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Posted on: February 19, 2024

Start Planning Now For the Solar Eclipse

Solar Eclipse Color Photo

On April 8, 2024, a total solar eclipse will occur at approximately 3 p.m. and last for several minutes.  During this time, the skies will turn dark as the moon passes completely in front of the sun.  Summit County is located within the ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 16, 2024

Now Hiring: Public Works Superintendent

City of Hudson Now Hiring

Public Works Superintendent

Do you have experience in construction management, electrical or civil engineering, minimum of 5 years' experience in the water treatment industry, and a supervisory management background? Consider this leadership career opportu...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 16, 2024

Council Accepting Applications for HCTV Advisory Committee

Applications for HCTV Advisory Committee

Hudson relies on volunteer boards and commissions as part of its government process. Hudson City Council is accepting applications for an opening on the HCTV Advisory Committee. This committee advises Council and staff on issues related to access to cable...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 7, 2024

It's Coyote Mating Season - Here's What You Need to Know

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We are currently in the height of the coyote mating season when coyotes become more active. Learn how to discourage coyotes from your property and what to do if you see one in your backyard. Coyotes have been in Hudson for many years and have rarely cause...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 6, 2024

Third Annual Holiday Lights Recycling Drive is a Roaring Success

Residents and City staff recycled 1,800 pounds of holiday lights this January.

The Holiday Lights Recycling Drive was a roaring success for the third year in a row! Residents and City staff contributed 1,800 pounds of unwanted lights, a 29% increase over last year. Proceeds from the recycled material will be donated to the Cleveland...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 6, 2024

Water Main Break at Stow Road

Water Main Break

The City is repairing a water main break at Stow Road. Stow Road is closed between Middleton Road and Chamberlin. Stow Northbound detour will be right on to Middleton to left on to Middleton Extend, to Ravenna Road then left on Old Mill Road. Stow Southbo...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 1, 2024 | Last Modified on: July 26, 2022

Working from Home? Ensure Local Incomes Taxes are Being Withheld Correctly.

As of 2022, residents who live or work in Hudson must pay city income taxes.

The COVID-19 pandemic changed the location of work for many residents and employees in Hudson. Ohio law requires that income tax be deducted from employee wages in the City which they are are working, not where their employer headquarters is located.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 1, 2024

Simply Swank Salon & Spa Chooses Velocity Broadband

Simply Swank Salon and Spa is a full-service Aveda salon & spa in Hudson.

"The transition to Velocity was seamless and simple.  Even more impressive was the comfort and ease of dealing with Velocity’s locally based customer service team," said Simply Swank Salon & Spa owner Mary Swank. "Mau...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 5, 2024

City Moves Forward On New Ellsworth Meadows Clubhouse

Ellsworth Meadows Golf Club to undergo construction in May 2024.

The City plans to replace a nearly 52-year-old clubhouse at Ellsworth Meadows Golf Club. The costs will be self-funded through golf course revenues. Council will be considering a request for approval to bid out the project on February 20, 2024.  ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 5, 2024

City Manager February 2024 Update

City Manager Sheridan highlights the upcoming projects and initiatives happening in Hudson.

Fasten your seatbelts for an exciting journey into 2024, where several innovative projects and initiatives await, designed to elevate Hudson's standing as one of Northeast Ohio's premier cities.

I cordially invite you to join me for the a...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 31, 2024

Stow Road Quiet Zone Delineator Installation for February 1

Road Work news Flash

City crews will be working on the quiet zone at Stow Road tomorrow beginning at 8:30 a.m. Work is for the installation of new delineators at the railroad crossing. At the railroad tracks, Stow Road will be down to one lane with flaggers routing traffic.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 31, 2024

ODOT Reopens Ramp from SR 8 Northbound to I-271 Northbound

Road Open

The Ohio Department of Transportation is reopening the ramp from SR 8 northbound to I-271 northbound this afternoon. One lane will remain closed while additional inspections are being performed. Read more...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 30, 2024

ODOT Reopens Ramp from I-271 south to southbound SR 8 reopening Tuesday

Road Open

The ramp from I-271 south to southbound SR 8 around the area of the fiery truck is reopening this afternoon. The ramp was deemed safe to reopen after additional inspections found no structural damage. Traffic congestion for northbound SR 91 is still occur...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 30, 2024

1,056 Trees Recycled for Merry Mulch Program

City of Hudson residents recycled 1,056 Christmas trees during the Merry Mulch Program from January 2 to 29, 2024. After pickup, the trees are processed into a natural mulch product. Thank you to all who participated. We will see you next year!

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 30, 2024

Owen Brown Street Closed January 31 for Railroad Bridge Repair Work

Road Closure

Starting tomorrow, beginning at 7 a.m., Owen Brown Street to be closed for overhead railroad bridge repair work by Norfolk Southern Railway. Plan alternate route.

City News & Updates
Posted on: January 29, 2024

SR 8 Road Closures - Traffic Congestion Update

Due to the SR 8 truck fire on Saturday, motorists should plan alternate routes if using SR 91.

Due to the temporary closure of SR 8 at the I-271 overpass due to the truck fire in Macedonia, drivers have begun to use SR 91 through Hudson as an alternate North/South corridor, which is creating traffic congestion.  We are monitoring the situa...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 30, 2024

Rail Commission Approves Funding for City of Hudson for Ohio Grade Crossing Elimination Program

The ORC assists Ohio communities, companies, and railroads in creating and retaining jobs.

On January 18, 2024, the Ohio Rail Development Commission approved funding from the Ohio Grade Crossing Elimination Program for the City of Hudson’s proposed grade separation project at Hines Hill Road. With money provided in the most recent sta...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 26, 2024

Water Main Break at 90 Aurora Street

Water Main Break

The City is repairing a water main break at 90 Aurora Street this evening. City crews hope to have this repair completed within the next couple of hours, with one lane closed to make the repairs. To help maintain the flow of traffic, City crews to use fla...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 25, 2024

Nicholson Drive at W. Streetsboro Street Closed through January 29 for Road Work

Road Work news Flash

Starting tomorrow, Nicholson Drive at W. Streetsboro Street will be closed Friday, January 26 and Monday, January 29 during work hours. The road will be open in the evenings and through the weekend. The contractor will make access for emergency traffic an...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 24, 2024

Lace Your Skates at Cascade Park

Ice skating is now open for the winter season at Cascade Park from dawn to dusk.

The City of Hudson Parks Department is reopening the 3/4-acre ice skating area at Cascade Park (130 Lynn Drive) following colder weather. Please note that with the slightly warmer weather, there are a couple soft spots, but with the upcoming colder weathe...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 23, 2024

Council Accepting Applications for Park Board

Applications for Park Board

Hudson relies on volunteer boards and commissions as part of its government process. Hudson City Council is accepting applications for an opening on the Park Board. This board advises Council on matters regarding the Hudson parks. This is for a partial te...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 23, 2024

Learn to Save a Life at the Outreach EMS of Hudson CPR & AED Training Feb. 10

Learn how to save a life in one hour on Saturday, February 10 at Hudson EMS.

Learn how to save a life in one hour! The Outreach EMS of Hudson proudly presents CPR & AED training courses for adults and infants on Saturday, February 10 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Hudson EMS, 40 S. Oviatt Street. 

Register at https://www.sign...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 23, 2024

Shovel Sidewalks for Pedestrian Safety

Shoveling Snow

The City of Hudson would like to remind residents to shovel their walks this winter. It is important to keep sidewalks and walkways shoveled and clear of ice to help keep pedestrians, particularly school children, safe as they walk around the City. When s...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 18, 2024

City of Hudson Issues Shortened Emergency Snow Parking Ban through Saturday, January 20

Snow Parking Ban

The City of Hudson has issued a shortened Emergency Snow Parking Ban effective Friday, January 19 from 7 a.m. through Saturday, January 20 at 8 a.m. Please remove vehicles from the streets during this time. Not only will this help City crews clear the roa...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 19, 2024

2024 State of the City Address is Thursday, February 22

Join the City of Hudson as we reflect on the successes of the Hudson community and look ahead.

The community is invited to attend the 2024 State of the City Address by City Manager Thomas Sheridan on Thursday, February 22 at 9 a.m. at The Country Club of Hudson, 2155 Middleton Road. 

In his State of the City Address, City Manager Thomas She...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 18, 2024

City of Hudson Issues Emergency Snow Parking Ban through Saturday, January 20

Snow Parking Ban

The City of Hudson has issued an Emergency Snow Parking Ban effective Friday, January 19 from 7 a.m. through Saturday, January 20 at 3 p.m. Please remove vehicles from the streets during this time. Not only will this help City crews clear the roads and he...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 18, 2024

Speed Limit Lowered on Valley View Road from 45 mph to 35 mph

Speed Limit lowered on Valley View Road from 45 mph to 35 mph.

