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Park Avenue Water Line Project Beginning
The City is replacing a water main that has a history of seven breaks dating to 2007. Read more»
Join Us for Spray and Play Park Groundbreaking
Spray and Play at Veterans Park will be located just east of the Community Center YMCA. Read more»
22nd Blast from the Past Car Show Motors into Downtown
More than 650 vintage vehicles will be here for one of the state’s largest car shows. Read more»
South Sandusky Street Resurfacing to Begin July 20
Crews first will make base repairs where needed in advance of full-width, curb-to-curb resurfacing Read more»
Survey Results: Delaware a Good Place To Call Home
Overall impressions among residents are positive; most agree the city enjoys a positive trajectory. Read more»
PD, Prosecutor Hosting Ex-OSU star Clarett
Former OSU player will talk about his rise, fall and lessons learned at free event at Willis.
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Reminder: New Parking Fines go into Effect July 8
Council in June unanimously approved new parking enforcement recommendations Read more»
East Side Water Line Project Set to Begin
Fair Avenue water line will be replaced June 22 through July 17 Read more»
Residents Can Learn About Drinking Water in Annual Report
The report for 2014 is mandated through the Environmental Protection Agency’s Consumer Confidence Rule. Read more»
Police Believe Cruiser Targeted in Parking Lot
Homemade device exploded underneath an out-of-service police cruiser Read more»
Refuse Schedule Unchanged for Holiday Week
City offices closed July 3 but trash pick-up will take place, as scheduled.
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Register for Little Brown Jug Golf Classic
Youth age 7-17 eligible for September junior golf event at Hidden Valley Read more»
Two Road Projects Scheduled to begin in June
West Central base repairs, Glenn Road intersection improvements planned
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City Council Meeting is Hitting the Road
Council meeting with County Commissioners for special joint meeting Read more»
Pre-Register for Police Youth Basketball Camp
Pre-register now; Space is limited for popular free summer program Read more»
Garage Sale Season is Here; Know the Rules
Residents thinking about holding a sale should brush up on regulations, sign rules. Read more»
City Undertaking Public Opinion Survey of Residents
Research will be shared with community and assist city officials as they formulate future plans.
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Police Explorer Class Forming
Eligible are individuals age 14 to age 20 who might be interested in law enforcement
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Work to Impact Pennsylvania Ave.-Sandusky St. Intersection
Restrictions will be in place during the work from May 4-6
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Citywide Street Sweeping to Begin May 4
Signage posted at key entrances will mark areas undergoing sweeping activity.
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Multiple Arbor Day Community Events Planned
Tree planting ceremony will be Saturday at YMCA; events also planned for May First Friday
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Noble Street Water Line Work to Begin April 20
City crews will replace a section of water line April 20-May 1
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Ceremony to mark National Guard Center Opening
Readiness center will be home to multiple Ohio Army National Guard units Read more»
US 23S Exit Ramp Closure Extended A Day
Columbia Gas is relocating a gas main in advance of future ramp realignment Read more»
Gas Line Work Planned Along S. Sandusky Street
Flaggers will be used to maintain two-way traffic while excavation and repair takes place
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Income Tax Office Offers Extended April 15 Hours
City tax office will be open additional hours to assist residents with questions. Read more»
Slack Road to be Closed for CSX Crossing Work
The roadway will be closed during the entire duration of the project, April 13-17
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Trash Bin Tips and Etiquette for Residents
Storing a blue trash bin outdoors is a necessary part of life for some residents, but it can also be a hassle. Read more»
Yard Waste Collection Resumes April 13
Seasonal curbside service will take place on regularly scheduled refuse collection days Read more»
Fire Department, Red Cross Team up on ‘Project Prepare’
Will visit more than 1,000 homes for smoke alarm requests and to encourage fire escape plans. Read more»
Water Hydrant Flushing March 30-April 3
Maintenance activity helps ensure water quality and reliable function of fire hydrants Read more»
Easter Egg Hunt, Kite Flying Fun on April 4
10,000 eggs will be spread out among four age groups at Veterans Park event
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Youth Rec Soccer Clinics Available in April
YMCA offering skills clinics for ages 4-9 to prep for launch of Fall Recreation League. Read more»
Join Our Pothole Patrol!
Potholes on city streets and roads can be reported to the City of Delaware a variety of ways.
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Cemetery Clean–up Deadline March 15
Oak Grove requests that all holiday and artificial decorations be removed from grave sites by that date.
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Storm Water Division Plans Seasonal Activities
Events for 2015 include rain barrel workshops and the Northern Olentangy Watershed Festival. Read more»
City Hiring Seasonal Parks, Cemetery, Golf Course Laborers
Duties include general mowing, planting, weeding and field preparation. Read more»
2015 Golf Memberships On Sale Now
Season memberships and punch-cards available for Hidden Valley Golf Course Read more»
'Great Decisions' Lecture Series Opens Feb. 6
Free eight-week discussion series takes pace at noon at William Street United Methodist Church Read more»
ODOT Conducting Study on US 42 Corridor
Community can assist by taking part in survey on section between Delaware and London Read more»
Symphony to Feature Juvenile Court Drummers
Central Ohio Symphony's groundbreaking program of therapeutic drumming to play Sunday at concert
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Statewide Tornado Drill Planned
Severe Weather Awareness Week test of emergency alert system is March 6 at 9:50 a.m. Read more»
Police May Have Your Lost Property
Department advises that all property must be claimed by March 20, 2015 Read more»
Watercraft Access Sites to be Located along River
City awarded ODNR grant to build three access points for paddle crafts
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Register for Youth Baseball, Softball and Adult Softball
Deadline to register is March 23 for boys and girls youth leagues
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Scholarships Available Through Foundation
Delaware County Foundation application deadline March 30
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Clear Sidewalks Ensures Safety for All
Property owners responsible for keep sidewalks free of snow and ice
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Mayor Offering Valentine’s Day Wedding Ceremony
Fee to marry or renew vows will support Veterans Plaza Read more»
Enrollment Opens for 6th Citizens Academy Class
Learn how Delaware became the great city it is and meet your local government in person. Read more»
OWU, Delaware to Observe Martin Luther King Day
 Jan. 18-19 Community Events to Explore ‘Who in Our Midst is the Next MLK?’ Read more»
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