Posted on: December 29, 2016

Appeals Docket No. 2016-21

Project Description

Appeals Docket No. 2016-21 is a request for a variance of 13 feet from the required 50 foot rear yard setback to construct a deck to be located at a 37-foot rear yard setback at 5974 Anna Drive.

Applicant: Roberts Construction

Property Ow...

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Posted on: December 29, 2016

Appeals Docket No. 2016-22

Project Description

Appeals Docket No. 2016-22 is a request for variances to permit the construction of a third car garage addition at 6014 Willow Lake Drive:

1) A variance of three feet to the minimum side yard setback of 15 feet resulting in a garage addi...

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BZBA Agendas, Minutes, Videos

Posted on: January 19, 2017

City Manager Delivers 2017 State of the City Address

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On Tuesday, January 17, City Manager Jane Howington delivered the 2017 State of the City Address at the Hudson Chamber of Commerce quarterly membership luncheon. The City is launching many exciting and innovative initiatives and continues to enhance its c...

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2017 State of the City Address
Posted on: January 18, 2017

ForTec Medical National Headquarters Coming to Hudson

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ForTec Medical, Inc., a leading mobile surgical equipment company, has announced plans to build a 68,400 square-foot national headquarters in Hudson Crossing business park. The company will bring 133 new full and part-time jobs and approximately $9,350,00...

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

City Planning New Bus Garage and Salt Storage Facilities

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The City is in the design process with the Environmental Design Group for the new Hudson City Schools Bus Garage and City Salt Storage facilities. The current facilities will be relocated from the Owen Brown Street location in preparation for the new Down...

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Additional Info...
Posted on: January 19, 2017

Taste of Hudson Returns September 3 and 4

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Have you heard? Taste of Hudson is returning this year on September 3 and 4! The event took a break in 2016 to allow for construction  in downtown Hudson and to reevaluate plans for the future. The focus going forward will be primarily on &nb...

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Taste of Hudson Website
Posted on: January 17, 2017

City Launches Financial Transparency Tools

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Today, Hudson launched two financial transparency tools on the City website that offer citizens an easy, interactive way to learn more about City finances. The Open Checkbook and Taxpayer Receipt applications allow users to delve deeper into how the City ...

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Financial Transparency Tools
Posted on: January 17, 2017

Brandywine Drive Lane Closure Begins Jan. 18

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Brandywine Drive will be reduced to one lane between Post Lane and Pitkin Drive starting tomorrow, Wednesday, January 18, for approximately 7-10 days to allow for storm water improvements. Use caution when passing the work area and expect delays.

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

City Planning New Public Works/HPP Facility

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The City is in the process of selecting a design firm to start working on concepts for a new Public Works and Hudson Public Power (HPP) facility. The facility will be located on City-owned land on Hines Hill Road, which was the former location of the Clev...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

City Manager to Give State of the City Jan. 17

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You're invited to hear City Manager Jane Howington give the annual State of the City address at the Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce quarterly membership luncheon on January 17. The luncheon is from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Hilton Garden Inn in ...

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Register for Luncheon
Posted on: January 12, 2017

Ward 3 Open Forum January 30

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Stop by and chat with Councilman Alex Kelemen at the Ward 3 Open Forum on Monday, January 30 at 7:30 p.m. at Barlow Community Center. Ask questions and learn more about what’s happening in Hudson government.

Posted on: January 12, 2017

Ice Rink Moved to Veterans Way

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The ice skating rink previously located at Hudson Springs Park has been moved to the Veterans Way Park pond. The rink was relocated so it would be closer to downtown Hudson with heated restrooms nearby, more parking, and more room to skate. The pond is a ...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Lane Restrictions at Stow Rd. and Ravenna St. Intersection

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UPDATE 1/13/17: The water main work at the Stow Road and Ravenna Street intersection is completed for today and all lanes are open. Crews will be back in the area for a short time on Tuesday, January 17 to finish roadway repairs. Expect delays.

There will ...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Join the St. Patrick's Day Scramble

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Start golfing early this year and sign up for the Ellsworth Meadows St. Patrick's Day Scramble! Grab two of your buddies for the three-man scramble on Sunday, March 19 with a 10 a.m. Shotgun. The price is $70 per person and includes a golf cart, lunch, dr...

