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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Hudson Explores Community-Wide Fiber-Optic Internet

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The City of Hudson is exploring the viability of a City-owned and operated community-wide fiber-optic internet network that would provide all Hudson residents with access to affordable high-speed internet. As part of this effort, a Phase I Analysis was co...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Parking Deck Maintenance

downtown parking deck repair area

Beginning on Tuesday, the City of Hudson will have a contractor performing maintenance on the parking terrace. The maintenance requires the staircase along the eastern side of the terrace to be closed. The closure will last four to five days depending on ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 16, 2018

Hudson Middle School Student Organizes Clean-Up

Great Hudson Clean UP

     On Sunday, May 6, Hudson Middle School student James Fliss organized a Keep Hudson Beautiful Clean-up to beautify the area on Stow Road between Barlow Road and Ravenna Street. The project was for his “Literacy in ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 15, 2018

Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My!

Bear

     It’s that time of year, when black bears annually travel through Hudson.  A bear was spotted on a security camera on Steepleview Dr. on May 13. The bear is tagged, and according to the Ohio Department of Natural Re...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 16, 2018

Join Us for the Annual Memorial Day Parade May 28

HPD Color Guard Memorial Day 2016

Memorial Day ParadeMonday, May 28, 201810 AM - 11:30 AMSteps off from Milford Road at 10 AM and will conclude with a service at Markillie Cemetery.     The public is encouraged to attend the parade and service to pay tribute to ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 15, 2018

City Offices Closed for Memorial Day

Memorial Day

     City offices will be closed Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day. Normal office hours will resume Tuesday, May 29. Take a moment to remember those who gave their lives to protect our great country. Thank you to all ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 15, 2018

Sanitation Schedule Delayed Week of May 28

Trash Carts Cropped

     The sanitation schedule will be delayed one day during the week of May 28 due to the Memorial Day Holiday. The holiday pickup schedule is:

  • Monday, May 28: No Pickup
  • Tuesday, May 29: Southeast Quadrant
  • Wednesday, May 30: Southw...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 11, 2018

ODOT to Hold Public Meeting for SR 8 Project

ODOT

     On May 23, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) will hold a public information session on the SR 8 major rehabilitation project. The session will be held from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the SYB party center,...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 9, 2018

Visit Hudson EMS on May 19!

EMS Open House

     Find out how our Hudson EMS is "Called to Care" for our community at the EMS Open House on Saturday, May 19 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Safety Center, 40 South Oviatt Street. Children can enjoy playing in the bo...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 8, 2018

Hudson Police Remind Motorists to Slow Down

Police Speed Monitoring

     With warmer weather here, school will be over soon and more pedestrians and bicyclists will be out enjoying the summer. The Hudson Police Department (HPD) is reminding motorists to slow down, especially in residential neigh...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 10, 2018

Celebrate Mom and More During Events This Weekend

Special Event

     There are many opportunities to celebrate mom and grab her a gift in Hudson this weekend, as well as a new special event that focuses on making changes to better the environment. See what's coming up!

Boy Scout Troop 321 Flo...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 7, 2018

Walk/Bike to School on May 10

Walk Bike to School Day 2016

     Hudson City Schools will be participating in Walk/Bike to School Day on Thursday, May 10. The Schools encourage students who live 1 to 2 miles from school and have a safe path to participate. Biking to work or school promot...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 7, 2018

We're Hiring!

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    The City of Hudson is seeking applicants for the following positions (Please visit the Human Resources page for job descriptions, applications, and other details):

Lineworker III 

     The Lineworker...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 30, 2018

Volunteer to Beautify Hudson Cemeteries May 19

Cemetery Beautification

     You're invited to help make the Hudson cemeteries beautiful for Memorial Day. Keep Hudson Beautiful will be planting flowers at Markillie-St.Mary Cemetery on Saturday, May 19 from 9-11 AM in honor of those who gave the ulti...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 30, 2017

Hudson Selected as a Smart21 Community of 2018 by ICF

Hudson Smart21

     Hudson has been selected as a Smart21 Community of 2018 by the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) at its 4th Annual Next Gen Tech Conference in New York City, produced by Silicon Harlem.

