Lucas County Commissioners have invited Steve Tobocman of Global Detroit and WE Global Network to Toledo Monday, March 30, 2015 for a day of events, including as guest speaker at the Rotary Club of Toledo’s noon luncheon in downtown Toledo.
The Toledo Lucas County Sustainability Commission will host a workshop which will give a general overview of large-scale food composting and the logistics of how to make it work on Friday, March 27, 2015 at the University of Toledo, Nitschke Hall.
Lucas County Canine Care & Control today announced it has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Petco Foundation to support increased identification of dogs in an effort to help them get home if they are lost.
A meeting by the County Commissioners Association of Ohio (CCAO) took place Monday, March 2, 2015 at the University of Toledo Lake Erie Center. The meeting convened county commissioners from throughout Ohio for the statewide CCAO Water Quality Task Force.
Lucas County Canine Care & Control will host its fourth annual Valentine adoption event from Feb. 13 - 17. This year’s theme is “The One”, which is a joint promotion in collaboration with the Best Friends No More Homeless Pets partnership network.
Prescription drugs to be discarded may be brought to any of the 18 designated locations for safe, environmentally responsible disposal between the hours of 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, April 25, 2015.
On behalf of the citizens of Lucas County, Commissioners Tina Skeldon Wozniak, Pete Gerken, and Carol Contrada express our deepest sympathy to Mayor Collins’ family and to the citizens of the City of Toledo.
Commissioner Wozniak, in cooperation with the Toledo/Lucas County Sustainability Commission and other partners, is launching their Sustainable Business Recognition Program at a press conference Wednesday, January 28 at 11:00 AM.
The Ohio Theatre and Event Center will be hosting The Toledo International Film Festival in partnership with the Welcome Toledo-Lucas County Initiative each Saturday from January 17, 2015 to February 7, 2015.
This is how Everybody at the Juvenile Court supports this special day. Check out our video.
Juvenile detention centers: On the other side of “lock ‘em ‘up, but not quite trauma-informed
According to JDAI, before Lucas County was a JDAI site, it sent 76 youth into Ohio’s youth prison system. By 2014, it sent just 18 kids to prison.
The work at Lucas County Juvenile Court as discussed on C-SPAN by Christian Science Monitor writer, Stacy Teicher Khadaroo.
As juvenile justice systems across the country begin to question the incarceration model, the Lucas County system has become a model.