News and Press Release Archive

The following links are the last six months of News and Press Releases. Further links to past News and Press Releases can be found by selecting the year links below.

Press Releases

12/30/2013CUYAHOGA COUNTY COUNCIL FINISHES 2013 FULFILLING COMMITMENTS TO FAMILIES, JOBS, AND SMALL BUSINESS
12/30/2013FitzGerald Urges Immediate Action to Extend Federal Unemployment Assistance
12/23/2013Communities Save Millions Using Cuyahoga County Shared Services
12/20/2013Cuyahoga County Announces More Than $138,000 in New Communications Equipment for Westshore Police Departments
12/19/2013Cuyahoga County Shares Flooding Safety Tips
12/17/2013FitzGerald Praises Garfield Heights Use County Incentives to Save Taxpayer Funds, Consolidate Emergency Services
12/5/2013Cuyahoga County Council Reauthorizes Over $2.5 Million For High Quality Preschool Across County
11/22/2013Pleasant Valley Road Bridge 09.68 Posting Removed
11/20/2013Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner Receives Award for Heroin Initiative
11/15/2013FitzGerald to Share Highlights at Town Hall
11/15/2013County Executive’s Missing Persons Unit Goes Live
11/14/2013Consultant to Discuss Merger/Shared Services Study at Community Meeting
11/13/2013FitzGerald Announces Cuyahoga County Food Stamp Challenge
11/12/2013Cuyahoga County Sheriff to Conduct Training Exercises on Wednesday
11/12/2013Sheriff’s Department Task Force Detective Receives Human Trafficking Distinguished Service Award
11/11/2013Cuyahoga County Helps United Way 2-1-1 Launch Referral Service for Local Veterans
11/9/2013Reminder - Cuyahoga County Office Furniture Sale -11/09/2013
11/8/2013Save Money - Stay Informed While Shopping This Holiday Season
11/1/2013County Executive Approves Loan for Redevelopment of Local Landmark Fairmont Creamery Development
10/31/2013County Administration has Relocated to Interim Location
10/24/2013Cuyahoga County Drug Drop Box Program Collects Thousands of Pounds of Prescriptions
10/23/2013County Approves $2 Million Loans to Assist with Former Parmatown Redevelopment and Expansion
10/21/2013Cuyahoga County Planning Commission Holds "Planning 101" Training Session
10/18/2013For a Safe and Spooky Halloween Cuyahoga County Department of Consumer Affairs Provides Safety Tips
10/17/2013The Great Central U.S. ShakeOut Earthquake Drill is October 17th
10/15/2013Cuyahoga Job & Family Services Community Forum
10/14/2013County Administration is Relocating to Interim Locations in Preparation for Convention Center Hotel Construction
10/8/2013Cuyahoga County Announces Utilities Resource Fair
10/7/2013Cuyahoga County to Award New Police/Fire Communications Equipment
10/1/2013County Move Forward With Plan to Assist Steelyard Commons Expansion
9/25/2013Cuyahoga County and MetroHealth Unite to Provide Virtual Doctor’s Appointments in the Workplace
9/25/2013Jeannet Wright Named Acting Treasurer
9/24/2013Cuyahoga County Demonstrates Progress in Collecting Delinquent Court Fines and Fees
9/24/2013Cuyahoga County & Cleveland NAACP to hold Free Self-Defense Seminars
9/20/2013County Administration Begins Relocation to Interim Locations in Preparation for Convention Center Hotel Construction
9/20/2013FitzGerald Selects Mark Parks as Acting County Fiscal Officer
9/18/2013Department of Consumer Affairs Alert BEWARE of Fake Check Scams Arriving in the Mail
9/11/2013Cuyahoga County Awards First Emergency Dispatch Consolidation Grant
9/6/2013Observe National Preparedness Month by Making a Kit, Making a Plan, Getting Informed and Getting Involved
9/3/2013Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner Releases Preliminary Mid-Year Statistical Report on Heroin-Related Deaths
8/28/2013County Executive, Prosecutor & Council Come to Agreement on Division of Duties Between Prosecutor and Law Director
8/27/2013Council Council Approves 2013 Charter Amendments: Voters to Consider Four County Charter Amendments on November 5, 2013 Ballot
8/26/2013COUNTY COUNCIL TO VOTE ON CHARTER AMENDMENTS
8/22/2013Statement on the Indictment and Arrest of Corrections Officer
8/22/2013County Offers Shared Services to Help Preserve Records for Communities
8/20/2013FitzGerald to Share Highlights at Town Hall
8/19/2013Cuyahoga County Releases Results From Consumer Affairs " Back to School Blitz"
8/14/2013Cuyahoga County Remains Committed to Child Welfare Best Practices
8/5/2013Cuyahoga County Implements Sustainability Initiatives
8/2/2013Senior Movie Day "Diamonds are Forever"
8/1/2013County Partnership on 2013 Summer Youth Employment Program Proves Success - Location Updated
7/30/2013Cuyahoga County Award New Police/Fire Communication Equipment
7/24/2013Cuyahoga County Council to Deliberate on Seven New Proposed Charter Amendments in Committee of the Whole
7/24/2013County Introduces Performance Bond Legislation
7/24/2013Cuyahoga County Executive Signs Disaster Declaration
