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COVID-19 (Coronovirus) Information

We encourage all residents to keep up to date on this rapidly-changing situation.

State of Ohio COVID-19 snapshot for March 15, 2020

Here are additional sources of accurate information.

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Master Rain Gardener 5-week Course Available To Residents

In collaboration with several conservation organizations in Northeast Ohio, Chagrin River Watershed Partners is offering the 5-week Master Rain Gardener course again in 2020. This course will teach you how to install rain gardens on a residential scale.

Rain gardens naturally manage stormwater by infiltrating precipitation and allowing it to soak into the ground rather than sending it directly to storm sewers and nearby streams untreated. Experienced instructors will provide customized feedback which will enable you to design and install a rain garden. Topics will include site assessment, soil analysis, design, construction, plant selection, mulching, and maintenance.  

This five-week course is open to residents and landscape professionals in Northeast Ohio and can be taken in-person or online. Each course offers a two-track option, where participants can choose to receive a residential or a professional Master Rain Gardner certification. Both residential track and professional track graduates will receive a Master Rain Gardener t-shirt, yard sign, and a certificate of completion. Professionals will also have the option to be listed on a public website of Northeast Ohio Professional Master Rain Gardeners.

 The online course begins on February 3rd and the in-person course begins on July 30th. Registration is open now!

Village of Chagrin Falls Offering Free Wood Chips

Wood chips currently on offer to residents at the Service Garage on Solon Road. January, 2020

   As a result of cutting costs the Village of Chagrin Falls Service Department located at 240 Solon Road will be offering Village residents free wood chips. The wood chip pile is located straight ahead when you come in the North gate by Chagrin Pet & Garden. Residents must provide their own labor. If you have a truck and want larger loads please call 440-247-5053 to schedule a pickup time.  Hours of Pickup are Monday – Friday 7:30am – 3:00pm. Resident cooperation is greatly appreciated to ensure that this program is efficient and can continue.

Cemetery Expansion Underway

Evergreen Cemetery grounds being prepped for future grave sites. January, 2020

The Service Department is clearing some low areas in some sections of Evergreen Cemetery on South Franklin Street to fill and expand grave space. Please forgive the inconvenience during the construction. Please call 440-247-1158 with any questions are concerns.