|Commissioners Proclaim May 2017 Foster Parent Recognition Month by NewsPosts, Publish Date: Friday, May 05, 2017|
|The Lake County Board of Commissioners proclaimed May 2017 as Foster Parent Recognition Month during the May 4, 2017 Commissioners Meeting. A resolution was presented to Mr. Gene Tetrick, Supervisor of the Substitute Care Unit in Children Services, Ms. Lori O'Brien, Administrator of the Children Services Division and Mr. Matt Battiato, Director of the Lake County Job and Family Services Department. Foster families are a fundamental part of providing constant nurturing and support to children and families who need time to heal and put their lives back together. Citizens are encouraged to demonstrate their respect and gratitude for foster parents who unselfishly share their lives. For more information on how to become a Foster Parent please click here. To view the resolution please click here.|
|Commissioners Award Clean & Green Poster Contest Winners by NewsPosts, Publish Date: Tuesday, April 25, 2017|
|Out of over 900 students from 24 schools in Lake County, the Board of Commissioners presented the awards for this year's Clean & Green Poster Contest Winners during the April 25, 2017 Commissioners Meeting.|
From the left: Commissioner Jerry Cirino, Middle School Winner Autumn Farrar from Willoughby Middle School, Commissioner Daniel Troy, Elementary and Overall Winner Kaitlyn Valentic from All Saints, High School Winner Lindsey Rich of Lake Catholic and Commissioner John Hamercheck. Congratulations to all the winners of the 2017 Clean and Green Lake County Poster Contest!
Here is the overall winning logo!
|Commissioners Declare April 15-May 31, 2017 Clean & Green Lake County by NewsPosts, Publish Date: Tuesday, April 25, 2017|
|During the April 20, 2017 Commissioners Meeting the Board declared April 15 through May 31, 2017 Clean and Green Lake County. The Board encourages residents, businesses and civic organizations to identify areas in their neighborhoods in need of attention and to undertake clean-up activities. The Lake County Solid Waste District has scheduled a Computer Collection on Saturday, April 29 and a Scrap Tire Collection on Saturday, May 6, 2017 to assist residents with their clean-up efforts. Those from the Utilities Department accepting the award are Matt Armand, Director of Administration, David Schick, Public Services Coordinator and Randy Rothlisberger Sanitary Engineer.|
Click here to read the resolution.
|Commissioners Present at Pinwheels for Prevention in Veterans Park, Painesville by NewsPosts, Publish Date: Tuesday, April 25, 2017|
|The Lake County Board of Commissioners present a certificate to honor Ms. Chris Young as the 2016 Child Advocate of the Year by the Lake County Department of Job and Family Services. The event took place on April 12, 2017 in Veteran's Park in Downtown Painesville as part of a month-long campaign to support the prevention of child abuse, raise awareness to the signs of abuse, and to report anything suspicious.|
|Survey for Consolidated Plan by NewsPosts, Publish Date: Thursday, April 06, 2017|
take this opportunity to share your thoughts on the Lake County, Ohio Survey for Consolidated Plan FY 2017-2021 by completing this survey. Your responses will be combined to help identify
local needs and suggest projects and actions to be prioritized. This
survey can be taken by a variety of people that know Lake County by working or
living here. The information you provide will be summarized to help
develop the FY17-21 Lake County Consolidated Plan, a required strategy to
plan for the use of approximately $1.6 million dollars from the United States
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) that is awarded to the Board
of Lake County Commissioners on an annual basis. The general
needs measured in this survey cross several categories that relate to the
HUD funding sources of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Home
Investment Partnership Program (HOME): HOUSING, PUBLIC SERVICE,
INFRASTRUCTURE, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, COMMUNITY FACILITIES, SPECIAL
NEEDS, and HOMELESSNESS.
To take the survey please click here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LakeOHConPlan17_21
|Lake County Board of Commissions Proclaim April 4, 2017 Mayor & County Recognition Day for National Service in Lake County by NewsPosts, Publish Date: Thursday, March 30, 2017|
|During the March 30, 2017 Commissioners Meeting a resolution was presented to Ms. Cristen Kane, RSVP Director, in recognition of the RSVP volunteers who have served more than 95 agencies across the county and provided over 62,000 hours of service. Click here to view the resolution.|
|Child Abuse Prevention Month Proclaimed for April 2017 in Lake County, Ohio by NewsPosts, Publish Date: Thursday, March 30, 2017|
|Child Abuse Prevention Month Proclaimed for April 2017 in Lake County, Ohio|
Lake County Children Services Division responded to 2,558 calls regarding children and their families in 2016. as a result, on any given day, Children Services worked with over 1,000 children and provided a safe environment for more than 100 children who were unable to in their family home. A resolution was presented to Lori O'Brien, Children Services Administrator, and Alison Tomaselli, Assistant Administrator in Children Services. Please click here to view the entire resolution.
|National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week Declared for the week of April 9-15, 2017 by NewsPosts, Publish Date: Thursday, March 30, 2017|
|A number of dedicated telecommunicators serve the citizens of Lake County on a daily basis by answering their telephone calls for police, fire and emergency medical services. Public Safety Telecommunicators are the single vital link for our police offices and firefighters by monitoring their activities, providing information and insuring their safety. A resolution was presented to Captain Mike Warner, Administrator Central Communications in the Lake County Sheriff's Office. To view the resolution please click here. |
|Annual Update Substantial Amendment CDBG Reallocation FY2016 by NewsPosts, Publish Date: Thursday, March 30, 2017|
|Lake County Planning and Community Development administers CDBG funds received on an annual basis for the US Department of Housing and Urban Development. To view the amendment to the Program Year 2016 please click here.|
|Business & IT Career Fair - March 28, 2017 at Lakeland by NewsPosts, Publish Date: Friday, March 10, 2017|
Lake County residents are invited to attend the Business and IT Career Fair at Lakeland Community College on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm in Room A 2100.
Job seekers will have the chance to meet many
employers face to face all in one day. Participants can submit resumes, speak
with the recruiters about their companies, or simply obtain information about
careers in business and information technology (IT).
Opportunities will include full
part-time jobs and internships in various business and IT occupational areas. Business
positions available include: marketing, management, human resources,
accounting, financial services, sales, customer service, and office
administration. IT positions include
support specialist, software developer, data analyst, CRM systems manager, Java
web developer, network field engineer and more.
Please click here to view the entire news release.