Public Notices


Rules & Ordinances Committee Meeting

Monday, November 24, 2014 5:30 PM

The Rules & Ordinances Committee will meet Monday, November 24 2014, at 5:30 PM in the Council Committee Room at Lakewood City Hall, 12650 Detroit Avenue, Lakewood, Ohio for a public hearing to discuss:  

ORDINANCE NO. 39-14 - AN ORDINANCE to take effect immediately provided it receives the affirmative vote of at least five members of Council, or otherwise to take effect at the earliest period allowed by law, amending Section 309.01, Definitions, of the Codified Ordinances of the City of Lakewood, in order to broaden the types of parking infractions to which Chapter 309 applies. 
(Placed on first reading and referred to Rules & Ordinances 11/17/14)

Sam T. O’Leary, Chair
Ryan P. Nowlin, Member
RULES & ORDINANCES COMMITTEE

Audit Committee Meeting Dates 2014

Monday, November 24, 2014 6:00 PM

The City of Lakewood Audit Committee is scheduled to meet the last Monday of every month for the year 2014 (except for May & December) at 6:00 P.M. to approximately 7:30 PM in the Mayor’s Conference Room  - 2nd floor (Room is subject to change, please check with guard at front desk) of Lakewood City Hall  - 12650 Detroit Avenue, Lakewood, Ohio. 

These dates are shown below:

January 27th
February 24th
March 31st
April 28th
June 30th
July 28th
August 25th
September 29th
October 27th
November 24th

The Audit Committee was established by Ordinance 93-07, adopted December 3, 2007.  “…. to provide independent review and oversight of the City's financial reporting processes, internal controls, and the independent auditor comments.  The Committee shall review financial statements, independent auditor reports and follow up on corrective actions; review the City of Lakewood's comprehensive framework of internal controls; assess the performance of the independent auditor; provide an independent forum to report findings of management fraud, abuse or control override to the independent auditor…”.

PUBLIC NOTICE: The Audit Committee Membership is made up of Lakewood residents with a financial background appointed by Council and the Mayor.  Members of Council’s Finance Committee also serve on the Audit Committee and public notice is hereby provided in compliance with Ohio’s Open Meetings Law.

Budget Hearings Notice

Monday, November 24, 2014 6:30 PM

*The Finance Committee will host the 2015 Budget Hearings in the Council Conference Room (2nd floor) of Lakewood City Hall, 12650 Detroit Avenue.  The schedule is as follows:

Monday, November 24, 2014
6:30 PM   City Finances Overview, review of Administration's proposed budget including revenue, expenditure assumptions, Capital Plan, summary of 2014 Year-End and 2015 Budget Ordinances

Saturday, December 6, 2014 
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon   Continue Budget review.

Monday, December  8,  2014
6:30 PM  Continue Budget review.  
 
Monday, December 15, 2014
6:30 PM  Continue Budget review. 

* PLEASE NOTE:   The Chair may call additional hearings as the proceedings progress provided at least three days advance notice is given in accordance with Section 107.11(d) of the Lakewood Codified Ordinances.   You may secure up-to-date meeting information from the City’s website at www.onelakewood.com or by calling the Council Office at 216-529-6055. 

Budget hearings are open to the public; you are welcome and encouraged to attend. 

Ryan Nowlin, Chair
Thomas R. Bullock  III, Shawn Juris; Members
FINANCE COMMITTEE             

Committee of the Whole Meeting

Monday, November 24, 2014 7:30 PM

The Committee of the Whole will meet Monday, November 24,  2014, at 7:30 PM in the Council Conference Room (2nd floor) of  Lakewood City Hall, 12650 Detroit Avenue; Lakewood, Ohio.   The agenda is as follows:

PROPOSED ORDINANCE 38-14 – to establish the salary of the office of Council pursuant to Article III, Section 3 of the Second Amended Charter, not to take effect during the current term of any councilmember.  (PLACED ON 1ST READING 11/17/14)

Mary Louise Madigan, Chair
COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE

Board of Building Standards/Architectural Board of Review/Sign Review Board Pre-Review Meeting Dates 2014

Thursday, December 04, 2014 4:00 PM

The Board of Building Standards/Architectural Board of Review/Sign Review Board will hold their Pre-Review meetings on the following dates in 2014:

  • Thursday, January 2, 2014
  • Thursday, February 6, 2014
  • Thursday, March 6, 2014
  • Thursday, April 3, 2014
  • Thursday, May 1, 2014
  • Thursday, June 5, 2014
  • Thursday, July 3, 2014
  • Thursday, August 7, 2014
  • Thursday, September 4, 2014
  • Thrusday, October 2, 2014
  • Thursday, November 6, 2014
  • Thursday, December 4, 2014

Pre-Review Meetings start at 4:00 P.M. in the lower level conference room of Lakewood City Hall.

