Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Port Authority

Contact Information:

Melisa K. Freilino
1100 West 9th Street Suite 300 Cleveland, OH 44113


Description of Board and Responsibilities:

The Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Port Authority maintains and operates port authority facilities; maintains and improves all waterways necessary in the development of the facilities of such port; encourages importers and exporters to utilize its facilities; and enhances creation and preservation of employment within county limits.


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Members appointed to this board must not hold any public office or other employment except that of Notary Public, member of the state militia, member of a reserve component of the United States Armed Forces, or a member of a County Charter Commission.

Enabling Legislation:

Meeting Information:

All meetings will begin at 8:30 a.m. and will be held at the Port of Cleveland Offices located at 1100 W. 9th Street - Suite 100, Cleveland, OH  44113 unless otherwise indicated. Please contact the Port for more information.


Name Term Ends Appointed By/Representation
Jan 31, 2026 Mayor
Jan 31, 2026 Mayor
Jan 31, 2026 Mayor
Jan 31, 2026 Mayor
Oct 1, 2023 Mayor
Jan 30, 2022 Mayor
Jan 31, 2026 Mayor
Feb 28, 2025 County Executive
Sep 30, 2024 County Executive
Feb 28, 2025 County Executive


Date Title Files
12/21/2011 12/21/2011
9/21/2011 9/21/2011

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