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

12/28/20142015 Should be a Year for Job Creation, Pulling People out of Poverty: Armond Budish, Cuyahoga County Executive
12/23/2014PSA: Recorded Deed Notice Solicitation
12/22/2014County Council Announces Grant Awards For the 2014 Road Maintenance Program For Cuyahoga County
12/19/2014FitzGerald, Cuyahoga County Award Euclid Police/Fire Close to $280,000 in New Communications Equipment
12/18/2014County Executive-Elect Armond Budish Announces Inauguration to be Held Jan. 4 at Global Center for Health Innovation
12/15/2014Regional Forensic Science Laboratory to Offer No Charge Testing for Cuyahoga Law and Justice Agencies in 2015
12/12/2014Armond Budish, Cuyahoga County Executive-Elect, Names Sharon Sobol Jordan as Chief of Staff
12/11/2014PSA: Property Tax Bills Now Available Online
12/8/2014Family Justice Center Opens to Public
12/5/2014Cuyahoga County Goes Live with Dispatching for Olmsted Township
12/4/2014Public Safety Announcement: Fentanyl-Related Deaths Spike in Recent Weeks
12/3/2014Cuyahoga County Councilwoman Sunny Simon Announces Dec. 3rd Town Hall Meeting
12/3/2014Nation’s First County-Level Pay for Success Program Aims to Reconnect Foster Children with Caregivers in Stable, Affordable Housing
11/20/2014Budish Forms Policy Working Groups to Support Transition
11/14/2014Cuyahoga County Reaches Drug Drop Box Milestone
11/14/2014Cuyahoga County Emergency Management Urges Residents to “Stay Prepared” For Winter Weather
11/13/2014New Cuyahoga County Emergency Operations Center Construction Contract Approved
11/13/2014FitzGerald Congratulates Dr. Larry L. Macon on Appointment to Metro Health Board
11/13/2014FitzGerald Recommends 10 Communities for 2015 Municipal Grant Program
11/13/2014Budish Announces Transition Co-Chairs
11/13/2014Armond Budish Hits the Ground Running
11/12/2014FitzGerald, Local Entrepreneurs Announced Major New Economic Development Initiative
11/12/2014Armond Budish Recognizes, Thanks Veterans at City Hall Ceremony
11/3/2014Cuyahoga County Council seeking applicants for upcoming vacancy on Personnel Review Commission
10/30/2014Cuyahoga County Sheriff Secures $71,000 to Promote Traffic Safety- Office of the Cuyahoga County Executive
10/28/2014Cleveland Global Center for Health Innovation & Convention Center Awarded LEED-BD C: Gold Certification - Office of the Cuyahoga County Executive
10/15/2014FitzGerald, Senior County Officials to Hold Press Conference on Public Health Response to Ebola
10/9/2014Cuyahoga County Announces Utilities Resource Fair to Connect Community Organizations, Private Firms, and Government Agencies
10/2/2014FitzGerald Announces Lakewood as Winner for Inaugural Community Health Challenge
10/2/2014IT Department Recognizes National Cyber Security Awareness Month
10/1/2014Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner Seeks Public's Help Identifying Male Found in Lake Erie
10/1/2014New Western Reserve Fund Loan Will Support Dozens of Jobs in Northeast Ohio
9/30/2014Cuyahoga County Opens New, Expanded Regional Forensic Lab
9/29/2014FitzGerald Blasts Supreme Court Decision to Block Start of Early Voting in Ohio
9/25/2014Cuyahoga County Awarded $650,000 Grant Through Department of Justice Domestic Violence Program
9/23/2014FitzGerald Signs Emergency Dispatch Agreement Between Olmsted Township and Cuyahoga County
9/22/2014Council to Present Board of Elections with a Proclamation
9/20/2014Cuyahoga County and YMCA of Greater Cleveland Host National Preparedness Day Event
9/19/2014Clerk of Courts Meets Benchmarks for Improvement
9/14/2014Cuyahoga County Animal Shelter’s Paw-ject Runway
9/11/2014FitzGerald Statement on Anniversary of September 11th Attacks
9/9/2014County Secures $400,000 Through EPA Brownfields Revolving Loan Fund
9/5/2014Councilman Anthony Hairston is sponsoring his 1st Community Connections Fair
9/4/2014Cuyahoga County to Hold Public Hearing on Inclusion of Minority and Female-Owned Businesses
9/4/2014FitzGerald Applauds Ohio Voting Rights Ruling
8/29/2014Cuyahoga County Councilwoman Sunny Simon and Euclid City Councilwoman Laura Gorshe Announce Heroin Summit
8/29/2014County Council requesting program/service funding applications for 2014 Veterans Service Fund
8/26/2014Cuyahoga County Announces New Life-Saving Naloxone Efforts
8/25/2014Cuyahoga County Rolls Out New Fuel Quality Program
8/21/2014Parsons Brinckerhoff, Miguel Rosales Selected to Design Lakefront Pedestrian and Bicycle Bridge
