News Flash

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Winter 2019-2020 Catalog

Cover of Winter 2019-2020 Recreation Catalog

The Winter 2019-2020 Recreation Catalog is now available. Download the PDF to find winter 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

Sign Up for Recreation News

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Stay connected with Shaker Rec.

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Posted on: August 2, 2019

Find a Recreation Amenity

Kids playing on spider structure at Horseshoe Lake Park

Explore our parks, playgrounds & recreation facilities.

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News Flash

Posted on: November 14, 2019

Friday Night DJ Skate

Girls skating at Thornton Park Ice Arena

Skate to a live DJ at this fun, family-friendly event.

Friday NightsDec 20 | 7 - 9 pmJan 10, 17, 31 | 7 – 9 pmFeb 7, 14, 21, 28 | 7 – 9:45 pmMar 6, 13, 20 | 7 – 9:45 pm

Location: Thornton Park Ice Arena (3301 Warrensville Cente...
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Ice Arena Fees & Schedule Recreation News
Posted on: September 24, 2019

Video: Introducing the Recreation Dept.

Still from video about the Shaker Heights Recreation Dept.

Recreation is a big deal in Shaker Heights. It's one of the many ways residents and employees gather and connect with each other. The Shaker Heights Recreation Department is full of people who care about fostering relationships. Alex Nichols, director of ...

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Recreation News
Posted on: September 18, 2019

Before & After Care

Child coloring

Shaker Heights Recreation provides creatively stimulating before and after care programming for school age children, kindergarten through 6th grade. The STEAM enriched program offers a wide variety of hands on activities, including art, science, sports, o...

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Recreation News

News Flash

Posted on: November 11, 2019

2020 Budget Book Now Available

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The proposed 2020 Operating and Capital Budgets are now available. 

Residents are invited to attend the remaining meetings in th...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: November 11, 2019

Proposed Sewer Fee Increase

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We've put together a page to help residents learn more about the proposed sewer fee increase. Follow the link below to view a message from the Mayor, read frequently asked questions, provide feedback, and learn more about the City's sewer system.

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Proposed Sewer Fee Increase Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: May 30, 2019

City ENews

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View the December 2019 edition of City ENews at https://cvcpl.us/MKsHA6N

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: December 3, 2019

ShakeRecycles to Be Discontinued

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Starting in January, the City will no longer offer the ShakeRecycles mobile app. The decision to eliminate ShakeRecycles was made because the City’s new website can provide most of the features offered by the app. In addition, changes to recycli...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: November 13, 2019

Scooter & Bike Share Survey

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Earlier this year, Cleveland launched a six-month pilot of an electronic scooter share program. This program will eventually include electronic-assist bicycles and it allows these vehicles to be used throughout Cuyahoga County. Shaker Heights is among fiv...

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Take the Survey Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: November 11, 2019

Reminder: City Snow Policies

Snow shovel in snow

Winter weather is on the way. Here's what you need to know about the City's snow policies:

  • No parking on residential streets when snow exceeds two inches. This allows the City's plows to efficiently and effectively remove snow from residential streets.
  • Resi...
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Public Works: Ice & Snow Removal Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: October 23, 2019

New Resident Questionnaire

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Are you new/new-ish to Shaker Heights? We invite you to take the City's New Resident Survey. Your responses will help us understand what draws new residents to Shaker Heights. Thank you!

Click here to access the questionnaire.

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: October 28, 2019

Leaf Collection Reminders

Photo of fall leaves and a rake

Leaf collection season is underway. Some reminders:

  • No need to use brown bags, just rake your leaves to the tree lawn.
  • Please DO NOT mix leaves and brush together on your tree lawn. Leaves and brush go to different places to be recycled; mixing them togethe...
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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: June 17, 2019

Warrensville Center Multipurpose Path & Streetscape Improvements

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Updated November 5

Construction will continue on this project for the next few weeks (weather permitting), including minor utility work, concrete/paver installation, lighting installation and tree planting. Contractors will begin planting more than 100 tre...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: October 31, 2019

Huntington Rd. Sewer Project

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Update (December 2): Work on the intersection of Huntington and Southington roads will be completed today. The intersection will re-open Tuesday, December 3. The contractor will be working on Huntington Road, between Southington and Onaway, for the next f...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: August 15, 2019

Strathavon Rd. Water Main Replacement

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Update (December 3): The water main work is complete. Site restoration work will take place in spring 2020 as the weather permits.

A water main replacement project is underway on Strathavon Rd. The project is scheduled for completion in 2019 (weather permi...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: July 9, 2019

Green Lake Dam Improvement

Mudflats on Horseshoe Lake

As you enjoy fall around the Shaker Lakes, remember to stay off the mud flats that have formed on Green Lake (a.k.a. the Duck Pond). They are dangerous and you will sink in the mud, which could require a rescue operation. The lakes have been drained as pa...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: June 27, 2019

Ongoing Dam Work: Horseshoe Lake To Be Drained Further

Mudflats on Horseshoe Lake

Updated August 22: From August 26-30, a contractor for the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District will be conducting tests on the dam at Horseshoe Lake. At times during the week, the walkway on top of the dam will be closed, so the contractor can complete...

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Shaker Heights City News

News Flash

Posted on: May 14, 2019

Mayor's Welcome

Mayor David Weiss

Welcome to Shaker Heights!

You will discover quickly that you are living in one of the most beautiful, engaging, and friendly communities in Ohio — or anywhere.

On our website, you'll find plenty of information about our City's unique assets: walkable neigh...

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This is Shaker
Posted on: November 22, 2016

A-to-Z Guide to Living in the City

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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
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Shaker Life Magazine

Cover of Shaker Life, Fall 2019

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:

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Read the City's quarterly magazine. This is Shaker