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Posted on: January 14, 2019

We're Hiring!

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The City of Hudson is accepting applications for the position of Collection & Distribution Operator (licensed) in the Public Works Department. The position includes performing responsible labor, logistical, and operational tasks required to carry out ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 14, 2019

SWAT Team Training Scheduled for January 16

Metro SWAT

The Hudson Police Department will be holding Metro SWAT team training on January 16, 2019, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., at the vacant City-owned buildings scheduled for demolition at the corner of Owen Brown Street and Morse Road. The training will include ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 14, 2019

City Offices Closed Monday

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City offices will be closed Monday, January 21 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Regular office hours will resume on Tuesday, January 22.

City News & Updates
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Help Reduce the Impact of Salt on the Environment

Shoveling Snow

Winter has finally made its appearance in Hudson. If you're reaching for the deicing salt to make your driveway and sidewalks passable, review the tips below so you can help reduce the impact of salt on the environment.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 9, 2019

New Traffic Signals Installed at Seasons Road and SR 8

Seasons Road SR 8 New Signals

The Ohio Department of Transportation completed installing new traffic signals at the Seasons Road and State Route 8 off-ramps this week. The signals currently are on flash-mode, with off-ramp signals flashing red and the Seasons Roads signals flashing ye...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 3, 2019

Join the Hudson Police Department

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The City of Hudson is accepting applications for the position of Police Patrol Officer to join the Hudson Police Department. This is professional police work in a municipal police department that is based on trust, credibility, and competency. For the com...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 27, 2018

Coyote Sightings Early This Season

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With the recent warmer-than-usual weather, coyote sightings in Hudson have started earlier this season. Coyotes have been in Hudson for many years and have rarely cause harm. They are more visible in the spring and fall and appear often around dawn and du...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 14, 2018

Recycle Christmas Trees with Merry Mulch Program

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With Hudson's Merry Mulch Program, residents can set their live Christmas trees by the curb for the City to pick up and process into a natural mulch product. The program runs the week of January 6 through the week of January 20, 2019. To participate, tree...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 21, 2018

Leaf Collection Update 12/21

Leaf Collection

Leaf collection crews are 98% done with their collection routes. Crews are finishing up the last homes on the routes as weather allows. If your leaves were not set out on the Monday of your last scheduled collection week (November 19 or November 26) and y...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 20, 2018

ReWorks Awards Hudson with Recycling Assistance Grant

CRAG Award

Each year, ReWorks designates a portion of its budget to provide a Community Recycling Assistance Grant (CRAG) to municipalities in Summit County. Each of the 31 municipalities in Summit County are eligible to receive funds to support ways to help their r...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 21, 2018

Holiday Office Hours

Winter in Hudson

City offices will be closed Monday, December 24 and Tuesday, December 25 in observance of the Christmas holiday. Offices will also be closed Monday, December 31 and Tuesday, January 1 for New Year's. Regular office hours will resume Wednesday, January 2.

City News & Updates
Posted on: December 21, 2018

Holiday Sanitation Schedule

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The holiday sanitation schedule for the week of Christmas and New Year's is as follows:

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 14, 2018

Leaf Update 12/14/18

Leaf Collection

Leaf collection crews finished the final pass through the Northeast and Southwest Quadrants earlier this week. They are currently working on their final pass in the Northwest and Southeast Quadrants. With better weather in the forecast, crews hope to fini...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 12, 2018

Update on Middleton Rd. Waterline Replacement Project

Middleton Road Line Replacement Project

Akron Water provided an update on its Middleton Road Waterline Replacement Project this week.

The project includes two parts: 

  1. The replacement of the existing water main along Middleton Road
  2. Bolt replacements at joints on the Akron water main on Sta...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 12, 2018

Update on Glass Curbside Recycling in Hudson

Glass

HUDSON, OH (December 12, 2018) - Regarding recent misinformation about glass recycling, here is the latest update about curbside recycling in Hudson. The trash haulers in Hudson have NOT made any changes to their policies regarding glass curbside recyclin...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 12, 2018

Recycling Basics from the Hudson EAC

Recycle Tree

During the holiday season food and gift shopping increases, and inevitably, so does the amount of trash and recycling. The Hudson Environmental Awareness Committee would like to remind residents of some recycling basics to make this season less wasteful.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 11, 2018

