Posted on: October 11, 2016

Get Out Alive: Things You Need to Know BEFORE a Fire Starts

Review these guidelines from Ohio's Division of State Fire Marshall to make sure you have planned well for such an emergency.

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Tuesday, May 2 is Primary Election Day!

Polls are open 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. Please remember to bring an ID. If voting by mail, ballots must be postmarked on, or before, May 1.

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Spring Yard Clean-Up Days Run Mon-Fri, April 24 - May 5

You can rake any remaining leaves to your tree lawn for the Service Dept. to pick up during the 2 weeks of the Spring Yard Clean-Up Days. Brush and yard waste will be collected as usual.

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Partial Bradley Road Closure Begins Monday, April 24

As part of its Waterline Replacement and Roadway Rehabilitation, Bradley Rd. will be closed to through traffic north of Hilliard Blvd. to Detroit Rd. beginning on Monday, April 24 until the fall. Local access only.

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Senior Citizen Appreciation Dinner on Tues., May 2

We appreciate all of our senior citizens! Join the City, Kiwanis and City Schools for this special dinner from 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $5 each before Wed., April 25 at the Board of Education, Porter Public Library, and Community Services Dept.

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Contribute to the Safety of Your Neighborhood through Surveillance Camera Project

Surveillance Map

The Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Office’s Crime Strategies Unit has launched a surveillance camera mapping project to help law enforcement locate home or business cameras near where a crime was committed and make a request to view or get a copy the footage.

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Spring Hydrant Flushing

The Fire Department will conduct the annual flushing and maintenance of our fire hydrants. When we're working in your neighborhood, you may see rust in your water briefly. Quick fix: run your COLD water until the rust disappears.

Posted on: April 11, 2017

Land Exchange between the City and Westlake Schools

“This exchange of property is truly a win for the city and a win for the schools but most importantly it is a win for the entire community of Westlake," said Mayor Dennis M. Clough. "This transaction allows the city to have greater flexibility i...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

Guidelines for Dealing with Deer-related Issues

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Find guidelines on techniques to consider to help reduce damage to gardens, landscape, and trees, vehicle accidents, aggressiveness, and what NOT to do if you see a fawn.

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

Golfing at Meadowood Golf Course

Ready to golf? For current course conditions and rental availability, please call 440.835.6442.

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Leaf Humus & Wood Chips Delivery and Saturday Pick Up Have Started

City of Westlake Leaf Humus and Mulch Delivery Sign With Phone Number of 871-3300

Leaf humus and wood chips can be purchased from the City of Westlake.

Purchase Instructions:

Whether you are a resident wanting delivery or a resident or non-resident who will pick up leaf humus and/or wood chips at the Service Center, ALL purchases must fi...

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Leaf Humus & Wood Chips Information
Posted on: March 3, 2017

Spring/Summer Rec Gazette is Online

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Check out our new Spring/Summer 2017 edition with activities for all ages.

Posted on: April 7, 2016

Updated City of Westlake's GIS


The City of Westlake's geographical information system (GIS) is a multiple layered map of properties, infrastructures, points of interest, political boundaries, public records and much more.

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Register Your Home or Business Surveillance Camera

Surveillance Map

The Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office’s Crime Strategies Unit is creating an inventory of surveillance cameras of homes and businesses throughout Cuyahoga County.

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

2017 Safety Town Registration Begins May 6th


Registration for Westlake Residents will be Saturday, May 6, 2017 (8:00am – 12:00pm) at the Safety Town Pavilion. Registration for Non-Residents will be Saturday, May 6 (10:00am – 12:00pm).  After May 6, 2017, completed Regist...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

First Day For DELIVERY of Leaf Humus & Wood Chips - April 17

Compost Delivery Truck

Delivery hours are Mon. - Fri. 7:30am-12pm & 12pm-3:30pm (we do NOT deliver on weekends or legal holidays).

Residents must first purchase leaf humus and/or wood chips at Westlake City Hall - 27700 Hilliard Blvd. (Mon. - Fri. 8am-5pm). 

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

First Saturday For Leaf Humus & Wood Chip Pick Up - April 22

Saturday pick up of leaf humus & wood chips begins on April 22. Hours are 8:00am-11:30am (closed legal holidays). Reminder: you can NOT purchase leaf humus or wood chips at the Service Center, you must purchase from City Hall (Mon.-Fri. 8am-5pm).

Posted on: February 14, 2017

Spring Yard Clean-Up Days - April 24 - 28 & May 1 - 5

During the Spring Yard Clean-Up Days, April 24 - 28 & May 1-5, you may rake your leaves to the tree lawn and the Service Dept. will pick them up.
Brush and yard waste will be collected as usual.

Spring Yard Clean-Up Days info.
Posted on: April 1, 2017

Memorial Day - May 29

Rumpke & The City of Westlake will be closed on Memorial Day, May 29. There will be a 1 day delay for all routes.

Rubbish & Recycling Info.
Posted on: March 1, 2017

Spring Household Hazardous Waste Round-Up - May 8 - 13

Haz. Waste Drop-Off

Mon. - Fri. May 8-12, 2017 (8AM-6PM) & Sat. May 13, 2017 (7:30AM-Noon), bring your household hazardous waste to the Service Department at 741 Bassett Rd. (Bassett Rd. off of Crocker Rd.). This service is for Westlake residents only. No materials from ...

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List of acceptable items (PDF)
Posted on: April 1, 2017

Shred-It Day - June 10

A shredding truck from Shred-It will be available on June 10 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. for quick and easy destruction and disposal of documents.

The Staff will handle the documents for shredding while you watch. Each household may bring material equivale...

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Posted on: April 1, 2017

Simple Recycling Drop-Off Day - June 10

Simple Recycling will hold a special collection day at City Hall on Sat. June 10, from 9am-Noon. This will be the same day as Shred-It. Residents can drop off their Simple Recycling bags & items to the Simple Recycling truck in the City Hall parking lot.

Simple Recycling Info.

Posted on: April 26, 2017