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Archive for March, 2019

Good Friday April 19

Wellston City Offices will be closed Friday, April 19, 2019 in observance of Good Friday.  The garbage pickup for Good Friday will be picked up with Monday’s pickup on April 22, 2019.  Please have the garbage out EARLY on Monday morning.  Thanks for your cooperation.

Bill Shumate
Service Director

Spring Cemetery Notice

Winter blankets, all artificial flowers and wreaths should be removed from Ridgewood and Bundy Cemeteries by Monday April 1, 2019.  Please do not put any decorations back on the graves until the week of Memorial Day.

Thanks for your cooperation as the mowing season begins.

Bill Shumate, Safety & Service Director

Old Post Office Cafe

The City of Wellston has completed the initial process to start demolition of the ‘Old Post Office Cafe’. Work will begin at 7AM on Tuesday March 19th, 2019.

We completely understand the history and curiosity of this event, however safety *must* be our number one priority. Please avoid this site. Redirect your normal traffic route to avoid potential falling debris and traffic congestion.

NO PERSON SHALL CROSS THE YELLOW TAPE, TRAFFIC BARRIERS OR CONES. ANYONE VIOLATING THIS ORDER MAY BE SUBJECT TO ARREST.

The demolition site is the responsibility of the construction company. It is also their site to manage. Please flow their orders and direction. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank the public in advance.

Ryan Pelletier, Fire Chief

Pinwheel Planting

April is National Child Abuse Month. The Jackson County Department of Job and Family Services invites you to join us on Tuesday, April 2nd and/or Thursday, April 4th to raise awareness and honor the children in our communities.  Even if you are unable to attend one of these Pinwheel Plantings, we invite you and your organization to show your support by wearing blue on Wednesday, April 10th.

Don’t forget to snap a pic of your teams and share it on social media with the hashtag #OhioWearsBlue.  We look forward to seeing your photos and hope that you will be able to join us.

  • WELLSTON – City Building, April 4th at 11 am
  • JACKSON – Manpower Park, April 2nd at 11 am
  • COALTON – Village Square, April 4th at Noon
  • OAK HILL – Village Square, April 2nd at 12:30 pm