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Posted on: January 26, 2021

Explore Shaker

Explore Shaker

There are plenty of Shaker Heights parks and playgrounds for everyone to enjoy and we are excited to share these beautiful spaces with the community through our Explore Shaker program! Visit the links below to learn more about the parks and playgrounds th...

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Posted on: April 17, 2020

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Learn more about the what makes the Shaker Heights Recreation Department so special. 

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 24, 2021

View the Winter 2022 Recreation Catalog

Winter 2022 Catalog

Shaker Recreation is pleased to offer a variety of athletic programs and enrichment activities for residents and non-residents of all ages. Browse our Winter 2022 Recreation Catalog online now. Registration opens Wednesday, December 1st for winter program...

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Recreation News
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Register Now for the 2022 Spring Ice Spectacular!

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The 2022 Shaker Spring Ice Spectacular will take place Friday, April 29th and Saturday, April 30th. 

Registration is open for USFS members and will close on Monday, December 6th. USFS members should complete the online registration form to partici...

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Posted on: January 12, 2021

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

COVID-19 Testing at Fire Station

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Testing is Drive Thru or Walk Up

  Cuyahoga County Board of Health and MetroHealth is once again offering free COVID-19 testing for individuals age two and older. You do not need to have symptoms to be tested.

Testing will take place at the Shaker ...

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Horseshoe Lake Dam Controlled Breach

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Updated November 23

Due to weather delays, the project will continue into mid-December. 

Updated November 1 

Please note the following details for the emergency controlled breach of the Horseshoe Lake dam (read more about this project below...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: October 22, 2021

2022 Budget Meetings

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The 2022 budget meetings begin November 8 and the public is invited to attend in person or via Zoom.

All meetings start at 7 pm:Monday, November 8 :

  • General Fund Operating Budget

Monday, November 22:

  • Capital Budget

Monday, December 6:

  • General Fund Operating Bud...
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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: June 3, 2021

NEORSD's Shaker Lakes Recommendation

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Visit our Shaker Lakes page for the latest, most complete information and updates abut NEORSD's recommendations for the Horseshoe Lake and Lower Lake dams. 

Learn more about the recommendations Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: October 21, 2021

Rotary Club to Honor Police Officers & Firefighters of the Year for 2019 and 2020

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The Rotary Club of the Heights of Greater Cleveland will honor its 2019 and 2020 Firefighters and Police Officers of the Year on Wednesday, October 27. Rotary President Adam Davis and member John Sobotincic will lead the awards program. Members of the Rot...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: September 30, 2021

Shaker Heights, The MetroHealth System & Recovery Resources Partner on Pilot Mental Health Program

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The City of Shaker Heights announced a new Mental Health Response Pilot Program in partnership with The MetroHealth System and Recovery Resources. The program, which launches in January, provides social workers and other support for the City’s fire and po...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: June 14, 2021

Updated Guidance for City Buildings

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Guidelines for City buildings effective August 17:

  • MASKS REQUIRE IN ALL CITY BUILDINGS: All visitors, regardless of vaccination status, must wear a mask in common areas of buildings. Disposable masks will be available at front desks. This includes...
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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: September 28, 2021

City Council Passes Resolution Supporting Sewer District Recommendation For Shaker Lakes and Dams

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By a majority vote, Shaker Heights City Council has passed a resolution in support of the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District’s (NEORSD) recommendation to remove the dam at Horseshoe Lake, restore two stream channels of the Doan Brook, and rebuild the ...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: June 18, 2021

Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment

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The Shaker Heights Police Department will be assessed by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) on June 21 and 22, 2021. A team of CALEA Assessors will examine all aspects of the department’s policies, procedu...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: May 24, 2021

City Hires Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer

Colleen Jackson

Mayor David E. Weiss announced that Colleen Jackson has been appointed the City’s new Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer. Jackson previously served as Director of Community Partnerships and Programming for Cleveland Play House, where,...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Gas Main Replacement: South Park Blvd.

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The week of November 29, Dominion Energy Ohio will start a gas main replacement project on South Park Blvd. between Fairhill and Coventry roads. 

Anticipated completion is early January 2022 (weather permitting). 

Please note that traffic ...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Gas Main Replacement: Lomond Neighborhood

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The week of July 19, Dominion Energy Ohio will start a gas main replacement project in the Lomond neighborhood. Impacted streets include Lynnfield Rd., Townley Rd., Winchell Rd. and sections of Newell Rd., Lomond Blvd. and Scottsdale Blvd. (see map below)...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: April 26, 2021

Warrensville Center Rd. Improvement Project

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Updated November 23: The project is substantially complete. Site restoration (e.g. planting new grass etc.) will be completed in the spring.

Updated September 16: Starting on Monday, September 20, the contractor will mill and install the intermediate aspha...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: March 3, 2020

Northeast Quadrant Sewer Program

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Since 2018, the City has been working on sewers in the Mercer neighborhood, specifically on streets in the area between Warrensville Center Road, Shaker Boulevard, Sulgrave Road and Fairmount Boulevard.The general scope of work includes inspecting sewer m...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: January 21, 2020

First Energy Line Clearance Work

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(Updated February 4): Starting Monday, February 8, pruning operations will move to S. Woodland Rd. between Warrensville Center Rd. and Brighton Rd. Motorists may experience some delays. Estimated completion time is a week.

(Updated January 26): Th...

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Posted on: April 23, 2021

Video: Shaker is the Place

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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