Sylvania seeks candidates to serve on housing council


The City of Sylvania is seeking candidates to serve on the Community Reinvestment Housing Council District Nos. 6 and 8.

The seven-member housing council will oversee the distribution of tax incentives that property owners within a community reinvestment area can receive for specified types of improvements to buildings or homes. Applicants are required to be Sylvania residents. The position is unpaid. CRA No. 6 covers the city’s downtown district, and No. 8 the properties east of U.S. 23, along Monroe Street.

A letter of interest and resumé should be sent to Sharon Bucher, clerk of council, 6730 Monroe St., Sylvania, OH 43560, or email to The deadline is Sept. 20.

For information visit or call 419-885-8930.