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

12/23/2011Cuyahoga County Council announces opportunity to apply for position on County Board of Revision
12/21/2011Cuyahoga County to Mail 2011 Property Tax Bills
12/15/2011Cuyahoga County Issues First Dog Licenses of 2012 to "Top Dogs"
12/14/2011FitzGerald to Host Town Hall Friday with Young Professionals
12/13/2011Cuyahoga County's Top Dogs to be Named Wednesday
12/13/2011Cuyahoga County to Honor Injured Soldier at Council Meeting Tonight
12/12/2011Cuyahoga County Awards Nearly $1 Million in Loans to Two Companies
12/6/2011Grant Approval Means Towpath Trail Expansion to Begin Next Year
12/1/2011NYU-Authored Strategy Unveiled for Improving Education, Services for Youth in Cuyahoga County
11/29/2011Facebook-Fueled Success Nets 1000th Fugitive for Sheriff's Office
11/16/2011FitzGerald to Share Highlights at Town Hall Meeting
11/10/2011Shake Up of Sheriff's Appraisal System Moves Forward
11/7/2011FitzGerald Announces Next Generation Council to Target Young Talent
11/2/2011Staff Reductions Announced in Cuyahoga County Fiscal Office
11/1/2011Cuyahoga County Unveils "Dirty Dozen" List of Delinquent Taxpayers
10/29/2011Rape Crisis Center and Cuyahoga County to Convene Police Chiefs for Development of Model Policy on Investigating Sex Crimes
10/28/2011County Council to Salute Veterans
10/25/2011FitzGerald Reaches Agreement with AFSCME Local 1746
10/21/2011FitzGerald to Share Highlights at Town Hall Meeting
10/21/2011Jones Appointed to Leadership Role in County Social Services
10/21/2011Challenge Cuyahoga Competition to Hold Kick-Off Party
10/20/2011FitzGerald Announces Oversight Panel for Medical Mart Project
10/11/2011New Essay Contest will Decide Cuyahoga County's Official "Top Dog"
9/23/2011FitzGerald to Share Highlights at Town Hall Meeting
9/19/2011Senate Plan Imperils Lake Erie Wind Project
9/16/2011FitzGerald Establishes Voter Task Force; Names Members
9/14/2011FitzGerald Issues Revised "Anti-Poaching" Protocol; Seeks Adoption Soon
9/12/2011FitzGerald Appointed to Board of County Executives of America
9/9/2011Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner Labs Reaccredited
9/9/2011New County Vehicle Policy Means Cuyahoga Taxpayers will No Longer Pay for Tickets Issued to County Employees
9/7/2011FitzGerald Announces Delinquent Tax Task Force
9/6/2011Cuyahoga County Council Post-secondary Financial Assistance Survey
9/2/2011Ohio Voters Will Benefit from Agreement Reached Between Ed FitzGerald and Ohio Secretary of State
8/29/2011FitzGerald Praises Bipartisan Decision to Support Voting by Mail
8/29/2011Cuyahoga County Seeks Bids for Help with Vote-By-Mail Project
8/28/2011FitzGerald: Husted "Stepped Way Over the Line" in Threat to Voters
8/26/2011FitzGerald to Share Highlights at Town Hall Meeting
8/25/2011FitzGerald Takes Steps to Mail Absentee Ballot Applications to Cuyahoga County Voters
8/23/2011FitzGerald Disappointed With Elections Directive
8/23/2011FitzGerald Selects Senior Services Chief
8/23/2011Cuyahoga County Districting Panel to Hold Hearings
8/12/2011County Executive Posts Medical Mart Contracts and Agreements
8/12/2011NOACA Awards Grant to Support Four-City Merger Study
8/8/2011Cuyahoga County Launches Study of Future Space Needs
8/5/2011FitzGerald Nominates Sensenbrenner to Serve as County Treasurer
8/3/2011Cuyahoga County Crime Lab Director to Resign
7/29/2011Driver's License Amnesty During Child Support Awareness Month
7/28/2011Cuyahoga County Announces Staff Reductions In Auto Title Offices
7/26/2011FitzGerald to Share Highlights at Town Hall Meeting
