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Press Releases Archive

The following links are the last six months of News and Press Releases for the Office of the Cuyahoga County Executive. Further links to past News and Press Releases can be found by selecting the year links below.

Press Releases

7/2/2020Cuyahoga County Administrative Headquarters Reopening to Public Monday July 6, 2020
6/22/2020Stabilization Grant Program Assists 951 Small Businesses Affected by COVID-19 Crisis
6/22/2020County Will Consider Resolution Declaring Racism as a Public Health Crisis
6/22/2020Light the Night to Shape Your Future Townhall with Local Leaders
6/15/2020Budish Issues Statement Regarding Civil Rights Protections for Gay and Transgender Workers
6/10/2020AT LEAST 66 FATAL HEROIN/FENTANYL/COCAINE OVERDOSES IN MAY
6/5/2020Over 80 Companies Registered to Participte in Virtual Job Fair Week June 15-19
6/3/2020Statement Regarding House Bill 860
6/1/2020Volunteer Cleanup After Protests
6/1/2020County Seeks to Raise Awareness of Elder Abuse and Prevention
5/31/2020Budish Issues Statement Regarding Protests and Riots in Downtown Cleveland
5/29/2020Purchase of Municipal Notes by Cuyahoga County allows Three Local Cities to Fund Infrastructure Improvements
5/29/2020Budish Issues Statement Regarding Protests Following the Death of George Floyd
5/19/2020Jesse Drucker Nominated for Appointment to Director of Human Resources
5/19/2020Medical Examiner: 9 Overdose Deaths in 48 Hours
5/18/2020Budish Signs Executive Order Requiring Face Coverings in County Buildings
5/15/2020Mandel Foundation and Cuyahoga County Partner to Fund New Virtual Job Fairs
5/15/2020Budish Encourages Businesses Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic to Apply for Small Business Paycheck Protection Program
5/12/2020County Contributes $200,000 in Funding to The Greater Cleveland Food Bank
5/8/2020Budish Announces Round Two of Stabilization Grant Funding to Support Businesses During COVID-19 Pandemic
5/8/2020Budish Pledges $5 Million for Increased Covid Testing
5/7/2020Deadline for Real Estate Tax Collection Extended to August 13, 2020
5/1/2020CJFS Provides Emergency Assistance to Families Affected by COVID-19
4/28/2020County Received $215 Million As Part of CARES Act
4/27/2020Enforcement of Plastic Bag Ban Moving to January 1
4/24/2020Operation Cuyahoga Cares Matches Donors with Children in Need During Pandemic
4/21/2020IRS Issues Alert to Benefit Recipients Who Do Not File Tax Returns and Have Dependents
4/20/2020Launch of COVID-19-Focused County Website Provides Resources and Current Information for Business Owners, Employers, Families
4/20/2020Budish Pledges $2 Million for the Purchase of PPE
4/20/2020New Ways to Report Child Abuse and Neglect Launched Due to Coronavirus Pandemic
4/17/2020Budish Announces Creation of Small Business Stabilization Fund Totaling Over $4 Million to Support Businesses During COVID-19 Pandemic
4/17/2020April 17, 2020 Media Briefing Recap
4/14/2020April 14, 2020 Media Briefing Recap
4/14/2020Budish Signs Executive Order to Lower Flags to Half-Staff at All County Facilities in Memorial of Deaths Due to COVID-19
4/14/2020Social Media Campaign Aims to Show How Residents are "Spreading Joy" During COVID-19
4/14/2020Fairview Park to Use SBA Municipal Matching Grant Funds to Help Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19
4/13/2020County Warns Consumers of Work-From-Home Scams
4/10/2020Computers Needed to Reduce Digital Divide
4/10/2020County Donates 300 Hotspots to Reduce the Digital Divide
4/10/2020April 10, 2020 Media Briefing Recap
4/8/2020April 8, 2020 Media Briefing Recap
4/6/2020April 6, 2020 Media Briefing Recap
3/26/2020Coronavirus Multilingual Website Furthers Accessibility to Information During Pandemic
3/25/2020March 25, 2020 Media Briefing Recap
