STREET SWEEPING – 2017 First Round

The first round of the annual street sweeping initiative will begin on Monday, April 24, 2017.  Sweeping will start in Ward 5 and progress through the rest of the City counterclockwise in the following order:

  • Ward 3
  • Ward 1
  • Ward 7
  • Ward 4
  • Ward 2
  • Ward 6

Prior to sweeping, the contractor will be posting “No Parking” signs on affected streets with specific dates of activity in each ward. The sweeping operation will be conducted between 7 AM and 6 PM, Monday through Friday, and the entire project is expected to be completed within three to four weeks. This schedule is tentative and subject to change in the case of inclement weather conditions.

Please direct any questions please to the City of Elyria Engineer’s office at (440) 326-1444.



EVENT: Thu. Apr. 20, 2017 - Thu. May. 4, 2017

2017 Asphalt Street Resurfacing

Biddoc-STR 17 – Asphalt – ITB

EVENT: Thu. Apr. 20, 2017 - Thu. May. 11, 2017

East Side Relief Sewer Project, Phase I B North

ESRS Phase 1B North – Invitation to Bid website

EVENT: Thu. Apr. 20, 2017 - Thu. May. 4, 2017

Resurfacing of Gulf Rd. from Windbrook Dr., to the North Corp. Limit

Bid Docs Gulf Rd – ITB

Landmarks Meeting Notice 4-24-17

Landmarks Mtg. Notice 4-24-17

Posted in Video

Video: Spotlight Elyria – Spring 2017

Elyria Mayor Holly Brinda held her first Community Conversation of the year at Northwood Middle School on March 23, 2017.   The meeting began with an interview conducted by Chronicle Telegram Editor, Andy Young. Please click on the video to view.

Future meetings are scheduled throughout the year, and we would love to have you attend:
  • June 22 @ West Park Rec Center
  • September 28 @ South Park Rec Center
  • December 14 @ East Rec Center

Reservations are appreciated but are never necessary.  Please call the Mayor’s Office at 440-326-1402 with any questions or to reserve your seat for an upcoming meeting!

Posted in Mayor's Office Video
EVENT: Tue. Apr. 11, 2017 - Tue. May. 2, 2017

Sanitary Sewer Facilities Planning & Design (RFQ)

RFQ Sanitary Sewer Plan Study and Design 04112017


Bicentennial Gospel Hymn Sing – April 9, 2017!

The Bicentennial Gospel Hymn Sing will take place this Sunday, April 9th, 2017 at 5:00pm at First United Methodist Church in Downtown Elyria – 312 3rd Street!  More than 15 choirs from Elyria’s churches will come together as one mass choir and sing some of your favorite gospel songs as we remember our past and look to the future through music.  More information and a complete list of participating churches is below.hymn

Posted in Mayor's Office

Landmarks Cancelled Meeting Notice – 4-10-17

Landmarks Cancelled Meeting 4-10-17

Posted in Video

Job Posting

Economic Development DirectorJob Opening

Job Posting

Human Resources and Risk ManagementJob Opening

Posted in Employment General
EVENT: Tue. Mar. 21, 2017 - Wed. Apr. 5, 2017

NSP Invitation to Bid- Demolition 129 Cascade St.

Sealed bids for a unit price contract will be received by the CITY OF ELYRIA, OHIO, until 2:00 p.m. local time on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 for the project known as:

Neighborhood Stabilization Program I

Demolition – 129 Cascade Street, Elyria, Ohio 44035

 The bids are to be delivered to the OFFICE OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, 131 COURT STREET, SUITE 302, ELYRIA, OHIO 44035. All bids received will then be opened and read at a public bid-opening meeting at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 5, 2017.

Please click on the link below for additional information.

Notice to Contractors



EVENT: Tue. Mar. 21, 2017 - Fri. Mar. 31, 2017

Request for Proposals- Lead Risk Assessment/Clearance Reports

The City of Elyria Community Development Department is seeking proposals for lead risk assessment and clearance reports for the CDBG and CHIP programs. Proposals are due no later than 12:00 p.m. March 31, 2017. Click on the link below for additional information.

Request For Proposals – Lead Risk Assessment/Clearance Reports