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Bay approves last of new employee contracts

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village With the May 23 approval by City Council of a new three-year contract with the city fire department’s union, Bay Village has agreement with all of its employee unions. Officials said the new contract mirrors all the other contracts by giving the workers pay increases in each of the three […]

Queenswood Bridge slated for replacement

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village City officials are happy to endorse the old saying “Good things come to those who wait,” when it comes to repairing the Queenswood Bridge. Mayor Debbie Sutherland said last week Ohio Department of Transportation officials notified the city it will be getting a state grant of nearly $4 million to […]

Bay to hire first full-time police dispatchers shortly

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village City officials have offered conditional contracts to candidates for the first two full-time police dispatchers positions in department history. Police Chief Mark Spaetzel, said if the contract offers are accepted shortly, the duo will begin work in June. “Both candidates are currently working full-time elsewhere and have to give two […]

Sutherland, council agree to compromise on spending proposal

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Administration officials and City Council compromised Monday on a capital expenditures and personal services proposal, averting a veto by Mayor Debbie Sutherland. Council postponed a final vote on the proposal, which requires any capital expenditure or personal services contract of $20,000 or more to go before City Council, for final […]