Sylvania News Flash
a little bit of light local news you can use
Funeral Procession
On Tuesday, Monroe Street will be closed for Officer Brandon Stalker's funeral procession; Sylvania police advise residents to avoid driving in that area; the public is welcome to line the street in honor of Officer Stalker and local law enforcement.

Newly-updated Master Plan
The new Master Plan for Downtown Sylvania has been revised and submitted to City Council. A public meeting will be scheduled in the near future, residents can view the updated plan now.

Mayor's Message
Mayor's Message by Craig A. Stough; 1/14/2021 "Sylvania City Operations Continue During COVID-19."

Township News
By Mike Jones- New grid map; Firefighter promotions; Bike Lane signs; Edison helicopter in town...

New Career Tech Site
Sylvania Schools new website for high school career tech, an addition to the current district website.

Lourdes Lifelong Learning
Lourdes University announces Lifelong Learning Classes for February and the last week of January.

City of Sylvania Hiring
The City of Sylvania is accepting applications for three divisions, deadline to apply is February 5 at 4:30 p.m. Starting pay rate is $25.47 per hour.

Announcements
Timbo's Looking Toward Spring
Timbo's Cones & Coneys is already preparing for their 26th season of serving up sweet treats in Sylvania. New hiring will begin soon, those who are interested should call 419-882-8223.
Timbo's also has a new Facebook page after an unfortunate hacking experience. They have lost all their long-time followers and ask that you please follow their new page and pass it along:
Sylvania Schools Virtual Town Hall
The school district has announced a virtual town hall on February 3, 2021. Residents can submit questions in advance here:

The town hall comes after two Sylvania School Board members have resigned in recent months. The most recent resignation came on January 11 when Shannon Szyperski unexpectedly handed in her resignation during a board meeting.
On January 13, the board announced it would only accept applications for the vacant seat until January 20, an unusually short time span.
On January 14, Sylvania Schools posted the following public statement:

"The Sylvania Board of Education thanks Ms. Szyperski for her three years of service to the school board. It is unfortunate that Ms. Szyperski has become disenchanted with the Board and our school district as described in her public remarks.

As a Board of Education, we remain committed to our students, staff and community and look forward to the positive work that lies ahead. We will continue to follow our mission and focus our efforts on the best interest of all of our stakeholders." 

The School Board's next regular meeting is January 25, 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m, and it can be viewed online, see the school website for details: www.sylvaniaschools.org/BoardofEducation.aspx. It has not been made public if a new board member will be announced at the January 25 meeting.

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Olander Hiring for Summer
Join the TOPS Team as a Swim Beach Lifeguard.
TOPS staff enjoy perks like free use of our boats, discounts on programs and shelter rentals, and a fun and flexible work environment.

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