Entries by Chaney Shaner

Parks & Rec Coloring Contest

The City of Gahanna Parks & Recreation Department is holding a Coloring Contest. One winner for each age group 3-5, 6-8, 9-12. Winners will receive two individual entries to one of the City owned swimming pools. Deadline: January 15. Winners will be announced on Facebook on January 31. Click here to download the coloring page […]

UPDATE: Heil Dr. Bridge Project

The Heil Dr. Bridge project began in September 2019, and was planned to be completed within 60 days. Unforeseen manufacturing issues resulted in a delay in completing the project in a timely manner. We apologize for the extended inconvenience of the road closure during this process. Heil Drive is expected to re-open on Tuesday, January […]

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/ 

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   As […]

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 […]