Delaware

City Seeking Input On Direction With Online Questions

17 Jan , 2019  

In an online post, the City of Delaware has shared the following:

“The City of Delaware is seeking public input on ideas and issues facing city government using Polco, an interactive web-based polling platform. Polco allows government officials to post questions directly to citizens and receive insightful, reliable data to drive local policy decisions.” More…

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MLK Jr. Holiday Collection Schedule Announced

13 Jan , 2019  

City of Delaware offices are closed Monday, January 21 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and there will be no refuse collection.

Residential refuse and recycling crews will operate on the “next day” collection schedule, beginning Tuesday, January 22, and continuing through Saturday, January 26, to complete the week’s collections. All accounts, commercial and residential, utilizing dumpsters for collections will remain on the normal weekly collection schedule for the week. More…

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You Too Can Attend The City Of Delaware Citizens Academy

11 Jan , 2019  

Learn how Delaware became the great City it is and meet your local government in person by enrolling today in the 10th City of Delaware Citizens Academy.

The Academy is an excellent way to go behind the scenes at key departments and learn the structure of city government and more. “For residents who want to become more involved in our community and those who are just curious about City operations, the academy is a great experience,” Mayor Carolyn Kay Riggle said. More…

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Main Street Delaware To Host Kick-Off Dinner, Chocolate Walk

9 Jan , 2019  

The third annual Main Street Delaware Kick-Off Dinner will be held from 6 PM to 8:30 PM on January 16.

The 2019 edition features a progressive dinner with five, 30 minute stops at some of the downtown area’s best eateries.

Ticketholders will enjoy appetizers at The Oak & Brazen Wine Bar at 38 East Winter Street, and four stops later will finish at Gather, 53 North Sandusky Street where the annual meeting will take place at 8 PM. Updates, recognitions, and a Board of Directors vote will take place. More…

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City Of Delaware Holiday Briefs

24 Dec , 2018  

Christmas Office Hours and Collections:
City of Delaware offices closed at noon Monday, December 24 and remain closed Tuesday, December 25. Residential refuse will be collected Monday, and the “next day” schedule will be in place Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Questions concerning the collection schedule may be directed to the Customer Service Request Line at 740-203-1810 or pwcs@delawareohio.net.

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Delaware City Council To Consider Financial, Development Measures

20 Dec , 2018  

On Thursday evening, Delaware City Council will meet for the final time in 2018. On the agenda are several measures, many of which deal with typical year-end financial matters.

Also included on the agenda are ordinances concerning conditional use approvals and plan approvals for projects by Fahey Bank and Blue Sky Car Wash.

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Delaware Street Turning Into Pedestrian Only Area

16 Dec , 2018  

Work has begun to convert Marshall Court in Delaware to a pedestrian-only area.

The short roadway, which runs from North Sandusky Street to North Union Street, separates the Delaware County Courthouse and the Rutherford B. Hayes Administrative Building. The project is part of ongoing improvements to the County government’s facilities.

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Delaware City Council To Consider Balanced Budget

30 Nov , 2018  

Delaware City Council will consider a 2019 budget against a backdrop of positive economic indicators, including low unemployment and job growth. More…

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This Weekend, Delaware Is “Home For The Holidays”

29 Nov , 2018  

This is the weekend when downtown Delaware comes alive with the sights and sounds of the season as Main Street Delaware presents “Home for the Holidays.”

It all begins at 6 PM on Friday near the intersection of William and Sandusky Streets, where carols will be sung before lighting of the community Christmas Tree. Visitors will also be able to visit Santa and Mrs. Claus, pet live reindeer, enjoy horse drawn carriage rides, and listen to carolers. More…

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Commission Approves Plan For Raising Cane’s

26 Nov , 2018  

The city of Delaware is poised to add to its collection of eateries soon as the city’s Planning Commission gave the green light to a new Raising Cane’s restaurant at November meeting.

The company’s submission of a combined preliminary and final development plan was approved unanimously by the Commission, which light heartedly noted that no chicken was brought to entice “yes” votes. More…

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City of Delaware Issues Winter Snow & Ice Management Policy

17 Nov , 2018  

Let’s face it. Winter in Ohio can unpredictable and, on occasion, downright nasty. Local communities face that challenge on several levels, including snow removal on streets, sidewalks, and even public trails.

The City of Delaware’s Department of Public Works has created and adopted its 2018-2019 Winter Snow & Ice Management Policy – ten pages of what, when, and how city crews will handle what this winter has to offer. More…

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Delaware

City Of Delaware Offers Trick-or-Treating Trips

31 Oct , 2018  

Halloween trick or treat will be celebrated in Delaware this evening (Wednesday) from 6 to 8 PM. Here are some tips for helping keep young ones safe on Halloween as shared by the City of Delaware: More…

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Delaware City Council To Review Financial Reports

22 Oct , 2018  

Financial reports furnished to Delaware City Council in conjunction with the Finance Director’s Report for its meeting on Monday, October 22 largely reflect numbers moving in a positive direction, although they also include an increase in year-to-date expenditures. The reports were furnished by Dean Steltzer, Finance Director. More…

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“Fabulous Partnership” Between City, County, And OWU Results In First-Of-Its-Kind Facility

6 Oct , 2018  

The October 4 opening of The Delaware Entrepreneurial Center at Ohio Wesleyan University has created the first-of-its-kind private university, city, and county collaboration dedicated to business acceleration and education.

But for Ohio Wesleyan student Jack Foley ’22, the opening of 6,000-square-foot entrepreneurial center means something a little more personal. “My first office is going to be here, and I’m excited,” said Foley, who kicked off remarks at the ribbon-cutting and grand opening celebration. “It is a good day to be a Bishop.” More…

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Final Opportunity To Join Others In Shaping Delaware’s Future

27 Sep , 2018  

You have one more opportunity to share your vision for Delaware’s future Thursday evening. Through September, four highly interactive workshops have been held, each designed to allow all who attend the chance to provide ideas to help shape the “Delaware Together” comprehensive plan.

These workshops have included a brief presentation with information on the planning process followed by small-group work at which participants will be asked to share thoughts and take part in a mapping exercise. More…

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