Progress is a nice
word. But change
is its motivator.
And change has
its enemies.

Robert Kennedy
July 2023 VOLUME 40 NUMBER 7

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The Township minutes are posted on our website at and outside the fiscal office at the Boston Township Hall. Meetings are not covered by the West Side Leader.

Tax Reappraisals: The Summit County Fiscal Office will begin notifying residents in August as to the reappraisal values on their property. The values in Boston Township are expected to increase by 30.82%. There is a process by which residents can appeal this increase. To sign up for notification of possible meeting dates, contact the Fiscal Office at (330) 643-2710 or at .

Akron-Cleveland Road: The Akron-Cleveland Road improvement project is well underway! Thank you to Al Brubaker and his staff at the Summit County Engineer`s Office for their work on finding funding for this project.

Wetmore Road: The Summit County Engineer`s Office conducted a review of Wetmore Road. They prepared a long-term improvement cost of nearly $700,000. In the interim, Cuyahoga Falls has agreed to make minor repairs such as patching potholes.

Brush Pick-up: Brush pick-up continues the first Monday of the month through October. Place cut ends toward the curb. Please no dirt, or dirt balls, and no foreign material such as lumber, nails, or barbed wire. For more information, please call the Road Department at (330) 657-2600.

Metro Bus Service: Metro bus service is being provided along Akron-Cleveland Road. Route 31, known as Cuyahoga Falls/Macedonia to Southgate, has four stops along Akron-Cleveland Road: Kendall Park Rd., Keenan Rd., Fern St. and Pine St. There are stops for both northbound and southbound travelers. The northern terminus is at RTA`s Southgate regional facility in Maple Heights, which connects to all the greater Cleveland bus and rapid lines. The southern terminus is at the RKP Transit Center on Broadway St. in Akron. For more information on the route and scheduled times, call (330) 762-0341.

WEBSITE: Visit our Website at to find up–to–date Township information. Contact numbers for the trustees: Amy Anderson: 330–657–2439, Randy Bergdorf: 330–655–5698, and Bill Clifton: 330–657–4032. Fiscal Officer: Pam Schneider at 330–657–2059; Road Department: Dave Krusinski at 330–657–2600; and Zoning: Mike Anderson at 234–900–9145.