Street, Parks & Cemetery
The Street Department has many responsibilities from street maintenance to traffic light maintenance.
Street Superintendent: David Galay
Other Street Department Personnel: Mike Hodge, Chris Kopp
Minerva Residents are reminded when snow accumulation is 4 inches or more, parking is prohibited on the following designated streets:
- Grant Boulevard
- Plain St. between West St. and Grant Boulevard
- Liberty St.
- Bonnieview Ave.
- King St.
- Market St. between E. Lincolnway and Line St.
- Line St.
- Main St. between E. Lincolnway and McKinley St.
- Queen St.
- East St.
Vehicles parked on a designated street while a snow parking ban is in effect may be ticketed and/or towed.
Residents and businesses are also reminded to clear public sidewalks of snow and ice abutting their properties during the winter season.
STREET LIGHT OUTAGES
- Light does not come on
- Light stays on
You may report a street light outage directly to AEP at the following website:
The W. Lincolnway Projects will continue through the summer of 2020. Please keep in mind that this may cause traffic delays and detours will occur.
The tentative schedule is as follows:
Dec. 2019: Waterline replacement
Jan. 2020: Demolition of properties
Feb. 2020: Storm sewer installation
June-July 2020: Road widening project
Leaves are picked up each fall by section of town. The dates for pickup will vary and will be updated daily when appropriate. Please watch our website, Channel 1025, and Facebook page for more detailed information.
Village Leaf Pick-Up is now complete for the 2019 season.
To be picked up, leaves must be left loose and raked to the curb. We are unable to collect bagged leaves.
Leaf Pickup Sections
SE Section – East side of valley, South Market, Murray Ave., Grant (East of Valley), E. Line, Bonnieview, Park Ave., Wine, Haines & McDaniel Allotment. East of Valley and South of E. Lincoln Way.
NE Section – E. Lincoln Way, Don, Fry Allotment, Almeda, Latzer, Radloff, East St., Old Park Area & N. Market. East of N. Market and North of E. Lincoln Way.
NW Section – Edgewood, Squires Lane, Concord, Ridgewood, W. First, Chestnut, Hart, Prospect, Ridgeleigh, N. West St., Vine, Main, North of W. Lincoln Way, W. Lincoln Way. West of N. Market and North of W. Lincoln Way.
SW Section – Liberty, Plain, Penn, McKinley, W. Line, Hilltop, Euclid, Pennsylvania, Elizabeth, Booth, Roosevelt, Grant (N. of Valley), Thomas, West side of Valley, High, West St., Main St. (South of W. Lincoln Way), Southview Allotment. West of Valley and South of W. Lincoln Way.
Five public parks are located in the Village of Minerva, providing recreational opportunities and gathering places for residents and visitors.
Park Superintendent: Justin Murphy
All pavilions are rented on a first come, first served basis unless a previous rental has been made. All previous rentals have 7 days after the current rental to re-rent the same pavilion for the next year. After the 7 days, the pavilion becomes open for public rentals.
Located on Murray Avenue, Bicentennial Park offers playground equipment, sand volleyball, basketball & tennis courts, disc golf, a rubberized walking track, and baseball fields. Three pavilions are available for rent. Pavilion rentals are $75.00 per day for Village residents or $90.00 per day for non-residents.
For pavilion rental information call 330-868-7705 ext. 151.
This small pocket-park, located at the corner of Main & W. Line streets, features a gazebo for reading and relaxation.
Often referred to as Brock Park, the historic Municipal Park is located on Brock Avenue, about a block from U.S. Route 30. Courts for tennis, basketball & volleyball are available in Municipal Park, as well as playground equipment, skate park and baseball field. Five pavilions are available for rent. For information on pavilion rental, call 330-868-7705 ext. 151. Pavilion rentals are $75.00 per day for Village residents or $90.00 per day for non-residents.
Located on Grant Street, Rotary Park is ideal for small gatherings and Little League games.
Veterans Memorial Park
This small park, located on East Line Street, offers a serene setting for relaxation
The Cemetery Division is responsible for the overall operation of 2 municipal cemeteries in the Village of Minerva. Mowing of the cemeteries is subcontracted.
- East Lawn Cemetery: Accessible from East Line St. or Bonnieview Ave. Plots are available by calling 330-868-7705 ext. 153. Plots priced per lot. Columbarium was added in 2018 for urns.
- Valley St. Cemetery: Located on Valley St. (SR 183). This is the Village’s oldest cemetery. Lots are not available for sale in this cemetery.