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Moratorium extended on attached housing in Bay

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village With the April 21 expiration date less than a week away, Bay Village officials Monday approved extending the moratorium for 90 days on development of attached housing within the city. Prior to the meeting, council President Paul Koomar said he wanted to at least have it on the agenda for [...]

Sutherland: Bay still long way from joining regional fire district

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Bay Village is a long way from joining a fire district with other Westshore cities, Bay Village Mayor Debbie Sutherland said Friday. During City Council’s committee sessions April 7, Sutherland fielded questions from residents asking if the city’s being one of four accepting the $100,000 Ohio Local Government Innovation Fund [...]

School officials consider different middle school facility options after state OKs funding help

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted School officials are considering different potential middle school facility construction plans after officials from the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission (OFCC) told them Friday the district is eligible to receive 12 percent of its construction costs from the state. Among the facilities work being considered by school officials are construction of [...]

Westshore residents, others can utilize ballot by mail for county primary

By Jeff Gallatin WESTSHORE Cuyahoga County voting by mail opened April 1, and area officials are encouraging voters to again take advantage of this alternative. Board of Elections Director Pat McDonald said voting by mail is easier for many voters. “The Cuyahoga County Board of Elections is encouraging voters to take advantage of this safe, [...]