Powell Crossing lawsuit settlement

The City of Powell resolved the lawsuit arising from an unconstitutional Charter Amendment with a payment of $1.8 million. This payment will be made through a combination of funds contributed by the City ($950,000) and the City’s insurer, Great American Insurance Group ($850,000).

City’s annual Street Maintenance Program kicks off this week

The 2017 Street Maintenance Program begins the week of Sept. 11 and runs for up to one week. Various streets throughout the City will be repaired and improved during this time.

Meet the City’s new Zoning Inspector

Meet Brenda Pearl, the City’s new Zoning Inspector! She is responsible for zoning inspections, responding to complaints about zoning and property maintenance, and finding new violations. 

She received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with a minor in International Studies from Wright State University. She is currently a graduate student at The Ohio State University, obtaining a Master in City and Regional Planning. 

City Council Meeting Highlights – Sept. 5, 2017

Check out highlights from this week’s Powell City Council meeting.

Traditions Way closed for road construction

Traditions Way will be closed starting Tuesday, Sept. 5 for 1-2 weeks for re-construction of the roadway by developers. Lincoln Street will serve as the detour during the closure. 

Splash Pad closes for the season on Labor Day

Enjoy one last splash! The Splash Pad in Village Green Park will be open through Monday, Sept. 4 and then will close for the season. 

Volunteer with Delaware Soil & Water

The Delaware Soil & Water Conservation District is looking for volunteers to label storm drains throughout Powell.

City Council Meeting Highlights – Aug. 15, 2017

Check out highlights from this week’s Powell City Council meeting.

SR 315 paving starts Aug. 20

Starting Thursday, Aug. 24, weather permitting, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) will begin a project to resurface SR 315 from Clubview Blvd. in Franklin County to Jewett Road in Delaware County and from SR 750 to US 23. The paving work will occur between 7 p.m. and 5 a.m. One lane of SR 315 will remain open at all times. Traffic will be maintained with flaggers.

Fall class registration begins Aug. 9

Express, in-person registration for City residents only is from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 9 in the Municipal Building, located at 47 Hall Street. Online registration for City residents only begins at 8 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 10, and in-person/online registration for non-residents starts at 8 a.m. Friday, Aug. 11. Registration cannot be accepted over the phone or via email.