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ODOT To Close Second St. Highway Ramp In Cuyahoga Falls

Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio - Service Director Valerie Wax Carr announces the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) will be closing the Second Street southbound entrance ramp to S.R. 8, in the City of Cuyahoga Falls, on Wednesday, October 26, 2005, from 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. The closure is required for ODOT to begin pouring the concrete deck on the Front Street Bridge over S.R. 8. Traffic will be detoured south on Second Street to Portage Trail, then East on Portage Trail to the southbound entrance ramp to Route 8.


ODOT To Close S.R. 8 Entrance/Exit Ramps For Paving

Service Director Valerie Wax Carr announces the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) will close sections of four (4) entrance/exit ramps along S.R. 8 in the City of Cuyahoga Falls on November 1 & 2, 2005.



The closures are scheduled, weather permitting for November 1st & November 2nd from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Below is the schedule of work to be performed:



November 1st Closures (Weather Permitting):



Northbound Ramps

Broad Boulevard On-Ramp

Front St. Off-Ramp and On-Ramp

Cuyahoga Falls Named 2005 Solid Waste Operator of the Year

Service Director Valerie Wax Carr is pleased to announce the Ohio Buckeye Chapter of the Solid Waste Association of North America named the City of Cuyahoga Falls 2005 Solid Waste Operator of the Year. The Solid Waste Operator of the Year Award is considered, but not necessarily awarded each year, to a member of the Chapter who, as an operator, manages either a landfill, transfer station, material recovery facility, hauling operation, compost facility or special waste collections and processing facility.

Funeral Procession For Sgt. Bryan W. Large

Mayor Don L. Robart, requests all citizens of Cuyahoga Falls to honor the memory, service, and sacrifice of Sgt. Bryan W. Large on Monday, October 17th, 2005. Sgt. Large, a native of Cuyahoga Falls and 1992 graduate of Cuyahoga Falls High School, died in Iraq on Monday October 3rd, 2005. A funeral mass is scheduled at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church at 1905 Portage Trail starting at 11:00 a.m. Sgt. Large will be laid to rest at Chestnut Hill Memorial Park following the service.


Registered Sex Offenders Security Program Enforced at the Natatorium

Mayor Don L. Robart announces the Natatorium will begin utilizing a "security program" to prohibit registered sex offenders use of the Natatorium facilities. For the safety of the children and adults that visit the Natatorium, we will begin cross-referencing all patrons to the State Attorney Generals statewide website of Registered Offenders. With the large amount of clientele that visit the Natatorium on a daily basis, we feel this program will surpass people's expectations on protecting children and family members while they enjoy their stay at the Natatorium.


Police Department Public Auction

Saturday, October 29th. View items at 8:00am, auction starts at 9:00am. Click here to view some of the items up for auction.The Cuyahoga Falls Police Department will be conducting a public auction of vehicles, bicycles, equipment, jewlery, tools, and other items.



The auction will take place at 2511 Bailey Road, behind the City of Cuyahoga Falls Technical Services Department Building

(also refered to as the "old ODOT" property, next to the railroad tracks on Bailey Road)


Trick or Treat in Cuyahoga Falls

Mayor Don L. Robart has announced trick-or-treat hours for the City. Trick or Treat will be held on Saturday, October 29th from 6 - 8 p.m. Trick-or-treat will follow the annual Halloween Party at Quirk Cultural Center being held the same day from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM.



The Mayor wishes to remind all trick-or-treaters of the following safety tips:

1.Make sure you take a parent with you.

2.If you wear a mask, make sure you can see clearly.

3.Stop, look, and listen before crossing the street.

Flu Shots & Health Screenings Available at Natatorium

Mayor Don L. Robart announces a flu shot clinic will be held in the Natatorium Community Room on October 27 and November 2, 2005 from 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.



Shots are $15.00 each; cash only. The clinic is open to the public. In addition to offering a flu shot clinic, blood pressure monitoring, osteoporosis screenings and dermascans will be given free of charge to visitors. The Community Health Center will be administering the flu shots.


Convoy to D'Iberville

The city has adopted D'Iberville, Mississippi (pop 7,608) to be the focus of the City's relief efforts from the devastation from Hurricane Katrina."By concentrating our efforts on this one town, we can maximize our effectiveness to the hurting people of Mississippi," said Mayor Robart.


Request for Proposals: Employment Agencies

The City of Cuyahoga Falls is soliciting Bids for the purpose of obtaining contract personnel through outside employment service agencies.