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September 2015 Public Meeting Changes

The Village of Cleves, Hamilton County, Ohio, will change the following Meeting Schedule for September, 2015.

Meeting: Safety Meeting
Place Of Meeting: Village of Cleves Municipal Building
Date Canceled: September 7, 2015
Date Rescheduled: September 14, 2015

Meeting: Communications Committee
Place Of Meeting: Village of Cleves Municipal Building
Date: September 28, 2015
Time: 7:00pm
Time Rescheduled: 6:30pm

Written Public Comments May Be Submitted To:
Village of Cleves at 101 N. Miami Avenue.

Thank You from the Village

The Village of Cleves wishes to thank Sergeant Steve Ventre who has stepped into the role of Acting Police Chief since the departure of Chief Jack Kraft in June to Mt. Saint Joseph University. The Village is currently conducting a search for a new Police Chief and anticipates a new Police Chief will be named in August. Under the leadership of Chief Kraft, the Village has experience a decline in the crime rate and a positive response to the new "Community Policing" model put in place.

Bulk Water Station

The Village of Cleves bulk water station will be re-opened Wednesday June 24, 2015.

Open Hours and Days:
10:00am to 2:00pm - Monday and Friday
6:00pm to 8:00pm on Wednesdays

Closed on Holidays.

The fees to purchase water (including service fee) are outlined below. These fees are charged per load. Cash only accepted.

  • Up to 500 gallons: $5.00
  • 500-1000 gallons: $10.00
  • 1000-1500 gallons: $15.00
  • 1500-2000 gallons: $20.00
  • 2000-2500 gallons: $25.00

Evening hours may be considered in the future based on need.

First Ever Village Administrator Named for the Village of Cleves

At the April 8, 2015 council meeting, the Village of Cleves Council unanimously approved and Mayor Danny Stacy appointed Michael Rahall as the first Village Administrator for the Village of Cleves effective April 27, 2015.

In January, after a year-long fact-finding process regarding the organization and efficiency of the present structure of management for the governmental operations of the Village, Council embarked on a nation-wide search for their first Village Administrator.

2014 Recycling Information

Cleves Residents Recycled 42.44 Tons in 2014. This consisted of metal, glass, plastic and paper. Residents saved resources, conserved energy, and reduced pollution by recycling.

The recycling effort in Cleves:

  • Conserved enough energy to power every home in Cleves for two days.
  • Reduced more air pollution than if every household in Cleves rode their bicycle to work for two weeks.
  • Saved 289 trees from being harvested.

Recycling reduces pollution so the air we breathe is cleaner, conserves natural resources so we will have them to use in the future, and decreases the energy needed to make new

2015 Rumpke Holiday Schedule

Christmas Day: Friday, December 25, 2015 (Week of December 20-26)

Waste and recycling service will not occur on Friday, December 25. Friday customers will be collected on Saturday.

New Year's Day: Friday, January 1, 2016 (Week of December 27 - January 2)

Waste and recycling service will not occur on Friday, January 1. Friday customers will be collected on Saturday. Collection will be delayed one day for the rest of the week.

2014 Annual Financial Report

The 2014 Annual Financial Report for the Village of Cleves has been completed and filed with the Auditor of State’s Office. A complete copy of the report is available at the Village of Cleves Clerk’s office.

Electricity and Natural Gas Aggregation Programs

In November 2012 the residents of the Village authorized the Village Council to implement aggregation programs for electricity and natural gas. The purpose of the aggregation programs is to provide a choice and to lower cost obtained by consolidating the consumption of all residents and small businesses. A secondary benefit is to minimize the potential of fraud, which frequently occurs when individual residents act on their own.

Our first round of contracts for both services ended with savings for natural gas in excess of $10,000 and electricity savings of $83,000. New contracts became

2014 Recycling Award

Congratulations to Jan Pastrick for her efforts in promoting recycling in the Village of Cleves. In recognition of her efforts, she has received the "Friend of Recycling" award from the Hamilton County Recycling and Solid Waste District for 2014.

Read the full Press Release here.


Recycling Award to Jan Pastrick