Life in Delaware County, Powell/Lewis Center

Powell Street Market This Sunday

30 Apr , 2019  

The Powell Street Market happens two times each year – vendors line the streets of Downtown Powell with the best in hand-made crafts, edibles, antiques, specialty products, and more.

The result is a fun and unique shopping experience for the whole family. 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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History/Tourism, Powell/Lewis Center

Retiring Police Chief To Speak At Powell Liberty Historical Society

3 Apr , 2019  

Powell Police Chief Gary Vest is retiring after 23 years of service to the Powell Police Department. He will reflect on the past two decades and share highlights during the next Powell Liberty Historical Society program at 7 PM on Monday, April 8 in the Municipal Building Council Chambers, 47 Hall Street. More…


Life in Delaware County

Powell Opens Registration Soon For Summer Programs

29 Mar , 2019  

The City of Powell will be signing folks up starting April 10 for its annual Summer Programs series though Powell Parks and Recreation.

Express, in-person registration for City residents only is from 9 AM-7 PM on Wednesday, April 10 in the Municipal Building, located at 47 Hall Street. Online registration for City residents only begins at 8 AM on Thursday, April 11 and in-person/online registration for non-residents starts at 8 AM Friday, April 12. More…

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Powell/Lewis Center

Powell Requests Meeting With Liberty Twp

2 Mar , 2019  

Powell City Council has requested a meeting with the Liberty Township Board of Trustees to discuss recent concerns with the Cooperative Economic Development Agreement (CEDA) and the future of emergency medical services.

letter was sent to the Board of Trustees with the intent to schedule a public meeting for some time before March 24. More…

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Powell/Lewis Center

Powell City Council Talks Annexation, Paving, And Rezoning

22 Feb , 2019  

The City of Powell has posted the following highlights from the City Council meeting held on Tuesday, February 19.

Carriage Road zoning map amendment approved More…

Powell/Lewis Center

Powell Seeking Comments On Proposed Resurfacing Project

6 Feb , 2019  

The City of Powell and the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) District 6 are proposing to resurface a portion of Sawmill Parkway between Seldom Seen Road and Home Road.

The project also includes curb repairs, curb ramp improvements, and repairs of the Shared Use Path (SUP) that runs along the west side of Sawmill Parkway. ODOT, the City of Powell, and the City’s engineering consultant (EMH&T), are currently in the planning phase of the project, conducting environmental analyses, and preparing preliminary engineering plans for this project. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Powell Police Hosting Citizens Police Academy

27 Jan , 2019  

The Powell Police Department is hosting the annual Citizens Police Academy, beginning Wednesday, March 13.

The Academy will run from 7-9 PM every Wednesday for 10 weeks. Participants will gain insight on crime awareness and prevention while receiving an inside look into the Powell Police Department. More…


Business, Powell/Lewis Center

OSU Wexner Medical Center Approved By Powell Planning Commission

25 Jan , 2019  

On a week when 1808Delaware has reported on more than one building project being approved by city review bodies, this one is larger than them all — put together. A major development received the green light Wednesday that will be a transformative one for southern Delaware County.

The City of Powell reported on Thursday that its Planning Commission has approved the final development plan and plat for a medical office building, ambulatory care medical facility, and hospital comprising the new OSU Wexner Medical Center. More…

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Powell/Lewis Center

Powell City Council Highlights

23 Jan , 2019  

At its January 15 meeting, Powell City Council acted on two pieces of legislation which address two projects aimed at enhancing local quality of life. They included: More…

Life in Delaware County

Powell Parks & Rec Offering Wide Range Of Classes For Children And Adults

28 Dec , 2018  

Does your child aspire to be a chef, artist, athlete, writer, gymnast or actor/actress? Check out an array of classes this upcoming winter and spring to help build their skills in the City of Powell Parks & Recreation Guide. Check out several classes for adults, including yoga, pickleball clinic programs, art and more.


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Powell/Lewis Center

Saturday Brings Holidays In Powell

30 Nov , 2018  

The City of Powell is hosting the annual Holidays in Powell this Saturday from 2 PM to 5:30 PM in the Municipal Building Council Chambers & East Room, 47 Hall Street. More…

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Powell/Lewis Center

Candy Everywhere You Look In Powell

23 Oct , 2018  

The City of Powell is hosting the annual Candy by the Carload which will occur from 4:00 to 6:00 PM on Saturday at the Municipal Building Parking Lot, 47 Hall Street.

The parking lot will be transformed into a trick-or-treater’s treasure chest as local businesses and organizations set up booths and car trunks filled with candy, toys and other Halloween goodies. More…

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Powell/Lewis Center

Powell Commission To Consider New Subdivision

5 Oct , 2018  

Another housing option may soon be added in Powell.

The City’s Planning and Zoning Commission is set to consider an application next Wednesday from The Camber Company, which seeks to build a new residential subdivision just north of downtown. The issue before the Commission includes whether to rezone 8.4 acres of land from a Residence District zoning classification to Downtown Residence District, thereby allowing the subdivision to be constructed. More…

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