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Pools, Parks & the Future, Part 2: The Conversation Continues
1/27/2015

Pools, Parks & the Future, Part 2: The Conversation Continues

PUBLIC NOTICE - The Gahanna Parks & Recreation Board will host a second community dialogue to present the findings of the Gahanna Parks & Recreation Master Plan Update and to continue its “Pools, Parks & the Future” conversation.

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Commission Vacancies for the City of Gahanna
1/23/2015

Commission Vacancies for the City of Gahanna

Currently, the City of Gahanna has vacancies for the Governance and Records Commissions. Click news story link to obtain more details or how to apply for these positions.

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Council to Budget One Time Funding to Keep Gahanna Pools Open for 2015
12/18/2014

Council to Budget One Time Funding to Keep Gahanna Pools Open for 2015

During the December 15 Council meeting, the City’s 2015 budget was unanimously passed by Gahanna City Council.  The 2015 budget will fund pool operations for Hunters Ridge Pool and Gahanna Swimming Pool through the City’s use of excess General Fund balance.  

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Community Shares Ideas, Brainstorms for Parks and Recreation Opportunities
11/14/2014

Community Shares Ideas, Brainstorms for Parks and Recreation Opportunities

A big "thank you" from the Department of Parks & Recreation and the Parks & Recreation Board to all community members who attended the community dialogue, "Planning our Future: Gahanna Pools, Parks and other Recreation Opportunities" on Wednesday, November 5. Over 100 people participated in six different round table discussions led by Parks Board members to provide input and brainstorm on a series of parks, recreation and pool related questions. Click here for a complete meeting summary. 

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AEP and City Working Together to Reduce Power Outages in Gahanna
10/2/2014

AEP and City Working Together to Reduce Power Outages in Gahanna

Trees that grow near power lines can be dangerous and cause power outages. Although outages occur for a variety of reasons, one of the most common causes of power outages is tree limbs falling onto power lines.  

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City Releases Comprehensive Overview of Gahanna Aquatics
8/26/2014

City Releases Comprehensive Overview of Gahanna Aquatics

The Parks & Recreation Department has released a comprehensive overview of aquatics in Gahanna. The document includes a history of aquatics in Gahanna, a current financial overview and future operational forecasts. Click here to view the complete document.

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Leaders Wading Through Options for Pools
8/21/2014

Leaders Wading Through Options for Pools

Gahanna leaders are exploring ways to continue to offer safe pools and enjoyable for residents while planning for a sustainable financial future.

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City Releases First Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
8/5/2014

City Releases First Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

The City of Gahanna has released its first Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for 2013. Click here to view a copy of the full report.

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A Plea to Save 2 Gahanna City Pools from Closing
8/1/2014

A Plea to Save 2 Gahanna City Pools from Closing

abc6 reporter, James Jackson recently interviewed Tony Collins, director of Gahanna Parks & Recreation about the City's decision to close the pools in 2015.

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Message from Mayor Becky Stinchcomb
7/23/2014

Message from Mayor Becky Stinchcomb

Gahanna Mayor Becky Stinchcomb was featured as a guest columnist in ThisWeek Community News.  She recently announced that she won't seek re-election next year.  Mayor Stinchcomb has served as the city's mayor for more than 12 years, following 10 years of serving on Gahanna City Council. Her current term will end Jan. 2, 2016.

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