News Flash

Posted on: August 15, 2022

Parking Terrace Repairs Update

Parking Terrace News Flash

On Thursday afternoon, a contractor working for the City was performing scheduled repair work on the upper level of the Parking Terrace. During this time, two support cables in the upper level deck broke. The parking deck was immediately reviewed by a cer...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 12, 2022

Peg's Foundation Opens Parking Lot for Downtown Visitors During Emergency Parking Deck Repairs

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With the closure of the upper downtown parking deck for emergency repairs, thanks to Peg's Foundation (formerly Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation), visitors can park this weekend in their parking lot at 10 West Streetsboro Street.  Please park onl...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 12, 2022

Work on Seasons Road Water Line Begins Next Week

Seasons Road Waterline Project Map

The Seasons Road Waterline Project will start next week, and the project is anticipated to continue through this fall. During the majority of the waterline construction, two lanes of traffic will be maintained. However, there are locations in the project ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 11, 2022

Downtown Parking Deck Upper Level Closed ThroughTuesday

Parking Terrace News Flash

The downtown upper parking deck will be closed beginning this evening through Tuesday of next week while repairs are completed. The lower level will remain open.

Over the summer, the City has been performing required maintenance/repairs on the upper level ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 10, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from August 9, 2022

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Following is a summary the Tuesday, August 9, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Correspondence and Council Comments

  • Council thanked Friends of Hudson Parks and organizers for the successfu...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 10, 2022

Northeast Ohio Sewer District Offers Cost-Saving Programs to Qualifying Residents

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Are you a customer of the Northeast Ohio Sewer District? You may qualify for a lower NEORSD bill or a one-time relief payment. Below is a list of programs available to qualifying customers.

Summer Sprinkling discount

  • Since customers often consume more water...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 9, 2022

Income Tax Revenues Up Mid-Year

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As of June 30, 2022 the City remains in sound financial condition. 

The City’s largest revenue source to fund our projects is income taxes and represents approximately 75% of the General Fund revenue. Through June 30, income tax revenue is 5.1% ab...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 9, 2022

We're Hiring - EMS Training Coordinator/Community Liaison

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

Full-Time EMS Training Coordinator/Community Liaison

  • Hourly Pay Range: $28.05 - $40.57 
  • Full-Time
  • Develops, implements, and manages training for EMT’s and paramedics
  • Wo...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 9, 2022

Keep Students Safe with these HPD Bus Safety Tips for Drivers

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The most crucial point in school bus safety is when students are exiting and entering the bus. Students may not be aware of other vehicles on the road. Motorists MUST stop if the bus stops, and resume moving when the bus deems it appropriate. Help SHIELD ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 2, 2022

You're Invited to the Hudson City Hall Open House!

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Mark your calendar! The City of Hudson invites you to an open house at the new City Hall located at 1140 Terex Road.

SAVE THE DATE!City Hall Open HouseSaturday, September 109 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Tour the new City Hall, meet City staff, and learn about how we ser...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 2, 2022

City Council Interviews Planning Consultants for Comprehensive Plan

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On July 27, City Council interviewed five potential planning consultants to assist with the City's Comprehensive Plan Update. The chosen consultant's job will be to help the City gather input from stakeholders (residents, business owners...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 5, 2022

Mosquito Spraying in Southwest Hudson Monday, August 8

Mosquito Spraying

Summit County will begin spraying for mosquitoes the evening of Monday, August 8 in Southwest 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 no...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 3, 2022

Akron Zoo Community Days Tickets Are Now Available

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The Akron Zoo is thanking the residents of Summit County by offering Hudson residents free tickets to Summit County Community Days September 1-30 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.!

There are a limited number of tickets are available for each day, while supplies last....

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from August 2, 2022

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Following is a summary of the Tuesday August 2, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings. 

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to discuss the employment of a public employee.

Proclamation

  • S...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 3, 2022

2022 Municipal Income Tax Changes

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The COVID-19 pandemic has 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.

Working from home? ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 3, 2022

Laurel Lake Residents Association Donates Over $15,000 to Hudson EMS for CPR Device

Laurel Lake EMS

The Laurel Lake Residents Association donated $15,500 to Hudson EMS for a LUCAS Automatic CPR device. The LUCAS device is a mechanical chest compression device that helps first responders deliver chest compressions to sudden cardiac arrest patients.

The La...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 2, 2022

Hudson Fire Receives $174,000 Grant for Vital Equipment

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The Hudson Fire Department (HFD) received its new self-contained breathing apparatuses (SCBAs) thanks to a Federal Emergency Management Agency, Assistance to Firefighter Grant (AFG) award of $174,872 in August 2021. 

HFD requested the grant from A...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 2, 2022

Sign Up for Hudson's Fall 2022 EMT Course

Hudson EMT Training

Interested in becoming an Emergency Medical Technician? Gain hands-on experience with Hudson EMS crews by signing up for Hudson’s top-rated Emergency Medical Services school. Hudson's EMT training program maintains rigorous standards th...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 2, 2022

Storm & Power Outage Report - June 1, 2022

Storm and Outage Report

On June 1, 2022, a storm packing 70 mph winds battered Hudson, taking down trees and causing massive power outages throughout the City.  It was the worst storm with the most widespread damage seen in Hudson in 20 years.

The storm that moved throug...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: August 2, 2022

Hudson Scores Well on 2022 Community Appearance Index

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Hudson scored a 1.19 on the 2022 Community Appearance Index! What does this mean? The Community Appearance Index is an annual roadside litter audit to determine the volume of litter around the community. A score of 1.19 means Hudson has a very low amount ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 29, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from July 26, 2022

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Following is a summary of the Tuesday, July 26, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Correspondence and Council Comments

  • Council thanked City staff for completing the lighting project under t...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 26, 2022

Hudson Headlines: Bike and Pedestrian Safety

Hudson Headlines July 26, 2022

The safety of everyone who uses our roadways is a top priority for the City of Hudson. Hudson Headlines presents safety tips and the rules of the road with Hudson Police. Watch below!

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 26, 2022

Mid-Summer Construction Updates

Construction Updates

We have been working hard all spring and summer to improve Hudson's roadways, sidewalks, and infrastructure, along with bigger projects like the tennis and pickleball courts. Check out the list to see what we've been working on.

Annual Pr...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 26, 2022

Mosquito Spraying in Northeast Hudson Evening of July 27

Mosquito Spraying Map for NE Hudson South East Twinsburg

Summit County will begin spraying for mosquitoes the evening of Wednesday, July 27 in NE 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 noon th...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 26, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from July 19, 2022

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

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to discuss the purchase and sale of public property.

Public Co...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 21, 2022

Fleet Response Donates 12 Pedal Cars to Hudson Safety Town

New Safety Town Cars

Fleet Response donated 12 pedal cars, worth $2,828, to Hudson’s Safety Town to educate incoming kindergartners about pedestrian and motorist safety.  

The Hudson Community Education and Recreation’s (HCER) Safety Town educates ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 20, 2022

Council Votes to Repeal Agreement Legislative Agreement with Fairmount Properties

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Since enacting legislation to authorize a Purchase and Sale Agreement for the Downtown Phase II property in December 2021, Fairmount Properties and the City have not been able to collectively reach a purchase agreement and site design that aligns with the...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 19, 2022

FirstEnergy Transmission Line Project Public Open House August 17

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Project Overview - View Project Website Here

American Transmission Systems, Incorporated (ATSI), a FirstEnergy company, evaluated the existing transmission system in and around the cities of Akron, Cuyahoga Falls, Hudson, Silver Lake and Stow in S...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 18, 2022

Mosquito Spraying in NW Hudson Evening of July 18

7.18.22 Trap 212 NE Boston Heights, NW Hudson, SE Northfield Center

Summit County will begin spraying for mosquitoes the evening of Monday, July 18 in NW 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 noon the f...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 15, 2022

Help Prevent Crimes of Opportunity by Following These HPD Tips

HPD Shield Auto

Hudson is a safe city. However, no community is immune from crime. You can help make Hudson even safer and prevent crimes of opportunity. Following these tips will help SHIELD you from becoming a victim by making the criminals job harder. 

How Hud...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 14, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from July 12, 2022

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Following is a summary of the Tuesday, July 12, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Correspondence and Council Comments

  • None.

Discussion Items

  • Local Media Strategy. Staff presented communicati...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 13, 2022

This Website is Getting a New Look!

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The City of Hudson's new and improved website design for www.hudson.oh.us is going live on Wednesday, July 13 at noon! The new look is just the first step. The City went through the redesign process with the goals of: 

  • Refreshing the look of the w...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 12, 2022

Mosquito Spraying in Central Hudson Evening of July 13

7.13.22 Trap 271 Central Hudson

Summit County will begin spraying for mosquitoes the evening of Wednesday, July 13 in Central 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 no...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 7, 2022

Will You Be in the Know During an Emergency?

