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Special Meeting Friday, May 27

Pursuant to Section 33 of the Charter of the City of Akron and Rule 1.2 of the Rules of Procedure for the Akron City Council, you are hereby notified of a Special Council Meeting to be held on Friday, May 27, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. in Council Chambers. This meeting has been requested by Councilpersons Neal, Kammer and Mosley-Samples. The purpose of this Special Council meeting is to "reconsider the vote taken on the Conditional Land Use for Ellet High School based on misleading information provided to council".

Recent News

Street resurfacing projects approved

City Council approved spending more than $3.6 million to resurface and reseal about 100 of Akron’s collector and residential streets. More two-thirds of streets targeted for resurfacing are residential streets. The other affected streets are the more highly traveled collector streets, including portions of West Market St., Ghent and Diagonal Roads and Tallmadge Avenue. More than 44,500 tons of blacktop will be purchased for this year’s resurfacing program. Video of Monday’s meeting is unavailable. This file is audio only: May 23, 2016 from Akron City Council on Vimeo.

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A video tour of Akron's Public Works Operations

Council President Marilyn Keith recorded the following video while touring city services facilities with Jim Hall, Public Works Bureau Manager.

A video tour of Akron's Public Works Operations from Akron City Council on Vimeo.


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