Stearns Road Reconstruction/Ohio Turnpike and Infrastructure Commission Project No. 43-23-03

Engineering and design for the Stearns Road project, which will include road widening and bridge project. Tentative timeline from the County is as follows:

02/15/2023:  NTP (cannot close Stearns bridge until 4/1 at the earliest)

03/13/2023:  Tree clearing to start (1 week to complete)

04/07/2023:  Tentative Stearns bridge closure (after Jennings base repairs done)

08/02/2024:  Part B – Stearns Road – substantially complete

09/29/2024:  Construction completion “anticipated”.

Nature Trails and Dog Park

The Nature Trails and Bark Park, located on 30 acres on Schady Road near Sharp Road, will be handicap accessible. It will consist of two fenced areas – one area for large dogs and one for dogs under 30 pounds. Will include bench seating, shade tree plantings, parking lot, trash/pet waste containers, a covered shelter and water stations. We are seeking grant funding and private donations for this project. At the beginning of June, we were awarded $300,000 through the State of Ohio.  Anticipated completion date to be determined.

New Township Signage Program

In accordance with the 2018-2019 Township Strategic Plan, Gateway Signage was placed at Township borders throughout the community. Future locations to come thanks to a $46,000 CDSG grant received from Cuyahoga County Council.  This grant will complete our gateway signage program.  Picture

CARES Act Funds/American Recovery Act

Olmsted Township received almost one million dollars in CARES funds to address COVID-19 in the workplace and community. We have earmarked all funds and will complete by 12/31/21.

As of May 2021, we are awaiting the Department of Treasury’s determination for “Township” eligibility for the  American Recovery ACT.

Property Demolition Fund

Received $175,000 in 2018 for property demolitions throughout the Township. Project complete. Building Department works with County Land Band/Fiscal Office on availabilities.

In May 2021, Olmsted Township was notified by the Cuyahoga County Land Reutilization Fund that additional funding is available.

Comprehensive Master Plans

Click here to view our 2018-2019 Comprehensive Master Plan in its entirety.

Click here to view our 2012 Comprehensive Master Plan in its entirety.

Land Development Projects

Gates Village Phases I and II of home construction is complete.  Site Map

Belmont Currently in County planning for pre-plat approval. Proposed to have 64 home sites. Site Map

Schady Reserve Completed.

Pembrooke All lots are sold in Phase 3. Phase 4 was presented to Board of Zoning Appeals on May 19, 2021 for variance approval. The Developer is working with County for County approval.

Galway Bay Completed.

Grand Oaks  95% completed. 1 lot still available.

The Sanctuary/Preserves (John Rd.) Phase 1 under road and sanitary is under construction. Pump Station completed.

Renaissance Nursing Facility Phase I completed. Phase II in review.  Parking lot completed. Phase II under construction.

Southwest General Hospital Medical Building Under construction.

Garland Development (school property) Public Hearing held on April 29, 2021. Township zoning approved. Developer working with County for County approval.

Garland Development (Stearns/Schady)

Willow Grove In Litigation. Awaiting 8th District Court of Appeals Decision