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Ellsworth Meadows Golf Club
Posted on: January 12, 2017

The 1970 FuelGas Explosion

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Do you remember the 1970 FuelGas explosion in downtown Hudson? Many residents can recall exactly where they were when the explosion took place. Hudson Community TV filmed Hudson Fire and EMS Chief Jerry Varnes and Hudson Fire Department Association curato...

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1970 FuelGas Explosion
Posted on: January 12, 2017

Prune Your Trees This Winter

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Planning to prune your trees this spring? Consider starting early and trimming them in the winter, specifically in February and March. Pruning during a tree's dormant season allows the tree to concentrate energy on recovering from the pruning and...

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

City Offices Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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City offices are closed Monday, January 16, 2017 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Normal office hours will resume Tuesday, January 17, 2017. There will be no changes to the sanitation schedule during the week of January 16.

Posted on: January 6, 2017

Pay City Fees with Credit Card

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Did you know you can pay your City of Hudson utility bill, any zoning certificate, right-of-way application, or food truck license fees with your credit card? The City recently implemented a credit card acceptance system in the Utility Billing and Communi...

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

Preemption System Helps Increase Safety

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Have you ever been sitting at a red light and noticed a blinking white light next to the traffic signal? The light is part of Hudson’s Traffic Signal Preemption System. The system helps clear a path through intersections to allow Hudson safety forces to a...

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Posted on: December 28, 2016

City Uses Natural De-Icer to Speed Up Snow & Ice Control

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When snow is on the way, the City is prepared to plow and treat the roads at a moment’s notice, and as quickly as possible. To help speed things along, the City uses a natural, recycled liquid de-icer to help break the bond between the ice and r...

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Snow & Ice Control
Posted on: January 6, 2017

Public Hearings at BZBA Meeting

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The Board of Zoning and Building Appeals will hold two public hearings on Thursday, January 19 at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall. The board will consider requests for variances to permit a third car garage with the garage door entrance facing the street at 27 E. ...

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Public Hearings Page
Posted on: January 5, 2017

Stop for School Buses

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School's back in session and school buses are back out on the road. According to the National Safety Council, 25 million students nationwide take the school bus on a daily basis. Approximately 26 students are killed and 9,000 injured each year in...

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Additional Info...
Posted on: January 5, 2017

Water Main Break at Ravenna St. and Stow Rd.

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The City of Akron Water Department has notified Hudson that they have a water main break at the intersection of Stow Road and Ravenna Street. The main is located on the west side of Stow Road. The break is causing the roadway to ice due to the low tempera...

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Posted on: December 28, 2016

Commit to Recycling in 2017

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New Year’s is a time to start fresh, so why not start the year with making a resolution to recycle? It's as easy as utilizing the curbside recycling services that each refuse hauler in Hudson offers. Find out more information about recy...

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Recycling Services
Posted on: December 28, 2016

AHBR is Going Digital

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This past year, the City has been re-evaluating its various development review processes and procedures with the help of Lean for Government. The focus of Lean for Government is to eliminate waste or unnecessary steps and establish a continuous improvemen...

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Posted on: December 28, 2016

Sign Up for Hudson's Spring 2017 EMT Class

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Interested in becoming an Emergency Medical Technician? Spring classes at Hudson’s top-rated Emergency Medical Services (EMS) School start January 17 and go through May 9.

The cost for the class is $875 and includes books, equipment, and the National...

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Hudson EMT School
Posted on: December 15, 2016

Two-Hour Parking Enforcement Begins January 1

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Hudson has installed 2- Hour Parking signs in the First & Main and North Main Street areas. The signs have been in place for a few months to allow customers to learn where they are located. Enforcement begins January 1, 2017.

The signs were installed after...

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Parking in Downtown Hudson
Posted on: December 15, 2016

Happy Holidays from the City of Hudson!

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It's the most wonderful time of the year. Take time to relax, reflect, and enjoy during this holiday season. From all of us at the City of Hudson, we wish you a safe, enjoyable holiday and a Happy New Year!

