New Residents

Children playing on spider structure in Horseshoe Lake ParkHorseshoe Lake Park

We’re so glad you’ve chosen to live in Shaker Heights. We’ll do our best to make you feel welcome and to learn your way around. Please take a moment to take our New Resident Questionnaire to help understand why you picked Shaker Heights and get our thank you gift (a.k.a. swag).

Review these resources to get better acquainted with Shaker:

  • About—Read a quick overview of Shaker Heights.
  • A-Z Guide to Living in the City — View our one-stop guide to life in our community.
  • Calendar — Find out what's happening in Shaker.
  • City Services —Find details about City services, including trash/recycling collection and yard waste pickups.
  • Recreation — Learn more about the City's parks and recreation amenities.
  • Shaker Life — Read current and back issues of our award-winning quarterly magazine.
  • Stay Connected — Sign up to receive City News or the Mayor's Report and follow us on social media.
  • Community — Connect with your new neighbors on social media and in neighborhood organizations.
  • Video — Watch videos about our community.