PROPER LANE TURN

A visual reminder on proper lane turning. A motorist must give a turn signal or intention to turn left or right continuously during at least the last one hundred feet traveled before turning.

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SNOW REMOVAL FRIENDLY REMINDER

A FRIENDLY REMINDER to all Defiance Residents and Merchants: We know it’s a chore, but we would like you to make a special effort to keep your sidewalks clear of snow and ice that are adjacent to your property or business. City Ordinance Section 1317.01(S) requires all walks to be cleared within 24 hours after…

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IMPACT 419 YOUTH ADULT WORKFORCE PATHWAYS OPEN HOUSE – JANUARY 15, 2019 AT 6:00 PM

YOU ARE INVITED AND BRING A FRIEND! This Open House is an opportunity for you to learn about how you can earn a valuable certificate or credential FREE OF CHARGE through IMPACT 419’s Young Adult Workforce Pathways Program. WHO:  18-30 year-old residents of Defiance or Paulding County WHAT: Open House and Informational Session – RSVP…

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START RECEIVING NIXLE ALERT MESSAGES – QUICK AND EASY INSTRUCTIONS!

Sign Up today! You can receive up-to-date information regarding your City. To receive “Alerts and Advisories” on your mobile device. Send a text message to 888777 and enter 43512 (Defiance’s zip code) to opt-in. To receive “Community Events” on your mobile device. Send a text message to 888777 and enter DEFIANCE (Defiance’s keyword) to opt-in. It’s that easy!! …

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Defiance & Henry Counties to Apply for U.S. EPA Brownfield Assessment Coalition Grant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Emma Kirkpatrick, Maumee Valley Planning Organization Phone: 419.784.3882 Email: planner2@mvpo.org Defiance and Henry Counties to apply for U.S. EPA Brownfield Assessment Coalition grant Public Meetings scheduled for January 2019 DEFIANCE, OH – Maumee Valley Planning Organization (MVPO) is partnering with Defiance and Henry Counties to apply for an U.S. Environmental Protection…

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MERRY CHRISTMAS!!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the City of Defiance! Offices will be closed on Monday-Tuesday, December 24-25, 2018 in observance of Christmas, and on Monday-Tuesday, December 31-January 1, 2019 in observance of the New Year! Have a joyous Holiday Season and stay safe friends! The City of Defiance  

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Santa House Dates & Times

2018 Santa’s House Dates and Times: Saturday, December 1 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sunday, December 2 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Friday, December 7 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday, December 8 from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Sunday, December 9 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Friday, December 14 from…

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INFORMATION ON CLINTON STREET BRIDGE CLOSING

We are as excited as you are to find out when the Clinton Street Bridge will close! The replacement of the Clinton Street Bridge is an Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) Funded Project, not a City Project. So, when ODOT announces the closing date of the Clinton Street Bridge AND WHEN the bridge Contractor gives…

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Fort Defiance 225th Anniversary Tour – July 27, 2019 Info

FORT DEFIANCE 225th ANNIVERSARY 1794 – 2019 The Andrew L. Tuttle Memorial Museum is preparing to commemorate the 225th anniversary of the building of Fort Defiance and the Battle of Fallen Timbers. Tentative plans for the summer of 2019 include a 1794 Military Staff Ride. The 1794 Military Staff Ride is a guided bus tour…

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City Announces Public Meeting on Proposed Ottawa Ave (SR15) & Cleveland Ave Improvements: 12-18-18, 6-8 pm

News Release City of Defiance Announces Public Meeting Proposed Ottawa Avenue (SR15) & Cleveland Avenue Improvements DATE: Tuesday, December 18, 2018 TIME: 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m. – Brief Presentation 6:30 p.m. – Public Meeting Open House LOCATION: Defiance Christian Church | 955 Standley Road | Defiance, Ohio 43512 The public is invited…

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Fifty and Still Going Program on 12-6-18 at 7pm

The Fifty and Still Going Program is honoring The Northwesternaires Barbershop Chorus on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at the Stroede Center for the Arts. The program will include a welcome, a proclamation, and a performance by the group featuring four Christmas songs that we all know so well. This event is sponsored in…

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