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Miami County Current Construction For the week of November 12th – 18th

Posted on: November 12th, 2018 No Comments

 

 

The following closures are currently in effect for the week of November 12th – 18th:

 

• SR 66 between Ziegler Road and Hardin Road, ROAD CLOSURE October 22nd – November 19th. The official detour is: US 36 to SR 185 to SR 48 to SR 66.
• SR 66 between Ziegler Road and Hardin Road, Lane closures October 8th – December 8th. One lane will remain open in each direction using portable traffic signals.
• Garbry Road between Kienle Road and Centre Court, ROAD CLOSURE September 5th – November 30th. The official detour is: US 36 to County Road 25A to Main Street
• Looney Road between US 36 and Patrizio Place, ROAD CLOSURE September 5th – November 30th. The official detour is: Statler Road to County Road 25A to US 36 to Looney Road.
• Garbry Road between Centre Court and Looney Road, ROAD CLOSURE July 10th – November 30th. The official detour is: Garbry Road to North County Road 25A to US 36 to Looney Road to Garbry Road
• US 36 between Scott Drive and Aerovent Drive, Lane closure April 26th – November 30th. One lane will remain open in each direction.

 

Contact: Mandi Dillon – (937) 497-6820
ODOT closures focus on Interstate, US and State routes. For information on local roads you will need to contact the county, city or township where the road is located. Arrow boards and signs will be in place prior to the work zone to alert motorists of the upcoming closure. All work is weather permitting. Safety is a top priority at ODOT. To help ensure the safety of the construction workers as well as the traveling public, motorists should remain alert, reduce their speed and watch for stopped traffic while passing through the work zone.

 

 

Public Notice – Civil Service Commission Meeting

Posted on: November 8th, 2018 No Comments

The City of Piqua Civil Service Commission will meet on Friday, November 9, at 4:30 p.m. in the Administration Conference Room located on the 2nd floor of Municipal Government Complex, 201 West Water Street. This meeting is for the purpose of discussing the Fire Captain Promotional results.

Miami County Current Construction For the week of November 5th – 11th

Posted on: November 5th, 2018 No Comments

 

 

The following closures are currently in effect for the week of November 5th -11th:

• SR 66 between Ziegler Road and Hardin Road, ROAD CLOSURE October 22nd – November 9th. The official detour is: US 36 to SR 185 to SR 48 to SR 66.

• SR 66 between Ziegler Road and Hardin Road, Lane closures October 8th – December 8th. One lane will remain open in each direction using portable traffic signals.

• Garbry Road between Kienle Road and Centre Court, ROAD CLOSURE September 5th – November 30th. The official detour is: US 36 to County Road 25A to Main Street

• Looney Road between US 36 and Patrizio Place, ROAD CLOSURE September 5th – November 30th. The official detour is: Statler Road to County Road 25A to US 36 to Looney Road.

• Garbry Road between Centre Court and Looney Road, ROAD CLOSURE July 10th – November 30th. The official detour is: Garbry Road to North County Road 25A to US 36 to Looney Road to Garbry Road

• US 36 between Scott Drive and Aerovent Drive, Lane closure April 26th – November 9th. One lane will remain open in each direction.

 

Contact: Mandi Dillon – (937) 497-6820
ODOT closures focus on Interstate, US and State routes. For information on local roads you will need to contact the county, city or township where the road is located. Arrow boards and signs will be in place prior to the work zone to alert motorists of the upcoming closure. All work is weather permitting. Safety is a top priority at ODOT. To help ensure the safety of the construction workers as well as the traveling public, motorists should remain alert, reduce their speed and watch for stopped traffic while passing through the work zone.

Public Hearing Notice – Planning Commission

Posted on: November 2nd, 2018 No Comments

Please be advised that the City of Piqua Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing at the time and location stated below.

TIME:

6:00 PM

DATE:

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

LOCATION:

Commission Chambers – 2nd Floor
Municipal Government Complex
201 W. Water Street

This letter serves to notify persons who may have an interest in an agenda item to be discussed at the above referenced public hearing. A public hearing affords citizens and other parties with standing the opportunity to speak in favor of, or object to, an item submitted for consideration. If you desire to state your opinion concerning this matter and will be unable to attend the public hearing, please submit your statement in writing to this office prior to 5pm on the date of the meeting.

