Womens Awareness & Defense Class - February 2015
FOR WOMEN ONLY (ages 13 and over) - The Orange Village Police Department will be offering a Rape, Aggression,
Defense (R.A.D.) program on Feb. 10, 17, 24 and March 3rd from 6:00pm - 8:00pm you must be able to attend all classes.
This is a comprehensive women-only course that begins with awareness, prevention, risk reduction and risk
avoidance, while progressing on the basics of hands-on defense training. R.A.D. is not a martial
arts program. The program is free of charge to residents and women who work within the Village.
Students age 13 - 17 must participate with a parent or guardian.
For more information and to register please contact Patrolman Eric Sommers at (440) 287-5214 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Pinecrest Development Project
Special Meeting - February 10th
There will be a special P&Z meeting on Feb 10th at 7:30 pm regarding the Pinecrest project.
Planning & Zoning Commission and Architectural Board of Reviewwill be reviewing and voting on their revised design.
All the latest information about the Pinecrest Development Project was published in a Vision Book
on January 6, 2015.
The 35 page pdf contains information about all aspects of the project.
All documents concerning the project are available for on-line viewing.
Regional Income Tax Agency MUNICIPAL TaxPayer Assistance EVENT
FREE MUNICIPAL INCOME TAX RETURN PREPARATION
The Regional Income Tax Agency (RITA) invites all taxpayers who are required to file a municipal income tax return for any RITA municipality to attend a free Taxpayer Assistance Event. Agents will be on-site to answer questions and assist with RITA municipal income tax return preparation. To receive assistance please bring with you all necessary tax documentation, including the following:
- Social Security Numbers for yourself and your spouse
- W2s from all employers and Form 1099s
- Federal Schedules C, E, & F, Federal forms K-1, 2106, 3903, & 1040 (if applicable)
- Addresses and dates for each location in which you resided during 2014
RITA agents will work with taxpayers on a first come, first served basis. Depending on the size of the turnout, wait times may vary; please plan for such a possibility.
for a list of locations and dates.
The Transportation Summit will be an open house format opportunity for the public to learn more about transportation-related projects on the eastern side of Cuyahoga County, including the Eastside Greenway. Tables will be set up with these various transportation projects in the region. Come, learn more and talk with project representatives! Visit the website
Extreme Cold Safety Tips
Extreme cold is a dangerous situation that can bring on health
emergencies in susceptible people, such as those without shelter
or who are stranded, or who live in a home that is poorly
insulated or without heat. To keep yourself and your family safe,
you should know how to prevent cold-related health problems
and what to do if a cold-weather health emergency arises.
for information from Cuyahoga County EMS.
for an Extreme Cold Prevention Guide from the CDC.
Power Outage - Call 1-888-544-4877
If you experience a general power outage or a quick intermittent power outage at your residence,
DO NOT call the Village Hall, 911 or the Chagrin Dispatch. The Village does not have any control over the time frame or the areas to be repaired first.
The Illuminating Company has an automated 888 number to call that will register the location you are calling from and will report your area as in need of repair. They will even give you an estimate of the time of repair.
Please keep this number by your phone for easy access 1-888-544-4877.
If there are downed wires, damaged pole or transformer arcing wires, call 216-247-7321 and give the location to the police dispatcher. Stay away from the area, police or fire department personnel will respond.
Community Survey Results
The Cuyahoga County Planning Commission will present the results of the Orange Village Community Survey on Wed, October 8, 8:00pm – 8:30pm at Village Hall.
to see what our residents think about all aspects of Orange Village.
You can also see: Additional Data Comparison Communities
Thanks to all who participated.
E-scrap & Hazardous Waste
Items will be accepted on the first Friday of
every month, at the Service Department from 7am to 3pm
Caring About Residents - Encouraging Service
Our Mission is to provide a clearinghouse for volunteer, non-technical help to Orange Village residents. In addition, to create a resource for communicating other volunteer and Village provided services available in our community.
What is CARES?
Orange Village CARES is a volunteer program to provide a “helping hand” to Orange Village residents. Examples of services provided include, but are not limited to:
Assistance will be assessed on an individual basis and is intended to be non-technical and short term.
- Change battery in smoke detector
- Change lightbulbs
- Take recycling/trash containers to the curb/bring back
- Move boxes or furniture that are too heavy
- Fix broken locks
Who is eligible?
Any resident of Orange Village is eligible to receive temporary assistance.
What is the cost?
There is no cost for this service. The volunteers are from different organizations throughout the community and Orange Village residents.
How do I get assistance with the program?
You must first complete the application for volunteer program services, waiver and release forms. Your request will be evaluated and you will be contacted to coordinate the next steps, which may include a site visit to meet you and evaluate the needed services.
Can I Volunteer?
Yes, we are always looking for individuals or groups to volunteer. Please complete the
agreement, waiver and
Volunteers are urgently needed to make this program a success!