Spring Clean-up dates set

by Marian McMahon

PERRY TOWNSHIP – Administrator Karen Sundy proposed the Spring Clean-up be held April 20 and 27 this year at the Feb. 26 Board of Trustees meeting. Pickup north of the railroad tracks will be one week and south of the tracks will be the other week.
Trustee Chair Rick Amos said they could have just one bidder again this year.

Having short-term shelter plan proposed

by Marian McMahon

MADISON TOWNSHIP – After recognizing the departments for doing additional work when the area had high winds the previous week, Trustee Max Anderson called for a Township plan for short-term power outages at the Feb. 26 meeting.

LCDU ‘on the scent’ of a solution to bad odors

by Marian McMahon

LAKE COUNTY – People often say something doesn’t smell right or something stinks when they believe something wrong is going on. In the case of Painesville Township residents who live near the Lake County Solid Waste Facility, the something wrong is literally the bad smells.

Cleveland Clinic hospital will boost Mentor economy

by Glen Miller

MENTOR – Mentor City officials are all smiles about the Cleveland Clinic’s decision to build a full-scale hospital in the city, although they don’t know how big their smiles will become until the clinic unveils its design plans.

Court allows counties’ amicus brief

by Marian McMahon

LAKE COUNTY – Board of Commissioners President Jerry Cirino stated at the Feb. 21 meeting the county was advised the court was allowing the amicus brief regarding the redistricting lawsuit which proposes new congressional districts.