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.
About a dozen Chardon Township residents, facing a $28,000 bill for central sewers, turned out Tuesday to hear Geauga County Commissioners take action on the project.
Chardon city planners recommended approval Monday for a 31-lot housing development off North Hambden Street, including a rezoning of the approximately 21-acre property.
Chardon city voters will choose between two sitting City Council members and three political newcomers for three council seats in this November’s election.
Chardon City Council approved a nearly $13 million plan for upgrading sidewalks, streets, parks, buildings and equipment last week, but the plan is constantly evolving, City Manager Randal Sharpe said.
While Chardon city officials laid out a vision for the city’s future with a vibrant square and more diverse housing types, the real work began last week as officials began to put that plan down on paper.
The Gathering Place has been serving the community in Beachwood and beyond for almost 20 years, having reached out to about 45,000 individuals through 450,000 visits. Through their Wellness Without Walls initiative, the organization is looking to provide support for even more families and in…
Two years ago, Chardon city officials asked that Geauga County Commissioners consider the impact a hike in vehicle license fees would have on the city. Their pleas went unheeded.
A majority of Chardon City Council voiced their support last week for Chardon Local Schools’ plans to remake the district after hearing school Superintendent Michael Hanlon present his case.
The Geauga County Board of Commissioners gathered someplace a little different last week: the Great Geauga County Fair. The meeting itself was different, too, as the commissioners honored Totally Dogs 4-H Club, the Geauga County Soil and Water Conservation District and Vern Holden of Nebraska.
The Geauga County Department of Water Resources will hold a public hearing for the tentative assessment of constructing sanitary sewer services to 113 households in the Berkshire Heights Subdivision in Chardon Township in the Geauga County Sewer District, 470 Center St., Building No. 8.
Chardon Square will shine in a new light as Chardon city officials prepared last week to implement a decorative lighting plan for the trees that line Main Street.
Chardon city planners kept their promise Monday to promote economic development and second-floor apartments on Chardon Square as they approved the demolition of a house just off the square to make way for a future restaurant.
“That was a bad storm that came in 1990,” said Howard Schmies, a resident of the senior living community Maplewood at Chardon. “The trees would go over and take a big clump of roots with them.”
A Tim Hortons coffee shop, unique to Ohio and the nation, may land in the city of Chardon if a traffic study provides the answers city officials are looking for.