(DUBLIN, Ohio) – The City of Dublin’s Parks and Recreation Department received three Ohio Parks and Recreation Association (OPRA) Awards of Excellence at the 2013 OPRA Educational Conference and Trade Show on Tuesday, Feb. 26.
These awards include:
- First place for Historical and Cultural Programs: Thaddeus Kosciuszko Park
- First place for Community Wellness Programs: Healthy Dublin
- Second place for Youth and Family Programs: Safety City Plus
OPRA is a non-profit organization of more than 1,400 parks and recreation agencies, and professionals dedicated to providing quality recreation opportunities to all Ohioans and the stewardship of Ohio’s parks and natural resources.
Since 1967, these prestigious awards have showcased outstanding achievements among Ohio’s parks and recreation agencies in 28 categories, ranging from park development to leadership. Judges for the 2012 awards are recognized authorities in the field of parks and recreation management.
Megan Canavan, Public Information Officer
Blaine Kelly, Community Relations