Posted on: December 15, 2016

Holiday Office Hours

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City offices will be closed Friday, December 23 through Monday, December 26 for the holiday and on Friday, December 30 through Monday, January 2 for New Year's. Regular hours will resume Tuesday, January 3.

Posted on: December 15, 2016

Holiday Sanitation Schedule

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The sanitation schedule will remain the same as usual during the weeks of Christmas and New Year's due to the holidays falling on the weekend:

  • Monday – Southeast Qudrant
  • Tuesday – Southwest Quadrant
  • Wednesday – Northwest Quadrant
  • Thursday – Northeast Quadrant...
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Trash/Recycling Page
Posted on: December 15, 2016

Recycle Your Christmas Tree with Merry Mulch

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Don’t throw your tree away this year! Recycle it with the City’s free curbside Merry Mulch program. Live trees are collected by the City and processed into a natural mulch product. Set your tree out by January 8 or January 22 and make sure to remove any d...

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Merry Mulch Page
Posted on: December 15, 2016

Students Graduate from EMT Course

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The 19 talented students of Hudson EMS’ Fall 2016 Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Class graduated the program on Tuesday, December 13, 2016. These outstanding students completed a rigorous 17-week education program that teaches the essentials...

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Posted on: December 15, 2016

Council Partners with HMS Student Council

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On December 6, 2016, Mayor David A. Basil presented a resolution in support of Orkeeswa School in Orkeeswa Village, Tanzania, Africa to the Hudson Middle School Student Council. Student Council selected Orkeeswa School as their world focus and asked the C...

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Hudson Middle School
Posted on: December 15, 2016

Take a Break and Run the Frosty 5

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Don your ugly sweater and take a break from your holiday preparations to run the Frosty 5 Mile or Mistletoe Mile on Christmas Eve morning. The Mistletoe Mile starts at 8 a.m., and the Ugly Sweater contest and the Frosty 5 Mile starts at 8:30 a.m. on the G...

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Frosty 5 Mile Race Route
Posted on: December 15, 2016

It's a Cozy Coupe Holiday

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It's a Cozy Coupe Holiday at Little Tikes in Hudson this year with the company's spectacular outdoor lighting display. Even their lobby is brightly decorated! Take a drive down Terex Road to see this great outdoor display. See more photos on our Facebook ...

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Additional Photos on Facebook...
Posted on: December 13, 2016

Winter's Here. Watch for Snow Parking Bans.

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Snow is on its way, and with snow, comes snow parking bans.  How do you know a parking ban is in effect?  Generally, when there's more than 2 inches on the ground, we'll issue a parking ban to allow our plows to clear the road for the sa...
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Sign up for alerts. . .
Posted on: December 7, 2016

Special Event Applications for 2017 Now Available

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Planning to hold a public special event in Hudson in 2017? Our application process has changed. Temporary Special Event Applications are now completely electronic and must be filled out and submitted online. Questions about the application? We're...

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2017 Temporary Special Event Application
Posted on: December 7, 2016

Gifts for Golf Lovers at Ellsworth Meadows

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Get the golf enthusiast in your life a gift from Ellsworth Meadows Golf Club! Choose from the Pro Shop’s full line of golf clubs, accessories, and golf apparel. The 2017 punch cards for weekdays and weekends, as well as a senior card option, are now avail...

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Ellsworth Meadows Golf Club
Posted on: December 7, 2016

Join HFD for Caroling December 19

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Tis the season for caroling! Join our Hudson firefighters on Monday, December 19 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. on the Gazebo Green for a night of caroling. Stop by and sing along then head over to the Fire Museum afterwards for hot chocolate and to view the histo...

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Hudson Fire Museum and Visitor Center
Posted on: December 7, 2016

HPP Employee Awarded for Safety Practices

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Hudson Public Power (HPP) employee Ray Kovalchick received the 2016 American Municipal Power (AMP) Hard Hat Safety Award on December 8, 2016 from AMP representative Scott McKenzie. The Hard Hat Safety Award honors utility employees who have contributed to...

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Hudson Public Power
Posted on: December 2, 2016

City Receives Clean Audit Award

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The City received the Auditor of State Award from Ohio Auditor of State Dave Yost. The Auditor of State Award is given to entities that file timely financial reports in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), as well as receive a ...

