Common Ground: Get to Know Your
Community Levies

William Tarter, Jr., Policy Planning Associate and Community Advocacy

May 18, 2017

Analyzes community levies, announces the request for nominations for the $25,000 Anisfield-Wolf Memorial and Most Treasured Volunteer awards, and recaps board, staff and volunteer achievements.

Key Takeaways

  • Each year, citizens make their voices heard on a variety of issues through the voting process, including tax levies.
  • 2018 includes levies for three community organizations including the Cleveland Public Library, the Cleveland Port Authority and the Cuyahoga County Health and Human Services Levy.
  • As Cuyahoga County moves forward, it will be important that voters learn about the impact of levies on organizations, as well as the impact on the overall community.
Local governments have had to rely more on local funding for services and @CuyahogaCounty is no exception with levies popping up often. But which levies mean what, when do you vote, and what do they do? @WillTarter has more in this… Click To Tweet