Summit County Office

440 Vernon Odom Blvd
Akron OH 44307-2108

Hours of Operation

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - Noon and 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Soil tests can be purchased during office hours.

Because our work takes place in the community and we are frequently out of the office. Please see our County Staff page to find email and telephone contacts for our staff members. (Click on the ABOUT tab to view)


County News

  1. Many American Flags on a cemetery lawn

    Closed on Monday, May 27

    Summit County Extension will be closed on Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day.
  2. A person selling vegetables at a farmer's market stand

    Food Business Central (online course)

    Food Business Central is an online, self-paced course focused on starting a farm-raised or home-based food business in Ohio.
  3. a groundhog as an example of a garden pest

    Understanding Common Garden Pests

    Information about common garden pests is available at OSU Extension's Urban Agriculture Common Pests page. Access data cards on 15 garden pests, including how to recognize them and what to do about them. Available in English and Spanish.