Groveport Road bridge construction

The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) began much needed construction of the Groveport Road bridge over I-270 back in March. The bridge was not very aesthetically pleasing and it certainly wasn’t in the best condition, but that will soon change as it gets a massive overhaul to its infrastructure. Groveport Road has since been reduced to one Continue reading…

Lacrosse – Your new favorite sport

Did you know that lacrosse was invented by Native Americans? Lacrosse started out as a tribal ritual for Native Americans to play before going to war. Since its creation, it has been considered a collision sport like football and hockey. Lacrosse is becoming one of America’s favorite sports. US Lacrosse reports that nearly 750,000 people Continue reading…

Splash Pad open for season

The Obetz Splash Pad in Lancaster Park is 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 Splash Pad. Memberships are free for all Obetz residents.  A resident is defined as either an individual living in Obetz Continue reading…

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 according to the Mid-Ohio Regional Continue reading…

Ted Nugent to headline 2017 Obetz Zucchinifest

Obetz is pleased to announce that Ted Nugent will be headlining this year’s Zucchinifest! The Zucchinifest dates for this year are August 24, 25, 26, and 27. Ted Nugent will be performing on Saturday, August 26. More details to come on the Obetz Zucchinifest website.    

Fortress Obetz

Fortress Obetz is a 6,500 seat stadium on the site of the former Columbus Motor Speedway in Obetz, Ohio. In September 2016, Obetz purchased the Columbus Motor Speedway. Obetz has developed it into a community asset to host farmers’ markets, trade shows, sporting events, concerts, and other community activities. In its inaugural year (2017), it is Continue reading…

UPS Obetz

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 work available and volume. Package Continue reading…