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Codified Ordinances (complete through November 8, 2016)

Codified Ordinances Enacted after November 8, 2016:

Ordinance 16-133, enacted 12-19-16, effective 1-18-17: Amending Section 173.02 and Chapter 130 of the Administrative Code of the Codified Ordinances to designate the City’s Housing Council to serve also as the City’s the Housing Advisory Board.

Ordinance 16-135, enacted 12-19-16, effective 12-22-16: Amending Section 1309.01 of the Building Code of the Codified Ordinances relative to the Architectural Board of Review membership, to increase the number of allowable successive terms for members from two to four, in order to allow ABR members to serve a maximum of 12 consecutive years.

Ordinance 16-149, enacted 12-19-16, effective 12-22-16: Amending Section 135.05 of the Administrative Code of the Codified Ordinances relative to the waiver of Health Insurance for employees of the City.

Ordinance 17-13, enacted 02-27-17, effective 03-01-17: Amending Section 1305.01 of the Building Code of the Codified Ordinances relative to the addition and clarification of categories of Building Permits and Fees; including adding permit fees for specific categories of HVAC systems, such as air handlers, heat pumps, split systems, and geothermal systems for heating and air conditioning, and adding fees for fire suppression systems, mechanical exhaust systems, and gas lines.

Shaker Heights Latest

Shaker Boulevard Repaving Project Begins April 10

Public meeting scheduled April 4

Dateline: March 27, 2017 - Shaker Heights will begin a major road repaving project on Shaker Boulevard on Monday, April 10. The contractor anticipates that the project will last until early November, weather permitting. There will be four phases to the project:


FirstEnergy Prepares for Winter Storm

Dateline: March 13, 2017 - FirstEnergy issued a press release regarding their preparation to respond to heavy snow and potentially high winds associated with a large winter storm forecast for the area beginning today (Monday evening) through late Wednesday.

Power Outages Update

Dateline: March 10, 2017 - The City received this update from First Energy this afternoon. They report that restoration efforts are ongoing. They have just over 6,000 customers out of power, down from 85,000, and are making steady progress. New outages continue to trickle in.  

First Energy is using both CEI and mutual assitance crews. Over the past 24 hours they have restored all critical customers: schools, fire stations, healthcare facilities, etc. They are still targeting restoration for 11 pm this evening.


Fitch Ratings Affirms City's "AAA" Bond Rating

Shaker achieves highest rating, denoting eceptional creditworthiness

Dateline: March 1, 2017 — Fitch Ratings, a credit rating and research agency, affirmed the City’s “AAA” bond rating as part of its ongoing surveillance of the City’s financial condition. The AAA rating is the highest attainable rating, indicating Shaker maintains an exceptional degree of creditworthiness and easily meets its financial commitments. Shaker is among a small group of local cities carrying an AAA rating from one of three major rating agencies. Fitch Ratings also affirmed the City’s AAA rating in its four previous reports, issued in 2011, 2012, 2014 and 2016.

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