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Zoning code review could aid creating town center

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted A review of city zoning codes as recommended by the recently approved 2015 update of the city master plan can help the city create a town center, city officials said. After North Olmsted City Council approved at its’ March 3 meeting, the master plan update (which is required every 10 [...]

PARCC testing goes well in Bay schools

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Bay Village Schools students and staff shifted gears and handled the first year of PARCC testing, district officials said. Superintendent Clint Keener and Director of Curriculum Char Shryock both said advance preparations were a major factor in the district being ready for the first year of PARCC Partnership for Readiness [...]

Architectural firm picked for North Olmsted schools, construction manager next

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted The selection of an architectural firm experienced in working on school facilities to design the new sixth- through 12th-grade school has pleased North Olmsted school leaders, who are now mulling the selection of a project manager for the $90 million in improvements being done by the district. ThenDesign Architecture of [...]

Sunset residents maintain pressure on city council for new water pact

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Sunset Drive area residents in the last several days have maintained their campaign to have Bay Village City Council sign a new agreement with the Cleveland Division of Water and accept $1.2 million for work on water lines in Bay Village. Residents of the area sent a letter to City [...]