7/23/2013Cuyahoga County Council Sends Health & Human Services Levy to November 2013 Ballot
7/23/2013Cuyahoga County Names Cynthia Sich as the First Director of Consumer Affairs
7/21/2013Cuyahoga County Announces KeyBank as College Savings Account Fiscal Partner
7/17/2013Cuyahoga County Awarded $200,000 for Brownfield Redevelopment
7/17/2013County Executive FitzGerald to Launch New Veterans ID Card Program
7/16/2013System of Codified Ordinances Officially Presented to the Public as the Cuyahoga County Code
7/16/2013Cuyahoga County Shares Heat Related Safety Tips
7/11/2013Cuyahoga Makes First Casino Revenue Awards for Downtown
7/11/2013Cuyahoga County Appoints New Sheriff’s Department Chief
7/10/2013Cuyahoga County moves toward Next Generation 911 Systems
7/8/2013Cuyahoga County Holds Cyber Security Summit
6/27/2013Fitzgerald to Share Highlights at Town Hall
6/27/2013County Releases Convention Center Hotel Operations and Management Services Request for Proposals
6/27/2013Sheriff Sets Physical Requirements for Sergeant Promotions
6/21/2013Veterans Memorial Bridge & Subway Station Tour July 6th
6/21/20132013 Lightning Safety Awareness Week June 23 – 29
6/19/2013FitzGerald to Share Highlight at Town Hall
6/18/2013Extended Operating Hours for the Auto Title Division
6/18/2013Cuyahoga County to Receive 2013 NACo Achievement Award
6/7/2013County Mails Tax Bills - Offers Many Payment Methods
6/5/2013Mayor Jackson & Executive FitzGerald announce Major Downtown & Lakefront Investments
5/30/2013Cuyahoga County to Purchase Green Energy from Renewable Sources
5/30/2013Cuyahoga County Awarded $100,000 Local Government Innovation Fund Grant
5/28/2013Statement on the death of Powell W. Caesar III 
5/28/2013Cuyahoga County Office of Emergency Management Announces National Hurricane Preparedness Week
5/24/2013Cuyahoga County Homestead Exemption Deadline Approaching
5/24/2013May 25th is National Missing Children’s Day
5/21/2013Cuyahoga County shares safety tips for National Heat Awareness Day May 24
5/18/2013Cuyahoga County Council and Cleveland State University to Hold Training Seminar for Local Public Officials on May 18, 2013
5/17/2013Open letter to Ohio Legislators regarding Right to Work legislation
5/17/2013FitzGerald Announces Emergency Management Initiatives, Milestones
5/16/2013FitzGerald to Announce Missing Persons Initiative
5/15/2013Loan Recipient, NSL Analytical Services, Inc., Host Open House & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
5/13/2013FitzGerald Announces Emergency Management Initiatives, Milestones
5/10/2013FitzGerald Announces Funding for Employment Connection On-The-Job Training Program
5/10/2013FitzGerald Credits FAA Decision to Fund Contract Towers Through End of Fiscal Year
5/9/2013Cuyahoga County Awarded 2013 Commission 50 Designation
5/7/2013Cuyahoga County Hires New Animal Shelter Kennel Manager
4/30/2013Cuyahoga County to Award New Police/Fire Communications Equipment to 13 Local Communities
4/26/2013FitzGerald Applauds FAA Funding Decision, Urges Using Funding to Keep Contract Towers
4/25/2013Open letter to Governor Kasich and Ohio Legislators regarding Senate Bill 58, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Sources
4/24/2013Cuyahoga County Establishes First Countywide College Savings Account Program in the Nation
4/23/2013Cuyahoga County Council To Hold Briefing On County Administration Complex, Will Also Consider Resolution Urging Ohio Medicaid Expansion
4/15/2013Cuyahoga County Charter Review Commission Public Meetings Set
4/12/2013Open letter to Ohio House Representatives regarding Medicaid Expansion and Cuyahoga County’s Citizens
4/8/2013Cuyahoga County Rx Drug Drop Box Program
3/29/2013Ontario Street and East 9th Street Construction Scheduled to Begin April 16th
3/14/2013Cuyahoga County Receives Grant to Help Reduce Domestic Violence Homicides
3/14/2013Census Bureau Estimates Show Dramatic Improvements in Cuyahoga County Population Loss
3/6/2013Cuyahoga County Executive FitzGerald Releases Public Safety Plan
3/5/2013Cuyahoga County Updates Heroin Initiative
2/13/2013District 7 Black History 2013 Essay Contest
2/7/2013Merger Study Kick-Off, Community Participation Desired
1/28/2013Merged Agencies of Employment & Family Services and Child Support Enforcement Agency Now Named Cuyahoga Job and Family Services
1/24/2013All Cuyahoga County Communities Agree to "Business Attraction and Anti-Poaching Protocol"
1/7/2013Cuyahoga County Joins National AMBER Alert Awareness Day
1/7/2013FitzGerald Announces Date of the State of the County Address
1/4/2013County Selects Center for Governmental Research to Lead Merger Study
1/3/2013Cuyahoga County to Receive Reimbursement for Storm Work
1/2/2013Cuyahoga County Council to swear in newly elected members, elect Council leadership, and consider Ameritrust complex sale/consolidated headquarters proposal

