As a group, we are very appreciative of the support given to us by Todd Franko, the Editor of the Youngstown Vindicator. Friends has been busy this spring at the Spring Commons Park located by the Mahoning River and the historic B & O Banquet Hall. Through the support of Neighborhood SUCCESS, a program of … Continue reading Thank You!
Join the Friends of the Mahoning River at their October membership meeting on the 17th at 6:30 pm at the Oak Hill Collaborative on Oak Hill, in Youngstown, Ohio. We have committees working on all types of projects related to the Mahoning River, her watershed, and all kinds of fun and interesting things. From installation … Continue reading October 17th FOMR Membership Meeting
Proposed Girard Canoe/Kayak Launch Site (select to enlarge) Enter on River St. (on left), exit on Front St (on right) 20' X 4' dock Flat Landing area Gravel parking area Turn-around areas Lawn areas 9 Regular and 6 pull-through (trailer) parking areas
41 grass-roots groups seek Wean funds for neighborhood projects Published: Sat, January 31, 2015 @ 9:55 p.m. WARREN Joan Sullivan is looking forward to beautifying and improving a city park that features a large chess board with 30-inch pieces, so one of her opening moves was to try to secure funding for the ambitious project. … Continue reading Wean Grant Application
Youngstown Soup, a community dinner that provides micro grants to projects that benefit the community, had its first soup dinner and grant presentations on April 27, 2014 at the Calvin Center on Mahoning Avenue. Friends of the Mahoning River had the opportunity to be one of the four presenters who had been chosen from all … Continue reading Friends of the Mahoning Present at Youngstown SOUP!