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City, Neighborhood Groups Unveil New Walking Trail at Jackson Park - The Vindicator

A South Side neighborhood will have a new walking trail thanks to the 7th Ward Citizens Coalition, the city of Youngstown and the Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corp.

A quarter-mile walking trail was unveiled Monday in Jackson Park on the South Side during a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Despite the cold, rainy afternoon, a group of partners and collaborators on the project gathered at the park to see the trail’s official unveiling.

Ian Beniston, executive director of the Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corp., led the event during which he praised the collaboration on the project and discussed upcoming work at the site. To read the full story from The Vindicator, click here.