Event Permits

Event Permits are needed for the City of Defiance if an organization is seeking permission to close a street(s), sidewalk, park, or parking lot for a special event, a parade, or for construction. Please use this form for the event, fill it out, and submit it to the Engineering Division at 631 Perry Street, Defiance,…

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2018 Community Events and City Dates

2018 Community Events See the latest updates on Defiance’s community calendar: visitdefianceohio.com/events/ 2018 City Dates: AUGUST 2018 Thursday, August 2, 2018:  Music in the Park series at UAW Park organized by DCCC Saturday, August 11, 2018:  Confluence Clean-Up Day Click for Confluence Clean-Up Details Saturday, August 25, 2018:  Maumee Valley Car Club Car Show organized…

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ODOT Surveying Clinton Street Bridge 8-19-18

The City of Defiance has been notified that ODOT will be performing surveying activities on the Clinton Street Bridge on Sunday, August 19, 2018 between 7:00 am and 12:00 pm that will require intermittent full closures of all lanes across the bridge. Law Enforcement (Ohio State Highway Patrol and/or City of Defiance PD) will be…

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Defiance Hot Air Balloon Festival – August 4, 2018

The 5th Annual Defiance Hot Air Balloon Festival presented by First Federal Bank, First Insurance Group, and North Western Electric Saturday, August 4, 2018 at the Defiance County Airport Defiance, Ohio Gates open at 6:30 AM with balloon flying into the airport at 7 AM (Weather dependent). Enjoy a free-will donation pancake breakfast and tethered…

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FirstEnergy® Customer Assistance Programs

Customer Assistance Programs are available to low income households who need assistance in paying their utility bill or having service restored. Persons with questions can contact Northwestern Ohio Community Action Commission at 419-784-2150 or Toledo Edison at 800-447-3333. Follow this Link for more information: Customer Assistance Program Information

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NIXLE Settings

We are here to help you select your Nixle communication message settings. Nixle has three types of communication messages – Alert, Advisory, and Community. Examples of these are severe weather, criminal activity, severe traffic, missing persons, and local community events. You have the ability to opt-in to ALL or ANY of these messages as a…

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Splash Park NEWS!

The Defiance Splash Park Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting will take place on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.!  Come and enjoy the celebration!   

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City Received commendation

City received commendation Defiance city director of service Rob Cereghin (left) looks over a commendation received by the municipal government from the Ohio General Assembly with Ohio 82nd House District Rep. Craig Riedel of Defiance (center) and Mayor Mike McCann. The commendation recognizes the city for its Tree City USA designation from the Arbor Day…

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Kingsbury Pool Opening Date: June 2, 2018

KINGSBURY Pool OPENS Saturday, June 2, 2018 HOURS: Big Pool and Baby Pool (Weather Permitting): • Monday through Friday: 12:00 pm – 8:45 pm • Saturday and Sunday: 1:00 pm – 7:45 pm Special Toddler Hours for the Baby Pool only (Weather Permitting): • The Baby Pool is open from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM…

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