Friday, November 16, 2012
The city is asking motorists to avoid that intersection until at least 5:30 p.m. Nov. 16, 2012 because of construction.
If possible, Stow is requesting motorists avoid the Graham Road and Fishcreek Road intersection until after 5:30 p.m. Friday. A message from the city: "A road paving/construction project that is taking place on Graham Road just west of Fishcreek Road has traffic reduced to one lane in certain areas near the intersection, making the entire area very congested. The road paving/construction project will be completed this afternoon by 5:30 p.m., after which time the area should be open." Click here to view a life traffic map of Stow.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Do you think an engine brake law is necessary on Fishcreek Road or anywhere else around the city?
Ward 3 Councilman Brian Lowdermilk said he's received complaints "a couple times" from residents on Fishcreek Road because truck drivers are using their engine brakes. "They are sensitive to the noise, they've been putting up with noise from the airport and in some cases, this is adding to some frustration," he said. "A jake brake can be fairly loud ... they can rattle a window." Lowermilk introduced legislation Monday evening to prohibit the use of engine retarding devices unless there is an emergency. (Thursday's agenda is attached to this post.) He said there's more cut-through traffic in the area since Seasons Road opened, which is causing more trucks to go down Fishcreek Road. Police Chief Louis Dirker said it would be difficult to …
Thursday, November 3, 2011
The calls were provided by the Stow Police Records Department.
Stow Police Lt. Anne Stirm said the department received several 9-1-1 calls about “a nude, bloody man in the lobby” of the apartment building on Oct. 19. In one of the calls, a resident was with the naked, bloody man before he ran away again. Click here for the full story and watch the video attached to this post to hear the 9-1-1 calls. (The clips have been edited only to remove names of individuals on the calls.)
Wednesday, November 2, 2011
The following information was supplied by the Stow Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction.
Motorists traveling Graham and Fishcreek Roads around 6:30 p.m. Oct. 19 were exposed to an unusual sight: A naked, bloody man being pursued on foot by Stow Police officers. Listen to the 911 calls here. An incident report released Oct. 27 outlines the 55-year-old man’s journey, which began at his apartment in the Lawrence Saltis Towers, located behind Oregon Trails Plaza. Stow Police Lt. Anne Stirm said the department received several 9-1-1 calls about “a nude, bloody man in the lobby” of the apartment building. The man was injured because he dove through a window after damaging doors and walls in his apartment, according to the incident report. “There appeared to be quite a bit of damage in his apartment and he dove through his first-…