/Mayor Bernie Hovey

About Mayor Bernie Hovey

Mayor for the Village of Silver Lake


By |2019-02-04T13:04:59+00:00February 4th, 2019|City News|

Do you volunteer your time for some community or charitable organization? Or do you know someone who does? I know several residents who do so, and am convinced that many other residents also donate their time to various worthy causes. I am interested in finding out about some of them. If you volunteer, or know [...]

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Banner Pick-up

By |2019-02-04T11:06:53+00:00February 4th, 2019|City News|

There are several centennial banners still awaiting pick-up. If you purchased a banner, you can pick it up in Village Hall any day during regular business hours. If you would like me to bring it to you, please email me to let me where and when I can deliver it to you.

Street vs Sidewalk

By |2019-01-18T10:12:07+00:00January 18th, 2019|City News|

With snow covered sidewalks in many parts of the Village, some residents have resorted to use the streets instead of sidewalks when taking walks or jogs throughout the Village. Sidewalks are expected to be used at all times. While there is danger of slipping and falling when there is snow or ice on a sidewalk, [...]

Snow Ban

By |2019-01-18T09:58:54+00:00January 18th, 2019|City News|

Several inches of snow are forecast for this weekend. The Village of Silver Lake has a ban on on-street parking whenever a snowfall exceeds 2 inches. The ban is automatic at that point. Please be aware of this; do not park on streets this weekend, or whenever 2 or more inches of snow is expected. [...]

Centennial Banners

By |2019-01-02T12:28:07+00:00January 2nd, 2019|City News|

As our centennial year is now over, the centennial banners have been taken down. If you purchased a banner, and would like to keep it for yourself, please call my office (330-923-5233) to arrange for pick-up. Thank you for supporting Silver Lake, not only during this past centennial year, but for all times and in [...]

Season’s Greetings

By |2018-12-21T10:56:09+00:00December 21st, 2018|City News|

Kathleen and I wish each of you the best during this holiday season, and throughout the year. Our thanks to each of you for all you do to make Silver Lake such a great place in which to live and raise a family. Happy Holidays! Happy New Year!

Leaf/limb pick-up has ended

By |2018-12-06T12:11:57+00:00December 6th, 2018|City News|

The Village leaf and limb pick-up program is now complete. We will make one more circuit around the Village today and tomorrow. Workers will keep track of each street they service, and will not return to any street. If leaves have been picked up on your street either today or tomorrow, please do not place [...]

Happy Thanksgiving

By |2018-11-20T11:40:33+00:00November 20th, 2018|City News|

We live in a very special place, in the greatest of all countries. There is so much for which to be thankful. On behalf of both Kathleen and myself, may each of you have a safe, blessed and happy Thanksgiving.

New Police Chief

By |2018-11-07T11:04:17+00:00November 7th, 2018|City News|

Lt. Jamie Norris has been selected by the Police Chief Search Committee to be the new police chief in Silver Lake. Lt. Norris' name will be presented to Village Council at its next meeting, November 19, for confirmation.

Sunday, October 7 – Save the Date

By |2018-09-26T11:43:36+00:00September 26th, 2018|City News|

The final centennial celebration will be held on Sunday, October 7. It will be a Village Centennial Celebration Birthday Party. This event is open to all, and is free of charge to all residents. The day will start with a softball game for all interested persons at noon at the baseball field by the picnic [...]