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Rubbish Service

The Village contracts with Republic Services to collect residential trash. Trash is collected on Mondays of each week, unless that day is a holiday and then it will be collected on Tuesday. Residents are asked to have their trash at the curb by 5:00 pm on the day before pickup. Please remove empty containers from the street as soon as possible. For larger items, such as sofas and recliners, call Republic Services in advance so they will be prepared to pick up these items at 216-441-6300. Air conditioners, refrigerators and other appliances containing Freon should be removed by a certified technician. The technician attaches a sticker to the appliance acknowledging removal of the Freon. The appliance can then be placed at the curb for pickup. For more information, please call 440-232-8788.

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
New Years Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day

Christmas Day
Thanksgiving Day

 

Senior Citizen Snow Plowing

During the winter months, when the snow exceeds 2" within a 24 hour period, the Village provides free snowplowing service for senior citizens and disabled residents. To apply for this program, please click here for the application. Complete the application and mail or drop it off to Village Hall.

If you need help completing the application or need one to be mailed to you, please call 440-232-8788.

 

Senior Van

      

SENIOR TRANSPORTATION PROVIDER

We are aware of the impact that access to transportation has in enhancing the lives of our senior residents.   As of January 2, 2019, The Village partnered with the Village of Oakwood to provide senior transportation.  STC will no longer provide rides to Glenwillow residents.

The Senior Transportation Program with Oakwood Village shall include transportation services from Oakwood to the seniors in Glenwillow for medical appointments, shopping, personal business, recreation, nutrition, religious events and any other social events.

Who can use the Oakwood Village Van?

Seniors 60 years or older and physically challenged residents who live in the Village of Glenwillow.

How do you reserve your ride for medical appointments?

Reservations for medical appointments should be made at least ONE WEEK IN ADVANCE between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday by calling 232-9988. If you are scheduled to have a procedure requiring the use of anesthesia, please make other arrangements. The van is not equipped and drivers are not trained to handle emergencies that may arise during transport. Please note that the van is not available on Wednesday afternoons.

Suggested appointment times are 9:00 a.m. through 2:00 p.m. Return trips are not available after 4:00 p.m. In this situation, please make other arrangements for return transportation.

The following information is required to reserve a ride:

  • Name, address and telephone number
  • Date and time of appointment
  • Destination address
  • Physician’s name and phone no.

How do you reserve your ride for other appointments?

Reservations for banking, prescription pick-ups, grocery shopping, social service agencies, library, beauty shops, cinema, etc., should be made 24 HOURS IN ADVANCE by calling 232-9988. Please note that the van is not available on Wednesday afternoons.

Suggested times are 9:00 a.m. through 2:00 p.m. Return trips are not available after 4:00 p.m. In this situation, please make other arrangements.

How do you cancel your trip?

Please let us know within 24 hours if you must cancel a scheduled appointment.

Van Fare:

There will be a charge of $1.00 per ride (round trip).

If you have any questions, before or after the transition occurs, please contact Lori at Village Hall at 440-232-8788 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

Lifeline

The Village of Glenwillow has entered into an agreement with Lifeline Systems Company to provide personal response support service and an alert system for aged or ill residents by electronically notifying trained personnel to respond in the event of a home emergency.

The Village of Glenwillow will pay Lifeline to provide up to 15 Lifeline programs for our residents to be the most in need of such services as determined by the local administrator of Lifeline.

Residents who use this program wear a small alert as a necklace or bracelet.  If an emergency occurs, the resident presses the alarm and the company is automatically alerted.  They will check to see if the resident is OK or if they need emergency services.  They will also contact the nearest relative to inform them of the emergency. 

For more information about this service, please contact Lifeline at 1-800-451-0525 or Village Hall at 440-232-8788.

 

Residential Home Checks

If you are on vacation, complete a form about the details and the Police Department will put a watch on your house while you are gone.  For more information, please call 440-232-8787.

 

Animal Warden Support

Steve Suder and Scott Adams of A & S Animal Control are  providing Animal Control Services to the Village. The duties of the Animal Warden are to catch wild animals running at large and to impound them. If you are having a problem with a wild animal, please call the Police Department at 440-232-8787 to request this service. After hours call Solon non-emergency dispatch at 440-349-1234 and request an officer to call you back.

 

Bow Hunting for Village Residents

The Village allows bow hunting of deer within the corporate limits with permission of the property owner. All hunters must first register with the Village Police Department. Please call 440-232-8788 for more information.

 

Notary Services

Notary service is available free of charge at Village Hall for residents during regular business hours or by appointment. Please bring ID when requesting Notary services. For more information, please call 440-232-8788.

 

Residential Knox Box Program

Oakwod Village Fire Department and the Village are offering a Knox Box Program.  The program entails the provision of a metal box that is secured with a key lock.  Oakwood Fire Department maintains the only key to the Knox Box which opens the secure box which contains the key for the entrance door. to your residence. Please click here for more information and an application.

 

Community Newsletters

The Village publishes newsletters throughout the year.
For a copy of the current or past newsletters, click here.
For more information, please call 440-232-8788.

Disposal of Medicine & Needles

Never flush unwanted medicine.

Drop off Center
  The Village has established a drop off box for unwanted medicines   in the lobby at Village Hall, 29555 Pettibone Road.  The lobby is open from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday thru Friday.     The public is invited to drop off any unused prescriptions in the box.  You may remove all information from the bottles. 
   Sharps and needles from home injections should be placed in a rigid plastic container such as a laundry detergent container then sealed securely and placed in the trash. Needles should NEVER be placed in your curbside recycling.

 

For any questions or to make arrangements for drop offs after hours
please contact Lori Pepera at 440-232-8788

Needles & Syringes
     Sharps and needles from home injections should be placed in a rigid plastic container such as a laundry detergent container then sealed securely and placed in the trash. Needles should NEVER be placed in your curbside recycling.

CONNECT 4 SENIORS CHORE REFERRAL PROGRAM

This program provides referrals for dependable paid workers.  You will be provided with up to 3 separate referrals for the type of assistance you are requesting, ie. carpentry, handyman, painting, and more.  Your referrals will have had reference checks completed by our volunteers and staff.  You may then contact the referrals to discuss your needs.  You decide and hire whomever you choose.  The Chore Referral Volunteers will continue ongoing reference checks, by following up with you and ohters who have utilized the Connect 4 Seniors Chore Referral Program.  They will find out if the job was completed and if the outcome was acceptable.  Please call the Solon Senior Center at 440-349-6363 for referrals.

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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