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Posted on: May 1, 2022

Clean Sweep Event Volunteers Sought

Logo for Clean Sweep of Great Miami River Event

The Clean Sweep is an annual volunteer event focused on removing trash and restoring the health of the Great Miami River. This river cleanup is about much more than picking up trash. It’s a day for communities to demonstrate their desire for cle...

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Additional Info... Public Works
Posted on: April 25, 2022

Tree Board Announces Tree Sale

Tree City USA logo

The Sidney Tree Board is excited to announce that the 2022 Tree Sale is underway. The trees selected to be a part of the sale this year include:

  • Alleghany Serviceberry –Copper-red fall foliage. Fragrant white flowers in the spring. 15’ ...
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Additional Info... General City News
Posted on: April 22, 2022

Gas Line Replacement to Begin in Sidney

Sidney City Hall Sign

Ritter Plumbing and Pipeline Company has been contracted by CenterPoint Energy to install new gas mains and services in the following areas:

  • Wapakoneta Avenue from Russell Road to Bennett Street
  • Brookburn Street at Wapakoneta Avenue
  • Bennett Street from Wapak...
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Additional Info... Public Works
Posted on: April 18, 2022

2022 City Tree Lottery Announced

Tree City USA logo

The City of Sidney’s Tree Board will be giving away approximately 40 trees. The lottery trees are limited to being planted in the public right-of-way. Only owners of property located within the corporation limits will be eligible to participate....

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Posted on: April 18, 2022

City Awarded Grant for Mosquito Program

Sidney City Hall Sign

The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (OEPA) recently announced that the City of Sidney was awarded a 2022 Mosquito Control Grant Award in the amount of $22,000.00. The grant program was developed to help local health departments and governments implem...

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Additional Info... General City News
Posted on: April 8, 2022

2021 Drinking Water Confidence Report Available

Sidney City Hall Sign

The City of Sidney, Ohio 2021 Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report is now available online.

A hard copy of the report can be picked up at the following locations:

  • Revenue Collections Office at 201 W. Poplar Street 
  • Service Center at 415 S. Vand...
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Additional Info... General City News
Posted on: March 2, 2022

State Route 47 Safety Improvement Project

Aerial map showing planned safety improvements to State Route 47 from Fourth Ave to I-75

In early January the SR 47 Safety Improvements Phase IV from Fourth Avenue to I-75 project was awarded to Eagle Bridge Company.

The City of Sidney received safety funding from the Ohio Department of Transportation for safety enhancements for motorized and ...

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Public Works
Posted on: January 31, 2022

2022 Street Resurfacing Program

Asphalt Roller working on fresh asphalt

The city is again preparing for its annual street paving program. This spring you will notice contractors repairing and replacing curbs and gutters throughout the community in advance of the annual street resurfacing program. Streets that will be resurfac...

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Additional Info... Public Works
Posted on: March 8, 2022

Regional Transportation Planning Organization Being Formed

Sidney City Hall Sign

In late January, City Council authorized a membership with the Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission (MVRPC) with an eye toward becoming a part of newly formed Regional Transportation Planning Organization (RTPO). The new RTPO will be comprised of com...

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Additional Info... General City News
Posted on: March 14, 2022

Why Does the City Require Curbs and Gutters?

Newly installed curb and gutter along roadway

Soon you will begin to see orange barrels around town and may wonder to yourself what is going on. The answer is, the city is preparing for its annual street resurfacing program and in advance of the pavement work, failing curbs and gutters are identified...

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Posted on: March 18, 2022

Downtown Parking Update

Goodwin Parking lot at the northeast corner of Poplar Street and West Avenue

City Council will be considering legislation on March 28 to officially return the Goodwin Lot, located at the northeast corner of Poplar Street and West Avenue, to free public parking. The parking lot was previously reserved for the residents of Canal Pla...

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