Entries by Chaney Shaner

Sign Up for ALERT Franklin County

Sign up for ALERT Franklin County so that you can receive important notifications and warnings to keep you and your family safe and prepared.  Already signed up for ALERT Franklin County? You can visit their website to customize what notifications you want to receive. To sign up or for more information, visit alertfranklincounty.org/ 

Heil Drive closed to all traffic starting Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Complete General Construction Company will be closing Heil Drive between Milan Drive and Lyncroft Drive.  This project includes a culvert replacement, a waterline lowering, residential drive approaches, pavement replacement and curb and gutter between Milan Drive and Lyncroft Drive. Please click here to see the attached Detour Map for reference. The roadway will be closed […]

Income Tax Update

As a reminder, the passage of the income tax increase, Issue 12 in May, also changed the credit from 83.33% to 100% effective July 1, 2019. Upon receiving your 3rd and 4th quarter statement to pay your estimated income tax, you may want to contact your tax preparer or RITA customer service to determine if […]

New Online Rental Property Registration Forms

The City has adopted Ord 0053-2018 which requires all owners of residential rental properties located in the City to register each rental property annually. You can find the new registration forms on Gahanna’s website: https://www.gahanna.gov/zoning-and-code-enforcement/.  Please contact the Zoning Clerk at 614-342-4025 or via email for assistance in the application process.  

New Carts Create Opportunity to Get Recycling Right

Now that you have your new, larger recycling cart, you can put your best environmental foot forward by putting only accepted items in your recycling bin. When you recycle right, you protect the environment, preserve landfill space and help to create and support employment opportunities in Gahanna and across Franklin County. The amount of waste […]

Tax Update

Update: Effective July 1st, the city’s income tax rate will increase from 1.5% to 2.5%. The credit will increase from 83 1/3% to 100%. For more information: See the Rita Tax & Credit Increase Notification or call RITA Customer Service at the phone numbers below: Individuals: 1.800.860.7482, ext. 5002 Businesses: 1.800.860.7482, ext. 5003  

Lighting of the Sanctuary Bell Tower

Thanks to The Gahanna Foundation Inc. and more than 50 gracious donors; the Gahanna Sanctuary Bell Tower is glowing! “The historic 1895 Gothic-style bell tower atop the Gahanna Sanctuary instantly became Gahanna’s newest and brightest landmark after successfully lighting it this past weekend in time for this year’s Creekside Blues and Jazz Festival,” said John Michael Spinelli, President of The Gahanna Foundation Inc. He added, “The architectural feature […]