Posted on: June 22, 2022
A new law in the State of Ohio (house bill 172) takes effect on July 1, 2022, allowing for the use of consumer grade 1.4G fireworks. The new law also allows municipalities to restrict use or completely ban the use of a fireworks within the city limits.
In ...Read on...
Posted on: July 1, 2022
The City of Westlake invites everyone to come celebrate Independence Day with us this weekend!
We have a day filled with family-friendly events planned for all to enjoy, starting with the Annual Independence Day Parade down Hilliard Boulevard in ...Read on...
Posted on: June 29, 2022
Three new patrolmen officially joined the Westlake Police Department on Tuesday, June 28, 2022. Alejandro Giraldo, Giovanni Santiago and Steve Barnie took the oath of office administered by Mayor Dennis M. Clough in the Michael Killeen Council Chambers at...Read on...
Posted on: June 3, 2022
Specialized Construction is beginning the first of two phases for the Dover Center Road resurfacing project. Drivers should reference the planned detours for each phase shown below. Phase 1 will cover from Lorain Road north to Detroit Road. Phase 2 will c...Read on...
Posted on: June 27, 2022
The City of Westlake held a send-off last Friday for the founder of the WPD's School Resource Officer (SRO) Program, SRO Scott Fortkamp, who is retiring after 26 years with the department.
During his career in Westlake, he established Westlake as...Read on...
Posted on: June 8, 2022
Westlake Fire Chief Jim Hughes celebrated his retirement Wednesday at Fire Station #1 surrounded by colleagues, family and friends.
Mayor Dennis M. Clough presented the outgoing chief with a Proclamation noting his 29 years with the City of Westl...Read on...
Posted on: May 11, 2022
Members of the Westlake Police Department and Mayor Dennis M. Clough attended a graduation ceremony for the latest class of students at Dover Intermediate School to complete the school's D.A.R.E. program.
The graduates participated in an essay co...Read on...
Posted on: May 17, 2022
Westlake Mayor Dennis M. Clough delivered his 2022 State of the City address in May in the Westlake Community Services Center's Eileen Humphrey Auditorium.
The event was sponsored by the Westlake-Bay Village Observer and open to all members of th...Read on...
Posted on: April 26, 2022
The City of Westlake welcomed another new member of the City's Fire Department on April 24. Firefighter/Paramedic Ryan Sholtis comes to Westlake with more than seven years of experience in his chosen field.
Sholtis took the oath of office, admini...Read on...
Posted on: April 7, 2022
Student Registration for Westlake Safety Town is open now, using the Westlake Recreation Center's online registration for Westlake residents.
This year, Safety Town is returning to full classes with both students for children entering Kindergarten...
Posted on: April 21, 2022
Seasonal Saturday leaf humus and wood chip pick-up begins April 23, 8:00am-11:30am at the Service Center. Valid receipt required. Materials cannot be purchased at the Service Center, 741 Bassett Rd.
Posted on: March 14, 2022
The Westlake Police Auxiliary Unit is looking for new members! Come join a team of dedicated people who volunteer to help the community and the officers of Westlake in a multitude of ways. They are highly trained and provided all they need to succeed! Con...Read on...
Posted on: March 4, 2022
Rumpke now accepts some plastic beverage cups and aluminum cups in Westlake’s recycling program! "As a recycling leader, Rumpke is constantly working with end users to develop solutions for expanded recycling opportunities," said Jeff Snyder, Ru...Read on...
Posted on: March 7, 2022
The City of Westlake held retirement a ceremony honoring Sgt. John Mauer on Friday, March 4, for his 31 years with the Westlake Police Department.
Sgt. Mauer's service often extended beyond Westlake's borders through his work with the FBI Joint T...Read on...
Posted on: February 16, 2022
The City of Westlake welcomed three new full-time firefighters on Feb. 15 at Westlake City Hall. Mayor Dennis M. Clough administered the oath of office to Jeremy DiBell and Matthew Kritzer and Stipe Miocic during a swearing in ceremony in front ...Read on...
Posted on: December 1, 2020
During severe weather situations, residents are advised to check the city's social media accounts for updates about how local services may be affected and for news of blocked roadways, fallen trees, downed power lines and more. Residents also may receive ...Read on...
Posted on: January 14, 2022
The City of Westlake prides itself on its efforts to frequently recognize the contributions of our local veterans. The City has initiated a new tradition inviting one of these brave individuals to lead the Pledge of Allegiance before each Westlake City Co...Read on...
Posted on: January 4, 2022
The City of Westlake formally welcomed its new and returning City Council representatives who took their oaths of office at an organizational meeting on Monday, Jan. 3, in the Council Chambers at City Hall.
The meeting featured the swearing in of...Read on...
Posted on: January 3, 2022
The January-February 2022 Mayor's Newsletter is now available online. This edition includes information about the newly-crowned Mr. & Mrs. Westlake and retiring City Council members.
Posted on: December 21, 2021
The City of Westlake held a sendoff for its three retiring members of Westlake City Council on Dec. 16 during the last Council Meeting of 2021.
Mayor Dennis M. Clough presented Proclamations to the outgoing representatives as family, friends and ...Read on...
Posted on: December 21, 2021
The City of Westlake promoted two officers to the rank of Sergeant on Dec. 17 at City Hall. Mayor Dennis M. Clough administered the oath of office to Ryan Pischel and Nate Fox during a swearing in ceremony attended by friends, family and colleagues in the...Read on...
Posted on: August 30, 2021
The City of Westlake would like to remind residents that rubbish and recycling carts should be placed at the curb after 6 p.m. the night before your regular collection day and should be removed from the tree lawn no later than 24 hours after collection. T...Read on...
Posted on: June 4, 2021
Most of us are guilty of putting something in our curbside recycling bins that actually belongs in the trash. There are a few things to remember when determining whether something belongs in your recycling bin, in the trash or whether there is an alternat...Read on...
Posted on: January 21, 2021
Rumpke is now accepting plastic tubs as part of its recycling program. Residents need only to rinse the containers, reattach the lids and place them, loose, in your recycling cart.
Below is a list of items Rumpke customers can now recycle:Read on...