Portfolio Category: Land Restoration

Highland Park Golf Course

Highland Park Golf Course, located in the village of Highland Hills and owned by the City of Cleveland, has some claim to fame. It hosted the Cleveland Open in the mid-1960s and saw greats like Palmer, Nicholas, and Tony Lema. It is where Cleveland native Bob Hope first played golf. But recently, Highland Park has…
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Mill Creek Watershed Plan

The Mill Creek Watershed Partnership is a community-based partnership of citizens, businesses, governments, agencies, and community groups dedicated to working together for the improvement of the Mill Creek Watershed. Mill Creek is a large direct tributary to the Cuyahoga River and its headwaters begin in the City of Beachwood; it then makes a windy course…
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The Jacubic Post Property

This 4.3 acre property was purchased by the American Legion in June of 2006. The house that was on this property was donated to the Parma Fire Department for a “controlled burn” training. In 2013 the idea arose to build a bridge to the property so that people could enjoy the beautiful, 5-acre wooded lot.…
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Greathouse Wetlands

The evolution of the Greathouse Wetlands in the West Creek Reservation of Cleveland Metroparks began in 1998 when 72 percent of Parma voters supported Issue 69, preserving 160 acres of the West Creek valley as natural public parkland. Although surrounded by suburban neighborhoods, the presence of two landfills along the creek site had for many…
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