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Posted on: April 30, 2019

The Mayor's Report

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View the May 2019 edition of The Mayor's Report at  https://cvcpl.us/vYBDcvR.

City News
Posted on: May 7, 2019

Gas Main Replacement: Lomond & Sussex

Orange construction barrels on dug up road.

Dominion Energy will begin two gas main replacement projects affecting the Lomond and Sussex neighborhoods. 

Winslow Gas Main Replacement

The east-west limits for this project are Normandy Rd. to Lynnfield Rd. west. The north-south limits are Van A...

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City News
Posted on: April 30, 2019

City ENews

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View the May 2019 edition of City ENews at  https://conta.cc/2V46N0Z.

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City News
Posted on: April 29, 2019

Exit from Lomond Alley to Close Permanently on May 6

Do Not Enter Sign

Lomond Alley will no longer connect to the parking lot at the Wendy’s located at the intersection of Warrensville Center Road and Chagrin Boulevard, effective Monday, May 6. Access was always one-way in an eastbound direction, but traffic in bot...

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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 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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Posted on: March 26, 2019

South Woodland: Sidewalk and Curb Repairs/Repaving Between Warrensville Center and Brighton Roads

Orange Road Work Ahead sign

Update (May 1): Paving on South Woodland is delayed until May 2 due to weather.

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 wil...

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City News
Posted on: February 27, 2019

Street Resurfacing Starts in April

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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 25)

On Monday, April 29, Dominion's contractor will begin installing a new gas main and service connections on Fairmount Blvd. For the duration of this phase (about four weeks), one of the two eastbound lanes on Fairmount will be closed from ...

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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

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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 26, 2019

Yoga in the Park is Back

Residents doing yoga in the park in Shaker Heights, Ohio

The popular Yoga in the Park returns to Gridley Triangle! Join your neighbors for beginner-friendly yoga workshops designed to improve physical, mental and spiritual health in a beautiful Shaker park setting. Please wear comfortable clothes and bring a ma...

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Recreation News
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

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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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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 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:

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Read the City's quarterly magazine. This is Shaker