🎃Somehow, it is October. September sped by and closed with some noteworthy happenings at local government meetings.
📝Last week, Documenters covered public commenters being cut off at Cleveland City Council, approval of a site for a new Cuyahoga County jail, and permission to tattoo in Edgewater. Check out the highlights in this week’s episode. 👇🏿
Listen to this week’s Public Meetings Report here:
The Documenters whose work contributed to this episode are:
- Chau Tang
- Courtney Green
- Marian Bryant
- Stésià Swain
- Marcy Clark
- Jenna Thomas
Their work has been compiled this week by Doug Breehl-Pitorak, Anastasia Vanisko, and Dakotah Kennedy. The Public Meetings Report is produced by Gennifer Harding-Gosnell.
The Public Meetings Report is produced by Signal Cleveland and Cleveland Documenters, in partnership with WOVU 95.9FM “Our Voices United,” a Burten, Bell, Carr community radio station.
Signal Cleveland meeting briefs:
- Public commenters cut off at the mic, Cleveland City Council, September 25, 2023
Second time’s the charm for Have Fun Tattoo in Edgewater, Cleveland Board of Zoning Appeals, September 25, 2023
- Purchase of land for new county jail in Garfield Heights approved , Cuyahoga County Council. September 26, 2023
- Cleveland City Council Notes  and Notes - September 25, 2023
- Cleveland Board of Zoning Appeals Notes  and Notes  – September 25, 2023
- Cuyahoga County Council Notes and Live-Tweet Thread – September 26, 2023
Related Signal Cleveland reporting:
- Cleveland City Council backs off plan to tap taxpayer dollars in fight against participatory budgeting (Signal Cleveland, September 18, 2023)
- A $3.5 billion plan to transform downtown Cleveland (Signal Cleveland/Cleveland Documenters, September 28, 2023)
- Building new Cuyahoga County jail in Garfield Heights could pose transportation issues for inmates, court operations (Signal Cleveland, July 26, 2023)
- The fight over who controls Cleveland’s tax dollars: the People’s Budget debate, explained (Signal Cleveland, September 25, 2023)
- Cleveland City Council – September 25, 2023
- Cleveland Board of Zoning Appeals – September 25, 2023
- Cuyahoga County Council – September 26, 2023
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The Public Meetings Report is a weekly audio rundown of what happened in local government meetings here in Greater Cleveland – in five minutes or less! The show is based on the work of Cleveland Documenters – residents like you who are trained and paid to document these meetings for the public. Produced by Signal Cleveland and Cleveland Documenters, in partnership with WOVU 95.9FM “Our Voices United,” a Burten, Bell, Carr community radio station.