News & Updates

Lakewood Wins Community Health Challenge
Monday, October 20, 2014
What You Need To Know About Ebola
Friday, October 17, 2014
Improving the Tree Canopy in Lakewood
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Landlord Training Seminar Cancelled
Friday, October 03, 2014
Lakewood Announces Shade Tree Purchase Program
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Lakewood Fire - EMS to Train With MetroHealth Experts
Monday, August 25, 2014
Lakewood Fire - EMS to simulate medical emergencies with MetroHealth’s help
Lakewood Arts Festival To Be Held August 2nd
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Art, Music, Food And Children’s Activities Take Over Downtown Lakewood!
Lakewood Police Fair Set For July 26th
Thursday, July 10, 2014
MAP: 2014 Summer Road Closures
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Scene Magazine Names Lakewood Best Suburb
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Cleveland Orchestra Announces Free Ticket Distribution Locations in Lakewood
Saturday, April 19, 2014
The Cleveland Orchestra to perform community concert in Lakewood on May 24; the tickets are free, however, if you’re interested in attending, you’ve got to get tickets.
How to Handle Online and Phone Scams
Monday, April 14, 2014
Housing Market is Hot in Lakewood
Wednesday, April 09, 2014
Cleveland Orchestra Finds a ‘Home in Lakewood’
Thursday, March 20, 2014
The Cleveland Orchestra and the Lakewood community are joining together for The Cleveland Orchestra at home in Lakewood, a four-month neighborhood residency putting a spotlight on the city of Lakewood and its excellent music education programs.
Lakewood Police D.A.R.E. Basketball Tournament Set For April 12
Friday, February 28, 2014
Admission is free, and all are welcome to attend.
City of Lakewood Seeks A Web Design Firm
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Two New Police Officers Sworn In
Monday, February 10, 2014
Winter Storm Warning Issued
Wednesday, February 05, 2014
Lakewood Residents Are Reminded To Move Cars Off Of The Street During Heavy Snowstorms
Sam O’Leary Appointed to Serve Ward 2
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Lakewood Does Things Differently
Friday, January 10, 2014
An excerpt from an article on Cleveland.com
Startup Lakewood Event Set For January 28th
Wednesday, January 08, 2014
City to Pick Up Christmas Trees
Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Keeping the Sidewalks Clear in Lakewood
Monday, December 30, 2013
Holiday Refuse Collection
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Open House at Historic Lakewood Home in Need of Rehabilitation
Friday, December 06, 2013
Owner-Occupant or Developer Sought for $1 Grace Avenue House
Thanksgiving Holiday Refuse Collection
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Lakewood To Sell Old Street Signs
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Update: Only a few street signs are still available for purchase.
Music at Madison Park Features Live Jazz October 20
Friday, October 11, 2013
Bob Frasier and Friends Play Free Concert
Spooky Pooch Parade Set For October 19th
Wednesday, October 09, 2013
Music at Madison Park Features Live Music Next Two Sundays
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Free concerts hosted on 9/29 & 10/6 from 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Attention All Foster and Adoptive Families – Come celebrate with us!!
Monday, September 16, 2013
Sixth Annual Celebration of Families Night Set for September 20th
36th Annual Lakewood Arts Festival To Be Held August 3rd
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Art, Music, Food And Children’s Activities Take Over Downtown Lakewood!
Lakewood Welcomes New K-9 Officer
Thursday, June 27, 2013
Startup U: The Perfect Pitch
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Planned Power Outage on May 30 to Affect Several Streets
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Only residents who have been notified by First Energy will be affected
Traffic Advisory: Lake Road To Be Closed on May 5 During Ambulance Chase
Friday, May 03, 2013
Between Clifton Road and Lakewood Park
Non-Emergency Phone Service Has Been Restored
Monday, April 29, 2013
For non-emergency police calls, dial (216) 521-6773.
Lakewood Non-Emergency Phones Not Working
Monday, April 29, 2013
Individuals Should Call Fairview Park Police Department
Elderly Scam Alert
Thursday, March 07, 2013
Help to Others Celebrates 20 Years
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Benefit Bash Honors H2O’s Service to Community
Four Lakewood Police Officers Promoted
Friday, January 04, 2013
Emergency Snow Parking Ban Information
Wednesday, December 26, 2012
Blizzard Warning Issued For December 26-27
Wednesday, December 26, 2012
Lakewood Residents Are Reminded To Move Cars Off Of The Street During Heavy Snowstorms
Lakewood Passes Resolution Opposing HB 601
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Thanksgiving Refuse & Recycling Collection
Monday, November 19, 2012
Fall Leaf Collection Schedule
Thursday, November 08, 2012
Lakewood To Hold Community Conversation On The Lakewood Reads 2012 Book
Wednesday, November 07, 2012
The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates
Storm Update: Resident Information
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Help Fight The West Nile Virus
Saturday, September 01, 2012
Final Summer Concert To Be Held on Sunday, August 12
Monday, August 06, 2012
Lakewood Hometown Band To Perform
Due to technical difficulties, Lakewood Fireworks Canceled for July 4
Wednesday, July 04, 2012
