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Liberty Road closed for roundabout construction


The Intersection of Liberty Road and Salisbury Drive (in Liberty Township) will be closed from Monday, Sept. 13 through Saturday, Oct. 30 to install a new roundabout.

Community Bonfire planned for Sept. 25


The annual Powell Community Bonfire presented by the Powell Police Department and Liberty Township / Powell Fire Department will be held from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25 in Village Green Park, 47 Hall Street. 

Street Maintenance Program Update


The entire stretch of Bennett Parkway is scheduled to be paved over the next two weeks as part of the city’s annual Street Maintenance and Repair Program. Work will begin later this week, weather permitting. Traffic will be maintained as one lane two-way traffic. 

Fall program registration begins Aug. 16


The City of Powell Parks & Recreation Department is offering a variety of in-person and virtual programs for fall. Registration begins Monday, Aug. 16 for residents and Wednesday, Aug. 18 for non-residents. 

New Powell Community Concert Band set to debut during August concert


The new Powell Community Concert Band – formerly known as the Greater Columbus Concert Band – is a performing arts nonprofit organization that now calls Powell their home location for practices and performances.

First-ever Passport to Powell event planned for Aug. 29


First-ever Passport to Powell event planned for Aug. 29 Experience vibrant cultures through performing arts, food, music and more (POWELL, Ohio)–July 27, 2021–The city of Powell is hosting the first-ever Passport to Powell event from 3-7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 29 in Village Green Park, 47 Hall Street. Guests will have the opportunity to experience the Continue reading…

Powell Citizens Police Academy


The annual Powell Citizens Police Academy begins Wednesday, Sept. 1. This free program gives citizens an inside look at Powell Police Department. Topics covered include: -Criminal Law -Crime Prevention and Awareness -Fire Department and CPR -Traffic Stop and Patrol Procedures -OVI (DUI) Enforcement -Use of Force and Firearms -Drones -Crime Scene Investigations -Delaware Tactical Unit Continue reading…

Mystery Night Out event returns with interactive clue search and Movie Night


The Powell Police Department is hosting the annual Mystery Night Out event beginning at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3 in Village Green Park, 47 Hall Street. This year’s event will include an interactive clue search, law enforcement and nonprofit agencies, tours of the Police Department Headquarters and will conclude with a movie on the Village Green.

Powell Police Community News


Read the Powell Police Department’s Quarterly Newsletter here.

Splash Pad Now Open


One of the community’s favorite spots for summer – the Splash Pad located in Village Green Park – is officially open for the summer.

The Splash is open 9 a.m.-9 p.m. through Labor Day, weather permitting. While you’re there, visit the solar picnic pavilion, which provides picnic tables and shade while supplying energy to the Municipal Building. Before visiting the Splash Pad, check the City’s homepage of the website or Facebook page to see if the Splash Pad is open or closed.