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July 2015
Wednesday, July 8

7:00 PM

Planning Commission Meeting

Monday, July 13

7:00 PM

Council Committee Meeting

Tuesday, July 14

6:00 PM

Governance Commission Meeting

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Hamilton Road Central Widening Project

Hamilton Road Central Widening Project

The City of Gahanna, in partnership with Franklin County, will begin construction on N Hamilton Rd between Carpenter Rd and US-62 beginning Monday, June 22, 2015.  The project will help enhance roadway capacity with the widening of N Hamilton Rd, reduce traffic congestion with the addition of two roundabouts and improve pedestrian connectivity in the area. Construction is expected to be completed in 2017.  Click here to view a short video, which provides more details concerning the Hamilton Road Central Widening Project.

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Volunteers are needed to help with the Shredding and E-Recycle Event that the City is hosting Saturday July 18th.  If you are interested in helping out, click the link above or call the Department of Public Service at 614-342-4005.

Governance Commission Meeting -- July 28, 2015

Governance Commission Meeting -- July 28, 2015

The City of Gahanna Governance Commission is scheduled to hear from a panel of regional officials to learn about their chosen form of city government. The panel is set to meet on July 28, 2015 at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers in City Hall, 200 S. Hamilton Rd.  For more information, contact the Council office at 614.342.4090.

Possible Lane Closure: 2015 Street Program (Cherry Bottom Rd and Granville St)

Possible Lane Closure: 2015 Street Program (Cherry Bottom Rd and Granville St)

As part of the 2015 Street Program, Strawser Paving will be performing crack sealing along Cherry Bottom Rd (between US-62 and Morse Rd) and along Granville St (between Mill St and Jahn Dr).  Work will begin on Wednesday July 8th and is expected to take 3 days to complete, weather permitting.  This work is a rolling operation and is expected to have minimal delays and/or lane closures.  For more information, click on the link above.  Please contact the Department of Public Service at 614-342-4005 with any questions.

Flintridge Dr Sidewalk Improvement

Flintridge Dr Sidewalk Improvement

Starting Tuesday, July 7th, in conjunction with the Flintridge Dr Rebuild, Strawser Paving will be installing new sidewalks on both sides of Flintridge Dr.  The sidewalk will be installed from Rocky Fork Dr North to Rocky Fork Dr South.  The sidewalk is being installed prior to the rebuild to provide improved connectivity to adjacent streets once the rebuild is underway.  The first phase will construct the sidewalk from Rocky Fork South to the cul-de-sac on Flintridge Dr.  Please click here to view a map showing the residents that will be affected by this first phase.

10 Tips for Driving in Work Zones

10 Tips for Driving in Work Zones

Work zones can present an unfamiliar situation to drivers.  Click on the link above to see 10 tips for driving in work zones.

Annex at Rocky Fork Zoning Application Has Been Withdrawn

Annex at Rocky Fork Zoning Application Has Been Withdrawn

UPDATE:  The application for the Annex at Rocky Fork Zoning Change has been withdrawn.

The application was a request for a zoning change at 233-283 Hamilton Rd.  Current zoning is single, family residential and requested zoning is for CX-1 (Neighborhood Commercial, Mixed Use District-typical uses include the following: single family and multifamily residential, daycare, restaurants, banks, medical, office, and retail).  

Gahanna Residential Shredding and E-Recycling Event

Gahanna Residential Shredding and E-Recycling Event

Please join us for the Gahanna Residential Shredding and E-Recycling Event on Saturday July 18, 2015 from 9:00am – 1:00pm at the City Hall parking lot, located at 200 S Hamilton Rd.  Residents can drop off their family and household records for shredding as well as computers and other electronics devices for recycling.

Road Closure:  Brookhaven Dr West

Road Closure: Brookhaven Dr West

Strawser Paving will be reconstructing Brookhaven Dr West to North from Dunbarton to Brookhaven Dr North Court on the west side.  Brookhaven Dr will be closed to all traffic starting Monday, June 22, 2015.  The roadway and all driveways will be closed to car traffic at this time.  The road will reopen Tuesday, July 7, 2015, weather permitting.

​UPDATE (7/2/15):  ​Due to the excessive amount of rainfall, the dirt base on Brookhaven is currently unsuitable for new pavement.  Crews will start to stabilize the base the first of next week, weather permitting.  Due to the extra work and the rain delays, the road closure will need to extend until Monday, July 13th, weather permitting.  

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Gahanna, OH 43230

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…to be an innovative model community that values its rich heritage, pursues high standards, and promotes respect among its citizens.

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…to ensure an exceptional quality of life by providing comprehensive services, financial stability, and well-planned development which preserves the natural environment, in order that city government will continue to be responsive, accessible, and accountable to our diverse and growing community of citizens.



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