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Leaf Collection Update

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City leaf collection crews are hard at work finishing up for the season. They are continuing pickup in the Southeast and Northwest quadrants and are expecting to complete the quadrants by the middle of next week, weather permitting. Thank you for your pat...

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Leaf Collection
Posted on: December 2, 2016

SR 91 & Norton Road Improvement Project Update

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The bridge on SR 91/Darrow Road over the bike trail has been replaced with an arch culvert. Darrow Road now has two lanes, northbound and southbound, and a left turn lane for southbound traffic at Fishcreek Road. Fishcreek Road has been reconstructed with...

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SR 91 & Norton Road Improvement Project
Posted on: December 1, 2016

Continue the Holiday Celebration in Hudson

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Santa Claus is coming to town! Visit Santa and Mrs. Claus on the Gazebo Green between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday, December 3. On December 4, check out the Holiday Walk with caroling, hot cocoa, horse drawn carriage rides, Santa, merchant specials and more...

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Community Calendar
Posted on: December 8, 2016

Informational Video Released about Police Incident December 4

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An informational video has been released to provide the public with information about the police incident that occurred Sunday, December 4, 2016. Watch Hudson City Manager Jane Howington and Hudson Police Chief Dave Robbins provide an update below. 

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Informational Video
Posted on: December 1, 2016

Tune in to HCTV Facebook Live December 6

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Do Grandma and Grandpa want to watch the grandchildren perform at the Hudson High School Orchestra Concert December 6 at 7 p.m.? Can't make it in person? Watch the Hudson High School Orchestra Concert December 6 live on Facebook from your computer, phone ...

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HCTV Facebook Page
Posted on: December 1, 2016

Hudson Fire Department Distributes Food to Those in Need

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During Thanksgiving week, Hudson Fire Department members, Hudson City Schools employees, and volunteers helped distribute items from the Annual Holiday Food Drive to 85 Hudson families and senior citizens in need. Each family received a $25 Giant Eagle gi...

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Home Energy Assistance Program Available

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Need assistance with your energy bills? Akron Summit Community Action, Inc. administers the Emergency Home Energy Assistance Program (E-HEAP) funded by The Ohio Development Services Agency. This program assists low-income households that are threatened wi...

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Akron Summit Community Action
Posted on: December 1, 2016

Fire Department Donation Scam

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It’s that time of year when scammers prey upon the giving nature of our citizens, particularly the elderly. Citizens are receiving phone calls asking for donations on behalf of the Summit County Fire Association and Hudson Fire Department. Neith...

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

HPP Customers Receiving Scam Calls

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Hudson Public Power (HPP) customers have been receiving calls from scammers claiming the customer has a discrepancy in their electric service account and asking for payment. The scammers do not identify their employer. These calls are not from the City of...

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

Council Accepting Applications for HCTV Advisory Committee

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City Council is accepting applications for openings on the HCTV Advisory Committee through Thursday, December 29. The committee was established to assist the station manager in defining goals and objectives of public, educational, and governmental access ...

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HCTV Advisory Committee
Posted on: November 29, 2016

Hudson Resident Donates Tree to Decorate for the Holidays

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Each year, downtown Hudson is beautifully decorated for the holiday season with thousands of twinkling lights, festive greenery, and the famous Clock Tower mouse. The decorations would not be complete without the large tree in the Gazebo, creating a pictu...

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Posted on: November 29, 2016

Hudson Named a Bronze Bicycle Friendly Community

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The League of American Bicyclists recognized Hudson with a Bronze Bicycle Friendly Community (BFCSM) award. Hudson was part of the largest application round in the BFC program’s 13 year history. With the announcement of 26 new and 77 renewing BFCs this ye...

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

Last Rounds of 2016 Leaf Collection in Progress

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Leaf collection crews are still working in last week's quadrants and this week's quadrants to finish the last round of leaf collection for the year. Leaves placed in the tree lawn area by 7 a.m. this morning in the Northwest and Southeas...