Decision to be made on Thursday as to whether they will be rescheduled
Habitat For Humanity To Build New House On Dowd Avenue
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Set For June 14 At 10:00 AM
Meet the Trucks Set For June 2nd
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
Holiday Refuse & Recycling Collection Schedule
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Water And Sewer Rates To Increase In 2012
Wednesday, January 11, 2012
Lakewood, Like Most Northeast Ohio Communities, Is Facing Aging Infrastructure And EPA Mandates
Lakewood Signs Anti-Poaching Agreement
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Halloween To Be Observed On Monday, October 31st
Wednesday, October 19, 2011
Free High Visibility Tape and Safety Tips Offered
University Of Akron-Lakewood Grand Opening
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Fallen Firefighter Memorial Set For September 11th
Friday, September 02, 2011
New Memorial Constructed With Steel Beams From World Trade Center To Be Unveiled
Lakewood Featured In Time Magazine
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Lakewood Celebrates the Fourth of July
Thursday, June 23, 2011
Parade at 10:00 AM, Band Concert at 7:00 PM and Fireworks in Lakewood Park at Dusk
Meet The Trucks Set For June 4th
Friday, May 27, 2011
Lakewood To Receive Steel Beams From World Trade Center For New Memorial
Thursday, May 05, 2011
Beams Will Be Brought Down Madison Avenue To The Fire Station At 9:00 Am On Friday, May 6, 2011
Lakewood Census Numbers Have Been Released
Wednesday, March 09, 2011
Lakewood Retains Entitlement Status
Startup Lakewood Helps Bring New Ideas to Life
Friday, March 04, 2011
New program launches to help Lakewood residents catalyze business ideas
Promotions in the Police Department
Friday, February 04, 2011
Dog Park Case Decided
Tuesday, February 01, 2011
Court Rules In Favor Of Lakewood
Kevin Butler Appointed Lakewood’s Law Director
Thursday, January 20, 2011
Appointment Will Take Effect On March 1, 2011
Scott Gilman Appointed Lakewood Fire Chief
Thursday, January 06, 2011
Halloween To Be Observed On Sunday, October 31st
Friday, October 22, 2010
Free High Visibility Tape and Safety Tips Offered
33rd Annual Lakewood Arts Festival To Be Held August 7th
Wednesday, August 04, 2010
Art, Music, Food And Children’s Activities Take Over Downtown Lakewood!
Two Suspects Identified In Robbery
Thursday, July 22, 2010
Lakewood Celebrates the Fourth of July
Friday, June 25, 2010
Parade at 12:00 P.M., Band Concert at 7:00 P.M. and Fireworks in Lakewood Park at Dusk
City of Lakewood Introduces Legislation to Establish Advanced Energy Special Improvement District
Tuesday, June 08, 2010
Special SID First in State, Collaboration First in Nation
Meet The Trucks Set For June 5th
Friday, May 28, 2010
Arbor Day Ceremony At 9:30 AM
Mayor Declares Local State Of Emergency For Storm
Tuesday, May 11, 2010
City to Seek Assistance from County, State and FEMA for Damages
H20 Summer Service Camp Applications Are Available
Thursday, April 15, 2010
Application Deadline Is April 30th
University Tees Headquarters and Production Comes to Lakewood
Friday, April 09, 2010
Company Receives $50,000 Economic Development Fund Loan
Holiday Refuse Collection Schedule
Monday, March 22, 2010
No Refuse Collection on April 2
Lakewood Open House Saturday
Thursday, March 11, 2010
Two City-Owned Properties To Participate
Lakewood Income Tax Amnesty A Success
Thursday, February 11, 2010
City Of Lakewood To Use IRS Records To Collect Delinquent Income Taxes In Phase Two Of Tax Compliance Initiative
Holiday Refuse & Recycling Collection Schedule
Wednesday, February 10, 2010
Halloween To Be Observed On Saturday, October 31st
Friday, October 23, 2009
Free High Visibility Tape and Safety Tips Offered
CERT Training To Begin October 3rd
Friday, September 18, 2009
RTA Announces Decision To Eliminate Circulator Service
Friday, July 24, 2009
Lakewood To Hold Circulator Rally On July 30th
Lakewood Celebrates the Fourth of July
Friday, June 26, 2009
Parade at 10:00 AM, Band Concert at 7:00 PM and Fireworks in Lakewood Park at Dusk
Meet The Trucks Set For June 6th
Friday, May 29, 2009
Cleveland Marathon Returns To Lakewood
Wednesday, May 06, 2009
Beck Center for the Arts to Receive Stimulus and Grants from City
Thursday, April 09, 2009
City of Lakewood Renews Commitment to Cultural Arts Institution
City Arts and Culture Discussion:
Thursday, April 02, 2009
Examining the Link between Arts and Culture and a Community’s Economic Vitality
Enrique’s Journey: A Conversation about Modern Immigration
Friday, March 13, 2009
Pulitzer Prize winner Sonia Nazario, author of Enrique’s Journey to speak on March 26 in Lakewood Presented by Facing History and Ourselves and The Allstate Foundation
New Opportunity for Lakewood Restaurants
Friday, March 06, 2009
City Council Passes New Outdoor Dining Ordinance
Winter Weather Advisory Forecasted for Early Next Week
Friday, January 30, 2009
Lakewood Residents are Reminded to Move Cars Off of the Street During Heavy Snowstorms
Emergency Snow Parking Ban Lifted
Thursday, January 29, 2009
Snowed-In Cars Will Be Ticketed for 24-Hour Violation
Lakewood Declares Emergency Snow Parking Ban
Wednesday, January 28, 2009
CERT Training Set for January 24th
Tuesday, January 13, 2009
Snowed-In Cars Will Be Ticketed for 24-Hour Violation
Monday, January 12, 2009
Residents Urged to Clear Sidewalks
Winter Weather Advisory This Weekend
Friday, January 09, 2009
Lakewood Residents are Reminded to Move Cars Off of the Street During Heavy Snowstorms
2008 State of the City Address
Monday, April 28, 2008
by Mayor Edward FitzGerald
Emerald Ash Borer
Sunday, January 01, 2006