Detroit Mayor Says Adoptions Will Keep More Parks Open, Maintained This SeasonMike Duggan says Duggan the city has doubled the number of seasonal workers and is committed to maintaining 150 parks.
Detroit Mower Gang Is Back In Action, Kicking Grass One Park At A TimeThe Detroit Mower Gang is back in action, kicking grass and saving parks across the city, one overgrown field at a time.
Plans Detailed For GM Plant Site To Become ParkA design for the site, which is being called Chevy Commons, is being presented to the public on Thursday.
Projects Expand Lansing-Area Network Of Trails"It's really going to be a transformational year for south Lansing," said Chad Gamble, the city's director of operations.
Take A Walk In Michigan's Only 'Dark Sky Park'Are you afraid of the dark?
Sewer-Fouled Splash Pad Prompts Illness ComplaintsOfficials got about a dozen calls reporting illnesses after Traverse City's new $360K splash pad rained human waste-water on kids.
Southfield Installing Security Cameras In Parks To Deter CrimeThe city of Southfield is going behind the lens in an effort to stop vandalism.
Snyder Signs $23M Bill For Recreation ProjectsGov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation to spend $23 million for land purchases and trail upgrades.
Wanted: Volunteers To Spruce Up Michigan ParksMany of the state parks are in need of caring and you can help make them look beautiful.
Detroit Mowers Gang Pledges To Clean Up Neglected, Closed ParksOne volunteer organization is teaming up to make sure the recently closed neighborhood parks in Detroit will get a little extra attention this year.
50 Detroit Parks, Plus Pools To Close Amid Budget StruggleDetroit Mayor Dave Bing says budget problems will force the city to close 50 parks this spring -- and no outdoor pools will be open this year.
6th Graders Help City Design Proposed Splash PadZeeland Christian School sixth-graders will be helping Zeeland officials put together a "splash pad" proposal.
Best Spots For A Picnic In Las VegasLas Vegas' desert location doesn't mean the area lacks stunning picnic sites. From duck ponds and fishing to romantic desert views, this city has just the right picnic hideaway for every basket. Enjoy the little spot just outside of town where mountain goats come join dinner, but be sure not to miss out on the most stunning picnic locales in the neighborhood.
Snyder Pledges New Approach To Public LandsGov. Rick Snyder drew applause from a variety of interest groups with his pledge to retool state government's approach to managing its 4.6 million acres of forests, parks and open spaces that supports the economy and provides a bountiful outdoor playground.
Recreation Passport Price Goes Up $1 Next YearThe price of the Recreation Passport needed to enter Michigan's state parks, recreation areas and forest campgrounds is going up $1 effective next year.