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CITY COUNCIL AND PLANNING COMMISSION MEETINGS
Mentor City Council and Planning Commission meetings are broadcast live on the Mentor Channel 12. Meetings are also archived so that you can view them at your convenience. It’s simple. Open the calendar, click on the month the meeting occurred and select the meeting you want to view.
Take ten minutes and travel with us around town. This twice monthly program covers current news, road construction projects, ribbon cuttings and events of interest to our residents and members of the business community.
AT November 18, 2013 The Friends of the James A. Garfield National Historic Site and their mission to support the Mentor landmark; Kids learn about the importance of recycling at the Mentor Public Library’s Trashy Tuesday; Information on new technology being tested in the City to reduce deer/vehicle collisions; and find out how you can help make the holidays bright for Lake County senior citizens by participating in Be a Santa to a Senior.
AT November 4, 2013 Learn about the St. Mary’s School Disability Awareness program; Attend the ribbon cutting for Carver Financial Services; Find out about Avery Dennison’s unique fundraiser for the United Way; and information on how seniors can get help with the HEAP application through the Lake County Council on Aging.
AT October 21, 2013 Learn about the Fire Levy renewal from Fire Chief Richard Harvey; An update on road construction; Find out how to dispose of your leaves with Mentor’s Yard Waste Program; Highlights from the Northern Ohio Marathon; and attend the unveiling of a new painting commemorating James A. Garfield’s Civil War service.
AT October 7, 2013 Learn about Residential Lock Boxes from the Mentor Fire Department; Meet Kathy Durchik, Director of Nursing at the Lake County General Health District, and learn about the importance of Flu shots; Attend ribbon cuttings celebrating the opening of Sheetz and the expansion of D&S Automotive.
AT September 23, 2013 Learn about changes to Mentor’s Deer Hunting Program; The Mentor Public Library starts Little Free Libraries; Find out about the upcoming Northern Ohio marathon, Lake County’s first and only Marathon; and Black Brook Golf Course Manager Tim Ausperk tells us about a new feature at the course that will help keep golfers safe.
AT September 9, 2013 The City celebrated its 50th Anniversary at CityFest. See highlights from the inaugural event; Review back to school traffic safety with the Mentor Police Department; Lake County’s first FM radio stations are on the air and Open For Business. See the ribbon cutting for Mix 97.1 and Cougar 93.7; Learn about the Bike Safety Citation Program that rewards riders for following safety rules.
AT August 26, 2013 Meet the winner of CertainTeed Exterior Living Spaces $75,000 Contest; See all the fun from the first Headlands BeachFest; Wilsons Leather is back and Open For Business at the Great Lakes Mall; A special thank you tribute to the businesses that have helped celebrate the City’s 50th Anniversary; and find out about local small business Downs Designs, a unique company that makes clothes for those with Down syndrome.
AT August 12, 2013 Find out how to prepare for an emergency at the Emergency Preparedness Workshop sponsored by the City and Lake Communicators; Visit Weenie A Go Go, now Open For Business, serving delicious gourmet hot dogs; Get a preview of Mentor’s new CityFest. The festival features great entertainment, food and fun; and cruise in to Annabelle’s Diner. The iconic Mentor business is still going strong after almost 30 years.
AT July 22, 2013 Learn about the benefits and how to create a Rain Garden; Find out about a City project that will add additional green space at the Mentor Lagoons; The Wildwood Garden Club adds a Fairy Garden to enhance the landscape at Wildwood Cultural Center; and an update on several new businesses now “Open For Business” in Mentor.
AT Juy 1, 2013 Celebrate the Mentor Senior Center’s 40th Anniversary with memories from former staff members; Take to the sky with the children in Mentor’s Day Camp as they learn to make kites; Find out about the Native Plant Society of Northeastern Ohio and their mission to promote and preserve native plants; and jump into Civic Center Pool as over 300 swimmers participate in the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson.
AT June 17, 2013 Students from the Mentor Schools paint colorful banners for the upcoming Headlands BeachFest; the Mentor Farmers Market is a big success. Get a peek at the produce available and the Final Friday fun; Attend a Swearing In ceremony as three of Mentor’s longtime Firefighters are promoted; Find out about the Mentor Public Library’s Summer Reading Program and see why reading is fun!
AT June 3, 2013 A preview of road construction planned for this summer; the Mentor Fire Department reminds residents to post house numbers so they can respond quickly in n emergency; the Mentor Police Department introduces a new phone app that citizens can use to report crime tips; and learn about Pickleball, the sports craze sweeping the country.
AT May 20, 2013 Learn about the new car seat recycling program available at Fir Station No. 5; we’ll celebrate Arbor Day with tudents at Sterling Morton Elementary; Find out about the new rules for holding a garage sale in the City; Summer is almost here and the pools will son be open. Learn how to get a Pool Pass; and a look at the five million dollar renovation and ribbon cutting at the new Holiday Inn on Rt. 306 in Mentor.
AT May 6, 2013 Learn about the Mentor Farmers Market and Final Fridays that offer farm fresh produce and family fun; Spring is the time to hit the golf course and we’ll tell you about classes at Black Brook Golf Course that will improve your game; Mentor Dispatchers visit first graders to teach them about the 9-1-1 service; Find out about the “Think Manufacturing Student Expo” that helps students learn about careers in manufacturing; and the Police Department will tell us about traffic calming in Mentor.
