Fire Department plans hydrant flushing

The Liberty Township Fire Department will be flushing fire hydrants in the City of Powell beginning Monday, May 1 and will be completed on or before Wednesday, May 31. During this time, customers could experience a temporary discoloration of the water and/or a temporary decrease in water pressure.

Columbia Gas recording locations of natural gas lines

Columbia Gas of Ohio will soon be in Powell neighborhoods with their enhanced GPS technology to record the location of natural gas lines. This investment in safety will improve emergency response and maintenance of facilities.

Powell Bike Path Program – Work to Begin April 11, 2017

Powell’s Engineering Department is going to begin work on updating and improving parts of Powell’s bikeway system beginning April 11, 2017 at 8AM on Murphy Parkway. Use this Bike Path Construction Map to view the proposed improvements. For more information, please contact the City Engineering Department at 614.885.5380.

Summer brings more classes, camps

The City of Powell Parks & Recreation Department is adding more camps and programs for this spring and summer. Express, in-person registration for residents is from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 12 at the City’s Municipal Building, 47 Hall Street. Online registration for residents begins Thursday, April 13 and starts for non-residents on Friday, April 14.


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  • Keep Powell Moving

    You’re on the move and it’s our job to make sure you get there safely and timely. You had a vision in mind and our comprehensive plan put it on paper. Now we’re putting that plan into action. We’re completing Murphy Parkway, developing roadway connections, installing more and better-timed traffic lights.

    The City of Powell continues to listen to your concerns and is working to improve traffic circulation, add parking and increase walkability in our ever-evolving city.

    Get the facts here

  • 2016 Annual Report

    This past year we moved closer to our overall goal of helping traffic flow safely and timely through the City. We launched our Keep Powell Moving initiative, opened the new Murphy Parkway Extension and installed the railroad queue cutter signal. The Ohio Department of Transportation widened and dramatically improved the Sawmill Parkway and SR 750 intersection, and Delaware County opened the new Sawmill Parkway extension. Together, these projects Keep Powell Moving.

  • Powell Parks & Recreation – Summer 2017 Class Registration

    Browse our latest Parks & Recreation Guide for this upcoming summer! Express, in-person registration for City residents only is from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 12 in the Municipal Building, located at 47 Hall Street. Online registration for City residents only begins at 8 a.m. Thursday, April 13, and in-person/online registration for non-residents starts at 8 a.m. Friday, April 14. Registration cannot be accepted over the phone or via email.

Powell Citizens Police Academy