 505.06 of the Codified Ordinances of the City of Grandview Heights. City Ordinance 505.04 states that “no person, being the owner or having charge of any dog, cat, or other domestic animal shall permit it to run at large upon any public property, including sidewalks, rights of way and streets, or upon the premises of another.” 
  • Failure to clean up after your pet is not only disrespectful to your neighbors, it is also illegal (Section 505.05 of the Codified Ordinances) and poses a health hazard. Humans and their pets are susceptible to a host of parasites and other illnesses that can be transmitted via fecal waste; these diseases include Hepatitis A, hookworms and others. Children are especially susceptible to such illnesses. Please be responsible and clean up after your pet.
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