Deadline is April 22 for CH Master Plan Steering Committee applicants

Cleveland Heights City Council is accepting applications for the Master Plan Steering Committee (Ordinance No. 21-2015), the purpose of which is to review City policies and create a Master Plan for the overall vision of the City of Cleveland Heights and its part in the growth and development of the Greater Cleveland Metro Area. The deadline for completed applications is Wednesday, April 22.

The Committee shall consist of 11 members, all of whom are Cleveland Heights residents and shall be appointed by City Council. The members shall include: three Cleveland Heights residents, at large; one current member of the Planning Commission; one current member of the Transportation Advisory Committee; one current member of the Citizens Advisory Committee; one current member of the Recreation Advisory Board; one current member of the Commission on Aging; one current member of the board of FutureHeights; one person to represent the interests of the educational community within the Cleveland Heights-University Heights City School District; and one person to represent the general interests of the Cleveland Heights business community.

Appointed membership shall be for the duration of the drafting of the Master Plan. The plan is expected to take at least a year and applicants are encouraged to be aware of the time commitment of at least two evenings a month. In the event of a vacancy, the vacancy shall be filled by City Council appointment. No compensation shall be paid to any member of the Steering Committee for services performed on this Committee.

For more information and an application visit

Susanna Niermann O'Neil

Susanna Niermann O'Neil is vice city manager and director of community services for the City of Cleveland Heights.

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