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Posted on: August 14, 2019

Grant Projects Authorized for Airport Improvements

City Council authorized a total of $606,940 for improvement projects at the Galion Municipal Airport, primarily grant funded through the Federal Aviation Administration. 

During the Aug. 13 meeting, council passed ordinances to rescind previous le...

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Budget Plan Signup Through Aug. 30

Are you having trouble paying your utility bill? August is the month in which Galion utility customers may request to be placed on a budget plan.

You must have at least 12 months of account history. The average payment for the previous 12 months of usage f...

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Posted on: July 10, 2019

Council Authorizes Transformer Sale, Requests Public Hearing

City Council had just two legislation items to consider during its July 9 meeting.

One ordinance authorized the sale of six transformers no longer needed by the city. Galion was contacted by Tipp City, which was recently hit by a tornado. The community has...

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

Fourth Round Applications for CHIP Now Accepted

Applications are now being accepted for the fourth round of the 2019-2020 Community Housing Impact & Preservation (CHIP) Program. Funding is available for low-to-moderate income households to help with essential home improvements.

Funding is available ...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Columbia Gas Replacing Lines this Summer

Columbia Gas will continue upgrading gas lines in Galion this summer in order to provide more reliable gas service. Both main gas lines and service lines will be replaced.

Columbia will need to excavate in streets and yards, move gas meters, and briefly tu...

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Posted on: March 28, 2019

Hydrant Flushing Begins Next Week

The City of Galion will conduct fire hydrant flushing beginning next week. Crews will start with the southeast quadrant of the city, then work clockwise (southwest, northwest, northeast). Flushing will take approximately six weeks in each quadrant.&nb...

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