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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Sweet Kiddles Opens Hudson Location

Sweet Kiddles Ribbon Cutting

     Sweet Kiddles, a flexible childcare center, recently opened a location in Hudson at 725 W. Streetsboro Street, in the same building as Goldfish Swim School. Check out the Sweet Kiddles website or stop by to learn about this...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 24, 2018

New Ga-Ga Ball Pit Open at Veterans Way Park

Ga-Ga Pit

     Hudson’s newest addition to Veterans Way Park is a Ga-Ga Ball pit that was donated, built, and installed by the Hudson Community First Youth Board. Ga-Ga Ball is a variant of dodgeball that is played in a Ga-Ga pi...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 14, 2018

Hudson Ranks in Top 10 Intelligent Communities by Population

Smart21 Hudson

     The Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) released a comprehensive ranking of intelligent communities grouped by population. Hudson ranked 10th among cities with populations under 50,000. Hudson was one of only four U.S. cities...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 13, 2018

SR 8 Reconstruction Project Begins Week of September 17

road work ahead

     The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) will begin its State Route 8 Reconstruction Project the week of September 17. The project is located between Graham Road and State Route 303 and is scheduled to be completed by s...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 17, 2018

Dispose of Old Documents and Electronics September 22

Green on Green

     There are plenty of green activities planned for Green on the Green Saturday, September 22 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., including document shredding and electronics collection! 

e-Waste (9 a.m. - 12 p.m.)

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 10, 2018

Make a Rain Barrel at Green on the Green Sept. 22

rain barrel

     Did you know rain barrels not only conserve water, but also help filter out pollutants and prevent erosion and flooding? The use of a rain barrel can also generate savings on water and sewer bills and may result in credits ...

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Green on the Green City News & Updates
Posted on: September 10, 2018

Enter to Win a Hand-Painted Rain Barrel on Sept. 22

Rain Barrel Raffle 2018

     A colorful rain barrel painted by local artists from Hudson High School will be raffled off at Green on the Green Saturday, September 22 at noon. Raffle tickets are $1 and are available for advance purchase at the Public Wo...

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Green on the Green City News & Updates
Posted on: August 31, 2018

Area L Smoke Testing Begins September 4

Smoke Test Area L

     The Environmental Design Group and C&K Industrial Inc., on behalf of the Summit County Department of Sanitary Sewer Service (DOSSS), will be conducting a smoke testing investigation of the sanitary sewer during the next...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 4, 2018

Norton Road Milling Begins Today/Tomorrow

Norton Road Stow Resurfacing

     UPDATE 9/4 4:51 PM: The City of Stow has postponed the milling and resurfacing of Norton Road between Hudson Drive and the Hike and Bike Trail until further notice.

     The City of Stow is expecte...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 30, 2018

Road Construction Updates 8/30/18

road work ahead

Norton Road Lane Closure Through August 31

     The City is working on a storm project in front of 1837 and 1849 Norton Road. One lane will be closed in this area from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily through Friday, August 31. Traffic wil...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 24, 2018

Police Update -- Burglary Prevention

Burglar-Breaking-In-Mask

     With two burglaries in the past few weeks and much misinformation about these and other incidents on social media, here are the facts and tips to help you stay safe. Today, there was a forced entry through a back door of a ...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

EAC to Hold Green on the Green September 22

Green on Green

     The Hudson Environmental Awareness Committee (EAC) is pleased to announce the 2018 Green on the Green Environmental Expo will be held on Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the Gazebo Green in front ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 15, 2018

Hudson Appoints Perry A. Tabak as Police Chief

TABAK, Perry

HUDSON, OH (August 14, 2018) – City Manager Jane Howington has named Perry A. Tabak as Chief of the Hudson Police Department. Chief Tabak, a 24-year veteran with the Cuyahoga Falls Police Department, most recently served as Captain/Special Operations Comm...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 20, 2018

Akron Zoo Community Days Tickets Now Available

akron zoo

     In appreciation of the support of Summit County communities, the Akron Zoo is offering Hudson residents free one-day tickets to Summit County Community Days at the Zoo Tuesday, September 4 through Sunday, September 9. Akron...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 31, 2018

Sanitation Schedule Delayed Week of September 3

Trash Carts Cropped

     The sanitation schedule will be delayed the week of September 3 due to the Labor Day holiday.

