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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Update on Akron's 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 annual 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 am...
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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 29, 2018

Mayor Basil to Form Mayor's Senior Citizen Advisory Committee

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Mayor Basil is forming a Mayor’s Senior Citizen Advisory Committee to provide input on needs that seniors might have in our community. He will appoint 7 members, who must be registered Hudson voters. Those interested in participating on the comm...

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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

sherri bevan walsh

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.

Arrive Alive ...

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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

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: 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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