Summit County Developmental Disabilities Board, or Summit DD, will put Issue 3 to voters asking to approve a six-year renewal of its 4.5 mil operating levy on November 7 general election ballot. Read More ›
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Summit DD’s operating levy makes up more than 80% of the Agency’s revenue. That levy is set to expire on December 31, 2018. To ensure that more than 4,700 adults and kids with developmental disabilities don’t lose funding for essential services, Summit DD will be putting forth a ballot issue to renew the levy on November 7, 2017. This is not a new tax and will fund services and supports from 2019 – 2024.
Summit DD has partnered with Summit County Job & Family Services, private disability service providers, and employers to provide summer work to 40 teens. Read more in an article that appeared in the Akron Beacon Journal.