Registration Now Open for Summer 2019 Neighborhood Resource & Recreation Programs

Registration for expanded Summer 2019 programming at the City of Cleveland’s newly rebranded Neighborhood Resource & Recreation Centers (NRRCs) is now open. The City’s 22 NRRCs will offer enhanced intergenerational programming to more holistically serve Cleveland families. Registration is available in person or online at www.clevelandohio.gov/NRRCactivities.

Some class sizes are limited and early registration is advised. All programs are free.

New programs include ACT/SAT prep, STEM workshops, Job & Career Readiness Training, Ballet, Chess and more.

The City of Cleveland today announced a series of residential roads slated for resurfacing beginning the week of April 15. This first round of residential resurfacing will take place in wards 2, 9 and 10. These projects are scheduled for completion by the end of July 2019.

Mayor Frank G. Jackson Scholarship applications are available to City of Cleveland employees, dependents of City of Cleveland employees, high school seniors graduating from the Cleveland Metropolitan School District, and high school seniors who are in the Youth Development Program or involved with the City of Cleveland Department of Recreation. The scholarship application process is open until April 28.

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 applying for the Fiscal Year 2018 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG): Local Solicitation. Emails may be sent to emergencyprep@city.cleveland.oh.us regarding comments and suggestions for this grant. 


A handy Home Repair Resource Guide guide was created by the staff of the Cleveland Department of Aging for Cleveland homeowners seeking information about loans, grants, and agencies providing home repair resources.


Like the 37 police cadets of his class, Officer Ashondre Welch completed more than 1,000 hours of test-taking and training in the hope of becoming a Cleveland Police Officer. At the 141st Cleveland Police Academy Graduation, Welch took to the podium to share a powerful speech about the graduating class’ commitment to serve the city’s neighborhoods.

Mayor Frank G. Jackson issued a proclamation in recognition of Earth Day 2019. The proclamation reads in part: “On behalf of the citizens of Cleveland I am honored to offer this proclamation in recognition of Earth Day being held on April 22, 2019. Earth Day is an annual reminder of the need for environmental activism, stewardship commitments, and sustainability efforts. Living and growing as a sustainable city will ensure Cleveland’s longevity.”

The City of Cleveland’s Department of Community Development invites interested consultants to submit their proposal for various on-call consultant services including real estate appraisals and listings, environmental investigation services and reviews (NEPA), Section 106 historical reviews, and rehabilitation cost estimating.

The Ohio Housing Finance Agency received an increase in the number of 9% Low-Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) it can award from 2019-2021, and designated a portion, about $9 million, to the creation of diverse and accessible communities. Interested housing developers are invited to submit project proposals for affordable housing development in Clark-Fulton for investment of up to $1 million in LIHTC. 

The event will include an information fair, lunch and entertainiment. All seniors are invited to attend the free event which is presented annually by the Department of Aging. May is Older Americans Month, and Senior Day will be held on May 21st.

As part of Mayor Frank G. Jackson’s $65 million Neighborhood Transformation Initiative, seven local entrepreneurs will launch businesses in the Glenville neighborhood. The small businesses are part of the initiative’s retail incubator program and will be housed in Glenville Circle North, a new mixed-use development set to open in summer 2019.

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.

Every first Wednesday of the month, the Departments of Aging and Community Relations hold a Senior produce market at Sterling Recreation Center. They are seeking volunteer help from individuals and groups. 

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. 

City of Cleveland today announced efforts to achieve a complete and accurate count of the City’s population in the 2020 Census. The results of the 2020 Census will help determine congressional representation, resource development and will affect the distribution of more than $400 billion per year in federal funding to state and local governments for the next decade.

The City of Cleveland welcomed the return of marine life artist and conservationist Wyland at an event at Davis Aerospace and Maritime School. The artist - known for his 30,000 square foot marine life mural on the Cleveland Public Power Building  - visited the city to kick-off his annual national outreach effort for water conservation with an eco-fair, guest lecture, and an inspirational day of mural painting with local students. The announcement included plans to refresh the city’s iconic “whale wall” mural.

04/23/2019 - East 6th Street Traffic Advisory- Music Hall Roof Project
04/22/2019 - Cleveland Hopkins International Airport Experiencing Isolated Technical
04/22/2019 - Mayor Jackson Sends Condolences, Thoughts and Prayers for Sri Lanka Victims
04/22/2019 - CORRECTION: Mayor Jackson Sends Condolences, Thoughts and Prayers for Sri Lanka Victims
04/18/2019 - MEDIA ALERT: The City of Cleveland Kicks-Off 2019 Clean Cleveland Program
04/18/2019 - Street Improvements on East 65th Street & Forman Avenue
04/18/2019 - City of Cleveland Tree Damaged Sidewalk Repair Program
04/17/2019 - Registration Now Open for Neighborhood Resource & Recreation Center Summer 2019 Programs
04/17/2019 - Road Resurfacing Projects Announced for Wards 2, 9 & 10
04/17/2019 - City of Cleveland WILL Collect Waste on Good Friday.
04/16/2019 - Pipeline Infrastructure Improvements Update
04/15/2019 - City of Cleveland Residential Resurfacing Program Begins the Week of April 15, 2019
04/14/2019 - Cleveland Extends Condolences to Family of Three Who Perished in Fire
04/12/2019 - CORRECTION: Cleveland Water Working on Main Break on Rockside Road in Maple Heights
04/12/2019 - Cleveland Police Officer Suspended
04/12/2019 - Cleveland Sewer Repair Slated for West 57th Street and Bridge Avenue
04/11/2019 - Cleveland Water Working on Main Break on Rockside Road in Maple Heights
04/08/2019 - Pipeline Infrastructure Improvements Update
04/04/2019 - Mayor Jackson to Swear-In Cleveland Municipal School District Board of Education New Board Member
04/03/2019 - Cleveland Joins Wyland Foundation National Water Conservation Campaign
04/01/2019 - Bulk Pickup Week
04/01/2019 - Mean Green Math Machine
04/01/2019 - Free Tax Preparation
04/02/2019 - Around the Block
04/03/2019 - City Dogs Volunteer Information Session
04/03/2019 - Pre-Certification Workshop for MBE/EDGE
04/03/2019 - Hope for the City
04/03/2019 - The Drunken Botanist
04/04/2019 - Authentic Cleveland Experiences Workshop
04/04/2019 - MLK March
04/05/2019 - CPL Author Visit
04/06/2019 - The Big Clean 2019
04/06/2019 - Transgender Job Fair
04/08/2019 - Free Tax Preparation
04/08/2019 - Mean Green Math Machine
04/10/2019 - Wear Blue Day
04/10/2019 - Health, Wealth, and Death in Mesopotamia
04/11/2019 - Black Holes and Globular Clusters
04/12/2019 - Dutch Baroque Aesthetics
04/12/2019 - Fair Housing
04/13/2019 - Healthy Kids Day
04/13/2019 - Microsoft Word for Business
04/15/2019 - Mean Green Math Machine
04/16/2019 - Beating Guns Tour
04/17/2019 - Branding Your Business