For the Media

Media contact:

Scott Carpenter
Director of Public Relations
Metroparks of the Toledo Area
(419) 407-9726


Metroparks has an extensive archive of photos available to media. For information, please use the contact above.


Name Usage:

First reference: Metroparks of the Toledo Area

Subsequent references: Metroparks

Metroparks (the agency) is a singular property noun. Examples: the Metroparks administration, a Metroparks ranger

Each park in the system is a Metropark: IE: Pearson Metropark, Swan Creek Preserve Metropark

Legal name (used only on formal documents): Metropolitan Park District of the Toledo Area

Metropolitan park districts are regional government agencies under the Ohio Revised Code, section 1545