Based on a City Council discussion after public requests, the speed limit on Valley View Road between the North Corporate Line and SR 91 has been lowered from 45 mph to 35 mph. Signs were posted to alert motorists to the change. The Hudson Police Departme...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 18, 2024

Councilwoman Katherine Schlademan and Councilman Scott Ruffer Recognized for Service on City Council

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At the January 16 City Council Meeting, former Ward 1 Councilwoman Katherine Schlademan and former Ward 4 Councilman Scott Ruffer were recognized for their dedicated service to the City of Hudson. Mayor Jeffrey Anzevino presented both Councilmembers with ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 16, 2024

Council Accepting Applications for Boards and Commissions

Boards and Commissions is an integral part of city government helping to function.

Hudson relies on volunteer boards and commissions as part of its government process. City Council is accepting applications for openings on the Personnel Advisory and Appeals Board, Environmental Awareness Committee, and HCTV Advisory Committee. ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 10, 2024

Atterbury Boulevard and SR 303 Signal Improvements for January 11

Road Work news Flash

Signal Services will be working Thursday, January 11 at 9 a.m. at the Atterbury Boulevard and SR 303 intersection. Work is for reconfiguring signal heads and timing changes. Two-way traffic will be maintained, but minor delays can be expected.

Work will ta...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 9, 2024

Edgeview Drive Retaining Wall Project to begin January 22, 2024

Road Work news Flash

On Monday, January 22, the Edgeview Drive Retaining Wall is being rectified to eliminate the sight distance constraint occurring at the intersection of Edgeview Drive and SR 91 (Darrow Road) looking southbound. Additionally, a failing portion of a retaini...

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Posted on: January 8, 2024

Over 9,700 Pounds of Material Composted for Pumpkins for the Planet

Pumpkins for the Planet Composting yielded 9,700 pounds of material for 2023.

City of Hudson residents composted over 9,700 pounds of material including pumpkins, gourds, mums, straw bails, and corn stalks using the temporary composting recycling bin provided by Rubber City Reuse at City Hall from October 30 to December 30, 2023. T...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 3, 2024

Three Hudson Businesses Featured on 2023 Weatherhead 100

Weatherhead 100 awards recognize the fastest growing companies in Northeast Ohio.

The City of Hudson Office of Economic Development is thrilled to celebrate the recognition of three businesses headquartered here in Hudson on the Weatherhead 100 list for 2023. The Weatherhead list recognizes the fastest growing companies in Northeast Oh...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 3, 2024

City Appoints Marshal Pitchford as Acting City Solicitor

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The City of Hudson has appointed Marshal Pitchford, of the firm DiCaudio, Pitchford & Yoder, as Acting City Solicitor, in addition to his current role as Special Counsel.  Mr. Pitchford will serve as Acting City Solicitor until the City Manag...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 29, 2023

Bishop Financial Advisors Chooses Velocity Broadband

Bishop Financial joined the Velocity Broadband network in 2015 in Hudson.

"The cost is worth every penny I spend on Velocity...which is lower than I had been spending and I enjoy a much better product by far," said Bishop Financial Advisors founder and president Brian Bishop. "The customer service is exceptional!...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 28, 2023

City Council Seeks Military and Veterans' Commission Applicants

Hudson Boards and Commissions

The City of Hudson City Council has announced one upcoming vacancy for the Military and Veterans’ Commission for a full three-year term beginning on March 1, 2024. The open vacancy must be filled by a resident of the City of Hudson. 

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 20, 2023

Water Main Break at SR 303 and Lennox Road - December 20, 2023 Update

Water Main Break at Lennox Road Update for December 20 in downtown Hudson.

The City is repairing a water main break which impacted all four lanes of pavement on West Streetsboro Street at Lennox Road last week. Repairs on two of the four lanes begin today. One lane of traffic will be open in each direction at all times. The road...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 18, 2023

We're Hiring - Construction Technician and Construction Inspector

Now Hiring

The City of Hudson is accepting applications for the following positions:

Construction Technician

This position performs basic engineering support, inspection, and field work for construction and maintenance projects within the City of Hudson. 

Bene...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 14, 2023

HPD Offer Safety Tips for Holiday Shopping

HPD offers holiday shopping safety tips for this holiday season.

The Hudson Police Department are offering tips to help you prevent package theft during the holiday season. Our police suggest several proactive steps you can take to help protect yourself from being a victim.

Invest in a home security camera. Hud...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 12, 2023

Water Main Break at SR 303 and Lennox Road

Water Main Break

The City is repairing a water main break at SR 303 and Lennox Road this evening. City crews hope to have this repair completed within the next couple of hours, some residents are experiencing discoloration in their water. Please note the water is safe to ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 12, 2023

Hudson Announces Private Residential Driveway Pilot Plowing Program for Residents 65+

Private Residential Driveway Pilot Plowing Program designed to assist residents 65+ in Hudson.

Applications for the Private Residential Driveway Pilot Plowing Program have closed for the 2023-2024 season.

The City of Hudson recently announced the Private Residential Driveway Pilot Plowing Program for the 2023-2024 season designed to assist residents...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 7, 2023

Recycle Your Christmas Tree with the Merry Mulch Program

Merry Mulch

With Hudson's Merry Mulch Program, residents can set their live Christmas trees by the curb for the City to pick up and process into a natural mulch product. The program runs January 2 through January 29, 2024. Trees MUST be placed in the tree la...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 7, 2023

Welcome New Council Members!

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On December 5, Stow Municipal Court Judge Lisa Coates swore in re-elected Mayor Jeffrey Anzevino, Chris Foster (Ward 2), and Skylar Sutton (Ward 3). Summit County Juvenile Court Judge Linda Tucci Teodosio swore in newly elected members Dr. Mike Bird (Ward...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 6, 2023

HPD Raises $1,575 for Charity During No Shave November

No Shave November began as an effort by the Hudson Police Department to raise cancer awareness.

No Shave November began as an effort by the Hudson Police Department to raise cancer awareness by embracing the hair that many cancer patients lose during treatment. This year, the Hudson Police Department (HPD) put down their razors and raised money for ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 4, 2023

City Council Swearing-in of New Ward Members and Re-elected Members

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The City of Hudson will be hosting a swearing-in of the elected City Council members on Tuesday, December 5 beginning at 5 p.m. in City Hall. Re-elected members Mayor Jeffrey Anzevino to a full four-year term, Chris Foster (Ward 2) and Skylar Sutton (Ward...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 30, 2023

Park Board Seeks Members - Deadline is Dec. 27

Boards and Commissions is an integral part of city government helping to function.

The City of Hudson relies on volunteer boards and commissions as part of our governmental process. The City of Hudson is currently seeking a new member to serve on the Park Board to fill an unexpired terms that runs through July 5, 2025. Board members may...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 28, 2023

Input Needed - Valley View & Hines Hill Sidewalk Project

On December 11, City staff and the consultant will answer resident questions with exhibits.

The City of Hudson needs your input! Please review the below project information before attending the public input meeting on our Let's Talk Hudson site.

Project Description

The City of Hudson is planning a new concrete sidewalk project along Valley View Ro...

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Posted on: November 28, 2023

Hudson-Landsberg Christkindlmarkt Begins Friday, Dec. 8

Christkindlmarkt is an outdoor market with live entertainment, food, and unique gift vendors.

The sixth Hudson-Landsberg Christkindlmarkt is Friday, December 8 through Sunday, December 10! The Hudson-Landsberg Christkindlmarkt is an outdoor market featuring local vendors and vendors from our Sister City in Germany. Stop by for Old World ambiance w...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 20, 2023

HCTV Advisory Committee Seeks Members - Deadline is Dec. 15

Boards and Commissions is an integral part of city government helping to function.

The City of Hudson relies on volunteer boards and commissions as part of our governmental process. The City of Hudson is currently seeking two new members to serve on the HCTV Advisory Committee. Board members may serve no more than three consecutive, fou...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 20, 2023

December 3 is Red Kettle Day in Hudson

Mayor Anzevino and staff from the Salvation Army of Akron & Summit County proclaim December 3.

Mayor Anzevino proclaimed December 3, 2023 as "Red Kettle Day" in Hudson, recognizing the contributions and services of the Salvation Army. Since 1884, the Salvation Army of Akron & Summit County has helped Hudson residents who are in need. ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 21, 2023

Standing Rock Gallery Chooses Velocity Broadband

Standing Rock Gallery is an artisan shop in Hudson specializing in handmade art and products.

"Making the switch to Velocity Broadband was so stress-free. It was an amazingly easy and trouble free migration to their network," said Standing Rock Gallery's owner Deana Boyages. "I enjoyed working with Maureen and the team to g...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 19, 2023

Akron to Raise Water Rates in 2024

Akron Water to increase in 2024.

The City of Akron has announced it will be increasing its water rates in 2024. Akron Water customers in Hudson can calculate their new monthly cost using a calculator on the Akron Water Department Website. 

Visit the link below and scroll down the...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 17, 2023

Hudson Fire Department Distributes Food to Those in Need

Annually, Hudson Fire/EMS collects donations and delivers Thanksgiving meals to those in need.

