Forum: Home Rule for Northeast Ohio Communities: Should it be Stronger or Weaker Presented by Cleveland.com/Plain Dealer, League of Women Voters-Greater Cleveland, CWRU Siegal Lifelong Learning Moderated by Tom Beres
This forum will cover the pros and cons of an issue that impacts Northeast Ohio communities almost every day: who has the right to control laws regarding gun control, fracking, police, schools, and many other issues. Should it be local communities? Or should the Ohio legislature set the laws for your city. Panelists include: Tom Bier PhD, Senior Fellow at the Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs of Cleveland State University; Barbara A. Langhenry, Director of Law for the City of Cleveland; Thomas Suddes, Columnist for Cleveland.com, the Columbus Dispatch and the Dayton Daily News and Michael Summers, Mayor of the city of Lakewood. The forum will be moderated by Tom Beres, retired reported from WKYC-TV.