Sustainability

Petition for Bike Lane on Madison Ave.
By November 17, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Petition for Bike Lane on Madison Ave.

Bike Cleveland has made a strong case for a bike lane on Madison Ave. Read and sign the petition by visiting this link. Read their proposal below.

Lakewood, surrounding communities on track in giving support to rail projects | cleveland.com
By October 24, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Lakewood, surrounding communities on track in giving support to rail projects | cleveland.com

LAKEWOOD, OH – U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich met with government and railroad officials to review the status of current train agreements and set a future course regarding the relationship between communities and the railroads that run through them. Full Story: Lakewood, surrounding communties on track in giving support to rail projects | cleveland.com

By October 19, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

New Lakewood Recycling Guidelines

It is now OK to combine paper and mixed recycle together (in blue or clear see-through plastic bags) for Lakewood’s Curbside Recycling Collection. 2012 City of Lakewood, Ohio Recycling Guidelines

Keep Lakewood Beautiful Fall Humus Sale Oct. 8
By October 1, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Keep Lakewood Beautiful Fall Humus Sale Oct. 8

Keep Lakewood Beautiful Fall Humus Sale October 8th in the Old Stone House parking lot 9am-12pm. Bags of humus 2-for-$5.00.

Washed Up – Is there any hope for Cleveland’s deteriorating lakefront parks? | Cleveland Scene
By September 13, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Washed Up – Is there any hope for Cleveland’s deteriorating lakefront parks? | Cleveland Scene

More than maintenance issues plague the Cleveland Lakefront State Parks: Euclid Beach and Edgewater, along with Gordon Park, Villa Angela, and Wildwood. There are leaky restrooms in desperate need of renovation, broken picnic tables awaiting repair, no lifeguards on the beaches, and only four rangers to keep the sprawling park areas safe. Full Story: Washed […]

Challenges Facing Lake Erie and the Other Great Lakes / ideastream
By September 10, 2012 1 Comments Read More →

Challenges Facing Lake Erie and the Other Great Lakes / ideastream

The lakes are the largest freshwater system on Earth, besides what’s tucked away in the polar ice caps, and, as this year’s extreme drought reminds us, fresh water is a huge resource. Keeping it clean and plentiful is on the minds of many. Full Story: Challenges Facing Lake Erie and the Other Great Lakes / […]

Birdtown market garden grows with addition of vacant lot on Robin Street | LoveLakewood.com
By August 25, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Birdtown market garden grows with addition of vacant lot on Robin Street | LoveLakewood.com

Three years after transforming a vacant Lark Street parcel into an urban market garden, the husband-and-wife team of Eric Stoffer and Annabel Khouri are expanding to another area of the neighborhood. The Bay Branch Farm owners last week acquired the land at 2107 Robin Street from the city for $3,000. The property was stripped of […]

Lakewood Farmers Market Season is Here
By July 1, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Lakewood Farmers Market Season is Here

The Lakewood Farmers Market opened today and will be open Saturdays June thru October in front of Marc’s Plaza.

Lakewood Community Vision Follow-up Meetings Scheduled
By June 19, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Lakewood Community Vision Follow-up Meetings Scheduled

Follow-up meetings to the May 14th Lakewood Community Vision Meeting are scheduled for June 25th and June 27th at the University of Akron Lakewood and the main branch of the Lakewood Library. Attendance at the first meeting is not necessary to participate – all are welcome – visit http://www.onelakewood.com/Development/CommunityVision.aspx for more information.

Best and worst cities for recycling – a deeper dive into the numbers | GreenCityBlueLake
By June 13, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Best and worst cities for recycling – a deeper dive into the numbers | GreenCityBlueLake

Cuyahoga County’s annual report card on recycling can tell us only so much – who are the best and worst recyclers. Full Story: Best and worst cities for recycling a deeper dive into the numbers | GreenCityBlueLake.