During Thanksgiving week, Hudson Fire Department members, Hudson City Schools employees, and volunteers helped distribute items from the Annual Holiday Food Drive to 75 Hudson families and senior citizens in need. Each family received a $100 Giant Eagle g...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 17, 2023

HPP Announces 2024 American Municipal Power (AMP) Scholarship Programs

Hudson Public Power customers can apply for the 2024 AMP Scholarships.

Application information for the 2024 American Municipal Power (AMP) Lyle B. Wright Scholarship and Richard H. Gorsuch Scholarship Programs is now available through local high school guidance offices or the City of Hudson Public Works Department. AMP has e...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 16, 2023

Join the City of Hudson for Lighting of the Greens on November 24

Gazebo Tree Lighting celebrates 75 years of holiday tradition in Hudson.

Join the City of Hudson on the evening of Friday, November 24, as we come together to kick off the holiday season with the fun filled Ugly Sweater Day awards, Caroling on the Green, and the magical Lighting of the Greens. The celebration begins at 4:30 p....

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 15, 2023

HCTV Advisory Committee Seeks Members - Deadline is Dec. 15

Boards and Commissions is an integral part of city government helping to function.

The City of Hudson relies on volunteer boards and commissions as part of our governmental process. The City is currently seeking two new members to serve on the HCTV Advisory Committee. Committee members may serve no more than three consecutive, four-year...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 15, 2023

Mayor Anzevino Issues Proclamation of America Recycles Day on November 15

Mayor Anzevino proclaimed November 15 as America Recycles Day in Hudson.

November 15 recognizes America Recycles Day in Hudson! Mayor Anzevino issued a proclamation recognizing Hudson's recycling efforts and encouraged participation in recycling programs among residents and businesses at the City Council meeting on No...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 14, 2023

The City and Hudson Community to Host December 2 Fireworks Downtown

Winter Fireworks will be held December 2 near Veterans Way Park.

The City of Hudson and Hudson Community Foundation (HCF) are partnering to host a special winter fireworks display in downtown Hudson on the evening of Saturday, Dec. 2.

“We see this as an opportunity to bring our community together for a family-...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 1, 2023

City of Hudson Military and Veterans Commissions Hosts Veterans Day Ceremony

Veterans Day is hosted by the Military and Veterans Commission and the American Legion Auxiliary.

The City of Hudson's Military and Veterans Commission will host in partnership with the American Legion Auxiliary the first Veterans Day ceremony on Saturday, November 11 at 11 a.m. on the Clocktower Green. The event honors local veterans and celebrates t...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 18, 2023

City to Offer Pumpkin Composting October 30 - December 30

Pumpkins for the Planet Composting is October 30 - December 30 at Hudson City Hall.

Take advantage of the City of Hudson's pumpkin and gourd composting bin provided by Rubber City Reuse at City Hall (1140 Terex Road) from October 30 - December 30 as part of our ongoing commitment to sustainability.

The free temporary compost drop...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 27, 2023

Skip the Rake. Leave the Leaves.

Skip the Rake. Leave the Leaves this fall.

Hudson is known for its beautiful tree-lined streets, but those trees can be a problem in autumn when the leaves fall. Raking and bagging or blowing leaves to the curb is a challenge. After spending time and money to get rid of the leaves, the annual raki...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 23, 2023

Now is the Time to Prune Your Oak Trees in Hudson

Oak Wilt

Oak Wilt, a deadly vascular disease that attacks all species of oak trees, has been spotted in Hudson since 2019. To prevent the spread of Oak Wilt, oak trees should not be pruned during the summer months. Beginning November 1 through March 31, it is now ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 23, 2023

Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacons Installed in Hudson

Mayor Anzevino watches as the RRFBs are being installed by Hudson.

The City of Hudson recently completed installation of new flashing beacon crosswalk signals at six crosswalk locations near the schools and one recommended by the 2022 Downtown Pedestrian Safety Study to increase driver awareness and pedestrian safety.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 17, 2023

HPD to Host National Prescription Drug Take Back Day October 28

National Prescription Take Back

The Hudson Police Department (HPD) will be collecting unused and expired prescription medications on Saturday, October 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at ACME as part of the DEA's National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.

In addition to Take Back Day, ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 24, 2023

Hudson is Ready for Halloween!

Halloween

 On Sunday, students from Hudson City Schools transformed Downtown Hudson into a Halloween wonderland at the 57th Annual Halloween Window Paintings - just in time for the Merchants of Hudson Trick-or-Treat and City-wide Trick-or-Treat! 

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 16, 2023

Friends of Hudson Parks Host Guided Annual Hike on Oct. 28

The Friends of Hudson Parks is an independent 501 (c) (3) organization in Hudson.

Join the Friends of Hudson Parks for a Guided Hike "Preparing the Woods for Winter" on Saturday, October 28 from 10 a.m. to noon at Hudson Springs Park. The rain date is November 5.

Esteemed field biologist, naturalist and author Judy Semroc will...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 16, 2023

Hudson Public Power Recognized for Mutual Aid Assistance

Hudson Public Power

The City of Hudson was honored for its achievements throughout the past year during the 2023 American Municipal Power (AMP) Annual Conference.

Hudson Public Power was commended for its participation in AMP’s Mutual Aid Program in recognition of mutual aid ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 30, 2023

City Council Special Meeting Announcement on November 1

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The City of Hudson will hold a special meeting of City Council on Wednesday, November 1, 2023, at 3:00 p.m., EST, in the Town Hall Council Chambers, 27 East Main Street, for the purpose of holding an Executive Session for a discussion with legal counsel r...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 13, 2023

Let's Talk Hudson - City Flag Design

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Want to leave you mark on Hudson? Please help us by completing a 5 minute survey below to vote on the design for the new Hudson City Flag.  

The survey closes on October 27, 2023. Complete the survey here.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 10, 2023

Quiet Zones Improvement Project at Hines Hill Road and Stow Road

Quiet Zones at Hines Hill Road and Stow Road to begin construction in late October 2023.

After three years of collaboration with the Norfolk Southern Railroad Corporation, Hudson City Council, and the Federal Railroad Administration, the City of Hudson has established a quiet zone from Hines Hill Road to Stow Road. 

The Stow Road and ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 13, 2023

Hudson Restores Graves in Historic Old Hudson Township Burying Ground

City restores the Old Hudson Township Burying Ground with a $17,000 grant.

In 2021, the City of Hudson received a $17,000 grant through the Ohio History Connection Fund and additional amounts from other donors to help pay the cost to restore and preserve the Old Hudson Township Burying Ground. With the help of Gravestone Guardia...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 4, 2023

Planning Commission Seeks Members - Deadline is Nov. 17

Boards and Commissions is an integral part of city government helping to function.

The City of Hudson relies on volunteer boards and commissions as part of our governmental process. City Council is currently seeking a new member to serve on the Planning Commission. Commission members may serve no more than three consecutive, four-year t...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 3, 2023

It's National Cybersecurity Awareness Month - Stay Safe Online!

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month is October 1-31.

Do you take precaution while scrolling online? Knowing what to do before, during, and after a cyber scam prevents hacking. Hackers don’t need to know how much is in your bank account to want to get into it. Your identity, your financial data, wh...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 3, 2023

Hudson Fine Art and Framing Chooses Velocity Broadband

Hudson Fine Art and Framing choose Velocity Broadband for fast speeds and superior customer service.

"Choosing to sign up with Velocity over 3 years ago was a great decision," said Hudson Fine Art and Framing owner Kathy Johnson. "I am thrilled our prices have never gone up! I especially appreciate the voicemail and voicemail-to-email serv...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 5, 2023

Council Meeting Highlights for October 3, 2023

Council Meeting Highlights feature the week's updates and news from City Council.

Following is a summary of the October 3, 2023, City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings.

Approval of the Minutes

  • Council approved minutes from the September 19, 2023 Meeting and September 26, 2023 Workshop by a vote o...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 3, 2023

Be a Hero! Join Hudson EMS!

EMS Hiring

Be a Hero. Join Hudson EMS. 

Hudson EMS is hiring paramedics! Join our great EMS team that averages 2,400 calls a year. Hudson runs three ALS squads out of a single centralized station that is shared with the Hudson Fire Department. Fire certifica...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 3, 2023

At-Large Representative Nicole Kowalski to Hold Open Forum on October 16

Open Council Forum with At-Large Representative Nicole Kowalski on October 16.

Join At-Large Councilmember Nicole Kowalski for a Council forum on Monday, October 16 from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Hudson Library & Historical Society. This is an opportunity for residents to ask questions, hear discussion, and give feedback on current pro...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 2, 2023

City Accepting Applications for Assistant City Solicitor

The City of Hudson is hiring for different positions in city government.

The City of Hudson is accepting applications for the position of Assistant City Solicitor. The job includes performing complex legal work in the following areas:

  • Performs highly responsible professional legal representation and provides advice to City staf...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 27, 2023

At-Large Representative Karen Heater and Ward 4 Representative Scott Ruffer to Hold Open Forum

Join Council Members Karen Heater & Scott Ruffer for a Council forum on Wednesday, October 4.