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Leaf Collection
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Ranett Avenue Closure Starts November 28

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Ranett Avenue will be closed to through traffic near 7816, 7831, and 7832 Ranett Avenue for approximately three weeks starting Monday, November 28 for a culvert replacement under the roadway, weather permitting. Residents will be able to access their home...

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

Construction Winding Down on North Main Street

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Construction is winding down on North Main Street as we finish up paving today. Lane striping will occur Tuesday, November 22, then all lanes will reopen by the end of the day on Wednesday, November 23. Occasional work may occur after the Thanksgiving hol...

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North Main Street Improvement Project Page
Posted on: November 17, 2016

Ring in the Holidays in Hudson

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Ring in the Holidays in Hudson! November 25 kicks off the holiday celebrations in Hudson with Come to Hudson for the Holidays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. in downtown Hudson and Caroling on the Green from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. on the Gazebo Green. After Thanksgiving ...

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Community Calendar
Posted on: November 17, 2016

Shop Local for Black Friday and Small Business Saturday

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Headed out for Black Friday shopping this weekend? Skip the stress and the mall crowd and shop local! There are many Hudson businesses to choose from to kick-start your holiday shopping. Shop the specials being offered on Black Friday and Small Business S...

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Downtown Parking
Posted on: November 17, 2016

City Plans to Increase Renewable Energy Portfolio

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The City has agreed to purchase energy from American Municipal Power’s (AMP) Solar Phase II project, adding a long-term source of reliable, environmentally sound, and reasonably priced power to Hudson’s energy portfolio. 

AMP will purchase...

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Hudson Public Power Purchase Resources
Posted on: November 17, 2016

Ohio Ranked Third in Business Climate

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Ohio was ranked third in Site Selection Magazine’s 2016 Top State Business Climate Rankings. A combination of site selector preferences and various project data secured Ohio’s spot. Hudson is one of the cities that contribute to Ohio’s superb business cli...Read on...

Article
Posted on: November 17, 2016

Need a Holiday Party Venue? Check Out Ellsworth Meadows

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Looking for a place to hold your next holiday party, anniversary celebration, or bridal shower? Ellsworth Meadows is the perfect place. The golf club features a dining room that seats up to 60 people and a banquet room that is great for smaller parties of...Read on...

Ellsworth Meadows Golf Club
Posted on: November 17, 2016

Dental Group Sets up Shop in Hudson

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The Van Hala Dental Group set up shop in Hudson earlier this year. The dental office offers a wide range of services and would love for you to stop by their office at Suite A6 at Evaporator Works. Welcome to Hudson!

The Van Hala Dental Group
Posted on: November 17, 2016

Trash Pickup Delayed for Thanksgiving

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Due to to Thanksgiving, there will be no trash pickup on Thursday, November 24. The holiday pickup schedule is:

Monday – Southeast Quadrant
Tuesday – Southwest QuadrantWednesday – Northwest Quadrant
Thursday – Thanksgiving – No Trash PickupFriday...Read on...

Trash/Recycling Page
Posted on: November 17, 2016

City Offices Closed November 24 and November 25

Happy Thanksgiving

City offices will be closed November 24 and November 25 for the Thanksgiving holiday. Normal business hours will resume Monday, November 28. Happy Thanksgiving!

Posted on: November 17, 2016

Exceptional Hudson Businesses Recognized at Business Awards

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More than 120 people gathered at the 2016 Annual Business Awards Breakfast November 17 to congratulate five exceptional Hudson businesses who have made a significant impact on the Hudson community and economy. The City is proud to be the home of an outsta...Read on...

Posted on: November 16, 2016

Baldwin Street Closed Tomorrow

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Baldwin Street will be closed tomorrow to allow for a water main repair. Residents will be able to access their homes. Water service in that area may be disrupted from 9 a.m. to noon. Those who may be affected will be notified.

Map
Posted on: November 14, 2016

Hudson Recognized as Top 2016 Digital City

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For the fourth year in a row, the Center for Digital Government (CDG) named Hudson a top Digital City for communities with a75,000 population or less. The annual survey recognizes cities using technology to improve citizen services, enhance transparency, ...Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: November 9, 2016

Scholarship is Available to HPP Customers

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Are you a Hudson Public Power (HPP) customer and do you have a high school senior who will graduate in the spring of 2017? If so, your child may be eligible to apply for the Lyle B. Wright Scholarship, a $2000 one-time scholarship award established by Ame...Read on...

