CH City Council meeting agenda for May 6

The Cleveland Heights City Council has posted the agenda for its May 6 meeting. The meeting will begin at 7:30 p.m. at Cleveland Heights City Hall.

The report from the director of finance/clerk of council includes notifying council that one notice has been received from the Ohio Department of Liquor Control advising that application has been made by the following:

Vero Bistro, Inc., NEW, premises located at 12421 Cedar Road, 44106.

The director of finance/clerk of council's report also includes a notification to council that three resolutions of the Board of Zoning Appeals have been received pertaining to variances in the zoning code. Two are residential; the other is a request from Ruffing Montessori School, 3380 Fairmount Blvd., for a variance to rehab and expand [the] parking lot, add signage and entry.

The agenda includes resolutions related to plans for public services and improvements for three Special Improvement Districts (SIDs): Cedar Fairmount, Cedar Lee and Coventry Village, and resolutions authorizing the reprogramming and reallocation of Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) funds awarded to the City, to meet the needs of the community.

Council will consider an ordinance levying an assessment for a public services plan for the Coventry Village SID, as well as a resolution authorizing the city manager to enter into an agreement with the Coventry Village SID for advancement of funds in anticipation of assessment.

The Planning and Development Committee will present an ordinance authorizing a second amendment to the development agreement with GFO LLC for redevelopment of the property at 3505 Mayfield Road. It will also introduce a resolution authorizing the city manager to enter into an agreement with the owner of The Phoenix Coffee Comany for a loan under the city's commercial revolving loan fund program to assist in the relocation of Phoenix Coffee from 1854A Coventry Road to 1793 Coventry Road.

Following adjournment, council members and staff will stay to discuss questions informally with residents.


Kim Sergio Inglis

Kim Sergio Inglis is editor-in-chief of the Heights Observer. She lives in the Shaker Farm Historic District in Cleveland Heights.

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