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Vote to strike: Work stoppage to begin Aug. 18

Westlake City School teachers voted June 15 to strike beginning Aug. 18. Because the Board of Education voted to impose its “last, best and final” contract offer effective June 27, teachers will cease all activity in the district June 24.

Crocker Rocks concert this Sunday

Crocker Rocks Music Fest, a daylong festival featuring Los Angeles-based group Lifehouse, takes place Sunday from 2 to 9 p.m. at Crocker Park. Described as a fun summer block party, the free event includes food trucks, interactive vendors and exhibitors, roaming entertainers and a beer garden.

Tours of school buildings Saturday aim to promote facilities plan

Public tours of Fairview High School and Lewis F. Mayer Middle School, slated for significant renovations and additions, will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The goal of the tours is to inform residents about the Fairview Park City School District’s $35.2 million facilities master plan.

Canterbury/Center Ridge roads roundabout hits dead end

The Westlake Planning Commission voted 5-0 June 6 against recommending the roundabout plan to City Council. Council will likely approve the other option under consideration, a widening of both Canterbury and Center Ridge roads to add turning lanes.