Archive for April 14th, 2016

Police departments prepare to lend a hand during Republican National Convention

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

Avon Lake

By Nicole Hennessy

About 50,000 visitors are expected to flood Cleveland and nearby cities for the Republican National Convention (RNC), which officially begins July 18.

To provide appropriate security during the event, Cleveland police and the Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Department are working with state and federal authorities, as well as with the Secret Service and local safety forces.

Within the Avon Lake Police Department, five officers have …Read More

City’s decision to refinance aging bonds will save $1.1 million

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

North Ridgeville

By Michael Fitzpatrick

Taking advantage of what it described as “market conditions,” North Ridgeville City Council approved 16 ordinances during a marathon council meeting on April 5 that will allow the city to save more than $1 million on previously issued bonds and bond anticipation notes (BANs).

The city typically issues bonds and BANs, which are then bought by investors who are paid back typically from …Read More