City Offices Schedule
City offices will close on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 in observance of Independence Day and Monday, September 4, 2017 in observance of Labor Day.
Waste collection will be on the normal schedule for Monday, July 3 and run one day behind the regular schedule beginning Independence Day. Waste collection will run one day behind the regular schedule for Labor Day.
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)
City Manager Announces Retirement
Centerville City Manager Gregory B. Horn announced his retirement effective July 5, 2017, marking 25 years with the City.
In addition to being responsible for day-to-day operations, Horn was hired in 1992, soon after the City began plans for what would become The Golf Club at Yankee Trace. Under his leadership, the golf course and club house opened in 1995, and the course expanded to 27 holes in 2003. Consistently named Best Golf Course in the area, Yankee Trace hosted the PGA Tour’s Dayton Open, and the residential area is now home to almost 900 families. Other projects that have developed during his tenure include miles of major road improvements, a new Police facility and new Public Works Center, Kroger Market Place, Miami Valley Hospital South and Cornerstone of Centerville. Click here for the press release. Click here for the press release.
Art Gallery Features Peggy Steinberg’s photography in June
The Centerville Arts Commission is pleased to host a photography exhibit by Peggy Steinberg in the Art Gallery at the Centerville Police Department for June 2017. The Police Headquarters are located at 155 W. Spring Valley Road in Centerville. The exhibit may be viewed anytime, day or night. Click here for the press release. pdf Click here for the press release. (93 KB)
Centerville Community Chorus June 25, 2017 Performance
The Centerville Community Chorus will present their program “Matinee at the Bijou: “Famous Songs from the Movies”, joined by guest artists, on Sunday, June 25, 2017 at 3:00PM. The event will be held and sponsored by the Epiphany Lutheran Church’s Austin Campus, 10551 Sheehan Road in Centerville, Ohio. Admission is free. Donations are gratefully accepted. For complete information, visit the website ccchorus.org . pdf Click here for the flyer. (132 KB)
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
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.
City sponsors community forum on opioid, program video available
As opioid and heroin use and overdoses continue to rise, the City of Centerville coordinated a community forum on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 in the Police Department. A panel discussion included Centerville Police Chief Bruce Robertson; April Anderson, MD, emergency physician at Miami Valley Hospital; Wendie Jackson, CDCA II, Community Outreach Manager and Front Door Program Manager, Cornerstone Project; Jodi Long, LISW-S, LICDC-CS, Director of Treatment and Supportive Services for Montgomery County ADAMHS Board and Charlie Stiegelmeyer, Director of the Tactical Crime Suppression Unit - Investigative Unit.