WalletHub ranks Powell the second best place to raise a family in Ohio

Powell was named 2018’s 2nd Best Place to Raise a Family in Ohio in a recent study from WalletHub.com.

Powell Police Perspective

January is Personal Self- Defense Awareness Month 

Powell names new mayor, vice mayor

Members of Powell City Council selected Jon Bennehoof to serve as the new mayor of Powell City Council and Tom Counts as the vice mayor, both serving two-year terms.

Powell City Council appoints members to Citizen Financial Review Task Force

Powell City Council appointed members to the Citizen Financial Review Task Force during their Jan. 2 meeting. The Task Force will hold their first meeting of the year later this month at the Municipal Building Council Chambers, 47 Hall Street.

Class registration begins Jan. 10

Express, in-person registration for City residents only is from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10 in the Municipal Building, located at 47 Hall Street. Online registration for City residents only begins at 8 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 11 and in-person/online registration for non-residents starts at 8 a.m. Friday, Jan. 12. 

Health District to take over plumbing inspections for Powell, Liberty Township

As of Jan. 1, 2018, the Delaware General Health District will be issuing all plumbing permits and performing all plumbing inspections in the City of Powell. The Health District began issuing plumbing permits for Liberty Township on Dec. 4, 2017.

City Council Meeting Highlights – Dec. 19, 2017

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

Rumpke provides Christmas Tree Disposal, Holiday Trash Collection Schedule

Rumpke observes Christmas and New Year’s Day. Collection will be delayed by one day the weeks of Dec. 25 and Jan.1 for all customers.

City Council Meeting Highlights – Dec. 5, 2017

Read highlights from this week’s Powell City Council meeting.

Powell Police launching new radKIDS program for ages 8-12

The Powell Police Department is launching radKIDS, a new program that will provide education to children and their guardians to enhance their ability to use knowledge, skills and power to protect themselves from unsafe situations.