Community Links

If you would like to list your organization or service here, please e-mail the Clerk of Council with your group's name, a contact name and phone number, and a link to your Web site for consideration. Space is limited.

The Summit/Akron Solid Waste Management Authority

SASWMA is developing long-term solutions to the management of solid waste (trash or garbage) in Summit County, Ohio while simultaneously protecting the Earth.

Summit County Clerk of Courts

The Summit County Clerk of Courts Office is comprised of two Divisions - Legal and Title.  The Clerk of Courts - Legal Division maintains records for the Summit County Common Pleas Court - General Division, the Summit County Domestic Relations Court, and the Ninth District Court of Appeals.  The Clerk of Courts - Title Division, with three offices throughout Summit County, is responsible for issuing Certificates of Title for watercraft and motor vehicle owners throughout the region.

Info Line Inc.

Info Line Inc. is Summit County's 24-hour community information and referral service, answering 75,000 incoming calls annually to link people in need of services with the providers of such services. Since its incorporation as a nonprofit in 1975, its central purpose has been to provide access to human service delivery for people in need.

West Akron Baseball & Softball League

The league consists of boys youth baseball and girls youth softball teams. The league is open to all West Akron children ages 6-18 years old.

Akron Community Foundation

Established to improve the quality of life in greater Akron through organized philanthropy, community services, grants and programs emphasizing the arts, culture education and health and human services.

Humane Society of Greater Akron 

Rescues, rehabilitates and shelters neglected animals in the area, and encourages better pet care and adoption through educational programs and investigating reports of animal cruelty and neglect.

Akron Zoo

On 50 acres of land west of downtown, the zoo houses more than 700 animals, including endangered Humboldt penguins, snow leopards, Sumatran tigers, jaguars and Komodo dragons. Open daily from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Akron Intergroup Council of Alcoholics Anonymous

This non-denominational fellowship of men and women, founded in Akron in 1935, maintains its sole mission to stay sober and help other alcoholics to achieve sobriety.

State of Ohio

The official source for all government representatives, officers, departments and services in the state.

Summit County Ohio

The official source for all government representatives, officers, departments and services in the county.

Lock 3 Live!

Located next to the Akron Civic Theatre in downtown Akron, home of year-round outdoor concerts, including Rock the Lock Fridays, the July 4th weekend musical celebration featuring national recording acts and the annual Holiday Fest with ice skating at the Lock 3 ice rink beginning every November.

Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens

 The historic home and country estate of the Seiberlings, Akron's rubber dynasty.

Progress Through Preservation

Progress Through Preservation (PTP) actively encourages and promotes the preservation, maintenance, restoration and adaptive reuse of buildings, sites and neighborhoods that are of historic or architectural importance in Akron and Summit County.

Downtown Akron Partnership

The Downtown Akron Partnership (DAP) is a non-profit organization focusing on building and promoting a vibrant and valuable Downtown. It is dedicated to bringing people, activity, business and a thriving civic life to the heart of Akron. Through strategic marketing and management of Downtown's resources, we're working to promote Downtown as a gathering place in the center of our community.

Akron-Summit County Public Library

The Akron-Summit County Public Library provides resources for learning and leisure, information services, meeting spaces, and programs for all ages that support, improve, and enrich individual, family, and community life.

Greater Akron Chamber

The Greater Akron Chamber is an economic development organization serving the counties of Medina, Portage and Summit in Northeast Ohio. Our membership includes a diverse array of businesses, ranging from global manufacturers and educational institutions to local machine shops and non-profit organizations. We are committed to building a strong, innovative community.

 

Akron City Council