Archive for April 5th, 2012

City close to finalizing eminent domain settlements for the interchange

Thursday, April 5th, 2012


By Rebecca Turman

The city of Avon has almost reached a settlement with the remaining property owners for the land acquired through eminent domain to build the I-90 interchange at Nagel Road.

“The RFM (property) case is settled,” Avon Law Director John Gasior said last week. “DiBenedetto is close to settling … is settled, but we haven’t signed the entry yet.”

Gasior said the Frank Root …Read More

Pool passes no longer available online

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

Avon Lake

By Bryan Wroten

Online sales for pool passes for the Ellen Trivanovich Aquatic Center have ended. Those wanting to purchase individual and family passes will have to visit City Hall.

According to a public service announcement from the parks and recreation department, residents wanting to buy passes will need to do so in person to confirm their residency.

Acceptable forms of proof for adults include one photo …Read More

CHIP grant application approved, council hears Fair Housing

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

Sheffield Lake

By John Edwards

Sheffield Lake City Council held a public hearing on the city’s application for federal funding of a 2012 state of Ohio Comprehensive Housing Improvement Program (CHIP) at 6:30 p.m. March 27. CHIP grant administrator Patricia Lines outlined the requirements for residents who wish to apply for assistance to bring owner-occupied residential homes in the city of Sheffield Lake. In the regular City …Read More