Posted on: November 1, 2016

Electric Service from NOPEC

First Energy Solutions recently chose to terminate its contract with NOPEC. NOPEC now is in active discussions with suppliers to provide electricity for customers in our community at a discounted rate.

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Lockbox Program

New lockbox program will expedite emergency access into Beachwood homes; reduce property damage caused by first responder forced entry

BEACHWOOD, OH— The Beachwood Department of Fire-Rescue is offering a new residential lockbox program that will ...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Internet Purchase Exchange Location

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The City of Beachwood has established a Safe Transaction Zone for conducting legal online purchases.

A sign designates the area located in the Beachwood Police parking lot (2700 Richmond Rd.) This area is under constant video surveillance.

“People...

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City News
Posted on: July 31, 2017

City Receives Clean Audit for Municipal Finances

Beachwood Receives an Unmodified Audit Opinion from State Auditor; Mayor says City's Fiscal Health is Excellent

A new state audit of the City of Beachwood’s finances gave the City a clean bill of financial health. Ohio Auditor Dave Yost&rsquo...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Cleveland Magazine Ranks Beachwood #1 Cuyahoga County Suburb

  • Cleveland Magazine ranks Beachwood among the best places to live in Northeast Ohio; Beachwood ranked #1 Cuyahoga County suburb

Cleveland Magazine’s “Rating the Suburbs” issue has hit the stands, and the City of Beachwood is ra...

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Posted on: May 16, 2017

Mayor Gorden and Beachwood City Council to recognize two heroes that saved non-responsive child

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Two good samaritans were honored at the May 15, 2017 Council Meeting. Dazhane West and Semoan Thomas received a proclamation for their efforts resuscitating and saving a one and half year old child, unconscious after suffering a seizure.

On Monday, April 1...

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City News
Posted on: March 31, 2017

Beachwood Tops the List of Best Places to Retire in Ohio

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Beachwood, Ohio- Beachwood was recently ranked the best place to retire in Ohio, according to a recently released study by SmartAsset. The study rates cities by their tax friendliness, recreational and social opportunities for seniors, and availability of...

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City News
Posted on: March 6, 2017

The City of Beachwood to live stream City Council meetings starting March 6

Tonight at 7 p.m., Beachwood’s regularly scheduled City Council meeting will be recorded and live streamed from the City’s web site and television station(s) for the very first time. Thanks to newly-installed technology, residents will...

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City News
Posted on: March 2, 2017

Beachwood Insider

Today we issued our first residential e-newsletter, Beachwood Insider. If you did not receive a copy and would like to subscribe, please visit http://beachwoodohio.com/list.aspx

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Beachwood Insider City News
Posted on: September 19, 2016

Beachwood's La Place will be home to first Container Store in Northern Ohio

The Container Store, a specialty national retailer offering creative home and office storage solutions, will open its first Northeast Ohio location in the spring of 2017 at La Place in Beachwood.

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City News
Posted on: May 4, 2016

Zika Virus Information

The Cuyahoga County Board of Health continues to work closely with the Ohio Department of Health and conducts surveillance to monitor for mosquitoes that may transmit disease, including the Zika virus. Although local transmission of Zika virus through the...Read on...

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Posted on: March 3, 2016

Harvest for Hunger

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Thanks to City of Beachwood employees for exceeding our annual Harvest for Hunger campaign goal.

This year, we collected $4,385 which is 21% over last year. That’s 17,520 meals for people in need.

City News
Posted on: February 18, 2016

Beachwood making high-tech upgrades for its safety forces at low cost to taxpayers

State-of-the-art cruiser- and body-cams providing the latest in video evidence collection technology, and the City’s new fiber-optic network offering better, faster communications with emergency responders

Beachwood’s police and fire departments are be...Read more...

City News
Posted on: October 7, 2015

Beachwood to Receive $40,000 Reimbursement on Rock Salt

Beachwood will receive a $40,453.91 reimbursement on prior purchases of rock salt. Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced last week that 850 public entities across Ohio would receive reimbursements as part of a $11.5 million settlement to resolve an ...Read on...

View the Attorney General’s press release here. City News
Posted on: October 1, 2015

Beachwood Receives Excellent Audit Opinion from State

No findings for recovery; No issues found with pool pass distribution

Beachwood, OH – October 1, 2015– The 2014 State Audit Report for the City of Beachwood contained no findings for recovery or non-compliance citations. As part of the audit, the Audit...Read on...

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Posted on: July 30, 2015

Beachwood Receives Expected Subpoena for Records

Beachwood, OH, July 30- The City of Beachwood has received a subpoena from Cuyahoga County asking for records pertaining to the city's business operations over the past six years, City Law Director Brian Reali announced today.

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Posted on: May 14, 2015

City of Beachwood and Cuyahoga County Planning Commission Partner to Create Five Year Master Plan

The City of Beachwood recently conducted a survey of its residents and businesses in preparation for inclusion in its Five Year Master Plan due out in October 2015.

More than 360 residents and 125 businesses participated in the survey that included 26 ...Read on...

View the entire survey results here. City News
Posted on: May 8, 2015

City of Beachwood Named 4th Best Place to Start a Business in Ohio

The consumer finance website, NerdWallet, recently conducted a study to determine the best places in Ohio to start a business. NerdWallet examined 228 communities with populations over 5,000 people and more than 500 businesses and looked for business cli...Read on...