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Emergencies can happen at any time. They can affect one home, a few streets, or the entire City. Are you set up to be informed when seconds count?

How to Ensure You Will Be Notified in an Emergency

The City of Hudson uses many platforms to contact citizens ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 6, 2022

Hudson Clock Tower to Receive Extensive Repairs in the Coming Months

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Hudson City Council recently toured the inside of the Hudson Clock Tower, Hudson’s most recognizable landmark (see photos below). Council voted on June 21 to authorize the needed repairs that will allow the clock hands to function again, among other maint...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 7, 2022

Ellsworth Meadows Golf Club Recognized for Environmental Excellence

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Ellsworth Meadows Golf Club has obtained its designation as a "Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary” through the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses, an Audubon International program.

Participation is designed to help course pers...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 29, 2022

The Hudson Senior Network Offers Exciting Summer Programs

Seniors

HUDSON, OH (June 29, 2022) – The Hudson Senior Network has announced an exciting program lineup for seniors (over age 60) this summer. All regular Senior events are held on Wednesdays at 11:30 a.m. in the Hudson City Hall community room at 1140 Terex Road...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 7, 2022

**FOUND** HPD Assisting Family Search for 16-Year-Old

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***UPDATE: The missing juvenile Henry Bate Agbor-Baiyee Jr. has been found and HPD will be reuniting him with his parents.***

The Hudson Police Department is assisting the family of a 16-year-old male who voluntarily left his home sometime in the morning o...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 7, 2022

Learn to Kayak and Paddleboard at Hudson Springs Park

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Have you always wanted to learn how to kayak? Or maybe you’ve kayaked before, but would like instruction on proper kayaking or paddleboarding techniques? Now you can learn in your own backyard. The Friends of Hudson Parks, in cooperation with Kent State U...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: July 7, 2022

Friends of Hudson Parks - 2022 Summer Activities

Storywalk

Children and adults alike can find plenty to do while enjoying Hudson’s parks, including the Geocaching Adventure, Playground Palooza, summer education programs, and the Story Walks at Veterans Way Park and Bicentennial Woods.

Playground Palooza

A...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 28, 2022

Arrive Alive Program Returns for the July 4 Holiday Weekend

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AKRON, Ohio (June 28, 2022) – Summit County Prosecutor Sherri Bevan Walsh announced the return of her successful Arrive Alive program for the July 4 holiday weekend to help keep drunk or impaired drivers off the road. “Arrive Alive&...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 28, 2022

We’re Hiring! Part-Time Properties Maintenance Technicians

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

Part-Time Properties Maintenance Technician - Cemetery Division or Parks Division

  • Hourly Pay Range: $15.77 - $20.33 
  • Part-time
  • Routine hous...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 28, 2022

Hudson’s Local Businesses Celebrate with Ribbon Cuttings

Nestle staff celebrate one-year anniversary

AAA Hudson, Nestle Toll House Café by Chips, Hudson Meadows, and Job Squad Hudson celebrated grand openings, open houses, and ribbon cuttings in May and June. 

AAA Hudson on West Streetsboro Street celebrated its newly remodeled locatio...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Annual Black Bear Migration Has Begun

Bear 2021

It's that time of year! The annual bear migration through Hudson has begun, with a confirmed black bear sighting at Hudson Springs Park. (Photo is from last year's sighting). It is common for young black bears to travel great distances i...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 24, 2022

17 W. Streetsboro St. Demolition Begins 6/27; Lane Closure in the Evenings

Road Work Ahead Sign

Demolition of the 17 W. Streetsboro Street building is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. on Monday, June 27. Work performed between 2 p.m. and 9 p.m. will be restricted to the site. Between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m., there will be a lane closure on East and West Stree...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from June 21, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the June 21, 2022 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 position of City Manager

Proclamatio...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Branch Collection Program Complete Following June 1 Storm

Branch Collection Complete

The City has officially completed the Branch Collection Program in all areas following the June 1 storm. If you have additional debris that needs removed, please contact your trash hauler or landscape company to provide pick up. Thank you to our dedicated...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 22, 2022

HPP Lineworkers and Other Public Power Communities Inducted into AMP Hall of Fame

HPP Lineman Proclamation

At the June 21, 2022 City Council meeting, Mayor Jeff Anzevino recognized Hudson Public Power (HPP) Lineworkers and those from all public power communities as they are formally inducted into the American Municipal Power Inc. Wall of Fame. 

HPP lin...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 22, 2022

Get Your 2022 Independence Day Fireworks Celebration Details Here!

Hudson Headlines 2022 Fireworks

The 2022 Independence Day Fireworks Celebration is just over a week away! Join us July 1 at Barlow Farm Park for food trucks, tacos, fireworks, and community - what better way to celebrate! Watch the video below to learn how you can make the most of your ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 22, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from June 14, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the Tuesday, June 14, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

Council entered executive session to interview an applicant for the position of City Man...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 22, 2022

New Ohio Fireworks Law Goes into Effect July 1

New Fireworks Law

HUDSON, OH (June 22, 2022) – With the passage of Ohio House Bill 172 which goes into effect 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 specifi...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 16, 2022

Council Moves to Repeal Fairmount Properties Legislation

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Since enacting legislation to authorize a Purchase and Sale Agreement for the Downtown Phase II property in December 2021, Fairmount Properties and the City have not been able to collectively reach a purchase agreement and site design that aligns with the...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 16, 2022

City Offers Water Metering Program for Private Water Wells

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Hudson’s Public Works Department will be offering a water metering program for Hudson residents with private water wells that are currently using Summit County Sanitary Sewer Service. Metering how much well water is used could potentially reduce...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 15, 2022

Brief Outage Planned for Downtown/Historic District Area June 16 at 5 AM

Power Outage

The areas of downtown Hudson / the Historic District that experienced power outages on Tuesday and Wednesday will experience a momentary outage at 5 a.m. on Thursday, June 16 for approximately 10 minutes. Why? Hudson Public Power took measures to repair t...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 10, 2022

Division Street Storm Sewer Improvement Project Begins June 13

Road Work Ahead Sign

Residents will see work begin on the Division Street Storm Sewer Improvement Project on Monday, June 13 through mid-August. The project, located between E. Main St. and College St., consists of two phases that will interrupt traffic. The first phase inclu...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 8, 2022

City Seeks Applicants for Comprehensive Plan Steering Committee

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Hudson City Council is now accepting applications for participation on the Comprehensive Plan Steering Committee. Applications will be accepted through June 30, 2022.

The City’s Comprehensive Plan is a guiding document, directed by residents and ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 8, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from June 7, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the June 7, 2022 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 position of City Manager.

Proclamatio...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: June 2, 2022

Latest Updates from 6/1/22 Storm

Updates

FRIDAY UPDATE

The majority of Hudson Public Power outages have been restored, with the exception of some isolated issues. If you are still experiencing an outage, please call Public Works at 330-342-1750 by 4 p.m. today. Though we are aware of many of the ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 31, 2022

South Darrow Sidewalk Project Lane Closure Begins June 1

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UPDATE: This construction has been moved to the week of June 6 due to the weather forecast for this week. The change in schedule is also weather dependent.

The construction of the new bike lane for the South Darrow Sidewalk Project (between Georgetown Road...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 31, 2022

FirstEnergy Vegetation Management In Progress

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FirstEnergy will be conducting annual vegetation management aerial patrols throughout Summit County on Tuesday, May 31. These patrols are intended to identify conditions that may be a threat to the safety and reliability of the transmission lines. The hel...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from May 24, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the Tuesday, May 24, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

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

Corr...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 24, 2022

HPP Customers May See Increase in April Bill

How to Pay Your HPP and Hudson Water Bills (2)

Hudson Public Power customers may see an increase in their April electric bills. What is the driver behind the increases? Several transmission lines that deliver the power from generation plants across the grid to Northeast Ohio have been out of ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Remember Hudsonites Who Made the Ultimate Sacrifice

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As you pass by the Clock Tower Green, you will see a multitude of signs lining the walkway. These signs are part of the Memorial Day Walk and have been placed in memory of Hudsonites who lost their lives in service to our country. We encourage you to stop...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Hometown's Own: Scott Sabol Tours Hudson

Scott Sabol

Fox 8's Scott Sabol takes a tour of Hudson, his hometown, and reminisces about growing up here while observing how the City has changed and grown over the years. Scott talks with Hudson's Economic Development Director Jim Stifler about t...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Sanitation Schedule Week of May 30

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The trash and recycling schedule will be delayed by one day due to the Memorial Day holiday.

  • Monday, May 30: Holiday - No Pickup
  • Tuesday, May 31: Southeast Quadrant
  • Wednesday, June 1: Southwest Quadrant
  • Thursday, June 2: Northwest Quadrant
  • Friday, June 3: Nort...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 24, 2022

City Offices Closed Memorial Day

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City offices will be closed on Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day. Regular office hours will resume on Tuesday, May 31.

