Welcome to the Official Web Page for the City of Wellston, Ohio

Closing Early due to weather - Green Country Federal Credit Union

The City Building will be closing at 1 p.m. today for an employee meeting. The Police Department will still be accessible for emergencies. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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In accordance with Ordinance 2021-41, which was adopted by Wellston City Council on September 2, 2021, “All residential property within the City of Wellston owned for rental purposes or occupied by a party other than the owner for a period of more than six months during any single calendar year, shall require a rental dwelling or rooming house permit from the Office of Code Enforcement…”

Click here to view Ordinance No. 2021-41 in its entirety:

Rental Applications are now available online or at the City Building. Property owners may download the form here:

These applications can also be found by visiting the “Forms and Ordinances” tab.


Did you know the city of Wellston offers Hyper-Reach notifications? Hyper-Reach messages are breaking alerts tailored to your street address, including road closures, boil alerts, etc. All landline phones are registered.

All residents should sign up for email, cell-phone, and/or email alerts through Hyper-Reach. Sign up using the link below to begin receiving Hyper-Reach Alerts!


Know Your City Ward

Here’s a map to show boundaries for voting wards.  Each ward has an elected council person, plus there are three “at large” council positions.  All voting in the city of Wellston occurs at the Jackson-Vinton Community Action Building (the old Central School) at 118 South New York Avenue.  Polls are set up in the gymnasium.city wards