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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Mayor's Report - April 2019

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View the April 2019 edition of the Mayor's Report at https://conta.cc/2XjFiNy.

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City News
Posted on: April 2, 2019

Huntington Rd. Water Main Replacement

Orange Road Work Ahead sign

Crews will begin a major waterline improvement project on Huntington Road — from Onaway Rd. to Coventry Rd. — on Monday, April 8. The project is scheduled for completion by early July (weather permitting)

For the duration of the project:

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City News
Posted on: April 4, 2019

Van Aken District Receives National Planning Award

VanAkenDistrict

A sustained planning effort to establish a true downtown in Shaker Heights will receive the Gold 2019 National Planning Achievement Award for Implementation from the American Planning Association (APA). The award recognizes the Van Aken District for imple...

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City News
Posted on: March 29, 2019

City News - April 2019

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View the April 2019 edition of City News at https://conta.cc/2JuPmS1.

City News
Posted on: March 26, 2019

Shaker Lakes Dam Improvements

Lower Lake dam in Shaker Heights, Ohio

The below message from the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District details the work now underway to improve the dams at Lower Lake and Green Lake.

The Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District (Sewer District), through the Regional Stormwater Management Progra...

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City News
Posted on: March 18, 2019

2019 Preservation Month Photo Contest

Kids lined up for Lomond bike parade

The Shaker Heights Landmark Commission seeks submissions to its seventh annual Preservation Month Photo Contest. The contest was created in honor of National Preservation Month, which is celebrated each May by preservation organizations across the country...

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Contest Rules & Submission Steps City News
Posted on: March 26, 2019

South Woodland: Sidewalk and Curb Repairs

Orange Road Work Ahead sign

Weather permitting, crews will begin repairing sidewalks and curbs on South Woodland Rd. (between Warrensville Center Rd. and Brighton Rd.) on Wednesday, March 27. Flaggers will help maintain traffic; motorists should anticipate minor delays. The project ...

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City News
Posted on: February 27, 2019

Street Resurfacing Starts in April

Orange Road Work Ahead sign

The City plans to begin its 2019 street resurfacing projects in mid-April (weather permitting). Construction is anticipated to take 100 calendar days (also weather permitting). The City will provide updates as the schedule is finalized.

This year, the foll...

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City News
Posted on: February 12, 2019

Gas Main Replacement: Fairmount Boulevard

Dominion Ohio crews working on gas main

Update (April 15)

Dominion’s contractor will install the new gas main on Tuesday, April 16. The installation will start at Warrensville Center Rd. (across from the BP Station), then continue westbound around Fairmount Circle to Fairmount Rd.

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City News
Posted on: February 12, 2019

Gas Main Replacement: Boulevard Area

Orange construction barrels on dug up road.

UPDATE (March 26): Dominion will begin installing the new gas main on Shaker Boulevard westbound starting at West Park and continuing west into Cleveland. This portion of the project is scheduled to start on April 1. Traffic will be maintained, but lanes ...

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News Flash

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Spring/Summer 2019 Catalog

Cover of the Spring-Summer Shaker Recreation catalog

The Spring/Summer 2019 Recreation Catalog is now available. Download the PDF to find spring classes and programs; a complete listing of summer camps; information about Thornton Park pool passes; and lots more.

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Recreation Highlights
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Get Ready for Summer

Girls at Shaker Heights summer camp holding a toad

Registration for Shaker Heights summer camps officially opens February 26. Look for the camps brochure in the mail in the coming weeks.

There are three ways to register:

  • Online
  • In-person: Thornton Park (3301 Warrensville Center Rd.) and/or Stephanie Tubbs Jo...
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Recreation Highlights
Posted on: November 22, 2016

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News Flash

Posted on: April 3, 2019

Memorial Day Ceremony & Parade

Honor guard walking in the Memorial Day Parade in Shaker Heights, Ohio

Mark your calendars for the Shaker Heights Memorial Day celebrations on Monday, May 27. The annual ceremony and parade brings together a grateful community to memorialize the nation's war dead, and to honor local heroes serving in all branches of the mili...

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Recreation News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Pool Passes On Sale

Kids swimming in Thorton Park pool current channel

Did you miss out on the early bird rate for your season's pass to Thornton Park pool. There's still time to save. Purchase at the pre-season rate through May 23. Proof of residency is required. 

Season pass holders receive admission to open swimmi...

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Recreation News
Posted on: April 16, 2019

Celebrate Earth Day with Us

Young girl engaged in a science activity

Join us at Horseshoe Lake Park from 4-7 pm on Monday, April 22 for an Earth Day gathering! Kids and adults alike can lend an artistic hand to a community mural and participate in a hands-on STEM activity that demonstrates the difficulty of cleaning up oil...

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News Flash

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Shaker Life Magazine

Cover of spring 2019 issue of Shaker Life magazine

Shaker Life is the City’s award-winning magazine covering all things Shaker. Read it to keep up with the City’s residents, businesses, neighborhoods, schools, and the stories behind some of our great homes.

To enjoy Shaker Life:

Print

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Read the City's quarterly magazine. This is Shaker
Posted on: November 22, 2016

New Residents

Stack of brown moving boxes

We’re so glad you’ve chosen to live in Shaker Heights. We’ll do our best to make you feel welcome and to learn your way around. Start by visiting the New Residents section of this website to find resources and more to help you settle in to the community.

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This is Shaker
Posted on: November 22, 2016

A to Z Guide

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Wondering how to register a block party? Where to get a bike license? How early you can mow your lawn on Sunday morning? Visit our A to Z Guide, an alphabetical listing of the City regulations and other information our residents ask about most.

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This is Shaker