Planning Commission Meeting Dates 2014

Thursday, December 04, 2014 6:30 PM

The Planning Commission will meet on the following dates in 2014:

  • Thursday, January 2, 2014
  • Thursday, February 6, 2014
  • Thursday, March 6, 2014
  • Thursday, April 3, 2014
  • Thursday, May 1, 2014
  • Thursday, June 5, 2014
  • Thursday, July 3, 2014 - Meeting Cancelled
  • Thursday, August 7, 2014
  • Thrusday, September 4, 2014
  • Thursday, October 2, 2014
  • Thursday, November 6, 2014
  • Thursday, December 4, 2014

Pre-Review Meetings for the Planning Commission commence at 6:30 P.M. in the lower level conference room.

Review Meetings commence at 7:00 P.M. in the Auditorium at Lakewood City Hall, 12650 Detroit Avenue unless otherwise indicated. Applicants or a representative (designated in writing to the Secretary of the Board) MUST attend the review meeting for an application to receive review.

DCD Loan Approval Board Meeting Dates 2014

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 8:00 AM

The DCD Loan Approval Board will meet on the following dates in 2014:

  • Wednesday, January 8, 2014
  • Wednesday, February 12, 2014
  • Wednesday, March 12, 2014
  • Wednesday, April 9, 2014
  • Wednesday, May 14, 2014
  • Wednesday, June 11, 2014
  • Wednesday, July 9, 2014
  • Wednesday, August 13, 2014
  • Wednesday, September 10, 2014
  • Wednesday, October 8, 2014
  • Wednesday, November 12, 2014
  • Wednesday, December 10, 2014

The meetings will start at 8:00 A.M. on the second Wednesday of each month in the Lower Level Conference Room of Lakewood City Hall located at 12650 Detroit Avenue. Please use the western entrance.

Civil Service Commission Meeting Dates 2014

Thursday, December 11, 2014 5:00 PM

The Civil Service Commission will meet on the following dates in 2014:

  • Thursday, January 9
  • Thursday, February 13
  • Thursday, March 13 - Meeting Rescheduled to March 25th
  • Thursday, April 10
  • Thursday, May 8
  • Thursday, June 12
  • Thursday, July 10
  • Thursday, August 14
  • Thursday, September 11
  • Thursday, October 9
  • Thursday, November 13
  • Thursday, December 11

Meetings will begin at 5:00 PM in the Law Department Conference Room at Lakewood City Hall, 12650 Detroit Avenue.

Board of Building Standards/Architectural Board of Review/Sign Review Board Meeting Dates 2014

Thursday, December 11, 2014 5:30 PM

The Board of Building Standards/Architectural Board of Review/Sign Review Board will meet on the following dates in 2014:

  • Thursday, January 9, 2014
  • Thursday, February 13, 2014
  • Thursday, March 13, 2014
  • Thursday, April 10, 2014
  • Thursday, May 8, 2014
  • Thursday, June 12, 2014
  • Thursday, July 10, 2014
  • Thursday, August 14, 2014
  • Thursday, September 11, 2014
  • Thursday, October 9, 2014
  • Thursday, November 13, 2014
  • Thursday, December 11, 2014

Review Meetings will commence at 5:30 P.M. in the Auditorium of Lakewood City Hall located at 12650 Detroit Avenue unless otherwise indicated. You or your representative MUST attend the review meeting in order for an application to receive review. Please use the western entrance.

Community Relations Advisory Commission Meeting Dates 2014

Thursday, December 11, 2014 6:30 PM

The Community Relations Advisory Commission will meet on the following dates:

Thursday, January 9 -Commission will meet at 5:45 PM
Thursday, February 13
Thursday, March 13
Thursday, April 10
Thursday, May 8 - Meeting rescheduled to May 10 at 2:00 PM at Trinity Lutheran Church
Thursday, June 12
Thursday, July 10 - Meeting Cancelled
Thursday, August 14
Thursday, September 11- Meeting Cancelled
Thursday, October 9
Thursday, November 13
Thursday, December 11

Meetings will be held at 6:30 PM at Lakewood City Hall, 12650 Detroit Avenue (see guard for room location).

