Qualifying North Olmsted homeowners are eligible for a new property maintenance resource now through the end of 2017! If your home is 50 years old or older, this may be just the program for you. The Heritage Home Programsm (HHP) offers free home repair and maintenance advice, personalized site visits, and access to as low as 2.0% fixed-interest financing over a 5-10 year term. There will be an information session about the program April 24, 2017 in Council Chambers at City Hall at 7pm. If you are unable to attend but would like to learn more, contact HHP staff at (216) 426-3116 or HHP@heritagehomeprogram.org. You can also visit the Program’s website at www.heritagehomeprogram.org.
As part of North Olmsted’s 2015 Master Plan implementation, the City has engaged in a process to update its commercial zoning code to promote smarter growth within the community. Thank you to all of those residents and business owners who participated in the zoning update project open houses and meetings. For more information about the update, please visit the project page.
Mayor Kevin Kennedy’s administration recently released an overview of projects and initiatives the city has undertaken to improve North Olmsted’s drainage system. The overview documents a wide range of both storm water and sanitary system projects that, in combination, have reduced instances of flooding in the city after major storm events. Read the Press Release for more information. Also, the Drainage Projects Map contains specific details of the various completed and proposed projects.
FirstEnergy Solutions (FES) has recently terminated its agreement with Northeast Ohio Public Energy Council (NOPEC) for the energy aggregation program serving your community. The termination is effective in January 2017. Both FES and NOPEC have conferred and developed a set of jointly approved FAQs: Click Here
North Olmsted Human Resources Director Cheryl Farver recently announced her retirement after 14 years of service to the City. Mayor Kennedy will appoint Council Clerk Marie Gallo to take her place.
This Spring the Building Department began conducting exterior property maintenance inspections of all properties in Ward 1, including both residences and businesses. Studies have demonstrated that attractive and well-maintained housing stabilizes and increases community property values. Working together, we can keep North Olmsted as an attractive community and one in which you are proud to own property.
Curbside Brush Chipping Program: Week of April 25th – September 19th
Republic Services Yard Waste Collection: Week of April 11th – December 1st (on regular trash day)
Next Household Hazardous Collection: April 11th – 24th. Drop off is located behind City Hall at Fleet Garage.
Please call 440-734-8200 for more information on memberships and classes!