Port Authority to place levy renewal on November ballot
July 9, 2013 – The Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Port Authority’s Board of Directors voted unanimously today to place a levy renewal on the November countywide ballot.
“The Port plays a unique and essential role in our region,” said Port Chair Marc Krantz “We are the only local government agency whose sole responsibility is to spur job creation and economic vitality in Cuyahoga County. The Port Authority operates the international docks that connect our region to the global economy, provides innovative financing solutions that have helped build development projects across Northeast Ohio, and serves as an environmental steward of two key assets: the Cuyahoga River ship channel and the downtown Lake Erie shoreline. 2013.07.09 Full Press Release