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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Van Aken District Phase Two

Rendering of proposed apartment building for Farnsleigh Rd.

Learn about the new apartment building proposed for Farnsleigh Rd.

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

2021 Preservation Month Photo Contest

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The Shaker Heights Landmark Commission seeks submissions to its ninth 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: April 1, 2021

Arbor Day Scavenger Hunt

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Get outdoors this spring, while learning about our City's trees with the Arbor Day Scavenger Hunt presented by the Shaker Heights Public Library and the Tree Advisory Board. The Scavenger Hunt is for grades K-6 and runs from April 1 to April 30, ...

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Posted on: November 11, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

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Following are two options for free COVID-19 testing in Shaker Heights.

Take Home Test Kits

Through a partnership with the Ohio Department of Health, Shaker Library is distributing FREE rapid, at-home, COVID-19 Test Kits at Main Library and Bertram ...

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine

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Learn more about Ohio's rollout.

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Posted on: March 23, 2021

Free Front Yard Tree Program

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The City's Tree Advisory Board in collaboration with The Heights Tree People is pleased to announce The Free Front Yard Tree Program. The program provides free trees to residents who want to plant a new tree in their front yard. 

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Posted on: March 4, 2021

Shaker Heights Featured in NEO Parent Magazine

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Special section focuses on "why residents love this family friendly town."

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Posted on: January 15, 2021

Buy a Shaker Heights Face Mask

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Show your Shaker pride, while supporting local businesses. Residents can purchase a $5 Shaker Heights mask from nine local businesses. All proceeds benefit the businesses.

Masks are available at:

Core Life Chiropractic (20134 Van Aken Blvd.)Eclectic Eccentr...

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Posted on: October 30, 2020

City Announces Initial Police Policy and Practice Reforms

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UPDATED NOVEMBER 30: Residents are invited to view the new Duty to Intervene policy and the amended Response to Threats policy in the Police Policies & Practices section of this website.

POSTED OCTOBER 3O: The City of Shaker Heights, City Council and t...

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Posted on: January 21, 2021

Chagrin Blvd. & Lynnfield Rd. Signalization Improvements

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The City of Shaker Heights will start the Chagrin Boulevard/Lynnfield Road Signalization Improvements project in the coming weeks. These improvements will make it easier for pedestrians and bicyclists to cross Chagrin Boulevard safely.

The general scope of...

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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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Posted on: March 23, 2021

2021 Street Resurfacing

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The following streets — or sections of streets — will be resurfaced this year. Residents on impacted streets will receive a letter before the project begins. Learn more about roadwork in Shaker Heights.

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Posted on: August 31, 2020

Horseshoe Lake Dam Update

Mudflats on Horseshoe Lake

The Horseshoe Lake Dam Rehabilitation project is being managed by the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District (NEORSD), which is committed to the modernization of this important structure.

Currently, NEORSD is working with the Ohio Department of Natural Res...

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Posted on: November 16, 2020

Gas Main Replacement: Moreland Neighborhood

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On November 18, Dominion Energy Ohio will start a gas main replacement project in the Moreland neighborhood (see map). Project duration is three months (weather permitting). Work hours are 7 am-5 pm.

Residents living within the work limits will receive fur...

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Posted on: July 7, 2020

Shaker Heights Wins ‘Best Town to Raise a Family’

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Readers of Northeast Ohio Parents magazine have selected Shaker Heights as the winner of the "Best Town to Raise a Family" category in the 2020 Parent Choice Awards. The magazine cites the City’s "walkable neighborhoods, ...

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

Sewer Project: Warrensville Center Rd.

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The City will begin a major sewer project on the northbound side of Warrensville Center Rd., from Almar Rd. to Thornton Park, the week of March 15. The work consists of open excavations in the street to relocate and increase the capacity of the sanitary s...

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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: July 28, 2020

Lower Lake Spillway Repair

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Updated March 9, 2021:  The City will perform maintenance on the Lower Shaker Lake Spillway starting the week of March 22. The contractor, Northstar Contracting, anticipates the project will be completed in 30 days, weather permitting. &...

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