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Section 66: Bellaire-Puritas - Part 2

This was the second section run of the Bellaire-Puritas neighborhood.  The section was originally called German Settlement or Settlement Acres. The section west of W. 130th is now referred to as "The Triangle" because of its positioning between the railroad tracks and highway. Below is the boundary map: Map :  Run 1 ,  Run 2 Distance This Section : 14.7 miles      Distance So Far : 484.6 miles McGowan Park (formerly Ralph Schumitsh Park and located at McGowan Ave & W. 124th) is a 3.6 acre City park that features a playground, ball fields and several basketball courts. It was previously named after Ralph Schumitsh who was was killed in the Korean War. Community artwork inside McGowan Park. A bridge inside McGowan park which provides crossing over the Chevy Branch of Big Creek. Holland Paving & Sealcoating (4538 W. 130th) has been in business for 30 years and their clients include the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo and NASA Glen among others. Sprecher Avenu