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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Council Focuses on Several Economic Development Efforts

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Economic development was City Council's focus during its April 10 meeting. 

It passed final readings for three ordinances related to an infrastructure project at the US 30-State Route 598 interchange. In anticipation of a Valero gas station being ...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Council Prepares Financing for Infrastructure Project, Considers Freese Projects

During City Council’s March 27 meeting, second readings were passed for three ordinances related to an infrastructure project at the US 30-State Route 598 interchange. In anticipation of a Valero gas station being constructed at the interchange,...

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Posted on: March 26, 2018

Light Bulb Discount Now Available

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For a limited time, Galion electric customers can purchase discounted Greenlite LED light bulbs at Liberty Farm, Home and Garden, 222 South Liberty Street. Through the discounted price, the LEDs will be sold for 99 cents each. 

This discount is av...

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Posted on: March 12, 2018

City Reminds Residents of Property Maintenance Regulations

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Spring is here, and so is mowing season. The City of Galion reminds all residents to keep their lawns maintained.

Chapter 559.01 of the City Codified Ordinances outlines the requirements for the cutting of weeds and grass. Owners of parcels within the city...

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Changes Coming to Online Bill Pay March 1

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Beginning March 1, 2018, the website for making online utility bill payments will change.  You will be able to access the Secure Pay system through the city website or follow this link.

Existing users may enter their username from the previous pay...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

Council Docket Includes School Rezoning, Design Review Changes

City Council considered a rezoning for the Galion City Schools during its Feb. 13 meeting. Several parcels within the campus are currently zoned R-1B (Single Family), R-1C (Single Family Residence), and GC (General Commercial). The rezoning would put thes...

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

Council Adds Educational Services District to Zoning Code

Galion City Council held its first meeting of 2018 on Jan. 9. A public hearing was held during the meeting regarding the creation of an Educational Services District for the Galion Zoning Code.

Law Director Thomas Palmer explained the Galion City school di...

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Posted on: January 26, 2018

New Ambulances Now Serving Citizens

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Galion and Polk Township residents will now see two new ambulances responding to emergency medical calls. The Galion Fire & EMS Department recently replaced two, 2002 models in its fleet.

City Council authorized the use of state purchasing last August,...

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