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Community Attitude Survey


The City of Powell is partnering with Columbus-based Saperstein Associates to conduct the Powell Community Attitude Survey.

City launches first-ever Powell Citizens Academy


The city of Powell is hosting the first-ever Powell Citizens Academy.

Powell City Council approves income tax restructuring proposal for May ballot


Powell City Council unanimously approved a resolution that will place an income tax restructuring proposal before Powell voters during the Primary Election on Tuesday, May 4, 2021.

Candidates sought for Historical Downtown Advisory Commission, Board of Zoning Appeals


City Council is seeking candidates who are interested in serving the community. All candidates must be a resident of the city of Powell. Candidates are being sought for the Historical Downtown Advisory Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals.

Wellness Center Feasibility Study Moves Forward


Powell City Council unanimously approved a contract with Integrated Wellness Partners and Signet Enterprises to conduct a feasibility study for a potential health and wellness center in the city of Powell.

Claudia Husak to lead Powell Planning and Zoning efforts


The city’s reorganization continues and a key vacancy is set to be filled starting this month. Claudia Husak will begin her new role with the city of Powell as the Planning Director on Monday, Jan. 11.

Powell City Council to discuss income tax restructuring during Jan. 5 meeting


Powell City Council will begin to discuss restructuring the city’s income tax during their next regularly scheduled meeting at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 5. The meeting will be live streamed to the city’s Facebook page or available to watch and participate via Zoom. Public comment may be submitted in advance to kmitchell@cityofpowell.us.

Powell Parks & Recreation offers mix of virtual and in-person programs for winter, spring


Resident registration for winter/spring programs begins Jan. 4 (POWELL, Ohio) – Dec. 29, 2020 – The City of Powell Parks & Recreation Department is offering a variety of virtual and in-person programs for this winter and spring. Online registration for classes begins Monday, Jan. 4 for residents and Wednesday, Jan. 6 for non-residents. “The City Continue reading…

Candidates sought for Community Diversity Advisory Committee


City Council is seeking candidates who are interested in serving the community in the newly created Community Diversity Advisory Committee.

This eight-member commission provides input to City Council on policy and processes which promote diversity and inclusion to ensure that the City of Powell is a community in which all individuals are welcome and included. All candidates must be a resident of, or representative of a business, within the City of Powell.

Rumpke offers curbside Christmas Tree disposal


Rumpke will collect Christmas trees for disposal during regularly scheduled trash pick-up for City of Powell residents. Trees more than four feet tall must be cut in half, and all pieces of the tree must then be tied together for collection. Trees should not be placed in plastic bags and should be free from all decorations. Residents should place the tree by the curb with regular trash for collection.