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THE LAKE COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

 


Commissioner
Daniel P. Troy
Commissioner President 
John R. Hamercheck
Commissioner
Jerry C. Cirino


The Board of Lake County Commissioners has both quasi-legislative and quasi-administrative powers and through resolutions adopted during their regular weekly meeting, sets the administrative policy for county government. While the Commissioners have no power to initiate legislation, they do exercise powers granted to them by the Ohio General Assembly through state law.

The Commissioners are responsible for the appropriations of the county tax revenues through the adoption of the annual county budget. The County operates on a January 1 through December 31 fiscal year and must adopt the final budget no later than April 1 of each year. The budget includes appropriations for the numerous county offices, including those offices headed by other elected officials. The Commissioners have the power to levy taxes and to approve the placement of tax levies and bond issues on the ballot for consideration by county voters. The Commissioners also administer all federal grant monies.

The Commissioners hold title to all county owned property and are responsible for the upkeep. By law, they must provide office space for all county offices. They must build the facilities necessary to house various offices such as the Courtrooms, the Jail, Engineer's facilities and parking. The Commissioners award all contracts for purchase and construction projects.   



 

 

2018 Holidays for Which County Offices Are Closed 

 

                First day of January (Monday, January 1, 2018)

                Third Monday in January (January 15), Martin Luther King Day

                Third Monday in February (February 19), Presidents Day

                Last Monday in May (May 28), Memorial Day

                Fourth of July (Wednesday, July 4), Independence Day

                First Monday in September (September 3), Labor Day

                Second Monday in October (October 8), Columbus Day

                Eleventh day of November (Monday, November 12), Veterans' Day observed

                Fourth Thursday in November (November 22), Thanksgiving Day

                Friday after Thanksgiving Day (November 23)
Twenty-fifth day of December (Tuesday, December 25)


 

                 

    Entries for February 2016

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    The Lake County Ohio Port and Economic Development Authority will receive proposals for Improvements to Lost Nation Airport, Willoughby, Ohio.  Proposals will be received by the Lake County  Ohio Port and Economic Development Authority until 1:00 p.m. prevailing time on March 23, 2016, and will be opened and read publicly at their offices at One Victoria Place, Suite 265A, Painesville, Ohio 44062. Bids may be mailed to the Lake County Ohio Port and Economic Development Authority at One Victoria Place, Suite 265A, Painesville, Ohio 44062 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

    Please click here to read the notice to contractors. 

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    The mandatory briefing will be held at: Lake County Department of Utilities Learning and Business Center (ULAB), 1981 Blase Nemeth Road, Painesville, Ohio.  Attendance at this meeting is a requirement to apply for CDBG and/or HOME funds for FY 2016 (October 1, 2016 – September 30, 2017).  Due to limited seating, we would appreciate one representative per organization.
    Please click here to read the entire press release.

     

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