Our mission is to develop and maintain the Cincinnati Parks website so it’s accessible to everyone. Each visitor and citizen using this website has the right to obtain information independently and conveniently, and interact with the website easily.

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Cincinnati Parks Reasonable Accommodation Policy

Cincinnati Parks is committed to providing a quality experience at all our parks and facilities by providing reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities upon request.

To request an accommodation fill out a Reasonable Accommodation Request Form linked here. Send completed forms to Kelly Piller. For questions call us at 513-357-2604.

City of Cincinnati Notice Under the ADA

The City of Cincinnati is dedicated to providing its programs, services, and activities without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, or transgendered status, or ethnic, national or Appalachian origin, or on the basis of any other category protected under federal, state and local laws.

In accordance with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (“ADA”), the City of Cincinnati will not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities on the basis of disability in its programs, services, or activities. The City will make reasonable modifications to its policies and programs to ensure that people with disabilities have an equal opportunity to enjoy its programs, services, and activities. The City will generally, upon request, provide appropriate aids for effective communication for qualified individuals with disabilities. Please contact the City’s Office of Aging and Accessibility if you require any special accommodations or communication aids.

Visit the City of Cincinnati ADA Compliance Page

Accessible Features at Cincinnati Parks

Cincinnati Parks provides an accessible park system with a range of features and facilities throughout the city. There are playgrounds, picnic areas, shelters, walks and pathways, nature centers, gardens, overlooks and a conservatory, to name just a few park facilities. Due to topography and the nature of some park sites, there are areas of parks that are not fully accessible to some people with disabilities, but Parks endeavors to provide reasonable accommodations as requested.

Some notable accessible features in parks include the following sites:

  • Bettman Sensory Garden and Pathway
  • Arboretum Garden Pathway
  • Airy Tree House
  • All Playgrounds
  • Eden Park Memorial Groves
  • Ault Park Gardens
  • Alms Park Overlooks
  • Smale Riverfront Park