LAKE TWP.  Lake Township Trustees set a public hearing during its Oct. 9 meeting for a zoning change request from Clearwater Park, aka Akron-Canton Jellystone Park, for 6:15 p.m., Oct. 23. The regular trustees meeting will immediately follow.

The request is to rezone nine tracts of land, or approximately 40 acres on the southside of Edison Street (Rt. 619, from Low Density Residential to General Commercial. 

OTHER ACTIONS: 

- Authorized paying bills as of Oct. 9 in the amount of $1.2 million. President Galen Stoll said $690,000 was for payment to the fire departments and $360,000 was for the first payment of the 2017 paving project. 

- Approved working with the Stark County Commissioners and the Stark County Engineer Department on the King Church Avenue off road drainage project.

- Acknowledged support for Perry Township Trustee Ralph DiChiara, Jr. to fill the township-member vacancy on the Stark County District 19 Public Works Integrating Committee.

UP NEXT: Meets 6:30 p.m. Oct. 23 at Township Hall.