Tremont West e-news & updates
April 27, 2021
Ward 14 Community Meeting
Thursday, April 29th, 6 pm via Zoom
Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church to Celebrate Easter this Weekend
Saturday, April 27, 2021, 10:45 pm Mass, traditionally ends with fireworks at midnight to celebrate Easter although not condoned by the church.  Parishioners had reached out to us, so the neighborhood would not be alarmed by the sounds.
RiverSweep - Must Pre-Register
Saturday, May 8, 2021, 9 am-12 noon

Be part of RiverSweep, Canalway Partners’ annual clean-up of the Cuyahoga River Valley. Volunteers will be given a cool RiverSweep themed t-shirt in addition to clean-up supplies. COVID safety protocols will be followed and registration is required.

Sign-up to Volunteer in Tremont: No Walkup
Please Register in Advance
Here is the Holmden and Quigley sign up link:
Here is the Starkweather and Kenilworth sign up link:
Here is the Irishtown Bend sign up link:

Tremont Farmers Market
Tuesdays in Lincoln Park, starting May 11th
Tremont Passport Challenge
 Visit Tremont Businesses during the months of March and April for a chance to win. You already support our local businesses and we want to reward you for it. Email copies of your receipts to contact@tremontwest.org by May 9, 2021. For each receipt, you will receive 1 point towards winning one of the top 3 prizes. The participants with the most points wins!
Top Prize
$300 in Gift Certificates
($100 each to the 3 Tremont businesses of your choice.)
2nd & 3rd Place Prizes
$100 Gift Certificate
to the Tremont Business of your choice
Download the Destination Cleveland App and click on Passport Challenge to win more prizes!
City of Cleveland Paint Program Deadline Extended
New Deadline: April 30, 2021
Cleveland Community Police Commission Questionnaire
Are You Eligible for $40 in FREE fruits and vegetables at the Farmers Market this season?
NEORSD Sewer Bill Assistance
Near West Recreation
We are looking for a few more volunteer head and assistant coaches for our upcoming baseball and softball season. Commitment level can range from 3-5 hours a week. Near West Recreation provides coaches with coaching resources, equipment, and team uniforms.

Divisions:
15u Baseball (ages 13-15)
12u/15u Softball (ages 10-12 & 13-15)
Practice and play games weeknights.

12u Minor Baseball (ages 10-12)
Coach Pitch (ages 7-9)
Tee-ball (ages 4-6)
Practice weeknights and play games on Saturday.

Contact Keri Palma at kpalma@ohiocity.org if you have any interest.
Tremont Shot Finders
Need Help Scheduling a Covid-19 Vaccine Appointment?
Covid-19 vaccinations are here! A team of Tremont residents and professionals have volunteered to help those eligible secure your vaccine appointments around the area. Current eligibility is detailed at coronavirus.ohio.gov/vaccine. This confidential service is for anyone living, working, worshipping, or having a friend or relative in Tremont.

What You’ll Need to Provide:
Name, Phone number, Email (yours or someone you know), Date of Birth, and how many minutes you’re willing to travel to a vaccine site (or if you need a ride to your appointment)

What To Do Next:
Email us at TremontShots@gmail.com or call 216-200-8951 and leave a voicemail. A volunteer will contact you to set up your appointment with us. For details on how it works visit TremontShots.com
 
*Also, if you or someone you know would like to join our volunteer team, email Jack at TremontShots@gmail.com
Traffic Alert - West 14th Street
Traffic Alert - NEORSD
Our contractor is progressing with work on the West 3rd Quigley / Westerly Miscellaneous CSO Project. This includes new utility installation and modification of existing utilities along Scranton Road.
Traffic Alert - NEORSD
Our contractor is progressing with work on the West 3rd Quigley / Westerly Miscellaneous CSO Project. This includes new utility installation and modification of existing utilities along Jefferson Avenue.
Face Mask 2
Did you know that CareSource
can provide transportation for members’ appointments with participating providers through transportation vendors? Members can also get rides to Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) appointments and redetermination meetings at the County Department of Medicaid.
Each member can receive up to 15 rides to and from appointments (30 one-way trips) per 12-month period.
Members may schedule a ride by calling 1-800-488-0134 (TTY: 1-800-750-0750 or 711).
Learn more about becoming a member here on their website: https://www.caresource.com/
COVID 19 Vaccination Information
From the Cleveland Department of Public Health: Supply is limited; it will take a number of weeks to vaccinate eligible residents. Cleveland residents that are age-eligible may join the Cleveland Department of Public Health’s waitlist. Contact our call center, 216.664.2222, Monday - Friday, 9a to 5p. Those that meet the criteria will be notified and provided a link and phone number to schedule an appointment when doses become available.

Provider Locations:
  • You can look for a provider here: https://vaccine.coronavirus.ohio.gov/ 
  • ICYMI: CDPH’s two large clinics will take place on Thursday, March 11th at Gunning Rec Center 10am-6pm and Saturday, March 13th at Thurgood Marshall Rec Center 9am-3pm.

Case Western Reserve University and the City of Cleveland are partnering to provide COVID-19 vaccines to eligible individuals in the Cleveland community. Case Western Reserve University’s Veale Convocation, Recreation and Athletic Center at 2138 Adelbert Road. To schedule an appointment, residents can fill out an online form: https://forms.case.edu/s/MTmTdapwLJ3N81JDyDha
 
or call 216.368.1964 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. starting today. You can find additional information at case.edu/vaccine. Free parking is available at the Veale Center Parking Garage, adjacent to the Veale Center and located at 2158 Adelbert Road. Case Western Reserve vans will be available near the Adelbert Road HealthLine stop for individuals who are unable to walk to the Veale Center.
Tremont in the News
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Merrick House
Merrick House has Prevention, Retention, and Contingency (PRC) funding available to assist anyone with rent or utility payments. Payments are limited to $125.00 per household and will be paid directly to the vendor. Interested parties should call Merrick House at 216-771-5077 for an application.

Open Gym on Mondays and Wednesday from 330-530p
City Connects Tuesdays from 530-730p
Martial arts Tuesdays and Thursdays 6-7p
 
Childcare Center
Please contact Merrick House Early Childhood Director Laurie Santos at 216-771-5077 extension 132 or e-mail her at lauries@merrickhouse.org 
 
Tremont Youth Council at Merrick House
 Please contact Jennifer Pullom at 216.771.5077 or jenniferp@merrickhouse.org for details.
 
MomsFirst
Donations needed of Clorox wipes and Clorox/Lysol spray. We need them for the Pandemic childcare.
Cleveland Public Library
South Branch is now open. Jefferson is closed for renovations.

Monday, May 10, 7 pm via Zoom

Follow Your Branch on Facebook

Grab and Go Meals for Youth 
M-F, 3-5 pm at all CPL locations
Rental and Utility Assistance
If you are struggling to pay your rent or are behind in paying your utility bills, apply today.
Concerned about your housing or an eviction?
You may qualify for free legal representation, call Legal Aid at 216-687-1900.
Job Opportunities
Follow Near West Job Board Facebook Page for daily job postings.


 
Food Pantry Information
Tremont West staff put together this list of food access in Tremont, Duck Island and Irishtown Bend. Please email Dharma Valentin if you would like to see something changed or added.

Or dial 211
 
Pet food is available through the Cleveland Animal Protective League. Email projectCARE@clevelandapl.org or call (216) 255-5012 and leave a message.
 
 
2021 Cleveland Waste Pick-up Schedule
As a reminder, cans are not to be placed outside earlier than 12 pm the day before garbage pick-up and must be removed by 12 pm the day following garbage pick-up.