on proposed levy reduced
BAY VILLAGE The school district's superintendent
and treasurer now say current financial projections show passage
of a 5.75-mill levy in November will allow the schools to continue
its current level of services. Earlier this year, officials contemplated
pushing for a levy closer to 7 mills.
upgrade adds to eyesores
RIVER The recent installation of large metal utility boxes
for Time Warner's Project Lightspeed only adds to aesthetic problems
in one neighborhood. Abandoned homes going through the foreclosure
process are another, residents say.
lanes on Hilliard debated
City leaders are divided on the wisdom of adding bike lanes
to Hilliard Boulevard. Some administration officials and council
believe the dedicated lanes would add to the city's recreational
offerings. But the police chief has concerns about safety.