Announcements

VIRTUAL RIVERFEST 2020 – WIN A KAYAK!

Friday, July, 26 through July 19, 2020 ~ Instead of a get-together for RiverFest this year, we want YOU to get outside and enjoy nature with those closest to you. Show us how you are enjoying our Northwest Ohio nature for a chance to win. Visit Land to Lake to learn how you could WIN a…

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NOCAC Offering Assistance

FROM Northwestern Ohio Community Action Commission (NOCAC): The uncertainty caused by COVID-19 is being felt across our communities. In an effort to help individuals and families in need during the current crisis, assistance with rent, mortgage, or utilities (electric, gas, and water) are available through Northwestern Ohio Community Action Commission (NOCAC). Click on the link…

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Defiance Police Officers Association (DPOA) Booster/Sticker Drive: June 8-July 3

news, announcements, and events LEAF PICK UP SCHEDULE FALL 2020 Water Main Flushing Schedule NIXLE ALERTS AND EVENTS GOES MOBILE! TRICK-or-TREAT 2020 Calendar: Community Events and City Dates HAPPENINGS MAGAZINE – NW OHIO LIVING RESERVOIR TRAIL UPDATE DEFIANCE COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH RISK LEVELS EXPLAINED DEFIANCE PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM BOOKMOBILE HEAT-RELATED ILLNESSES INFORMATION THANK YOU FOR…

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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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City Income Tax Filing Deadline

City of Defiance income tax filing deadline is the same as the State of Ohio, which has officially been moved from April 15, 2020 to July 15, 2020. news, announcements, and events LEAF PICK UP SCHEDULE FALL 2020 Water Main Flushing Schedule NIXLE ALERTS AND EVENTS GOES MOBILE! TRICK-or-TREAT 2020 Calendar: Community Events and City…

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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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MENTAL HEALTH IS IMPORTANT

Please share this with someone who has been experiencing troubling sadness, anxiety, or fear during COVID-19. #InThisTogetherDefiance #InThisTogetherOhio news, announcements, and events LEAF PICK UP SCHEDULE FALL 2020 Water Main Flushing Schedule NIXLE ALERTS AND EVENTS GOES MOBILE! TRICK-or-TREAT 2020 Calendar: Community Events and City Dates HAPPENINGS MAGAZINE – NW OHIO LIVING RESERVOIR TRAIL UPDATE…

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