City News & Updates
Posted on: May 17, 2022

Annual Asphalt Resurfacing Program Update

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We're making progress! Ten roadway segments have been resurfaced so far, with six more milled in preparation for asphalt next week. These roadways are part of the 2022 Asphalt Resurfacing Program, with many more to come. 

Here's ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Trucks Hauling Dirt to Prepare for Tennis/Pickleball Courts

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You may see significant truck traffic hauling dirt from Barlow Community Center Dam Project to Barlow Farm Park (Ravenna St. to Stow Rd. to Barlow Rd.) during the next couple weeks. The dirt is being stockpiled at the front of the park in preparation for ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 19, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from May 17, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the May 17, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Proclamation

  • Special Recognition for Poppy Days. Mayor Anzevino proclaimed May 20th and May 21st as Poppy Days in Hudson, ...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 18, 2022

City Seeks Communications Intern

Communications Intern

Communications Intern Position

City of Hudson1140 Terex RoadHudson, Ohio 44236 

Dates:              June 13, 2022, through October 30, 2022

Hours:       &n...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from May 10, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the Tuesday, May 10, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Correspondence and Council Comments

  • Council asked that a discussion about the Owen Brown Street underpass b...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Owen Brown Street Milling and Patching Under RR Scheduled for Friday

Owen Brown Patching under rr

The Asphalt Program contractor is planning to mill and patch Owen Brown Street under the railroad tracks the afternoon of Friday, May 13. The road will be closed for a short time during this work. Detour signs will be posted. Thank you for your patience d...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Meet Mayor Jeffrey Anzevino!

Mayor Interview

Hudson's new Mayor Jeff Anzevino recently stopped by the HCTV studio to chat about family, his career, and his desire to help others and the community. Watch the video below to get to know Mayor Anzevino!

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Hudson Area K Project Underway

Area K Map

Working with the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District (NEORSD), Summit County Department of Sanitary Sewer Services (DSSS) secured a $500,000 grant to study and remove the sources of stormwater entering the collection system from private property for th...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 9, 2022

City Thanks All for Making Earth Week a Success

Earth Week Chalk Art - Sustainable is attainable - Earth Week

The City of Hudson and Environmental Awareness Committee (EAC) thanks everyone who made the first annual Hudson Earth Week a success. Weeknight panel discussions culminated with a well-attended City Hall event on April 23, including vendors, an electric a...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Hudson Public Power Recognized for Reliable Electric Service to the Community

HPP

Hudson Public Power (HPP) has received national recognition for achieving exceptional electric reliability in 2021. The recognition comes from the American Public Power Association (APPA), a trade group that represents more than 2,000 not-for-profit, comm...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 5, 2022

City Council Meeting Highlights from May 3, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the May 3, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Proclamation

  • Mayor Anzevino proclaimed May 1, 2022, as “Lemonade Day” in Hudson, recognizing Seton Cath...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 3, 2022

Upcoming Activities for Seniors

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Don’t miss out on our upcoming Senior Events! You can register by email at hudsonohseniors@gmail.com, by calling (330) 342-1852, or online at www.hudson.oh.us/Seniors.

May 11 - Interviews with WWII Veterans (Lunch & Learn)PLEASE NOTE LOCATION...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: May 3, 2022

New E-Waste Recycling Bin at Hudson City Hall

E-Waste Collection Bin

The City of Hudson is proud to announce the installation of an e-waste recycling bin in the back parking lot of Hudson City Hall, 1140 Terex Road, Hudson. In partnership with Summit e-Waste Recycling Solutions, the City is offering the e-waste recycling b...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 28, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from April 26, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the Tuesday, April 26, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Correspondence and Council Comments

  • Council thanked all those who were involved in making the City’s Eart...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 26, 2022

Mayor Anzevino Helps Celebrate Disability Book Week

Mayor Anzevino and kindergartener Isabella hold the book Super Special Magic Shoes

Mayor Anzevino visited the Hudson Preschool Parents Children's Fair this past weekend to help celebrate Disability Book Week. He met McDowell student Isabella Higgins who is the main character in her mom Megan’s children’s boo...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 26, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from April 19, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the April 19, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings.

Recognition of Mayor Anzevino

  • To meet the time requirement required by the City Charter for appointment of a Mayor, Jeff Anzevino ...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 26, 2022

City Hires Marshal Pitchford as City Solicitor

Marshal Pitchford

The City of Hudson has hired Marshal Pitchford of the firm DiCaudio, Pitchford & Yoder as City Solicitor. Mr. Pitchford starts with the City on May 1.

Mr. Pitchford has over two decades of experience in the practice of public law, government relations,...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 19, 2022

Council Accepting Applications for Openings on AHBR and Tree Commission

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City Council is currently accepting applications for openings on the Architectural and Historic Board of Review (AHBR) and Tree Commission. AHBR applications will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. on Friday, April 29. Tree Commission applications will be accept...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 20, 2022

City Saddened by the Death of Former Council Member J. Dan Williams

Dan Williams

The City of Hudson is saddened to hear of the passing of former Hudson City Councilman Dr. J. Dan Williams. Dan was a dedicated At-Large council member, a true friend to the City of Hudson, and a person who believed in service to his community.

Dr. William...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 20, 2022

We're Hiring - City Manager

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The City of Hudson is currently conducting a nationwide search to fill the position of City Manager. Council directed staff to establish a committee consisting of some staff members and 2-3 Council members to narrow down the applicants who would be interv...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 19, 2022

Did You Know Hudson First Responders are Some of the Most Highly Trained in the Area?

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Chief Jerry Varnes recently presented an overview of Hudson Fire and EMS to City Council. Chief Varnes explained the common misconception that can come with the designation "volunteer department." He emphasized that both Hudson's Fire and EMS ar...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 19, 2022

HPD Welcomes Three New Patrol Officers

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Yesterday, three new officers were sworn in by At-Large Council member Chris Banweg as Patrol Officers with the Hudson Police Department. 

Officer Lee Allen joins us from the City of Kent Police Department with more than fifteen years of experienc...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 19, 2022

We're Hiring - Assistant City Engineer

We're Hiring! Assistant City Engineer. Apply by May 3 www.hudson.oh.us/HumanResources.

The City of Hudson is currently accepting applications for the position of Assistant City Engineer. An Assistant City Engineer performs highly responsible, professional engineering work involved with transportation, traffic and/or utility-related engineer...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 16, 2022

Construction Updates for Week of 4/18

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Annual Asphalt Program Scheduled to Begin April 18

The City’s annual Asphalt Resurfacing Program is scheduled to begin the week of April 18, starting with milling. Motorists will see resurfacing work this year on North Oviatt Street, Church Stree...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 14, 2022

Council Special Meeting and Workshop Highlights from April 12, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the April 12, 2022 City Council Special Meeting and Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Special Meeting

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to discuss the employment o...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 14, 2022

Come Share Your Experience with Organ Donation During National Donate Life Month

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April is National Donate Life month! At the April 19 Council Meeting, Council will recognize this important mission and residents who have been impacted by the gift of organ donations, whether it be through donating a loved one's organs, having b...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Hudson City Council Appoints Jeffrey Anzevino as Mayor

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HUDSON, OH (April 12, 2022) – At the April 12, 2022 Special Meeting, Hudson City Council appointed Jeffrey Anzevino as Mayor to fill the position vacated by former Mayor Craig Shubert. Mayor Anzevino will preside over his first Council meeting t...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Hudson Headlines: 2022 Capital Projects

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Each year, the City of Hudson puts together a capital projects plan to improve Hudson's infrastructure. These projects include major road projects, sidewalk and trail improvements, storm water and water projects, traffic projects, and many more. ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 12, 2022

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 12, 2022

HPD Conducting Training April 13; June 14, 15, 17

Metro SWAT

On April 13, Hudson Police Department, along with Metro Swat and the US Marshals Violent Fugitive Task Force, will be conducting training in Hudson at 5257 and 5153 Darrow Road. Training will also take place on June 14, 15, and 17. The training will invol...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Council Member Kowalski to Hold Open Forum April 20

Ward Open Forum

At-Large Council Member Nicole Kowalski will hold an Open Forum on Wednesday, April 20 from 7 - 8 p.m. at Town Hall Council Chambers. This is an opportunity for residents to ask questions and give feedback on current initiatives.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from April 5, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the April 5, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

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

Appointment of Clerk of Co...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 5, 2022

Hudson Earns Tree City USA Growth Award

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Hudson received a 2021 Tree City USA Growth Award by the Arbor Day Foundation to honor its commitment to effective urban forest management. The City also was named a 2021 Tree City USA for the 42nd year in a row.