AMP Scholarship
Posted on: November 9, 2016

Hudson Maintains Storm Water System and Reduces Water Pollution

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Hudson takes great strides to ensure effective storm water management. Storm water is clean rain water that runs off hard surfaces, such as homes, streets, parking lots, or dry ground and into a storm water drainage system, instead of being absorbed by th...Read on...

Storm Water Education
Posted on: November 9, 2016

Stratos Wealth Partners Makes the Switch to Reliable Service

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The wealth advisors at Hudson’s Stratos Wealth Partners had enough. Phone calls with important clients were cutting in and out, webpages were slow to load, and file uploads took too long. Time was wasted and patience was wearing thin. Find out how they so...Read on...

Stratos Wealth Partners Testimonial
Posted on: November 9, 2016

Preserve or Restore Your Historic Home

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Do you own a historic home in Hudson and want to know what it takes to preserve or restore your home? Helpful preservation resources are available on the City website.

Some projects require the approval of the Architectural and Historic Board of Revie...Read on...

Historic Preservation
Posted on: November 9, 2016

Take the Pledge to Recycle on America Recycles Day

America Recycles

Mayor Basil proclaimed November 15 to be America Recycles Day in Hudson. America Recycles Day, a Keep America Beautiful initiative, is a nationally recognized day dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling in the United States.

The City encourage...Read on...

Recycling Services
Posted on: November 9, 2016

Hudson Partners with IGS Energy Home Services to Provide Home Protection Program

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The City of Hudson has chosen IGS Energy Home Services’ Home Protection Program as the City’s preferred protection provider. The program offers inside and outside utility line protection plans to all Hudson residents to cover the failure of natural gas, e...Read on...

IGS Energy Home Protection
Posted on: November 3, 2016

City Provides Drinking Water to Residents Since 1912

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Hudson has been providing safe, potable drinking water to residents since 1912. The City owns and operates its own water treatment plant and services approximately 3,500 customers. Three other water providers, including Akron, Cleveland, and Stow, also se...Behind the scenes of water treatment...

Water Resources
Posted on: November 3, 2016

HFD Receives Grant for Purchase of Fire Extinguisher Training System

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The Hudson Fire Department (HFD) will be purchasing a Bullseye Laser-Driven Fire Extinguisher Training System thanks to a $10,000 grant from the Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation. The innovative, high-tech system allows indoor training, increases safety, m...Read on...

Posted on: November 3, 2016

Get Involved in Global Entrepreneurship Week

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November 14 - November 20 is Global Entrepreneurship Week, and there’s plenty to do around Hudson to help you explore and hone your entrepreneurship potential. Gather for the Community Read of Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckwort...Read on...

Global Entrepreneurship Week Activities
Posted on: November 3, 2016

HPP Transforming Downtown for Holiday Season

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Hudson Public Power is hard at work transforming downtown Hudson into a twinkling wonderland for the upcoming holiday season. They have been stringing more than 9,000 LED holiday lights downtown since the last week of October. Last year, the lights were s...Read on...

Posted on: November 3, 2016

City Offices Closed for Veterans Day

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The City of Hudson offices will be closed on Friday, November 11 in observance of Veterans Day. This day is set aside to honor and thank those who have served and are currently serving for protecting our country and freedom. If you see a veteran, remember...Read on...

HCTV Live Stream and Video-on-Demand
Posted on: November 3, 2016

Feed Your Inner Hippie at Peace, Love & Little Donuts

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Peace, Love & Little Donuts has grooved its way to the shops at Evaporator Works in Hudson. The donut shop, which features Groovy, Far Out, and Funkadelic mini donuts, is ready to “feed your inner hippie." Stop by to try their psychedelic flavors...Read on...

Peace Love and Little Donuts
Posted on: November 3, 2016

General Election is November 8

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The general election is November 8, and polls will be open from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Find your polling place, look up a sample ballot, and more on the Summit County Board of Elections website.

