Announcements

Defiance Splash Park Award!

The Ohio Parks & Recreation Association (OPRA) held their Annual Conference this week and presented Awards of Excellence for 2018. The Defiance Splash Park won third place in Category 2: Capital Improvements Projects – $1.0 – $2.5 million.  Eleven communities statewide submitted projects for Category 2, all larger in population than Defiance.  It was noted…

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Brdige Detour Map

New & Improved Construction and Road Closure Maps The Engineering Division has updated the City Infrastructure Projects page to include easy-to-navigate Google maps for area Construction and Road Closures.  The page also provides information and links relating to all current engineering projects. Clinton Street Bridge Detour Map The City, along with the Defiance Development and…

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Sulfur Spring Locations in Defiance

No, that’s not milk or illicit discharge into the Maumee near the Clinton street bridge.  There are several natural sulfur spring locations in Defiance, including three near the confluence.  Sulfur is naturally occurring and is NOT considered pollution. Sulfur Springs General Info: Sulfur is a mineral naturally occurring near hot springs and volcanic craters. Water…

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Ground Breaking held for Harmon Business Park of Defiance

This is EXCITING news for Defiance, Ohio and Defiance County on economic development! The approximately $4.5 million project will extend Commerce Drive to Domersville Road, as well as develop water and sewer services down the extension for future industries and corporations. The vision is to have $100 million in new developments and 2,000 new jobs…

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OUR Hometown Video

It’s always a good time in Defiance! Watch the video here. 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…

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FREE WEATHERIZATION SERVICES

Available to eligible home owners through (NOCAC) Northwestern Ohio Community Action Commission’s Home Weatherization Assistance Program. FREE WEATHERIZATION SERVICE AVAILABLE Northwestern Ohio Community Action Commission (NOCAC) has funding available to provide Weatherization services at no charge to eligible homeowners OR tenants. Services are provided in the six county areas to include Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Paulding,…

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Event Permits

Event Permits are needed for the City of Defiance if an organization is seeking permission to close a street(s), sidewalk, park, or parking lot for a special event, a parade, or for construction. Please use this form for the event, fill it out, and submit it to the Engineering Division at 631 Perry Street, Defiance,…

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City Received commendation

City received commendation Defiance city director of service Rob Cereghin (left) looks over a commendation received by the municipal government from the Ohio General Assembly with Ohio 82nd House District Rep. Craig Riedel of Defiance (center) and Mayor Mike McCann. The commendation recognizes the city for its Tree City USA designation from the Arbor Day…

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MIGHTY-TIDY INFORMATION

During the summer of 2018 (estimated July), the City of Defiance and Werlor Waste Control will be distributing one FREE OF CHARGE, 95 gallon “Mighty-Tidy” container (the default size) per residence for all residential customers in the City to accommodate the latest technology in automated trash collection. NOTE: If you do not need the largest 95…

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Report a Pothole

  Potholes are created when snow and ice melt as part of seasonal freeze-thaw cycles. Moisture seeps into the pavement, freezes, expands and thaws, creating a gap in the pavement. As vehicles drive over the gap, the pavement weakens leading to a pothole. Please use the “Report a Pothole” link below to notify our Street…

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