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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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Recreation Highlights
Posted on: April 17, 2020

Video: Shaker Heights Recreation

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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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News Flash

Posted on: February 16, 2022

View the Spring/Summer 2022 Recreation Catalog

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Shaker Recreation is pleased to offer a variety of athletic programs and enrichment activities for residents and non-residents of all ages. Browse our Spring/Summer 2022 Recreation Catalog online now. Registration opens Wednesday, February 23rd for spring...

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Posted on: May 17, 2022

Lee Road: Round 2 Community Engagement Meetings

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JUNE 15 & 22: Shaker Heights to Hold Round Two Community Engagement Meetings

Earlier this year, the City of Shaker Heights held its first round of public engagement to create a vision for the future of Lee Road south of Van Aken. Now it's time...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: May 16, 2022

2022 Deer Questionnaire Now Available

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Part of the City’s deer management program includes an annual questionnaire to evaluate its effectiveness. Even if you have completed it in previous years, please do so again and share it with others who may wish to share their input. The questionnaire is...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Ann McGuire Named Director of Communications and Marketing

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Mayor David Weiss announced that Ann McGuire has been appointed the City’s new Director of Communications and Marketing. McGuire brings more than 25 years of experience to the City, most recently as Director of Marketing and Communications for Ursuline Co...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: May 19, 2022

Chagrin Boulevard Resurfacing

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The City will begin a major road resurfacing project on Chagrin Boulevard the week of June 13. The entire length of Chagrin will be resurfaced. The project has been delineated into the following four phases:

The general scope of work for each phase of the ...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: May 6, 2022

City Receives $2 Million in New Grants

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The City has received $2 million in grant funding, including $1.8 million from the Ohio Department of Transportation.

Funding for Lee Road

The City has received a $1.8 million Highway Safety Improvement Program Grant from the Ohio Department of Transportati...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: April 5, 2022

Free COVID Vaccine Clinic

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The Cuyahoga County Board of Health will hold a vaccine clinic at the Shaker Heights Fire Station (17000 Chagrin Blvd.) on Wednesday, May 18 from 4-6 pm. Everyone is welcome. This event is FREE. Register at gettheshot.coronavirus.ohio.gov (enter 44120 for...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: May 3, 2022

City's 2022 Road Resurfacing Program

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This year, the City will resurface the following streets as part of its 2022 roadwork program. 

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: April 14, 2022

Help City Secure Federal Funding

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Our staff works hard to get outside funding for City projects — and that includes funding from the U.S. government. You can help! Residents and business owners are invited to submit letters of support to Senator Sherrod Brown for two upcoming Ci...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: April 21, 2022

S&P Global Ratings Affirms City's Creditworthiness

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S&P Global Ratings, a credit rating and research agency, affirmed the City’s financial strength and stability with its recent rating of $8 million in General Obligation Sanitary Sewer Improvement Bonds. 

S&P assigned a rating of AA+ to the...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Shaker Heights Earns Top Recognition for Financial Reporting

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The Government Finance Officers Association has awarded the City of Shaker Heights the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting. The City earned the recognition for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the fiscal year endi...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: April 28, 2022

Phase 1: Road Resurfacing

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Phase 1 of the City's annual road resurfacing program will start the week of May 9 through mid-June on the following streets:

Please note the project schedule is dependent on the weather.

Scope of Work

  •  Phase I:     Removal of exis...
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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: December 29, 2021

Forward Together

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Learn more about this facilities master planning process.

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Posted on: January 28, 2022

Gas Main Replacement: Onaway Neighborhood

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In early March, Dominion Energy Ohio (DEO) will start a gas main replacement project in the Onaway neighborhood. Impacted streets include S. Woodland Rd. (between Parkland and Chadbourne), Southington Rd., Huntington Rd. and Warrington Rd. (see map below)...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Gas Main Replacement: Lomond Neighborhood

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Update 1/3/22: The project will resume later this year as weather permits.

Posted 5/5/21: 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., W...

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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. 

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

Northeast Quadrant Sewer Program (Mercer)

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Updated 3/16/22: This project will resume this spring. We anticipate the following streets will be impacted: McCauley Rd., Inverness Rd., Shaker Blvd. West, Ashley Rd., Shelly Rd., Shelburne Rd. (East of Green), Lyman Blvd. NW, and Lyman Circle.

The City c...

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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: April 23, 2021

Video: Shaker is the Place

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