Mayor Jackson to Deliver State of the City Address Oct. 10 – Free and Open to the Public

Clevelanders can join Mayor Frank G. Jackson for his annual address highlighting the achievements of the past year in the City of Cleveland. From improvements in public safety to economic development in neighborhoods, Mayor Jackson will share updates about his vision for moving Cleveland forward. The State of the City address will be free and open to the public. Doors open at 6 p.m. Remarks begins at 7 p.m. This event offers open seating. Registration is required by October 5th. Seniors age 65+ may opt to register for the event by calling 216.664.2500. Photos and videos can be shared on social media with the event hashtag - #CLESOTC18.


The Cleveland Division of Police is accepting applications for school crossing guards. Duties include helping children safely cross streets to get to their public, parochial and charter schools for about an hour in the morning and an hour in the afternoon. Generally, hours are from 7-8 a.m. and 2-3 p.m. on school days. Compensation is $20.50/day and employees are eligible for health care through the City of Cleveland. There are about 40 crossing guard positions available of more than 400 around the city.

The City of Cleveland’s Community Relations Board invites all Clevelanders to “Hands Across CLE” events. Some events will include live entertainment and refreshments. By joining together – from the East Side to the West Side – the City can become stronger and safer by making connections among diverse neighborhoods, building community among residents and promoting friendships across Cleveland.

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.

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.

City of Cleveland residents, neighborhood organizations, business leaders and members of the general public are invited for an evening of civic engagement at Mayor Frank G. Jackson’s 2018 State of the City. The Cleveland Public Hall event will be held Wednesday, October 10th at 7pm. Registration is required by October 5th.

This new program helps seniors aged 60 years and older and adults with disabilities address one home maintenance or home repair need. The program will also assist with referrals to other home repair programs. There are income restrictions and guidelines for the program.

One lane of traffic will be maintained for local traffic for the duration of each project and no detours are expected. Access to all businesses, residences and side streets will be maintained during construction. On street parking will not be allowed during construction. The work will take place Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The City of Cleveland’s Hispanic Heritage Month committee held its opening celebration on September 14th in the City Hall Rotunda.

The Department of Aging and Bike Cleveland is having a series of events at four Cleveland rec centers where seniors can try out accessible bikes and trikes, learn the road rules, discover bike paths, enjoy a short group ride, and meet others interested in cycling.

On Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018 street improvements begin on the next phase of the Enterprise Avenue, Briar Road and West 139th Street Rehabilitation Project between West 130th Street and Briar Road. This phase of the project includes all work items on Enterprise Avenue from the Briar Road loop to West 130th Street. Traffic will be maintained on Enterprise Avenue through the use of flaggers to allow access to all commercial properties with no detours. Construction on this project will be complete in December 2018.

Cleveland Animal Care & Control is the recipient of a $150,000 grant from PetSmart Charities, the leading funder of animal welfare in North America. The grant has been earmarked to support the daily operations of Cleveland Animal Care & Control so they can continue placing pets in loving forever homes.Specifically, Cleveland Animal Care & Control’s shelter operations grant is designed to enhance the city’s new kennel.

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09/19/2018 - City of Cleveland to Launch Updated Climate Action Plan at Sustainable Cleveland Summit Sept. 20-21
09/18/2018 - Excitement and Anticipation Surround Cleveland Browns and Cleveland Indians Thursday Night Home Games
09/18/2018 - South Woodland Avenue Street Improvements
09/18/2018 - Vine Court Improvement Project
09/17/2018 - City of Cleveland Street Improvements
09/17/2018 - Corlett Avenue Street Improvement Resurfacing Project
09/17/2018 - Cleveland Police Academy Cadets Disciplined
09/14/2018 - Kingsbury Boulevard Resurfacing Project
09/14/2018 - Cleveland Animal Care & Control Receives $150,000 Grant From PetSmart Charities®
09/13/2018 - City of Cleveland Welcomes the 44th Fire Academy Class
09/10/2018 - City of Cleveland Hosts 10th Annual Sustainable Cleveland Summit September 20-21
09/10/2018 - City Announces Neighborhood Street Improvements
09/07/2018 - Former City of Cleveland Employee Personnel File Released
09/06/2018 - Excitement and Anticipation Surround Cleveland Browns First 2018 Regular Season Home Game
09/05/2018 - Police Report of Theft at EMS
09/04/2018 - City Urges Residents to Use Extra Caution as Temps Reach 90 Degrees in Cleveland
09/04/2018 - City Announces Neighborhood Street Improvements
08/31/2018 - Cleveland Animal Care & Control Receives $150,000 Grant From PetSmart Charities®
08/29/2018 - Mayor Frank G. Jackson Issues Statement on the Passing of Reverend Dr. Sterling E. Glover
09/01/2018 - Open Air in Market Square
09/01/2018 - Cleveland National Air Show
09/01/2018 - Incense, Sweaters, & Ice Film Screening
09/03/2018 - Labor Day Parade & Festival
09/04/2018 - Bulk Pickup Week
09/06/2018 - Business Growth Workshop
09/06/2018 - SPACE FORCE/A Color Removed
09/07/2018 - NEOCycle
09/07/2018 - Gili Yalo
09/07/2018 - An Evening With Hubb's Groove
09/09/2018 - Hubb's Groove
09/09/2018 - Amethyst String Quartet
09/10/2018 - Rosh Hashanah with jHUB
09/12/2018 - Cleveland Senior Walk
09/13/2018 - West Park Walk on Wednesdays
09/14/2018 - Your Voice Matters Youth Summit
09/14/2018 - BOUND: 4th Annual Artist Book and Zine Fair
09/15/2018 - Walk 4 R Sista's 2018
09/15/2018 - Tremont Arts & Cultural Festival
09/15/2018 - Open Air in Market Square
09/15/2018 - Beachland's Rockin' Flea Market
09/16/2018 - One World Day
09/19/2018 - Recovery Housing in NEO
09/19/2018 - Writing Wrongs: Social Change In Narrative Nonfiction
09/20/2018 - 2018 Sustainable Cleveland Summit