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Níel M. Jurist
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Gahanna, OH 43230

(614) 342-4043
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MOPRC Offers Free Residential Energy Efficiency Programs
12/9/2016

MOPRC Offers Free Residential Energy Efficiency Programs

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.

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2017 Proposed Budget Presented to Council for Review
11/15/2016

2017 Proposed Budget Presented to Council for Review

Gahanna's annual budget is one of the most important and informative documents City officials, staff and citizens will use.  It is the financial plan for the year, identifying the City's priorities and policy environment, and reporting department activities and performance. The 2017 Proposed Budget was presented to Council and is currently under review.  To view a copy of the document click here.

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Learn How to Drive a Roundabout
11/10/2016

Learn How to Drive a Roundabout

In an effort to help drivers safely navigate through the two new roundabouts on Hamilton Rd., the City of Gahanna has prepared a series of short instructional videos.  Click the link above to watch these instructional videos.

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Art is for Everyone
12/9/2016

Art is for Everyone

Throughout the month of December, art from the Franklin County Board of Developmental Disabilities (FCBDD)/Arc Industries will be featured in the lobby and second floor of Gahanna City Hall (200 S. Hamilton Road) and is available for purchase.

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New Albany & Gahanna Announce Joint Citizen Police Academy
12/1/2016

New Albany & Gahanna Announce Joint Citizen Police Academy

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 January 15, 2017.

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Active Senior Membership Drive Begins December 1
12/1/2016

Active Senior Membership Drive Begins December 1

The Active Senior Membership Drive runs Thursday, December 1 - Friday, December 16, 2016. Members of the Gahanna Senior Center have access to recurring weekly and monthly activities including yoga, line dancing, card and art groups; lunch socials; day trips and travel programs and much more! All those who register for the 2017 membership during the month of December will have a chance to win some great prizes/gift baskets! Stop in during an open house or during our membership drive to learn more.

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New Program Launches To Keep Kids Off Drugs in Gahanna
10/20/2016

New Program Launches To Keep Kids Off Drugs in Gahanna

The Gahanna Division of Police, Mifflin Township Division of Fire and the Ohio Addiction Recovery Center have teamed up to educate Gahanna middle school students and their parents about the dangers of drug abuse.

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zulily Expands Operations in Columbus Regions
9/14/2016

zulily Expands Operations in Columbus Regions

zulily, the online retailer obsessed with bringing customers special finds every day, today announced the next phase of its expansion in the Columbus, Ohio area.

zulily has invested $1.3 million, adding to its collective capital investment of $30 million in the Columbus Region, and has expanded its existing Gahanna operations to support its rapid growth.

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MOPRC ERH Program Provides Commuters a Free Ride Home
7/27/2016

MOPRC ERH Program Provides Commuters a Free Ride Home

The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) new Emergency Ride Home (ERH) program is offering commuters who experience an emergency at work a free ride home.  The program is designed to reduce transportation and cost barriers to individuals who carpool, vanpool, walk, bike or ride transit an alternative commute home due to illness, family emergency, or unexpected overtime. Click here to register or learn more about the program.

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Initiative Centered on Beautification
6/23/2016

Initiative Centered on Beautification

Gahanna's Becky Kneeland said she wants residents to know its a new day in the city. Kneeland, wife of Mayor Tom Kneeland, is leading a new civic-pride initiative with the creation of a nonprofit called Make Gahanna Yours.

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