Washington Park

EcoSculpt
5:31 pm
Sat April 6, 2013

EcoSculpt 2013

EcoSculpt 2013 has arrived in celebration of Earth Day. Artists are chosen to build a sculpture made entirely out of recycled materials.  The works are being displayed at Washington Park until April 26th.  Visitors can vote on their favorite sculpture. The winners will receive cash prizes. 

MidPoint Music Festival
11:27 am
Thu September 27, 2012

MidPoint Music Festival puts spotlight on Indie bands

MidPoint Music Festival kicks off Thursday night in Washington Park.

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Law
1:55 pm
Thu September 20, 2012

Latest on Washington Park rules dispute

(WVXU News)

The Greater Cincinnati Homeless Coalition is claiming victory over what it called "special signs" erected at Washington Park in Over-the-Rhine. Three people living near the park filed suit September 4th.  Coalition Executive Director Josh Spring says the Cincinnati Park Board voted today to strike down Park Rule 28, which he says allowed the board to post a sign in any park with any special rules that would be enforced like law.

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Local News
6:15 pm
Tue September 4, 2012

Washington Park rules lead to lawsuit

Three Cincinnati residents who live near Washington Park are filing a federal civil rights suit against the city's park board and parks director over rules for the park.  The suit by Jerry Davis, Andrew Fitzpatrick, and Agnes Brown says the rules were created in an unconstitutional fashion that discriminates against certain classes of people. 

Greater Cincinnati Homeless Coalition executive director Josh Spring says the Washington Park rules are different from the ones in other city parks:

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Volleyball tournament in Washington Park
3:57 pm
Fri August 31, 2012

AVP Cincinnati Open underway in new home

Tana Weingartner

Washington Park holds its first Cincinnati AVP Open this Labor Day Weekend. This year, Olympic beach volleyball gold medalist Kerri Walsh will join other Olympians as they compete to make it to the championship in Santa Barbara, CA next week.

Sports insiders are interested to find out if this tournament will reveal Walsh’s new partner. Nicole Banagh is the current favorite to take the place of Misty May-Treanor.

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