Codified Ordinances (complete through June 1, 2013)
Amended and new ordinances enacted since June 1, 2013:
Ordinance No. 13-90: Enacted February 24, 2014, will become effective March 26, 2014. Amending Section 1133.10 and repealing Section 1135.032 of the Traffic Code of the City of Shaker Heights Codified Ordinances to ban the use of hand-held electronic wireless communications devices while driving in the City.
Ordinance No. 13-87: Enacted October 28, 2013; Effective November 27, 2013. Amending Section 141.22 of the Administrative Code of the Shaker Heights Codified Ordinances relative to various fees for the use of Thornton Park Ice Rink.
Ordinance No. 13-45: Effective August 7, 2013. Amending Sections 1211.02 and 1233.03, repealing Section 1263.20, adding new section 1263.22, and renumbering existing Sections 1263.21 and 1263.22 of the Zoning Code of the Shaker Heights Codified Ordinances.
Ordinance No. 13-61: Enacted July 8, 2013. Amending the Codified Ordinances of the City of Shaker Heights to conform to current state law, and declaring an emergency.
Ordinance No. 13-100: Enacted November 25, 2013, will become effective December 25, 2013. Amending the title of Chapter 1413, and amending Sections 1413.01 and 1413.99, of the Housing Code of the Shaker Heights Codified Ordinances concerning certificates of occupancy.
Ordinance No. 13-113: Enacted December 16, 2013, will become effective upon signing by the Mayor, or no later than December 21, 2013. Amends Section 135.05 of the Administrative Code relative to Life, Disability Income, Dental and Health Insurance for employees of the City, to modify the health care plan provisions for non-bargaining employees.
Ordinance No. 13-114: Enacted December 16, 2013, will become effective January 15, 2014. Amends various sections of the Codified Ordinances to make corrections and clarifications, by repealing Sections 113.10 and 141.13, and Chapter 133, and by amending Chapter 105, and Sections 113.07, 113.08, 115.06, 121.08, 121.11, 123.06, 131.01, 131.03, 135.15, 135.17, 1105.02, 1301.05, 1301.06, 1301.07, and 1301.08
Ordinance No. 13-115: Enacted December 16, 2013, becomes effective upon signing by the Mayor, or no later than December 21, 2013. Amends Section 141.10 of the Administrative Code to authorize participation in the Federal General Services Administration contractor program.
Shaker Heights Latest
Van Aken District Community Update March 11
Dateline: 3/3/14 - The City plans a Van Aken project update at Shaker Heights Middle School Auditorium, 20600 Shaker Boulevard on Tuesday, March 11, from 6:30 to 9 pm. (Due to the large number of responses already received, the venue has been changed from the Stephanie Tubbs Jones Community Building.)Read more...
Cell Phone Ban While Driving Enacted
Dateline: 2/26/14 - On Monday, February 24, City Council voted to ban use of hand-held cell phones to talk or text while driving. The ordinance will be effective March 26, 2014. Through May 25, the police will issue warnings to drivers in violation. After May 25, tickets will be issued. To learn more about the process for passing the legislation, the reasons for doing so, the penalties and more, visit FAQ.
City Extends Life of Salt Supply with Eco-friendly Product
Dateline: 2/17/14 - The City is mixing Haydite, a high quality, eco-friendly, lightweight aggregate produced by DiGeronimo Aggregates in Independence, Ohio to its salt supply. The additive enhances the melting and traction attributes of rock salt. The product is also used in horticulture applications. FAQ about Haydite.
City to Hire Firefighters/Paramedics
Dateline: 2/12/14 - The City of Shaker Heights is hiring entry-level Firefighters/Paramedics who seek challenging work in a fire department known for responding to emergencies in a matter of minutes. Continuous training and education are offered to successfully perform the jobs required – fighting fires and saving lives quickly and professionally.
Applications will be available online at Employment Opportunities beginning Sunday, February 16 at 12:01 am or in person at City Hall, 3400 Lee Road beginning Tuesday, February 18 at 8:00 am.Read more...
Landmark Commission Announces Second Annual Preservation Month Photo Contest
Dateline: 2/3/14 - The Shaker Heights Landmark Commission invites you to capture what you love about Shaker Heights in the second annual Preservation Month Photo Contest. The contest was created in honor of National Preservation Month, which is celebrated each May by preservation organizations across the country.Read more...
Shaker Life Magazine
Shaker Contemporary Living
CONSIDERING A MOVE TO SHAKER HEIGHTS?
Provide your name and address and we will send a free copy of Shaker Contemporary Living.