2020 Calendar: Community Events and City Dates

2020 Community Events __________________________________________________________ See the latest updates on Defiance’s Community Calendar: visitdefianceohio.com/events/ FOR MORE DETAILS ON EVENTS: Defiance Development & Visitors Bureau (DDVB): Visit the DDVB for more information Defiance Community Cultural Council (DCCC): Visit the DCCC for more information Defiance Area Chamber of Commerce: Chamber of Commerce Event Calendar 2020 City Dates:__________________________________________________________________ JUNE…

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Defiance Splash Park opens June 1, 2020

After several conversations with the Defiance County Health Department Staff ~ Jamie Gerken and Brian Hile ~ the City received the FINAL OK to OPEN the SPLASH PARK on Monday, June 1 at 9:00 am and close as 9:00 pm MANY THANK YOU’s: 1. The Community for your patience, support, and understanding throughout the COVID-19…

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WERLOR SERVICE UPDATE

5-29-2020: Werlor Waste Control will resume bulk pick-up and curbside recycling on Monday, June 1, 2020.  BULK PICK-UP SCHEDULE FOUND HERE: https://cityofdefiance.com/wp-content/uploads/P42187-Werlor-Recyclling-Collection-Program.pdf GARBAGE AND RECYCLING COLLECTION PROGRAM INFORMATION FOUND HERE: https://cityofdefiance.com/divisions/utilities/   3-27-2020: FROM MAYOR MIKE McCANN: At this time, WERLOR WASTE CONTROL, INC. will ONLY have Mighty Tidy trash container service. There is no recycling…

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A VIRTUAL Memorial Day Program: Monday, May 25, 2020

VIRTUAL Memorial Day Event – Streaming LIVE from St. Paul Lutheran Church in Defiance, Ohio Monday, May 25, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. Prelude of music selections begin at 9:45 a.m. (please do not show up in person, due to COVID-19 restrictions) There are TWO options to WATCH the VIRTUAL event from your home.  Both of…

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AIR GUARD 180TH FIGHTER WING FLYBY SALUTE OHIO

The Air Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, a unit of the Ohio Air National Guard stationed at Toledo Ohio Air National Guard Base, is scheduled to conduct flybys over of Northwest Ohio communities, including Defiance, on Wednesday, May 6 from 1:45 to 2:15 pm, supporting front-line workers and essential personnel in the fight against COVID-19 and…

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SPRING 2020 Water Main Flushing Schedule

Semi-Annual SCHEDULE FOR SPRING 2020 WATER MAIN FLUSHING The Defiance Water Division will be flushing water mains during the Weeks of May 31 and June 7, 2020. 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.  Any problems or…

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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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COMPOST SITE OPENS APRIL 14 at noon

The Compost Site opens on Tuesday, April 14 at noon and will resume regular business hours. Citizens are asked to empty their own yard waste. It will be supervised, but City employees will follow Governor DeWine’s social distancing guidelines and will not be able to assist at this time. HOURS OF OPERATION Tuesday and Thursday:…

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COVID-19 Job Search Resource

April 2, 2020 COVID-19 Job Search Resource Today, Lt. Governor Husted announced that the Governor’s Office of Workforce Transformation has developed a website specifically geared toward matching essential businesses with Ohioans who are able and willing to work as an essential employee during the COVID-19 crisis. Both essential businesses and current job seekers can visit…

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