7/25/2011County Council Meetings Live-streamed - Facebook and Twitter
7/20/2011Cuyahoga County to Terminate Contract With FNA
7/12/2011Boards of Revision Launch New "Night Court"
7/12/2011Initial County Task Force Recommendations to be Adopted by MetroHealth
7/8/2011Cuyahoga County Helps Residents Meet July 13 Tax Deadline
7/7/2011FitzGerald Names Children and Family Services Chief
7/1/2011Ed FitzGerald Offers Six-Month Progress Report
6/23/2011FitzGerald Appoints Dr. J.B. Silvers, Ph.D., to MetroHealth Board of Trustees
6/23/2011County Awarded $500,000 for Brownfield Redevelopment
6/22/2011FitzGerald, Four Mayors Announce Merger Discussions
6/16/2011Customer Service Improvements Coming For County Taxpayers
5/27/2011Vendor Ethics Training Date Set
5/26/2011FitzGerald, American Greetings Announce Agreement for Future of Brooklyn Site
5/23/2011FitzGerald & Police Chiefs Association Create New County-Wide Community Policing Initiative
5/13/2011FitzGerald Announces New Jobs Created in Cuyahoga County Through Economic Development Fund
5/4/2011CSU Provost Geoff Mearns to Mediate Sewer District Dispute
4/28/2011FitzGerald Names Medical Examiner
4/27/2011View Arrival of Wind Turbine at the Port of Cleveland on Cuyhoga County Website
4/25/2011FitzGerald Names former Franklin County Treasurer as Cuyahoga County's First Fiscal Officer
4/22/2011Cuyahoga County and Port Authority Welcome Arrival of 443 Feet Tall Wind Turbine for Lincoln Electric
4/20/2011Cuyahoga County to Provide Downtown Site for Dim and Den Sum Food Truck
4/14/2011FitzGerald Announces Agreement Between the Cleveland FoodBank and The Hunger Network of Greater Cleveland
4/14/2011All Sides Agree to Mediation in Regional Sewer Dispute
4/14/2011FitzGerald Announces Investment in Greater Cleveland Film Commission
4/11/2011Early Childhood Education Program Expands with Support from Cuyahoga County, The PNC Foundation and The George Gund Foundation
4/4/2011FitzGerald Meets with Goodrich, UAW, to Keep Jobs in Cuyahoga County
4/1/2011Cuyahoga County Launches Public Policy Fellowship Program
3/25/201125 County Employees to be Laid Off in Cost-Cutting Move
3/21/2011FitzGerald Appoints Cuyahoga County's First Law Director
3/18/2011State and Local Leaders Call on Governor to reconsider plans to scrap mental health hospital in Cleveland
3/15/2011FitzGerald Announces Date of the State of the County Address
3/11/2011Cuyahoga County Offers Ideal Homes Program
3/11/2011FitzGerald Urges County Residents to Apply for Free Health Insurance
3/10/2011Cuyahoga County approves financing for Euclid wind energy project
3/9/2011Statement on Employee Terminations
3/9/2011FitzGerald Appoints Development Director
3/8/2011FitzGerald Affirms Commitment to Fugitive Safe Surrender
3/7/2011Statement on the American Greetings Announcement
3/3/2011FitzGerald Announces New Open Government Webpage
2/28/2011FitzGerald Appoints New Chief Information Officer
2/24/2011County Sets Course on 2012 Property Reappraisal
2/23/2011Statement on the death of Tashia Burch-York
2/11/2011FitzGerald Announces Personnel Changes & Layoffs
2/8/2011FitzGerald Appoints New Law Director
2/7/2011FitzGerald Announces Loaned Executive Business Leaders
1/25/2011Treasurer's Office Offering Drive Up Service for First Time
1/21/2011FitzGerald Sets Decision Point for Partisan Political Employees
1/19/2011Deputy Chief of Justice & Communications Appointments Announced
1/13/2011FitzGerald Announces Acting Fiscal Officer for County
1/12/2011FitzGerald Selects Federal Prosecutor as Inspector General
1/12/2011County Council President Appoints Chairs of Economic Development and Rules, Charter Review, Ethics and Council Operations Committees