A Growth Award is bestowed to a community a...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: April 5, 2022

Spring Hydrant Flushing Begins April 11

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The City is conducting spring fire hydrant flushing throughout Hudson beginning April 11 through April 24. 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: April 4, 2022

We Want to Hear From You - City Ward Redistricting Based on 2020 Census

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Based on the 2020 Census, Hudson saw a population increase from 22,262 in 2010 to 23,110. When the population increases or decreases, redistricting is often required to ensure the population within Hudson City Wards are similar in number. The City has one...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 30, 2022

Celebrate Earth Week April 18-23

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The City of Hudson is celebrating Earth Week, April 18-23, 2022, with a week-long series of events highlighting gardening, storm water management, recycling, biodiversity, renewable energy, and much more. There is something for everyone throughout the wee...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Check Out the 2022 Budget in Brief

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Check out this year's Budget in Brief! This report highlights the key components of the City's approved budget and provides a basic understanding of the City's major revenues, expenses, and capital improvements planned for the y...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 28, 2022

South Darrow Sidewalk Project Begins This Week

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This week, the contractor will be on site to begin laying out the path of the sidewalk and underground work for the South Darrow Sidewalk Project (between Corporate Drive and Norton Road). Construction will begin the week of April 4 and last for approxima...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 28, 2022

City Council Special Meeting and Workshop Highlights from March 22, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the March 22 City Council Special Meeting and Workshop. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings.

Special Meeting

Executive Session

Council entered executive session to interview applicants for various Boards &...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 22, 2022

Parking Terrace Closures to Take Place Beginning March 28

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Concrete patch work is currently taking place on the upper deck of the parking terrace. On March 28, half of the upper deck will be closed for three days for cleaning and sealing. After this work is complete, the other half will be closed (April 4-6). At ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 22, 2022

City Selects Republic Services as Preferred Hauler for Three-Year Contract

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City Council has approved a new three-year contract, beginning April 1, 2022, with Republic Services as the City’s Preferred Trash and Recycling Hauler. The purpose of the Preferred Hauler Program is to offer quality services at lower prices to ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 23, 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 22, 2022

Council Increases Reimbursement Amount for Mailbox Damage

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In the event your mailbox is damaged by a snowplow or other City of Hudson equipment, Council has increased the reimbursement amount a property owner receives from up to $100 to up to $200 per incident.

How Do I Receive Reimbursement?

Ideally, within 24 hou...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 22, 2022

Homeowners May Be Eligible for a Reduced Fire Insurance Premium

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Did you know that you might be eligible for a reduction in your homeowner’s fire insurance premium? Insurance companies determine premiums they charge a homeowner based on many factors. While most factors do not change over time, some do. If you...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 22, 2022

Help Provide a Cleaner, Healthier, and Safer Energy Supply with EcoSmart Choice

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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 energy facil...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 22, 2022

We're Hiring - Construction Technician and Part-Time Paramedic

Construction Technician

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: March 22, 2022

Help Conserve Water & Lower Your Bill!

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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 22, 2022

Statewide Tornado Drill Reminds Us to Be Prepared for Emergencies

Statewide Tornado Drill

UPDATE 4:33 PM: The Statewide Tornado Drill previously scheduled for Wednesday, March 23 at 9:50 a.m. as part of Severe Weather Awareness Week has been cancelled due to the potential for severe weather. This is still a good time to review your emergency p...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 18, 2022

City Council Meeting Highlight from March 15, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the March 15, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Public Comments

  • No public comments.

Council Comments

  • A Council member mentioned they received an email from a residen...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 18, 2022

Tree Clearing Along Middleton and Stow Roads Begins 3/21

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UPDATE 3/25/22: The contractor will continue clearing trees on Middleton Road this week between Valley View Road and High Point Park. Residents should expect minimal delays, as the tree contractor has begun to drop larger diameter trees that may consist o...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 16, 2022

Gas Line Relocation Work on SR 91 Begins March 16

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Today, March 16, Dominion is beginning gas line relocation work on SR 91 from Stoney Hill Drive south to Barlow Road. The work will last approximately 10 weeks. Two-way traffic will be maintained with construction barrels throughout most of the work. Alte...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 10, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from March 8, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the March 8, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session 

Council entered executive session to consider applicants for boards and commissions.&nbs...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Prune Oak Trees Only November-March to Prevent Spread of Oak Wilt

Oak Wilt

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: March 7, 2022

City Council Meeting Highlights from March 1, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the March 1, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Proclamation

  • Special Recognition of Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month.
  • Special Recognition proclaiming the w...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 7, 2022

Park Board Considers Converting Dog Run to Wildflower Meadow at Hudson Springs

HSP Recommended Meadow Map Revised

The Hudson Park Board is considering a proposal to convert a one-acre lawn area used as a dog run to a wildflower meadow in Hudson Springs Park. The goal is to create and implement a management plan that will allow for natural/native site restoration, bio...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 1, 2022

2022 State of the City Address

2022 State of the City - FINAL 2

Last week, Assistant City Manager Thom Sheridan delivered the 2022 State of the City Address. Sheridan focused on the economic development success Hudson saw in 2021, as well as the strong financial foundation the City continues to cultivate. Looking ahea...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 25, 2022

Hudson Awarded $4.6 Million in Funding for Projects from AMATS

SR 91 and Terex

The Akron Metropolitan Area Transportation Study (AMATS) has awarded Hudson more than $4.6 million in funding for local highway, resurfacing, adaptive traffic signals, and bike/pedestrian projects in 2022.

A Surface Transportation Block Grant (STBG) of $40...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 25, 2022

HCTV Launches New Mobile App

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Thanks to the efforts of a dedicated and creative group of students from the Kent State University School of Emerging Media and Technology (EMAT), Hudson Community Television (HCTV) programming is now available on mobile devices via a web-based app. Now e...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: March 1, 2022

City Council Special Meeting and Workshop Highlights from February 22, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the February 22, 2022 City Council Special Meeting and Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Special Meeting

  • Council appointed Thomas Sheridan as Clerk of Council Pro Tempore.

Public Co...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 25, 2022

Hudson City Manager Reaches Mutually Agreed Upon Separation from the City

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HUDSON, OH (February 22, 2022) – Hudson City Council President Chris Foster announced on February 22, 2022 that Jane Howington, Hudson’s City Manager, has reached a mutually agreed upon separation of employment with the City. Howington...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 18, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from February 15, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the February 15, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Public Comments

  • A number of individuals spoke against Council’s legislation that was on last week&rsquo...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 17, 2022

Council Members Banweg and Heater to Hold Open Forum February 23

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At-Large Council Members Chris Banweg & Karen Heater will hold an Open Forum on Wednesday, February 23 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 & give ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 15, 2022

Mayor Resigns; Council Seeking Applicants

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Mayor Craig Shubert notified the City that he has resigned as Mayor of the City of Hudson, effective Monday, February 14, 2022. Mayor Shubert served the City of Hudson for two years and two months. The City of Hudson thanks Mayor Shubert for his service a...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 14, 2022

Hudson Mayor Announces Resignation

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HUDSON, OH (February 14, 2022) – Today, Mayor Craig Shubert notified the City that he has resigned as Mayor of the City of Hudson.

“City Council appreciates the time and dedication that Mayor Shubert has put in to serving the citizens o...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 7, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from February 1, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the February 1, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Honorary Resolution

  • Resolution honoring Kent State University School of Emerging Media & Technology (EMAT), HCTV, ...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 2, 2022

Hudson Headlines - Snow Plowing in Hudson

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Ohio has already thrown us some significant winter weather this year, with even more on the way. Our Hudson Snow Team is always prepped and ready to clear the roads to keep our residents and those traveling through Hudson safe. Watch the video below to fi...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 1, 2022

Prepare for Winter Weather Coming This Week

Hudson Snow Plow

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch (UPDATE: This has been upgraded to a Winter Storm Warning) in effect from Wednesday evening through Friday morning. Heavy mixed precipitation is possible, including ice, snow, and sleet, with to...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: February 1, 2022

Merry Mulch Program Continues Despite Delays

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The City's contractor is doing their best to finish up the final round of the Merry Mulch Program after winter weather caused delays in the last couple weeks. The second and final round of pick up is in progress but may need to extend into the we...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 31, 2022

City Council Workshop Highlights from January 25, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the Tuesday, January 25 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Council Comments 

  • None.

