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Come Home to Westlake Families and businesses thrive

in the City of Westlake, Ohio, making it much more than just a location of 15.97 square miles on the western edge of Cuyahoga County, a mile south of Lake Erie. It is a perfect place to live, learn, work, and play. Downtown Cleveland is a 15-minute commute and access to much of northern Ohio is easy via I-90 and I-480. We have more than 32,000 citizens, vibrant businesses, scenic parks and

recreational areas, exceptional city services and safety forces, outstanding restaurants and shopping including Crocker Park. Residents have many housing options: neighborhoods of single family homes, condominiums, townhomes, cluster homes, and apartments. Several independent living, assisted living and nursing home facilities are also located within the city. Westlake’s income tax rate at 1.5%, with a 100% credit up to 1.5%, is one of the lowest in Cuyahoga County. Our community is committed to quality education. We have a highly rated public school system. Cleveland State University and Cuyahoga Community College have campuses with other wellknown colleges and universities nearby. Westlake Porter Library is one of the leading lending libraries in the nation.

Westlake has held the designation of Tree City USA for 25 years and its six parks bring enjoyment to residents and visitors alike. This duck pond at Clague Park is a particular favorite with wedding parties.

An active business community and a responsive Planning and Economic Development Department work together to create a strong economic environment. Westlake’s largest employers include

Photos: City of Westlake

Hyland Software, American Greetings, Equity Trust, Nordson Corporation, TravelCenters of America, USG Interiors, and Q-Lab. In fact, several businesses listed on the Weatherhead 100 are found here. University Hospitals St. John Medical Center and satellite operations for Cleveland Clinic Health System and University Hospital Health Care System are also located in the city. Our proud heritage and promising future make Westlake a top community in Northeast Ohio! Visit us online at www.cityofwestlake.org. Stay connected on Facebook www. facebook.com/city. of.westlake.ohio and LinkedIn www.linkedin. com/company/ city-of-westlakeohio Sign up for alerts at local. nixle.com/city-ofwestlake-ohio

Dennis Clough, Mayor, City of Westlake

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