Partial Road Closure
East Side Poplar Street at Harper Street
Wednesday, July 8, 7:00 am through Friday, July 10, 4:00 pm
The City of Nelsonville announces that the east side of Poplar Street at Harper Street will be closed at 7:00 AM Wednesday, July 8, 2020 until 4:00 PM Friday, July 10, 2020. Poplar Street will only be closed on the east side of the intersection and all houses east of Harper Street will still be accessible heading west bound from Second Street. The roadway is being closed for an emergency storm sewer repair.
Please use an alternate route.
City of Nelsonville Yard Sale Guidelines
The City of Nelsonville Code Enforcement Office wants to make the residents of Nelsonville aware that there is a city ordinance that outlines the rules for yard and or garage sales in the City of Nelsonville. We have listed those rules below.
- Four (4) sales per year
- No more than three (3) days in duration
- Sales can start as early as 8:00 am and run during daylight hours only
- Signs advertising the sale can be erected on the premises or on the public right-of-way adjacent to the property
- Signs can not be posted off-site on utility poles, public utilities such as traffic control panels, or on private property except with the permission of the property owner
- Signs need to be removed after twenty-four (24) hours at end of sale.
- Sale merchandise is limited to household and personal items and shall not include separately obtained or purchased items or merchandise where the sale of such items would constitute a business activity or otherwise constitute a business use required to be located in a commercial or industrial zoning district
Please contact Becky Barber, Code Enforcement Officer, if you have any
questions or concerns.
(740) 753-1314 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Aquatic Center Opening Tuesday, July 7
The City of Nelsonville announces that the city’s aquatic center will open for the 2020 season on Tuesday, July 7, 2020. The aquatic center will be operating under modified rules and rates due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. The COVID-19 aquatics center rules and general information are available on our Aquatic Center Informational Page and via the links at the bottom of this announcement.
The pool will have a maximum occupancy of 125 persons with two swim sessions daily. Session one, 11:00 AM to 2:30 PM and session two, 3:00 PM to 6:30 PM. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Admission for ages 0-2 is free. Admission for ages 3 and above is $4.00 for Nelsonville residents and $5.00 for out of towners.
We apologize for any inconvenience these restrictions may cause but they are necessary for the safety for everyone. Thank you for your patience and cooperation.
Kontner Street, from Mill Street to East Franklin Street
The City of Nelsonville announces that Kontner Street will have no on street parking permitted from Mill Street to East Franklin Street, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 through Friday, July 17, 2020. The parking restrictions will weekdays from 7:00AM until 6:00PM. The parking restrictions are for an R&R Pipeline gas line repair project, weather permitting.
Please avoid this area.
Harper Street at Poplar Street
The City of Nelsonville announces that Harper Street at Poplar Street has been closed until Tuesday, July 7, 2020. The roadway has been closed for a storm sewer repair.
Please use an alternate route.
City Council Seeks Interest in Open Seats
Accepting Letters of Interest Through July 10
Nelsonville City Council is accepting letters of interest from those who would like to serve on City Council. Interest in serving on the open seats may be submitted to either email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org through July 10, 2020.
City Appoints Scott Finch Interim Police Chief
The City of Nelsonville welcomes Scott Fitch as the interim Police Chief for Nelsonville. City council held a special meeting on Monday, June 27, 2019 to discuss Fitch’s appointment in executive session.
When Council returned to regular session they voted to appoint Fitch as the interim Police Chief until a permanent Police Chief can be appointed. Fitch was sworn in at the meeting by City Council President, Tony Dunfee before City Council adjourned the special meeting.