This layer serves as an inventory of parks and other recreation areas within Stark County, Ohio.It is part of the Stark County Community Features umbrella of layers, which includesCommunityFeatures,LiveWorkLocate, andEmergencyResponseFacilities. These layers depict places of interest throughout the county, includingAirfields and Helipads,Colleges and Universities,Corporate Headquarters,EMS Facilities,Event Venues,Fire Stations,Golf Courses,Hospitals and Health Clinics,Museums and Historic Landmarks,Parks and Recreation Areas,Places of Worship,Police Stations,Post Offices,Public Libraries,Retail Centers,Schools and Daycares, andSenior Citizen Centers. These "community features" were first inventoried and digitized by the Stark County Regional Planning Commission (RPC) in 2008. The initial inventory was a collaborative effort between RPC and each community within the county, who provided lists of their respective features. Since then, each layer is periodically updated by RPC and Stark County GIS.