Join Council Members Karen Heater & Scott Ruffer for a Council forum on Wednesday, October 4 from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Hudson Library. This is an opportunity for residents to meet two of their Council Representatives, ask questions, and give feedback on...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 27, 2023

Council Workshop Meeting Highlights for September 26, 2023

Council Meeting Highlights feature the week's updates and news from City Council.

Following is a summary of the September 26, 2023, City Council Workshop. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Correspondence and Council Comments

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 26, 2023

Hudson Receives Clean Audit from Ohio Auditor of State

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Hudson continues to be financially stable and in excellent financial health. The Ohio Auditor of State recently released the City of Hudson’s 2022 audited financial statements. The City received a “clean” opinion with no mate...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 26, 2023

HFD Kicks Off Fire Prevention Week October 8-14

Fire Prevention Week educates residents about fire prevention safety while cooking.

Hudson Fire Department is teaming up with the National Fire Prevention Association to celebrate the 101th anniversary of Fire Prevention Week, October 8-14. In a home, cooking is the leading cause of home fire and home fire injuries. Unattended cooking is...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 26, 2023

HPP Offers Tips to Save on Your Electric Bills

Public Power Week is an annual national observance focusing on energy saving tips.

The City is celebrating Public Power Week, October 1-7, along with the American Public Power Association and more than 2,000 other community-owned, not-for-profit electric utilities that collectively provide electricity to 49 million Americans. Public Pow...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 25, 2023

Council Meeting Highlights for September 19, 2023

Council Meeting Highlights feature the week's updates and news from City Council.

Following is a summary of the September 19, 2023, City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Approval of the Minutes

  • Council approved minutes from the September 5, 2023 Meeting and September 12, 2023 Workshop...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 25, 2023

Stop the Spotted Lanternfly

The spotted lanternfly is an invasive pest now in Ohio.

The Spotted Lanternfly is an invasive pest of grapes, hops, and apples, along with many other species of trees and plants. In late summer and into fall, spotted lanternflies are in their adult stage. They are approximately one inch, with black bodies and ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 22, 2023

Safety Services Kick Off Fire Prevention Week with Open House Oct. 9

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The Hudson Fire Department, EMS, and Police will kick off National Fire Prevention Week with their annual Safety Services Open House on October 9, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Hudson Fire Department on 40 S. Oviatt Street. Bring the entire family fo...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 18, 2023

Nationwide Emergency Alert Test for Oct. 4, 2023

FEMA is the Federal Emergency Management Agency that supports citizens and first responders.

FEMA, in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) and Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) at approximately 2:20 p.m. ET on Wednesday, October 4. The national tes...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 20, 2023

September 17-20, 2023 is Constitution Week

Mayor Anzevino proclaimed the week of September 17 - 23, 2023, as “Constitution Week” in Hudson

To honor the importance of the Constitution in our country as we celebrate the 235th anniversary, Mayor Anzevino issued a proclamation naming September 17-23, 2023, as Constitution Week in Hudson to the David Hudson Chapter of the National Society of the ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 18, 2023

Fall Hydrant Flushing Begins October 9

Hydrant Flushing begins October 9-16 for residents.

The City is conducting fall fire hydrant flushing throughout Hudson beginning October 9 through October 16. Fire hydrants are flushed twice a year to clear the lines of accumulation. Residents may notice discolored water for a short time during the flushi...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 18, 2023

Hudson's Trick or Treat is October 31

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Hudson’s official date for Halloween trick or treating is October 31 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Visit https://www.safekids.org/tip/halloween-safety-tips for tips from Safe Kids Worldwide to keep our trick or treaters safe this Halloween.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 18, 2023

Council Workshop Meeting Highlights for September 12, 2023

Council Meeting Highlights feature the week's updates and news from City Council.

Following is a summary of the September 12, 2023, City Council Workshop. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Correspondence and Council Comments

Click on this link to view the Council Comments in their entirety

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 14, 2023

Leaf Collection Begins October 23, 2023

Leaf collection for the 2023 season begins October 23 for Hudson residents.

The City’s Leaf Collection Program begins October 23 and runs through the week of November 27. Collection is done based on dividing the City into Quadrants. While there are a few exceptions, in general, SR 91 divides east from west, and West Str...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 14, 2023

No Parking Signs at E. Barlow Road and N. Hayden Parkway

No Parking Signs were installed at E. Barlow Road and N. Hayden Parkway by Public Works.

On August 1, Hudson City Council amended the Traffic Code to address a change in parking on both sides of the roadway on E. Barlow Road between Ogilby Drive and Terex Road and along the west side of the roadway on N. Hayden Parkway. Based on resident requ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 12, 2023

Recycle Household Hazardous Waste through September 28

ReWorks Household Hazardous Waste providing collections through September 28.

Looking for a way to dispose of household hazardous waste (HHW) such as gasoline, varnish, fluorescent lights, batteries, bathroom cleaners, etc.? ReWork's Hazardous Waste Recycling Center provides Summit County residents with a free and safe option for r...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 13, 2023

We're Hiring - Senior Properties Maintenance Technician

The City of Hudson is hiring for a full-time Senior Properties Maintenance Technician.

The City of Hudson is seeking applicants for the position of full-time Senior Properties Maintenance Technician to perform general labor duties in public buildings or facilities. There is currently one (1) vacancy in the Public Properties Division of the ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 7, 2023

Council Meeting Highlights for September 5, 2023

Council Meeting Highlights feature the week's updates and news from City Council.

Following is a summary of the September 5, 2023, City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings. 

Executive Session

  • Council entered into executive session to interview applicants for the Tree Commission.

Approval of...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 7, 2023

Hike Hudson this Fall with the Friends of Hudson Parks

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HUDSON, OHIO, September 7, 2023 — Join the Friends of Hudson Parks this fall for our annual “Hike Hudson” event. 

  • Start by downloading entry form with complete rules for Hike Hudson on the Friends’ website a...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 6, 2023

Ray Recovery Comes to Hudson Business Community

Ray Recovery held a ribbon cutting ceremony and an open house with City officials.

Ray Recovery - Now Open!

We would like to welcome Ray Recovery to town! The ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house was Wednesday, September 6 and the addiction treatment service center, located at 1737 Georgetown Road, is dedicated to providing comprehensi...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 6, 2023

Velocity Broadband Connects 500th Customer

Velocity Broadband celebrates the 500th customer to the City's all-fiber internet network.

Today, Hudson Velocity Broadband celebrated adding its 500th customer to the City’s all-fiber internet network. Owned and operated by the City of Hudson, Velocity Broadband was established in 2015 to meet the internet demands of the growing Hudson busines...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 6, 2023

Mayor Anzevino and City Manager Sheridan Delivered Mid-Year City Update on August 24

Mayor Anzevino and City Manager Sheridan held a Mid-Year City Update on August 24.

Mayor Jeff Anzevino and City Manager Thomas Sheridan delivered the 2023 Mid-Year City Update on Wednesday, August 24 during an open forum at the Hudson Library & Historical Society. During the update, Mayor Anzevino and City Manager Sheridan looked ba...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 6, 2023

Mayor Anzevino Issues Proclamation of 3rd Annual Vincent William Baran Day of Service

In memory of Vincent William Baran, this year marks the 3rd anniversary of his passing.

To honor the on-going community service in memory of Vincent William Baran, Mayor Anzevino issued a proclamation naming September 23, 2023, to be the 3rd Annual Vincent William Baran Day of Service during the City Council meeting on September 5.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 1, 2023

Sal's Barbershop Chooses Velocity Broadband

Sal's Barbershop is a modern barbershop founded in 2014 in downtown Hudson.

"There has not been even a hiccup with Velocity. Signing up was a breeze and installation went smoothly," said Sal's Barbershop owner Nick Pollice. "Velocity is always very responsive with any help I may need. I am so proud to recommend Vel...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 1, 2023

We're Hiring - Construction Inspection Positions

The City of Hudson is hiring for both a Construction Technician and Construction Inspector.

The City of Hudson is accepting applications for the following positions:

Construction Technician

This position performs basic engineering support, inspection, and field work for construction and maintenance projects within the City of Hudson. 

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 30, 2023

Council President Chris Foster to Hold Open Forum September 6

Open Forum with Council President Chris Foster

Join Council President Chris Foster for an Open Forum on September 6 from 6:30 - 8 p.m. at the Hudson Library & Historical Society - North Flood Room. This is an opportunity for residents to ask questions and find out what's going on in Hudso...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 29, 2023

Please Remember: Do Not Eat Wild Mushrooms

Summit County Public Health

Summit County Public Health (SCPH) would like to remind residents as damp weather continues wild mushrooms will start to show up in yards and landscapes throughout Summit County. Please remember it is not safe to eat wild mushrooms as some varieties of wi...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 29, 2023

Real Estate Tax Relief Available to Victims of Recent Storm

Summit County Fiscal Office

Summit County Fiscal Officer Kristen M. Scalise CPA, CFE has announced that real estate tax relief will be available to residents who have sustained damage to their property in the wake of the recent storm. The Fiscal Office is taking the necessary steps ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 29, 2023

City Offices Closed September 4

City Offices Closed on Monday, September 4 in observance of Labor Day.

