Delaware

Delaware Water Main Project To Begin

16 Jul , 2019  

The City of Delaware will undertake a water main replacement project along Lincoln Avenue, from Euclid Avenue to Forest Avenue; and along Forest, from Lincoln to Elmwood Drive. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Planning A Garage Sale In Delaware? Here Are The Rules And Regs

2 Jul , 2019  

From the City of Delaware:

Garage and yard sale season is here and residents are reminded of the City’s regulations for such sales, as well as related sign regulations. More…

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City Office Makes A Move Next Door

26 Jun , 2019  

The City of Delaware Planning and Community Development Department this week opened for business in a new location, the City Hall Annex that was formerly home to the Delaware Gazette.

The move from City Hall’s cramped second floor to the Annex was completed over a series of days. More…

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City Of Delaware Shares New Set Of Questions With Citizens

21 Jun , 2019  

The City of Delaware is continuing to use polling software to give citizens the opportunity to responds to questions on city matters.

As presented on its website, the City describes it this way: More…

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Dublin Administrator Named New Delaware Assistant City Manager

5 Jun , 2019  

Kyle Kridler, economic development administrator for the City of Dublin, has been appointed assistant city manager for the City of Delaware, effective June 12.

Kridler brings experience in multiple areas, including budgeting, economic development, capital improvement planning and human resources. More…

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Delaware

City Of Delaware Issues Progress Report

4 Jun , 2019  

Citizens of the city of Delaware have access this week to the latest report prepared and shared by city government.

Sections of the report include the following: More…

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Coughlin’s Crossing Site Work Along US 23 Underway

27 May , 2019  

Construction activity along US 23 for the Coughlin’s Crossing mixed-use development has begun.

Delaware Development Plan Ltd.  is paying for US 23 intersection improvements at Hawthorn Boulevard, Delaware Community Plaza South and Cottswold Drive.  The City will provide oversight and construction inspection. More…

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Planning Commission To Consider Plans For Historic Church Building

29 Apr , 2019  

When the City of Delaware Planning Commission meets this Wednesday, they will be considering three measures related to the proposed creation of a new wedding venue for a historic Delaware church complex. More…

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Health District Shares Plans for New Facility In Delaware

23 Apr , 2019  

At Monday evening’s meeting of Delaware City Council, some good news was shared with those in attendance by Health Commissioner Sheila Hiddleson of the Delaware General Health District.

Sharing that the District has “way outgrown” its current properties on Winter Street, Hiddleson conveyed the body’s hopes to relocate in the near future to a newly constructed facility within the city. More…

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Life in Delaware County

City Of Delaware Flushing Its Hydrants

22 Apr , 2019  

One of the routine duties during spring for local cities is the flushing of water hydrants.

Hydrant flushing releases water at a high rate of speed. Through the procedure, an adequate amount of water flow can be assured for fire fighters, residents, and businesses. It also assists in maintaining water quality through the elimination of iron and mineral deposits from water mains. More…

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New City Of Delaware Fire Station To Be Dedicated: Video

12 Apr , 2019  

The latest addition to safety services in the City of Delaware is officially coming on line this Saturday during a Dedication and Open House at the new Station 304 of the City of Delaware Fire Department.

The City’s fourth station is located at 821 Cheshire, northwest of that street’s intersection with Glenn Avenue. It will be staffed by three firefighters at any given time. More…

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Delaware

The Wesleyan Inn Project Before City Board Wednesday For Further Action

10 Apr , 2019  

On Wednesday, the City of Delaware Board of Zoning Appeals will consider an application related to the construction of The Wesleyan Inn at 235 West William Street.

As noted in the variance application, the plan is to renovate and expand a former OWU dormitory into a three story, 43 room inn with 14,407 square feet of interior space. Having had a Conditional Use Permit and Preliminary Development Plan previously approved by City Council, the Final Development Plan is set to be before Council later this month. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Municipal Tax Reminders

9 Apr , 2019  

Tax Day this year falls on a Monday, meaning that this weekend will be a busy time for last-minute filers.

For those required to file forms to the two cities completely within Delaware County, Delaware and Powell, we have some reminders below. More…

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Delaware, Ohio Wesleyan University

City, University Create Public Utilities Internship

7 Apr , 2019  

The City of Delaware and Ohio Wesleyan University signed a memorandum of understanding this week creating a permanent OWU student internship within the city’s Department of Public Utilities and formalizing additional opportunities for city-campus collaboration.

The agreement creates one public utilities internship each semester for which the selected Ohio Wesleyan student will receive course credit. More…

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Business, Delaware

Delaware Council To Consider CRA For Downtown Building Investment

25 Mar , 2019  

On Tuesday evening, Delaware City Council will consider approval of a Community Reinvestment Area (CRA) agreement that would see a tax abatement to facilitate a $850,000 investment in a historic downtown building.

In specific, SELO BELNO LLC, which owns and operates the Son of Thurman restaurant at 5 North Sandusky Street, is looking to invest that sum to being commercial leased office space to the second and third floors of that structure. Those offices would include a new home for the restaurant’s offices as well. More…

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