Trick or Treat Trick or Treat

Trick or Treat

  • September 29, 2014 3:52 pm

Trick or Treat for the Village of Obetz will be Thursday, October 30th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

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Cinema in the Park Cinema in the Park

Cinema in the Park

  • September 10, 2014 11:20 am

Join us at Lancaster Park on Saturday, September 20th for our Cinema in the Park event. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 will begin playing at dusk . Our concession stand will be open and admission is free.  

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Vance Outdoors Coming to Obetz Vance Outdoors Coming to Obetz

Vance Outdoors Coming to Obetz

  • January 29, 2014 2:36 pm

Vance Outdoors has begun construction of a 58,000 square foot retail store, 15,000 square feet of which will be a 24 lane state of the art shooting range.  The store will sell firearms; equipment for hunting, fishing, camping, and automotive use; and outdoors-oriented clothing and footwear.  The store is located near the Government Center on [...]

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Council Adopts Parking Restrictions Council Adopts Parking Restrictions

Council Adopts Parking Restrictions

  • January 29, 2014 11:45 am

Council adopted new parking restrictions during its regular meeting on January 27th.  Effective immediately, parking is prohibited on the entire east side of Lancaster Street.  Parking is also prohibited on the section of Poplar Street shown in red.  The additional parking restrictions for Poplar Street remain unchanged; this is an additional parking restriction in order [...]

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Mayor's Corner

Mayor D. Greg Scott

Mayor D. Greg Scott

Obetz is a thriving community nestled in the heart of Central Ohio.  Our abundant development opportunities, centralized location, and excellent quality of life amenities make Obetz a premier community in which to live, work, and play. I invite you to explore our community and see the many advantages Obetz has to offer.

Nov 7, 2012 11:38

Community Corner

Best Practices for Dealing with Autumn Leaves

Best Practices for Dealing with Autumn Leaves

Autumn will soon be here which means falling leaves.  When not properly disposed of, leaves can enter our waterways creating water quality problems.  When leaves get into our stormwater inlets, they can cause blockages which can lead to flooding.  Whether you pile, compost, or bag them, here are some best practices to keep in mind [...]

Sep 8, 2014 16:39

Athletics

Football and Cheerleading Registration

Football and Cheerleading Registration

Register now for the 2014 season of Obetz Athletics’ football and cheerleading.  Children in Kindergarten through 6th grade are eligible to participate.  Registration closes July 11th.   Mandatory football and cheerleading camp and assessments will be held at Hamilton High School, date to be determined.  All football games are played on Saturdays in Memorial Park. Register [...]

Jun 10, 2014 14:23

Community Services

Stewart Hall at the O.C.C. Dedication

Stewart Hall at the O.C.C. Dedication

On May 22, 2014, the Village and members of the Stewart Family gathered for the dedication of Harold “Buck” Stewart Hall at the Obetz Conference Center.  Following are excerpts from the Mayor’s Dedication Speech. “Buck was a champion of Obetz and committed his time and resources to the wellbeing of our people.  When we asked, [...]

May 27, 2014 14:50

Recent Articles

Niemann Excels in the OHSAA D-1 400m

Niemann Excels in the OHSAA D-1 400m

  Austin Niemann finished Runner-Up in the OHSAA  D-1 Boys 400m Final with a time of 48.57.  The MSL recognized Austin as Hamilton Township’s Most Valuable Runner.  Austin is the son of John and Kelly Niemann of Obetz. Congratulations, Austin!

Bocce in Lancaster Park

Bocce in Lancaster Park

Take time out of your busy schedule to enjoy a relaxing game of Bocce.   Bocce is a fun and exciting game that everyone can play.  It’s also a great outdoor activity to spend time with family and friends while enjoying the beautiful weather.  Bocce balls will be available at the concession stand during normal [...]

Fishing in Memorial Park

Fishing in Memorial Park

On June 1, 2014, the Village completed its annual fish stocking in the Memorial Park Pond.  This year, the Village added 1,100 pounds of catfish to the pond.  Additionally, the water quality of the pond was improved by installing a replenishing system and aerators.  It does not cost any money to fish in the pond; [...]

Trash Pick-Up Schedule Change

Trash Pick-Up Schedule Change

Effective Friday, May 2, 2014: The Village’s scheduled pick-up day for trash is moving to Friday. The first week of the service change, Waste Management will collect trash on Tuesday, April 29th and on Friday, May 2nd. For any questions concerning this schedule change, please contact the Utility Department at 614.491.7804.

Ohio Attorney General Warns Public

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine warned Ohioans to beware of unexpected email messages that appear to be utility bills.  According to the Ohio Attorney General, consumers across Ohio have been receiving utility bill email scams. “With bitterly cold temperatures affecting the state, you might expect your utility bill to be higher than usual,” Attorney General [...]