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County Council honors Akron Civic director

Akron.com|August 9, 2018

“This Council and [Summit County] executive recognize the outstanding work of Howard Parr and congratulate him on his 2018 Ohio Arts Council Governor’s Award, and we urge all citizens to join in honoring him in receiving this commendation,” Walters said.

Council members sign Habitat’s Beloved Community pledge

Akron.com|June 7, 2018

Summit County Council members Elizabeth Walters (D-at large) and David Hamilton (D-District 5) sign the Habitat for Humanity Beloved Community banner during the June 4 meeting.

County moving toward new dispatch plan

Akron.com|May 24, 2018

Councilwoman Elizabeth Walters (D-at large), at right, presented a proclamation to Erin Dickinson, of Moms Demand Action, declaring June 1 to be Gun Violence Awareness Day.

Summit County voters to select candidates in various local races in May 8 primary

Cleveland.com|May 4, 2018

Summit County voters will chose candidates in various local races during the primary election Tuesday, May 8. Look up poll locations here.

County Council honors STVM boys basketball team

Akron.com|May 3, 2018

The proclamation from Council, read by Councilwoman Elizabeth Walters (D-at large), states the team defeated Trotwood-Madison High School 60-51 in the Division II state final March 24. The team was seeded ninth in the tournament and finished the season with a 21-8 record.

Summit County Council candidates share views on gun control

mytownneo.com|April 11, 2018

County hears plans for Canton Road, Route 224 project

akron.com|January 25, 2018

Summit County Council passes legislation to support Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act of 2017

cleveland.com|November 1, 2017

Summit County Council Will Consider Medical Leave Proposal Tonight

wksu.org|September 26, 2017

Greater Akron Chamber names young professionals selected for 30 for the Future awards

Walters for Ohio|August 15, 2017