Final Friday with Elyria Mayor Frank Whitfield


It’s the final Friday of the month, which means we get a visit from Elyria Mayor Frank Whitfield!

Mayor Whitfield had tons to discuss heading into the holiday weekend, including tonight’s Elyria High School Community Appreciation Concert, the Elyria Memorial Day Parade, and some other fun summer activities coming up in the month of June!

Plus, Mayor Whtifield dove into his latest involvement with Everytown for Gun Safety, the nation’s largest organization in the fight for sensible gun safety measures.

Safe Boating Week 2023

The City of Elyria Wastewater Pollution Control Department wants to remind you that this week is National Safe Boating Week!
Wear that life jacket and always practice safe boating techniques anytime you are on the water!

The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Facebook page will have safety tips posted every day this week, so be sure to check it out, and stay safe!

New Emergency Management Agency Director William “Dave” Freeman

The Lorain County Commissioners have hired new directors for the Emergency Management Agency and Emergency 911.

William “Dave” Freeman, was hired to head up the Emergency Management Agency and he stopped by this morning to talk about his new role and what he’s looking forward to getting done in the position.

Third Thursday’s with the Community Foundation of Lorain County

This week, Community Foundation Development Officer Laura Malone discussed the over $1 million in Health and Human Services grants coming to the foundation along with $500k in scholarships that will be announced next week!

Plus, grant applications for Arts and Culture/Strengthening Lorain County begin on June 1st!

Finally, their annual meeting is coming up on June 21st with the announcement of their 90+ Connect to a Cause participants!