Office of the Mayor

Community Relations Board’s “Race Relations Initiative” Report

At a press conference on Sept. 13, Mayor Frank G. Jackson discussed the findings of the Community Relations Board’s “Race Relations Initiative” report. The report is the culmination of a series of community dialogues throughout the City of Cleveland that invited guests to explore race relations in the city. The report includes context about the history of race relations in Cleveland, a look at where the city is today and suggestions on how to improve race relations in the city in the future.

"Cleveland is a great city. Through the years, we have built world-renowned institutions including our orchestra and our museums. We support nationally recognized sports teams. Our medical and research facilities have created a health care capital in Cleveland and our colleges and universities attract researchers and students from around the world. " -more

-Mayor Frank G. Jackson

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    Mayor Frank G. Jackson is hosting the first Mayor’s Jobs Match Week May 15-19. The event is at five recreation centers throughout the City and will connect Clevelanders with meaningful work and opportunity. All participating employers –including the City of Cleveland –are hiring now. Participating companies include United Parcel Service, RTA, Key Bank , Nestle and more.

    Available positions range from entry-level to mid-management and technology.

  • Mayor Jackson Signs Healthy Neighborhoods Initiative Legislation

    Mayor Frank G. Jackson signed 82 pieces of legislation passed by City Council. Several were the final parts of the Mayor’s Healthy Neighborhoods agenda announced in March 2017. One piece that is prominent is the $65 million Neighborhood Transformation Initiative which aims to create development in neighborhoods where traditional private development models have not been effective.

  • Mayor Jackson and Cleveland Community Relations Board Debut Race Equity Report

    Mayor Frank G. Jackson and the City of Cleveland Community Relations Board announced findings from its Race Equity report. The report highlights a series of conversations with residents on their thoughts about race relations and equity in Cleveland. It offers recommendations for all departments within the City, individuals, neighborhoods and corporations to help address systemic disparities. 

  • VIDEO: City of Cleveland Adds 65 Vehicles to Police Fleet

    Mayor Frank G. Jackson and several City officials welcomed 65 new police vehicles. The vehicle purchase was part of $20 million dollars allotted to upgrade the City’s emergency response fleet. Vehicles include district cars, front line vehicles, sedans for the new NICE unit, unmarked vehicles and more.

  • S&P Upgrades City of Cleveland Bond Rating

    S&P Global Ratings has revised the outlook to positive from stable and affirmed its 'A' long-term ratings on the City of Cleveland's previously issued non-tax revenue bonds, series 2010 refunding certificates of participation (Cleveland Stadium Project), and series 2010 annual appropriation bonds (Flats East Project).

  • 2017 Five Year Capital Improvement Program

    The Jackson Administration reinitiated the Capital Improvement Program in 2007 in order to better plan the public investments.Projects implemented by the Capital Improvement Program will shape the physical landscape of Cleveland for generations, and play an important role in the City’s long-term ability to deliver critical services necessary for attracting private investment and making Cleveland a vital, vibrant and connected city.

09/05/2017 - Scrap Tire Drop Off
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