City Council


Ward One Stephen A. Renner
Term ends: 12/2017
Ward Two Michael Schnetzer   Term ends: 12/2017
Ward Three Brian D. Larick President
Term ends: 12/2017
Ward Four Jamie Leeseberg Vice President Term ends: 12/2017
At Large Karen J. Angelou   Term ends: 12/2019
At Large Brian Metzbower   Term ends: 12/2019
At Large Nancy McGregor   Term ends: 12/2019

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Legislative Process & Codified Ordinances

All legislative powers of the City are vested in Council. City Council members exercise their duties by adopting legislation in the form of ordinances or resolutions. While legislation is pending before Council, a draft version is available for review by the public. To view meeting agendas and/or minutes, or search for legislation or bill status please use the City Council’s Legislative Website.

Council Rules of Procedure
Codified Ordinances of the City of Gahanna
City Charter

COFFEE WITH COUNCIL: Public Outreach Meetings
Saturday - February 25, 2017 9:30 AM Tim Hortons - 365 Agler Road
Thursday - May 18, 2017 6:30 PM Donatos - 1391 E. Johnstown Road
Saturday - August 26, 2017 9:30 AM Panera Bread - 91 N.Hamilton Road
Saturday - November 18, 2017 9:30 AM Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices
Professional Realty - 121 Mill Street, Suite 128

2016 Meeting Notes & Action Register

Department Staff
Kim Banning, CMC
Clerk of Council

Kayla Holbrook
Deputy Clerk of Council
Krystal Gonchar
Records Coordinator             

2017 State of the City Address

2017 State of the City Address

Join us on Thursday, March 23, 2017, at 7 p.m. for Mayor Kneeland's Annual State of the City Address at Gahanna City Hall.  Mayor Kneeland will provide an update on his Ten-Point Plan and share what's ahead for 2017. The presentation will also share results from the GoForward Gahanna strategic plan, financial highlights from 2016 and updates on the Economic Development Strategy.

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Columbia Gas Survey Program

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

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

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

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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