Mission & History
Preserving natural areas for the public appreciation, education, and recreational use.
The Sandusky County Park District was created on December 7, 1973. It was created because of an opportunity to develop an abandoned quarry operation into a public park. The property was owned by the State of
The Park District is governed by a three member, volunteer Board of Park Commissioners who have been appointed by the Probate Judge.
Park Board: Jim Fails, Brad Lawrence, Sharon Wilson
Park District income is derived from a 1 mill property tax levy that was passed in 2016. This 10 year levy brings in approximately $1,000,000 annually. Additional income comes from user fees, grants, and donations.