Laketran Unveils $1.6 Million Infrastructure Investment to Provide Alternative Fueled Fleet for Lake County Residents

Officials from Laketran, the regional public transportation system in Lake County, Ohio, elected officials, and community representatives gathered on May 9th to commemorate a new 30,000 gallon propane fueling station and public transit bus fleet making its debut on Laketran’s Dial-a-Ride service that provides door-to-door demand response service for seniors and people with disabilities. Laketran will be saving … Read more

American Pickers to Film in Ohio in June!

Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Ohio! They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pickers throughout the region in June 2017! If you don’t already tune in, American Pickers is a documentary series that explores the fascinating world of antique ‘picking’ on History. The hit show follows Mike and Frank, … Read more

Laketran Vying for Increased Funding from State

Laketran, along with many other public transportation agencies from around the state, met in Columbus earlier this month to ensure more state dollars are allocated for public transportation. Between 2002 and 2015 state funding for transit has declined from $43 million to $7 million. Meetings were held with Ohio Senate Minority Leader, Kenny Yuko, D-Richmond Heights, Senator John Eklund, … Read more

Special Presentation on President Abraham Lincoln’s Assassination & Funeral Featuring President Lincoln Coffin Replica

DeJohn Funeral Homes and Crematory is hosting a special presentation on President Abraham Lincoln’s assassination and funeral on Wednesday, May 10th at 7:00 p.m. at the DeJohn Funeral Homes & Celebrations Center, 12811 Chillicothe Road in Chesterland. Everyone in the community is welcome to an open viewing on the replica coffin from 4:00 p.m. – … Read more