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Posted on: June 26, 2022

Solid Waste Collection Delay Planned

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Due to the Independence Day holiday, there will be no solid waste collection on Monday, July 4, 2022. Solid waste collection will be delayed one day for the remainder of the week.

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Posted on: June 26, 2022

Solid Waste Collection Delay Planned

Sidney City Hall Sign

Due to the Independence Day holiday, there will be no solid waste collection on Monday, July 4, 2022. Solid waste collection will be delayed one day for the remainder of the week.

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Posted on: June 24, 2022

City Manager's Newsletter

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The City Manager’s newsletter for June 24, 2022, is available online.

For an archive of City Manager newsletters, click here.

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June 24, 2022 Newsletter General City News
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Ohio Building Update

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During the Monday, June 27, 2022, City Council meeting, City Council will be presented with legislation to authorize the City Manager to enter into a purchase agreement for 113 North Ohio Avenue, commonly known as The Ohio Building, contingent upon the aw...

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General City News
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Ohio Building Update

Sidney City Hall Sign

During the Monday, June 27, 2022, City Council meeting, City Council will be presented with legislation to authorize the City Manager to enter into a purchase agreement for 113 North Ohio Avenue, commonly known as The Ohio Building, contingent upon the aw...

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General City News
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Funding for Remediation of Former Wagner Facility Announced

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On June 17, 2022, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted announced state support for 112 brownfield remediation projects that will help clean up contaminated properties in Ohio to make way for future economic development. Included in those ...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Funding for Remediation of Former Wagner Facility Announced

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On June 17, 2022, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted announced state support for 112 brownfield remediation projects that will help clean up contaminated properties in Ohio to make way for future economic development. Included in those ...

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Posted on: June 22, 2022

False Factory Shooter Call

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Officers were dispatched to 1630 Ferguson Court in Sidney, Ohio for shots being fired at the factory.  Dispatch advised two people were supposed to have been shot in the building and the male shooter was outside the building.

Officers arrived on t...

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Police
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Recycling Audit Reveals Contamination

Door Card showing items able to be recycled in curbside collection program

Starting the week of June 20, 2022, Survey Crews working for the City of Sidney will be inspecting each recycle cart placed at the curb to determine if unacceptable materials are contained in the cart. The OOPS card will indicate what materials or conditi...

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Posted on: June 20, 2022

Recycling Audit Reveals Contamination

Door Card showing items able to be recycled in curbside collection program

Starting the week of June 20, 2022, Survey Crews working for the City of Sidney will be inspecting each recycle cart placed at the curb to determine if unacceptable materials are contained in the cart. The OOPS card will indicate what materials or conditi...

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Posted on: June 5, 2022

Recycling Education and Outreach Program

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The City of Sidney obtained a grant from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to conduct a direct engagement education and outreach campaign for the city’s curbside recycling program. The campaign will run from June 6 – July ...

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Posted on: June 5, 2022

Recycling Education and Outreach Program

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The City of Sidney obtained a grant from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to conduct a direct engagement education and outreach campaign for the city’s curbside recycling program. The campaign will run from June 6 – July ...

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Posted on: May 24, 2022

Municipal Aggregation Participants Protected from Significant Energy Supply Increases

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AES Ohio energy supply customers are going to see significant increases to their energy bills starting this summer. However, many residents in West Central Ohio participating in municipal aggregation programs will be insulated from these soaring energy su...

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Posted on: May 20, 2022

Pursuit on May 20, 2022

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Officer Joseph Kennedy observed a dark colored Honda northbound on I-75 with dark tinted windows and a registration that was not legible.  Officer Kennedy went after the car and when he tried to stop the car the car refused to stop. The Honda got...

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Police
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Structure Fire at 1250 Fourth Avenue

Sidney Fire and Emergency Services

On May 13, 2022 at 1:55 p.m., the Sidney Department of Fire and Emergency Services received a report of a structure fire at the Fourth Avenue Stor- N-Lok located at 1250 Fourth Avenue. 

Upon arrival units had a multiple storage unit building with ...

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Fire
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Auto Crash with Injuries

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On May 10, 2022 at around 9:06 p.m. there was a report of a crash with injuries involving an automobile and a motorized bicycle (moped) at 768 Spruce Ave Sidney, Ohio.

