2022 Calendar

2022 Community Events and City Dates: WELCOME TO DEFIANCE, OHIO!! DISCOVER MORE ABOUT DEFIANCE HERE!! Defiance's Community Events Calendar: CLICK HERE for more information! COMMUNITY INFORMATION: Bike, Hike, Run, Walk, Boat, Canoe, Kayak, and Fish: Maps and Trails in Defiance, Ohio Defiance Development & Visitors Bureau (DDVB): Visit the DDVB for more information Defiance Community Cultural...

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“Leading a Great Place to Live” Podcast with Mayor Mike McCann

LISTEN to the Podcast HERE! “Leading a Great Place to Live” with Mayor of Defiance Mike McCann A Podcast with Garett Mansfield of iHeart Radio, WONW1280 Hear from the people helping to keep our area a great place to live. In this Podcast, Mayor of Defiance Mike McCann visits with Garett Mansfield to discuss developments…

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IT’S SURVEY TIME AGAIN!!!

Help us PLAN the city where you LIVE, WORK, OR PLAY! This is an easy 16 question Click and Send Survey with an option at the end to type in anything else you wish concerning the future of the City of Defiance, Ohio!! HELP US OUT!! Scan the QR Code or Click the Link to...

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FALL 2022 Water Main Flushing Schedule

== Public Notice == FALL 2022 SCHEDULE OF WATER MAIN FLUSHING The Defiance Water Division will be flushing water mains during the Weeks of October 16 and October 23, 2022. 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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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING CHIP HOUSING CONSORTIUM DEFIANCE COUNTY –  PAULDING COUNTY –  CITY OF DEFIANCE PY 2022 COMMUNITY HOUSING IMPACT & PRESERVATION- LEAD ABATEMENT PROGRAM (CHIP-LAP) The Ohio Department of Development’s Office of Community Development is has partnered with the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) to make funds available for the Community Housing Impact…

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COFFEE WITH A COP DATES

Come join the conversations. All are welcome! Thursday, September 22, 2022: “Coffee with a Cop” Kingsbury Place at 8:00 a.m. 245 W. Rosewood Defiance, Ohio Coffee with a Cop brings police officers and the community members they serve together–over coffee–to discuss issues and learn more about each other. Coffee with a Cop events create a relaxed,...

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KNOW THE RULES: TRAFFIC | PEDESTRIAN | CITY

🚗 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. SCHOOL BUS LAWS IN OHIO: The laws in Ohio depends on the number of lanes. Keep an eye out for those yellow school buses, and when in...

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RYAN MACK – NEW ADMINISTRATOR

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Although Ryan Mack has been working for the City since January 2022, he was officially sworn in as Administrator on June 28, 2022 and started his duties on July 1, 2022. Please join us in welcoming Ryan to his new position and support him for continued success to help move Defiance forward with the members…

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Consul General of Japan in Detroit Visits Defiance

The City of Defiance had the opportunity to host the Consul General of Japan in Detroit Yusuke Shindo and his wife Seiko recently. They were given a tour of the City and met with various community members, education leaders, and area businesses to gain a better understanding of the City of Defiance’s cultural, educational, political,…

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INTEGRATED WATERSHED IMPROVEMENT PLAN

IWIP Defiance Plan 2022

We invite you to read the Public Meeting Presentation for the City of Defiance’s Integrated Watershed Improvement Plan.  Read it here: 07.19.22 Public Meeting Presentation on IWIP  Comments are welcomed – see page 32. Integrated Planning is an approach adopted by USEPA that allows for a more holistic view of a community’s obligations, needs and…

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