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Garbage Pickup Delayed

Due to the forecasted snowfall, garbage pickup scheduled for Tuesday February 16, 2021 will be delayed to Wednesday February 17, 2021. Questions can be directed to Republic Services @ 440-458-5191.

Ohio Home Relief Grant

The state of Ohio will allocate $50 million from the Coronavirus Relief Fund from the CARES Act to 47 Community Action Agencies to help Ohioans that have experienced economic hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Each Community Action Agency will receive a portion of the funding based on their Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) CARES Act allocation.

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We’re Seeking Comments on Lake Road Culvert Replacements

The City of Sheffield Lake is proposing to replace two (2) culverts under Lake Road (U.S. 6). One is located west of Lafayette Boulevard and the other is located west of Elm Street. Construction will include a widened sidewalk, pavement replacement, and lawn restoration. In order for the project to be completed, new permanent right-of-way and/or easements will need to be acquired from 9 parcels, as well as temporary right-of-way from 6 parcels in the project area.

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Community Housing Impact and Preservation Program Application

Lorain County is eligible to apply to the State of Ohio, Development Services Agency (ODSA) for Community Housing Impact and Preservation (CHIP) funding. The CHIP program is funded under the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME), and Ohio Housing Trust Funds (OHTF). CDBG and HOME funds originate with the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD), and OHTF originate with the State of Ohio.

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Request for Statement of Qualifications

The City of Sheffield Lake is soliciting Statements of Qualification from Engineering, Architectural, Environmental, and Real Estate Firms for consideration in selecting qualified firm(s) to potentially perform future contract work in the City of Sheffield Lake.  Statements should include the following, at a minimum:

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Regional Income Tax Agency launches state-wide digital taxpayer notification initiative

Brecksville, January 14, 2020 — The Regional Income Tax Agency, commonly known as RITA, is beginning a new initiative to notify taxpayers of the upcoming tax filing deadline.

Throughout its history, RITA has typically used direct mail postcards to notify those who live and work in RITA municipalities of the April 15 filing deadline. This year, RITA is launching a digital advertising Continue reading