For Sale Sign Resized
The City is now accepting bids for land located on Bronson and Lincoln.  Click the link below for the bid documents.  All bids are due to the Clerk of Council by 4:00 p.m. on May 9, 2024

Memorial Day-2021 resized
Memorial Day Parade Registration
If you wish to participate in the Memorial Day Parade - please fill out the parade registration form and return to the Building Department no later than Monday, May 22, 2024.

Registration Form
Shredding Event
The annual community shredding event will take place on Saturday, April 27, 2024. The event will take place in the City Administration Building Parking Lot, 26100 Bagley Road, Olmsted Falls, 44138 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
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Mayor's Bio

PictureMeet Mayor James Patrick Graven

Mayor James Patrick Graven was re-elected to office on November 2, 2021 and will begin his new term on January 1, 2022 . Jim grew up in North Olmsted and spent his high school summers working in Olmsted Falls as a trash collector to earn money for college. He graduated from St. Ignatius High School in 1980.

Jim attended Bowling Green State University, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science in 1984. He served as a firefighter in the City of Toledo beginning in 1985, and also attended The University of Toledo School of Law, earning his Juris Doctorate in 1989. He was both a firefighter and attorney from 1990-2015. He has long been civic-minded, holding several positions on municipal and professional boards and commissions. Jim is an active member of Police and Fire Retirees of Ohio, West Shore Bar Association, West Side Irish-American Club, Knights of Columbus and Olmsted Falls Historical Society.

His law practice concentrated in the areas of securities arbitration and investment law. He is also a third-generation firefighter, who retired with the rank of Lieutenant in 2015. Both his father and grandfather were firefighters with the City of Cleveland.

Jim and his wife, Teresa, have grown twin daughters, Samantha and Jessica, son-in-law Pete, grand-daughter Adeline, and West Highland Terrier Charlie. Jim and Teresa are also members of St. Mary of the Falls Church in Olmsted Falls.