Karen Sybert appointed to serve as City’s new Finance Director

City Council appointed Karen Sybert as the City’s new Finance Director during last night’s meeting. Karen will start her new role with the City on Tuesday, Sept. 3.

No left turns – 7 a.m.-7 p.m. daily

Powell City Council unanimously approved an ordinance to extend the time frame for restricted left turns at the Olentangy and Liberty Street intersection from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. daily. The extended time frame will go into effect within 4-6 weeks. This will allow time for signage to be ordered and installed

City Council considers extending left turn restriction hours

Powell City Council will hold the second reading of an ordinance that proposes extending the time frame for restricted left turns at the Olentangy and Liberty Street intersection from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. daily. 

Steitz Road Closure

Steitz Road will be closed in front of the new Carpenter’s Mill subdivision for roadway improvements starting Monday, Aug. 5 through Friday, Sept. 20, weather permitting.

City Manager announces retirement

City Manager Steve Lutz plans to retire from the City of Powell after serving as its manager since 1996.

Parks & Recreation Fall 2019 Registration
Parks & Recreation fall class registration begins Aug. 7

Browse our latest Parks & Recreation Guide for this upcoming fall! Express, in-person registration for City residents only is from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7 in the Municipal Building, located at 47 Hall Street. Online registration for City residents only begins at 8 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, and in-person/online registration for non-residents starts at 8 a.m. Friday, Aug. 9.

2019 Budget Cover
Finance Department wins award for 2019 Budget 

The City has received the Government Finance Officers Association’s (GFOA) Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the 2019 Budget.  

Powell Festival 2019
Guide to the 2019 Powell Festival

The annual Powell Festival presented by Mount Carmel Health is from 5-11 p.m. Friday, June 21 and noon-11 p.m. Saturday, June 22 in Village Green Park, 47 Hall Street.

Public Forum planned to discuss left turn restriction hours at the Four Corners intersection

The City of Powell is hosting a public forum to discuss whether or not to extend the time frame for restricted left turns at the Olentangy and Liberty Street intersection. The forum will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 18 in the Municipal Building Council Chambers, 47 Hall Street.

Water Quality: ‘We’re all in it together’

Check out this month’s column by the Delaware Soil & Water Conservation District.