American Red Cross is holding a blood drive on Friday, June 24th
from until at the PenfieldTown Hall, 41012 State Route 18.† Stop in or go to www.redcrossblood.org to schedule
NEW †††††††The Elyria Public Library Bookmobile
Elyria Public Library summer Bookmobile schedule will begin soon. Their
first stop at the PenfieldRecreationalPark will be Tuesday morning June
14th, from to .†† On June
21st we will be in LaGrange for their SafetyTown session.†† We will return to the park on June 28th
and every Tuesday after that through the month of August.
††††††††††††††††††††††††† Penfield Recycles †
††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Just a
The RecyclingCenter hours are
the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month from10:00 AM until .
Penfield has a recycling drop off center next to the Township
Hall. Plastic, #1 (HDPE) and #2 (PETE) and milk jugs are accepted. Bi-metal
cans, aluminum cans, aluminum, glass (except drinking glasses and window
glass) vehicle batteries, a 24-hour green & yellow dumpster is provided
for magazines, office paper, shopping catalogues, junk mail, and newspapers
in loose containers. An all green Allied Waste dumpster is available 24
hours for cardboard. Please flatten boxes. Labels may be left on the cans
and all containers should be rinsed out before bringing to the center.
††††† ††††††††††LorainCountyOffice On Aging †
Please click the link
below to view a message about free food boxes for eligible senior citizens.
are asking community members questions about our recreation park.† Please take a few minutes to to complete
the survey by clicking on the link above.
††††† ††††††††††††††††††Dumpster Days 2016 †
Penfield Dumpster Days
will be held May 21st , August 13th, and October 15th from to .
Residents may bring
scrap metal, motor oil, car & farm batteries and general trash. Items
not acceptable include: Hazardous material, paint, tires, and construction
Some residents have
abused the prohibition on construction debris in the past and the Trustees
reserve the right to reject any load not deemed acceptable.
††††††††† United Way of Greater Lorain
ďUnited Way of Greater Lorain Countyís First
Call for Help is a free, 24-hour hotline that connects individuals with
services in the community. All resources can be accessed by calling 2-1-1
or 1-800-275-6106 or by visiting the website at www.211lorain.orgĒ
††† Lorain County Wireless
Lorain County recently
implemented a wireless emergency notification system (WENS), which is
sometimes referred to as a reverse 911.†
With this, the county, or any political subdivision (City, Township,
etc.) can issue warnings or emergency information, such as weather alerts,
boil alerts, and so forth.† It should
prove to be a useful tool that can disseminate information to a target
group very quickly.
The system can contact
you via telephone, cell phone, (Voice or text), or email, whichever you
If you would like to be
included, and we hope that you will, please click on the link below and
provide the information on the registration sheet.
Your Penfield Township
P.S. Feel free to respond
with any questions that you may have.
These signs are available to residents at no charge and
make it much easier for emergency personnel to locate your home.† If you would like one, contact any of
your trustees, The South Lorain County Ambulance District, or The
Wellington Fire Department.
Pass this information on to anyone within the township
who needs one of these signs.
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