Discussion Items

  • Hudson Snapshot. The Hudson Snapshot report has been...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 28, 2022

Soil Sampling on Middleton and Stow Roads Week of January 31

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As part of the Middleton Road and Stow Road Sidewalk Project, the City will be collecting soil samples beginning the week of January 31, weather permitting. The City's design consultant will be taking samples from front yards along Middleton Road...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 28, 2022

Soil & Pavement Sampling Along SR 303 & Stow Rd Rescheduled for Week of Jan. 31

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Beginning the week of January 31, the City will be collecting pavement and soil samples along Stow Road and SR 303 in preparation for upcoming sidewalk projects. This work was rescheduled from the original date of the week of January 17 due to weather. Sa...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 27, 2022

How Hudson Prepares in Advance for Emergency Incidents

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Emergencies can happen at any time. They can affect one home, a few streets, or the entire City. Whether it is a flood or tornado, the City of Hudson is prepared for an active response. Because it is impossible to know when disaster will strike or what ty...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 21, 2022

Holiday Lights Recycling Drive is a Roaring Success

Holiday Lights Recycling Drive Results

Hudson residents donated 800 pounds of broken or used holiday lights to be recycled, with the proceeds going to support the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo’s lion and cheetah conservation program in Tanzania. 

The Environmental Awareness Committee (EAC),...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 20, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from January 18, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the January 18, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to interview Community Television Advisory Committee applicants an...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Help Reduce the Impact of Salt on the Environment

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If you're reaching for the deicing salt to make your driveway and sidewalks passable, review these tips so you can help reduce the impact of salt on the environment. Choose the right S.A.L.T.!

STUFF: Road salt (sodium chloride) only works above 15...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Keep Sidewalks Clear of Snow and Ice

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Please remember that City Ordinance requires all residents to clear their walkways and sidewalks of snow and ice so pedestrians can walk safely throughout the community. Thank you for helping to ensure safe travel throughout Hudson! For more info, visit w...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Soil and Pavement Sampling Along SR 303 and Stow Road Week of January 17

Beginning the week of January 17, the City will be collecting pavement and soil samples along Stow Road and SR 303 in preparation for upcoming sidewalk projects. Sampling will take approximately four days to complete. One lane of traffic may be occupied b...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from January 11, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the Tuesday, January 11, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to interview Cemetery Board applicants and consider...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 13, 2022

HPD Food and Gift Drive Generates Donations for Those in Need

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The Hudson Police Department (HPD) 2021 Annual Holiday Food and Gift Drive was a great success, bringing in approximately 386 toys and $2,700 in gift cards that were donated to local people and children in need.   

In November, HPD began ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Don't Fall for Utility Scams

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Hudson Public Power (HPP) customers have been receiving calls from scammers demanding the customer pay their bill immediately on the phone to avoid service shutoff. These calls are not from the City of Hudson.

When legitimately contacted by the City of Hud...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Hudson Named in Top 20 Safest Cities in Ohio!

Safest Cities 2021

The City of Hudson claimed the #12 spot in the Safest Cities in Ohio report by SafeWise!

The organization reviewed the most up-to-date FBI crime statistics data to come up with the Safest Cities in Ohio, 2021. View the methodology here.

Hudson is proud to b...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from January 4, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the January 4, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to interview applicants for the Environmental Awareness Committee.

M...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 5, 2022

Early to Mid-January Senior Events Cancelled; Schedule to Resume Jan. 24

Senior Events

Please note that the Hudson Senior Network has cancelled most early and mid-January senior events. The regular schedule is expected to resume with the January 24 Movement Monday class. Please visit www.hudson.oh.us/Seniors for the event schedule and updat...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: January 4, 2022

In-Person Public Meetings Week of January 3

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Though City facilities remain closed this week, all public meetings will still be held in-person at Town Hall in accordance with the Ohio Sunshine Laws:

  • Tonight: City Council Meeting | 6 p.m. (early start for interviews in executive session; regular order ...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 28, 2021

A Look Back at Hudson for 2021

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As 2021 comes to a close, we share a heartfelt thank you to the residents of Hudson, the volunteers who support the City, and to our City of Hudson staff. The list of projects and events completed in 2021 is plentiful. With the dedication of many people, ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 22, 2021

Show Us Hudson Through Your Eyes!

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Whether it's spring, summer, fall, or winter, all seasons are beautiful in Hudson. We want to see YOUR favorite Hudson places throughout the seasons. Submit your photos at https://LetsTalk.hudson.oh.us/photos-of-hudson and you may see the...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 21, 2021

Let It Snow!

Hudson Snow Plow

Wintery weather is upon us this time of year which can make driving around Hudson and Northeast Ohio challenging. Read below for a few tips to help make your drive safer this winter. For more information, visit www.hudson.oh.us/SnowCommand

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 20, 2021

Recycle Your Christmas Tree with the Merry Mulch Program

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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 3 through January 28, 2022. Trees MUST be placed in the tree la...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 21, 2021

Council Workshop Highlights from December 14, 2021

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the December 14, 2021 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to interview applicants for Planning Commission.

Council Com...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 19, 2021

UPDATE: Boil Alert Lifted

Stow Water System within Hudson

UPDATE 12/20/21 10:50 AM: The City of Stow has notified us that the boil alert that affected Stow Water and Akron Water customers south of Terex Road, including Hudson Drive, has been lifted. The water is now safe to drink.

Stow has issued a boil alert. &a...

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Posted on: December 14, 2021

HCTV Names Studio After Frank Youngwerth

Frank Youngwerth Studio Dedication

Host and producer of Good Day in Hudson (GDH) since 2000, Frank Youngwerth has warmly welcomed hundreds of guests representing all aspects of the Hudson community. Each year his show has honored a Good Day in Hudson Citizen of the Year.

For the tireless ef...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 10, 2021

We're Hiring!

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

Broadband IT Specialist

Are we a match?

  • Are you a team player who proactively resolves issues?
  • Can think critically and prioritize technical issues?
  • Working knowledge of VLANs, routing, ...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 10, 2021

Leaf Program Extended Through Week of December 13

2021 Leaf Program Extended

The Residential Leaf Collection Program is being extended into the week of December 13 for a fourth and final round of pick-up due to inclement weather. To participate in the fourth and final pick-up, please read all the details below:

  • For ALL quadrants: A...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 8, 2021

Welcome to New Council Members!

City Council Swearing in Dec 7 2021

At the December 7 City Council meeting, Mayor Craig A. Shubert swore in new At-Large City Councilmembers Chris Banweg and Karen Heater and returning At-Large Councilmember Nicole Kowalski. All three members will serve four-year terms on Hudson City Counci...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 10, 2021

Council Meeting Highlights from December 7, 2021

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the December 7, 2021 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

In Memory of the Attack on Pearl Harbor

The Mayor asked for a moment of silence to honor those fallen and injured in t...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 9, 2021

The Hudson Police Department Raises Over $3,000 for Charity

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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: November 29, 2021

12/10/21 Leaf Collection Update

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12/10/21 UPDATE:

The Residential Leaf Collection Program is being extended into the week of December 13 for a fourth and final round of pick-up due to inclement weather. To participate in the fourth and final pick-up, please read all the details below:

  • For...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: December 1, 2021

Hudson Public Power Announces 2022 American Municipal Power Scholarship Program

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American Municipal Power, Inc. (AMP) has announced the availability of up to 10 $3,000 one-time scholarships available for graduating high school students.

Recipients will be announced in the spring for up to five Lyle B. Wright and up to five Richard H. G...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 24, 2021

Recycle Old Holiday Lights This Season!

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Broken lights? Burnt bulbs? Spread holiday cheer by helping the environment this year. Hudson’s Environmental Awareness Committee and select Hudson merchants are teaming up to host a Holiday Lights Recycling Drive from December 3 – January 7. Drop your ol...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Council Meeting Highlights from November 16, 2021

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the November 16, 2021 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Honorary Resolution

  • Resolution thanking Barbara VanBlarcum for her service to the community.

Special Recognition

  • Specia...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 17, 2021

New Tennis and Pickleball Courts Planned for Summer 2022

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Dust off your rackets and paddles in preparation for a new Tennis and Pickleball Court Complex scheduled for construction at Barlow Farm Park in the summer of 2022!

As we move forward with these plans, the City wants your input on the project. Don&rsqu...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 22, 2021

HFD is Looking for Volunteer Firefighters

HFD Patch

We're looking for neighbors, not just heroes, to join our volunteer fire department. Make a difference in your community!

Are you ready to serve?

  • Either residency within the City of Hudson or at least 32 hours per week of employment within the City.
  • Minimum ...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 12, 2021

Council Meeting and Workshop Highlights from November 9, 2021

Council Highlights

HUDSON, OH (November 10, 2021) – Following is a summary of the November 9, 2021 City Council special Council Meeting and regular Workshop. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Proclamations

  • Special Recognition of P...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 9, 2021

State Route 303 (Hayden to Stone Rd) Sidewalk Survey Work In Progress

Concrete Sidewalk Picture

Surveying is taking place on State Route 303 and Stow Road in preparation for upcoming sidewalk projects (SR 303 from N. Hayden to Stone Road and Stow Road from SR 303 to Hudson Springs Park). The surveyor will be working within the public right-of-way, s...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 5, 2021

Join the Hudson Community in Celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week November 8-14!

