News Flash

Posted on: September 18, 2019

Storm Clean Up: Stay Out of Park at Lower Lake

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Please be aware: Storm damaged trees and limbs are being removed by Shaker Heights Forestry Crews from Lower Lake along South Park Blvd. (between Coventry Rd. and Larchmere Blvd.) beginning Thursday, September 19. 

For safety reasons, res...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: September 13, 2019

Deer Program Summary & 2019 Questionnaire Results

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In 2016, in response to multiple resident complaints about the over-abundance of deer, the Shaker Heights Deer Task Force, comprised of residents and Council members, studied the impact of the deer population in the City. After reviewing the results of 35...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: May 30, 2019

City ENews

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View the September 2019 edition of City ENews at https://cvcpl.us/DZpQ2yk 

Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: August 27, 2019

Avalon Rd. Water Main Replacement

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In mid-September, a water main replacement project will begin on Avalon Rd. between Fernway Rd. and Van Aken Blvd. The project is scheduled for completion by mid-October (weather permitting). Please note:

  • Traffic is local access only. Motorists should find...
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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: August 27, 2019

Strathavon Rd. Water Main Replacement

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On Wednesday, August 28, a water main replacement project will begin on Strathavon Rd. between Scottsdale and Lomond boulevards. The project is scheduled for completion by late-September (weather permitting). Please note:

  • Traffic is local access only. Moto...
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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: August 2, 2019

2019 Preservation Month Photo Contest

Shaker High students marching while playing the tuba in the Memorial Day parade.

The Shaker Heights Landmark Commission announces winners of the seventh annual Preservation Month Photo Contest. The contest, created in 2013, honors Preservation Month, which is celebrated each May by preservation organizations across the countr...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: June 17, 2019

Warrensville Center Multipurpose Path & Streetscape Improvements

Orange construction barrels on dug up road.

Updated September 10: Much of the concrete work for the new walkway is complete. Orange barrels have been temporarily removed from Warrensville Center Rd. while the contractor prepares for future phases.

Construction is expected to resume at the intersecti...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: July 29, 2019

Julie McGovern Voyzey Named Director of Communications & Marketing

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Julie McGovern Voyzey has been appointed Director of Communications & Marketing, Mayor David E. Weiss announced today. McGovern Voyzey has served in the City’s Communications & Marketing Department since 2010.

McGovern Voyzey first joined the City ...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: July 9, 2019

City Hires Director of Economic Development

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Mayor David Weiss announced that Laura Englehart has been hired as Director of Economic Development. Englehart joins the City from the law firm Kohrman Jackson & Krantz LLP, where she was a partner and chair of the Economic Development Practice Group....

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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
Posted on: June 26, 2019

Gas Main Replacement: South Woodland Rd.

Dominion Ohio crews working on gas main

Updated (July 23): Dominion Energy will be installing a new gas main under the eastbound lane of S. Woodland Rd. on Wednesday, July 24 and Thursday, July 25. 

To accommodate this work, the eastbound lane of S. Woodland will be closed at South Park...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: May 28, 2019

Pavement Marking Starts May 28

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Pavement marking starts on Monday, May 28 (weather permitting). Crews will start on the City's main roads, with side streets scheduled for later in the season. The first roads scheduled for repainting are South Woodland Rd., Chagrin Blvd., Warrensville Ce...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: March 26, 2019

Shaker Lakes Dam Improvements

Lower Lake dam in Shaker Heights, Ohio

Updated August 20: Green Lake (the "Duck Pond") has been drained. Please, stay off the mudflats that have developed on the Lake. They are dangerous and could require a rescue operation.

Updated July 9: The Lower Lake project is now complete. Broo...

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Shaker Heights 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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Shaker Heights City News