LAKE TWP.  During the regular meeting on July 29, the Lake Township Trustees approved a signalization agreement with the Stark County Commissioners for the intersection of Cleveland Avenue and Wright Road. 

The township’s portion of the cost for a new signal will be up to $40,000. Trustee John Arnold said, “In my opinion, that is one of the most dangerous intersections in the county.”


- Authorized paying bills as of July 29 in the amount of $61,508.

- Set the fall cleanup dates for 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sept. 18 – Sept. 20 and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 21. Per past cleanups, the number of tires per household is limited to 12.

- Authorized a purchase of replacement tires for a tandem axle truck for the road department from Ziegler Tire for $3,005.

- Approved a purchase of a saw, blade and other associated small tools/equipment from Mascon Equipment & Supply Co. for the road department at a cost of $7,588.

- Approved an annual contract with Wells Quality Excavating for snow/ice removal services for township cemeteries, administrative office and the Uniontown Police Department at a total cost of $15,425. Each department is fiscally responsible for their portion of the total contract price.

UP NEXT: Meets 6:30 p.m. Aug. 12 at Township Hall