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The Village of Fairport Harbor, Ohio

Welcome to Fairport Harbor, 30 miles east of Cleveland on the shores of Lake Erie. Fairport Harbor is a unique village rich in history. Lake Metroparks Fairport Harbor Lakefront Park features one of Lake Erie's best beaches – swim, kayak, play sand volleyball, picnic and more. Boating and fishing are at their best here!

About Fairport Harbor...

 

Fairport Harbor Lighthouse Museum

Main Attractions

Some of our attractions

Lighthouse and museumFairport Harbor Historical Society Marine Museum and Lighthouse Tower

Located at the mouth of the Grand River, the Fairport Harbor Marine Museum is the first Great Lakes Lighthouse Marine Museum in Ohio and in the United States.
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Lighthouse and museumThe Museum Finnish Heritage Museum and Tours

The Finnish Heritage Museum gallery has changing exhibits throughout the year telling the story of Finnish heritage and various cultural traditions by displaying artifacts and providing information relating to this important history.
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More attractions...

Marine Museum

Upcoming Events

April 9th, 2017
Easter Egg Hunt
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June 17th, 2017
The 7th Annual Village Art Festival at Fairport Harbor, June 17,2017
2017 New Application for Art fest
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News & Announcements

Fairport Harbor Magazine - 2016
Life is better in a beach town.
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March 28th, 2017   6 p.m.
2016 Year in Review
Fairport Senior Center
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RFQ FOR PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT STUDY
The Village of Fairport Harbor, Ohio (VOFH) is soliciting statements of qualifications from planning & engineering firms pertaining to restoration and protection of its beach to hillside at Lakefront Park.
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RFQ FOR SCADA system
The base bid consists of furnishing and installing a new web-based SCADA system including all peripheral equipment for the monitoriing and operation of specified data as shown on the plans and described in the specifications.


New Trash and Recycling Pickup Day 
Beginning February 28, 2017 all trash and recycling pickup for customers of Tony Scheiber’s Hauling will be on Tuesdays regardless of where you live. There will no longer be a Wednesday pick up for customers at the south end of the Village.

If you have any questions regarding this change or you need to set up service, please call Tony Scheiber’s Hauling at 440-477-9211.

Reminder: Per Fairport Harbor Ordinances Section 521.08(c) and Section 521.08(d) trash receptacles may not be placed on the tree lawns before 5:00 p.m. on the evening prior to pickup and must be removed within 12 hours after pickup.


OCTOBER 2016
REGIONAL INCOME TAX AGENCY WILL BE SENDING OUT LETTERS TO NON FILERS

Everyone needs to file a return - if they owe tax or not. Detailed Info...


Fairport Harbor Community GardenFairport Heritage Community Garden Info


Yard Waste Pickup
Tony Scheiber’s Hauling will pick up bagged yard waste on the 1st and 3rd Mondays from April through December 1.

Press Release: Village of Fairport Harbor Water Quality
For Immediate Release Jan. 29, 2016
In response to recent events in Flint, Michigan and Sebring, Ohio, the Village of Fairport Harbor would like to share with its water customers that the Village has been well within Ohio EPA requirements for lead and copper testing. More information...

Fairport Harbor Fire Department Seeking Explorer Applicants


Check the Laws Before Burning Outdoors


ODNR,  OEPA,  OEPA and LCGHD Open Burning Rules


New Water Department/Fiscal Office Hours
Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Friday, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

 

Village of Fairport Harbor

220 Third Street    Fairport Harbor, Ohio 44077
Phone: (440) 352-3620    Fax: (440) 352-8872

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Emergency Contact Info

Police Dept. Memorandum: When to call the police
For Emergencies and Power Outages: Dominion Gas First Energy

EMERGENCY: 9-1-1
Police & Fire (Non-life-threatening emergencies): (440) 354-3434
Police Administrative: (440) 352-3620 ext. 3
Fire Administrative: (440) 352-3620 ext. 5

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