Land transfers from Blossom to Cuyahoga Valley National Park
Published: November 15, 2011 - 07:50 AM
By Bob Downing
Beacon Journal staff writer
A ceremonial oversize deed to the Blossom Forest waits to be signed and dated as Stan Austin (right), Superintendent, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, talks about the announcement that the final piece of a two phase effort to protect 578 acres of the 780-acre Blossom Music Center has been finalized and that the land has been conserved as an addition to the National Park, during a news conference at Sarah's Vineyard in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. The property, situated outside both Akron and Cleveland and entirely within the National Park, was purchase for a total of $9.247 million dollars that came from the federal Land and Water Conservation Fund. (Ed Suba Jr./Akron Beacon Journal)
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