Lakewood City Council Meeting Dates 2014

Monday, December 15, 2014 7:30 PM

REGULAR MEETINGS OF CITY COUNCIL
1ST & 3RD MONDAYS AT 7:30 P.M.
HELD IN COUNCIL CHAMBERS
MUNICIPAL BUILDING, 12650 DETROIT AVENUE

Lakewood City Council will meet on the following dates in 2014:

JANUARY 6, 2014
*JANUARY 21, 2014
FEBRUARY 3, 2014
*FEBRUARY 18, 2014
MARCH 3, 2014
MARCH 17, 2014
APRIL 7, 2014
APRIL 21, 2014
MAY 5, 2014
MAY 19, 2014
JUNE 2, 2014
JUNE 16, 2014
JULY 7, 2014
JULY 21, 2014
*SEPTEMBER 2, 2014
SEPTEMBER 15, 2014
OCTOBER 6, 2014
OCTOBER 20, 2014
NOVEMBER 3, 2014
NOVEMBER 17, 2014
DECEMBER 1, 2014
DECEMBER 15, 2014

* Exceptions due to City-observed Holiday Mondays

Keep Lakewood Beautiful Meeting Dates 2014

Thursday, December 18, 2014 5:00 PM

The Keep Lakewood Beautiful Board will meet at 5:00 PM on the following dates in 2014:

Thursday, January 16
Thursday, February 20
Thursday, March 21
Thursday, April 17
Thursday, May 15
Thursday, June 19
Thursday, July 17
Thursday, August 21
Thursday, September 18
Thursday, October 16
Thursday, November 20
Thursday, December 18

Meetings will take place in the Mayor's Conference Room at Lakewood City Hall, 12650 Detroit Avenue.

Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting Dates 2014

Thursday, December 18, 2014 6:30 PM

The Board of Zoning Appeals will meet on the following dates in 2014:

  • Thursday, January 16, 2014
  • Thursday, February 20, 2014 - Meeting cancelled
  • Thursday, March 20, 2014
  • Thursday, April 17, 2014
  • Thursday, May 15, 2014
  • Thursday, June 19, 2014
  • Thursday, July 17, 2014
  • Thursday, August 21, 2014
  • Thursday, September 18, 2014
  • Thursday, October 16, 2014
  • Thursday, November 20, 2014
  • Thursday, December 18, 2014

Pre-Review Meetings for the Board begin at 6:00 P.M. in the Law Department conference room.

Review Meetings will commence at 6:30 P.M. in the Auditorium of Lakewood City Hall located at 12650 Detroit Avenue unless otherwise indicated. You or your representative MUST attend the review meeting in order for an application to be reviewed. Please use the western entrance.

Board of Control Meeting Dates 2014

Monday, December 22, 2014 2:30 PM

The Board of Control will meet on the following dates in 2014:

  • Monday, January 6, 2014
  • Tuesday, January 21, 2014
  • Monday, February 3, 2014
  • Tuesday, February 18, 2014
  • Monday, March 3, 2014
  • Monday, March 17, 2014
  • Tuesday, April 8, 2014
  • Monday, April 21, 2014
  • Monday, May 5, 2014
  • Monday, May 19, 2014
  • Monday, June 2, 2014
  • Monday, June 16, 2014
  • Monday, July 7, 2014
  • Monday, July 21, 2014
  • Monday, August 4, 2014
  • Monday, August 18, 2014
  • Monday, September 8, 2014
  • Monday, September 22, 2014 - Meeting Cancelled
  • Monday, October 6, 2014
  • Monday, October 20, 2014
  • Monday, November 3, 2014
  • Monday, November 17, 2014
  • Monday, December 8, 2014
  • Monday, December 22, 2014

All meetings take place at 2:30 PM in the Mayor's Conference Room at Lakewood City Hall, 12650 Detroit Avenue.

Notice Regarding 2014 Special Event Permit Applications

Wednesday, December 31, 2014 12:00 AM

Pursuant to Ord. 29-13 and Section 557.04 of the Lakewood Codified Ordinances, I hereby give notice to all parties interested in applying for a 2014 special event permit that applications for such permits must be submitted no fewer than 90 days prior to the date of the proposed event.

Special events ordinarily include road races and events requiring the closure of city streets to traffic (excluding block parties and city-sponsored events). The special event permit application form with instructions may be found here.

Sincerely,
Michael P. Summers, Mayor