Public Information
Brian Hoyt
Public Information Manager

200 South Hamilton
Gahanna, OH 43230

(614) 342-4043
brian.hoyt@gahanna.gov

Hours of Operation
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM M-F
Urgent issues anytime

General News

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Contact: (614) 342-4045 | media@gahanna.gov
General News Information
Contact: (614) 342-4045 | information@gahanna.gov
Gahanna Cleans Green Event!
4/22/2014

Gahanna Cleans Green Event!

Please join us for the Gahanna Cleans Green event on Saturday April 26, 2014 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.  Click above for more information.

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City Extends Local Income Tax Filing Deadline
4/15/2014

City Extends Local Income Tax Filing Deadline

Due to the Regional Income Tax Agency (RITA) experiencing such high volume of calls and website traffic, the City of Gahanna has extended the deadline to file your local income taxes until Monday, April 21, 2014. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you.

Forms are available at the City Hall, 200 South Hamilton Road and on our website. Office hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

If you have additional questions, please contact our Finance Department at 614.342.4060.

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Mosquito Control
4/14/2014

Mosquito Control

The City of Gahanna has contracted with Franklin County Public Health (FCPH) for mosquito control in 2014.  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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Ohio Safe Room Rebate Program Offered by Ohio EMA
4/8/2014

Ohio Safe Room Rebate Program Offered by Ohio EMA

Homeowners interested in constructing a tornado shelter may be eligible to receive a rebate for purchase and installation of safe rooms through the Ohio Emergency Management's (EMA) Ohio Safe Room Rebate Program.

Residents selected for the program are eligible for a rebate up to 75 percent of the cost to install or construct a safe room – up to a maximum of $5,250. To apply for the Ohio Safe Room Rebate Program, homeowners have until 5 p.m. April 18, 2014 to register on the Ohio EMA website: https://ohiosharpp.ema.state.oh.us/saferoom2014/.

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4/1/2014
  • HR
  • Police Officer Applicant Packet

    If you are looking for information regarding our Police Officer hiring process, please check out our applicant packet:

    2014PoliceOfficerApplicationPacket.pdf

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    Early Bird Rates Make More Splashes
    3/17/2014

    Early Bird Rates Make More Splashes

    Early Bird rates to the Gahanna pools are now available. These are the best rates for the entire season! Our members have access to both pools, Gahanna Swimming Pool, 148 Parkland Dr., and Hunters Ridge Pool, 341 Harrow Blvd.
    Be one of the first 500 households to purchase your 2014 membership and receive a bonus pass, good for 5 free total visits to the pools. 

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    Requests for Pothole Repair
    3/11/2014

    Requests for Pothole Repair

    Please report all potholes to the Service Department at 614-342-4005.

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    Helpful Tips for Keeping Storm Drains Clear
    2/18/2014

    Helpful Tips for Keeping Storm Drains Clear

    After receiving heavy snow falls over the past few weeks, meteorologists are forecasting warmer temperatures over the next few days. As snow and ice melt, the City of Gahanna is asking residents, who are physically able, to assist crews by making sure the storm drains and catch basins around your home are clear of snow and ice.

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    ODA Gypsy Moth Treatment Planned for Gahanna
    2/4/2014

    ODA Gypsy Moth Treatment Planned for Gahanna

    The ODA completed an analysis of gypsy moth populations throughout Ohio.  Based on rising moth captures and/or egg mass counts within the Gahanna area, the ODA concluded that a treatment was needed. 

    The ODA in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Forest Service/Forest Health Protection/Gypsy Moth Slow the Spread Program, will be conducting a Gypsy Moth Treatment Project during the months of May and/or June in the areas outlined in the map

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    Overtime Parking on City Streets
    2/4/2014

    Overtime Parking on City Streets

    Overtime parking in residential neighborhoods is one of the most common parking complaints received by the Gahanna Police Department (GPD). In the City of Gahanna, there is a maximum of 48 consecutive hours permitted for a vehicle to remain parked on the street. Typically, this is enforced on a complaint generated basis as the officers generally do not know which vehicles in a neighborhood are being driven or not.

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