Painesville Power awarded plaque from Navajo Nation for donated labor

by Marian McMahon

PAINESVILLE – In recognition for the assistance Painesville Power provided to help bring power to Navajo Native Americans on their reservations, members of the Navajo Tribal Council presented a plaque to participants at the American Public Power National Conference in Austin, Texas June 11.

LCDU working on software upgrade

by Marian McMahon

LAKE COUNTY – As part of the process to do a much-needed software upgrade, the Board of Commissioners passed a resolution July 25 which authorized a contract between Tyler Technologies. Inc. and the Lake County Board of Commissioners on behalf of the Lake County Department of Utilities.

Perry community celebrates passage of HB 6 with officials

by Marian McMahon

PERRY – Lake County commissioners, council members and trustees were joined by state legislators and a full house at Perry High School’s Goodwin Theatre July 28 for a “Securing Our Future” celebration due to passage of House Bill 6.

Perry trustees putting road levy on ballot

by Marian McMahon

PERRY TOWNSHIP – The Board of Trustees took the next step in getting a road levy approved by passing a resolution to put it on the November ballot at the July 23 meeting. It is a five-year, 2.9-mill levy.

Ohio EPA holds hearing on Grand River erosion

by Marian McMahon

PAINESVILLE TOWNSHIP – Throughout the decades since the Vrooman Road Bridge was first proposed, numerous issues have arisen. The most recent one brought about a public hearing by Ohio EPA July 17 at the Lake County Department of Utilities’ Business and Learning Centers, 1981 Blase Nemeth Rd.

Lakeland Civic Orchestra seeks new members

by Submitted

KIRTLAND - The Lakeland Civic Orchestra is inviting auditions for new members for its 2019-2020 concert season. Interested musicians will be auditioned by appointment Monday, Aug. 19 or by other mutual arrangement, and should be prepared to sight-read and play a prepared selection best demonstrating their abilities.