Archives by Month: June 2017

Hudson Hub Times

Summit DD levy set for November ballot

Summit County will ask voters to approve a six-year renewal of the Summit County Developmental Disabilities Board’s 4.5- mill levy on the Nov. 7 General Election ballot…

Ilene Shapiro – Summit County Executive

County of Summit, Executive News Releases

On June 19, 2017 County Council adopted Resolution 2017-239, which will place the issue of renewing the Summit County Developmental Disabilities Board’s (SCDDB) existing real property tax levy before voters this fall. Today, County Executive Shapiro signed the legislation, which is a critical step to continuing quality developmental disabilities programs and services to thousands in Summit County. The levy, which is NOT a new tax, will appear on the November 7, 2017 General Election ballot…

Stow Sentry

County hoping to renew developmental disabilities board levy

Summit County will ask voters to approve a six-year renewal of the Summit County Developmental Disabilities Board’s 4.5 mill levy on the Nov. 7 General Election ballot…

County Council Passes Resolution Placing Summit DD on Ballot, Issue 3, in November

This week the members of Summit County Council passed a resolution to proceed with submitting a six-year, 4.50 mills renewal of a tax for the benefit of Summit County Developmental Disabilities Board, or Summit DD, for the purpose of providing community programs and services to adults and children with developmental disabilities. The renewal of Summit DD’s operating levy will be on the ballot on November 7.  This will be Issue 3 on the Nov. 7 ballot. Read More ›

Person-Centered Planning Goals

Person-centered planning is at the heart of Summit DD’s service coordination model. They strive to connect people to the services and supports that allow them to drive their own future. It’s inspiring to watch someone take control of their destiny and achieve great things. Ann Marie is certainly a role model to others when it comes to determining your own future and inspiring others. Read More ›

West Side Leader

Summit DD addresses need for renewal levy

By Ariel Hakim

DOWNTOWN AKRON — During the June 5 Summit County Council meeting, Summit County Developmental Disabilities Board (Summit DD) Superintendent John Trunk explained the answer to a question he believes Council members may hear from constituents regarding the need for a November renewal levy for the agency…