Delaware County

Temporary Road Closures Announced

26 Apr , 2019  

At this time of year, end-of-winter maintenance and new projects typically result in limited road closures. So do other important events. Such will be the case over the next three days in two different southern Delaware County locations. More…

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Delaware County

Three County Trail Projects Receive Funding

12 Apr , 2019  

Three multi-use trail projects in Delaware County have been selected by the Delaware County Trails Committee to receive funding from its assistance program.

The trail projects are located in Shawnee Hills, Berkshire Township and jointly in the city of Delaware and Liberty Township. The Delaware County Board of Commissioners awarded these projects a total of $78,997.50. More…

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Delaware County

County Announces New Initiative And Building Names At State Of The County Event

27 Feb , 2019  

At this week’s annual State of the County address, the Delaware County Commissioners announced a new economic-development initiative as well as new names for county buildings. The gathering was held at the Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center in Lewis Center. More…


Delaware County

County Haz-Mat Drills Next Week

17 Jan , 2019  

A number of Delaware County agencies will conduct hazardous-materials training drills from Tuesday, January 22, through Thursday, January 24, inside the historic Delaware County Courthouse. The building is located at 91 N. Sandusky St. in downtown Delaware, at the northwest corner of Sandusky Street and Central Avenue.

The drills will take place during normal business hours, 8 AM to 5 PM, each day. More…


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 County

Delaware County Judge Named To National Board

28 Nov , 2018  

Delaware County Probate/Juvenile Court Judge David Hejmanowski has been named to the Board of Fellows of the National Center for Juvenile Justice. Hejmanowski, who succeeded Kenneth J. Spicer as judge in 2015, will serve on the board’s Advisory Committee for the 2018-2019 term. More…


Business, Life in Delaware County

Delaware County Is One Generous Place

16 Nov , 2018  

There’s proof that Delaware County is home to some very generous people.  Not only that, the same can be said for some of its neighbors and near-neighbors

This was the conclusion of a recent analysis performed by the financial company Smart Asset. More…


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County Communities Invited To Apply For Trail Funding

14 Nov , 2018  

The Delaware County Trail Committee is launching the Trail Assistance Program for 2019 and invites Delaware County communities and organizations to apply for funding.

The Delaware County Board of Commissioners will be budgeting $100,000 in grant money to assist in the construction of trails within the county. The Delaware County Trail Committee will accept grant applications through January 31, 2019. More…

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Delaware County

Addresses For Delaware County Buildings To Change In 2019

2 Nov , 2018  

The addresses for two Delaware County buildings will change as of January 1, 2019. The Delaware County Courthouse’s address will change from 110 N. Sandusky St. to 117 N. Union St. and the Rutherford B. Hayes Administrative Building’s address will change from 140 N. Sandusky St. to 145 N. Union St. More…


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Applicants Sought for County Boards

9 Oct , 2018  

The Delaware County Board of Commissioners is seeking to appoint two members to the Delaware County Finance Authority and one member to the Delaware County Law Library Resources Board. These are volunteer, unpaid positions. More…


Business, Ohio Wesleyan University

Delaware Entrepreneurial Center To Debut On October 4

1 Oct , 2018  

The Delaware Entrepreneurial Center at Ohio Wesleyan University will open officially on October 4 with an afternoon ribbon-cutting, remarks, and public tours. The celebration will continue that evening with the 2018 Robert L. Milligan Leaders in Business Lecture.

The newly renovated 6,000-square-foot entrepreneurial center is a collaboration of Ohio Wesleyan, Delaware County, and the City of Delaware. It is the first-of-its-kind liberal arts business accelerator and the first-of-its-kind city, county, and educational institute partnership. More…

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Applications sought for Developmental Disabilities and NorthStar New Community Authority boards

6 Sep , 2018  

The Delaware County Board of Commissioners is seeking to appoint two members to fill seats on the Delaware County Board of Developmental Disabilities. The appointed individuals must be residents of Delaware County and citizens of the United States, and must be interested and knowledgeable in the field of developmental disabilities and related fields. More…