8/12/2014Cuyahoga County Council Approves Voting Rights Amendment
8/11/2014Policymakers, Advocates Join FitzGerald for Lake Erie Summit
8/11/2014Policymakers, Advocates Join FitzGerald for Lake Erie Summit
8/1/2014Cuyahoga County presents 7th Annual StreetFest
7/28/2014Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner Expands Access to Statistical Reports Online
7/25/2014New Columbus Road Lift Bridge to Move into Place Next Monday
7/24/2014Independent Study Demonstrates Jail Regionalization Will Increase Efficiencies in Cuyahoga County
7/24/2014FitzGerald Remarks to National Urban League Conference
7/23/2014Team NEO Recognizes FitzGerald Administration with Two Awards for Leadership in Economic Development
7/18/2014FitzGerald Endorses Columbus Bid for 2016 DNC
7/16/2014Work Begins on New East 49th Street Bridge in Cleveland
7/16/2014Cleveland Rising
7/15/2014New Cuyahoga County Administrative Headquarters Officially Opens for Business
7/14/2014LeBron’s Return Means Millions in Economic Benefits for Cuyahoga County
7/11/2014Ed FitzGerald Statement on LeBron’s Return
7/8/2014FitzGerald Statement on Cleveland’s Selection to Host 2016 Republican National Convention
7/7/2014Scranton Flats/Towpath Trail Ribbon Cutting Opens $9M Development & Park Along the Cuyahoga River
7/3/2014FitzGerald Announces 2013 Free Tax Season Program Results
7/3/2014New Cuyahoga County Administrative Headquarters to Open on July 15
7/1/2014FitzGerald Instructs Law Department to File Amicus Brief Supporting Voting Rights Injunction
6/25/2014Cuyahoga County Unveils New County Seal
6/25/2014FitzGerald Statement on Cleveland’s Republican National Convention Bid
6/24/2014SBA, FitzGerald, Advocates Announce New Economic Development Initiative for Small Business Community
6/20/2014Cuyahoga County Emergency Management Reminds Residents "When Thunder Roars, Go Indoors"
6/19/2014FitzGerald Introduces Legislation to Create Nation’s First County-Level Pay for Success Program
6/17/2014Cuyahoga County Fiscal Office Earns National Recognition for Financial Reporting
6/16/2014County Council Sponsors Funding for At-Risk Minority Males "Students of Promise" in Collaboration with Three Local School Districts
6/11/2014FitzGerald Applauds Federal Court Decision to Restore Early Voting Days in Ohio
6/5/2014FitzGerald Proposes “Win Tax” Bonus for Cleveland
6/4/2014FitzGerald Nominates Jennifer Scofield to Serve as Director of Regional Collaboration, Jeannet Wright to Serve as Treasurer
5/29/2014Cuyahoga County Residents Encouraged to Take Advantage of Homestead Exemption
5/28/2014ICYMI: FitzGerald Launches Nation's Largest Universal College Savings Initiative
5/27/2014Cuyahoga County Opens First 10,000 College Savings Accounts
5/23/2014Cuyahoga County Shares Safety Tips to Beat the H.E.A.T.
5/22/2014FitzGerald Highlights Potential Tax Relief for Residents Affected By Floods
5/22/2014FitzGerald Issues Statement As Cleveland's RNC Bid Advances
5/20/2014FitzGerald Sends Voting Rights Amendment to County Council
5/19/2014FitzGerald Statement on S.B. 310
5/19/2014FitzGerald Commencement Address to Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
5/15/2014Cuyahoga County Announces Inaugural Missing Persons Day Event
5/14/2014Cuyahoga County Announces Youth Priorities Summit
5/14/2014Cuyahoga County Officials Warn of Continued Severe Weather
5/12/2014Cuyahoga County Recoups More Than $1 Million in Delinquent Court Fees
5/8/2014Cuyahoga County Commemorates National Nurses Week
5/7/2014Cuyahoga County Kicks Off Inaugural Community Health Challenge
5/6/2014FitzGerald Demands Explanation from Husted for Failure to Serve All Ohioans
5/6/2014Cuyahoga County Recognizes Bedford as First ReadyCertified Community
5/5/2014Cuyahoga County Announces Agreement for Cleveland Metroparks to Take Responsibility for Lakefront and Riverfront Parks
4/30/2014$1.5 Million Loan Assists National Automotive Experts with Expansion to New Strongsville Location
4/29/2014FitzGerald Taps Scofield for Acting Director of Regional Collaboration
4/29/2014ADAMHS Board CEO Denihan Joins FitzGerald in Urging State to Restore Funding for Mental Health Services
4/22/2014Housing Advocates Announce New Effort to Eliminate Abandoned and Blighted Properties in Cuyahoga County
4/21/2014Task Force Announces Next Steps in Fighting Heroin Epidemic
4/18/2014REMINDER: FitzGerald to Hold Town Hall
4/15/2014FitzGerald Introduces Legislation for 2014 Summer Youth Employment Program
4/11/2014FitzGerald Recognizes “National Financial Literacy Month”
