Articles written by: Jacob Gifford

Canvas Painting Class – May 18
General News

Canvas Painting Class – May 18

May 18, 2017 “Cherry Blossoms” Class starts promptly at 6:30 p.m. $25.00 per person at the door by cash, check, credit or debit. To Preregister, e-mail Christine Jones at ckjonesart@gmail.com or call 614-216-1055 or Judy Hogan at judyh@obetz.oh.us or call 614-491-4546.  

Service changes to GREAT bus system
General News

Service changes to GREAT bus system

Beginning on May 1st, 2017, there will major changes for the GREAT bus system. The Red shuttle (this shuttle serves Obetz) will now begin and end its route at the Marathon station just as the Green & Blue Routes have always done. For most riders, the stop sequence and timing will […]

Spring Cleanup 2017
General News

Spring Cleanup 2017

Spring Cleanup has been scheduled for Friday, May 19th. This is your normal trash collection day; however, Waste Management will be sending extra trucks to pick up additional household waste. Please make the most of this opportunity by reading the flyer and getting rid of as many unwanted items as you […]

Brain Health event at Obetz Community Center
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Brain Health event at Obetz Community Center

Join us for Brain Health: Can You Prevent Alzheimer’s? Can Alzheimer’s disease be prevented?  An increasing body of evidence indicates that may be possible. With proper diet and exercise, you or a loved one may be able to delay or possibly may be able to prevent the onset of Alzheimer’s […]

Free Home Weatherization Program
General News

Free Home Weatherization Program

Obetz encourages any of its residents that meet the requirements to apply for this program. The window left to apply is very small, so apply ASAP! Apply over the phone using the code “Obetz” at 614-621-1171. Making sure your home is weatherized will aid in keeping it cool during high temperatures […]

Trout Fishing Tournament at Dixon Quarry
General News

Trout Fishing Tournament at Dixon Quarry

The Village of Obetz will be hosting a free trout fishing tournament at Dixon Quarry on Saturday, April 29th from 8:00 AM to noon. Adults and children are able to fish, so be sure to bring your friends and family. There will be prizes for the most trout caught and for the […]

3-D Archery Fun Shoot at Dixon Quarry Archery Range
General News

3-D Archery Fun Shoot at Dixon Quarry Archery Range

Vance Outdoors will be hosting a 3-D archery shoot on Sunday, May 7th from 9 am to 1 pm at the Dixon Quarry Archery Range! There will be 30 3-D targets, door prizes, and a raffle. Anyone at any age can participate, so be sure to bring your family!   FEE Adults – $10 […]

LAST WEEK for Baseball and Softball Registration
Athletics / General News

LAST WEEK for Baseball and Softball Registration

Baseball and Softball registration is in full swing here in the Village. Obetz Athletics is currently offering baseball and softball programs for boys and girls ages 4-12 that teach basic skills, sportsmanship, teamwork, and enjoyment of the game. Our goal is to make the experience pleasurable for all children, parents, and coaches.  […]

Village Issues Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
General News

Village Issues Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

Mayor D. Greg Scott, Village Administrator Rod Davisson, and the Department of Finance are pleased to announce that the Village of Obetz issued for public review the Village’s Second Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2015.  This report includes a complete set of Financial Statements […]

Dixon Quarry
General News / Parks and Recreation

Dixon Quarry

For information about renting the Dixon Quarry Pavilion, click HERE.            The Village has worked very hard making improvements to the new Dixon Quarry Park. The Park includes a six acre lake for recreational fishing, walking paths, park shelters, fitness trails, and a bike path that will connect to […]