Powell Police Perspective: Women in Law Enforcement

Read this month’s Powell Police Perspective on women in law enforcement.

Adventure Park railroad tunnel remains closed

The railroad tunnel leading from Adventure Park to Beechwood Park is closed indefinitely due to structural concerns. CSX has been on site to inspect the tunnel and is working with the City to determine next steps. A timeline for repair and reopening has not been determined at this time.

Delaware County Launches DELCO ALERT Mass-Notification System

The DELCO ALERT system, now available for sign-up on the county’s website, will send text and email alerts for severe weather events, and will send telephone, text and email alerts for emergency events like boil alerts and “shelter in place” warnings.

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Powell Police looking for burglary suspect

The Powell Police Department is searching for a burglary suspect. The burglary happened at approximately 12:50 p.m. Friday, March 3 on Charles Spring Drive.


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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.

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  • 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.

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