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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

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.

Guide to the 2019 Powell Festival

The annual Powell Festival presented by Mount Carmel Health is from 5-11 p.m. Friday, June 21 and noon-11 p.m. Saturday, June 22 in Village Green Park, 47 Hall Street.

Splash Pad set to open after Memorial Day Ceremony

One of the community’s favorite spots for summer – the Splash Pad located in Village Green Park – will open immediately following the Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony at 1 p.m. Monday, May 27. 

Tax Time

All residents of the City are required to complete yearly Municipal Income Tax Returns – no matter the resident’s age or amount of wages/income. The City’s income tax is collected by the Regional Income Tax Agency (RITA). Tax information and forms are available at www.ritaohio.com or by calling the local Columbus office at 866.721.7482.

2018 Annual Report

In 2018, we had the privilege and opportunity to work with our residents through the creation of the Citizen Financial Review Task Force and our biennial Community Attitude Survey. We also accomplished goals set forth in our Keep Powell Moving plan and broke ground on our ninth park – Seldom Seen Park. Read the City’s 2018 Annual Report here. 

Powell Parks & Recreation Summer Camp Preview

Check out this year’s complete list of summer camps presented by the City of Powell Parks & Recreation Department here. The Summer Experience Camps are designed to provide children with a week of activities centered on a specific theme.