  • Monday, September 3 - Holiday - No Pickup
  • Tuesday, September 4 - Southeast Quadrant
  • Wednesday, September 5 - Southwest Quadrant
  • Thurs...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 20, 2018

College Street to Reopen on August 27

College Street

     Western Reserve Academy is finishing up construction and renovations on campus. As a result, College Street will reopen on Monday, August 27.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 20, 2018

Artists Showcase Work at 38th Art on the Green

Art on the Green Path

     More than 150 artists will showcase their original work at the 38th Art on the Green on Saturday, August 25 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, August 27 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Stop by to browse the jewelry, paintings, wood ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Officer Jason Tentler Joins HPD

Swearing In - Jason Tentler 8-15-2018

On Wednesday, August 15, 2018, Hudson City's Solicitor Matt Vazzana swore in Jason E. Tentler as a Police Officer with the Hudson Police Department. Officer Tentler has been a deputy sheriff in Portage County since 2012. He graduated from Jackson High Sch...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 14, 2018

Council Accepting Applications for Boards and Commissions

Hudson Logo

     Hudson relies on volunteer boards and commissions as part of its government process. City Council is accepting applications for openings on the Architectural and Historic Board of Review and the Environmental Awareness Comm...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 14, 2018

Hudson EMS Aids Cardiac-Arrest Victim on I-271

Eric Pohl - Diana McMurtrey

     At approximately 1 p.m. on Saturday, August 11, a 52-year-old woman went into cardiac arrest while driving south on I-271 in the contraflow lane. Her vehicle came to a stop near the Rockside Road exit, causing a traffic bac...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 10, 2018

Upper Parking Deck to Close August 13

deck closure

     Preventative maintenance work on the upper parking deck will begin on Monday, August 13, starting with the western side (as seen in blue below). It will be closed for three good weather days to complete the scheduled work. ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 9, 2018

Job Opening: Senior Properties Maintenance Technician

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     The City of Hudson is seeking applicants for the position of Senior Properties Maintenance Technician in the Public Works Department. This position assists with general labor duties in public buildings or facilities and per...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 7, 2018

Deer Season Begins Sept. 29; Changes to Hines Hill Hunting

Deer

     Ohio's bow-hunting deer season begins September 29, 2018 and will run through February 3, 2019. Controlled deer hunting with bow and arrow or crossbow are the only types of hunting permitted in Hudson. Bow hunting is permit...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 2, 2018

Help us Pack the Pond August 6

Pack the Pond

     Join Friends of Hudson Parks and Crooked River Adventures for the annual Pack the Pond celebration on Monday, August 6 from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. at Hudson Springs Park (rain date: August 9). All are invited to this fam...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 1, 2018

Free Car Seat Inspections August 11

Car Seat

     The Hudson Fire Department, Akron Children's Hospital, Safe Kids Summit County, and the Twinsburg Police Department are hosting a free car seat inspection event on Saturday, August 11 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at Hudson Montess...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 31, 2018

**CANCELLED**Ravenna Street Closure August 6-10

Ravenna Street Closure

     **UPDATE 8/2/18: This closure has been cancelled and will be rescheduled.** Ravenna Street will be closed at 2991 Ravenna Street from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily beginning Monday, August 6 through Friday, August 10, weather perm...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 31, 2018

Join the Hudson EMS Team!

ambulance

     The City of Hudson is seeking part-time Paramedics to join the Hudson EMS team. Paramedics work in conjunction with volunteer personnel in providing comprehensive advanced life support emergency medical services. 

&...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 17, 2018

Hudson Named Best Town to Raise a Family

Photo by Tori Tedesco

     Hudson has been named the Best Town to Raise a Family as part of the 2018 Northeast Ohio Parent Choice Awards! Hudson received the same honor in 2016, and is proud to provide a safe, innovative, and vibrant home where famil...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 30, 2018

Road Work July 31 & August 1

road work ahead

     Beginning at 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. the evenings of Tuesday, July 31 and Wednesday, August 1, Windstream will be installing equipment via manholes located on S. Main Street, the intersection of SR 303 and SR 91, and on E. Streets...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 26, 2018

New Recycling Rules for Summit County

Green Chalkboard Earth Day Poster

     Did you hear the news? There are new rules for recycling in Summit County. Here are four tips to help you decide what should be recycled.

