February 26, 2018 Public Hearing - CDBG PY2017 Substantial Amendment

The City of Lorain is recommending the proposed changes to the city’s Community Development Block Grant Program for PY2017. A public hearing will be held Monday, February 26, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. in the City of Lorain’s Council Chambers which is located at 200 West Erie Avenue, Lorain, OH 44052, City of Lorain City Hall Building. A 30 day comment period will begin 15 days prior to the public hearing and conclude 15 days after the public hearing. During this comment period, the City will consider any comments or views of citizens received in writing, e-mail, or verbally before, during and after the public hearing. Comments will be included as an attachment to the amendment. full story

12th Annual Pasta Paradise Fundraiser

 The Lorain Historical Society announces its 12th Annual Pasta Paradise Fundraiser, set for Sunday, March 11 from 2 pm – 6 pm.   This family-friendly event will be held at the Jackalope Lakeside Restaurant, located at 301 Lakeside Ave, Lorain, with a beautiful view of the Lorain Lighthouse. full story


 Mayor Ritenauer's Scholarship Fund is offering all high school seniors who reside in the City of Lorain the opportunity to receive a minimum of a $500 scholarship to assist with college expenses.  Students are encouraged to submit an application for one of the four different scholarship categories offered.  Scholarship details can be found at . full story

Choose Your Move ... Active Transportation Suggestions

Active Transportation is a healthy, fun and easy way to get around. full story


 Bulk pick up weeks are the second full week of the month which starts on Monday.  The 2018 bulk pick-up weeks are: full story

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Snow and Ice Control Procedures
Lorain County Emergency Alert Registration
Lorain Police 2013 Annual Report
Four New Police Officers Sworn In