Níel M. Jurist
Public Information Manager
200 South Hamilton
Gahanna, OH 43230
Hours of Operation
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Urgent issues anytime
The community is invited to attend an open house on Thursday, January 26, 2017, from 5 -7 p.m. at Gahanna City Hall (200 S. Hamilton Road). The purpose of this public input meeting is to review and comment on possible solutions to help address traffic congestion and to improve safety at the intersections of Stygler Rd. with Agler Rd. and US-62 and the surrounding areas.
Gahanna City Council is seeking residents to fill a vacant seat on Planning Commission. Residents interested in applying must submit a resume and cover letter to Council Office by January 26, 2017 by 5 p.m.
Business and job growth, work force development and civic pride and community enhancement are priorities for Gahanna Mayor Tom Kneeland in 2017.
"The continuation of business and job growth is my No. 1 goal for my term," he said. "We created or retained over 1,620 jobs (in 2016). Zulily brought 600 jobs to the table."
In an effort to better engage and encourage Gahanna residents and business owners, Mayor Tom Kneeland has established Area Commissions that will allow for more public involvement in decisions affecting commercial development, zoning and economic development efforts throughout the city.
The New Albany and Gahanna police departments are jointly planning a 2017 Citizen Police Academy for their residents who are interested in learning more about what it is like to be a police officer. Applications are being accepted now through December 31, 2016.
The 1st quarter issue of the 2017 Quarterly Update is now available.
The Gahanna Division of Police is pleased to announce the promotion of Lieutenant Jeffrey Spence to Deputy Chief of Police. Deputy Chief Spence was sworn into office on December 30, 2016 by Mayor Tom Kneeland.
Beginning December 21, 2016, building contractors and residents will now be able to apply on online for their annual home improvement, roofing, signs, fences, HVAC, electrical, plumbing and gas piping contractor registrations.
Now that both roundabouts are functioning, the City wants to remind drivers to practice safe navigation while entering the roundabouts. For helpful tips, click the link above.
The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) is offering free residential energy efficiency programs to help keep homes warmer in the winter, cooler in the summer and reduce energy bills. These income-eligible programs are available year-round to Franklin County residents.