1/10/2011FitzGerald Makes Additional Appointments to Leadership Team
1/7/2011Reid to Continue Efforts Cleaning up Sheriff's Office
1/6/2011Regional Non-Profit Leader Appointed to Top Economic Development Post
1/4/2011Integrity Audit Provides Starting Point for Incoming Inspector General
1/3/2011FitzGerald Extends Ethics Policy to All Employees

In The News

12/22/2011Important Information for Owners of Property in Foreclosure
12/15/2011Cuyahoga County Council Member Dave Greenspan announces December Town Hall Meetings
12/14/2011Noise Abatement Council Meeting
12/6/2011October 2011 Drug Court Graduations
11/10/2011Community Development Corp. Meeting Presentation
11/7/2011Municipal Grant Seminars Announced
10/27/2011Tax Commissioner Determines Interest Rate for 2012
10/21/2011Cleveland Heights, University Heights agree to anti-poaching protocol-Shaker Heights to follow
10/16/2011Crain's Cleveland Business Editorial: On and On
10/15/2011Why anti-poaching protocol matters for Cuyahoga County: Ed FitzGerald
10/12/2011Conwell & Miller to Host October 12 Public Forums on Proposed County Equity Plan
10/5/2011Airport Installs Rain Garden
9/29/2011Parma Mayor Dean DePiero signs Cuyahoga County's anti-poaching agreement
9/29/2011Cuyahoga Councilmember, Dave Greenspan Announces October Town Hall Meeting
9/15/2011Northeast Ohio City Council Association Fall Forum
9/9/2011Development staff appear on "Finer With Age"
9/9/2011County Council Invites Participation in Work Session on County Resident Scholarship Program Tuesday September 13 at 4:00 p.m.
9/8/2011Council Member, Dave Greenspan - North Olmsted Town Hall Meeting
9/6/2011Request for Bids - Manufacturing of Envelopes and Mailhouse Data Processing
8/31/2011Small Business Symposium Presented by County Executive and Council
8/31/2011Storefront Renovation Rebate Program
8/31/2011Cuyahoga County Council Districting Commission to hold meeting to discuss public feedback to proposed Council Districts
8/5/2011Cuyahoga Councilmember, Dave Greenspan Announces August Town Hall Meeting
8/2/2011Economic Development Plan and legislation
7/29/201142nd St. - Movie Senior Day event at Playhouse Square
7/5/2011Cuyahoga County's new government is off to a strong start
6/27/2011A Fiscal Reconnaissance of Cuyahoga County Veterans Aid Commission
6/27/2011County Council to Hold Hearings on 2011 Midyear Budget Revision
6/21/2011Council Questions Veterans Service Commission Budget
6/10/2011County Council to Hold Second Monthly Medical Mart and Convention Center Presentation
6/10/2011Cuyahoga County Council Summary of Work
5/31/2011Economic Development Plan and Executive Summary
5/26/2011Council President Announces Special Meeting on Medical Examiner Appointment
5/18/2011Cleveland Earns High Rating For Job Seekers
5/18/2011Town Hall Meeting on June 6, 2011 - Westlake Porter Public Library
5/10/2011Cleveland Travel / Tourism Expo
4/18/2011Healthy Homes Symposium
4/14/2011Energy Task Force Meeting
4/12/2011County Council President Announces Council Medical Mart and Convention Center Public Presentations
3/15/2011Cuyahoga County cities may someday merge under budget pressures, with county support
3/11/2011Cuyahoga County Offers Ideal Homes Program
3/10/2011Energy Task Force Meeting
3/1/2011County Council President Releases Opinion on Director of Law Qualifications
1/27/2011Local Media Covers Economic Development Meeting
1/25/2011Jobs Summit & Economic Development Meeting
1/21/2011Healthy Home - Mold and Moisture Assistance
1/13/2011Energy Task Force Meeting
1/6/2011New Interim Development Director Named