Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Highland Square Tour

photo via akronstock.com / Shane Wynn



What: Highland Square Tour
When: Saturday, August 22,2015
Led by: Katie Carver Reed and Anita Marron from the Highland Square Neighborhood Association
Start time: 1:00 PM
End time: 2:30 PM
Meeting and end location: Frank's Place 549 W Market St, Akron, OH 44303
Walk accessibility: bike friendly, strollers welcomed, pets welcomed, kid friendly
Parking: Frank's Place and Rockne's Parking Lots (Off Market Street)

This walk will highlight the lesser known areas of the Highland Square neighborhood and the popular business district. The walk will incorporate neighborhood history with information about future neighborhood developments and projects.

Route:
Frank's Place on Market
Temple Israel/ Akron Digital Academy
The Merriman
Blue Sky Ceramic Arts
Dr. Bob's House
Statue on Portage Path
Highland Square Business District
Amer's Gas Station


A note from the leaders: 
We are passionate about Highland Square and are proud residents of the neighborhood. We are excited to highlight the lesser known gems and interesting history of our neighborhood, as well as highlighting the new businesses and development currently happening.