Road construction season is underway in Painesville Township

by Gabriel McVey

PAINESVILLE TOWNSHIP – Road resurfacing projects are well underway in Painesville Township, as related by Township Service Director Bill Thompson to the Board of Trustees during a meeting held May 5. Asphalt projects began April 13.

Madison Memorial Day plans adapted due to COVID-19

by Submitted

MADISON - With Memorial Day fast approaching and the current COVID-19 pandemic, in consideration of the safety of the public and risk to gather, the 2020 Memorial Day parade in Madison has been canceled.
However, flags will be placed on veterans’ graves to honor them.

Commissioners amend operating procedures at county buildings

by Submitted

PAINESVILLE - The Lake County Board of Commissioners continues to consult with public health officials to ensure it maintains the countless public services for its citizens and businesses at county facilities. Its goal is to maintain quality and timely services to the best of its ability during this unprecedented public health event. In doing so, Lake County must also provide a safe working environment for its employees and visitors while adhering to the various local, state and federal public health protocols currently in place.

Rezoning for new subdivision gets no vote

by Glen Miller

MENTOR – Developers wanting to rezone 14.5 acres of landlocked property along the north side of state Route 2 were not happy with the end result of the Mentor Planning Commission’s May 7 interactive meeting held by computer.

Perry planning events for grads

by Robin Luthanen

PERRY – Perry High School Principal Todd Porcello, working with senior class officers, plans to make sure family, friends, and community recognize and honor the 155 2020 graduates.

Commissioners discuss need to allow businesses to reopen safely

by Marian McMahon

LAKE COUNTY – Commissioner Jerry Cirino presented a special resolution at the May 7 Board of Commissioners meeting which stated the Board of Commissioners was requesting the governor reopen the economy of Lake County effective May 15.