     Hudson...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 2, 2018

Lemonade Days Begin May 5

Lemonade Day

     During the month of May, students from Seton Catholic, Hudson Montessori, and Hudson City Schools will set up lemonade stands throughout the City, as Mayor Basil declared May to be Lemonade Day Month.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 25, 2018

Learn More About Issue 8

Fire EMS Issue 8

     Volunteerism nationwide is at an all time low, which has impacted Hudson's EMS predominantly volunteer service. The decrease in volunteers has created a need for more compensated paramedics and EMTs which has escalated EMS ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 30, 2018

Primary Election is May 8

Ohio Vote

     The Primary Election is coming up next week on Tuesday, May 8. Polls are open between 6:30 AM and 7:30 PM. Be prepared and find your polling location, early voting hours, view your ballot, and more on the Summit County Boar...

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Hudson Voting Information Page City News & Updates
Posted on: April 30, 2018

Annual Asphalt Program Begins 5/2

Division Street paving May 2015

     The Annual Asphalt Resurfacing Program is scheduled to begin on May 2, 2018, weather permitting. The program is a yearly project that aims to improve roadways throughout the City. The contractor, Ronyak Paving, will begin w...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 24, 2018

Where to Place Election Signs in Hudson

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     With the May 8 election only weeks away, the City has received questions about where and when to place election signs in the City.

     Election signs are permitted throughout the City when placed ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 25, 2018

American Fireworks Demo April 28

Fireworks

American Fireworks will hold its private Demo Night on April 28 at dusk. A large number of traditional fireworks will be demonstrated. This event is not open to the public, but the fireworks will be visible from many areas of Hudson.

City News & Updates
Posted on: April 25, 2018

Ward 3 Open Forum is April 30

Ward Open Forum

Councilman Alex Kelemen is holding a Ward 3 Open Forum on Monday, April 30 from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. at Barlow Community Center. Stop by to find out about what's going on in Hudson.

City News & Updates
Posted on: April 24, 2018

Drop Off Unused Prescriptions April 28

medication drop box

     Did you know the majority of prescription drug abusers report that they obtain their drugs from friends and family, including from the home medicine cabinet? Help fight against the misuse of prescription drugs by dropping o...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 20, 2018

Construction Update: Salt Storage/Bus Garage Facilities

Bus Garage

     The Hudson Salt Storage and Bus Maintenance Garage Facility will be starting construction within the next month. The City has contracted with Cavanaugh Building out of Copley, Ohio to complete the project.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 19, 2018

DOSSS to Replace Pump Station at Colony Park

DOSSS Project

     With the recent rain, the Summit County Department of Sanitary Sewer Services has been in the Colony Park/Stoney Hill area working on handling the flows during the wet weather. The County is designing a new pump station at ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 11, 2018

Market Research for Community-Wide Fiber Begins Apr. 12

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     The City of Hudson has authorized a market research effort regarding community and citizen needs for a robust community-wide fiber-optic network for internet services. The market research will include a random telephone sur...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 11, 2018

Parking Study Examines Current and Future Needs

Get the Facts Volume 4

     In preparation for Downtown Phase II, the City of Hudson hired Walker Parking Consultants to perform a downtown parking study to determine parking needs for the Phase II project, as well as current parking conditions on Nor...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 16, 2018

Akron Hydrant Water Flushing Begins April 23

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     The City of Akron, Water Distribution Division, will be conducting a water main flushing program within its service areas. Beginning on approximately Monday, April 23, the hydrant flushing crews will begin flushing...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 16, 2018

Council Accepting Applications for Boards and Commissions

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     Hudson relies on volunteer boards and commissions as part of its government process. City Council is accepting applications for openings on the Architectural and Historic Board of Review and Tree Commission through Friday, ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 10, 2018

SR 303 Under Construction for 180 Days in Streetsboro

ODOT SR 303 Closure

     As part of a $2.4 million ODOT project, SR 303 will be under construction for 180 days in Streetsboro beginning Monday, April 16. SR 303 will be completely closed at the bypass and the bowl for a period of approximately two...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 9, 2018

