Cuyahoga County

Decent Essays
Improved Essays
Superior Essays
Great Essays
Brilliant Essays
    Page 1 of 46 - About 452 Essays
  • Superior Essays

    I have currently resided in Olmsted Township since May of 2015. Previously I lived in Elyria going to Lorain County Community College. I moved to Olmsted Township to be closer to Central School of Practical Nursing. When I was growing up I moved around very frequently. We never lived in one place for more than a year. I grew up around the Akron area until I moved up to the Cleveland area my sophomore year in high school. I am honestly very glad my family moved away from the Akron area to Avon. Since I was moving around frequently I was not able to look into what my community had to offer. This project has made me realize how much my community has to offer for all age types. Olmsted Township is a very small town it was first settled in 1814…

    • 1397 Words
    • 6 Pages
    Superior Essays
  • Great Essays

    One area which interests me is the racial integration of Cuyahoga County schools, beyond the explicit beginnings of the movement in the 1960’s. Cuyahoga County, which contains the Cleveland metropolitan area in Ohio, fascinates me in particular because I am from the area and it has a complex history of racial composition and confrontation. Furthermore, there is a tight-knit sense of ethnic heritage within certain communities, leading to the common perception that most schools and neighborhoods…

    • 1499 Words
    • 6 Pages
    Great Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Drug addiction is a major issue in today’s society and over the past several years has become an epidemic all over the nation. Ohio ranked twelfth in the nation in 2013 for drug related fatalities (Trust for America’s Health, 2015). There were 2,110 fatalities due to unpremeditated overdoses in Ohio in 2013. Cuyahoga County accounts for 255 of those fatalities (Ohio Department of Health, 2015). This epidemic is so significant that there is a Healthy People 2020 objective to reduce drug-induced…

    • 972 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Lorain County Demographics

    • 1235 Words
    • 5 Pages

    political speech will be in the Lorain County area, just west of Cuyahoga County, where Cleveland resides. The type of economy in Lorain County revolves around the industrial side with a ton of blue-collar work and other important trades. The population is around 306,000, and the medium household income is $52,465. Along with being part of the 55th district of Ohio, the major cities consist of Elyria, Lorain, Oberlin, Wellington, Avon, Sheffield Lake and Amherst. Depending on the areas of Lorain…

    • 1235 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Decent Essays

    The case Walton Arts Center also known as (WAC), has several key facts and issues presented in this chapter. One of the key factors presented in the case was the companies turn around. Anita Scism became the second president of the center. She joined the company with the goal and aspirations to move the center forward into the future (Lester, & Parnell, 2006). As a person from the community, she has a firsthand account of the community’s enthusiasm for the arts (Lester, Parnell, 2006). Her goal…

    • 309 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Decent Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Types of external considerations within Rutherford County are related to natural disasters, political disasters and macroeconomic shifts, including inflation, rate of growth, and unemployment. As a measure to offset natural disasters, we have relationships with other counties across the state coordinate efforts with our Emergency Management team. Indeed, the county 's mitigation planning efforts consist of local, state, and federal assistance. Unfortunately, there are few measures to plan for…

    • 817 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Pinellas County Case

    • 975 Words
    • 4 Pages

    Haoyu Zhao PUP432 10.15.2015 Case Brief Contractors And Builders Association Of Pinellas County V. City Of Dunedin Background Context Until the 20th century, the general law in Florida stipulated that local governments could only obtain funds from public revenues as they had no authority to taxes. The local government made the realization that these funds were insufficient for running the everyday affairs of the growing county. For this reason, the county turned to private sources…

    • 975 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Great Essays

    Public Campaign Finance

    • 1696 Words
    • 7 Pages

    City-states of the ancient world were one of the first political entities with democratic governance. Part of the democratic process is authorizing individuals to make decisions, holding these individuals accountable, and for these individual to be responsive to the needs of the community (Pitkin, 1957). Today, cities have low levels of democratic participation that hold elected officials accountable and authorize them to have the power to make a decision. At the same time, a majority of the…

    • 1696 Words
    • 7 Pages
    Great Essays
  • Great Essays

    the User-Friendly Budget may not create further citizen engagement based upon the research. Research has shown that by studying the budget process in all 50 states, we ended up with a wide variety of requirements. The only similarity that appears through this study was that state governments are primarily only concerned with the first step of informing the public. There is no requirement or mandate beyond this to narrow the gap between government's creation of the budget document and citizen…

    • 1544 Words
    • 7 Pages
    Great Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Pivot Table / Chart Report Exercise There are four observations in the pivot table, and the one part of pivot table report is about the annual adult care facility, total number of census, SMI and SSI. The other part is about New York State Population, total population and total number of race and ethnicity distribution. The results that I received are come from the data Adult Care Facility Annual Survey and New York State Population. I use the pivot table or chart to get the observations. At the…

    • 1286 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Previous
    Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 46