July Board Meeting Update

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The July meeting of the Clermont County Park District Board of Park Commissioners has been moved to Thursday July 7th at 12pm. It will be held at Park District Headquarters, 2156 US Hwy 50, Batavia, Ohio. For more information, or to be included on the agenda, call 513-732-2977.

June Board Meeting Change

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The June meeting of the Clermont County Park District has been moved to Wednesday June 8th at 12pm. It will be held at Park District Headquarters, Pattison Farmside, 2156 US Hwy 50, Batavia, Ohio. For more information, or to be included on the agenda, call 513-732-2977.

Community Parks Improvement Grant Applications

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The Clermont County Park District announces that applications are now available for the 2022 Community Parks Improvement Grant Program. It is designed to help Clermont County townships and villages make improvements to their parks. The Board of Park Commissioners has authorized the distribution of up to $100,000.00 for the 2022 program. Each application can be for up to $20,000.00.

Funding for the program has been provided by the Clermont County Park District Board of Park Commissioners as a component of the Park District’s property tax levy. Eligible entities are townships, villages, and cities that own and maintain parks within Clermont County.

Any questions you have regarding the application should be directed to Chris Clingman at cclingman@clermontcountyohio.gov or 513-260-6562.

For an application click here: Community Grant App Package 2022

December Board Meeting Change

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The December meeting of the Clermont County Park District has been moved to Monday December 6, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. It will be held at Park District Headquarters, Pattison Farmside, 2156 US Hwy 50, Batavia, Ohio. For more information, or to be included on the agenda, call 513-732-2977.

November Board Meeting Change

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The November meeting of the Clermont County Park District has been moved to Wednesday November 10, 2021, at noon. It will be held at Park District Headquarters, Pattison Farmside, 2156 US Hwy 50, Batavia, Ohio. For more information, or to be included on the agenda, call 513-732-2977.

September Board Meeting Change

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The September meeting of the Clermont County Park District has been moved to Wednesday September 15, 2021, at noon. It will be held at Park District Headquarters, Pattison Farmside, 2156 US Hwy 50, Batavia, Ohio. For more information, or to be included on the agenda, call 513-732-2977.

August Board Meeting Change

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The August meeting of the Clermont County Park District has been moved to Monday, August 9, 2021, at noon. It will be held at Park District Headquarters, Pattison Farmside, 2156 US Hwy 50, Batavia, Ohio. For more information, or to be included on the agenda, call 513-732-2977.

Torbeck Named Next Clermont Park District Leader

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Joshua P. Torbeck has been named the new Executive Director of the Clermont County Park District by the county’s Board of Park Commissioners. Torbeck began in his new position on July 17.

Torbeck, 40, has more than 10 years of professional experience in the parks and recreation industry and currently serves as a regional director in the Great Parks of Hamilton County system, overseeing more than 3,300 acres of parks and nature preserves in the western part of the county. Previously, Torbeck served as a park manager with Metro Parks of Butler County, director of parks in Berea, Kentucky and as Delhi Township’s director of parks and recreation.

“We believe we have found, in Josh, the leader who will take our park district to the next level,” Dave Anspach, board chairman, said. “The board was impressed with his experience and, most of all, his enthusiasm to get started.”

Torbeck will replace Chris Clingman, who has served as Clermont County’s Park Director, since 1999. Clingman will help with the transition and take on various special project responsibilities within the district. He will be honored with the William H. Over Leadership Award on July 21 at the annual Clermont County Chamber of Commerce Salute to Leaders dinner.

July Board Meeting Date Change

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The July meeting of the Clermont County Park District has been moved to Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at noon. It will be held at Park District Headquarters, Pattison Farmside, 2156 US Hwy 50, Batavia, Ohio. This meeting will include the 2021-2022 Tax Budget Hearing for the Park District. For more information, or to be included on the agenda, call 513-732-2977.

Special Board Meeting June 3 at 10:00 a.m.

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The Clermont County Park Board will hold a Special Board Meeting Thursday, June 3 at 10:00 a.m. at Pattison Park Lodge. Meeting will convene to go into Executive Session under Ohio Revised Code section 121.22g1, to discuss employee actions concerning hiring, discipline & termination.