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Student Volunteers age 12 and up needed for Safety Town. Call 330-666-4218. 


Mosquito and Tick Season Begins

Summit County Public Health:  Mosquito and tick season has officially begun in Summit County and Summit County Public Health, along with the Ohio Department of Health would like to remind residents to take every precaution to eliminate the risk for mosquito bites that can carry West Nile virus and Zika virus and tick bites that can transmit Lyme Disease.

Click here for full details from SCPH.

World War II, Korean & Vietnam Wars Roundtable

Established 2001

*  Come and hear veterans and others tell of their war and service experiences in their own words.  All speaker presentations are recorded live via DVD and are archived at the University of Akron.  Copies of previous speakers are available at our meetings.

*  Everyone - veterans, non-veterans and the general public - are invited and are welcome to attend our free meetings.  We meet on the 4th Thursday of each month at 6:45 p.m.

*  We meet across the street from the Fairlawn City Hall / Police Station at the:

                                    Fairlawn-Community Center
                                    3486 S. Smith Road
                                    Fairlawn, Ohio

*  Free refreshments are provided.

*  If you or others you know would like to speak, call Lew Snodgrass at 330-867-4800.

Akron-Summit County Public Library Bookmobile

The Akron-Summit County Public Library Bookmobile visits will be every Thursday starting June 15 and ending August 17.  Please see the Thursday Schedule below:

Scenic View Drive and Janwood Drive - 9:50 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Treetop Drive and Fernway Drive - 10:25 a.m. - 10:55 a.m.

Misty Lane and Ridge Crest Drive - 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Windsor Park Estates on Vale Drive - 12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Fawn Meadow/Scarlet Oak 2:10 p.m. - 2:40 p.m.

Wallwood Drive and Grapevine Swing - 3:05 p.m. - 3:35 p.m.

Belle Meade / Arrowhead - 3:45 p.m. - 4:10 p.m.

If you have questions, please click on the site below for the Akron-Summit County Public Library Bookmobile.


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Copley Township Trustees wouldl like to thank all the volunteers that came out on Saturday morning for the first "Sweep The Streets" in Copley Township.  There were many, many bags of trash collected and everyone enjoyed a hot dog lunch at noon thanks to the generosity of Shislers Cheese House who donated lunch for all the volunteers, and the businesses of Sawmill Run that contributed financial support, coupons and gifts for all the volunteers!  We would also like to thank the Copley CERT Team and Girl Scout Troop 411, along with all the residents that volunteered their time to this cause.  Thank You Copley Township...You are Awesome!!!!


Springfield Township Town Hall Meeting Scheduled for Residents


March 31, 2017

Media Contact:

Jane Trinter, M.Ed, RD, LD Lead Case Manager 330-926-5632

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Town Hall Meeting Scheduled for Residents Seeking Home Assistance Programs

SUMMIT COUNTY — Summit County Public Health (SCPH) and County of Summit- Department of Community and Economic Development have scheduled a program at the Springfield Township Town Hall with information about home assistance programs available to county residents.

Information will include the SCPH Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Lead- Based Paint Hazard Control Grant. Residents will learn how to apply for a HUD grant to replace windows, doors, porches, siding, and other parts of pre-1978 houses with lead paint, where children under age 6 years live or spend time. County of Summit will present information about the Home Weatherization Assistance Program (HWAP) and the Household Sewage Treatment System Program. These programs help homeowners with issues such as failing septic systems, weatherization of homes, safety inspections, tune-ups of heating units, and minor home repairs.

The Town Hall meeting will be Tuesday, April 18, 2017 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm at Springfield Township Town Hall located at 2459 Canfield Road, Akron, OH 44312. (Park and enter through the main entrance at the Clock Tower on the south side of the building.)

All Summit County residents are welcome.

For more information, call Jane Trinter with SCPH at 330-926-5632.


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