News & Media

September 18, 2023

City of Youngstown to be featured on PBS show

September 16, 2023

Penguin City to Host Watch Party for PBS Show ‘City Centric’

August 18, 2023

Youngstown CityScape to Host 3rd Annual Mum Sale

Over 20 trees planted at Youngstown’s Wick Park.

August 15, 2023

CityScape Seeks Nominations for 2023 Beautification Awards

June 3, 2023

‘Under Construction and Growing’: Hundreds gather to beautify city’s downtown.

Volunteers restore tree canopy, improve greenspace.

June 3, 2023

An army of 730 colors Youngstown vibrant!

Alicia Spitler is accustomed to doing her part to improve people’s lives and lifestyles, but she’s also amenable to doing the same for the area she loves.

‘Positive Attitude’ for Streetscape Blooms Amid Construction

Sharon Letson is philosophical about navigating this year’s edition of Streetscape.

April 25, 2023

Wick Park gets redecorated naturally…

Volunteers restore tree canopy, improve greenspace.

Over 20 trees planted at Youngstown’s Wick Park.

April 19, 2023

Students clean up campus for Earth Day

A hundred students teamed up with Youngstown CityScape to clean up around campus and nearby areas.

Students cleaning campus, kick off Earth Day festivities for Youngstown CityScape.

April 14, 2023

Pop-Up Shop at CityScape at Briel’s

Youngstown CityScape will host its first Nature’s Blossoms Florist Mother’s Day pop-up shop.

March 21, 2023

2023 Streetscape Kickoff Breakfast

Youngstown CityScape Preps for Planting Day

Embracing downtown Youngstown’s construction and growth at 26th annual Streetscape Planting Day

February 15, 2023

Youngstown, CityScape Seek Input on Belmont Plan

November 11, 2023

2022 Beautification Award Winners

CityScape Gives Awards for Property Beautification

Youngstown Fetes Beauty

November 5, 2022

Capital Campaign News

Karr Foundation Donates $200,000 for Reimagining of Wick Park.

November 5, 2022

CityScape gets grant for Wick Park improvements.

November 7, 2022

$200,000 grant to refurbish Wick Park Pavilionexterior, create gardens.

August 22, 2022

Our Woman of the Year!

YBPW Names Youngstown CityScape Leader ‘Woman of the Year’

June 5, 2022

Streetscape 25 – The Silver Edition

Hundreds marvel at growth at Youngstown’s 25th StreetScape planting

The streets of downtown were packed with 650 volunteers as Youngstown CityScape held its 25 annual Streetscape event

March 16, 2022

CityScape Honored Jim Kinnick at 2003 Grass Roots Award Gala

“Jim Kinnick and Eastgate are 100% dedicated to the improvement of Youngstown and this region,”

March 18, 2022

Youngstown CityScape Launches $4.4 M Capital Campaign

As it enters its 25th year, Youngstown CityScape is launching a $4.4 million capital campaign to advance its beautification efforts in downtown and surrounding neighborhoods…

March 18, 2022

Youngstown Cityscape plans $2 million in Wick Park improvements

As Youngstown Cityscape kicked off its 25th year, it also announced a new capital campaign to raise more than $4 million in the next 3 to 5 years…

March 18, 2022

Group targets Youngstown Park for upgrades

Youngstown CityScape is kicking off its Streetscape 2022 campaign. The program is now in its 25th year…

March 16, 2022

Youngstown CityScape to kick off fundraising efforts for Streetscape 2022

Youngstown CityScape’s fundraising efforts for Streetscape 2022 will kick off at 8 a.m. Friday at Students Motivated by the Arts…

February 7, 2022

CityScape, DYP Work to Grow Downtown Business

Business in December at Bella Amica Casual Boutique was better than expected, owner Erin Lonsway says…

January 14, 2022

CityScape recognizes YSU alumni’s 20+ years of volunteer work

Youngstown State University alumni have been chosen to receive the 2022 David and Pat Sweet Grass Roots Award…..

January 2022

CityScape Seeds 2022 With Its Greenhouse

Despite the pandemic and the region’s economic fluidity, 2021 was a transformation for Youngstown CityScape…

December 3, 2021

Thousands turn out for Christmas Tree Lighting

Two Christmases ago, before COVID-19, on the first Friday in December, 10,000 people were in downtown Youngstown…

December 3rd, 2021

Youngstown CityScape collaborates with the Youngstown Flea for the Holiday Flea on Phelps

December 2, 2021

‘Ribbon of Memories’ mural painted on Andrews Ave. wall

Students in Youngtown State University’s department of art collaborated with Lit Youngstown…

November 28, 2021

Rejuvenated greenhouse hosts sale and open house

John Slanina waxed nostalgic as he recalled having visited the former Briel’s Flowers & Greenhouse as a child…

August 25, 2021

Youngstown CityScape has purchased the greenhouse property, formerly Briel’s Flowers and Greenhouse in Youngstown.

August 24, 2021

Youngstown CityScape purchases former Briel’s Flowers and Greenhouse location, hosts walk-through tour

November 27, 2018

Dedication Held For Wick Park Pavilion Renovation Project

The Rotary Club of Youngstown, in partnership with the City of Youngstown and Youngstown CityScape, held a dedication ceremony on Wednesday, November 27th for the recently renovated Wick Park…

July 20, 2019

Downtown Youngstown Partnership Adds 18 New Street Trees

18 Eastern Redbuds Trees Were Planted on Walnut and Commerce Streets The Downtown Youngstown Partnership, a component of Youngstown CityScape…

June 28, 2018

Downtown Youngstown Partnership Adds 18 Walking Tour Signs, Utility Art Box Project…

Youngstown CityScape dedicated its new downtown Youngstown self-guided walking signage project as well as a utility box art project on Wednesday, June 27th…

September 25, 2018

CityScape Partners with Green Youngstown To Tackle Cigarette Litter

The Cigarette Butts are Recycled and Turned Into Other Plastic Products…

July 26, 2017

Renovations underway to restore Youngstown’s most used recreational facility

July 26, 2017

Renovations to Wick Park Pavilion Underway

Work on a $350,000 renovation of the pavilion in Wick Park is underway as contractors began installation of a new roof, gutters and HVAC system.

April 6, 2017

The Youngstown’s Park Department, Youngstown CityScape and Youngstown State University dedicated three new outdoor fitness stations on Thursday morning.

April 4, 2017

Partners to Dedicate Wick Park Fitness Stations