For The Media
For media inquiries, or to be included in news release distribution, contact:
Director of Public Relations
Media calls after hours: 419-270-2919
Metroparks has an exensive collection of images available to the media. For inquires, please use the contact information above.
Metroparks Name Usage
The preferred name for the agency (and most recognizable by the public) is:
Metroparks of the Toledo Area (first reference)
Metroparks (subsequent references)
Metroparks is a proper noun written as one word; the "M" is capitalized.
An individual park owned by the agency is referred to as a Metropark.
The Metroparks board
A Metroparks ranger
Swan Creek Preserve Metropark
The organization's legal name, Metropolitan Park District of the Toledo Area, is used only in official business, when necessary.
Additional information that may be helpful to media can be found in the About Metroparks section.