The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center’s Powell Ambulatory Care Facility moves forward

Powell City Council approved the annexation, final development plan and zoning map amendment for The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center during last night’s meeting. The plan proposes to construct a medical office building, ambulatory care center and hospital on 44 acres at the northeast corner of Sawmill Parkway and Home Road. Check out more highlights from this week’s meeting here.

City Council Meeting Highlights

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

Meet Todd Shetler, the City’s new Building Inspector

Todd is the City’s new Building Department Inspector and will be handling both residential and commercial building inspections, residential plan reviews and more.

Read the 2018 Police Department Annual Report

Check out the 2018 Powell Police Department Annual Report. The Report includes statistics, notable cases, awards and more. 

2019 Citizens Police Academy

The Powell Police Department is hosting the annual Citizens Police Academy, beginning Wednesday, March 13. The Academy will run from 7-9 p.m. every Wednesday for 10 weeks. Participants will gain insight on crime awareness and prevention while receiving an inside look into the Powell Police Department.

City Council Meeting Highlights

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

Class registration begins Jan. 9

Express, in-person registration for City residents only is from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9 in the Municipal Building, located at 47 Hall Street. Online registration for City residents only begins at 8 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 10 and in-person/online registration for non-residents starts at 8 a.m. Friday, Jan. 11. Guides will be delivered to households on Sunday, Jan. 6. 

Rumpke provides Christmas Tree Disposal, Holiday Trash Collection Schedule

Rumpke will collect Christmas trees for disposal during regularly scheduled trash pick-up for City of Powell residents.

Finance Department receives Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to the City of Powell by Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR).

The Danger of Plastic Bags

Check out this month’s article from the Delaware Soil & Water Conservation District.