EAST PALESTINE, OHIO
CURRENT EVENTS AND
gentle reminder to all residents and business owners, now that the snow
has arrived please keep your sidewalks cleared.
** 660.05 STREET AND SIDEWALK OBSTRUCTION; DAMAGE OR INJURY.
Ice and snow. The owner of every parcel of real estate in the City
abutting upon any sidewalk shall keep the sidewalk abutting his premises
free and clear of snow and ice and shall remove therefrom all snow and
ice accumulated thereon within a reasonable time, which time will
ordinarily not exceed twelve hours after the abatement of any storm
during which the snow and ice may have accumulated.
7th Annual Turkey Trot November 27, 2014. Race begins
and ends at the Park. Non refundable entry fee of $15 by Nov. 20 or $20 if
late or on the morning of the event. Registration is at 8 am and race
begins at 9am. Forms are available at the Municipal Building.
The Annual Christmas Parade will be held Saturday December
6th beginning at 2PM. Anyone wishing to participate can assemble at the
Park at 1PM.
Leaf collection will
begin November 1. Bagged leaves must be manageable in size and set out at the
curb. Leaves will be picked up as manpower is available. Tree
branches/trimmings or grass clippings are not accepted.
Village Council meeting Monday
November 24, 2014 @ 7pm with a Finance Committee meeting prior at 6:15.
VILLAGE COUNCIL MEETINGS ARE HELD THE 2ND AND 4TH MONDAY OF
EVERY MONTH. FOR A COMPLETE LIST OF MEETING DATES CLICK ON "VILLAGE
MEETING SCHEDULE" ON THE MAIN PAGE.
HANDS FOOD MINISTRY
at the First Church of Christ at 20 W. Martin St. in East Palestine.
Distributing food to those in need. The first Monday of every month from
Applications are always accepted from
people who would like to become firefighters, emergency medical technicians or
paramedics in East Palestine. Training (at the Fire Department's expense)
will be provided if necessary. Applications can be obtained from the Fire
Chief. Call 330-426-4341 for additional information.
For information regarding economic
development programs for small businesses and residents through the Ohio State
Treasurer's Office see:
LET'S GO FOR A WALK
The East Palestine Community Trail,
including the Antoni Gaudi Scenic Way, is open year-round for hikers and
walkers. The trail is nearly 3 miles in length. It can be accessed
from City Park or from various parking lots located on State Route 170 and
THE COMMUNITY CENTER IN EAST
Are you planning an informal
reception, shower, reunion, birthday, anniversary, retirement or graduation
party? The Park Community Center is heated and air conditioned and
available for rentals all year. It seats approximately 150-160, has a
kitchen and indoor restrooms. The Center is located just steps from tennis
courts, basketball courts, ball fields, the swimming pool, the Community Trail
and Rainbow Dreamland, East Palestine's large all-wooden playground.
Additional Park photos, information and prices are shown in the "PARK"
section of this web site. Call 330-426-4367, Extension 20, or visit the
Municipal Building to reserve the Center (September to May). Visit
the Park Pool Ticket Office or call 330-426-2301 to make reservations during the
summer. Please note that alcohol is not permitted in our Community
Center or anywhere in the park.
P CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: The Chamber meets monthly in the upstairs
of the Masonic Lodge located at 19 1/2 North Market Street. See the Chamber's
web site ( www.eastpalestinechamber.com
) or call 330-426-2128 for additional Chamber information. Additional
event listings may appear on their site.
ABOUT GARBAGE, JUNK, HIGH GRASS, OR JUNK VEHICLES ARE NOW BEING HANDLED BY
THE POLICE DEPARTMENT. CALL 330-426-4341. DO NOT CALL
9-1-1 OR THE MUNICIPAL BUILDING.
permit applications are available from the Village Municipal
Office at 85 North Market Street from 8 to 4, Monday through Friday.
Completed applications, with non-refundable fee attached, must be returned to
the same office. After receiving your completed application, the City must
conduct a review and inspection prior to start of construction. Building
permits will be issued after the review and inspection are complete.
Apply for your building permit early, as review and property inspection may take
up to three business days. (No inspections will be conducted and no
permits will be approved on weekends or holidays.)
building condemnations and demolitions are being handled by the office of the
City Manager at 330-426-4367, Extension 20
sewer and water department personnel at 330-426-4367, Extension 10 or Extension
11, for plumbing inspections and requests for sewer/water tap-ins.
above procedures were approved by a motion of City Council and are effective as
of June 1, 2009
For information concerning
various children's sports programs in East Palestine (not affiliated with the
programs in the schools) browse the EAST PALESTINE YOUTH SPORTS ASSOCIATION web
site. Click here: www.EPYSASports.com . The school's
athletic schedules and other information can be found at www.epschools.k12.oh.us/.
The local Rotary organization sponsors a children's soccer league in the
TO SEE YOU AT OUR NEXT DOG DAYS EVENT
CRIME WATCH meetings are held on the
3rd Tuesday each month at Bea's Insurance office, 31 N. Market.