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Bay master plan update steering panel announced

By Jeff Gallatin BAY VILLAGE Mayor Debbie Sutherland said the newly appointed steering committee working on the update of the city’s master plan is going to hit the ground running. “It’s a very diverse group of people and as we intended, I’m sure there will be a lot of different viewpoints and ideas,” she said.”There’s […]

Bay inks new 3-year pact with second teacher’s union

By Jeff Gallatin BAY VILLAGE Bay Village School District officials and the Bay Individual and Small Group Instruction Teachers Association (BISGITA), have approved a new three-year contract. With the agreement, the school district has three-year pacts with the Bay Teacher’s Association and (BISGITA) which run through June 2019, and the non-teaching personnel as well. “We […]

Butternut conversion work underway

By Jeff Gallatin NORTH OLMSTED Work got underway this week on transforming the former Butternut School into the North Olmsted School District’s administration and bus center. Work on the conversion is expected to take most of the summer, but is scheduled to be completed in time for the start of the 2016-2017 school year. The […]

City, school attorneys working on Pine issues

By Jeff Gallatin NORTH OLMSTED North Olmsted Mayor Kevin Kennedy is “encouraged” by city and school district attorneys’ recent discussions about having the board of education consider allowing the city to begin construction of a storm water retention basin on the Pine School. Kennedy said Monday that city Law Director Michael Gareau Jr. had received a letter late last […]