Kingsbury Pool Opening

Kingsbury Pool located in Kingsbury Park, 103 Auglaize Street, will open Monday, June 6, 2022 and the last date will be Sunday August 14, 2022 for the 2022 Summer Season! Hours are Monday through Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. MORE INFO HERE! Admission is $3.00 per person for the entire day. You can get…

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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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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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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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KELLER LOGISTICS GROUP “Charity Truck” cause for 2020

KELLER LOGISTICS GROUP:  Autism awareness is the “Charity Truck” cause for 2020. Hayden Doehrmann designed a wrap for a brand-new Volvo VNL760 with the nationally recognized symbols created by the Autism Society of America. While traveling across the country, a percentage of this truck’s revenue will be donated to initiatives related to Autism awareness and…

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DROP OFF BOXES

INFORMATION ON DROP OFF BOXES: Pursuant to §1169.10 (D) (8) of the Codified Ordinance of the City of Defiance, drop off boxes at collection facilities for recycling are not permitted within municipal boundaries effective December 1, 2020. Any such container found shall be removed at the expense of the property owner.

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COVID-19: TAKE THIS SERIOUS, FOLKS!

A gentle, but firm reminder to the community from Mayor Mike McCann: We are in this TOGETHER, Defiance! I am asking ALL citizens to take this virus seriously and wear a mask, wash your hands, and watch your distance at all times. #InThisTogetherOhio #DefiStrong #DefianceCountyStrong #MasksOnOhio #StaySafeOhio The Ohio Department of Health has launched a…

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Patrolman John Williamson honored!

City of Defiance twenty-eight year experienced Patrolman John Williamson was not only chosen for the local and district Ohio Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) law enforcement award, but was chosen for the State of Ohio honor as well! The prestigious Ralph Arms/Larry Thall Law Enforcement Award Emergency Service Gold Medal was given to Ptl. Williamson…

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