Gates Mills

Virtual Meetings

Watch Virtual Meetings Live via Livestream Some Village meetings will be LIVESTREAMed on YouTube Click here for the link to the Village YouTube Channel. Don't Forget to Subscribe! OR Refer to the specific meeting information on the on-line calendar. Cut and copy the below link if you have trouble with the link above. more


The Nature Camp - Summer 2023 READY OR NOT...HERE COMES SUMMER 2023! REGISTRATION FOR GATES MILLS FAMILIES AND FAMILIES THAT ATTENDED THIS PAST CAMP SEASON WILL BE OPEN FROM JANUARY 2nd through JANUARY 6th, 2023. Register at The Nature Camp in the Village is located in the heart of Gates Mills - just perfect for exploring Nature's wonderful creations! We explore nature,...Read more

Menorah Lighting and Hanukkah Celebration

The lighting of the Gates Mills Menorah will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, December 19, 2022 (Second Night of Hanukkah) at the Village Park opposite Village Hall on Chagrin River Rd. (Next to the Library @ 1491 Chagrin River Rd). A traditional ceremony and offering of prayers will be held. Gather at Burton Court following the lighting for refreshments. All Villagers and friends are welcome and...Read more


Toys for tots
“CRAM A CRUISER” TOY DRIVE FOR THE TOYS 4 TOTS FOUNDATION Saturday, December 10th 1pm – 4pm Help us fill our police cars with new, unwrapped toys for this great cause! The Gates Mills Police Department 1470 Chagrin River Rd. Gates Mills, 44040 (440)423-4405 ext. 147Read more

Toys for Tots - Olivia's Dream - 11/25-12/16/22

Toys for Tots drive
Olivia’s Dream: Toys for Tots toy drive is back for its 5th year! November 25th - December 16th Thanks to the generosity of so many, Olivia’s Dream has delivered over 30,000 toys to kids in the Cleveland area in the last four years. Olivia’s Dream was started by Olivia’s father, Kurt Schneider. On November 20, 2018, Olivia and her mother were victims of a homicide in their...Read more


Public hearing notice
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE Take notice that the Council of the Village of Gates Mills will hold a public hearing at its regular meeting on December 13, 2022, at 5:30 p.m. at the Gates Mills Community Building, 1460 Chagrin River Road, Gates Mills, OH. At that time, the Council will hear comments from the public regarding the following ordinances that are pending before the Council to amend the Village...Read more

Recycle used/broken holiday lights & extension cords - for a cause

Lion receiving a gift box
LIGHTS FOR LIONS Do you have broken or used holiday lights and extension cords? The Village of Gates Mills is joining with the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo to help protect lions and cheetahs in Tanzania. Bring your broken, non-working or used strings of lights and extension cords to Town Hall or the Community House vestibule for recycling now through January 5, 2023. Please do not include any...Read more

Holiday Decorating Contest

For more information, see the the Holiday Decorating page under the Community section of our website.Read more

First Enegery & Power Outages

If your power is out, please report the outage to First Energy at 888-LIGHTS (888-544-4877) - even if you think your neighbors have called. This will help them appropriately monitor and account for outages. Here is a link to First Energy's helpful guide to what to do if you lose power. For Current outages click https...Read more

What is a Riparian Setback?

CRWP - Riparian
Enjoy this 20 minute video from the Chagrin River Watershed Partners about the importance of maintaining a heathly stream. Learn what a Riparian area is and what Riparian setbacks are all about. Click HERE to watch the video on the Village of Gates Mills YouTube channel. And for more information, join the Virtual Public Hearing on Oct. 7th @ 6:00 p.m.Read more