We Celebrate Juneteenth

Photo: Sunrise over the Maumee River brings the promise of a new day


On Juneteenth, we reflect on how far our nation has come, and how far we have to go. At Metroparks Toledo, we are listening, learning and eager to be part of a better future.

Our highest priority is to place a Metropark within five miles of every residence in Lucas County, because nature belongs to everyone and everyone benefits from a cleaner, greener community.

On this historical day, we add our voice to the chorus heard across the USA when we say, emphatically,