The volunteer unit provides support at events in Lakewood. And it’s looking for a few good men and women.
Erik Murdell (@emurdell) of Lakewood helps the city deal with the road salt shortage. @emurdell @mortonsalt @LakewoodOhio That's not good for your street's already high blood pressure. — WJR (@WJRickman) January 29, 2014
Lakewood’s salt supply is running precariously low, and the city’s streets have suffered as a result. Morton, the contracted company that provides the city’s salt, has failed to deliver the 1,000 tons back-ordered by the city. Lakewood has now placed orders with other vendors, but not being under contract means that city isn’t high on […]
This video posted on YouTube by TheLakewoodObserver shows how the snow and cold temperatures have affected Lakewood, Ohio roads. The City of Lakewood is doing what they can to keep the roads clear, but in addition to Polar-Vortex inspired weather, the city is also dealing with road salt shortages as Mayor Summers explains here “Supplier […]
Don’t Miss This – The Lakewood Project: The Beatles 50th Anniversary of the Ed Sullivan Show. January 25th, 7:30pm – Lakewood Civic Auditorium – $10
Retiring, or thinking about retirement? Lakewood, Ohio is one of the best places to do it according to movoto.com. These Are The 10 Best Small Cities To Retire In America By Movoto Real Estate
Kids in Lakewood, Ohio slept outside in cardboard boxes and collected donations outside Lakewood Congregational Church and St. Peter’s Episcopal to help raise awareness for the homeless on Saturday night. Thirty teenagers spend the night out in boxes to raise awareness for the homeless – newsnet5.com video
Lakewood calls itself a “walking school district.” It’s one of just a small handful in the state of Ohio. ”Our community likes the walking,” said Lakewood City School District spokesperson Christine Gordillo. “That’s kind of one of our brands.” Full Story: The Suburb Where Everybody Can Walk to School | Streetsblog Capitol Hill
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This Cleveland suburb is an original “inner-ring” city, and boasts a strong economy anchored by its downtown business district. In fact, Lakewood has thrived economically even during times when neighboring cities and much of the rest of the nation has been in economic decline. Full Story: The 50 Safest Cities in Ohio – SafeWise.