We Are Dispatch

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     Not just anyone can do the job of a dispatcher. During National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, we recognize our true first responders, the voices of calm on the other end of the line, the unsung heroes. Thank you, Hu...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 9, 2018

Eat, Drink, and Do Good During Hudson Restaurant Week

Hudson Restaurant Week

     Hudson Restaurant Week, brought to you by the Leadership Hudson Class of 2017, is April 9-13. During this time, a portion of participating restaurant sales will be donated to the Hudson Food Pantry, giving you a chance to h...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 2, 2018

Learn How to Use a Fire Extinguisher with HFD

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     You know you're supposed to have a fire extinguisher at home, but have you ever used one? If you haven't, you're not alone. Hudson Fire Department (HFD) can help you prepare for a fire with fire extinguisher training.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 2, 2018

Upcoming Public Hearings

Notice of Public Hearing (3)

     The Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Monday, April 9 at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall. 

     The Board of Zoning and Building Appeals will hold four public hearings on Thursday, ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 30, 2018

Spring Hydrant Flushing is April 9 - 20

Hydrant Flushing

     The City will conduct spring fire hydrant flushing throughout Hudson from April 9 - 20. 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: March 28, 2018

Tornado Siren Testing Scheduled for April 7

Tornado Siren

     The City of Hudson Fire Department will conduct long and short tornado siren tests on Saturday, April 7, 2018 between 12:00 p.m. and 12:15 p.m. These tests help ensure that our emergency alert system is operational before a...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 27, 2018

We're Hiring!

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     The City is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant City Engineer.

     This is a full-time position that performs highly responsible, professional engineering work involved with transport...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Kidde Recalls Dual-Sensor Smoke Alarms

Kidde Smoke Alarm

     The Hudson Fire Department is urging homeowners to check their smoke alarms to determine if those alarms have been recalled. Kidde has recalled dual-sensor smoke alarms due to risk of failure to alert consumers to a fire. K...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 19, 2018

City Launches HudsonInnovates.com

Hudson Innovates Website Photo

     On March 19, 2018, Hudson will officially launch HudsonInnovates.com, a new economic development website that showcases why Hudson is THE place to do business in Northeast Ohio. During a soft-launch, the new site, created b...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 19, 2018

Save the Date for Green on the Green September 22

Hudson Public Power at Green on Green

     The Hudson Environmental Awareness Committee (EAC) is pleased to announce the 2018 “Green on the Green” environmental expo will be held on Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 18, 2018

EAC Donates Rain Barrel to Case-Barlow Farm

Case Barlow Rain Barrel Presentation 3-2018

     On Saturday, March 10, 2018, the Hudson Environmental Awareness Committee (EAC) donated a rain barrel to Case-Barlow Farm. The rain barrel was decorated by students from Hudson Montessori School and given a protected coatin...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 13, 2018

Hudson Named 4th Safest City in Ohio

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     The City of Hudson has been named one of the top five safest cities in Ohio by the National Council for Home Safety and Security, moving up from the eighth safest to the fourth safest city in the state!

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 18, 2018

It's Severe Weather Awareness Week - Are You Prepared?

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     Do you have a plan in place for when severe weather hits? Knowing what to do before, during, and after an emergency can make all the difference when seconds count. Severe Weather Awareness Week is March 18-24, and is the pe...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 7, 2018

Sunshine Week: It's Your Right to Know

Sunshine week

     Throughout the year, the City of Hudson works diligently to provide public access to government records and information and to ensure that all meetings of deliberative bodies under its jurisdiction, and their committees, ar...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 7, 2018

SMCRT Receives Equipment for Crash Investigations

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     Have you ever wondered how a crash investigation is conducted? The Hudson Police Department is a member of the Summit Metro Crash Response Team, a team that is on call at all times to investigate and recreate serious injury...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 1, 2018

Spring Cleanup at Hudson Cemeteries

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     Spring cleanup at the Hudson Cemeteries is almost upon us. In an effort to get the cemetery grounds back in shape after the winter months, cemetery staff request that all grave blankets, wreaths, and any other valuable item...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Public Hearing at March 6 Council Meeting

Notice of Public Hearing (3)

     City Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, March 6 at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall. The hearing is to consider approving an application for placement of 37 acres of land in an agricultural district.

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