AT April 22, 2013 Learn about the Newell Creek Storm Water Program and free landscaping improvements that are available to residents living in the Newell Creek Watershed; Elderly and special needs residents can register for the Well Check Database designed to help keep them safe in an emergency; a look at the 2013 Road Repair Program with City Engineer Dave Swiger; and the weekly Yard Waste Collection is underway, so grab a rake and clean up your yard.
AT April 1, 2013 Find out how to recycle your old computer equipment at the Lake County Computer Collection; a preview of Art For Autism, a unique performing arts fundraiser designed to help special needs students at Mentor High School; the spring Business Appreciation Reception; and meet the sisters behind Sisters Tea Room now Open For Business in Mentor.
AT March 18, 2013 We’ll celebrate Developmental Disabilities Month by attending the Vocational Guidance Center idol Show at Deepwood; Find out about the new deer exclosure at Veterans Park; and a healthy meal is just a chop away at the new Chop It restaurant now open for Business in Mentor.
AT March 4, 2013 Learn about the Celebrating the City Lecture Series commemorating Mentor’s 50th Anniversary as a City; Take a tour of Morton Elementary’s Talking Art Museum; See how to properly prune a young tree; Attend the ribbon cutting at Ashley Furniture Homestore and find out about the new gym CrossFit Remix, both Open For Business in Mentor.
AT February 19, 2013 Learn about Connect Ohio and the free computer classes offered to residents of Lake County; Catch all the fun at the Little Princess Valentine’s Dance; Take a tour of some of the facilities available to rent from the City; and find out about how the Public Works Department keeps Mentor roads clear of ice and snow.
AT February 4, 2013 Attend the kick off celebration of the Great Lakes Mall Walker Program that offers residents health information, rewards, and a way to stay in shape all year long; Businesses continue to open in Mentor, and men will be particularly interested to find out about O’Reilly Auto Parts and the Old Mentor Cigar Shop now Open For Business; Parks employees deliver venison to the Cleveland Food Bank.
AT January 21, 2013 Meet resident Jim McElroy and hear the amazing story of his heart transplant and how he is embracing a second chance at an active life; Learn about the Heisley Road Bridge Construction Project; Lease or purchase electronics, appliances or furniture at Aaron’s, now Open For Business in Mentor.
AT January 7, 2013 Meet new Mentor Police Chief Kevin Knight and find out his plans for the future of the Mentor Police Department; Learn how the Mentor Public Library is embracing new technology in their efforts to deliver information to Library users; See how a centuries old cooking method is being used in Mentor’s newest pizzeria; Tony Sacco’s Coal Oven Pizza is now Open For Business.
AT December 24, 2012 Celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Mentor Ice Arena and find out about the upcoming Birthday party; Find out how you can experience golf in the snow at the Lake County Chili Open; Learn about the Special Elders program, available to seniors age 85 and over at the Mentor Senior Center.
AT December 10, 2012 Find out how Mentor is helping local businesses get noticed and encouraging residents to Buy Mentor; Flux Metal Arts is Open For Business offering classes and a handmade jewelry boutique gallery; also Open For Business is Gail’s Cake & Cookie Shop offering delicious fresh baked treats; Learn how President Garfield and his family celebrated Christmas; and a look at some of the beautiful decorations around town.
AT November 26, 2012 Learn how everyone can get moving and get fit with Mentor in Motion; the historic Mentor Christian Church will continue as a Mentor Avenue landmark thanks to a good neighbor; the Mentor Ice Arena helps wounded soldiers; and building permits and the local economy.
AT November 12, 2012 Celebrate the 100th anniversary of Girl Scouts as over 150 Mentor scouts gather to experience the outdoors and learn new skills; The Mentor Senior Center hosts a Chili Cook Off and the Center Street Village development is back on track with new tenants and a revised plan.
AT October 29, 2012 Find out how the Cleveland Museum of Natural History is working to reclaim 70 acres of the Mentor Marsh; the Public Works Department spruces up landscaping at the Mentor Ice Arena; Learn about programs used to encourage Economic Development in the City; A ribbon cutting at Zoup!, now Open For Business in Mentor.
AT October 8, 2012 Take a trip to the Headlands Dunes and find out about birding hotspots on the Ohio coast; Learn about the Art classes available at the Mentor Senior Center; Traveline celebrates their 50th Anniversary; and the Mentor Police Department says thank you to K-9 contributors.
|2013 State of the City (39:00)||Concerts in the Park: ContraBAND June 25, 2013 (30:00)|
|Concerts in the Park: Coalies Run July 2, 2013 (30:00)||Concerts in the Park: Custard Pie July 9, 2013(30:00)|
|Take Pride in America – August 10, 2011 (30:00)||CityFest Parade 2013 (35:00)|
|The History of Mentor: A Celebration of Our Past (30:00)||Mentor: The First 200 Years (30:00)|
|Concerts in the Park: The Belairs July 16, 2013 (30:00)||Adopt A Pet November 2013 (02:53)|
|Good Life - See what makes Mentor special. (03:39)||911 Coloring Contest 2013 (03:52)|
|Tips to Prevent Flooding (04:05)||Hands Only CPR (06:16)|