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Hudson’s celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW), November 8-14, returns for the eighth consecutive year! GEW is the world’s largest international celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch businesses that brin...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 5, 2021

Hudson vs. Walsh Playoff Football Game Friday, November 5

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The Hudson vs. Walsh playoff football game on Friday, November 5 will be LIVE on the Hudson Community TV Facebook page. Due to OHSAA regulations, the game cannot be broadcast live on the usual HCTV Community Channel 1021. The game will replay on ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 5, 2021

Hudson Seniors - We Want to Hear From You!

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Are you a Hudson senior looking for fun and educational things to do? Our Hudson Senior Network wants your input as they plan their activities and events for 2022. The Hudson Senior Network is a group of caring volunteers who encourage social connections ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 3, 2021

November 2, 2021 Hudson Council At-Large Election Results

November 2 Election Results

Congratulations to our re-elected At-Large City Council member Nicole Kowalski, and to our newly elected At-Large Council members Chris Banweg and Karen Heater! They will be sworn in on Tuesday, December 7 to begin their 4-year terms. They will join Ward ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 4, 2021

Summit County DOSSS Work on Norton Road

SR 91 Norton Slow

The Summit County Department of Sanitary Sewer Services is performing repair work on Norton Road from Stow Road to 2487 Norton Road. This is a county repair and not City of Hudson work. The City will make sure all disturbed areas are restored.

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City News & Updates
Posted on: November 3, 2021

Scam Alert!

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Hudson residents have been receiving calls from scammers demanding the customer pay their electric bill immediately to avoid service shutoff. In one instance, a resident was contacted and the scammer demanded they pay their American Electric Power (AEP) b...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 27, 2021

Hudson vs. Lakeside Playoff Football Game Friday, October 29

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The Hudson vs. Lakeside playoff football game on Friday, October 29 will be LIVE on the Hudson Community TV Facebook page. Due to OHSAA regulations, the game cannot be broadcast live on the usual HCTV Community Channel 1021. The game will replay&...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 27, 2021

Hudson Police Share Holiday Spirit with Food and Gift Drive

Holiday Food and Gift Drive 2021 HPD

A letter from Hudson Police Chief Perry Tabak:

The Hudson Police Department is bringing back the Holiday Food and Gift Drive! Beginning Monday, November 1, we will be issuing Holiday Food and Gift Drive vouchers in lieu of traffic tickets and typical writt...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 27, 2021

City Seeks Comments on Middleton Road / Stow Road Sidewalk Plan

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The City of Hudson is planning a new sidewalk project on Middleton Road from Valley View Road to High Point Park and on Stow Road from Middleton Road to the Twinsburg Township Corporate line. The project is being designed now and is scheduled to be constr...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 27, 2021

City-wide Trick or Treat is Sunday, 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. Here are tips  from Safe Kids Worldwide to keep our trick or treaters safe this Halloween:

 

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 26, 2021

Akron Metro RTA Reimagine Metro Plan Will Eliminate Most Bus Stops in Hudson

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HUDSON, OH (October 26, 2021) – The Akron Metro RTA’s new Reimagine Metro Transit Service Plan essentially eliminates all bus stops in Hudson except for those along SR 91. This plan would eliminate the current bus stops on Hudson Drive...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 19, 2021

2021 Residential Leaf Collection Program Begins October 25

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The City is currently prepping the leaf vacuums and trucks for the beginning of the 2021 Residential Leaf Collection Program! The program will begin on October 25 in the Northeast and Southwest quadrants. The Northwest and Southeast quadrants will have th...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 19, 2021

HPD Collecting Unused and Expired Prescription Drugs October 23

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On Saturday, October 23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Hudson Police Department (HPD) and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public the opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, un...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 21, 2021

Council Meeting Highlights from October 19, 2021

Council Highlights

HUDSON, OH (October 20, 2021) –Following is a summary of the October 19 City Council meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Public Hearings

  • Ordinance amending Chapters 1201, 1205, 1206, 1207, 1213 and Append...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 19, 2021

Let's Talk Hudson - We Want to Hear From You!

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The City of Hudson has launched Let's Talk Hudson, a new online engagement site where you can contribute your ideas and feedback on City matters. This is an easy way for all residents to share their thoughts, concerns, or suggestions. Read the fu...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 13, 2021

AMATS Warns About a New October Scare: Pedestrian Crashes

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The Akron Metropolitan Area Transportation Study (AMATS) has identified another October scare for those living in the Greater Akron area: pedestrian-related crashes.   The agency finds that these crashes spike during the month of October compared...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 19, 2021

Public Meeting Scheduled for E. Streetsboro St. / Stow Rd. Sidewalk Plan

Sidewalk Info Advanced

The City of Hudson is planning a new sidewalk project along E. Streetsboro St. (Hayden Pkwy. to Stone Rd.) and along Stow Rd. (E. Streetsboro St. to Hudson Springs Park). The projects are being designed now and are scheduled to be constructed in 2023 and ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Council Workshop Highlights from October 12, 2021

Council Highlights

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

Executive Session

Council entered executive session to consider a personnel matter concerning the appointment of a public employ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Say Hello to ALICE!

ALICE Virtual Assistant

The next time you stop in City Hall, be sure to say hello to ALICE, the City’s new virtual receptionist located in the vestibule at the front entrance. ALICE is a virtual visitor greeting system that allows you to connect with the person or depa...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 7, 2021

Second Public Open House on Fairmount Properties Proposed Phase 2 is October 21

Phase 2 Concept Plan FINAL MAP

Were you unable to attend the first Public Open House about Fairmount Properties' Downtown Phase 2 proposal? The next in-person opportunity to give your feedback about the proposal is October 21. Fairmount Properties has proposed a new, larger He...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: October 7, 2021

Council Meeting Highlights from October 5, 2021

Council Highlights

HUDSON, OH (October 6, 2021) – Following is a summary of the October 5 City Council meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

Council entered executive session to consider a personnel matter c...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 30, 2021

Barlow Road Sidewalk Construction Began This Week

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The construction of the Barlow Road Sidewalk Improvement Project located on the north side of the road, between Nicholson Dr. and Darrow Rd., began this week.

The contractor will be closing Barlow Road to east bound traffic only beginning Monday, October 1...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 30, 2021

We Want to Hear From You!

DTPHII Plan

The City of Hudson has launched Let’s Talk Hudson, a new online engagement site where you can contribute your ideas and feedback on City matters. We will listen to what you say, take your opinions into account, and report back to you on how comm...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 24, 2021

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

Constellation

The City of Hudson has again chosen Constellation to provide residents and small businesses with low-cost natural gas supply following a competitive bidding process. A $4.05 per Mcf rate has been set for gas consumed for the November 2021 through October ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 23, 2021

Council Meeting Highlights from September 21, 2021

Council Highlights

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

Public Hearings

  • A public hearing was held about an ordinance amending sections of the Land Development Code....
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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 22, 2021

First Public Open House on Fairmount Properties Downtown Proposal is September 29

Downtown Phase 2 - Fairmont Conceptual Plan 9-10-2021 (1)

Fairmount Properties has proposed a new, larger Heinen's and housing for the Downtown Phase 2 area, and we want to hear what YOU think about their proposed plan!

The first Public Open House is:

Wednesday, September 29 | 7 p.m.City Hall Community Ro...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 21, 2021

SR 91 North Turn Lane Project is Nearly Done!

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The reconstruction of the northern portion of SR 91 / Darrow Road is nearly completed! The project began in the spring of 2021 and is currently receiving its final coat of asphalt, pavement striping, and cleanup over the next few weeks. It is expected to ...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Council Workshop Highlights from September 14, 2021

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the September 14 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Council Comments

  • Planning Commission Update. The American Fireworks proposed text amendment was tabled to a...
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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 17, 2021

Joint Release from Hudson Police and the Summit County Prosecutor's Office

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AKRON, Ohio (Friday, September 17, 2021) – Following the Hudson Board of Education meeting on September 13, 2021, the Hudson Police Department was made aware of allegations of child pornography within the school district made by Hudson Mayor Cra...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 17, 2021

Fairmount Properties Proposed New, Larger Heinen's and Housing Downtown

Downtown Phase 2 - Fairmont Conceptual Plan 9-10-2021 (1)

HUDSON, OH (September 16, 2021) – At the September 14 City Council Workshop, Fairmount Properties presented a preliminary conceptual plan for a new, larger Heinen’s and quad villas (similar to Villas of Hudson) and lower density town h...

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City News & Updates
Posted on: September 17, 2021

Paving of SR 91 North Turn Lane Project Area Begins 9/20

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

SR 91 North Turn Lane Project Update

Over the past two weeks, the contractor has completed all driveways along the west side of the project and started final grading, seeding, and mulching in all areas of the project.  Over the next two weeks, the...

