Author Archives: Kevin Kelley
Law Director John Wheeler said the city will attempt to collect nearly $360,000 in tax abatement dollars it claims were forfeited after the company granted the abatement left town.
The residential properties – four on West 210th Street and one on Glenbar Drive – will be rezoned from the residential category to the general business category if the measures pass. Those properties are either owned or controlled by George Kallas, the owner of Minerva Family Restaurant on Center Ridge Road. He wants to combine the parcels so one or two new retail buildings can be built on the consolidated property.
The acts had plagued residents of the Coffinberry Neighborhood, located north of Lorain Road and east of Wooster Road, periodically since mid- to late-summer, Ward 1 Councilman Brian McDonough said. Acts reportedly included alarming homeowners by ringing doorbells or pounding hard on windows and doors between 11 p.m. and 3 a.m.
The status of the recreation master plan, including a summary of all data collected thus far, will the subject of a public meeting at 7 p.m. Oct. 21 at the Westlake Recreation Center, 28955 Hilliard Blvd. Recreation Director Bob DeMinico said the meeting will be one of the last opportunities for public input before the report is written later this year.