Various Closures on SR 8 December 13

road work ahead

Ohio Edison will perform line work along State Route 8 North and South between Seasons Road and SR 303 on Thursday, December 13 between 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. They will utilize a rolling road block to perform the work and plan to have 10 separate stops last...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 10, 2018

Hudson-Landsberg Christkindlmarkt Begins Friday

Christkindlmarkt

The first Hudson-Landsberg Christkindlmarkt is Friday, December 14 through Sunday, December 16! The Hudson-Landsberg Christkindlmarkt is an outdoor market featuring local vendors and vendors from our Sister City in Germany. Stop by for Old World ambiance ...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 7, 2018

Leaf Update 12/7/18

Leaf Collection

Hudson leaf collection crews have completed 99% of the Northeast Quadrant with only three streets remaining: Woodacre, Valerie between Leeway and Woodacre, and the east side of Holyoke. These roads will be completed by noon on Monday since the snow preven...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 7, 2018

HPD Supports Local Charities With No Shave November

No Shave November 2018

No Shave November began as an effort to raise cancer awareness by embracing hair that many cancer patients lose during treatment. This November, the Hudson Police Department (HPD) put down their razors and raised money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Soci...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 7, 2018

N. Main Down to One Lane on Monday

434 N Main

Private construction at 434 N. Main will be boring under the street to tie into utilities, requiring N. Main Street to be reduced to 1 lane with flaggers Monday through Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Expect delays and plan for alternate routes during ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 3, 2018

Leaf Collection Update 12/3

Leaf Collection

Leaf collection is approximately a week and a half to two weeks behind due to our lovely Ohio weather. Leaf crews are currently continuing the final leaf collection in the Northeast and Southwest quadrants. Crews are hoping to finish up the Southwest quad...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 14, 2018

Councilman Weinstein Announces Resignation, Council Seeks Applicants

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Hudson Ward 2 Councilman Casey Weinstein has submitted his resignation from City Council, effective December 31, 2018. Councilman Weinstein has been elected to the Ohio House, making him ineligible to continue serving as the Ward 2 representative.&nbs...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 29, 2018

Ellsworth Meadows Golf Pro Receives Prestigious Award

Greg Andrego Ellsworth Meadows

Greg Andrego, Golf Course Pro at the City’s Ellsworth Meadows Golf Club, recently received the Northern Ohio Section of the Professional Golf Association’s Youth Player Development Award for 2018. 

This PGA Junior Golf Leader A...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 20, 2018

Ring in the Holidays in Hudson!

Santa on the Green

     Starting the day after Thanksgiving, Hudson is ready to celebrate the holidays! Ring in the holidays in Hudson with these upcoming events:

Friday, November 23

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 21, 2018

Fact Check 11-20-18

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At the November 20, 2018 City Council meeting, the City fact checked comments about Hudson's economic development strategy. Watch the video below.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 27, 2018

Leaf Collection Update 11/27/18

Leaf Collection

The Residential Leaf Collection Program is running approximately 3.5 to 4 days behind schedule due to the persistent winter weather. Please be patient as the same crews and trucks that pick up leaves also perform the City's snow and ice control, so when t...

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Posted on: November 20, 2018

Scam Alert

Scam Alert

From the Summit County Sheriff's Office: We are warning everyone - but especially the elderly - of a new twist on an old scam. Criminals are contacting senior citizens and identifying themselves as Sheriff's deputies. They tell the victim that there is a ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 21, 2018

Arrive Alive During Thanksgiving Holiday

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Summit County Prosecutor Sherri Bevan Walsh is relaunching an anti-drunk driving campaign to help keep Summit County roads safe during the Thanksgiving holiday by providing free rides for people who’ve had too much alcohol to drink.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 20, 2018

Come to Hudson for the Holidays and Shop Local!

Fall 2018

Kick off the holiday shopping season with a visit to Hudson on the day after Thanksgiving! More than 90 unique shops and restaurants offer the chance to enjoy holiday shopping at a more relaxed pace. 