You may view the Board of Zoning Appeals agenda packet in its entirety online at https://piquaoh.org/city-government/boards-and-committees/planning-commission/ or by visiting the Development Office.

Please contact the Development Department at (937) 778-2049 if you have any questions pertaining to this notice.

Christopher W. Schmiesing
City Planner

November 13, 2018 Planning Commission Meeting Agenda

Posted on: November 2nd, 2018 No Comments

PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA
City of Piqua, Ohio
6:00 P.M. – Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Municipal Government Complex
Commission Chambers – 201 W. Water Street

CALL TO ORDER

1. Chair Comments – Opening Remarks

2. Roll Call – Clerk Calls the Roll

OLD BUSINESS

3. Meeting Minutes – October 9, 2018 PC Meeting Minutes

NEW BUSINESS

4. Resolution PC 32-18: A Resolution to consider a request to change the zoning designation of a parcel of land known as 1130 Garbry Road from OS Open Space to B General Business

5. Resolution PC 33-18: A Resolution to amend section 154.025 B General Business District of the City of Piqua Code of Ordinances

 

November 13, 2018 Planning Commission Meeting Agenda Packet

 

 

November 6, 2018 City Commission Meeting Agenda

Posted on: November 2nd, 2018 No Comments

REGULAR PIQUA CITY COMMISSION MEETING
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2018
6:00 PM
COMMISSION CHAMBER – 2nd FLOOR
201 WEST WATER STREET – PIQUA, OHIO 45356

 

CALL TO ORDER

THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

ROLL CALL

ANNOUNCEMENTS

GOVERNMENT ACADEMY GRADUATES
 Leesa Baker
 Melissa Clune
 Thomas Fogt
 Joyce Sarver
 David Scott
 Joshua Sheets
 Michael Sloan
 Mary Tolman
 Christa Wheeler
 Eric White
 Bev Yount
 Holden Yount

REGULAR PIQUA CITY COMMISSION MEETING

CONSENT AGENDA

1. APPROVAL OF MINUTES
Approval of minutes from the October 16, 2018 Regular City Commission Meeting

NEW BUSINESS

2. ORD. NO. 15-18-1st Reading
An Emergency Ordinance amending Chapter 33 of the Piqua Municipal Code Employment Policy

3. RES. NO. R-135-18
A Resolution authorizing a purchase order to Cascade Engineering for the purchase of trash carts

4. RES. NO. R-136-18
A Resolution to levy assessments to pay for the cost of Nuisance Abatements

5. RES. NO. R-137-18
A Resolution amending the contract with SSOE Group for professional consulting and engineering services for the Power System

6. RES. NO. R-138-18
A Moral Obligation to pay Valley Asphalt Corporation for hot mix asphalt for the 2018 Street, Alley and Bike Path Maintenance Program for the Public Works Department

7. RES. NO. R-139-18
A Resolution approving the purchase of Excess Liability Insurance

8. RES. NO. R-140-18
A Resolution approving the purchase of Liability Insurnace for Piqua’s Combustion Turbines

9. RES. NO. R-141-18
A Resolution retaining the service of Enrollment Management Services (EMS) to provide Health Insurance Consulting Services for the City of Piqua

PUBLIC COMMENT
(This is an opportunity for citizens to address the City Commission regarding agenda items, issues, or to provide information. Comments are requested to be limited to five (5) minutes and specific questions should be addressed to the City Manager’s office).

CITY MANAGER’S REPORT

COMMISSIONERS COMMENT

ADJOURN TO EXECUTIVE SESSION

EXECUTIVE SESSION
a. To consider the purchase or sale of property for public purposes

ADJOURNMENT

November 6, 2018 City Commission Meeting Agenda Packet

 

 

Mainstreet Piqua Presents: Holiday Horse Parade in Downtown Piqua

Posted on: October 31st, 2018 No Comments

 

 

The 3rd Annual Downtown Piqua Holiday Horse Parade will be returning on Saturday, November 10 with the parade kicking off at 7 p.m.  The parade will include horse-drawn carriages, hitches and riders, all outfitted with holiday lights, making their way through downtown Piqua.

The parade is being put together by Mainstreet Piqua under the direction of volunteer Tim Hutton. “We have had an amazing response to this event” says Lorna Swisher, director of Mainstreet Piqua. “We will have horse drill teams, numerous carriages and hitches represented.” says Swisher.

