East Cleveland

Ohio Supreme Court: Traffic cameras allowed, but so is reduced state funding in Ohio municipalities

BY: - May 23, 2022

Two Ohio cities claimed the legislature‚Äôs oversight of traffic camera revenue was against their right to self-govern, but the Ohio Supreme Court has disagreed. East Cleveland and Newburgh Heights both use traffic cameras to catch violations, and say they are protected by the Home Rule Amendment, a measure that gives municipalities the ability to self-govern […]

School officials, legislators seek way forward without Academic Distress Commissions

BY: - July 2, 2020

Groups from the three Ohio school districts under academic distress commissions met in a virtual town hall calling for the elimination of those commissions Tuesday. Parents, school board members, and state legislators decried the work of House Bill 70, which laid out the role of academic distress commissions (ACD) in taking over school districts considered […]