4/10/2014Cuyahoga Officials Ask Yost to Recuse Himself from Future County Audits
4/10/2014Cuyahoga County Urban Tree Canopy Workshop
4/8/2014FitzGerald Requests Federal Investigation on Voter Suppression in Ohio
4/8/2014Cuyahoga County Council Passes Ed FitzGerald’s Voting Rights Law
4/7/2014Cuyahoga County Sets Monthly Record for Child Support Collections
4/3/2014Cuyahoga County Recognizes April as 9-1-1 Education Month
4/2/2014FitzGerald Praises Cleveland's Selection as RNC Finalist
4/1/2014FitzGerald Statement on Committee Passage of Voting Rights Law
3/31/2014Ken Mills Announced as New Director of Public Safety and Justice Services
3/31/2014FitzGerald to Hold Town Hall
3/25/2014New Location for North Olmsted Branch of the Auto Title Division
3/17/2014Cuyahoga County Office of Emergency Management Offers Free SKYWARN® Storm Spotter Training
3/14/2014Heroin Crisis Causes 195 Deaths in Cuyahoga County During 2013
3/11/2014Swearing-in Ceremony for Councilman Hairston
3/10/2014FitzGerald Commemorates "National Start a Business Month"
3/6/2014Cuyahoga County Announces Polaris/Westshore Career Fair
3/5/2014FitzGerald Submits Cuyahoga County Voting Rights Law to County Council
3/4/2014Cuyahoga County Announces Effort to Enroll Residents in Health Insurance Marketplace
3/3/2014Cuyahoga County Encourages Residents to Sign Up for ReadyNotify
2/28/2014Cuyahoga County Emergency Management Announces Severe Weather Awareness Week
2/27/2014FitzGerald Directs Cuyahoga County to Fight State Restrictions on Ballot Access
2/25/2014FitzGerald Slams Elimination of Sunday Early Voting for General Election
2/24/2014FitzGerald Reiterates Opposition to Effort to Restrict Voting Rights
2/24/2014FitzGerald Announces New Metrics for LakeStat
2/21/2014FitzGerald, Clerk of Courts Andrea F. Rocco and Judge John J. Russo Support Efforts to Improve Access to Public Records
2/20/2014FitzGerald Urges State to Stop Efforts to Curtail Voting Rights
2/20/2014Jackson, FitzGerald Announce Push to Host National Political Convention in 2016
2/19/2014Emergency Operations Center and ReadyNotify Slated for 2014 Launch
2/19/2014Cuyahoga County to Assume Responsibility for Operations at Cleveland, Euclid City Jails
2/19/2014Cuyahoga County’s Department of Consumer Affairs to Launch New Effort to Assess Fuel Quality
2/11/2014FitzGerald, KeyBank Announce Free Financial Literacy Workshops for Parents”
2/7/2014Cuyahoga County Council and Cleveland State University to Hold Training Seminar for Newly Elected Public Officials on February 7 & 8, 2014
2/6/2014FitzGerald Honors Cuyahoga County's Kelli Stack as Winter Olympic Games Begin
2/6/2014“One Call Does It All” – FitzGerald, Cuyahoga County Launch New Centralized Intake Hotline to Serve Seniors, Adults with Disabilities
2/5/2014FitzGerald, Cuyahoga County Fight Tax Season Predators
2/5/2014FitzGerald Celebrates Black History Month
2/4/2014Statement on Dwayne T. Fair Jr.
2/2/2014Statement regarding United Airlines Announcement
1/31/2014Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office Now Accepting Applications for Student Shadow Program
1/28/2014FitzGerald, Cuyahoga County Provide Nearly $1 Million in New Communications Equipment for Southeast Police and Fire Departments
1/26/2014Cuyahoga County Shares Extreme Wind Chill Safety Tips
1/20/2014FitzGerald Joins City Year Cleveland for Day of Service
1/16/2014Maintaining Strong Record of Fiscal Responsibility, Cuyahoga County Closes 2013 With $3.5 Million Surplus
1/15/2014Cuyahoga County Cuts Backlog of Active Warrants By 22%, Verifies More Than 90% of Registered Sex Offenders
1/14/2014New Year’s Resolutions for the Smart and Savvy Consumer
1/13/2014FitzGerald Mourns Passing of Arnold Pinkney
1/13/2014FitzGerald Announces Plans to Return More Than $7 Million in Unapplied Funds to Public
1/4/2014Cuyahoga County Shares Extreme Cold Weather Safety Tips
1/2/2014CUYAHOGA COUNTY COUNCIL PRESIDENT C. ELLEN CONNALLY STATEMENT

In The News

11/14/2014Budish Announces Transition Co-Chairs
10/22/2014Council response to Op-Ed on 2014 Charter Amendments (Issues 11 & 12)
9/29/2014Building a Safer Community Series for Women
7/16/2014ICYMI – The New Cuyahoga County Administrative Headquarters is Open
6/25/2014The Greater University Circle Job and Resource Fair, June 25th - 9:00am to 3:00pm
3/18/2014St. Philip Neri Family Center "Training for a Future" Scholarship Award
1/16/2014Cuyahoga Job and Family Services Community Forum
1/10/2014FitzGerald Announces Date of 2014 State of the County Address