During the Geauga County Board of Commissioner’s emergency meeting on March 13, the board members addressed how to best communicate updates on the coronavirus and other emergencies to municipalities.
The Geauga County Board of Commissioners held their meeting like business as usual Tuesday morning, but noted possible cancellations to future meetings in the wake of “social distancing” along with closing off department buildings to the public where possible.
After two emergency meetings, the Geauga County Board of Commissioners took steps to help employees in the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic, known as COVID-19, to ease community challenges associated with recent state mandates.
While many precautions have been recommended for coronavirus prevention, stocking bottled water is not one of them, Chardon City Manager Randal Sharpe said last week.
CHARDON — City Council members are ready to move forward with the hiring of a commercial development firm and last week asked the company to propose a contract.
Chardon city officials appear poised to take the next step in economic development with the hiring of a professional firm to begin analyzing its customer base and marketing the city.
Chardon Township Trustees are hoping to supplement their budget by making use of grants available for roads, parks and energy savings at town hall.
Chardon city planners unanimously recommended last week that City Council approve a zoning change for a proposed 90-home development in the southern part of the city.
Chardon City Council asked for quantifiable data last week to show city officials what it is getting for a $15,000 contribution to an organization promoting economic growth in the city.
Geauga County Commissioners are seeking to remove Geauga County Probate Judge Timothy Grendell from hearing appeals on sewer assessments for two Chardon Township residents.
About 150 business, political, community leaders and residents turned out last week to hear the State of Geauga talk that featured some of the county’s oldest traditions, some of its newest opportunities and what challenges it faces.
Committed to preserving its main asset, Chardon Square, Chardon city officials agreed last week to set aside money that can be used to acquire properties on the square for future development.
Chardon Square shop owners asked last week what rights they have after City Council rescinded an ordinance on begging on the public square in December.
A representative for the U.S. Census appealed to Chardon Township Trustees last week to assist in finding workers within the township to fully count its residents.
Despite warning for the city of Chardon that their actions may violate Ohio’s Constitution and laws, Geauga County Commissioners moved forward last week with their plans for building new offices outside the city.
Kenston senior Rachel Apshago and sophomore Catara DeJarnette were lighting up the basket, as the Lady Bombers owned a 44-36 lead entering the fourth quarter of a home affair with league foe Chardon on Saturday night in Bainbridge.
Chardon city is focused on expanding its recreational opportunities in the coming year, a trend begun in 2019, while keeping an eye on growing its residential and business base.
They called it the “Battle in the Barn,” a daytime wrestling match last week between Chardon Hilltopper wrestlers and the Riverside Beavers.
Chardon City Council cleared the way for a new housing development in the city last week, approving a zoning change for a 21-acre parcel on North Hambden Street.
Chardon City Council threw its full support last week behind a state grant that would provide a safer sanctuary for city and county residents who face disasters.
The snow fell hard on Chardon on Tuesday morning, but the Geauga Park District Board of Commissioners tried harder as they held their regular meeting at Big Creek Park’s Donald W. Meyer Center and accepted the retirement of naturalist Dan Best after his nearly 33 years of work for the parks.
As a music therapist serving University Hospitals of Cleveland’s Geauga and Portage medical centers, Forrest Paquin provides patients with stress management techniques and healthy ways to cope with pain in conjunction with interactive musical performances. Ms. Paquin sees about 150 patients …
Chardon city voters showed confidence in two incumbents, returning them to their seats, and welcomed a new City Council member during Tuesday’s general election.