Meet the Candidates, Westlake Ward 4: Michael O'Donnell

Michael O'Donnell, Ward 4 candidate

I am writing to let you know I am running for re-election to the Westlake City Council.

As I walk through our city, neighbors share stories of how happy they are to live in Westlake and love that we are a top ten community in northeast Ohio. I am proud of our success working with Westlake business partners developing Crocker Park, attracting corporations like American Greetings, and providing a safe quality of life for families.

As your councilman for 22 years I have worked with Mayor Clough and his administration, on major capital improvements that have successfully improved your streets, added sidewalks, removed a trailer park, rebuilt the library, expanded our recreation center, added an aquatic center, and built a new community center. 

Moving forward I plan to work to:

  • Address the cost of city water for residents,
  • Reintroduce a co-op drainage program to address flooding
  • Continue to work with businesses to keep taxes low
  • Continue to support funding our police and fire safety forces
  • Continue plans for recreation, parks, and athletic fields.    

I’m proud of our accomplishments together addressing the needs in your neighborhoods. It’s been my honor to serve as your councilman and I respectfully ask for your vote this November to Continue Our Success!

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Volume 13, Issue 19, Posted 10:04 AM, 10.05.2021