City Council

 

Who are the Council Members?

Ward One, Stephen A. Renner (Vice President) 
Ward Two, Michael Schnetzer
Ward Three, Brian D. Larick  
Ward Four, Jamie Leeseberg

At Large, Karen J. Angelou
At Large, Ryan P. Jolley
At Large, Tom Kneeland (President)

  

What ward am I in?

Type your address in the "Find address or place" box below and hit enter.  The map will zoom into your address where the ward label will inform you which boundary you fall within. 

Gahanna's Vision Is...
...to be an innovative model community that values its rich heritage, pursues high standards, and promotes respect among its citizens.

Gahanna's Mission Is...
...to ensure an exceptional quality of life by providing comprehensive services, financial stability, and well-planned development which preserves the natural environment, in order that city government will continue to be responsive, accessible and accountable to our diverse and growing community of citizens.

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 search for legislation or bill status please use the City Council’s Legislative Calendar. For Council Rules of Procedure click here

Codification services for ordinances that become law are provided by the Walter Drane Company. The Codified Ordinances of Gahanna are available on the City Council page by clicking on City Code or at www.conwaygreene.com, and are complete to July 31, 2013.

Coffee with Council -- Public Outreach Meetings:

 Date  Time Place
January 31, 2015 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Tim Horton's -365 Agler Rd. (& Stygler Rd.)
February 28, 2015 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Panera - 91 N. Hamilton Rd. (Clark Hall)
March 25, 2015 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  Donatos Pizza - 1391 E. Johnstown Rd.
April 25, 2015 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Tim Horton's -365 Agler Rd. (& Stygler Rd.)
May 30, 2015 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Panera - 91 N. Hamilton Rd. (Clark Hall)
June 24, 2015 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Donatos Pizza - 1391 E. Johnstown Rd.
July 25, 2015 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Tim Horton's -365 Agler Rd. (& Stygler Rd.)
Aug. 29, 2015 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  Panera - 91 N. Hamilton Rd. (Clark Hall) 
Sept. 23, 2015 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  Donatos Pizza - 1391 E. Johnstown Rd. 
Oct. 31, 2015 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  Tim Horton's -365 Agler Rd. (& Stygler Rd.) 
Nov. 28, 2015  9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  Panera - 91 N. Hamilton Rd. (Clark Hall) 
Dec. 17, 2015 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  Donatos Pizza - 1391 E. Johnstown Rd.  

Coffee with Council Response Action Outcomes 

Previous Meeting Notes

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Saturday, April 19, 2014

 

Department Staff
Kim McWilliams, CMC
Clerk of Council

Kayla Holbrook
Deputy Clerk of Council
Sharon Montgomery
Records Administrator

Krystal Gonchar
Council Office Assistant

Fall/Winter Recreation Programming Offers New Opportunities for All Ages
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Fall/Winter Recreation Programming Offers New Opportunities for All Ages

One look at the new Fall & Winter 2015 Gateway Program Guide from the Department of Parks & Recreation will get you excited for the change of season. The guide is packed with new programs for active adults, active seniors, youth and families. Read a message from Troy Euton, the department’s new director, learn about the new community gardens at Hannah Park, take an advanced herbal workshop at the Ohio Herb Education Center, have a date night art class with a loved one, paint the parks, learn to square dance, enjoy a guided nature walk at Gahanna Woods, paddle down the Big Walnut Creek and so much more!

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City Releases Economic Development Plan
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City Releases Economic Development Plan

The City of Gahanna has released its Economic Development plan.   The purpose of this plan is to identify the community's economic potential to attract and retain business and spur development in the city.  The plan is intended to serve as a guide for policymakers, community stakeholders, local businesses and future investors.

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Gahanna Among Top 10 Recognized as American Cities of the Future
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Gahanna Among Top 10 Recognized as American Cities of the Future

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City of Gahanna to Present Sustainable Fleet Replacement Program at APWA Congress
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City of Gahanna to Present Sustainable Fleet Replacement Program at APWA Congress

Each year the American Public Works Association (APWA) issues a call out to members to share best practices within their organization during this annual internal conference. This year, the City of Gahanna Public Service Department was among those selected to present at the 2015 APWA International Public Works Congress & Exposition on September 2, 2015.

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Communications Survey Extended to 9/13
8/21/2015

Communications Survey Extended to 9/13

Recently, we asked for input about how we can improve our public outreach and communications to citizens through our online forum, Open Town Hall. A number of residents have asked for more time to provide their input, so we're happy to announce that we've extended the deadline for this online survey to September 13, 2015.

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