Cuyahoga County Reform

Cleveland: Budish launches Executive bid with FitzGerald's backing

1:29 PM, May 30, 2013

Armond Budish is running for Ed FitzGerald's job with his backing.

Demolition begins at site for Cuyahoga County HQ building

11:15 AM, Apr 9, 2013

Demolition began this morning at the site for the new Cuyahoga County Headquarters building.

FitzGerald announces appointment including sheriff

9:13 AM, Feb 22, 2013

Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald has submitted appointments for three leadership positions to the County Council.

Cuyahoga county employee fired in election probe

2:43 PM, Jun 2, 2012

A Cuyahoga County employee has been fired for refusing to cooperate into an investigation of his suspicious candidacies

Cuyahoga County Exec reacts to Dimora verdict

1:26 PM, Mar 9, 2012

County Executive Ed FitzGerald reacts to Dimora verdict.

FitzGerald launches 12-point agenda for Cuyahoga County

6:05 PM, Feb 1, 2012

Ed FitzGerald rolled out a big plan for Cuyahoga County .

New Cuyahoga County government steps up firings

10:24 AM, Jan 17, 2012

Employee discipline has increased under the new county government in Cleveland put in place after a wide-ranging corruption investigation.

Cuyahoga County wants to sell building

11:04 AM, Jan 3, 2012

Ohio's largest county wants to sell the building housing its main offices, as part of a consolidation plan.

Cleveland: Cuyahoga County lays off 33 employees

11:54 AM, Nov 2, 2011

About 33 employees are being laid off in a restructuring of the operations of the Cuyahoga County Fiscal Office

Cuyahoga County: Delinquent taxpayer 'dirty dozen' list out

11:11 AM, Nov 1, 2011

Cuyahoga County Fiscal Office published its first ever list of the county's most delinquent property owners

48 Cuyahoga County workers must choose between jobs

2:53 PM, Oct 5, 2011

Nearly 50 county government employees in Cleveland have been told to quit their outside political positions or they'll be fired.

Cuyahoga County: Boards of Revision to hold 'Night Court'

11:53 AM, Jul 12, 2011

Cuyahoga County's Boards of Revision are starting a "Night Court" to help taxpayers appealing their property taxes

FitzGerald releases task force's MetroHealth findings

11:08 AM, Jul 12, 2011

MetroHealth Taskforce has initial recommendations on ways to increase the county hospital's operations, standards

Cuyahoga County: Four communities study merger

6:10 PM, Jun 22, 2011

Four Cuyahoga County communities are studying a possible merger.

Cuyahoga County workers face new dress code

6:25 PM, Jun 17, 2011

It's bye-bye to on the job blue jeans, tennis shoes and other too casual items for about 450 Cuyahoga County workers.

Cuyahoga County Sheriff deputies help suburban police

6:45 PM, May 25, 2011

Cuyahoga County Executive and Cuyahoga County Sheriff have deputies available for use by suburban police

FitzGerald sets first Cuyahoga County 'town hall' meeting

3:50 PM, May 16, 2011

First Cuyahoga County 'town hall' meeting will be in Shaker Heights.

Cuyahoga County: FitzGerald announces fund-created jobs

11:32 AM, May 13, 2011

Ed FitzGerald  announces 100-plus jobs coming to Cuyahoga County.


Attorney General DeWine rules in favor of Bill Mason

2:54 PM, May 9, 2011

In opinion just released, Ohio Atty General Mike DeWine says only county prosecutor can represent county in lawsuits

FitzGerald appoints new Cuyahoga County medical examiner

12:36 PM, Apr 28, 2011

Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald taps Connecticut deputy medical examiner as new county medical examiner

FitzGerald hires surveyor/engineer to replace Klaiber

4:02 PM, Apr 14, 2011

Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald hired Douglas Dillon to replace former county Engineer Robert Klaiber Jr.

FitzGerald pitches regionalism in speech

3:04 PM, Apr 6, 2011

The new leader of county government in Cleveland is pitching increased regional cooperation.

Cuyahoga County: 25 workers laid off

11:52 PM, Mar 25, 2011

Twenty-five Cuyahoga County workers are getting layoff notices.

Cuyahoga County: FitzGerald picks law director

2:50 PM, Mar 21, 2011

Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald has picked a law director.

Cuyahoga County: Gas pumps, scales to get new seals

3:31 PM, Mar 14, 2011

County gas pumps will no longer feature seals with the face of former Cuyahoga County Auditor Frank Russo

Cuyahoga County now has renovated homes website

12:09 PM, Mar 11, 2011

Cuyahoga County is launching a website featuring renovated homes

Cuyahoga reform: FitzGerald hires one, fires three

2:56 PM, Mar 9, 2011

Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald fired three county employees and hired a development director.

New juvenile justice center has costly amenities

2:09 PM, Mar 5, 2011

The new county council is upset about some expensive amenities at the juvenile justice center.

Cleveland: Furniture for juvenile court criticized

11:06 AM, Mar 3, 2011

County exec questions furniture costs for new court building.

DeWine: Law director nominee not qualified

2:16 PM, Mar 1, 2011

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says nominee Gregory Clifford is not qualified to be county council's law director.