Hazardous Waste Center now open in Stow on Thursdays from 2pm-7pm through the end of September

 

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Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Center
1201 Graham Rd., Stow (off Route 8)

ACCEPTS SUMMIT CO. RESIDENTIAL WASTE ONLY

TYPES OF WASTE ACCEPTED
Antifreeze
Gas
Gasoline mixtures
Used motor oil
Acids
Batteries
Bleach
Fertilizer
Fluorescent bulbs
Fungicides
Household cleaners
Lighter fluid
Pesticides
Oil-Based & Solvent-Based Paint (NO Latex Paint)
Stain, Thinner, Varnish & Wood Preservatives

FOR FULL DETAILS & ANY APPLICABLE CHARGES VISIT www.summitreworks.com/hhw

For more information call Summit ReWorks @ 330-374-0383

Renew your dog’s 2017 license without penalty on Saturday, June 24th

“CAN DO!” DOG LICENSING PROGRAM

Amnesty event for dog owners who have
not yet purchased their 2017 dog license.
The $18 late fee will be waived by donating a
can of dog food to Summit Co. Animal control.

SATURDAY, JUNE 24TH
10:00AM – 2:00PM

ACME FRESH MARKET STORES
1835 W. Market St., Akron
2226 State Rd., Cuyahoga Falls
600 South Ave., Tallmadge
4445 Kent Rd., Stow
3235 Manchester Rd., Portage Lakes

BRING A CAN OF DOG FOOD PLUS $18
FOR EACH UNLICENSED DOG

 

Fuel Fund Assistance on Tuesday, June 20th starts 8am @ OhioMeansJobs Center

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FUEL FUND ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE

TUESDAY, JUNE 20TH
8:00AM – 2:00PM
or until 200 numbers have been distributed*

OhioMeansJobs – Summit (The Job Center)
1040 E. Tallmadge Ave., Akron

PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE FLYER

*Applicants will be given a number on arrival and
only 200 numbers will be distributed

FirstEnergy eligible customers may receive a grant up
to their delinquent balance not exceeding $300

Eligibility is based on household income
at or below 200% of federal poverty level

Accounts that are Shut Off, or with a Disconnect Notice,
must be paid down to $300 or less.

Program cannot help customers with City of Cuyahoga Falls utilities

TO GET IN LINE, YOU MUST HAVE THE FOLOWING

Photo Id & Social Security Card
***
Most recent delinquent electric bill or shut-off notice
***
Proof of income for last 30 days for ALL individuals in the home
***
Proof of good faith payment in last 90 days
***
Person applying for assistance must have their name on the bill

If you received Fuel Fund Assistance in the last 12 months
then you are not eligible at this time

Sponsored by County of Summit & FirstEnergy

FUTURE FUEL FUND DATES
Tuesday, June 20th
Tuesday, July 18th
Tuesday, August 15th
Tuesday, September 19th
Tuesday, October 17th

Veteran ID cards available at various locations in June

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NEW & RENEWAL VETERAN ID CARDS FOR $1

CARDS CAN BE USED IN PLACE OF MILITARY DISCHARGE DD214

FRIDAY, JUNE 16TH
9:00AM – 11:00AM
Kenmore Community Center
880 Kenmore Blvd., Akron

TUESDAY, JUNE 20TH
1:00PM – 3:00PM
Green Branch Library, 
4046 Massillon Rd., Green

MONDAY, JUNE 26TH
10:00AM – 12:00PM
Laurel Lake Retirement Community,
200 Laurel Lake Drive, Hudson

TUESDAY, JUNE 27TH
1:00PM – 3:00PM
Cuyahoga Falls Library, 
2015 3rd St., Cuyahoga Falls

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 28TH
1:00PM – 3:00PM
Barberton Public Library, 
602 W. Park Ave., Barberton

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
Present valid DD214 with honorable discharge status and
Two forms of ID from the list below – one with a photograph
– Original or certified birth certificate
– ID card issued by the US Dept of Veteran Affairs
– US military ID card
– Social Security card
– License/permit to carry a concealed weapon
– Driver’s license with a photo – from any state
– State ID card with a photo – from any state
– Valid Passport
– US Armed Forces discharge record

Summit County veterans may also purchase a card
during regular business hours at
The Summit County Fiscal Office,
Recorder Division, 4th Floor, 175 S. Main St., Akron

FOR MORE INFORMATION
Visit www.fiscaloffice.summitoh.net or call 330-643-2719

Celebrate Dump the Pump Day on Thursday, June 15th – Free Metro Rides & Free Celebration

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 15TH

FREE FARES ON LINE-SERVICE & NORTHCOAST EXPRESS
(not available on Metro SCAT or Call-A-Bus)

FREE CELEBRATION 10:00AM-2:00PM
Robert K. Pfaff Transit Center, 631 S. Broadway St., Akron

LIVE DJ, AREA VENDORS & GIVEAWAYS

Dump the Pump is a public awareness event encouraging
people to save money by using public transit instead of driving

For more information visit www.akronmetro.org

Free Summer Reading Program for children in Kindergarten through 2nd Grade

FREE SUMMER READING PROGRAM
RUNS JUNE 12TH – AUG 11TH
FOR CHILDREN IN KINDERGARTEN THROUGH 2ND GRADE

Sessions will take place weekly at the Firestone Park, Kenmore, Lawton, Mason Park, Northwest and Patterson Park Commuity Centers.

PARENTS SHOULD CONTACT THE CENTER NEAR THEIR HOME TO ENROLL THEIR CHILDREN FOR FREE.

Click the image below for contact details, plus session dates & times

 

Father Friendly Community Event on Saturday, June 10th from 1pm-4pm @ Lock 3, downtown Akron

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FREE FATHER FRIENDLY COMMUNITY EVENT

SATURDAY, JUNE 10TH
1:00PM – 4:00PM

Lock 3, Downtown Akron

FREE PARKING @ 51 W. State Street

What’s Happening
Free Lunch for the first 1,000 attendees
Family fun activities
Entertainment
Exhibitors
Inflatables
Photo Booth

FREE RIDES ON METRO 11AM – 6PM
BY DISPLAYING EVENT PROMOTIONAL IMAGE