Winter Tips for Salt & Stormdrains

Snow and ice removal is a balancing act between safety and cost. When freezing weather hits, sidewalks and driveways can become dangerously slick. Salt has been used on roadways for snow and ice removal since the 1930’s and remains the most cost-effective de-icer. However, without proper use, it can easily be transported by melting water Continue reading…

2020 Daddy Daughter Dance

Girls, get ready to have some fun with your dad, grandpa, uncle or older brother at our 3rd Annual Daddy Daughter Dance! Enjoy refreshments, desserts, and dancing. This will surely be a night to remember.   Due to room capacity, space is limited so register early. RegistrationsThis year we will use CivicRec for all registrations. Continue reading…

2019 Obetz Year in Review

Thanks for a great 2019! Daddy Daughter Dance Play Obetz Easter Egg Hunt Community Cup Obetz Police vs. Hamilton Township Kickball Game Hooks and Heroes Obetz Kids Camp Obetz Farmers’ Market Famous Fortress Fireworks Obetz Zucchinifest Obetz Bowl Fortress Fun Fridays Obetz Halloween Party Christmas Kickoff Santa’s Workshop Columbus Buddy Walk Bands of America K9 Continue reading…

Holiday Hours

The Village of Obetz wishes you a safe and happy holiday season. Refuse pickup will be delayed by one day due to the holiday for the next two weeks. Please note upcoming changes to operation hours: Monday, Dec. 23:Village Offices: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.Obetz Community Center: 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.Obetz Ice Rink: 11:00 a.m. Continue reading…

Obetz Holiday Lights Contest Winners

Best Use of ThemeFirst Place: 4079 Grayson Drive Second Place: 1131 Ayrshire Drive Clark W. GriswoldFirst Place: 1069 Gartner Court Second Place: 4305 Chandler Avenue TraditionalFirst Place: 5211 Princeton Lane Second Place: 1725 Chillicothe Street Mayor’s Choice1717 Chillicothe Street Council’s5122 Dexter Court Seniors’ Choice1750 Chillicothe Street Honorable Mention 1. 2388 Lindsay Road2. 4323 Ethel Road3. Continue reading…

2019 Holiday Lights Contest

Join us in making the season even brighter by decorating your home for the holidays! As an incentive, the winning households will receive a free one-year family membership to the Obetz Athletic Club; or, one free registration to a Youth Obetz Athletics program.  There are three categories: • Clark W. Griswold – Go crazy with Continue reading…

Obetz Tax Information

The Village of Obetz contracted with the CCA – DIVISION OF TAXATION to administer income tax functions, including payments and tax returns effective January 1, 2019.  This means all municipal income tax filings and payments, starting January 1, 2019, should be filed with the CCA – DIVISION OF TAXATION.  The City income tax structure remains Continue reading…

Letters To Santa

Santa Claus is excited to hear from the children of Obetz! Mail a letter to Santa by dropping it in Santa’s express mailbox (utilities drop box) located in the Obetz Police Department parking lot at 4175 Alum Creek Drive. Please include a return address on every letter to Santa to receive a response. Letters must Continue reading…

2020 Obetz Indoor Golf League

The 2020 Indoor Golf League is here! The league consists of teams of three players, who will play nine holes each week, over a 9-week season.  The first week is a practice round. This year, we will handicap the league in addition to straight scoring.  We will give awards for: 1) Top three teams no Continue reading…

OAC Holiday Schedule

Obetz Athletic Club 2019 Holiday Hours Thanksgiving Day (11/28) – CLOSEDChristmas Eve (12/24) – Open 5 a.m. to 4 p.m.Christmas Day (12/25) – CLOSEDThursday (12/26) – Open 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.New Year’s Eve (12/31) – Open 5 a.m. to 6 p.m.New Year’s Day (1/1) – CLOSED HAPPY HOLIDAYS!