Select Page

Announcements

Last Chance for (un-bagged) Leaf Pickup

The City of Elyria’s Streets Department will be making a final pass across the city to pickup leaves starting Monday, December 5th. It will take the department approximately one week to complete this final pickup. To ensure your unbagged leaves are picked up please move them to your curb by the...

read more

Veterans Tree

The city of Elyria and Elyria council of veterans are teaming up to recognize veterans during the coming holiday season. A special ‘Veterans Tree’ will be on display in city hall decorated with photo ornaments of local veterans and current active duty service men and women. The veterans photo...

read more

Police Officer -Lateral Transfer

CITY OF ELYRIA, OHIO POLICE OFFICER POSITION – LATERAL TRANSFER INFORMATION AND INSTRUCTIONS The Elyria Civil Service Commission is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer through Lateral Transfer. Applicants must complete and submit an online application through PoliceApp.com....

read more

Mayors Whitfield and Bradley to Host Town Hall

The City of Elyria will host a Public Safety Town Hall with Mayor Frank Whitfield and City of Lorain Mayor, Jack Bradley, from 5:30-7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 30th at Elyria’s South Park Recreation Center. Mayors Whitfield and Bradley will discuss community-based crime prevention, law...

read more

STREET SWEEPING – 2022 SECOND ROUND

The second round of the annual City of Elyria Street Sweeping Initiative is scheduled to begin on Monday, September 26, 2022. 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...

read more

City of Elyria Secures $2.7M Grant to Fight Violent Crime

The City of Elyria is pleased to announced it has secured a $2.7 million dollar grant for the Elyria Police Department from the Violent Crime Reduction Act. The grant will be used to hire 12 new officers focused on proactive initiatives to prevent violent crime. The funds will also be used to...

read more

Mayor Whitfield Visits White House, Shares ARPA Story

Today, Elyria Mayor Frank Whitfield is at the White House to share how the City of Elyria is utilizing the American Rescue Plan Act, the Infrastructure Bill, and the CHIPS Act to transform our community into a city of the future. These investments are empowering our residents today and will...

read more

Cleveland POPS Returns to Ely Square

The City of Elyria is pleased to announce the return of the Cleveland POPS Orchestra at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 3. This free event, a community favorite, will take place in Elyria’s historic downtown district at Ely Square. Northeast Ohio has been the home of the Cleveland POPS Orchestra...

read more

City of Elyria Launches Hometown Heroes Banner Program

The City of Elyria is instituting a new banner program to honor and remember the men and women that have served in the Armed Forces and have ties with the City of Elyria. Each banner will be in honor of a specific deceased service person and will include their name, branch of service, and photo....

read more

Spring Valley Drainage

The Spring Valley area suffers from the lack of storm sewer infrastructure.  Below are basic information on the subject, PowerPoint presentation from the July 12 meeting, and an overall map and example of a preliminary plan from the 2017-2018 work performed by an outside consultant. Q&A Spring...

read more

Elyria Welcomes Five New Police Officers

In a ceremony at City Hall on Monday, five new police officers were sworn in by the City of Elyria. Ali Sabeiha, Matthew Perkins, Matthew Diffenbacker, Robert Lenz and John Witthuhn were joined by their families as Police Chief William Pelko and Mayor Frank Whitfield welcomed them into the Elyria...

read more

Fairlawn Project

Columbia Gas is getting set to begin a pipeline replacement project in Elyria. Crews will be installing approximately 10,000 feet of new plastic pipe serving 260 residences in the area generally bounded by Broad, Stanford, Prospect and Concord (not to include Eastern Heights). Please see the...

read more

Mayor Whitfield Previews Infrastructure Projects

Elyria Mayor Frank Whitfield and the city’s engineering department gathered this week at a town hall meeting to preview upcoming infrastructure projects. The meeting aimed to educate the public about the planned resurfacing projects on East Broad and Cleveland streets through 2024. The town hall...

read more

Columbia Gas Pipeline Replacement Project

The Columbia Gas Pipeline Replacement Project is underway within the City of Elyria. This project will be replacing gas line pipe on Taylor, Broad, S. Logan, Fairlawn, and some on Concord. For More information see the resources below For a detailed overview of the project, Click Here There will...

read more
X