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City News & Updates

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: July 29, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from July 26, 2022

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Following is a summary of the Tuesday, July 26, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Correspondence and Council Comments

  • Council thanked City staff for completing the lighting project under t...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: July 14, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from July 12, 2022

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Following is a summary of the Tuesday, July 12, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Correspondence and Council Comments

  • None.

Discussion Items

  • Local Media Strategy. Staff presented communicati...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from June 21, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the June 21, 2022 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 position of City Manager

Proclamatio...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: June 22, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from June 14, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the Tuesday, June 14, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

Council entered executive session to interview an applicant for the position of City Man...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: June 8, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from June 7, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the June 7, 2022 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 position of City Manager.

Proclamatio...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from May 24, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the Tuesday, May 24, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

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

Corr...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: May 19, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from May 17, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the May 17, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Proclamation

  • Special Recognition for Poppy Days. Mayor Anzevino proclaimed May 20th and May 21st as Poppy Days in Hudson, ...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from May 10, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the Tuesday, May 10, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Correspondence and Council Comments

  • Council asked that a discussion about the Owen Brown Street underpass b...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: May 5, 2022

City Council Meeting Highlights from May 3, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the May 3, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Proclamation

  • Mayor Anzevino proclaimed May 1, 2022, as “Lemonade Day” in Hudson, recognizing Seton Catholic School’s partic...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: April 28, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from April 26, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the Tuesday, April 26, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Correspondence and Council Comments

  • Council thanked all those who were involved in making the City’s Eart...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: April 26, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from April 19, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the April 19, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings.

Recognition of Mayor Anzevino

  • To meet the time requirement required by the City Charter for appointment of a Mayor, Jeff Anzevino ...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: April 14, 2022

Council Special Meeting and Workshop Highlights from April 12, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the April 12, 2022 City Council Special Meeting and Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Special Meeting

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to discuss the employment o...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from April 5, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the April 5, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

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

Appointment of Clerk of Co...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: March 28, 2022

City Council Special Meeting and Workshop Highlights from March 22, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the March 22 City Council Special Meeting and Workshop. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings.

Special Meeting

Executive Session

Council entered executive session to interview applicants for various Boards &...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: March 18, 2022

City Council Meeting Highlight from March 15, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the March 15, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Public Comments

  • No public comments.

Council Comments

  • A Council member mentioned they received an email from a residen...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: March 10, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from March 8, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the March 8, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session 

Council entered executive session to consider applicants for boards and commissions.&nbs...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: March 7, 2022

City Council Meeting Highlights from March 1, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the March 1, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Proclamation

  • Special Recognition of Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month.
  • Special Recognition proclaiming the w...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: March 1, 2022

City Council Special Meeting and Workshop Highlights from February 22, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the February 22, 2022 City Council Special Meeting and Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Special Meeting

  • Council appointed Thomas Sheridan as Clerk of Council Pro Tempore.

Public Co...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: February 25, 2022

Hudson City Manager Reaches Mutually Agreed Upon Separation from the City

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HUDSON, OH (February 22, 2022) – Hudson City Council President Chris Foster announced on February 22, 2022 that Jane Howington, Hudson’s City Manager, has reached a mutually agreed upon separation of employment with the City. Howington has served in the p...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: February 18, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from February 15, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the February 15, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Public Comments

  • A number of individuals spoke against Council’s legislation that was on last week’s agenda regarding ...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: February 15, 2022

Mayor Resigns; Council Seeking Applicants

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Mayor Craig Shubert notified the City that he has resigned as Mayor of the City of Hudson, effective Monday, February 14, 2022. Mayor Shubert served the City of Hudson for two years and two months. The City of Hudson thanks Mayor Shubert for his service a...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: February 14, 2022

Hudson Mayor Announces Resignation

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HUDSON, OH (February 14, 2022) – Today, Mayor Craig Shubert notified the City that he has resigned as Mayor of the City of Hudson.

“City Council appreciates the time and dedication that Mayor Shubert has put in to serving the citizens of Hudson,” said Huds...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: February 7, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from February 1, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the February 1, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Honorary Resolution

  • Resolution honoring Kent State University School of Emerging Media & Technology (EMAT), HCTV, ...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: January 31, 2022

City Council Workshop Highlights from January 25, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the Tuesday, January 25 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Council Comments 

  • None.

Discussion Items

  • Hudson Snapshot. The Hudson Snapshot report has been...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: January 20, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from January 18, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the January 18, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to interview Community Television Advisory Committee applicants an...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Council Workshop Highlights from January 11, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the Tuesday, January 11, 2022 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to interview Cemetery Board applicants and consider...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Council Meeting Highlights from January 4, 2022

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the January 4, 2022 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to interview applicants for the Environmental Awareness Committee.

M...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: January 4, 2022

In-Person Public Meetings Week of January 3

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Though City facilities remain closed this week, all public meetings will still be held in-person at Town Hall in accordance with the Ohio Sunshine Laws:

  • Tonight: City Council Meeting | 6 p.m. (early start for interviews in executive session; regular order ...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: December 21, 2021

Council Workshop Highlights from December 14, 2021

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the December 14, 2021 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

  • Council entered executive session to interview applicants for Planning Commission.

Council Com...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: December 10, 2021

Council Meeting Highlights from December 7, 2021

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the December 7, 2021 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

In Memory of the Attack on Pearl Harbor

The Mayor asked for a moment of silence to honor those fallen and injured in t...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: December 8, 2021

Welcome to New Council Members!

City Council Swearing in Dec 7 2021

At the December 7 City Council meeting, Mayor Craig A. Shubert swore in new At-Large City Councilmembers Chris Banweg and Karen Heater and returning At-Large Councilmember Nicole Kowalski. All three members will serve four-year terms on Hudson City Counci...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Council Meeting Highlights from November 16, 2021

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the November 16, 2021 City Council Meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Honorary Resolution

  • Resolution thanking Barbara VanBlarcum for her service to the community.

Special Recognition

  • Specia...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: November 12, 2021

Council Meeting and Workshop Highlights from November 9, 2021

Council Highlights

HUDSON, OH (November 10, 2021) – Following is a summary of the November 9, 2021 City Council special Council Meeting and regular Workshop. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Proclamations

  • Special Recognition of Paws of Hon...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: October 21, 2021

Council Meeting Highlights from October 19, 2021

Council Highlights

HUDSON, OH (October 20, 2021) –Following is a summary of the October 19 City Council meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Public Hearings

  • Ordinance amending Chapters 1201, 1205, 1206, 1207, 1213 and Appendix D of th...
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Council Workshop Highlights from October 12, 2021

Council Highlights

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

Executive Session

Council entered executive session to consider a personnel matter concerning the appointment of a public employ...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: October 7, 2021

Council Meeting Highlights from October 5, 2021

Council Highlights

HUDSON, OH (October 6, 2021) – Following is a summary of the October 5 City Council meeting. To watch the meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Executive Session

Council entered executive session to consider a personnel matter concerning ...

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Council News and Updates
Posted on: September 23, 2021

Council Meeting Highlights from September 21, 2021

Council Highlights

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

Public Hearings

  • A public hearing was held about an ordinance amending sections of the Land Development Code....
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Council News and Updates
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Council Workshop Highlights from September 14, 2021

Council Highlights

Following is a summary of the September 14 City Council Workshop. To watch the full meeting, visit www.hudson.oh.us/WatchMeetings

Council Comments

  • Planning Commission Update. The American Fireworks proposed text amendment was tabled to a...
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Council News and Updates

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: August 8, 2022

Parking Terrace Maintenance Resumes August 9

Parking Terrace News Flash

Maintenance on the parking terrace will resume tomorrow, Tuesday, August 9, and will continue throughout this week. Several parking spaces on the top and bottom levels will be closed temporarily. Both levels will remain open to traffic. Thank you for your...

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Road Construction Updates
Posted on: June 10, 2022

Division Street Storm Sewer Improvement Project Begins June 13

Road Work Ahead Sign

Residents will see work begin on the Division Street Storm Sewer Improvement Project on Monday, June 13 through mid-August. The project, located between E. Main St. and College St., consists of two phases that will interrupt traffic. The first phase inclu...

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Road Construction Updates
Posted on: April 16, 2022

Construction Updates for Week of 4/18

Paving

Annual Asphalt Program Scheduled to Begin April 18

The City’s annual Asphalt Resurfacing Program is scheduled to begin the week of April 18, starting with milling. Motorists will see resurfacing work this year on North Oviatt Street, Church Street, Divisio...

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Road Construction Updates
Posted on: March 28, 2022

South Darrow Sidewalk Project Begins This Week

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This week, the contractor will be on site to begin laying out the path of the sidewalk and underground work for the South Darrow Sidewalk Project (between Corporate Drive and Norton Road). Construction will begin the week of April 4 and last for approxima...

