Jacob Gifford's Post Archives

Columbus Fair Auto Auction – History, Innovation, Philanthropy, & Careers

HISTORY, VISION, & GROWTH In a world where large conglomerates often absorb independent operators, Columbus Fair Auto Auction remains one of the largest independently-owned and operated auctions in the country. Over 40 years, Alexis Jacobs has learned that it is the little things that make a difference in a service business. And a service business Continue reading…

Zucchinifest Vendor Space Available

Are you an arts & crafts vendor and would like to rent space at the Obetz Zucchinifest? There is free space available! Eligibility: – Vendors selling unique, handcrafted, vintage, or upcycled items – Vendors selling local honey and other cottage food products Visit ObetzZucchinifest.com/vendors/ to apply!

Obetz Community Yard Sale

The Obetz Community Yard Sale will be on Friday, June 1st and Saturday, June 2nd from 9 AM to 2 PM! Obetz will be publishing a list of participating households. Addresses will be published, names will not be included. If you want to be included on the list, email Jacob Gifford at jgifford@obetz.oh.us no later than Continue reading…

Application for Employment

We are looking to hire 15-18 part-time workers for events at Fortress Obetz this year! Click the link below for the application. Applications can also be picked up in person at the Obetz Administration Building at 4175 Alum Creek Drive. Finished applications can be emailed to obetzjobs@innosource.com or submitted in person at the Obetz Administration Building. Continue reading…

Reduce stormwater pollution this spring

DON’T OVERAPPLY FERTILIZER   When excess fertilizer gets into our storm drain system and travels into our waterways, algae blooms can form resulting in a loss of oxygen in the water. Algae blooms pose a direct threat to aquatic life.  Also, sweep up any excess fertilizer on your sidewalk or driveway.   SWEEP, DON’T HOSE      Sweep Continue reading…

Daddy Daughter Date Night

Thank you to everyone that attended our first Daddy Daughter Date Night! We hope everyone had a great time! Also, a big thanks to 1-800-Flowers.com and Best Light Photographic LLC. Visit the link below to view your formal photos from the event. https://bestlightphotographicllc54.pixieset.com/obetzfather-daughterdance/  

Obetz Police visit Hamilton Local PK

Last week, a few Obetz Police officers visited the preschoolers at Hamilton Local Schools. The kids showed their appreciation for the Obetz Police officers and honored the fallen Westerville Police officers Eric Joering and Tony Morelli. Here is the message from Hamilton Local Schools‘ Facebook: Today, our Hamilton Local PK students and staff showed their appreciation for Village Continue reading…