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  1. Citywide Fiber Optic Internet

    Several parts of the US already have access to fiber Internet, but Avon us not one of them. For our city to continue to grow, we need to provide our businesses, hospitals, educational facilities...
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    Apr 27, 2015 by Michael Timko (150 points)

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  2. City Map with Location of Future/Proposed New Buildings and Roads

    It would be nice to see on a map all the future and proposed new roads and business.

    Apr 28, 2015 by Michael Elwood (110 points)

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  3. Widen Detroit Rd after Burger King

    Every year when Avon holds the Duct Tape Festival, the residents around Detroit Rd (Moon Rd, French Creek Rd & Colorado Ave) suffer the ill effects of the excess traffic. We can't get up down...
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    Apr 27, 2015 by Michael Timko (150 points)

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  4. Widen the roads, put in sidewalks

    It's great that these big name companies are coming to Avon (Meijer's, Cabella's etc), as well as the little guys that have built here, too, but the infrastructure of the city can't handle any more...
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    May 18, 2015 by KPullin (11 points)

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  5. Mayor Jensen: Avon need Fiber Network for cable, internet,

    In order to sustain growth, we need a better high speed internet. At present, we have two companies offering us broadband under the illusion of competition. Offering equal service while...
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    Aug 2, 2015 by Michael Timko (150 points)

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  6. Open up the Avon Facebook page

    If you visit Avon's Facebook page its closed to public submission accept to comment on what the city says. I say this is our Facebook page and we as residents have a right to speak our minds hear...
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    May 26, 2015 by Michael Timko (150 points)

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  7. I'd love to have a dog park in the city.

    Could there be a dog park set up in one of the city parks?

    Apr 4, 2015 by Terri Czup (117 points)

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  8. Required trees in newly developed commercial property

    All the recent large scale commercial developments along Chester Road and Levin's at Nagel have destroyed large areas of trees. This website displays trees prominently in the banner to signify the...
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    Apr 30, 2015 by Simon (8 points)

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  9. Remodel school for new City Hall, then build new City Hall in 5 years = Bad Deal

    Recently a story was posted on Cleveland.com that the Jensen Administration would like to cohabitate the closing Village Elementary School with the Avon Board of Education. Apparently, this...
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    May 27, 2015 by Michael Timko (150 points)

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  10. Avon needs to give 100% tax credit for income earned outside Avon

    This morning the US Supreme Court ruled that double taxation of income is unlawful. The case before the court involved the state of Maryland who collects income tax off income earned from other...
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    May 18, 2015 by Michael Timko (150 points)

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  11. Sign Please!!!

    I would like a duck or geese crossing sign on Case Rd by Knoble farm. I live at 4411 Case Rd and just watched 2 baby geese get plowed over by a car. People are to go 35 on this road, but because it is...
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    May 27, 2015 by Elizabeth Beholz (5 points)

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  12. Force Timberlake to hire their own security

    I see a kid getting bullied, ask them who they think they're going to jump and they shut up. I proceed to go to the office and tell them they can look and see the same kids in the same place and what...
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    Jun 7, 2015 by Me (15 points)

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  13. Halloween event for kids

    Halloween is coming !!! The city together with the Public Library, YMCA and other participating businesses can offer a day of fun for families. Families and children who come to downtown Avon during...
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    Sep 23, 2015 by RPatki (15 points)

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  14. Parks and Recreation Survey!

    Share your input! The Avon Parks and Recreation Commission would love to hear your ideas and feedback about our parks. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/AvonParks2017

    Jan 12, 2017 by Tom Mitchell (12 points)

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  15. French Creek Bridge

    What a shame the city has let a landmark like the French Creek Bridge on Detroit Rd fall into such disrepair. Repair and paint is sorely needed and for immediate relief, just remove the broken down...
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    May 21, 2015 by Dolores Kopacz (5 points)

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  16. Speeding on Kinzel Rd. - how to fix?

    I commute daily down Kinzel Rd. It seems people do not adhere to the posted 25 MPH speed limit. I have been (unsafely) passed several times by people who feel that their time is too precious to stay...
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    Jun 29, 2015 by bobNobody (28 points)

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  17. Please- a construction guide

    Agree with Mr. Elwood's April post-- please include a guide to all the new business construction in the city

    Aug 31, 2015 by Alice Eddings (10 points)

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  18. Direct access to communicate with city departments

    On the old site, the contact form made it quick and easy to send email directly to the necessary department. I can no longer find a way to do this. The only link I can find is askme@cityofavon.com....
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    Apr 27, 2015 by Michael Beatty (10 points)

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  19. Hazardous Waste Round Up Needed

    I think the city should consider having a hazardous waste round up a couple times a year. Other communities in the area conduct these round ups. It makes good sense to make it convenient for the...
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    Apr 15, 2015 by EB (5 points)

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  20. How about bringing WOW into Avon, so we can have competition for out cable/internet?

    Avon seems to be very limited with cable/internet options. All we have is CenturyLink with their inadequate DSL service and Time Warner with over priced service. I notice all the communities around...
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    Jun 5, 2016 by Charles Burns (13 points)

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  21. Mound Cemetery

    It would be great to spruce up the corner at 83 and Detroit , specifically Mound Cemetery. The flags need and should be replaced every year. They are tattered. We need some color to draw attention to...
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    Apr 16, 2015 by Sharon (40 points)

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  22. Left turn arrow at the intersection of Detroit Rd

    At different times during the day (the worst being 3pm to 4pm), it's next near impossible to make a left turn from Detroit to French Creek due to the amount of oncoming traffic. This intersection...
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    Apr 28, 2015 by Michael Timko (150 points)

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  23. Additional Green Space

    With all of the new development taking place in Avon, the city should look to acquire additional green space for more parks and recreation. With the rapid rate of growth in the city, now is the time...
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    May 7, 2015 by EB (5 points)

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