News & Events

August 1, 2017

Floodgates keep river water out of cities

You hear a lot about MCD’s dams and levees. But floodgates are an important part of the flood protection system, too. Closing floodgates…read more

July 25, 2017

Dayton Celtic Festival July 28-30

Come celebrate the luck of the Irish at the United Irish of Dayton’s 2017 Dayton Celtic Festival this weekend along the Great Miami Riverway…read more

July 12, 2017

June precipitation

June delivered an average of 5 inches of precipitation to the Great Miami River Watershed — 0.88 inches above average for the month. The high station was Bellefontaine…read more

July 10, 2017

Great Miami Riverway coordinator named

Elizabeth Connor has begun in the newly created position of Great Miami Riverway coordinator. A partnership of 18 cities and agencies…read more

July 7, 2017

Intermittent trail closures in West Carrollton July 7

The Great Miami River Bike Trail will be closed for short periods of time near the Owl Creek bike bridge in West Carrollton today, Friday, July 7. Crews are removing a couple of trees that could present a hazard to riders.

July 5, 2017

Take an MCD trail day trip

With 340 miles of paved trails in the region, you could create any number of day trips for yourself. MCD wants to help you get started. So we’ve created five trips on our trails, ranging from 8 to 22 miles. Try the Aviation Ride, the Horace Huffman Loop, the Food and Fun Ride, the Parks …Read More

June 23, 2017

Free 4 Miler on the Fourth

Key Sports’ Free 4 Miler on the Fourth will be held on Tuesday, July 4, at 8 a.m. in Miamisburg. The event will be held at
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June 22, 2017

Star Spangled Boom July 4th

The City of Moraine’s Star Spangled Boom is set for Tuesday, July 4, at Wax Park from 4 to 10 p.m. Amusement rides, a food truck rally, inflatables, games, and kids’ crafts are all on tap, plus fireworks. New Town performs at 7 p.m. followed by McGuffey Lane at 8:30 p.m.

June 15, 2017

Juneteenth 5K June 17

The Juneteenth 5K is scheduled for Saturday, June 17, at 9 a.m. at MacIntosh Park along the Wolf Creek Trail in Dayton. Contact Yvette Kelly-Fields at 937-263-3556 or