Archive for May 19th, 2016

‘Discover the Ridge’ slated for May 21

Thursday, May 19th, 2016

North Ridgeville

By Michael Fitzpatrick

The spring and summer selling season should get a boost locally on May 21 as the North Ridgeville Visitor’s Bureau sponsors its annual Discover the Ridge event.

What’s being called a spring market in the parking lot of the North Ridgeville Education Center, 5490 Mills Creek Lane, will serve as the hub of the event, which runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. …Read More

City snatches up property as economic development director steps in

Thursday, May 19th, 2016

Avon Lake

By Nicole Hennessy

Avon Lake Mayor Greg Zilka refers to the random plots of land the city has been snatching up on Avon Lake’s West End as “Swiss cheese.”

The plots of land serve as potential leverage for the city should it attempt to develop the area south of NRG Energy Inc. power plant.

The city has recently picked up four properties in the area, bringing the …Read More

Planning Commission votes to recommend plans for proposed huge manufacturing facility

Thursday, May 19th, 2016

North Ridgeville

By Michael Fitzpatrick

The North Ridgeville Planning Commission approved a pre-site plan for a proposed large manufacturing facility to be located where a strip mall once stood.

The commission approved the plan 5-0 at its May 10 meeting following a description of the proposed project by Michael P. Sullivan Jr., the president of Peak Construction Corp., in Des Plaines, Illinois. Sullivan said the project would bring …Read More