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Posted on: October 31, 2019

Accelerated Road Program to Appear in Final Budget

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HUDSON, OH (October 30, 2019) – Over the past few months, Council has been discussing ways to fund an accelerated road program that would improve the overall rating and drivability of our roads. At the October 29 meeting, Council directed staff to put a 1...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: October 31, 2019

Barlow Ball Fields to Undergo Safety Repairs

Ball Field Drainage Issue

HUDSON, OH (October 31, 2019) – Council has authorized safety-related repairs of the four baseball fields at Barlow Farm Park due to years of excessive wear and failing infrastructure. These issues are now creating unsafe conditions and poor playability. ...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: October 8, 2019

City Hall Cost Comparison

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HUDSON, OH (October 7, 2019) – To correct misinformation out in the public, there were no cost “overruns” for the purchase and renovation of the former PASCO building for use as a City Hall. The renovations came in within the budget, with more than 5% of ...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: October 3, 2019

STOP! It's the Law.

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HUDSON, OH (October 2, 2019) – School bus red lights flashing. Stop sign extended. The law is very clear. Vehicles MUST stop for a school bus. After more than 100 reported violations each school year, cameras were installed on the school buses to catch vi...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: September 26, 2019

Council to Discuss City Hall Community Rooms October 8

Pasco Entrance

HUDSON, OH (September 25, 2019) – The purchase of the former PASCO building on Terex Road for a new City Hall provides a building with nearly double the size of a new building, at less than half the cost (including renovations). It not only will allow the...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: September 20, 2019

Long-Term Construction Projects Moving Forward

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Many of the City’s road construction and trail projects span the course of several years from concept and design to bidding and construction. Here’s an update of several key projects that are moving forward this year and in 2020.

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: September 5, 2019

Council Passes Motion Approving Phase A of Downtown Phase II

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HUDSON, OH (September 4, 2019) – At the September 3 Council meeting, City Council voted 5-2 on a motion approving Phase A of Downtown Phase II. Phase A is the residential portion of the project that will be built first, followed by the commercial/office p...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: August 29, 2019

Planning Commission Approves Downtown Phase II Plans, Council Discusses

Council Update

HUDSON, OH (August 28, 2019) – At Monday’s meeting, Planning Commission unanimously approved the final plan for Phase A of Downtown Phase II. Phase A only focuses on the residential units north of Owen Brown excluding Block C. These units will be construc...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Hines Hill /Valley View Will Become a Four-Way Stop Starting 8/26

Valley View Hines Hill Intersection

HUDSON, OH (August 21, 2019) – At last night’s Council Meeting, Hudson City Council passed an Ordinance making the E. Hines Hill / Valley View intersection a four-way stop. It currently is a two-way stop. The additional signs will be added on Monday morni...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: July 25, 2019

City Council Discusses Adding More Money for Roads in 5-Year Plan

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HUDSON, OH (July 25, 2019) – At Tuesday's Workshop, City Council began discussions on the 5-Year Plan and budget, including investing in Hudson’s future by authorizing $5 million to accelerate Hudson’s road program, allowing ...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: July 23, 2019

City Hall Renovations Include Community Rooms for Residents

Meeting Rooms

HUDSON, OH (July 23, 2019) – One of Council’s strategic goals has been to build or purchase a facility to house all City administration functions in one location and eliminate current leased space. The cost to build a new 14,000 sq. ft. facility (smaller ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Downtown Phase II Developer Discussion - June 18, 2019

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At last night’s City Council Meeting, Council met with Downtown Phase II developer Joel Testa to discuss input received from citizens during the three recent public work sessions. Council asked for the developer’s input regarding the f...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: June 19, 2019

Skateboard Park Discussion - June 18, 2019

Hudson Skatepark Drawing Updated 6-2019

At last night’s City Council meeting, legislation requesting an additional $75,000 to enlarge the footprint of the previously authorized skateboard park renovation was on the agenda for a first reading. Hudson Park Board Chairman Keith Smith spo...

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