  1. Do not place your recyclables in plastic bags of any kind. Simply place your recyclabl...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 23, 2018

Hudson Elementary Property Update

Hudson Elementary

     The City has been in discussions with the Hudson Schools and an anonymous donor to ensure the former Hudson Elementary School property on N. Oviatt Street and Division Street remains as open space. Hudson Schools intends to...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 13, 2018

Filming of DOSSS Sanitary Sewer System Begins 7/23

CCTV Locations

     Summit County DOSSS' engineer, Environmental Design Group will be performing filming the sanitary sewer system beginning Monday, July 23. The work is scheduled to last a few days. See the map below for televising locations....

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 6, 2018

Shop Local. Eat Local. Shop Hudson!

Shop Local

     Hudson's merchants and restaurants have so much to offer! Mayor Basil encourages residents to shop and eat local and support Hudson businesses as you enjoy your summer in Hudson. Visit the Shopping and Dining page ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 6, 2018

Recycling Containers are Back in the Hudson Parks

Recycling Parks

     As part of the City's commitment to recycling and reducing trash, the recycling containers have been improved and are back at Barlow Farm Park, Cascade Park, Colony Park, Hudson Springs Park, and Veterans Way Park! &nbs...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 6, 2018

SR 303 Closure in Streetsboro Begins July 9

SR 303 Closure Streetsboro

     Beginning July 9, as part of a $2.4 million ODOT project, SR 303 will be closed to through traffic from the railroad tracks to Jefferson Road in Streetsboro due to a culvert replacement. The construction is expected to last...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 2, 2018

Keep Hudson Beautiful Wins 2017 President's Circle Award

KAB President Gold Circle Award

     Keep America Beautiful recently presented Keep Hudson Beautiful with the 2017 President's Circle Award for its work to help create a clean and beautiful community. To be considered for the award, the organization had to dem...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 3, 2018

Sanitation Schedule Week of July 2

Trash Carts Cropped

     The sanitation schedule is delayed the week of July 2 due to the Independence Day holiday. The schedule will be as follows:

  • Monday, July 2 - Southeast Quadrant 
  • Tuesday, July 3 - Southwest Quadrant
  • Wednesday, July 4 -...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 3, 2018

City Offices Closed July 4

Happy-Fourth-of-July

City offices will be closed on Wednesday, July 4 in observance of the Independence Day holiday. Regular office hours will resume Thursday, July 5. Happy Independence Day!

City News & Updates
Posted on: July 2, 2018

Summit County Introduces Arrive Alive Program for 4th of July

sherri bevan walsh

     Summit County Prosecutor Sherri Bevan Walsh announced a new anti-drunk driving campaign to help keep Summit County roads safe by providing free rides for the July 4th holiday for people who’ve had too much alcohol...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 28, 2018

Recycling Questions? Ask ReWorks July 2

ReWorks Logo 2

     Mila Susnjar, ReWorks Education and Promotion Specialist, will be at the Environmental Awareness Committee meeting on Monday, July 2 at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall to answer your recycling questions. ReWorks provides solutions a...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 8, 2018

Council Postpones Vote on Community-Wide Internet

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     Hudson is exploring the viability of a City-owned and operated community-wide fiber-optic internet network that would provide all Hudson residents with access to affordable high-speed internet. Hudson City Council had discu...

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Posted on: October 30, 2017

Hudson Selected as a Smart21 Community of 2018 by ICF

Hudson Smart21

     Hudson has been selected as a Smart21 Community of 2018 by the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) at its 4th Annual Next Gen Tech Conference in New York City, produced by Silicon Harlem.

     Hudson...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 19, 2018

Save the Date for Green on the Green September 22

Hudson Public Power at Green on Green

     The Hudson Environmental Awareness Committee (EAC) is pleased to announce the 2018 “Green on the Green” environmental expo will be held on Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the Gazebo Green in fron...

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