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. 
    • Next Meeting Date is December 3rd, 7:00 at the City Building
  • 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.  

Bid Schedule for General Ormsby Mitchel Park Renovations:

  • October 11th: Bid opening on demolition/site work (10:00AM)
  • October 21st: Bid opening on buildings (Pavilion/Dugouts/Maintenance Garage)