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Posted on: August 20, 2019

Become a Shaker Heights Police Officer

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The Shaker Heights Police Department is recruiting new officers. Learn more and view the application.

This is an exciting opportunity to get in at the entry level with the City's internationally accredited Police Department.

A  Cuyahoga Community C...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: August 16, 2019

2019 Deer Questionnaire

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The 2019 Deer Questionnaire is now closed. Please subscribe to the Shaker Heights City News email list to be alerted when the 2020 Questionnaire is available. Thank you.

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: August 16, 2019

Lane Closure on Warrensville Center Rd.

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Update (August 22): Rain has delayed completion of this work. The lane closure will continue through Friday, August 23.

Construction Update: Please be advised that from Monday, August 19 to Wednesday, August 21, the southbound curb lane of Warrensville Cen...

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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: January 30, 2019

Free Smoke Detectors

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There's still time for residents to request free photoelectric smoke detectors from the Shaker Heights Fire Department.

Last January, the Fire Department announced plans to install more than 2,000 new photoelectric smoke detectors in the homes of Shaker re...

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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 July 31: Work begins this week at the Warrensville/Chagrin intersection and will progress north along Warrensville. The eastbound curbside lane of Chagrin will be closed east of Warrensville for approximately two weeks. Traffic in both directions ...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: May 30, 2019

City ENews

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View the August 2019 edition of City ENews at https://cvcpl.us/UnyNPZY 

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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 23, 2019

Shaker Heights Joins U.S. Green Building Council's LEED for Cities and Communities Program

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The City proudly announces its participation in the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) LEED for Cities and Communities grant program. Through this program Shaker Heights will benefit from financial assistance, educational resources and technical support ...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: May 28, 2019

Pavement Marking Starts May 28

Orange Road Work Ahead sign

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: 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

Update (July 19): In order to expedite the final phase of this project, there will be no parking on Winslow Rd...

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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: April 29, 2019

Exit from Lomond Alley to Close Permanently on May 6

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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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Shaker Heights City News
Posted on: April 2, 2019

Huntington Rd. Water Main Replacement

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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:

  • Traffic ...
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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
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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Shaker Heights City News