In The News

12/27/2013FitzGerald Announces 'Pay for Success' to Transform Human Services Delivery
12/21/2013Cuyahoga County Makes the Holidays Brighter -122113
12/16/2013The Cleveland Orchestra, in cooperation with the City of Cleveland and the Greater Cleveland Partnership, seeks nominations for eleventh annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Service Award - Deadline December 16, 2013
12/6/2013"Top Dog" Contest Results
12/5/2013The 2013 “Top Dog” Essay Contest Awards Ceremony
11/25/2013Cuyahoga County Releases the Results from Consumer Affairs Thanksgiving Day "Pound for Pound" Sweep
11/19/2013Cuyahoga Job and Family Services Host Community Forum
10/17/2013Mace Security International,Inc. Relocates Headquarters to Cleveland
10/11/2013Hilton Worldwide Selected to Operate New Cleveland Convention Center Hotel
9/26/2013County Executive Recommends 2014 Municipal Grant Awards to County Council
9/13/2013Emergency Preparedness Public Service Announcements
9/5/2013National Preparedness Month Proclamation
8/15/2013Two County Firefighters among Elite Group trained on Structural Collapse Response
6/2/2013Become a Volunteer for the Dogs!
4/8/2013Cuyahoga County Executive Announces Prescription Drug Drop Box Program
3/25/2013Cuyahoga County Announces the Release of the 9-1-1 Consolidation Plan / Shared Services Fund
2/22/2013Emergency Medical Dispatching Committee Recommendations
2/8/2013Cuyahoga County Airport (CGF) Environmental Assessment (EA) process
2/5/2013Emergency Operations Center Update
1/23/2013Youth Count!
1/18/2013Cuyahoga County Homeless and Youth Count 2013 Initiative
1/14/2013Cuyahoga County is banking on SparkBase