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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 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 th...

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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’t true. We don’t kno...
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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 9, 2018

Downtown Phase II Listening Sessions Coming Up

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     What do you like about Downtown Phase II?  What are your concerns? Hudson City Council is holding two listening sessions to hear from citizens about the Phase II project. Council wants input from as many people as ...

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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 1, 2018

Apply to be a Public Safety Dispatcher in Hudson

Police Dispatch

     The City is seeking applications for the position of Part-Time Public Safety Dispatcher to perform specialized communications work in the operation of a communication center, which serves Police, Fire, EMS, and other City d...

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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

Walking to school

     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 3, 2018

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is October 27

Lt Kevin May - Sgt Chris Roch Hudson Police Department Drug Take Back

     As part of National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, October 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Lt. Kevin May and Sgt. Chris Roch of the Hudson Police Department will be at ACME Fresh Market, 116 W. Streetsboro Street,...

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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 15, 2018

HFD Not Associated with Solicitation Calls

Hudson Fire Department

     The Hudson Fire Department has received calls about a phone solicitation from the Volunteer Fire Alliance. On the phone they represented themselves as supporting the Hudson Fire Department and that the donations would go di...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 2, 2018

Campaign Signs Should be Placed on Private Property

Yard Sign

     With the general election only weeks away, campaign signs are popping up throughout the City. Hudson welcomes campaign signs, but they must be placed on private property (with the permission of the property owner) and not i...

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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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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 1, 2018

Fall Hydrant Flushing is October 8-19

Hydrant Flushing

     The City will conduct fall fire hydrant flushing throughout Hudson from October 8 - 19. Fire hydrants are flushed twice a year to clear the lines of accumulation. Residents may notice discolored water for a short time durin...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 5, 2018

Salt Storage Facility and Bus Garage Project Update

10-3-18 Salt Dome (2)

     Construction is well underway at the Salt Storage Facility and Bus Garage site. The crews are working so quickly that the Salt Storage Facility roof trusses are almost completely in place and the site is looking different d...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 26, 2018

Get Fired Up! Become a Volunteer Firefighter

Firefighter

     Do you have the passion and dedication to do something amazing for the community? Do you have what it takes to be a volunteer firefighter? Fire Chief Jerry Varnes recently announced the Hudson Fire Department will be accept...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 3, 2018

Join HFD for Fire Safety Open House October 14

2016 Fire Open House

     The Hudson Fire Department will conclude National Fire Prevention Week with its annual Fire Safety Open House Sunday, October 14, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Hudson Safety Center on S. Oviatt Street. Bring the entire famil...

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City News & Updates
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 Gaga Ball Pit Open at Veterans Way Park

Ga-Ga Pit

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

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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

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     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

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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

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     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: 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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