City Commissions

Wickliffe Commissions listed in “Blue”:

Planning Commission/Architectural Review Board

Overview

Meets as needed the first Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm on site at City Hall or virtually, to be determined with each meeting notice. The Planning Commission is charged with the duty to advise the Mayor and Council on matters related to the review and approval of all commercial construction and remodeling. It shall make standards it deems necessary regarding how streets, grading, water, sewer, utility, piping, and other facilities shall be installed to secure harmonious development within the City of Wickliffe.

Members

  • Lori Ann Bochenek -Vice Chair
  • Patrick McGraw – Chairperson
  • Benjamin Neylon – Mayor’s Deputy
  • Stephen Bittence
  • Matthew Jaworski – Council Representative
  • Raymond Sack – Building Commissioner
  • Captain Chris Crossman – Fire Marshal
  • Pete Formica – City Engineer
  • Scott J. Zele – Director of Law
  • Mary Betsa – Secretary

Minutes

  • Please contact the Wickliffe Building Department for Planning Commission meeting minutes. 440-943-7115

Board of Zoning Appeals

Overview

Meets as needed the fourth Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm on site at City Hall or virtually to be determined with each meeting notice. The Board of Zoning Appeals hears appeals on decisions made by the Building Commissioner or by any administrative officer on matters relating the Zoning Ordinance; for relief from any order, requirement, decision or determination, including the refusal of permits; and may decide appeals by reversing, or affirming wholly or in part, or modifying such order, requirement, decision or determination.

Members

  • David Bello
  • Keith Bennett – Chairperson
  • Michelle Rush
  • Joseph Nicholas, Jr. – Vice Chair
  • Edward Levon – Council Representative
  • Raymond Sack – Bldg Comm.
  • Pete Formica – City Engineer
  • Scott J. Zele – Director of Law
  • Cookie LoSchiavo – Secretary

Minutes

  • Please contact the Wickliffe Building Department for Board of Zoning Appeals meeting minutes. 440-943-7115

Parks & Recreation Commission

Overview

Meets on the second Thursday of the month at 7:00 p.m. on site at City Hall or virtually to be determined with each meeting notice.  The Parks & Recreation Commission is charged with the duty of advising the Mayor, Council and Recreation Director as to the development, operation and administration of the public park system.

Members

  • Seth Begeman -Chairperson
  • Marty Adams
  • Sue Mancino
  • John Behm
  • Marcia Kish
  • Patrick Ebner
  • Alex Dudas
  • Elliot Stone
  • Randy Gerhardstein – Council Representative
  • Don Marn- School Board Representative
  • Andrew Calori- Senior Citizens Representative
  • Tim Stopp – Recreation Director
  • Ron Strauser – Service Director

Minutes

  • Please contact the Wickliffe Recreation Department for meeting minutes. 440-943-7120

Keep Wickliffe Beautiful Commission  

Overview

Meets the fourth Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm at the Wickliffe Community Center (COVID restrictions are in place). The Keep Wickliffe Beautiful Commission is a volunteer affiliate board comprised of 10 appointed members and a subcommittee of unlimited number. These volunteers address environmental issues, including litter prevention, recycling, and education. Celebrating 35 years!

For information please email: [email protected]

Members

  • Chris Mlachak – Chairperson
  • Ronnie Bubonics – Treasurer
  • Erin Barbish
  • Brandon Bowles
  • Katelynn Gurbach
  • Sandra Luther
  • Suzanne Skrab
  • Frank Esposito
  • David Durkitt
  • Carol Heiss
  • Rebecca Haller – School Board Representative
  • Maria Salotto – Council Representative

Civil Service Commission

Overview

Meets as needed. The Civil Service Commission shall provide by rule for the ascertainment of merit and fitness as the basis for appointment and promotion in the service of the City of Wickliffe, as required by the laws of the State of Ohio, and hears appeals from the action of the Mayor in any case of transfer, reduction, or removal.

Members

  • Mary Betsa – Secretary
  • James Cain – Chairperson
  • Mark Iafelice – Vice Chair
  • Robert Heiss

Minutes

Please contact the Civil Service Commission Secretary for meeting minutes: [email protected]

Environmental Commission

Overview

Meets as needed on the second Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm Location to be determined. The Environmental Commission shall be charged with the duty of advising the Mayor and Council about ecological problems regarding the City of Wickliffe. The Commission shall recommend and advise the Mayor and Council on the adoption of programs designed to improve the environment and ecology of the City.

Members

  • Fran Bevis
  • Lori Graczyk
  • George Luther
  • Chris Mlachak – Chairperson
  • Sherry Koski – Council Representative
  • Paul Infield

Cemetery Board

Overview

Meets as needed on the second Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm. at the Provo House, 28855 Euclid Avenue or at a location designated by the Board. Wickliffe Cemetery is the final resting place of Wickliffe early settlers, veterans from the Mexican War, Civil War, WWI, WWII and notable citizens.  Researching cemetery records and preserving their place in history is our mission.

Members

  • Lori Graczyk
  • Sharon Gargiulo
  • David Krych
  • Sandra Luther
  • Terri Jo Rotondo – Chairperson
  • Joe Sakacs – Council Representative
  • (vacancy)