City offices will be closed on Monday, September 4 in observance of Labor Day.

City News & Updates
Posted on: August 29, 2023

Dominion Energy Test Bores on September 1

Road Work news Flash

Dominion Energy will be completing several test bores near SR 91 on Friday, September 1 beginning at 8 a.m. Work is for locating the existing gas line and bridge footings. Crews will be on-site to maintain two-way traffic, testing will be completed by the...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 29, 2023

Mosquito Spraying in South Hudson on Thursday, August 31

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Summit County will begin spraying for mosquitoes the evening of Thursday, August 31 in South Hudson. Spraying will begin at 8:30 p.m. and continue until completed. If the weather prevents spraying, the schedule may be modified and will be available by noo...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 28, 2023

Gotham Gym Comes to the Hudson Business Community

Gotham Gym opened in Hudson on August 23 with a ribbon cutting by City officials.

Gotham Gym - Now Open!

We would like to welcome Gotham Gym to town! The ribbon-cutting ceremony was Wednesday, August 23 and the gym training center, located at 5170 Hudson Drive, is ready to help you with maximizing your potential through attention to det...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 27, 2023

Storm Update as of August 27

Storm Update - August 27, 2023

UPDATE 11:54 AM, AUGUST 27, 2023:

  • Hudson Public Power has restored power to all customers except a few isolated homes. We are working to get those customers back on. 
  • First Energy is working to get power restored to those few remaining homes by end...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 25, 2023

Storm Branch & Brush Collection

Photo of Branch Collection August 2023

Due to last night’s storm damage, beginning this Monday, August 28, the City will offer free branch collection services. To participate, residents must have their tree branches on the tree lawn near the curb by Monday morning. Place your branches on the l...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 25, 2023

Storm Update

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UPDATE 9:50 AM, AUGUST 25, 2023:

  • Hudson Public Power has restored power to all customers except a few isolated homes. We are working to get power those 20 or so homes.
  • First Energy has notified us that they are working on their system to restore service. &a...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 25, 2023

Perrin Asphalt Scheduled for Downtown Parking Lot Resurfacing on 8/29 - 8/31

Perrin Asphalt begins resurfacing a downtown parking lot August 29 through August 31.

Perrin Asphalt is scheduled to resurface the parking lot at the corner of Clinton Street and Library Street Tuesday, August 29 through Thursday, August 31. The parking lot will be reopened on Friday, September 1 before the Labor Day weekend.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 23, 2023

HPD SHIELD Auto Safety Tips

HPD Shield Auto

How Hudson Residents and Visitors Can Help

1. Lock your vehicle.

  • Do not leave your vehicle unlocked. An unlocked vehicle is a welcome sign for a criminal.
  • Park in a well-lit, high traffic area when away from home.
  • At home, park in your garage or driveway, win...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 21, 2023

Council Meeting/Workshop Highlights for August 15, 2023

Council Meeting Highlights feature the week's updates and news from City Council.

Following is a summary of the August 15, 2023, City Council Meeting and Workshop. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings. 

REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to interview applicants for th...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 17, 2023

Statement from HPD Regarding Arrest of Hudson Teacher

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The Hudson Police Department, in conjunction with the Hudson City School District, is currently investigating an incident in which a teacher at a Hudson school was taken into custody, at his home, on 8/17/23 at approximately 0756 hours. The teacher is bei...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 16, 2023

Fall 2023 Construction Update

Construction Updates

Flashing Beacons at Crosswalks near Schools

This project includes the installation of flashing beacons at seven crosswalks that are located near schools.  This project is anticipated to be completed in September.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 16, 2023

Donated AEDs Installed at Two Hudson Downtown Locations

The two new AEDs are now installed by Hudson Public Power in downtown Hudson.

The City of Hudson has installed two outdoor automated external defibrillators (AED) units in the downtown. The two AEDs were installed by Hudson Public Power at the pergola at the First & Main Green and on a street light pole at the Southeast corner ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 15, 2023

Summit County Sprays Annually for Mosquitoes

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Each summer, Summit County Public Health (SCPH) sprays for mosquitoes in Hudson and surrounding communities to prevent the spread of West Nile Virus.  SCPH testing often uncovers mosquito pools that test positive for West Nile Virus.  To...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 14, 2023

Hudson City Schools Welcomes Additional School Resource Officer

Hudson City Schools welcomes Student Resource Officer Brian Logue.

(August 4, 2023)- Hudson City Schools is pleased to welcome Officer Brian Logue as a new School Resource Officer for the 2023-2024 school year. The addition of the third SRO has been in the works for months, after the Hudson Board of Education approved th...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 14, 2023

Mayor Anzevino and City Manager Sheridan to Hold Open Forum August 24

City Manager and Mayor Forum on August 24 from 6-7:30 p.m.

Mayor Jeff Anzevino and City Manager Thomas Sheridan will hold an Open Forum on Thursday, August 24 from 6 - 7:30 p.m. at the Hudson Library & Historical Society - North Flood Room. This is an opportunity for residents to ask questions and give feedba...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 11, 2023

We’re Hiring! Part-Time Public Safety Dispatcher

Part-Time Safety Dispatcher is accepting applications open until filled.

The City of Hudson is accepting applications for the following position.

Public Safety Dispatcher

Performs specialized communications work in the operation of a communications center, which serves Police, Fire, EMS and other City departments. Work is perfor...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 10, 2023

City of Hudson Announces New Fixed Rate for Natural Gas Endorsement Program

Constellation

Hudson, Ohio, August 10, 2023 – Hudson officials would like to announce they have again chosen Constellation NewEnergy – Gas Division, LLC (“Constellation”) to provide residents and small businesses with competitively priced natural gas supply following a...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 9, 2023

Job Opening: Seasonal Grounds Maintenance Workers

Ellsworth Meadows

The City of Hudson is accepting applications for Seasonal Grounds Maintenance Workers - Golf. This is routine manual work in the maintenance of municipal golf course grounds, parks, and cemeteries. Work involves the operation of small power mowers, and th...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 4, 2023

Council Meeting/Workshop Highlights for August 1, 2023

Council Meeting Highlights feature the week's updates and news from City Council.

Following is a summary of the August 1, 2023, City Council Meeting and Workshop. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings.

REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING

Approval of Minutes

  • The minutes of the 7/18/2023 Council Meeting and Workshop. Approved 5-0.

P...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 3, 2023

Fiscal Officer Scalise Announces New Property Value Notices to be Mailed

Summit County Fiscal Office

Akron, Ohio, August 1, 2023 – Summit County Fiscal Officer Kristen M. Scalise CPA, CFE is pleased to announce that the 2023 triennial update appraisal has concluded, and new property value notices will be mailed beginning Tuesday, August 1, 2023.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 4, 2023

Hudson EMS Has Served the Community for More Than 46 Years

Hudson EMS has evolved into one of the best, most highly trained safety forces in Ohio.

HUDSON, OH (August 3, 2023) – Founded in 1977 by Hudson residents who felt the need for a local ambulance service, Hudson EMS has evolved into one of the best, most highly trained safety forces, in the State of Ohio. Today, Hudson EMS has 13 volunteer Eme...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 20, 2023

Council Meeting/Workshop Highlights for July 18, 2023

City Council Meeting

Following is a summary of the July 18, 2023, City Council Meeting and Workshop. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings.

REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to interview applicants for the Board of T...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 3, 2023

Smiths Curated Chooses Velocity Broadband

Smiths Curated chooses Velocity Broadband for fast speeds and reliability for interior design.

"We chose Velocity Broad as our internet provider because our clients count on us for fast, reliable service. Large digital files are uploaded and downloaded to our customers constantly," said Smiths Curated owner Laura Yeager Smith. "We al...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 17, 2023

Council Meeting/Workshop Highlights for July 11, 2023

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Following is a summary of the July 11, 2023, City Council Meeting and Workshop. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings.

REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to interview applicants for the E...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 31, 2023

Mid-Year Revenues Show Hudson in a Strong Position

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Through June 2023, the City continues to be in excellent financial condition.  The City’s General Fund balance is nearly $1 million higher than estimated, primarily due to a 4.2% increase in income tax revenue and investment earnings mo...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 19, 2023

Friends of Hudson Parks sponsor annual “Pack the Pond” Event

Pack the Pond

Pack the Pond is back! Join the Friends of Hudson Parks and Kent State University Recreation Department for our annual Pack the Pond celebration at Hudson Springs Park. The entire community is invited to this family-friendly, end-of-summer event on Monday...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 19, 2023

Council Approves Land Purchase for New Public Works Facility

A new Public Works facility has been approved by Council for a conceptual design process.

At the City Council meeting on Tuesday, July 18, 2023, Council authorized the City Manager to enter into a purchase and sale agreement with Hudson Drive Realty for property on Hudson Drive for a new public works facility. Since 2016, the City has explored...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 13, 2023

City Signs with Constellation for New Natural Gas Endorsement Rate

Natural Gas Endorsement Rate has been set for residents and small businesses for the upcoming year.

