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Posted on: January 17, 2019

No Parking on Certain Streets During Heavy Snow

Heavy snowfall is expected this weekend and the Service Department is prepared to keep Galion roadways safe for drivers. Residents are reminded of the Street Parking Ban on designated streets when snowfall exceeds three inches.

Designated snow streets are:...

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City News
Posted on: January 14, 2019

Free Gun Locks Available


The city has FREE gun locks available to anyone who needs one. They are available in the main lobby of the City Building, 301 Harding Way East, during office hours (Monday through Friday, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm). 

This lock consists of an armored steel...

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City News
Posted on: December 17, 2018

Six Kids Shop with a Cop


The Galion Police Department is helping to make the holiday season brighter for local families. On Dec. 16, six Galion kids got to Shop with a Cop at the Bucyrus Walmart.

Each child was partnered with a police officer and received $200 to spend on themselv...

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City News
Posted on: December 13, 2018

Council Adopts 2019 Budget

The 2019 budget was approved by City Council on Dec. 11. One significant change for the final reading was the recalculated insurance costs. The city will switch providers, resulting in a savings of more than $400,000 next year.

Ord. 2018-80 authorized bidd...

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City News
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Muntis Selected as Service Dept. Head

Andy Muntis

The City of Galion welcomed its newest team member last week. Andy Muntis was selected as Service Department Superintendent.

Muntis oversees two crews: one that handles park and street maintenance and one that handles water and sewer maintenance. Work rang...

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City News
Posted on: November 6, 2018

2019 AMP Scholarships Announced

American Municipal Power has announced two college scholarship opportunities. The Lyle B. Wright Scholarship is available to any student whose household receives electricity through an AMP member community (i.e. Galion Municipal Electric). The Richard H. ...

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City News
Posted on: November 1, 2018

Winter Crisis Program Begins Today

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Ohio Heartland Community Action Commission is announcing the 2018-2019 WINTER CRISIS PROGRAM (WCP).  The Winter Crisis Program (HEAP) is a heating assistance program that may provide a one-time payment toward a utility and/or bulk fuel service fo...

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