Stephen Brown Park
This park is one acre and is Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) accessible with a basketball court, picnic area with shelter, and play equipment.
The City of Sidney Parks and Recreation Department will sponsor a food service program this summer under the Ohio Department of Education, Summer Food Service Program for Children. We will operate this lunch program Monday through Friday.
- Drinking Water
- Food Program Site
- Modular Play Structure and Swings
Research completed by Cheryl Michaels and Janet Ross 2009.
Brown Park is located at the rear alley of 601 South Ohio Avenue. This property was purchased in 1972. Brown Park was named in honor of Stephen Brown for recognition of his years of service as a member of the Sidney Recreation Board. Mr. Brown was appointed to the Board in March 1961 to replace Tom Anderson. Mr. Brown was principal of Sidney Senior High School prior to his death. He had been a resident of Sidney since 1953. He came to Sidney from Washington Court House, Ohio, to serve as principal. He was a native of Clinton County.