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Monday, May 30

1:00 PM

Memorial Day Celebration

Tuesday, May 31

6:30 PM

Charter Review Commission meeting

Wednesday, June 1

6:30 PM

Planning Commission Workshop meeting

Wednesday, June 8

7:00 PM

Parks & Recreation Board meeting

Headline News:  

Story Trail Celebrates Five Years at Friendship Park
5/23/2016

Story Trail Celebrates Five Years at Friendship Park

Gahanna Parks & Recreation will host a ribbon cutting celebration on Friday, May 27 from 6:30 - 8 p.m. at Friendship Park, 150 Oklahoma Ave., to mark the opening of the newest story, Going on a Nature Walk. This is the fifth year for the popular feature at Friendship Park.

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Pizzurro Park Lot to be Resurfaced
5/27/2016

Pizzurro Park Lot to be Resurfaced

PARK UPDATE: The parking lot at Pizzurro Park will be resurfaced Tuesday, May 31, during which time the lot will be closed from 6 a.m.-6 p.m. The dog park along with other areas of the park will remain open.

Unidirectional Hydrant Flushing
5/17/2016

Unidirectional Hydrant Flushing

Gahanna is continuing another year of unidirectional waterline flushing.  This is a systematic and controlled procedure that uses water at a high velocity to remove sedimentation, improve water quality and increase the flow efficiency within the waterlines of the distribution system.  This preventative maintenance technique is endorsed and encouraged by the Ohio EPA.

City Encourages Property Owners to Maintain Sidewalks
5/17/2016

City Encourages Property Owners to Maintain Sidewalks

As a reminder, residents and businesses are responsible for maintaining their sidewalk, curb, and gutter.  Please keep these areas clear of leaves, snow, ice and debris in order to help maintain the safety of pedestrians.  City Ordinance 521.06 states: No owner or occupant of abutting lands shall fail to keep the sidewalks, curbs or gutters in repair and free from snow, ice or any nuisance (ORC 723.011).

Ohio Department of Agriculture to Begin Gypsy Moth Treatment in Gahanna
5/4/2016

Ohio Department of Agriculture to Begin Gypsy Moth Treatment in Gahanna

This month, the Ohio Department of Agriculture will begin its aerial treatments designed to control the gypsy moth population in central Ohio. Weather permitting, the first round of treatments in Gahanna will begin this Saturday, May 7, 2016 during early morning hours.  Click here to view a map of the treatment area.


Herb Day to Include Wellness Elements, New Herb Varieties and Continue Tradition of Celebrating All Things Herbal
4/29/2016

Herb Day to Include Wellness Elements, New Herb Varieties and Continue Tradition of Celebrating All Things Herbal

Preparations for Herb Day 2016 are currently underway at the Ohio Herb Education Center in Gahanna. This year’s event will take place on Saturday, May 7 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Creekside Plaza, 117 Mill St and is presented by Andrea Taylor, State Farm Agent. 

An Herbal Affair Returns with Plant Preview for Herb Enthusiasts
4/28/2016

An Herbal Affair Returns with Plant Preview for Herb Enthusiasts

Now in its second year, An Herbal Affair, is expected to grow after a successful inaugural event. This year’s event will take place on Friday, May 6, from 7-9 p.m. at the Ohio Herb Education Center, 110 Mill St., and is presented by the Gahanna Parks & Recreation Foundation.

Parks & Recreation to Open Section 5 of Big Walnut Trail
4/15/2016

Parks & Recreation to Open Section 5 of Big Walnut Trail

Gahanna Parks & Recreation will host a unique Earth Day trail ribbon cutting and tree planting ceremony on Friday, April 22 at 10 a.m. to open the newest section of the Big Walnut Trail near the Gahanna Municipal Golf Course at 220 Olde Ridenour Road.

Help Protect Our Waterways Through Backyard Conservation
4/14/2016

Help Protect Our Waterways Through Backyard Conservation

The public is invited to attend a free backyard conservation workshop on Thursday, June 23, 2016 from 6:00pm-7:30pm at the Ohio Herb Education Center, 110 Mill St, Gahanna 43230.  The workshop will discuss urban stormwater, rainwater harvesting and infiltration and rebate options for backyard conservation practices.  You must register for the workshop in order to attend.  For more information contact the Franklin Soil and Water Conservation District at 614-486-9613.

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200 South Hamilton
Gahanna, OH 43230

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Gahanna’s Vision is…
…to be an innovative model community that values its rich heritage, pursues high standards, and promotes respect among its citizens.

Gahanna’s Mission is…
…to ensure an exceptional quality of life by providing comprehensive services, financial stability, and well-planned development which preserves the natural environment, in order that city government will continue to be responsive, accessible, and accountable to our diverse and growing community of citizens.
 


 



 


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