Summit County BOE
Posted on: November 3, 2016

Hudson Presents Velocity Case Study at ICF

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The City of Hudson Velocity Broadband team was invited to Dublin, Ohio November 1 for the Global Institute for the Study of the Intelligent Community Workshop. Thought leaders from around Ohio with the common goal of creating an Intelligent Ohio gathered ...Read on...

Velocity Broadband
Posted on: November 2, 2016

Hudson Police Officer Stops by Evamere for Story Time

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Officer Hutzell stopped by Evamere Elementary to read The Important Book to students.

Full-size Photo
Posted on: October 31, 2016

Traffic Shift on N. Main Tomorrow Night

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The traffic pattern will shift on North Main street from the east side to the newly paved west side the evening of Tuesday, November 1. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Parking will be closed in front of the stores from SR 303 to Aurora Street until la...Read on...

North Main Improvement Project
Posted on: October 31, 2016

First National Bank is Open!

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The Hudson branch of First National Bank at 80 W. Streetsboro St. is now open! They held a ribbon-cutting today and are planning to celebrate all week. Call 330-222-6561 to see what activities are in store. Welcome to Hudson!

Additional Information...
Posted on: October 28, 2016

Gone Fishin'

Trout

It was all about trout this week, as we restocked Hudson Springs Park Lake for the season. More than 400 trout were released into the lake, adding to the ingerlings, crappie, bass, blue gill, channel cat, shell cracker, perch, walleye and other varieties...Read on...

More info on Hudson Springs Park...
Posted on: October 28, 2016

One More Chance to Trick-or-Treat Tonight!

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Adults and children alike raked in the candy at the Merchants of Hudson Trick-or-Treat last Thursday. Weren’t able to make it? There’s still time to trick-or-treat tonight from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. throughout Hudson. Happy Halloween!

Posted on: October 28, 2016

Turn Your Clocks Back This Weekend

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It's time to fall back. Sunday, November 6 at 2 a.m. is the end of Daylight Savings Time. Turn your clocks back one hour Saturday night. It's also the perfect time to replace your smoke alarm batteries. Enjoy your extra hour of sleep!

Posted on: October 28, 2016

College and Division Intersection Closed November 2

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The intersection of College Street and Division Street will be closed for the majority of the day Wednesday, November 2 to allow for maintenance improvements to the electric system in the area. This work is weather dependent.Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2016

Pay Your Utility Bills the Easy Way

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Did you know the City offers an easy, free way to pay your Hudson Public Power and Hudson Water Department bill and never forget to submit a payment on time? By submitting an Automatic Bank Draft Form, your monthly utility charges for your Hudson Public P...Read on...

Utilities
Posted on: October 26, 2016

Two-Hour Parking Downtown Starts in January

2 Hour Parking

You may have noticed 2-Hour Parking signs popping up in First & Main. At the request of Hudson merchants, the City was asked to re-evaluate the downtown parking codes, implement 2-hour parking in some areas, and increase parking enforcement. The goal ...Read on...

View Enlarged 2-Hour Parking Map...

Posted on: May 5, 2016

Economic Development

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Hudson is fast-becoming the place to do business in Northeast Ohio. Home to more than 900 businesses, Hudson offers advantages for companies that want to locate in a business and family-friendly environment.

See why Hudson is great for businesses.
Posted on: May 5, 2016

Hudson Parks

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Hudson loves parks! With more than 1,000 acres of park land, Hudson parks offer opportunities for fishing, boating, sand volleyball, disc golf, ball fields, soccer fields, a skate park, playgrounds, trails, pavilions and more.Read on...

Learn more about our parks ...
Posted on: May 5, 2016

Map It!

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Posted on: December 29, 2016

Case 2016-28: The Inn on Barlow

Project Description

An application has been received for re-approval of the expired conditional use and site plan approvals for a 72-room hotel to be located at 1213 Barlow Road presently known as the Inn on Barlow (formerly known as the Wallhouse Inn). &a...

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Posted on: December 29, 2016

Case 2016-29: Assurance Health Hospital Facility

Project Description

An application has been received for the proposed construction of a 13,000-square-foot facility to be located on the west side of Hudson Crossing Parkway, within the Hudson Crossing Business Park. The proposed project includes a 13,000-...

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