Posts by City of Powell

Child Passenger Safety Week: Sept. 15-21

To help keep children safe on our roads, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is sponsoring Child Passenger Safety Week from September 15-21, 2019. The goal is to make sure your child is in the correct car seat, that it’s properly installed and used, and that it’s registered with its manufacturer to ensure you receive important safety updates.

Bike Path Closure

The bike path that connects Rutherford Estates to the new Seldom Seen Park will be closed for paving starting Wednesday, Sept. 18 through this weekend.

Stephen Hrytzik to be named Chief of Police

Interim Chief of Police Stephen Hrytzik will be sworn in as the Chief of Police during the next City Council meeting at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17 in the Municipal Building Council Chambers, 47 Hall Street.

No left turns – 7 a.m.-7 p.m. daily

Powell City Council unanimously approved an ordinance to extend the time frame for restricted left turns at the Olentangy and Liberty Street intersection from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. daily. The extended time frame will go into effect within 4-6 weeks. This will allow time for signage to be ordered and installed

Steitz Road Closure

Steitz Road will be closed in front of the new Carpenter’s Mill subdivision for roadway improvements starting Monday, Aug. 5 through Friday, Sept. 20, weather permitting.

Parks & Recreation fall class registration begins Aug. 7

Browse our latest Parks & Recreation Guide for this upcoming fall! Express, in-person registration for City residents only is from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7 in the Municipal Building, located at 47 Hall Street. Online registration for City residents only begins at 8 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, and in-person/online registration for non-residents starts at 8 a.m. Friday, Aug. 9.