Summit County Metro
Parks Rangers

Doug Shepard

975 Treaty Line Road
Akron, Ohio 44313

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The mission of Metro Parks, Serving Summit County is to acquire, conserve, and manage natural resources and to provide the public with safe, outdoor recreation and educational opportunities through a system of regional natural area parks.

The Ranger Departments 30 sworn personnel, assist in this mission, by providing for the safety of visitors, the protection of wildlife, and the enforcement of our Park Code of Ordinances as well as State and local laws.

We are dispatched through the Summit County Sheriff's Radio room- 330-643-2181.