Cuyahoga County Blog

Emancipated Youth Advocates for Others

Chris Anderson, a resilient 19-year-old who has weathered numerous storms in his young life, is now using his experiences to provide support and guidance for those in need within our community.

Get Involved in Plastic Free July!

According to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), landfills received 27 million tons of plastic in 2018. This was 18.5% of all municipal solid waste landfilled. Single-use plastics are small, but they have a large impact on the environment.

Juneteenth: How You Can Celebrate

Juneteenth is now marked as a day to recognize the end of slavery and to celebrate the culture and achievements of African Americans. Here in Cuyahoga County, there are many ways to celebrate Juneteenth.

Introducing the Bike-with-a-Mayor Series!

On Saturday, April 22, roughly 200 residents gathered at Merwin’s Wharf to participate in a guided bike ride as part of “Celebrate Trails Day” festivities, joining County Executive Chris Ronayne, Cleveland Mayor Justin Bibb, and Cleveland Metroparks CEO Brian Zimmerman.

Jane Edna Hunter: A Lifelong Advocate for Women

The namesake of our Health and Human Services building, Jane Edna Hunter (1882-1971), devoted her life to improving the conditions of Black women and is featured in a painting and statue in the building.

Garrett Morgan: Inventor, Creator of the Stoplight Prototype

The last part of our Black History Month Series will focus on Garrett Morgan. By taking a trip to the County Archives, we were able to take a deep dive into Morgan’s impact and contributions to Cuyahoga County and the entire country!

Celebrating Ohio Loves Transit Week

Everyone in Cuyahoga County benefits from public transportation—it impacts economic development, ensures sustainable lifestyles, and enhances quality of life. It’s also critical infrastructure that millions of residents rely on for their trips every year.

Step-by-Step Board of Revision Electronic Filing Guide

The Cuyahoga County Board of Revision is accepting complaints challenging property values until March 31, 2022. Residents have the option to file a paper complaint, but there are several advantages to electronically filing a complaint online.

Human Trafficking: What You Need to Know

You may not know it, but the Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Department has been instrumental to Northeast Ohio in the fight against what is believed to be the third-largest criminal activity in the world – Human Trafficking.

Resources for Winter Weather

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for Cuyahoga County, from Thursday, December 22 through the weekend.

Are You Up to Date? Get boosted.

Heading into the holiday season, the temperatures fall, there are more indoor gatherings, and it is more likely that there will be a resurgence in COVID-19 cases.

Cuyahoga County Named a 2022 ‘Digital Inclusion Trailblazer’

Cuyahoga County has been named a 2022 “Digital Inclusion Trailblazer” by the National Digital Inclusion Alliance. This is a highly competitive award, with Cuyahoga County being one of only nine counties in the entire country to achieve this designation.

New Cuyahoga Performance Dashboard Now Live

The Office of Innovation & Performance has launched a new public dashboard for the County’s Cuyahoga Performance platform to help residents more easily navigate departmental data and information.