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Níel M. Jurist
Public Information Manager

200 South Hamilton
Gahanna, OH 43230

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

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Columbia Gas Survey Program
2/24/2017

Columbia Gas Survey Program

In an effort to improve safety, Columbia Gas Crews will be surveying underground natural gas lines throughout Gahanna. Measurements will be performed by specially trained employees of Columbia Gas, as well as their contractors:  Premier, Utiliquest, SAM, Woolpert, and Michael Baker.

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Gahanna Residential Paper Shredding and Electronic Recycling Event
2/20/2017

Gahanna Residential Paper Shredding and Electronic Recycling Event

Please join us for the Gahanna Residential Paper Shredding and Electronic Recycling Event on Saturday April 22, 2017 from 9:00am – 12:00pm 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.  Click the link above for more detailed information.

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OCJS Awards Certification to Gahanna Police for Adopting Standards
1/27/2017

OCJS Awards Certification to Gahanna Police for Adopting Standards

The Ohio Collaborative Community-Police Advisory Board has awarded the Gahanna Division of Police certification for meeting the state's standards to strengthen community and police relations.

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Leaders See Job Growth Ahead
1/9/2017

Leaders See Job Growth Ahead

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."

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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 December 31, 2016.

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Quarterly Update Newsletter
1/3/2017

Quarterly Update Newsletter

The 1st quarter issue of the 2017 Quarterly Update is now available.

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Lt. Jeffrey Spence Promoted to Deputy Chief of Police
12/30/2016

Lt. Jeffrey Spence Promoted to Deputy Chief of Police

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. 

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City to Launch New Online Platform to Improve Customer Experience
12/19/2016

City to Launch New Online Platform to Improve Customer Experience

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.

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Tips for Navigating Roundabouts
12/14/2016

Tips for Navigating Roundabouts

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.

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MORPC Offers Free Residential Energy Efficiency Programs
12/9/2016

MORPC Offers Free Residential Energy Efficiency Programs

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.

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