Safety Day planned at Berlin Lake Saturday

BERLIN TWP. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is hosting its eighth annual Safety Day at Berlin Lake’s Mill Creek Campground Day Use Area.

The event is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 28. There will be 10 different safety-related stations.

These stations will consist of game stations and agency stations.

Some of the game stations will include a life ring toss, a boating safety obstacle course and a hypothermia demonstration.

The agencies that are scheduled to participate in the event include Berlin Center Fire Department, Mahoning County Sheriff’s Department, Portage County Fire Department and the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary.

A STAT Medivac life-flight helicopter is scheduled to land.

For more information contact Park Ranger Steve Rutkowski at 330-547-3781 or