Welcome to the Home Page of the Shaker Heights Chapter of the League of Women Voters of Greater Cleveland.  You may join the League or renew your membership by mail or online using a credit card. Just click the “Join” link at the top of this page.

Local elections for Mayor, City Council, and the
Board of Education, will be held on Nov. 5 this year.

The League of Women Voters will host a candidates forum on Thursday, Sept. 26, at 7 p.m. at the Middle School. We will also post information about candidates and their answers to our questions in our online Voters Guide, Vote411.org.

Cuyahoga County Board of Elections.

Three Taxing Bodies Forum: City, School, Library

The Shaker Heights Chapter of the League of Women Voters presented a forum with representatives from Shaker Heights City Council, the Shaker Heights Board of Education, and the Shaker Heights Public Library with opening remarks by Mayor David Weiss.

Coming Events in Shaker Heights:

Domestic Violence Forum

Thursday, July 25, 2019, 7 pm
Shaker Heights Public Library Main Branch
16500 Van Aken Blvd., Shaker Heights, OH 44120

Panelists will include:

Rep. Janine Boyd, (D), District 9, Ohio House of Representatives

Aleandria Ruden, Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

Judge K.J. Montgomery, Shaker Heights Municipal Court

Representatives from the Domestic Violence and Child Advocacy Center

Moderated by Rachel Dissell, Cleveland Plain Dealer

Co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Greater Cleveland Shaker Heights Chapter and the Shaker Heights Public Library.

Coming Events in Greater Cleveland:

Plastics in Ohio

Thursday, August 29, 2019, 7:00 pm
Rocky River Public Library
1600 Hampton Rd., Rocky River, OH 44116

Co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of  Greater Cleveland and the Sierra Club.olitan School District. 

Northeast Ohio Public Policy Forums:

For videos of past Northeast Ohio Public Policy Forums click here.

LWV Ohio adopts position on high-stakes testing

Learn what the League is doing to address high-stakes testing and accountability in K-12 education, measures which have been found by many experts to be damaging to students, teachers, schools, even whole communities, and thus educational quality. Go here for more information.

Redistricting in Ohio: Go to the LWV Ohio website for updated information. Scroll to the bottom of the page for current information and how you can stay involved.

Shaker Heights School News

Check here for upcoming meetings and events.

If you want to learn the details of the Master Plan,  review the documents posted on the District’s Master Planning page. 

Shaker Library News

Board meeting dates:
Monday, July 15, 2019, Main Branch, Meeting Room F
Monday, August 19, 2019, Main Branch, Meeting Room F
Monday, September 16, 2019, Main Branch, Meeting Room F
Monday, October 21, 2019, Main Branch, Meeting Room F

For the City of Shaker Heights Sunshine Calendar, click here.

For prior videos of forums the Shaker Heights Chapter of the LWV Greater Cleveland has hosted go to our Public Policy Forums page on the menu bar.


Online Voter Registration is available in Ohio! To register or update your voter registration Click here. 

Learn about the candidates and issues on YOUR BALLOT. The League of Women Voters has the information you need. VOTE411.orgis a 1 stop shop, providing nonpartisan general, state and local election-specific info to the public. 


Judicial Races:

Judge4Yourself.com and JudicialVotesCount.org. You’ll learn how the candidates are rated, how voting for judges works in Ohio, and much more.