Hudson has selected Constellation as its natural gas endorsement program supplier for the period beginning in October 2023 with the November billing cycle. The contracted rate will run through the October billing cycle in 2024. With the cost of utilities ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 12, 2023

We're Hiring - Public Safety Dispatcher - Lateral

The City of Hudson is hiring for a full-time public safety dispatcher until the position is filled.

The City of Hudson is accepting applications for the following position open until filled. 

Public Safety Dispatcher - Lateral - $24.35 - $34.38 per hour (per experience and terms of collective bargaining agreement)

This position performs specializ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 7, 2023

Primrose School of Hudson Chooses Velocity Broadband

Primrose School of Hudson chooses Velocity Broadband for fast speeds and customer service.

Owner Janna Massary shared, "We made the switch to Velocity Broadband because we knew the City of Hudson would provide the highest level of customer support. We couldn't be happier with the outstanding service we receive. Any time we have had an outa...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 10, 2023

New Train Signs Installed at Hines Hill Railroad Crossing

New railroad crossing signs have been installed at Hines Hill Road to alert drivers.

The City of Hudson completed installing new train signs at the Hines Hill Railroad Crossing recently. The train signs serve the crucial purpose of offering travelers a timely alert about potential train blockages at the grade crossing on Hines Hill Road. ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 10, 2023

Four Hudson Businesses Featured on 2023 Northeast Ohio Top Workplaces

Top Workplaces Cleveland 2023 recognizes top businesses in the Cleveland and surrounding areas.

The City of Hudson Office of Economic Development is thrilled to celebrate the recognition of five businesses headquartered here in Hudson on Cleveland.com and the Plain Dealer Top Northeast Ohio Workplaces list for 2023. The Cleveland.com and Plain Deale...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 3, 2023

Learn to Kayak and Paddleboard at Hudson Springs Park

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HUDSON, OH (July 2, 2023) – Entry level paddle board and kayak classes will be offered on three Saturdays in July from 9 a.m. until 12 noon at Hudson Springs Park. Experienced boarders and kayakers will also benefit. Safety training, instruction and equip...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 2, 2023

Hudson Cancels Fireworks July 2 Due to Weather

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HUDSON, OH (July 2, 2023) – Due to anticipated storms, bad weather and safety reasons, this evening's Hudson Independence Day Fireworks event has been canceled. While we know this is a disappointment for those wanting to attend the event, the safety of th...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 30, 2023

New Ohio Fireworks Law Goes into Effect July 1

New Fireworks Law

HUDSON, OH (June 30, 2023) - With the passage of Ohio House Bill 172 which became effective on July 1, 2022, Ohioans can legally discharge 1.4G consumer fireworks in Ohio. However, discharge is only permitted on specific days and only at specific...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 27, 2023

Van Hala Dental Group Moves to New Location

Van Hala Ribbon Cutting with city officials, dental staff, and state representatives

Van Hala Dental Group has moved to a new location! Now located at 36 East Streetsboro Street, they held an open house and ribbon cutting June 23. Congratulations on your new offices! Photo credit: Andrew Jordan. Learn more about the Van Hala Dental Group....

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 29, 2023

Orange Rose Apothecary Chooses Velocity Broadband

Candles at Orange Rose Apothecary in their storefront after choosing Velocity Broadband

"Velocity Broadband was so helpful to my small business. They easily signed me up to amazing, high-speed fiber internet," said Orange Apothecary owner Andrea Pierce-Naymon. "Because OY-L is a digital company, I needed something reliable and...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 22, 2023

Council Meeting/Workshop Highlights for June 20, 2023

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Following is a summary of the June 20, 2023, City Council Meeting and Workshop. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings.

REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING

Executive Session

    Council entered executive session t...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 21, 2023

Summit County Property Values Meetings

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Summit County property owners should have received information about the  state-mandated triennial reappraisal update which will become effective for 2023 tax year/2024 calendar year. Property owners will begin to receive their value change notic...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 20, 2023

Council Workshop Highlights – June 13, 2023

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Following is a summary of Tuesday night’s City Council Workshop. To watch the meeting, visit Meeting Video.

Correspondence and Council Comments

  • The City held a successful Comprehensive Plan Community Workshop. More than 150 people attended. The Co...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 17, 2023

Statement from Mayor/Council on Pride Flag Incident

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Dear Hudson Community,

The Mayor and City Council are writing today to reflect our deep concern about a recent incident of hatred in our community. On June 11th, a Pride flag was taken off a resident’s house and burned at the home. This act of ha...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Independence Day Fireworks Scheduled for July 2!

Fireworks

Join us for our annual Independence Day Celebration Fireworks at Barlow Farm Park on Sunday, July 2, 7 pm - 11 pm. The fireworks display is presented by the Hudson Community Foundation. 

The Fireworks begin at dusk. Crews close Terex/Barlow Road a...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 16, 2023

Special Election August 8, 2023

There will be a statewide Special Election on August 8, 2023. The Registration Deadline for the August 8, 2023 Special Election is Monday, July 10, 2023. The Summit County Board of Elections Office will be open until 9 PM on that date to allow individuals...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 15, 2023

HPD Officers Carry Torch for Special Olympics!

2022 torch run

Again this year, on June 20, 2023, Hudson Police will participate in the Law Enforcement Torch Run for the Special Olympics. They will carry the Torch starting at Oak & Embers on SR 91, heading south through the downtown to Norton Road. The estimated ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 12, 2023

Dry Weather Fire Safety

Wild Fire

Although it rained over the weekend for the first time in weeks, we are still experiencing very dry weather conditions. Dry grass and shrubs make it easy for even the smallest ember from a grill, campfire, fireworks, or open burn to ignite the dry grass. ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 8, 2023

Sign Up for Hudson's EMT Course this Fall!

EMT Fall Class 2023

Want to become an EMT? Join the Hudson EMT Course that runs from August 22 to December 2, 2023. The course is $1200 and includes all books, uniform shirt, supplies and fees.  A $200 deposit is due 2 weeks prior to the start of class and the remai...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 8, 2023

Aurora Street Closed June 14

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On Weds. June 14, Aurora St. eastbound from SR 91 to College St. will be closed from 8 am to 3:30 pm to work on a manhole & underground electric vault. There will be no parking by the Morgan Foundation.  E. Main will be closed from Aurora to ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 8, 2023

Opening on Board of Tax Review

Tax Review Board Applications

The City has an opening on the Board of Tax Review. Applications are due June 29, 2023. To apply visit https://bit.ly/2wpBmmj.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 17, 2023

Hudson's Comprehensive Plan Survey Now Online!

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Your input is critical to help guide the City’s decision-making for the next 10 years. Take our Comprehensive Plan Survey online! If you received the survey in the mail, you may complete it and mail it back or complete it online. If you didn&...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 1, 2023

Council Meeting & Workshop Dates Rescheduled this Summer

City Council Meetings Rescheduled

City Council will cut down on the number of meeting dates in June, July, and August by combining regular meetings with workshops on the same day. The new schedule includes combined Meeting/Workshops on June 20, July 11, July 18, August 1 and August15.&...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 1, 2023

Upcoming Public Hearings

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Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing on June 12 at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall. The hearing notice includes:

  • Public Hearing Notice, Appeals Docket No. 2023-440: A compatibility review/concept plan request of a 36-lot, single family subdivision located...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Cleveland Woman Indicted in Connection with Murder of Hudson Man

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AKRON, Ohio (Friday, May 26, 2023) – Summit County Prosecutor Sherri Bevan Walsh, with Hudson Police Chief Perry Tabak, announced today that a Summit County grand jury indicted Terreionna Paschal, 31, of Cleveland, in connection with the homicide of Todd ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 23, 2023

Fire/EMS Chief Varnes Honored for 10th Anniversary as Chief

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On Fire/EMS Chief Varnes' 10th Anniversary as Chief, Hudson Fire and EMS honored the Chief with a small dinner and ceremony honoring his 45 years of service to the Hudson community. Hudson firefighters donated the money to pay for the food and the award f...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 23, 2023

Metro RTA Launches Route Changes June 4

New RTA Routes 2023 Map

After several years of discussions, Metro RTA has announced changes to its routes beginning June 4, 2023.  For more information, visit https://www.reimagine-metro.com/.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 11, 2023

We Need Your Input!

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Save the Date! Your input is critical to our Comprehensive Plan that helps shape the future of Hudson! Attend our Community Workshop on June 7 at 7 pm to 9 pm at Hudson High School. This is an Open House format, so come any time between the hours of 7 pm ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 9, 2023

EMS Open House May 20th!

