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Scott Roach Promoted to Deputy Chief of Police


The City of Powell is proud to announce the promotion of Sergeant Scott Roach to the position of Deputy Chief of Police, effective June 16. This promotion recognizes Sergeant Roach’s exemplary service, leadership, and dedication to the Powell community and law enforcement profession. Sergeant Scott Roach began his career with the City of Powell as Continue reading…

Facility Master Plan RFQ


The City of Powell is inviting experienced and qualified firms to submit their qualifications to provide comprehensive planning services, including a Facility Condition Assessment, Facility Needs Assessment, and the resulting Facility Master Plan and Strategy for their City Hall, Police Department, and Public Service/Parks complex of buildings. The objective of this plan is to assess Continue reading…

City to Acquire Bennett Farm Property


During last night’s Powell City Council meeting, the City Council voted unanimously to enter into a real estate purchase agreement for the acquisition of property owned by the Marjorie Bennett Trust, located along State Route 750. Late last year the owner and long-time Powell resident, Marjorie Bennett, passed away at age 97. Her family operated Continue reading…

Memorial Day Flag Refresh


As we approach Memorial Day, the City of Powell proudly continues its tradition of honoring our brave veterans with a special flag refresh ceremony at the Powell Cemetery. Our dedicated community members and staff have come together to ensure that every flag in our city stands tall and pristine, symbolizing the unwavering gratitude we hold Continue reading…

2024 Street and Path Maintenance Program


The City of Powell is committed to maintaining its transportation network for vehicles, bicycles, pedestrians, and all other users. The City will soon start constructing the 2024 Street and Path Maintenance Project at various locations throughout the city. This project will improve over $2.2 million in streets, sidewalks, shared-use paths, guardrails, pavement markings, and other Continue reading…

2024 City of Powell Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony


(POWELL, Ohio)—May 15, 2024 The City of Powell is hosting the annual Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony at 10 a.m. Monday, May 27 in downtown Powell. The parade is rain or shine. If raining, The Memorial Day Ceremony will move inside City Hall into Council Chambers immediately following the parade. Parade This year’s parade will Continue reading…

Powell’s 2024 to 2028 Capital Improvement Plan


Have you heard about Powell’s 24-28 Capital Improvement Plan? Watch and learn about the plan and the exciting future of our city!  

Parks, Programs & Facilities Master Plan


Join representatives from the Powell Parks & Facilities Master Plan planning team and the City of Powell Recreation and Parks Department and Public Service Department for a public workshop about the City of Powell’s current parks and facilities. Come learn more about the process and participate in a variety of activities that will help shape Continue reading…

State of the City Recap


Powell: Here’s to a Bright Future! We’re excited to share the State of the City address video, highlighting all we achieved in 2023 and our vision for the future! Today, we start to transform tomorrow, making the lives of our residents and the operation of our businesses easier and better! Watch now!   Looking Ahead: Continue reading…

RFQ for Shared Use Path Planning Project


The City of Powell is inviting experienced and qualified firms to submit their qualifications for the development of a comprehensive shared-use path plan. The objective of this plan is to enhance the city’s connectivity, promote active transportation, and improve the quality of life for all residents. In August of 2023, the City of Powell approved Continue reading…