Village Council will be holding a village-wide Christmas Lighting Contest this month. Residents are encouraged to decorate their buildings for the holiday season. Judging will take place the weekend of December 14th & 15th and a winner will be announced on December 16th at the next Council Meeting.… Read full story
Green Alley between Ohio Avenue and Howard Streets beginning now, Monday, December 2, 2019, through Friday, December 6, 2019, at 6:00 PM to replace a retaining wall. (lh)
606 West Gambier Street between Lewis Street and Adams Street beginning now, Wednesday, November 20, 2019, through Friday, November 22, 2019, at 5:00 PM for sewer line repair.
Emergency traffic will not be able to pass through (lh)
The first round of leaf pick-up is complete. Beginning Monday, November 18, 2019, crews will begin a final complete pass through the city. We emphasize that leaves need to be raked to the curb, but NOT OUT INTO THE STREET. RAKING LEAVES INTO THE STREET RESULTS IN CLOGGING UP STORM SEWERS.… Read full story
Knox Area Transit will be observing Veteran’s Day. Shuttles will not be running on Monday, November 11th.
It is that time of year again – leaves are falling! We strongly encourage residents to mulch their leaves where they fall if at all possible, as the decomposed leaves provide rich nutrients for lawns over the winter. Many residents choose to mulch over raking for this reason and/or the environmental benefits of mulching as opposed to raking (mulching also takes far less effort than raking).… Read full story
Due to the predicted high winds and inclement weather, Trick-or-Treat in the city of Mount Vernon has been postponed until Saturday, November 2, 2019, from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM. (tn)
Prospect Street between Sunset Street and the Alley beginning now, Wednesday, October 30th, 2019, until 12:00 PM for gas line repair by Columbus Gas.
Emergency traffic will not be able to pass through. (lh)
UPDATE: Eastern Star Road is now open
Eastern Star Road between SR 229 and New Gambier Road beginning today, Tuesday, October 22, 2019, at 9:00 AM for berm repair by the street department. End time to be determined.… Read full story
Eastern Star Road between SR 229 and New Gambier Road beginning today, Monday, October 21, 2019, at 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM for berm repair by the street department.
Emergency traffic and school buses will be able to pass through.… Read full story