EMS Open House

After a four year absence due to the pandemic, the EMS Open House is back…Saturday, May 20, from 11 am to 2 pm.  Join us for free food, entertainment, a bouncy house, and our chance to show off our staff, equipment, skill, and excitement about wh...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 9, 2023

Police Week May 13-20

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In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation which designated May 15th, as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. Normally, tens of thousands of law enforcement officers from around the world travel t...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 5, 2023

Ohio Personal Trainers Chooses Velocity Broadband

"From day one, Velocity Broadband has delivered and over-delivered without any issues, according to Ohio Personal Trainers owner Michael Hall. "This fast and reliable service allows me to concentrate on running my business and serving my clients...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 3, 2023

SCAM! Don't be Fooled by Fake Callers

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A scam caller has been "spoofing" a local business name and is placing calls to elderly people in our area. Residents answer the call because they recognize the phone name/ID, but the actual call is a scam. 

Never provide information to ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 28, 2023

Council Meeting Highlights from May 2, 2023

City Council Meeting

 Following is a summary of the May 2, 2023, City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

 

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to interview applicants for the Personnel...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 2, 2023

Public Service Recognition Week May 7 - 13

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Eric Hutchinson,  Assistant Public Works Director - Service, accepted a proclamation from Mayor Anzevino on behalf of all City of Hudson employees in honor of Public Service Recognition Week. 

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 28, 2023

City Council Workshop Highlights from April 25, 2023

City Council Meeting

Following is a summary of the April 25, 2023 City Council Workshop. To watch the meeting, see the meeting video here .

Correspondence and Council Comments

  • Christ Community Chapel is building a new, more inclusive playground at its facility that will be open...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 21, 2023

City Council Meeting Highlights from April 18, 2023

City Council Meeting

Following is a summary of the April 18, 2023, City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Approval of Minutes

  • The minutes of the 3/21/2023 Council Meeting and 4/11/2023 Council Workshop Minutes were approved 6...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 24, 2023

2023 Construction Projects Are Underway

Construction Barrel

Orange barrel season is already in full swing in Hudson! We were able to get a head start this year with early fair weather. Many highly anticipated projects are coming up, including the resurfacing of Terex Road beginning April 24, a sidewalk installatio...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 23, 2023

Hudson Offers Easy Ways to Pay Your Hudson Public Power and Hudson Water Bills

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The City of Hudson offers many options for Hudson Public Power (HPP) and Hudson Water customers to easily pay their bills. From online payments, to auto pay, texts, phone payments, and more, customers can choose the option that works best for them.&nb...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 24, 2023

Celebrate Arbor Day April 28

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To celebrate Arbor Day, the City of Hudson and Hudson Tree Commission are planting a river birch tree at Hudson Springs Park on Friday, April 28 at 10 a.m. The Arbor Day Proclamation will also be read at this time. Residents are welcome to attend the plan...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 19, 2023

Hudson Summer Job Fair for High School Students is May 17

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Parents of Hudson high school students and graduating seniors - encourage your teens to attend the Hudson Job Fair on Wednesday, May 17! The Job Fair will be held in the Hudson High School main gym from 8:15 - 9:30 a.m. - plenty of time to stop in before ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 17, 2023

We Need YOU to Help Shape Hudson's Next Comprehensive Plan

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Did you know the City of Hudson is working on revising the Comprehensive Plan which will help guide the City’s decision-making for the next 10 years? Watch the video below to learn about the Comprehensive Plan, why it's important to the future of the City...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 13, 2023

Council Workshop Highlights from April 11, 2023

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Following is a summary of the April 11, 2023 Council Workshop. Watch the meeting video here.

Correspondence and Council Comments

  • Council thanked volunteers of the Kiwanis who showed up to package up the baseball gear and for their scholarships.
  • The City&...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 17, 2023

Hudson Boards and Commissions Critical to Local Government Process

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You’ve probably seen various announcements referencing a Park Board decision, public hearings coming up at Planning Commission, events the Environmental Awareness Committee is holding to promote recycling, and more. What exactly are all these Boards and C...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 12, 2023

Street Sweeping Begins April 17

Street Sweeping News Flash

City-wide street sweeping will begin on Monday, April 17. Why does the City of Hudson sweep the roads? The benefits of street sweeping include:

  • Health. Street sweeping helps improve the health of our community by removing harmful or hazardous mate...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 10, 2023

John P. Kolesar Appointed Hudson City Solicitor

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The City has appointed John P. Kolesar as Hudson City Solicitor. Kolesar was appointed as Judge to the County Court in Clyde (Sandusky County) on March 23, 2009, was elected in 2010 to the unexpired term, and was re-elected in 2012 and 2018. As Judge, Kol...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 10, 2023

Spring Fire Safety Tips

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Spring has finally arrived in Hudson! Follow these fire safety tips from the National Fire Protection Association so you can safely tackle your spring cleaning list.

Follow Open Burn Regulations

It's almost that time of year for cozy evenings outsi...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 7, 2023

Veterans Trail Phase 3 Now Open!

Veterans Trail Phase 3

The Veterans Trail Phase 3 project is now complete and open to the public! Enjoy an 8-foot wide gravel trail that begins at the end of Lynn Drive and winds through Cascade Park and along Ellsworth Meadows Golf Course all the way to Barlow Road. On-road bi...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 10, 2023

Hudson High School Senior Receives Public Power Scholarship

American Muncipal Power

American Municipal Power, Inc. (AMP) is pleased to announce that Amelia Swain of Hudson is one of five recipients of the 2023 Lyle B. Wright Scholarship. Amelia was nominated by Hudson Public Power to be considered for the scholarship. This year, AMP is a...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 5, 2023

Phones Down. It's the Law.

Phones Down News Flash

As of April 4, 2023, it is illegal to use or hold a cell phone or electronic device in your hand, lap, or other parts of the body while driving on Ohio roads. If an officer sees a violation, they can pull you over. Drivers over 18 years old can m...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 3, 2023

Business Retention Helps Boost Economic Development

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Economic Development is a critical component of any city's success. It is defined as the process by which a city or region improves its economic well-being and quality of life for its citizens. This can be achieved through various strategies, suc...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 3, 2023

Boy Scout Cabin Restoration to Begin in April

Boy Scout Cabin News Flash

In April, you will begin to see construction activity on the Boy Scout Cabin Green at the southwest corner of the SR 303 and SR 91 intersection. Originally built by the Boy Scouts and Hudson Rotary, the more than 90-year-old historic log cabin is being re...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 30, 2023

Spring Projects on the Mind? We Can Help!

Zoning Permits News Flash

Thinking of home projects to tackle this season? Exterior improvements may need a zoning permit through the City. Visit www.hudson.oh.us/ResidentialPermitting to find out which projects, such as fences, sheds, decks, pools, and patios, need a permit and t...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 30, 2023

Join the 2023 Memorial Day Parade!

Memorial Day Parade News Flash

The City of Hudson will once again kick off its busy summer events season with the Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 29.  We invite you to join us in remembering the men and women who have lost their lives in service to our Country by showing yo...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 30, 2023

Planning a Block Party? Let Us Know!

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Block party season is right around the corner! Make sure to submit a block party application at least 30 days before your requested date so we can add you to the schedule and coordinate minor street closures with you. The application and more information ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 30, 2023

Spring Hydrant Flushing Begins April 10

Fire Hydrant News Flash

The City is conducting spring fire hydrant flushing throughout Hudson beginning April 10 through April 21. Fire hydrants are flushed twice a year to clear the lines of accumulation. Residents may notice discolored water for a short time during the flushin...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 27, 2023

Hudson Police Department Helping Keep Our Schools Safe

Chief Tabak Safety Forum

At the February 28 Parent Safety Forum, Hudson City School administrators, along with Hudson Police Chief Perry Tabak, discussed the top three safety concerns of parents: mental health support for students, emergency situation coordinated response and com...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 23, 2023

Test Results Indicate No Impact on Hudson Water from E. Palestine Train Incident

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Following the Norfolk Southern Train Derailment that spilled toxic chemicals in East Palestine, Ohio, questions were raised about the impact to the water in Hudson. Although the Ohio EPA and the Summit County Public Health Department stated there was no i...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 27, 2023

Downtown Sidewalk Work Through 4/18

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Today, work begins downtown to replace damaged and deteriorated sidewalks, curbs and ADA ramps. A sidewalk is also being added along the south side of Park Lane that will connect to the existing sidewalk at SR 91. This concrete work is expected to be comp...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 23, 2023

Beware of Misleading Ads

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Many websites and apps allow ad bots to place ads on their sites based on a visitors location. The bots generate urgent-sounding headlines with your location in the headline to make it look like their "news story" is for your area so that you wi...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 23, 2023

Council Meeting Highlights from March 21, 2023

City Council Meeting

Following is a summary of the March 21, 2023, City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to interview an applicant for the Military and Veterans’ Commission...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 17, 2023

Council Workshop Highlights from March 14, 2023

City Council Meeting

Following is a summary of the March 14, 2023 City Council Workshop. To watch the meeting, visit https://hudson.granicus.com/player/clip/3891

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to interview applicants for the Military and Veterans...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Conserving Water Can Help Lower Your Water and Sewer Bills

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Follow these water saving tips to conserve water and help lower your water/sewer bills!

Outside

  • Water your lawn only when it needs it. If you step on your grass and it springs back up when you move, it doesn't need water. If it stays flat, it&a...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Statewide Tornado Drill is March 22

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Hudson will participate in the Statewide Tornado Drill on Wednesday, March 22 at 9:50 a.m. as part of Severe Weather Awareness Week. The drill is on a weather-permitting basis and sirens will not be activated if threatening weather exists. 

