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About Mayor Bernie Hovey

Mayor for the Village of Silver Lake

Halloween Fun

By |2020-09-17T11:32:27-04:00September 17th, 2020|City News|

This Halloween we will be sponsoring 2 different contests. One will be a pumpkin carving/decorating contest for the children of Silver Lake. Details are being worked out now, and will be available within the next couple of weeks or so. The other contest will be for best or most creative house/yard decorations. Again, details will [...]

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Trick or Treat

By |2020-09-17T11:46:43-04:00September 17th, 2020|Announcements, City News|

Trick or Treat night will be held this year on Halloween, Saturday, October 31. Later this month, we are expecting to receive information from the Summit County Health Department on guidelines that should be followed regarding this event. Details will be shared once we hear from the SCHD.

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Sewer Back-ups

By |2020-09-08T12:25:25-04:00September 8th, 2020|City News|

Please be careful what you put into our sewer system. A recent back-up was caused by rags that had been put into the sewer. Rags, any type of clothing, diapers, sanitary napkins, disinfectant wipes and baby wipes should never be flushed into the system. Also, please be sure that your laterals are free flowing, not [...]

Vote November 3

By |2020-08-20T11:19:24-04:00August 20th, 2020|City News|

Clearly this is an important election year. At this point in time, in-person voting will again be held in Village Hall and at the Church. However, as news of the virus unfolds, there is always the possibility that may change. Also, early voting will be available to Summit County residents. So, too, is absentee voting. [...]

Thank You Blue!

By |2020-07-20T12:26:13-04:00July 20th, 2020|City News|

Despite the fact that some thieves have stolen police flags and "Thank You Blue" signs from many Village properties, our feelings for our police is not changed. Thank You Blue! Thieves may steal our physical possessions, but they can never steal our feelings of respect and admiration for the service and protection given us by [...]

Playground to open

By |2020-06-08T12:51:16-04:00June 8th, 2020|City News|

The playground by the baseball field will be open for public use on Thursday, June 11. Please take care, follow all State of Ohio and CDC recommendations for your safety, and that of your children.

R.I.P Don Dieterich

By |2020-06-03T12:21:59-04:00June 3rd, 2020|City News|

Don Dieterich, a man of passion, intelligence, foresight and service to the Village of Silver Lake, passed away on May 28, 2020. Don was devoted to his family and his community. His contributions to the Village as a member of Council and as president of the Silver Lake Historical Society were many. For years a [...]