CHARDON — City Council last week approved a five-year capital improvement plan with the vast majority of money earmarked for infrastructure and facility improvements, equipment and vehicles.
CHARDON —Township trustees met with county engineers and a Holden Arboretum official last week to discuss whether residents have access to the Chagrin River through a portion of Wisner Road that was acquired by the arboretum last year.
Voters in the city of Chardon will directly elect their mayor for the first time since the late 1970s, with current council members Chris Grau and Nancy McArthur running for the top seat on the Nov. 2 general election ballot.
Chardon Planning Commission members last week approved a request from Frontier Land Group for an amendment to an approved concept plan for the Maple Ridge Planned Residential Development Subdivision formerly known as Brooks Meadows.
After being closed for more than a year, the historical Geauga Theater reopens on Friday (Sept. 10) under new management with its first show “Back to the ’80s.”
Chardon trustees last week approved a resolution accepting the Geauga County Budget Commission’s certificate for the township’s 2022 budget of $1.7 million.
The Chardon Planning Commission last week looked at plans for upgrades in two businesses as well as the installation of more sidewalks in the city.
The Geauga Park District board met early this morning (Friday) to hear corrected budget information from its fiscal officer just four days after Geauga County Budget Commission members were highly critical of the spending plan pointing out a $1.9 million gap.
CHARDON— After discontent from county residents and elected officials, Geauga Public Health Commissioner Thomas Quade apologized for sharing controversial social media posts regarding COVID-19 vaccines and masking protocols on his personal Facebook account on Sunday.
The Chardon Board of Education is moving ahead in the process of placing a 15-year bond issue on the Nov. 2 ballot estimated to be 0.63-mills for facilities improvements around the district.
As the dog-day cicadas signal the summer heat with their fading whines, the smell of fair foods will carry over the hustle and bustle of vendors and shoppers in Chardon, for there are celebrations to be had.
For Chardon’s football team, 2020 was a season of dreams after going undefeated and winning the OHSAA Division III State Championship title all while navigating through adversity brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. But no one imagined they would be challenged once again due to delays brough…
CHARDON — A tax increment financing plan designed to fund road improvements for the Redwood housing project off Route 44 in Chardon was put on hold after Geauga County Commissioners rejected the initial proposal late last month.
The Chardon Board of Education Monday agreed to put a 15-year bond issue on the Nov. 2 ballot for improvements to facilities around the district.
After the Chardon Hilltoppers defeated Tiffin Columbian in the Division III state football semifinals, coach Mitch Hewitt admitted the coaching staff was worried about Drew Fetchik.
As a starting point in the budget process, Chardon City Council last week approved the 2022 preliminary tax budget following a public hearing that reflects anticipated tax revenue at 2019 collection levels.
Chardon Planning Commission members last week approved a variance request from Rick Sommers from Center Cherry, LLC to allow for the installation of an overhead electric service line for the new Starbucks coffee house.
After being closed for more than a year, the lights will come on once again this September in the historical Geauga Theater on Chardon Square.
Mapledale Farm Landscape Supplies was named Small Business of the Year during the Chardon Area Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Banquet and Awards Ceremony held June 15 at the St. Denis Golf Club.
Seeking to end the ongoing litigation between the county and Chardon in regards to the construction of the new office building in Claridon Township, the Geauga Commissioners are declaring the case has no standing as there is no intention to move the county seat from the city.
The City of Chardon filed a motion for summary judgment on Thursday in Geauga County Court of Common Pleas, asking the court to declare that the usual office of the Geauga County Board of County Commissioners be maintained in the Geauga County seat in the City of Chardon and not moved out of…
The fall opening of the community theater, new street projects and more summer recreation programs were among the updates presented to residents at the recent Chardon Chamber of Commerce State of the City event.
Chardon City Council last week granted approval for City Manager Randy Sharpe to enter into a development agreement for the North Hambden Waterline Improvement Project with Thistle Creek Development, LLC.
CHARDON — Residents will be seeing more trees around the city now that it’s spring planting time. The Chardon Shade Tree Committee met on Monday to discuss details of plantings.
CHARDON — City Planning Commission members last week approved a request from CVS Pharmacy to continue using a small building in the parking lot for COVID-19 testing.
The Chardon Board of Education on Monday called for state lawmakers to expedite passage of the groundbreaking bipartisan plan developed last year to fund public schools across Ohio.
The Chardon Hilltoppers baseball team was riding a high after a wild game against Western Reserve Conference rivals the Kenston Bombers on April 7 when they snatched victory from the jaws of defeat by scoring two runs in the bottom of the seventh to walk it off. It seemed that Chardon was be…
After countless hours of working with venues and collaboration with the student body, Chardon High School’s outdoor commencement ceremony is expected to take place at 7:30 p.m. on May 28 at Chardon Memorial Field.
An Aurora resident was charged with aggravated vehicular homicide and OVI following a SUV-pedestrian accident on March 26 in Bainbridge where a man was killed, according to Chardon Municipal Court records.
CHARDON — The city Park Board is busy making plans for the upcoming summer season conducting phone interviews for part-time summer staff with the intention of operating a normal schedule this year.
CHARDON — Signage changes and altering of trim colors will be coming soon to the Walmart Supercenter after city Planning Commission members last week approved plans for exterior renovations at the Meadowlands Town Center.
CHARDON — Work is scheduled to begin on the Chardon Avenue and Canfield Drive road pavement improvement project beginning in the late spring or early summer, city officials said last week.
CHARDON — The Tax Incentive Review Council met on March 2 to discuss the city’s tax increment financing and residential incentive district balances for Hidden Glen, Cider Mill, Windemere & Willow-Tree and Thistle Creek.
The Chardon Board of Education last week approved a measure ensuring the district has enough substitute teachers as public schools take steps to keep buildings open and safe during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.