Registration Now Open for Neighborhood Resource & Recreation Center Fall Programming

The City of Cleveland’s recently rebranded Neighborhood Resource & Recreation Centers are now offering expanded fall programming at all 22 of its centers. Expanded intergenerational programming - aimed at providing holistic resources to all residents, especially youth and young adults – includes job readiness and placements assistance, ACT/SAT prep, theater, photography, ballet, STEM workshops and more. Old favorites like aerobics, basketball, football and swimming are also available. Register in person or online at www.clevelandohio.gov/NRRCactivities. Some class sizes may be limited and early registration is advised. All programs are free.

City of Cleveland employees, residents, neighborhood organizations, business leaders and members of the general public are invited to participate in an evening of civic engagement at Mayor Frank G. Jackson’s 2019 State of the City. The Mayor’s 14th annual address will take place on Thursday, Oct. 10 at 7 p.m. in Cleveland Public Hall and offers a community-focused format. For a second year, the event is free and open to the public. State of the City 2019 is a ticketed event and individual reservations are required.

Fitch Ratings, one of the three major bond rating services, this week raised its grade for Cleveland Hopkins International Airport from BBB+ to A-, a move that could help save the airport millions in coming years. Fitch’s action follows similar moves by Moody’s Investor Service and Standard & Poors Global Ratings, each of which raised the city-owned airport’s bond ratings a year ago.

As part of Mayor Frank G. Jackson's Safe Smart CLE program, existing streetlights will be replaced with new energy-efficient LED technology including adaptive control photocells. The project will not only improve the quality of light throughout the City but will also help lower its carbon footprint, providing improved health and safety for our citizens.

The Mayor's Office of Communications prepares and distributes information to Veterans and their supporters monthly, via the Cleveland City Hall blog. The page includes timely information on special events, memorials, healthcare, and other news of value to local veterans. 

Curious about cycling as a form of exercise? Want to try an age-friendly bike? Join the Department of Aging and Bike Cleveland on Thursday, September 26, 2019, for a FREE hands-on cycling event.

Thanks to Mayor Frank G. Jackson’s enhanced budget, made possible by Issue 32, the City of Cleveland is embarking on more street improvement projects in 2017 than in years past. Projects span all neighborhoods and wards throughout the city.

Westbound traffic will be restricted, Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane, and access to Mall Drive will be restricted on St. Clair Avenue at Mall Drive from Monday, July 15 and Tuesday, July 16, 2019 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. due to construction activity. This activity is part of the Music Hall roof project, which includes removal and replacement of portions of the roof system over the main stage area of the Hall.

Mayor Frank G. Jackson announced in an email to subscribers of his eNewsletter, that he will hold his annual State of the City address on Oct. 10. The address will remain free and open to the public. 

The City of Cleveland today announced eScooters are now available on city streets. Bird –one of four selected vendors – will have scooters available beginning Aug. 26 in Downtown Cleveland, Ohio City and Tremont. The easiest way to locate a nearby scooter is to download the Bird mobile app.

The City of Cleveland is applying for the Fiscal Year 2019 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG): Local Solicitation. Click here for the FY 2019 JAG Application and Budget. To comment or make suggestions related to this grant application, please send an email to emergencyprep@city.cleveland.oh.us.

The City of Cleveland is hiring! Many positions have been added thanks to Mayor Frank G. Jackson’s enhanced budget resulting from the passage of Issue 32.

09/06/2019 - Mayor’s Office of Capital Projects Conducts Facilities Assessment
09/06/2019 - City of Cleveland Center Street Bridge Closure
09/05/2019 - Media Advisory: Cleveland Division of Fire 35th Fire Training Academy Graduation and Promotion Ceremony
09/05/2019 - Pipeline Infrastructure Improvements Update
09/04/2019 - Rockefeller Avenue Resurfacing Traffic Advisory
09/04/2019 - Pipeline Infrastructure Improvements Update
09/03/2019 - Media Advisory: Police Promotions
09/03/2019 - Pipeline Infrastructure Improvements Update
08/30/2019 - Pipeline Infrastructure Improvements Update
08/29/2019 - Hunger Network Announces Market after Dark at Iconic West Side Market Oct. 24
08/29/2019 - Cleveland Will NOT Have Regularly Scheduled Waste Collection Pick-Up on Labor Day
08/29/2019 - Pipeline Infrastructure Improvements Update
08/28/2019 - Center Street Swing Bridge Traffic Advisory
08/26/2019 - eScooter Rentals Available in Cleveland Starting August 26
08/22/2019 - Healthy Homes Interdepartmental Initiative Legislation Introduced
08/16/2019 - City Announces Neighborhood Street Improvements
08/16/2019 - Pipeline Infrastructure Improvements Update
08/16/2019 - City of Cleveland and XDL Host XDL Freeride Fest! Aug. 16-17
08/14/2019 - City of Cleveland and United States Attorney’s Office Seek Community Police Commission Applicants
08/14/2019 - Pipeline Infrastructure Improvements Update
09/02/2019 - Bulk Pickup Week
09/06/2019 - Food Truck Friday
09/13/2019 - Food Truck Friday
09/17/2019 - Mobile Food Pantry
09/20/2019 - Food Truck Friday
09/27/2019 - Food Truck Friday
09/28/2019 - Casual and Variety Gaming