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Recycle Pick Up Monday July 26th & Tuesday July 27th
Historical Society Looking For Old Field High Yearbooks
The Suffield Township Historical Society is hoping to complete their collection of old Field High School, and old countywide yearbooks. These were originally known as "Speedometers". Needed are books from the following years: 1916, 1917, 1918, 1923, 1924, 1935, 1945, 1946, 1949, 1953, 1958, 1962, 1963, 1964 and 1965. Call or e-mail Elizabeth Vence at 330-354-3625 or "email@example.com" to donate old books or to learn more.
Card Bingo Returns On Sunday Evenings
After a log absence, the very popular "Card Bingo" will make its return to Suffield Township on Sunday July 11th. The games will be played at the Suffield Community Room at 1256 Waterloo Road. Doors will open a little before 6:00 PM and the games begin at 6:00 PM. Bring your neighbors and a couple dollars in change and enjoy the evening.
BZA To Hear Request For Variance
The Suffield Township Board of Zoning Appeals heard a request from Kyle Mudd to build an addition to his house at 759 Martin Road. This addition would violate the Zoning Resolution's 50-foot set back requirements. In one of the quickest BZA hearings ever, the Board granted the requested variance. Brian Cheshire motioned to approve the issue and Bryon Wine seconded the motion.
BZA Approves Variance To Allow Accessory Building
The Suffield Township Board of Zoning Appeals met on June 15 to hear a request from Bryan and Melissa Pratt. The request is in a Residential District, at 1733 Randolph Rd, Suffield Ohio. The request is to build an accessory building 5 feet from the side lot line. This request violates Section 301.2.K.5 Accessory buildings minimum requirement is 14 feet from side lot line, thus requiring a variance subject to Approval of the Board of Zoning Appeals. Board of Zoning Appeals member Brian Cheshire motioned that the variance request be approved and member Pete Einloth seconded the motion. The members voted 5-0 in favor of approving the request.
Suffield Township Website Passes 730,000 Visitors Since April 1, 2015
As of July 17, 2021, Suffield Township's website had 735,029 visitors since April 1, 2015. Since the "new" website was adopted, the daily viewership has risen from about 40 per day to over 383.63 per day (thirty day moving average). Thanks for taking a look at "suffieldtownshipohio.com". Tell your friends about us.
Wingfoot Lake State Park is Suffield's only park. It was opened by the Ohio State Parks & Recreation Department in 2009. Goodyear had operated the park since the 1960's as a private playground for its employees and for corporate retreats. As the company footprint grew smaller in the Akron area Goodyear decided to close the park in 2006. To learn more about the park, such as rental of the facilities, visit the park's website: http://parks.ohiodnr.gov/wingfootlake
The historic Suffield Town Hall can be rented by residents and non-residents for various events. For complete information on the availability, costs and regulations on renting the Town Hall, please call the Town Hall administrator Shannon Eldreth at 330-807-0384.
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