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Mayor for the Village of Silver Lake

Village Hall to Open to the Public

By |2020-05-27T13:53:51-04:00May 27th, 2020|City News|

The Silver Lake State of Emergency will expire on May 31, 2020. Consequently, Village Hall will re-open to the public on June 1, 2020. Social distancing guidelines remain in effect, as will all CDC and State of Ohio covid-19 guidelines. Visitors to Village Hall must wear a face covering in order to enter the property.

Baseball field to open

By |2020-05-22T12:33:41-04:00May 22nd, 2020|City News|

The baseball field at Silver Lake will be open to use beginning Tuesday, May 26. Reservations are to be made at Village Hall. Participants are reminded to follow all CDC and State of Ohio virus guidelines. Specific to the baseball field, the 6 foot social distancing rule is in effect for all players not actively [...]

Tennis courts to open

By |2020-05-21T12:19:44-04:00May 21st, 2020|City News|

On Tuesday, May 26, the Silver Lake outdoor tennis courts will be open for play. Please observe all CDC and State of Ohio virus guidelines. Specifically, stay home if you feel sick or unwell. Maintain six-foot or more social distancing where possible. Do not gather in groups. The wearing of a mask is recommended when [...]

Great Job with the Census

By |2020-05-21T12:04:42-04:00May 21st, 2020|City News|

As of today, 81.8% of the households in Silver Lake have responded to Census 2020. Throughout the State, there has been a 64.8% response rate. Great job, Silver Lake! Now we need the remaining 18.2% of you to respond. How about doing so today?

Solicitors

By |2020-05-13T11:34:59-04:00May 13th, 2020|City News|

We are required by law to allow door to door canvassing by certain parties. They must have a permit, and they must be wearing face masks. We are not aware of any canvassing being done at this point in time. However, if someone does come to your door, and if you choose to answer, ask [...]

Cancellations

By |2020-05-11T11:48:42-04:00May 11th, 2020|City News|

With sadness I have learned that this year's Garden Club Festival has been cancelled. I believe this is the first time a Festival has been cancelled, but I also believe it was the correct decision to make. Festival will return in 2021, and I am sure it will be a great one. Another sad note, [...]

State of Emergency

By |2020-05-11T11:43:35-04:00May 11th, 2020|City News|

I have extended the Village's State of Emergency through May 31, 2020. This means Village Hall and all Village properties remain closed to the public through May 31. Hopefully we can get back to something resembling normal on June 1.

Shine On!

By |2020-04-27T11:36:22-04:00April 27th, 2020|City News|

Show your appreciation and support for essential workers. Please participate in "Shine On" by turning on your porch lights this evening from 8pm until 10pm. Hoping for 100% Silver Lake participation.

Shine On!

By |2020-04-24T11:24:04-04:00April 24th, 2020|City News|

All residents of Silver Lake and Cuyahoga Falls are asked to show their support for essential workers by turning on their porch lights on Monday, April 27, from 8pm until 10pm. This is one way to let essential workers know that we recognize what they do as we battle the coronavirus, and that we support [...]

Historical Society

By |2020-04-20T11:43:18-04:00April 20th, 2020|City News|

Many of us are doing a lot of house cleaning during this time of social distancing. As you clean, if you come across items relating to the history of Silver Lake, and if you no longer want such items, consider donating them to the Silver Lake Historical Society. Stay safe. Be well.