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Author Archives: Kevin Kelley

Matt Hrubey appointed to vacant school board seat

Currently the grants coordinator for Cuyahoga County, Hrubey worked closely with the public school district as the leader of the Safe Routes to Schools committee, which obtained $350,000 in federal and state grants to upgrade sidewalks and install pedestrian crossing signs near district’s schools.

SJMC narrowly wins Westlake Corporate Challenge

Bowling, bocce ball and sand volleyball were among the sports teams competed in. Trivia contests, Pictionary and Texas hold’em were among the other events. Points were also awarded for participation in a food drive and blood drive.

Ordinance allows participation in additional purchasing consortiums

The U.S. Communities Government Purchasing Alliance, for example, allows local municipalities and agencies to piggyback on a contract competitively bid by another public agency, thereby eliminating the need to re-bid. Access to competitive pricing and contract terms is thereby expanded through the buying power of large government purchasers.

Medical marijuana dispensaries banned under temporary moratorium

Fairview Park City Council unanimously passed a resolution at a special meeting Monday night that prohibits medical marijuana dispensaries from opening in the city within the next six months.