Go Green Program
Westlake Watershed Group
Next meeting: Friday, December 15, 2017 at 7:30 A.M.
Westlake City Hall
The City of Westlake is determined to assist our residents and our world by working to improve the quality of life and our environment through keeping our local waterways clean and sustainable. Should you have any questions about what the city can do for you or has already done, please contact us by email or 440-617-4145.
The City’s environmental education and involvement projects are directed by our citizen’s committee, the Westlake Watershed Group. The group is made up of Westlake residents, business people and employees. Please join us to lend a voice and a hand, at our meetings. We hold them at least 4 times a year at City Hall. During the meeting there is a continental breakfast provided. We’d love to have you join us!
More about the Westlake Watershed Group
Important to remember: All storm water flows directly into Lake Erie untreated, so it is our duty as Westlake residents to be conscious of our environment for future generations
2018 Rain and Garden Show
The City of Westlake and the Westlake Watershed Group will be hosting our 7th annual Rain & Garden Show at Market Square in Crocker Park, again this year. As always it was FREE and open to the public, we hope to see you there.
2017 Rain and Garden Show
The City of Westlake and the Westlake Watershed Group hosted a very successful Rain & Garden Show at the new Market Square in Crocker Park, this year. As always it was FREE and open to the public, we hope you had the opportunity to visit us, if not save the date for next years show.
We feel that our goal was met, to help raise awareness on stormwater quality issues and to promote eco-friendly products for a healthier life. Our knowledgeable local vendors were there helping our residents with tips and trick on how to beautify their homes and yards naturally. We had Executive Chef John Ellis from St. John Medical Center whipping up some refreshing and energy boosting smoothies. The benefits to “Going Green” are endless, Go Green for the Westlake, for the World!
Check out some of the articles written about the show!
The Cleveland Plain Dealer
The WeST LIFE
Kid Zone at the Rain and Garden Show
The Kid Zone was back this year! We had BoJangles Entertainment there for amazing face painting and some creative balloon designs! Jungle Bob mesmerized parents and kids alike with his creatures, all while they learned fun facts about what makes each of them unique!
2017 Creative Recycling Competition The Engineering Department and Westlake Watershed Group will be asked students in Grades 7 and 8 to participate in our creative recycling contest. We had some great bird houses made completely out of recycled materials! Congrats to the boys who participated.