City Offices Holiday Schedule
City offices will close on Monday, September 4, 2017 in observance of Labor Day. Waste collection will run one day behind the regular schedule for Labor Day.
Centerville Council names City Manager
Centerville City Council voted unanimously at its July 10 meeting to appoint Wayne Davis as City Manager. Davis will serve as the chief administrative officer for the City and responsible for overall operations including municipal activities, the Police Department, Public Works and The Golf Club at Yankee Trace. Davis brings more than 20 years of public sector finance and government experience to the City. Since 2012, he has served as City Manager in Montgomery, Ohio, where he previously held the assistant city manager and finance director positions. pdf Click here for the press release. (92 KB)
2017 Summer Concert Series Kicks Off June 4
The 2017 Summer Concert Series, presented by the Centerville Arts Commission, kicks off June 4 at the Stubbs Park Amphitheater, 255 W. Spring Valley Road. Concerts begin at 7 p.m., except where otherwise noted. The amphitheater offers lawn seating only, so bring your blanket or chairs. All concerts are free and open to the public, donations are accepted. Concessions are provided courtesy of Centerville Pizza & BBQ. pdf Look for the complete schedule here. (195 KB) pdf Click here for the flyer. (278 KB)
Special thanks to our partner the Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission's "Drive Less Live More" initiative which encourages residents to use alternative transportation such as carpooling, biking, walking, and taking transit to your destination. Reserved seating and parking will be available at the “Drive Less Live More” Concerts for residents that bike or carpool to the June 18, July 9 or August 6 concerts, visit www.centervilleohio.gov/dllm for more information and to register.
Centerville Farmers Market Kicks Off Season May 18
The Centerville Farmers Market is back again in 2017. Beginning May 18, and every Thursday thereafter through October 26, market goers can stop by 892 S. Main Street near the intersection of State Route 48 and Spring Valley Road and purchase fresh, locally grown produce, organic meats, breads and other homemade goodies. Market hours are 2:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. every Thursday, rain or shine. Like last year, the Market will move indoors to the Benham’s Grove Barn on November 16 and December 21 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. just in time for the holidays. pdf Click here for the press release. (129 KB)
Mystery Night Out is August 1, 2017
It’s back! The ever-popular Mystery Night Out, in celebration of National Night Out Against Crime, is set for 5:30–9 p.m. August 1, 2017 at Stubbs Park, 255 W. Spring Valley Road. Coordinated by the Centerville Police Department, participants drive their own vehicles throughout the City to destinations where they will receive and then solve clues along the way. This year's theme "We're Ready, Are You?" is designed to educate participants in emergency preparedness as well as valuable crime prevention tips. So put together your best team of sleuths and join us for a night of fun celebrating National Night Out Against Crime. It is not a race, and all participants must have road-worthy vehicles in working condition. In addition, games, activities, prizes, music and food will be available. Registration information is available by clicking here. pdf Click here for the press release. (705 KB)
The City of Centerville, OH is interested in soliciting proposals from qualified providers of municipal software whose product offering meets or exceeds current City requirements and whose complete product offering provides a robust solution set that will allow the City to continue to leverage this investment well into the future as the needs of the City grow and evolve.
The City of Centerville is requesting proposals to provide all labor, equipment and materials necessary to perform resurfacing operations within the City for the 2017 Bikeway Resurfacing Program – Parts A and B. This is a turn-key project. The work includes the furnishing of all labor, tools, equipment and materials, and performing all the operations in connection with the preparation and resurfacing of bikeways. This also includes post-construction restoration, such as seeding and mulching, as needed.
The City of Centerville is soliciting proposals to provide survey and engineering services for intersection modifications and Right-of-Way acquisitions near the intersection of Loop Road and Alex-Bell Road. Project parameters are listed below. For the base bid, a survey of the intersection of Loop Road and Alex-Bell Road will be conducted for this project. A limited survey on Loop Road will also be conducted. For the alternate bid, engineering plans will be drawn and provided at the direction of the Engineer for the addition of turn lanes and change in pavement markings at the intersection and along Loop Road. Proposals are due by Friday, July 28, 2017 at 2 PM. Proposals may be a maximum of 10 pages. Email submissions will be accepted.
Sealed bids or proposals properly endorsed "2017 Clyo Road Resurfacing Project-Phase II-REBID" will be received by the City of Centerville at the office of the City Manager, City Municipal Building, 100 West Spring Valley Road, Centerville, Ohio 45458, until 11:00 A.M. on Thursday August 3, 2017 and at that time and place publicly opened and read.
Sealed bids or proposals properly endorsed "Yankee Trace Golf Course Artificial Turf Driving Range Upgrade Project" will be received by the City of Centerville at the office of the City Manager, City Municipal Building, 100 West Spring Valley Road, Centerville, Ohio 45458, until 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, August 3, 2017 and at that time and place publicly opened and read.
Mobile Food Vendor Quick Reference Guide and Application
Below is an application to be licensed as a Mobile Food Vendor in the City of Centerville in accordance with Chapter 844 of the Centerville Municipal Code. Any operator of a Mobile Food Vehicle, as defined in the ordinance, must first obtain a license prior to selling ready-made culinary items to the general public either along the public right-of-way or on private property in coordination with a permitted Community Event, Sidewalk Sale, or other similar temporary use. Please call 433-7151 for more information on obtaining a license or for an explanation of how Mobile Food Vendor sales may be conducted in the City.
Quick Reference Guide Mobile Food Vendor Application
Art Gallery Features a painting exhibit by Charles Hoffman
The Centerville Arts Commission is pleased to host a painting exhibit by Charles “Chaz” Hoffman in the Art Gallery at the Centerville Police Department for July 2017. The Police Headquarters are located at 155 W. Spring Valley Road in Centerville. The exhibit may be viewed anytime, day or night.
Chaz Hoffman draws, paints or sculpts every day. Hoffman started his career as a cartoonist before moving on to advertising and management. Now retired, he teaches art at various locations and volunteers at the Golf Club at Yankee Trace. Influenced by the work of impressionists, his art features still life, landscape and portrait. pdf Click here for the press release. (113 KB)
Volunteers Recognized For Service
Municipal volunteers were honored May 11, 2017 at the City of Centerville’s annual Volunteer Salute held at The Golf Club at Yankee Trace. The event recognizes the more than 300 volunteers working in Centerville municipal offices and as members of council-appointed boards and commissions including the Business Task Force, Storm Water Review Committee, Board of Architectural Review, Board of Tax Appeals, Arts Commission, Property Review Commission, Charter Review Commission, Records Commission, City Beautiful Commission, Planning Commission, CRA Housing Committee, Personnel Appeals Board, Sister City Committee, Friends of Benham's Grove Board and Centerville City School District Personnel Appeals Board.