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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

Summary of Floodplain Impacts


November 25, 2019

Project ID

LOR-Sheffield Lake TLCI (PID No. 110386)

Floodplain Affected

Day Ditch

Description of Project

This project will construct a segment of a 28-mile lakefront multimodal network. Specifically, this project consists of construction of an 8′ wide concrete sidewalk from Lake Breeze Road to the existing concrete sidewalk approximately 130′ Continue reading

Day Ditch Drainage Improvements, The Watershed Initiative

The City of Sheffield Lake will begin an extensive improvement project along Day Ditch. The project begins at our southern corporation limit (rail road) and continues north to Ferndale Park. The project will intersect properties along Day Ditch at Belle, Brockley, Knickerbocker, Holl and Forestlawn. The scope of the project will include removal of trees, vegetation, obstructions and debris from the watercourse. The project will include installation of rock channel protection, erosion control mats and specific plantings of low growing plants/grasses. In gaining access to this city easement, fencing will be removed. The city will restore fencing, once complete, and in certain cases install new fence.

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City of Sheffield Lake seeks comments on Lake Road Transportation for Livable Communities Project

City of Sheffield Lake is proposing to construct an 8’ wide concrete sidewalk along the north side of U.S. 6 (Lake Road) from Lake Breeze Road to the Windjammer Apartments, and along the south side of U.S. 6 (Lake Road) from Lake Breeze Road to approximately 130’ east of Brookside Trail. This project is part of a 28-mile lakefront The multimodal network. Construction also includes installation of two Rectangular Rapid Flash Beacons (RRFBs) at the existing Lake Road pedestrian crossings at Lake Breeze Road and the Domonkas Library. The project will be constructed entirely within the public right-of-way and on property owned by the City.

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CPR Classes with the Fire Department

The Sheffield Lake Fire Department will be conducting citizens CPR classes on 4/24/2019 and 10/23/2019 at 6PM at the Joyce Hanks Community Civic Center. (Only one course is required). The cost is free to all Sheffield Lake Residents. The course will provide all attendees with training in Adult and Pediatric CPR and rescue breathing as well as how to use an AED (Automatic Defribrillator).

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