WATER MAIN BREAK, REPAIR, & BOIL ADVISORY LIFTED

UPDATE: We promised to update you regarding the boil water advisory. The water test results are in (which took 24 hours to culture) and indicate NO HARMFUL BACTERIA. Therefore, the Boil Water Advisory is cancelled. Thank you for your patience and understanding. CITY OF DEFIANCE ADMINISTRATION DRINKING WATER ADVISORY FOR THE ENTIRE WATER SYSTEM ISSUED…

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BUCHMAN PARK on the Glaize

BUCHMAN PARK on the GLAIZE Randy Buchman, a long-time Defiance history expert, is being honored for his services as city historian for the City of Defiance, history professor Emeritus at Defiance College, and Director of the Andrew L. Tuttle Memorial Museum by having a park named after him. The park will eventually have a Native…

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Andrew L. Tuttle Memorial Museum Re-Opening

Andrew L. Tuttle Memorial Museum Re-Opening Thursday, June 3, 2021 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. MUSEUM HOURS Thursdays from 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. First Sunday of the month from 1:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. By appointment COVID-19 PROTOCOLS Masks will not be required but encouraged for those who are not vaccinated or feel safer…

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Memorial Day Program: Monday, May 31, 2021

Memorial Day Event – Riverside Cemetery, Veterans Section in Defiance, Ohio Rain site: Defiance Community Auditorium  In case you missed it, you can watch it here: MEMORIAL DAY SERVICE RECORDED FROM MAY 31, 2021 Monday, May 31, 2021 at 10:00 a.m.  Prelude of music selections begin at 9:45 a.m. MEMORIAL DAY EVENT PROGRAM 9:45 A.M.: …

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Defiance County Economic Development

Looking for Defiance County property sites to build your business with convenient access to transportation? Check out the various featured site listings from the Defiance County Economic Development website here: https://www.defiancecountyed.com/featured-sites/ The goal of the Defiance County Economic Development Office is to attract new jobs and investment to Defiance County.

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BRONSON PARK NEW PLAYGROUND EQUIPMENT

The City of Defiance has been busy updating all the City Parks over the last few years for families to enjoy. Check out the new playground equipment installed this week at BRONSON PARK. This equipment is geared toward children ages 5-12 due to the unique set-up. This wondrously abstract Smart Play® Tree Tops™ playstructure gives…

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Mayor Mike McCann: Defiance High School’s Defiance News Network (DNN)

Mayor Mike McCann was asked to take part in this Defiance High School’s Defiance News Network (DNN), episode 111. This group is planning to continue the segment, “In My Little Town”, with different people involved with our City in the next year. ⏩In this episode, students are interviewed about their Prom plans, we report on…

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YELP (Youth Engaged Leadership and Philanthropy)

Many hands make work light!  YELP (Youth Engaged Leadership and Philanthropy under Defiance Area Foundation) loves D-town parks! YELP is a kaleidoscope of youth ranging in grades 3-12 that have a heart for servant leadership!  The students brainstorm ideas of how to make our world a better place by learning more about ways to do…

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DHS CADD STUDENTS: PARK/ROUNDABOUT CONCEPTS

Defiance High School Senior CADD students presented their design concepts for the Park/Roundabout Project near the high school. Students gave a PowerPoint Presentation to the Advisory Committee made up of Mayor Mike McCann, City Engineer Melinda Sprow, City Service Director Rob Cereghin, City Planner Niki Warncke, County Engineer Warren Schlatter, and DHS Superintendent Bob Morton….

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Defiance Splash Park opens Saturday, May 1, 2021

The SPLASH PARK will open on Saturday, May 1, 2021 at 9:00 am until dusk. Have a great summer and enjoy this FREE OF CHARGE facility with your family! STRICT GUIDELINES TO FOLLOW: RESPECT:  one another’s wishes on social distancing/masks RESPECT:  the restrooms – be tidy – dispose items properly – restrooms will be cleaned…

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SPRING 2021 Water Main Flushing Schedule

== Public Notice == SPRING 2021 SCHEDULE OF WATER MAIN FLUSHING The Defiance Water Division will be flushing water mains during the Weeks of June 6 and June 13, 2021. Water main flushing is done semi-annually to remove sediment and rust from waterlines, which may cause discoloration in the water. Low water pressure may occur….

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