3/24/2020County Warns Residents of Online COVID-19 and Government Stimulus Check Scams
3/23/2020March 23, 2020 Media Briefing Recap
3/22/2020Daily Media Briefing Tomorrow March 23 at 8:45 a.m.
3/20/2020March 20, 2020 Media Briefing Recap
3/19/2020Suspension of Foreclosure Action and Delinquent Contracts in Cuyahoga County
3/19/2020Deadline and Options to File Property Valuation Complaints with the Board of Revision
3/18/2020Cuyahoga County Justice Center, Juvenile Justice Center, and Courthouse Remain Open for Essential Functions
3/18/2020March 18, 2020 Media Briefing Recap
3/18/2020County Establishes Donation Collection Point for Personal Protective Equipment
3/18/2020Measures Being Implemented in Cuyahoga County Corrections System to Lessen Potential for Coronavirus
3/17/2020CJFS Suspends Work Activity Related Requirements
3/17/2020Cuyahoga County Closes Buildings to Public to Reduce COVID-19 Risk
3/17/2020Daily Media Briefing Tomorrow
3/16/2020County Council Reviewing Two Pieces of Emergency Legislation Related to COVID-19
3/16/2020Daily Media Briefing Recap for March 16, 2020
3/16/2020Daily Media Briefings to Resume Wednesday, March 18 at 8:45 a.m.
3/15/2020Daily Media Briefing for Monday March 16, 2020 Moved to 4:00 p.m.
3/13/2020Daily Media Briefing Recap March 13, 2020
3/13/2020Cuyahoga County Moves to Telecommuting for Many Employees
3/13/2020Changes to Emergency Operations Center Hours Beginning March 14
3/12/2020Daily Media Briefing Cancelled for March 12, 2020
3/12/2020Daily Media Briefing Recap for March 12, 2020
3/12/2020Board of Health Issues Guidance to Food Service Operations and Retail Food Establishments Regarding COVID-19
3/11/2020Daily Media Briefing Recap for March 11, 2020 COVID-19
3/11/2020Budish Issues State of Emergency Declaration
3/10/2020Opening of Emergency Operations Center in Response to COVID-19
3/10/2020Scams Related to Coronavirus COVID-19
3/10/2020Daily Media Briefings Regarding COVID-19
3/2/2020Vendors Selected to Begin Work on County Solutions Through the Startup in Residence Program
2/27/2020Cuyahoga County Recommends $1 Million For Brownfield Remediation Loan
2/24/2020County Proposes New Banking Services Contract with KeyBank
2/21/2020Robert Coury Named as Cuyahoga County Chief of Public Safety and Justice Services
2/20/20202019 Cuyahoga Performance Report Shows Positive Progress Across Multiple Measures
2/14/2020“Tech Boosts” Program from Cox Communications Returns to Award $30K in Grants to Local Nonprofits
2/13/2020County Recommends $1.5 Million Economic Development Loan for Saucy Brew Works’ Proposed New Facility
2/6/2020Department of Consumer Affairs Releases List of Top 10 Scams of 2019
2/5/2020County Reaches Another Milestone with Enterprise Resource Planning Program
2/3/2020Office of Child Support Launches New Phone System
1/29/2020County Awards Project to Complete Final Step of Mastick Road Rehabilitation
1/29/2020County Public Safety and Justice Services Supports Diversion Programs for At-Risk Youth
1/28/2020County Makes Commitment to Continuing Execution of Greenway Plan
1/24/2020Fatherhood Initiative and Rock Hall Kick Off Partnership to Help Dads and Kids Make a Musical Connection
1/23/2020Public Works to Restrict Traffic to Single Lane on Pleasant Valley Road Bridge over Cuyahoga River
1/16/2020Department of Consumer Affairs Encourages Stores to Post Gift Card Scam Alert Signs
1/15/2020Cuyahoga County Kicks Off BYOBag and Bag Giveaway Program
1/9/2020Cuyahoga County Commits $43,200 to New Minority Entrepreneurship Initiative
1/9/2020Cuyahoga County's GDP at $88.7 Billion, Strongest in Ohio
1/6/2020Statement Regarding New Rules That Will Cut Food Benefits
1/3/2020Courthouse Square Building Temporarily Closed Due to Loss of Power

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