/Mayor Bernie Hovey

About Mayor Bernie Hovey

Mayor for the Village of Silver Lake

Attention Golfers

By | 2017-09-12T11:31:37+00:00 September 12th, 2017|City News|

We still have room for additional golfers for the October 2 Silver Lake golf outing. For a cost of $100 per golfer, you have the opportunity to play golf at Silver Lake Country Club, and to support our centennial fund raising efforts. Information can be found on our web page,, under the "centennial" tab. [...]

Delayed Trash Service This Week

By | 2017-09-05T10:08:42+00:00 September 5th, 2017|City News|

Because this past Monday was a holiday, Labor Day, Kimble Sanitation will pick up trash and recyclables on Saturday, 9/9, instead of on their normal pick-up day of Friday. Please do not put out your trash/recyclables until after 6pm on Friday, 9/8.

Open Fires

By | 2017-08-09T12:18:57+00:00 August 9th, 2017|City News|

Residents are reminded that open fires are governed by Village ordinances. In general, open fires are not permitted in the Village. Open fires cannot be used used to burn trash or unwanted materials. Open fires are generally allowed only for cooking food for human consumption. Bonfires are permitted by permit only. Any open fire allowed [...]

Do not open email form the service department

By | 2017-07-22T11:50:39+00:00 July 22nd, 2017|City News|

It appears someone is sending residents an email demanding payment for something. The Village has not sent out any such email. Do not open it. It appears to have been sent from the service department, but no such email has been sent out by that department, or any other department associated with the Village. We [...]

Volunteers needed

By | 2017-07-19T13:49:49+00:00 July 19th, 2017|City News|

We have openings for 2 positions on the Citizens Housing Committee. One is an at-large position (meaning you can live anywhere in the Village); the other is for a citizen who lives in District B. Both positions are voluntary positions. If you are interested in either position, please contact my office at 330-923-5233. Should you [...]

Brick sales continue

By | 2017-07-10T13:29:44+00:00 July 10th, 2017|City News|

Brick sales will continue through the rest of the year and into next spring. If you plan to buy a brick, please do so at your earliest convenience. Our goal is 500 bricks; we've sold just less than 100 so far. It's important to buy your brick(s) sooner than later, since the scope of the [...]

Food tent volunteers still needed for Saturday

By | 2017-07-10T13:25:25+00:00 July 10th, 2017|City News|

We still need people to volunteer an hour or 2 of their time to work at the food tent during the festival this Saturday. We need volunteers for 1:30 to 5:30. Please consider helping. Contact Village Hall at 330-923-5233 to leave your contact information, and times you are willing to help. Thanks.