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Road Construction Updates

News Flash

Posted on: September 20, 2021

Project Update 9/20/2021

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Over the past two weeks the contractor has completed all driveways along the west side of the project and started final grading, seeding, and mulching in all areas of the project.  Over the next two weeks the contractor will be completing the fin...

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SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project
Posted on: August 30, 2021

Project Update 08/30/2020

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Over the past two weeks the contractor has installed electrical connections, completed pavement base along the west side, linear grading, and installed signs.  Over the next two weeks the contractor will be preparing the pavement for joint fabric...

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SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project
Posted on: August 16, 2021

Project Update 8/16/21

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Over the past two weeks the contractor has completed base and intermediate paving along the east side of the project, installed electrical connections, installed a concrete apron, and installed some signs. Over the next two weeks the contractor will be wo...

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SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project
Posted on: January 29, 2021

Project Update 1/29/2021

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Over the past two weeks the contractor has continued to install storm sewers and headwalls and completed concrete trench repairs at Herrick Park Drive and Hines Hill Road.   Also, Hudson Public Power installed temporary street lights at the inter...

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SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Project Update 1/15/2021

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Over the past two weeks the contractor has installed drainage/ storm sewer work near Herrick Park Drive and poured concrete for culvert headwalls.  Over the next two weeks the contractor will be working on additional storm sewer installation, hea...

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SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project
Posted on: December 21, 2020

Project Update 12/21/2020

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Over the past two weeks the contractor has installed drainage/ storm sewer work along entire project corridor.  Most of the east side storm sewer has been completed.  Over the next couple days the contractor will be continuing with drain...

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SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project
Posted on: December 4, 2020

Project Update 12/4/2020

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Over the past two weeks the contractor has installed drainage/ storm sewer work along entire project corridor and installed 2 waterline services.  All waterline items have now been completed.  Over the next two weeks the contractor will ...

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SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Project Update 11/20/2020

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Over the past two weeks the contractor has installed drainage/storm sewer work along entire project corridor.  Waterline items have been completed except for two service connections.  Over the next two weeks the contractor will be instal...

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SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Project Update 11/5/2020

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Over the past two weeks the contractor has completed installation of 8 inch Akron water line near Hines Hill Road and Edge View Drive.  Over the next two weeks the contractor will be testing and chlorinating the 16 inch water line, completing wat...

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SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project
Posted on: October 23, 2020

Project Update 10/23/2020

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Over the past two weeks the contractor has completed installation of 16 inch water line at the north end of the project. Over the next two weeks the contractor will be testing and chlorinating the 16 inch water line and starting installation of 8 inch wat...

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SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project
Posted on: October 9, 2020

Project Update 10/9/2020

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Over the past two weeks the contractor has continued to work on the installation of 16 inch water line at the north end of the project, including installation of fire hydrants. The testing and chlorination of the 8” water line at the south end o...

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SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project
Posted on: September 25, 2020

Project Update 9/25/2020

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Over the past two weeks the contractor has completed the installation of 8 inch water line at the south end of the project, installed bore pits for upcoming 16 inch water main work, completed minor grading, and started saw cutting the pavement. Over the n...

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SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project
Posted on: August 31, 2020

Project Update 6/4/2020

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Starting tomorrow, June 5, Dominion East Ohio Gas (EOG) Company will have their contractor beginning the gas main and service relocation work for the SR 91 N. Turn Lane project.  The gas pipe relocation work is planned at various locations along ...

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SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project
Posted on: August 31, 2020

Project Update 3/9/2020

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Tree cutting has been completed along the project corridor and removal of logs will take place later this week. During the log removal work, two way traffic will be maintained.

SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project
Posted on: August 31, 2020

Project Update 3/2/2020

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Tree clearing has commenced on the project and is anticipated to last approximately two weeks, weather permitting. The tree removal is taking place ahead of the roadway work in order to meet the project’s environmental requirements. During the t...

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SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project
Posted on: August 31, 2020

Project Update 1/23/2020

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Right-of-way acquisition is anticipated to be completed by late January, 2020.  The next step for the project is for utility companies to begin moving infrastructure (pipes, poles, etc.) that may be in conflict with the roadway improvements. In a...

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SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project
Posted on: August 31, 2020

Project Update 4/19/2019

SR 91 Turn Lane Project Update

Right-of-way acquisition is on-going and anticipated to be completed later this year.  After the right-of-way acquisition process is complete, affected utility infrastructure such as telephone poles, underground gas lines, etc. will be moved in p...

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SR 91 North Turn Lane Improvement Project

News Flash

Posted on: December 28, 2021

A Look Back at Hudson for 2021

Hudson Commons

As 2021 comes to a close, we share a heartfelt thank you to the residents of Hudson, the volunteers who support the City, and to our City of Hudson staff. The list of projects and events completed in 2021 is plentiful. With the dedication of many people, ...

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The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common
Posted on: December 21, 2021

Let It Snow!

Hudson Snow Plow

Wintery weather is upon us this time of year which can make driving around Hudson and Northeast Ohio challenging. Read below for a few tips to help make your drive safer this winter. For more information, visit www.hudson.oh.us/SnowCommand

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The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common
Posted on: December 13, 2021

Hudson Winter Fireworks 2021

Holiday Fireworks

The Hudson Winter Fireworks Display is a wonderful Hudson holiday event and was enjoyed by many residents and friends. Thank you to Destination Hudson and to all who made the Winter Fireworks possible once again this year! Our Hudson Winter Fireworks trad...

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The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common
Posted on: December 6, 2021

Farewell and Welcome!

City Council Swearing in Dec 7 2021

It is a time of transition for Hudson City Council. On Tuesday, December 7, two long-term council members will retire their positions and two newly elected Council members will be sworn in. Read the full story below.

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The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common
Posted on: November 29, 2021

Winter Fireworks are BACK!

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Save the Date! The Hudson Winter Fireworks were fantastic last year. We are excited to announce they are back once again for 2021! The Winter Fireworks are hosted by Destination Hudson this year. Check out everything that's planned below!

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The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Want to be a firefighter? And keep your day job!

HFD Volunteer

Become a City of Hudson volunteer firefighter! The City of Hudson is looking for neighbors, not just heroes, to join our volunteer fire department. This is a tremendous chance to make a difference in our community. Read about the qualifications and how to...

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The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common
Posted on: November 15, 2021

Looking Ahead to 2022 for the City of Hudson

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Through the end of October 2021, the City continues to do very well financially. Nearly all major sources of revenue have increased over 2020 and overall expenses continue to be within budget. As a result, City Council has been able to confidently continu...

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The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common
Posted on: November 8, 2021

Save the Date: Winter Fireworks are Back December 4!

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The Hudson Fireworks were fantastic last year. We are excited to announce they are back once again for 2021. The Winter Fireworks are hosted by Destination Hudson this year. Learn about this event and more upcoming holiday events below!

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The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common
Posted on: November 1, 2021

Autumn Leaves are Falling

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The City of Hudson is ready for the 2021 Residential Leaf Collection Program! The program began on October 25 in the Northeast and Southwest quadrants. The Northwest and Southeast quadrants will have their first pick up the week of November 1. Read more b...

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The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common
Posted on: October 25, 2021

Check Your Smoke Detectors!

Smoke Detector

Chief Jerry Varnes of the Hudson Fire Department is reminding all residents to test their smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors. Unless your smoke detectors have the latest 10-year lithium battery options, residents should check them monthly and c...

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The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common
Posted on: October 19, 2021

Let's Talk Hudson - We Want to Hear From You!

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The City of Hudson has launched Let's Talk Hudson, a new online engagement site where you can contribute your ideas and feedback on City matters. This is an easy way for all residents to share their thoughts, concerns, or suggestions. Read the full story ...

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The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common
Posted on: October 11, 2021

Hudson Senior Network

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The Hudson Senior Advisory Committee has announced a new name - The Hudson Senior Network! This dynamic group offers many exciting activities for Hudson Seniors. Activities have been very well received by attendees. The "over sixty crowd" in Hud...

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The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common
Posted on: October 4, 2021

Hike Hudson

 Cascade Park

Join the Friends of Hudson Parks as we all continue to celebrate the "Year of the Pollinator" for the annual "Hike Hudson" event. Now in its ninth year, Hike Hudson runs from September 1 through November 30. Read all about the program ...

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The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common
Posted on: September 21, 2021

SR 91 North Turn Lane Project is Nearly Done!

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The reconstruction of the northern portion of SR 91 / Darrow Road is nearly completed! The project began in the spring of 2021 and is currently receiving its final coat of asphalt, pavement striping, and cleanup over the next few weeks. It is expected to ...

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The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common
Posted on: December 6, 2020

Welcome to The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common!

Hudson Commons

Welcome to our new series - The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common! Here you will find some good news about City of Hudson projects, events, initiatives, and other happenings every week. Check back here on Mondays for new stories, or check the Hu...

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The Hudson Commons: Good News We Have in Common