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HELPING OTHERS: The Strongsville Emergency Food Bank provides a holiday lunch to those in need and also distributes food throughout the year.
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7 Continued from page 9 says, continues to earn the city an AAA bond rating from Moody’s. “Without our AAA bond rating, the city would suffer financially,” Perciak says. “It saves us huge amounts of interest. Moody’s cites our conservative financial management practices in their rating.” Despite the economic impacts of the pandemic, Perciak says the City closed its 2020 books in a strong financial position. “The directors of every city department put into place the necessary economies of scale and at the first of the year all of the employees who are covered by a union collective bargaining agreement received their raises and were back to work,” Perciak says. “It was the quality of our employees, from service to safety and others, that made the difference here during the past year. They have done a phenomenal job.”
CITY UPDATE: Mayor Thomas Perciak presents his annual State of the City Address during a challenging year.
Strongsville Image Book & Community Guide | 2021