Parks & Recreation

Park Board:
  • Members:  Jeff Epplen, Robert Simmons, Glenn Rice (Chairman), Acena Beck, and Tom McKinley
  • Meeting Dates: starting in August the park board will meet regularly on the 1st Tuesday of the month at the city building at 7:00PM:
    • Park Board does not meet in January because of the Holiday Season. 
    • Do to the State of Emergency in the Commonwealth of Kentucky, the Park Board will not meet on April 7th, the next meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 5th at 7:00.    
  • Meeting Locations:  Ft. Mitchell City Building 

Great little history lesson about Ormsby Mitchel who the Ft. Mitchell Park is named after (General Ormsby Mitchel Park):  https://www.wcpo.com/longform/lighthouse-of-the-sky 

General Ormsby Mitchel Park Long Range Plan

  • Site Rendering for Long Range Plan:  Site Rendering of General Ormsby Mitchel Park
  • New Pavilion & Rest Rooms:  Pavilion Concept
  • Walking Trail
  • Parking Lot Expansion
  • Reorientation of the baseball field:  new dugouts/outfield fence/batting cage
  • Second Pavilion/Ampitheater area at the base of the baseball field using the grading of the hillside for seating.