This information is courtesy of Franklin County Public Health. Zika is primarily transmitted through the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito. Only 1 in 4 people show any symptoms. The most common symptoms are conjunctivitis (red eyes), mild fever, headache, skin rash, and joint pain. Symptoms normally last for […]
Ohio’s 48-27 win in Denver this past weekend handed the Denver Stampede their first loss of the season! Ohio looks to keep this momentum going into this Sunday’s home game against San Francisco. Ohio has a record of 5-3, while San Francisco is 2-5. This will be the third and […]Read more...
The Village of Obetz will host the inaugural Hamilton Township High School Alumni Softball Tournament on August 6th & 7th, 2016. Only HTHS alumni—graduates and former students—are eligible to compete. Any former student that did not graduate from HTHS must have attended Hamilton Local Schools for at least one year in order to […]Read more...
Obetz’ Summer Splash and Cinema returns on Friday, June 24th in Lancaster Park! This month’s feature movie is SpongeBob: Sponge Out of Water. July’s feature movie will be Minions! This movie will be held on Friday, July 22nd. The movies start at dusk. The Splash Pad will have extended hours those nights, and […]Read more...
Thank you volunteers! We appreciate your dedication to Obetz! The countless hours that are given by volunteers means so much to Obetz and helps the Village immensely. Whether it’s picking up trash at the Zucchinifest, wearing a Santa suit at Christmas Kick-off, or filling Memorial Park with Easter eggs, […]Read more...
The Village of Obetz is proud to feature UPS, who has been employing many Village residents since moving here many decades ago. UPS is always looking for Part Time Package Handlers at their Obetz facility. Package handlers work Monday-Friday, working 3.5 to 5 hours daily, depending on the amount of […]
Enjoy a relaxing evening of painting with Christine Jones at the OCC. Christine will share her “Lavender Sky” painting with the class. We encourage anyone to come join us, no matter your skill level. In fact, adding your own unique spin and design to the painting always makes for a […]
The OASIS Splash Pad in Lancaster Park opens May 27th. The Splash Pad will be open daily from 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM. All residents wishing to use the facility must have a membership. You may sign up for a membership at the at the Splash Pad (once it opens). […]
The facilities in Obetz that are available to rent include: —Dixon Quarry Pavilion —The Conference Center located at 1650 Obetz Avenue, which has three areas available for rent: Stewart Hall Multi-Purpose Room Gym Reservations are open to everyone. There are different rates depending on residency status. For more information such […]
On May 25th, the seniors of Obetz and Groveport got together and had an awesome event: a fashion show! The event was held at the Obetz Community Center, and the models showcased outfits from Bon Worth. The spectators and models all had a great time, and the models looked […]
On Friday, May 13th, the Obetz Police Department squared off against the staff of Hamilton Local Schools in basketball in effort to raise breast cancer awareness! As the two teams warmed up, students wearing pink filled the gym. Heads turned as students and staff of Hamilton saw former Ohio State […]
There are all new hoops and asphalt at the outdoor basketball courts just outside the Obetz Athletic Center! Making this location perfect for future Obetz basketball tournaments. There’s nothing like having indoor-quality hoops on outdoor courts! These hoops are ready for use and with the weather steadily getting warmer, there’s no better […]
Beginning May 2nd, the GREAT system will be seeing some improvements: Expansion of all routes; more stops! Expanded service times in the afternoon; earlier PM Service! Easy to use Return Ride Service for Evening & Weekend Riders; just a call away! If you are an Evening or Weekend rider, you […]
The Creekside Industrial Center is home to a new company, West-Ward Pharmaceuticals. Pizzuti and West-Ward Pharmaceuticals broke ground on this past Tuesday, April 19th at 2130 Rohr Road. The new distribution center will be 275,869 square feet, and will be a validated, temperature-controlled warehouse with LED motion-activated lighting throughout. The […]
Obetz has partnered with Vance Outdoors for free archery lessons! The lessons are available to adults and children 5 years or older. You will learn the basic skills and safety of archery in a classroom at Vance Outdoors, followed by practice time on the range to apply your new skills. There are […]
Vance Outdoors will be hosting a 3-D archery shoot on Sunday, July 31st from 9 am to 1 pm at the Dixon Quarry Archery Range right here in Obetz! There will be 30 3-D targets, door prizes, and a raffle. Anyone at any age can participate, so be sure to bring your […]
Lou Gramm, the original lead singer of Foreigner, will be headlining the Friday night performance at this year’s Zucchinifest. Lou Gramm was just recently inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2013. He has also earned several Grammy nominations throughout his successful career. Visit www.lou-gramm.com for more information on Lou Gramm. […]
The Village’s 2015 Annual Report for our NPDES Storm Water Management Program is available online here. The report, submitted to the Ohio EPA contains a list of the activities the Village undertook in 2015 in order to comply with the State and Federal mandates of the NPDES Small MS4 General […]