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Níel M. Jurist
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200 South Hamilton
Gahanna, OH 43230

(614) 342-4043
niel.jurist@gahanna.gov

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Hamilton Road Central Widening Project
6/17/2015

Hamilton Road Central Widening Project

The City of Gahanna, in partnership with Franklin County, will begin construction on N Hamilton Rd between Carpenter Rd and US-62 beginning Monday, June 22, 2015.  The project will help enhance roadway capacity with the widening of N Hamilton Rd, reduce traffic congestion with the addition of two roundabouts and improve pedestrian connectivity in the area. Construction is expected to be completed in 2017.  Click here to view a short video, which provides more details concerning the Hamilton Road Central Widening Project.

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10 Tips for Driving in Work Zones
6/26/2015

10 Tips for Driving in Work Zones

Work zones can present an unfamiliar situation to drivers.  Click on the link above to see 10 tips for driving in work zones.

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Annex at Rocky Fork Zoning Scheduled for August 26, 2015
6/26/2015

Annex at Rocky Fork Zoning Scheduled for August 26, 2015

The public hearing for the Annex at Rocky Fork Zoning application has been scheduled for August 26, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. The hearing will take place at City Hall, 200 S. Hamilton Rd. 

The application is a request for a zoning change at 233-283 Hamilton Rd.  Current zoning is single, family residential and requested zoning is for CX-1 (Neighborhood Commercial, Mixed Use District-typical uses include the following: single family and multifamily residential, daycare, restaurants, banks, medical, office, and retail).  

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Gahanna Residential Shredding and E-Recycling Event
6/25/2015

Gahanna Residential Shredding and E-Recycling Event

Please join us for the Gahanna Residential Shredding and E-Recycling Event on Saturday July 18, 2015 from 9:00am – 1:00pm at the City Hall parking lot, located at 200 S Hamilton Rd.  Residents can drop off their family and household records for shredding as well as computers and other electronics devices for recycling.

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Road Closure:  Brookhaven Dr West
6/23/2015

Road Closure: Brookhaven Dr West

Strawser Paving will be reconstructing Brookhaven Dr West to North from Dunbarton to Brookhaven Dr North Court on the west side.  Brookhaven Dr will be closed to all traffic starting Monday, June 22, 2015.  The roadway and all driveways will be closed to car traffic at this time.  The road will reopen Tuesday, July 7, 2015, weather permitting.

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Summer Seasonal Job Openings with the City of Gahanna
6/15/2015

Summer Seasonal Job Openings with the City of Gahanna

Click here to check out the job openings available for this summer, including Lifeguard, Head Lifeguard and Camp Counselor.

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Job Opening:  Parks & Facilities Superintendent
6/11/2015

Job Opening: Parks & Facilities Superintendent

Looking for a way to make a difference in Gahanna?  Click above to learn more....

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Uni-Directional Hydrant Flushing
6/3/2015

Uni-Directional Hydrant Flushing

Gahanna is continuing another year of uni-directional waterline flushing.  This is a systematic and controlled procedure that cleans the pipes of the water distribution system.  Removal of sediment and stale water maintain the quality and efficiency of the waterlines.  Uni-directional flushing is a preventative maintenance technique endorsed and encouraged by the Ohio EPA.

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It’s Mosquito Season
4/6/2015

It’s Mosquito Season

The City of Gahanna has contracted with Franklin County Public Health (FCPH) for mosquito control.  Call the FCPH Mosquito Bite Line at 614-525-BITE (2483) to submit a request for service or to report mosquito problems or concerns.  The Bite Line is a voicemail system so please leave a detailed message.  Click above to learn more about control techniques and tips to avoid mosquitoes.

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Parks & Recreation Unveils 2015 Master Plan Update
3/24/2015

Parks & Recreation Unveils 2015 Master Plan Update

Residents are encouraged to review the Parks & Recreation 2015 Master Plan Update-the guiding document for the department for the next several years. An executive summary or the entire document is available here

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