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 20, 2023

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. The spring and summer months bring the potential for severe weather such as thunder and lig...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Unique Birdsong Art Installation Coming to Hudson April 29

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A unique, multi-faceted public art installation is coming to Hudson! Beginning April 29, 150 bird sculptures, hand painted by local artists, will be installed in trees around the downtown Hudson Greens, including a large bird sculpture decorated in cerami...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 14, 2023

Barlow Community Center Ponds Lowered This Week

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Mark Haynes Construction will be on site this week lowering the ponds at Barlow Community Center in preparation for remote valve installation on Friday.

City News & Updates
Posted on: March 8, 2023

Council Meeting Highlights from March 7, 2023

City Council Meeting

Following is a summary of the March 7, 2023, City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to interview applicants for boards and commissions.

Approval of Minut...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 12, 2023

It's Sunshine Week!

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, are fully announced and open to th...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 3, 2023

Scott Ruffer Appointed as New Ward 4 Councilperson

Scott Ruffer Swearing In

Welcome to new Ward 4 Councilmember Scott Ruffer! City Council appointed Mr. Ruffer and swore him in to fill the unexpired Ward 4 position following the resignation of Beth Bigham. We look forward to your service on Council.

City News & Updates
Posted on: March 2, 2023

Input Needed - Proposed Sidewalk Widening Under SR 91 RR Bridge

SR 91 Sidewalk Widening News Flash

Council needs your input! Please review the below project information and take the survey on our Let's Talk Hudson site.

This summer, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is replacing a culvert under SR 91 just north of the Norfolk Souther...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 3, 2022

2022 Municipal Income Tax Changes

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In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic shifted the location of work for many residents and local employees. For individuals who have changed their physical work location, the State of Ohio has changed the way you may pay your municipal income taxes. Learn more be...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 3, 2023

Special Council Meeting & Workshop Highlights From February 28, 2023

City Council Meeting

Following is a summary of Tuesday night’s City Council Workshop. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Special Meeting

Public Comments

  • None. 

Correspondence and Council Comments

  • Park Board met to determine pos...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 24, 2023

Reduce Your Carbon Footprint by Enrolling in the EcoSmart Choice Program

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EcoSmart Choice® is a 100% Renewable Energy Product available to Hudson Public Power customers through American Municipal Power, Inc. (AMP). By participating in the EcoSmart Choice program, you will help stimulate the demand for new renewable ener...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 24, 2023

Prune Oak Trees by March 31 to Prevent Spread of Oak Wilt

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Oak wilt, a serious and deadly vascular disease in oak trees, has been confirmed in at least one oak tree in Hudson. All oak trees are susceptible to this disease. The best way to control the spread of oak wilt in Hudson is to follow these recommendations...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 24, 2023

Council Meeting Highlights from February 21, 2023

City Council Meeting

Following is a summary of the February 21, 2023, City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to consider the employment of a public employee and to interview...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 17, 2023

Hudson Not in Same Watershed as East Palestine

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HUDSON, OH (February 17, 2023) – In response to questions about Hudson’s watershed, Hudson is not in the same watershed as East Palestine, Ohio.  Whether you receive City of Hudson, City of Akron, City of Stow, or City of Cleveland water, your wa...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 16, 2023

It's Tornado Season!

Tornado Preparedness

It's tornado season, and Ohio is not immune to tornado activity.  Here are tips for what to do before, during and after a tornado event.

Before a Tornado

  • Know the signs of a tornado, including a rotating, funnel-shaped cloud, an approaching cloud o...
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City News & Updates

News Flash

Posted on: February 6, 2024

Water Main Break at Stow Road

Water Main Break

The City is repairing a water main break at Stow Road. Stow Road is closed between Middleton Road and Chamberlin. Stow Northbound detour will be right on to Middleton to left on to Middleton Extend, to Ravenna Road then left on Old Mill Road. Stow Southbo...

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Road Construction Updates
Posted on: January 31, 2024

Stow Road Quiet Zone Delineator Installation for February 1

Road Work news Flash

City crews will be working on the quiet zone at Stow Road tomorrow beginning at 8:30 a.m. Work is for the installation of new delineators at the railroad crossing. At the railroad tracks, Stow Road will be down to one lane with flaggers routing traffic.

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Road Construction Updates
Posted on: January 31, 2024

ODOT Reopens Ramp from SR 8 Northbound to I-271 Northbound

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The Ohio Department of Transportation is reopening the ramp from SR 8 northbound to I-271 northbound this afternoon. One lane will remain closed while additional inspections are being performed. Read more...

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Road Construction Updates
Posted on: January 30, 2024

ODOT Reopens Ramp from I-271 south to southbound SR 8 reopening Tuesday

Road Open

The ramp from I-271 south to southbound SR 8 around the area of the fiery truck is reopening this afternoon. The ramp was deemed safe to reopen after additional inspections found no structural damage. Traffic congestion for northbound SR 91 is still occur...

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Road Construction Updates
Posted on: January 30, 2024

Owen Brown Street Closed January 31 for Railroad Bridge Repair Work

Road Closure

Starting tomorrow, beginning at 7 a.m., Owen Brown Street to be closed for overhead railroad bridge repair work by Norfolk Southern Railway. Plan alternate route.

Road Construction Updates
Posted on: January 29, 2024

SR 8 Road Closures - Traffic Congestion Update

Due to the SR 8 truck fire on Saturday, motorists should plan alternate routes if using SR 91.

Due to the temporary closure of SR 8 at the I-271 overpass due to the truck fire in Macedonia, drivers have begun to use SR 91 through Hudson as an alternate North/South corridor, which is creating traffic congestion.  We are monitoring the situa...

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Road Construction Updates
Posted on: January 25, 2024

Nicholson Drive at W. Streetsboro Street Closed through January 29 for Road Work

Road Work news Flash

Starting tomorrow, Nicholson Drive at W. Streetsboro Street will be closed Friday, January 26 and Monday, January 29 during work hours. The road will be open in the evenings and through the weekend. The contractor will make access for emergency traffic an...

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Road Construction Updates
Posted on: January 18, 2024

Speed Limit Lowered on Valley View Road from 45 mph to 35 mph

Speed Limit lowered on Valley View Road from 45 mph to 35 mph.

Based on a City Council discussion after public requests, the speed limit on Valley View Road between the North Corporate Line and SR 91 has been lowered from 45 mph to 35 mph. Signs were posted to alert motorists to the change. The Hudson Police Departme...

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Road Construction Updates
Posted on: January 10, 2024

Atterbury Boulevard and SR 303 Signal Improvements for January 11

Road Work news Flash

Signal Services will be working Thursday, January 11 at 9 a.m. at the Atterbury Boulevard and SR 303 intersection. Work is for reconfiguring signal heads and timing changes. Two-way traffic will be maintained, but minor delays can be expected.

Work will ta...

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Road Construction Updates
Posted on: January 9, 2024

Edgeview Drive Retaining Wall Project to begin January 22, 2024

Road Work news Flash

On Monday, January 22, the Edgeview Drive Retaining Wall is being rectified to eliminate the sight distance constraint occurring at the intersection of Edgeview Drive and SR 91 (Darrow Road) looking southbound. Additionally, a failing portion of a retaini...

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Additional Info... Road Construction Updates
Posted on: December 20, 2023

Water Main Break at SR 303 and Lennox Road - December 20, 2023 Update

Water Main Break at Lennox Road Update for December 20 in downtown Hudson.

The City is repairing a water main break which impacted all four lanes of pavement on West Streetsboro Street at Lennox Road last week. Repairs on two of the four lanes begin today. One lane of traffic will be open in each direction at all times. The road...

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Road Construction Updates
Posted on: September 14, 2023

No Parking Signs at E. Barlow Road and N. Hayden Parkway

No Parking Signs were installed at E. Barlow Road and N. Hayden Parkway by Public Works.

On August 1, Hudson City Council amended the Traffic Code to address a change in parking on both sides of the roadway on E. Barlow Road between Ogilby Drive and Terex Road and along the west side of the roadway on N. Hayden Parkway. Based on resident requ...

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Road Construction Updates
Posted on: October 10, 2023

Quiet Zones Improvement Project at Hines Hill Road and Stow Road

Quiet Zones at Hines Hill Road and Stow Road to begin construction in late October 2023.

After three years of collaboration with the Norfolk Southern Railroad Corporation, Hudson City Council, and the Federal Railroad Administration, the City of Hudson has established a quiet zone from Hines Hill Road to Stow Road. 

The Stow Road and ...

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Road Construction Updates
Posted on: April 24, 2023

2023 Construction Projects Are Underway

Construction Barrel

Orange barrel season is already in full swing in Hudson! We were able to get a head start this year with early fair weather. Many highly anticipated projects are coming up, including the resurfacing of Terex Road beginning April 24, a sidewalk installatio...

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Road Construction Updates