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UPDATE: Boston Rd. resurfacing to begin soon

Because of weather-related delays on other projects, the resurfacing of Boston Road has been postponed until after September 15.

The paving will be performed on the south side of Boston Road, stretching from west of W. 130th Street to near Pearl Road.  Two-way traffic will be maintained during the paving, with flaggers on the scene during working hours.  The project is scheduled to last approximately two months.  Be prepared for slow-downs and stops in the work area.

More scams to watch out for

alertWe've recently been made aware of several scams that have been attempted on Brunswick residents.

One involves "David Washington" from "Publisher's Clearing House", who calls to inform you that you have won a $750,000 prize...but will need to send them 1% of the amount "to cover taxes". If you ask them for a phone number to verify the call, they will give you an 876- area code. 876 is a Jamaican area code, and calling the number can cause you to incur international phone charges.

Another scam call claims to be from IRS officer "Adam Smith" (or another name) and urges you or another person to phone a 917- number regarding IRS business. Again, you can end up being charged for calling that number. Sometimes scammers simulate the actual IRS phone number on your caller ID to make the call seem authentic, and some callers may even know the last four digits of your Social Security number as "proof". Hang up. The IRS does not "cold call" taxpayers.


Is it fall yet?

For those of you for whom it's never too early... Halloween will be on October 31 from 6-8 pm.

Fall Recycling Collection Day October 11, 2014

Recycle your old phone books, batteries, paint and solvents and used motor oil at the Brunswick Service Garage from 8am-2pm. Read more here.

BCPAAA hosts document shredding

Document Shred Day will be held in the City Hall parking lot on September 27th from 10 am to noon. Donations of non-perishable foods and/or cash donations will be accepted for Brunswick Food Pantries.

Position openings

The City has openings for the following:

Click here for more information about these postings.

Public auction

A public auction will be held by the City of Brunswick for the sale of unclaimed property and miscellaneous items on Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 9:00 am. Some items include:  bicycles, exercise equipment, pressure washer, diving boards, chair lift, soccer nets, miscellaneous office furniture, vehicles.

All items are sold on an as-is basis, and all sales are final. The location of the sale is Council Chambers, Brunswick City Hall, 4095 Center Rd., Brunswick, Ohio.

All items may be inspected on the date of sale between 8:00 am and 9:00 am.  Auction will begin at 9:00 am. The City of Brunswick will accept full cash payment, certified check, money order or personal checks.  All items must be paid in full and removed on the day of action unless other arrangements are made and approved by the City.

Wow, BAT's on WOW!

Brunswick Area Television is pleased to announce that our Government and Public Access channels are now available on WOW cable in addition to Time Warner.

If you are a WOW subscriber and have a cable converter, you will find our government programs on channel 21 and public access on 22. Those without a cable converter can find the digital feeds of our government channel on 117.21 and our public channel on 117.22. (You can either program these digital channels into your TV manually or run your TV’s auto-channel find function.) The RecChannel and the BEAT will be added at a date to be determined later. 

We thank you for waiting patiently as both we and WOW coordinated the technical details, and look forward to serving our viewers on WOW cable.

Planning Commission

Bricker home occupation
Date: 7:30 pm, October 2, 2014
Location: Council Chambers, 4095 Center Rd., Brunswick

Cleveland Costume/Suburban Transportation
Date: 7:30 pm, October 2, 2014
Location: Council Chambers, 4095 Center Rd., Brunswick

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