The downtown Piqua Holiday Horse parade will begin at Main and Greene Streets and will proceed west on Greene Street to Downing, south on Downing to High, East on High to Main and then North on Main to Greene Street. There will be an announcer’s stand at the intersection of Main and Ash Streets.

In addition to the usual offerings of downtown Piqua restaurants there will be a couple of other food options available during the horse parade.  Dobo’s Delights Bakery will be offering authentic and delicious cabbage rolls with mashed potatoes and hot dogs with homemade buns available for carryout in the bakery at 417 N. Main Street and Cumberland Kettle Corn will be located in the quad next to 311 Draft House.  Cumberland has a couple of different kinds of kettlecorn and popcorn. Chef James with Mulligan’s Pub will be offering hamburgers and hot dogs on the grill next to Mulligan’s.

Portable restroom facilities will be located in the south end of Canal Place and between Readmore’s Hallmark and Glamour on Mane in the 400 block of N. Main Street.

The Downtown Piqua Holiday Horse parade is being sponsored by Tim Hutton’s Prestige Builders, Unity National Bank, Miami County Visitors & Convention Bureau, Alvetro Orthodontics, Premiere Health, Buffalo Wings & Rings, Family Farm and Home, Best One Tire and Service, Asher’s Plumbing, Sunset Drive Thru and Kettering Health Network.

Those wanting to know more about the parade can call Mainstreet Piqua at 773-9355.

 

Miami County Current Construction for the Week of October 29 – November 4, 2018

Posted on: October 30th, 2018 No Comments

The following closures are currently in effect for the week of October 29th – November 4th:

• I-75 south near CR 25 (Troy), Nightly lane closures October 31st – November 2nd between 6 pm and 6 am.One southbound lane will remain open.
• SR 66 between Ziegler Road and Hardin Road, ROAD CLOSURE October 22nd – November 9th. The official detour is: US 36 to SR 185 to SR 48 to SR 66.
• SR 66 between Ziegler Road and Hardin Road, Lane closures October 8th – December 8th. One lane will remain open in each direction using portable traffic signals.
• Garbry Road between Kienle Road and Centre Court, ROAD CLOSURE September 5th – November 30th. The official detour is: US 36 to County Road 25A to Main Street
• Looney Road between US 36 and Patrizio Place, ROAD CLOSURE September 5th – November 30th. The official detour is: Statler Road to County Road 25A to US 36 to Looney Road.
• Garbry Road between Centre Court and Looney Road, ROAD CLOSURE July 10th – November 30th. The official detour is: Garbry Road to North County Road 25A to US 36 to Looney Road to Garbry Road
• US 36 between Scott Drive and Aerovent Drive, Lane closure April 26th – November 9th. One lane will remain open in each direction.

Contact: Mandi Dillon – (937) 497-6820

ODOT closures focus on Interstate, US and State routes. For information on local roads you will need to contact the county, city or township where the road is located. Arrow boards and signs will be in place prior to the work zone to alert motorists of the upcoming closure. All work is weather permitting. Safety is a top priority at ODOT. To help ensure the safety of the construction workers as well as the traveling public, motorists should remain alert, reduce their speed and watch for stopped traffic while passing through the work zone.

 

5K Walk/Run at Echo Hills Golf Course – November 10, 2018

Posted on: October 26th, 2018 No Comments

 

 

Echo Hills G.C. 5K Walk/Run

Join us in celebrating and honoring the 100th Anniversary of Veteran’s Day by attending a 5K Walk/Run on November 10th at 9:00 a.m. at Echo Hills Golf Course. The cost to enter is $25 which includes a t-shirt and all proceeds will be donated to the Wounded Warrior. This event has been able to donate $14,000 to the Wounded Warrior in the last seven years.

Thank you to everyone for the continued support and this could not be possible without the support of the local American Legion and VFW.

Come on out with your family, friends, and veterans! Coffee, water, and fruit will be available to all participants.

 

 

Tree Committee Meeting Cancellation

Posted on: October 26th, 2018 No Comments

 

 

This notice is to inform the public that the Tree Committee meetings for November 6, 2018, and December 4, 2018 were canceled.

The next regularly scheduled meeting will be on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 4:00pm.

Please feel free to contact me with any concerns prior to our next meeting.

Bob Graeser
City of Piqua

 

 

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