Our local shop keepers go the extra mile to ma...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 19, 2018

Hudson Honors Outstanding Businesses

Chamber Awards 2018

Last week, members of the Hudson Chamber of Commerce, the Hudson community, and local business leaders gathered at the 2018 Annual Business Awards Breakfast to congratulate nine outstanding Hudson businesses or individuals who have made a significant impa...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Take the Recycling Pledge

America Recycles Day

     The City of Hudson is committed to recycling, and the Hudson Environmental Awareness Committee is encouraging all Hudson residents to make a pledge to recycle in honor of America Recycles Day November 15. America Recycles D...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 9, 2018

Sponsored Ad Is Misinformed

Accountability Project

     A sponsored ad, paid for by a group called Accountability Project OH and The Accountability Institute, is appearing across Facebook. Their assertions about the Community-Wide Fiber Committee and Council simply aren&rsqu...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 13, 2018

Avoid Placing Leaves in the Roadway

Correct Leaf Placement

     When raking or blowing leaves, please DO NOT pile them in the street. This is causing hazardous road conditions for school buses and motorists. If you use a landscaping company, please notify them that leaves are not permit...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 5, 2018

You're Invited to the Business Awards Breakfast

Awards Breakfast 2017

     The City of Hudson and the Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce invite you to the Annual Business Awards Breakfast on Thursday, November 15, 2018 from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at JOANN Conference Center, 5373 Darrow Road. Outstand...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 9, 2018

New and Improved Howard Hanna is Here

Howard Hanna Grand Reopening

     Thank you Howard Hanna for your commitment to Hudson with your newly remodeled Main Street offices. Howard Hanna held a grand reopening ceremony last week and is ready to help you with your real estate needs! The Hudson off...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 5, 2018

City Offices Closed for Veterans Day

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City offices will be closed Monday, November 12 in observance of Veterans Day. Veterans 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 to thank him...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 24, 2018

Letter from the Council President on Downtown Phase II

Letter from Bill Wooldredge 10-24-2018

Following is a letter from Council President Bill Wooldredge regarding Downtown Phase II.  To view the letter, click here.

October 24, 2018

To all Hudson residents and businesses:

     As Hudson City Council President, I s...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 6, 2018

Job Opening: Substitute School Crossing Guard

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     The City is accepting applications for the position of Substitute School Crossing Guard to fill in as needed for the regular School Crossing Guard. This is specialized work ensuring the safety of school children and other p...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 31, 2018

Hudson Named to the Smart21 Communities for 2019

Jim Stifler and John Jung

     On Thursday, October 25, in Hamilton, Ontario, Hudson was named to the Smart21 Communities of 2019 by the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF). Hudson is one of just four U.S. cities in next year’s Smart21. This is t...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 5, 2018

Community has Magical Time at Merchants Trick-or-Treat

Merchants Trick or Treat 2018

     Thanks to everyone who visited us at the Merchants of Hudson Trick-or-Treat last week! Watch the video to see if you can spot our vote for most original costume towards the end.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 26, 2018

City Statement on the Referendum Petition

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HUDSON, OH (October 26, 2018) – Hudson City Council recently received the report from the Board of Elections (BOE) regarding the citizen petition for Downtown Phase II. Of the 1379 signatures submitted, the BOE certified 850. Today, the Hudson F...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 5, 2018

Club Pilates is Now Open

Club Pilates Ribbon Cutting

     Club Pilates is now open in Hudson at 118 W. Streetsboro Street, Room 25. The club provides a variety of classes featuring low-impact, full body workouts that challenge your mind as well as your body. Try out Club Pilates' ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 22, 2018

Velocity Broadband Celebrates 200th Business Customer

Amaize Gourmet Popcorn

     Velocity Broadband, owned and operated by the City of Hudson since 2015, has connected its 200th high-speed internet customer. Amaize Gourmet Popcorn Shoppe, formerly Crazy but True Popcorn, is now owned by Laura and Jeremi...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 26, 2018

Snow Plow Contractors - Apply for City Permit Online

Snow Removal

     All commercial and residential snow plowing and snow removal companies must have a license to operate within the boundaries of Hudson. The annual fee is $15 for each vehicle that will operate within the City. The applicatio...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 16, 2018

Hudson is Getting Ready for Halloween!

Merchant Trick or Treat

     This weekend, students from Hudson City Schools will transform Downtown Hudson into a Halloween wonderland at the 52nd Annual Halloween Window Paintings - just in time for the Merchants of Hudson Trick-or-Treat and City-wid...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 16, 2018

City Working to Remedy SR 91 Backups

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     The City is aware of increasing traffic backups on SR 91 during certain times, which is being caused by the Ohio Department of Transportation construction project on SR 8. We are evaluating the issue, checking the traffic e...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 16, 2018

It's See Something, Say Something Week

See Something Say Something

     Mayor Basil proclaimed the week of October 15 as "See Something, Say Something Week". See Something, Say Something teaches students how they can make a difference in the safety of their school and the health of th...

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