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Posted on: December 7, 2017

Project Applications Now Being Accepted for Downtown Grant

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Crawford County has received a $300,000 Downtown Revitalization Grant through the CDBG program, to be spent in Galion. Project funding is available to property owners within the target area at a cap of $10,000 per owner. The target area consists of six bl...

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Posted on: December 1, 2017

Applications Being Accepted for City Board Openings

The city is accepting applications for openings on several boards and commissions. If you are interested, please fill out the application form below. You may drop if off or mail to: Galion City Building, 301 Harding Way East, or send it by email to: nicol...

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

BellStores Coming to Galion

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Many residents have been curious about the heavy equipment moving onto a vacant lot on Portland Way North. Earlier this year, a developer purchased the land between the Keep It Classy car wash and the Galion OB/GYN Clinic. The site is being prepped for a ...

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City News
Posted on: November 7, 2017

Resources Available for Residents Affected By Storm

The city is continuing to work with residents and businesses with the most serious storm damage. Affected residents may call the city at 419-468-1857 if they are still without power or for any unmet needs they have.

Anyone who experienced property damage s...

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City News
Posted on: November 2, 2017

Galion Receives NatureWorks Grant

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The City of Galion received notification this week it was awarded a NatureWorks Grant from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. $19,777 in grant funding, the total amount allotted to Crawford County in this grant cycle, will be put toward replacing a...

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Posted on: October 31, 2017

Winter Crisis Program Begins Nov. 1

Ohio Heartland Community Action Commission’s 2017 Winter Crisis Program runs Nov. 1, 2017 through March 31, 2018. The program can help with a one-time payment for a utility bill or other bulk fuel service.

Applicants MUST have: A utility service ...

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City News
Posted on: October 25, 2017

Council Gets Pool Report, Approves Two Grants

City Council received a report on Tuesday about this year’s city swimming pool and splash park operations. The Heise Park Pool was open June 5 through Aug. 19, but YMCA Executive Director Terry Gribble noted there were several rain outs which re...

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City News
Posted on: September 28, 2017

Leaf Pick Up Available to Residents

The fall season is here and the Galion Service Department began leaf collection this week. City residents may rake leaves into the tree lawn in front of their homes to be picked up by the city. Please avoid putting leaves in the road or over storm drains....

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City News
Posted on: September 7, 2017

Galion Receives $300,000 Downtown Revitalization Grant

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The City of Galion announced today it will benefit from $300,000 in Downtown Revitalization funds, a sub-program of the Community Development Block Grant. The Ohio Development Services Agency received a total of 21 applications from throughout the state f...

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Posted on: October 10, 2017

Fire Department Gives Evacuation Tips to Local Kids

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The Galion Fire and EMS Department is visiting local schools and preschools this week as part of Fire Prevention Week. Students get to talk to firefighters and take an up-close look at fire trucks and ambulances, as well as all the equipment used by the d...

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