Click to view a full copy of the report. City News
Posted on: January 16, 2015

Beachwood Begins Celebration of City's Centennial

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This year marks the City of Beachwood’s centennial and officials are busy planning a variety of community activities and tributes for the 100 year celebration.

For starters, the City will commemorate its namesake – beech trees – by having dozens of six...Read on...

City News
Posted on: November 12, 2014

New York Bond Rating Agency Affirms Beachwood's Top Rating of AAA

New York-based Fitch Ratings has affirmed Beachwood’s highest bond rating of AAA and cited the city’s “strong financial management”.

Fitch on November 7th affirmed its coveted AAA rating for two existing City of Beachwood bond issues. Fitch also determ...Read on...

City News
Posted on: August 19, 2014

Beachwood Launches New Mobile App

The City of Beachwood is continuing to enhance efforts to keep residents connected and informed through the release of a new mobile app.

The mobile app is free and available now at the App Store or through the Google Play Store. The mobile app will off...Read on...

City News

Posted on: July 31, 2017

City of Beachwood welcomes Geauga Savings Bank

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The City of Beachwood is pleased to welcome Geauga Savings Bank. Geauga Savings Bank moved into a renovated office located at 24755 Chagrin Boulevard. Geauga Savings Bank is a strong, stable, financial institution with more than 30 years serving customers...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: July 26, 2017

Add Senior Apartments to Chagrin Highlands Offerings

Another big residential project is bound for Beachwood, but this one is geared to the older set. Moreover, it's proposed for no less a location than Chagrin Highlands Corporate Center.

Through Beachwood Senior Living LLC, the Rose Senior Living unit of Blo...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

City of Beachwood welcomes Beachwood Family Eye Care

The City of Beachwood is proud to welcome Beachwood Family Eye Care located at 3783 South Green Road. Dr. Jennifer Thatcher received her Doctorate of Optometry from University of California Berkeley School of Optometry. She received specialty training in ...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: May 16, 2017

Beltone Hearing Care Center Opens in Beachwood

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The City of Beachwood is proud to welcome Beltone Hearing Care Center located at 25201 Chagrin Boulevard, Beachwood, Ohio. Founded in 1940, Chicago-based Beltone is part of the GN Hearing Care Group and its mission is to provide accessible hearing care to...Read on...

Economic Development News
Posted on: May 8, 2017

Beachwood welcomes Simple Solutions

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The City of Beachwood is proud to welcome Simple Solutions and BIP Printing Solutions to the City of Beachwood. In 2003, master teachers Nancy McGraw and Kimberly Dambrogio established a company to publish work books, featuring the Simple Solution approac...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: May 3, 2017

Grand Reopening of Yours Truly in Beachwood

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Yours Truly, a 36 year member of Beachwood’s restaurant and business community, celebrated the Grand Reopening of its iconic restaurant at 25300 Chagrin Boulevard, Beachwood, Ohio. The parking lot was packed as members of the Shibley family, fri...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: April 26, 2017

Wecome Beachwood Plastic Surgery & Medical Spa

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The City of Beachwood is proud to welcome the Beachwood Plastic Surgery and Medical Spa located at 3618 Park East Drive. This new facility is comprised of Beachwood Plastic Surgery medical offices, spa and integrated surgery center. Dr. Steven Goldman fou...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: March 6, 2017

Welcome to Aligned Health Center

Beachwood welcomed another new business when the Aligned Health Center celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon cutting.  Jim Doutt, Beachwood Director of Development, was on hand to perform the ribbon cutting and to present a Proclamation mark...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: March 1, 2017

Home2 Suites Grand Opening!

The room was full on February 23, 2017 when Mayor Merle S. Gorden led a ribbon cutting and presented a Proclamation to celebrate the grand opening of Home2 Suites By Hilton Beachwood. Owned by Beachwood Hotels, LLC and Located at 3589 Park East Drive, the...

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Economic Development News
Posted on: September 19, 2016

Beachwood's La Place will be home to first Container Store in Northern Ohio

The Container Store, a specialty national retailer offering creative home and office storage solutions, will open its first Northeast Ohio location in the spring of 2017 at La Place in Beachwood.

This is the first major tenant announcement at La Place ...Read on...

Economic Development News
Posted on: May 11, 2015

City of Beachwood Named 4th Best Place to Start a Business in Ohio

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The consumer finance website, NerdWallet, recently conducted a study to determine the best places in Ohio to start a business. NerdWallet examined 228 communities with populations over 5,000 people and more than 500 businesses and looked for business cli...Read on...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

Fitch Affirms Beachwood

Fitch Ratings-New York-13 March 2017: Fitch Ratings has affirmed the following City of Beachwood, OH ratings at 'AAA':

--Approximately $5 million limited tax general obligation (LTGO) bonds, series 2015;

--$170,000 LTGO bonds series 2000;

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

New Fire Station Positions Beachwood for Future

By Mayor Merle S. Gorden and Fire Chief Patrick KearnsThe City of Beachwood is positioning its safety services for a strong future with a new fire station that will offer residents and businesses superior service for decades to come.Construction on the $9...

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