COFFEE WITH A COP~NOVEMBER 24, 2021

Come join the conversations on November 24, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. All are welcome! Wednesday, November 24, 2021: “Coffee with a Cop”  at the VFW at 8:00 a.m. 201 Clinton Street 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…

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A MESSAGE FROM MAYOR MIKE McCANN

CITIZENS OF DEFIANCE AND SURROUNDING AREAS: In these challenging unprecedented times for all of us personally and professionally, the HELPERS are everywhere. They are the local health department employees, first responders, farmers, mail carriers, grocery store employees, restaurants providing take-out orders, pharmacists, factory workers, all health care workers including hospital and nursing home employees and…

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School Bus Stops

School starts soon! Let’s all refresh school bus rules! With the School Year approaching soon, please be aware of the 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 doubt, stop until the bus continues driving. Failure…

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Patrolman John Williamson Retires

John Williamson Retires After serving the City of Defiance for 29 years, Patrolman John Williamson retired on June 8, 2021. John was with the department from 1992-2021. He served in several capacities while employed with the department including Patrolman, Detective, and School Resource Officer at Defiance High School. John was very active with “Christmas for…

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Swearing-In of Patrolmen

City of Defiance Patrolman Zachary Higgins was sworn into office on June 15, 2021 during a small ceremony by taking a formal oath.                   Two new City of Defiance Patrolmen were sworn into office recently during a small ceremony by taking a formal oath. We congratulate and…

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Kingsbury Pool Opening

Kingsbury Pool will open Monday, June 7, 2021 and the last date will be Sunday August 15, 2021 for the 2021 Summer Season! Hours are Monday through Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. This year there will not be TODDLER TIME in the morning or any SEASON POOL PASSES sold. Admission is $3.00 per…

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ANNUAL STREET INMPROVEMENTS AND RESURFACING PROJECTS

Defiance Community: This year’s annual street improvements and resurfacing project will be starting Wednesday June 9, 2021, and will run thru approximately August 13, 2021, weather permitting. Attached is a map, showing streets highlighted in yellow/red, that will be in the project area. Streets Included are Carpenter Rd, Fales St., Kiser Rd,. Waterford Lane, Newport…

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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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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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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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