Road closings in and around Mill Creek MetroParks

Mill Creek MetroParks Road Closures

The following roads in Mill Creek Park will be closed to vehicular traffic from approximately 6 – 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 19, for the YMCA Triathlon:

  • Price Road
  • West Glacier Drive
  • West Drive
  • Bears Den Drive
  • New Cross Drive
  • Cross Drive
  • West Cohasset Drive
  • High Drive
  • Chestnut Hill Drive
  • East Park Drive
  • Valley Drive

Always use caution when driving on MetroParks roads as many of these roads are also used by pedestrians and bicyclists. Pedestrians and bicyclists should be reminded to also use caution and be aware of vehicular traffic when on these roads.

Road Closed for Wall Garden Maintenance

Our landscape crew is doing some maintenance on the Wall Garden today (July 7); W West Dr. between Bears Den Rd. and W Glacier Dr. will be closed until about 2pm. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Mill Creek MetroParks Road Closures Sunday

The following roads in Mill Creek Park will be closed to vehicular traffic as well as cyclists and pedestrians from approximately 7 a.m. until noon on Sunday, April 19, 2015 for the Casal’s 5K:

  • Old Mill Drive
  • Kreider’s Entrance
  • West Newport Drive
  • East Newport Drive
  • Chestnut Hill Drive
  • New Cross Drive
  • Bears Den Drive
  • Cross Drive
  • West Drive

Always use caution when driving on MetroParks roads as many of these roads are also used by pedestrians and bicyclists. Pedestrians and bicyclists should be reminded to also use caution and be aware of vehicular traffic when on these roads. For more information about Mill Creek MetroParks, visit our website at www.millcreekmetroparks.org.

Mill Creek MetroParks to Re-Open Roads Closed During Winter

Effective the afternoon of Friday, April 10, the following roads in Mill Creek Park will re-open to vehicular traffic:

  • Chestnut Hill Drive, between Canfield Road and the Kirkmere Spur
  • High Drive, between the Kirkmere Spur and West Cohasset Drive
  • Calvary Run Drive, between Belle Vista Avenue and Milton Avenue

Always use caution when driving on MetroParks roads as many of these roads are also used by pedestrians and bicyclists. Pedestrians and bicyclists should be reminded to also use caution and be aware of vehicular traffic when on these roads. For more information about Mill Creek MetroParks, visit our website at www.millcreekmetroparks.org.

 

Mill Creek MetroParks Winter Road Closures

Effective Monday, November 17, the following roads in Mill Creek Park will be closed to vehicular traffic for the winter:

  • Chestnut Hill Drive between Canfield Road and the Kirkmere Spur
  • High Drive between the Kirkmere Spur and West Cohasset Drive
  • Calvary Run Drive between Belle Vista Avenue and Milton Avenue

When closed to vehicular traffic, these roads are available for recreational use for hiking, cross country skiing and sledding. Aside from recreational opportunities, benefits of winter road closures include cost savings associated with snow/ice removal as well as a reduction of negative environmental impacts from deicing salt. All roads will reopen in the spring when weather permits.

In the winter months, snow and ice can create slippery roadway conditions. Roads with limited shoulders, lack of guardrails and steep grades can become increasingly hazardous for motorists. Always use caution when driving on MetroParks roads. For more information about Mill Creek MetroParks, visit our website at www.millcreekmetroparks.org or call 330.702.3000.

Mill Creek MetroParks Road Closures – 10/11/2014

The following roads in Mill Creek Park will be closed to vehicular traffic as well as cyclists and pedestrians from approximately 7 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 11, for the Out of the Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk:

• Bears Den Drive
• Cross Drive
• New Cross Drive
• West Drive

Always use caution when driving on MetroParks roads as many of these roads are also used by pedestrians and bicyclists. Pedestrians and bicyclists should be reminded to also use caution and be aware of vehicular traffic when on these roads. For more information about Mill Creek MetroParks, visit our website at www.millcreekmetroparks.org.

Mill Creek MetroParks Road Closures (9.28.2014)

The following roads in Mill Creek Park will be closed to vehicular traffic as well as cyclists and pedestrians from approximately 7 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, September 28, 2014 for the Run Ytown 10 Miler:

  •  Old Mill Drive
  •  Kreider’s Entrance
  •  West Newport Drive
  •  East Newport Drive
  •  Chestnut Hill Drive

Always use caution when driving on MetroParks roads as many of these roads are also used by pedestrians and bicyclists. Pedestrians and bicyclists should be reminded to also use caution and be aware of vehicular traffic when on these roads. For more information about Mill Creek MetroParks, visit our website at www.millcreekmetroparks.org.

Road Closures for event

The following roads in Mill Creek Park will be closed to vehicular traffic as well as cyclists and pedestrians from approximately 6 a.m. until noon on Sunday, September 14, 2014 for the Green Cathedral Half Marathon/5K/Kids Fun Run:

  • Bears Den Drive
  • Lily Pond Drive
  • West Drive
  • West Glacier Drive
  • Robinson Hill Drive
  • East Glacier Drive
  • Memorial Hill Drive
  • East Cohasset Drive
  • East Park Drive
  • Valley Drive
  • Old Mill Drive
  • East Newport Drive
  • Kreider’s Entrance
  • West Newport Drive
  • Chestnut Hill Drive
  • High Drive
  • West Cohasset Drive
  • Cross Drive
  • New Cross Drive

Always use caution when driving on MetroParks roads as many of these roads are also used by pedestrians and bicyclists. Pedestrians and bicyclists should be reminded to also use caution and be aware of vehicular traffic when on these roads. For more information about Mill Creek MetroParks, visit our website at www.millcreekmetroparks.org.

Mill Creek MetroParks West Golf Drive Road Closure

A portion of West Golf Drive in Mill Creek Park from the Mill Creek Golf Course to Shields Road will be closed to vehicular traffic as well as cyclists and pedestrians beginning September 2. The road will be closed to undergo storm drainage pipe and asphalt paving work. The Mill Creek Golf Course will remain open and can be accessed from the entrance on Rt. 224. The project is expected to take approximately 6-8 weeks.

For more information about Mill Creek MetroParks, visit our website at www.millcreekmetroparks.org.

Mill Creek MetroParks Trail Closure

The Shields Road entrance to the East Golf Hike/Bike Trail in Mill Creek MetroParks will be closed on Thursday, July 31 for pipe replacement. A small portion of the Trail itself will also be closed near the Shields Road entrance.

For more information about Mill Creek MetroParks, visit our website at www.millcreekmetroparks.org.