Lakewood OH

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.

Farver retiring from HR post, Gallo to replace her

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted North Olmsted city officials are opting to replace one experienced municipal official with another when longtime Human Resources Director Cheryl Farver retires in September. Mayor Kevin Kennedy announced last week current City Council Clerk Marie Gallo, who is also the City Council president in Parma Heights, will replace Farver, appointed […]

Council considers rezone of Lake Road property; opinion still split

By Sue Botos Rocky River Public opinion of a proposed Lake Road condominium project remains split, with some residents seeing it as a housing option sorely needed in the city, and others concerned about its impact on the neighborhood. Comments leaned more toward the positive during a July 25 public hearing and subsequent discussion at […]

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.