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LAKE COUNTY – VROOMAN ROAD CLOSURE
Vrooman Road between a point just north of the Mason’s Landing Park entrance and State Route 84 will be permanently closed effective Monday, March 26, 2018. Access to Mason’s Landing will be maintained over the Vrooman Road bridge. All through traffic should follow the posted detour of I-90 to SR 44 to SR 84.
The closure is necessary because of safety concerns with the retaining wall on the west side of Vrooman Road south of SR 84, which are being addressed by the Lake County Engineer’s Office.
The 2017, year-end financial report is available for viewing upon written request to the Fiscal Officer, Sharon E. Rodgers, 13028 Leroy Center Road, Painesville, Ohio 44077.
March 25, 2018: Leroy Twp. Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Join your community Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 2 p.m. at the Lake Metroparks Hidden Lake Shelter, 7024 Kniffen Road. All children ages 0 to 9! Donation: $1 per child. We are also calling for filled Easter basket donations. Flyer with details…
April 29, 2018: Leroy Twp. Firefighters Assoc. Annual Pancake Breakfast
Join us Sunday, April 29 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. for the annual pancake breakfast. Donations appreciated!
See what your Fire Department has to offer. Sign up for CPR classes, the Vial of Life program, the Smoke Detector program and more. Order your reflective house number signs or get free mailbox numbers!
Meet Us in the Peace Garden
Presented by Master Gardener Volunteers of Lake County
Monthly Gardening Programs March – November 2018
The Peace Garden is located at the 4-H Building on the Lake County Fairgrounds. It contains many common shrubs, grasses, herbs, annuals, perennials and small trees. Have your gardening questions answered at these interactive demonstrations to be held at 10:00 a.m. on the scheduled Saturdays.
Each session will consist of a short presentation followed by interactive demonstrations and/or discussions. When appropriate to the topic, small groups of participants with work with a Lake county Master Gardener Volunteer in the garden or on a project.
The sessions are FREE but space is limited. Please register so we know you are coming. Contact us by email at MGVLakeCounty@gmail.com or call (440) 350-2254.
The next session will be Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.
Green Gardening – Learn what green gardening means and contributions you can make to the solution.
The rest of the year’s programs are scheduled as follows:
Saturday, May 5: Herbs
Saturday, June 2 – Succulents
Saturday, July 7 – Garden Art
Saturday, August 4 – Native Plants
Saturday, September 8 – Gardening Throughout the Year
Saturday, October 6 – Garden Design
Saturday, November 3 – Winter Sowing
2018 Special Collection Schedule Now Set
Lake County’s 2018 special collection schedule kicks off in April with an expanded electronics collection. The electronics collection will be held April 28 (and again Aug. 18) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lake County Fairgrounds in Painesville Twp.
Most corded and rechargeable household electronics, including tube televisions, will be accepted. There will be a fee for tube/CRT TV’s based upon the monitor size. Monitors up to 21″ will cost $5 and sizes 22″ and larger will cost $10 – this will apply to both projection and console televisions.
Memory components on personal and computer related devices will be professionally erased or destroyed prior to being processed or recycled.
The collections are sponsored by the Lake Co. Dept. of Utilities, the Solid Waste District, the Board of County Commissioners, and the Lake Co. Ohio State University Extension; and are specifically for residential customers. Items will not be accepted from commercial, business, or industrial customers.
Check back later for information about future special collections, beginning with a scrap tire collection to be held on May 5th from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
More information about the collections can be found at http://bit.ly/LakeRecycle2018.
May 5, 2018: 19th Annual Leroy Township Community Garage Sale
The community will be scouring Leroy for deals Saturday, May 5, 2018. We welcome homes from Leroy – signup for home set-up is $5. Also, spots at the Leroy Township Ballfields are available for $10. More guidelines in the flyer!
REMINDER: A Zoning permit is required for all residences who engage in a Home Occupation (Business). Call the Zoning Inspector, Myron Telencio (440) 220-0430 for any questions or for an application.
RENEWING YOUR DRIVERS LICENSE OR PLATES
Please remember when you renew your driver’s license or license plates, use Leroy Township as your mailing address, not Painesville. If you do this, Leroy will get the motor vehicle and license tax. Otherwise, it will go to Painesville. Please … help your community!!