It was learned that a juvenile operating a motorized bicycle (moped) was traveling on Sp...

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Police
Posted on: May 10, 2022

City Electric Aggregation Program Available

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The news recently arrived that AES Ohio (formerly Dayton Power & Light) would be increasing their electric rates $ 0.06 per kWh effective June 1 resulting in the typical residential customer’s rate increasing to $0.109 per kWh, or about $60 ...

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

Neighborhood Beautification Award Nominations Sought

Residential Beautification Award Winner - 224 N. Main Ave.

The outside of your home is important. From the paint you choose to the flowers you plant, it is a reflection of yourself, a way to be creative, and show the rest of the community how beautiful your home can look. Beauty itself is subjective, but it&a...

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

Neighborhood Beautification Award Nominations Sought

Residential Beautification Award Winner - 224 N. Main Ave.

The outside of your home is important. From the paint you choose to the flowers you plant, it is a reflection of yourself, a way to be creative, and show the rest of the community how beautiful your home can look. Beauty itself is subjective, but it&a...

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Posted on: April 25, 2022

Tree Board Announces Tree Sale

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The Sidney Tree Board is excited to announce that the 2022 Tree Sale is underway. The trees selected to be a part of the sale this year include:

  • Alleghany Serviceberry –Copper-red fall foliage. Fragrant white flowers in the spring. 15’ ...
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Posted on: April 25, 2022

Tree Board Announces Tree Sale

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The Sidney Tree Board is excited to announce that the 2022 Tree Sale is underway. The trees selected to be a part of the sale this year include:

  • Alleghany Serviceberry –Copper-red fall foliage. Fragrant white flowers in the spring. 15’ ...
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Posted on: April 18, 2022

2022 City Tree Lottery Announced

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The City of Sidney’s Tree Board will be giving away approximately 40 trees. The lottery trees are limited to being planted in the public right-of-way. Only owners of property located within the corporation limits will be eligible to participate....

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Tree Lottery General City News
Posted on: April 18, 2022

2022 City Tree Lottery Announced

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The City of Sidney’s Tree Board will be giving away approximately 40 trees. The lottery trees are limited to being planted in the public right-of-way. Only owners of property located within the corporation limits will be eligible to participate....

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Tree Lottery General City News
Posted on: April 18, 2022

City Awarded Grant for Mosquito Program

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The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (OEPA) recently announced that the City of Sidney was awarded a 2022 Mosquito Control Grant Award in the amount of $22,000.00. The grant program was developed to help local health departments and governments implem...

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Posted on: April 18, 2022

City Awarded Grant for Mosquito Program

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The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (OEPA) recently announced that the City of Sidney was awarded a 2022 Mosquito Control Grant Award in the amount of $22,000.00. The grant program was developed to help local health departments and governments implem...

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Posted on: April 13, 2022

Drug Disposal Pouches Available at City Hall

Two Deterra Drug Disposal Pouches

The Shelby County Drug Task Force and other community partners are making Deterra® drug disposal pouches available at no cost to residents of Shelby County as part of drug take back and safe disposal efforts. The Deterra® pouches use activated charcoal an...

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Posted on: April 13, 2022

Drug Disposal Pouches Available at City Hall

Two Deterra Drug Disposal Pouches

The Shelby County Drug Task Force and other community partners are making Deterra® drug disposal pouches available at no cost to residents of Shelby County as part of drug take back and safe disposal efforts. The Deterra® pouches use activated charcoal an...

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Posted on: April 11, 2022

Finance Department Earns GFOA Award

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The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to City of Sidney for its annual comprehensive financial report for the fiscal year ended D...

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General City News
Posted on: April 8, 2022

2021 Drinking Water Confidence Report Available

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The City of Sidney, Ohio 2021 Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report is now available online.

A hard copy of the report can be picked up at the following locations:

  • Revenue Collections Office at 201 W. Poplar Street 
  • Service Center at 415 S. Vand...
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Posted on: April 8, 2022

2021 Drinking Water Confidence Report Available

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The City of Sidney, Ohio 2021 Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report is now available online.

A hard copy of the report can be picked up at the following locations:

  • Revenue Collections Office at 201 W. Poplar Street 
  • Service Center at 415 S. Vand...
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Posted on: April 4, 2022

Natural Gas Customers Impacted From Supplier Bankruptcy

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Residents of Sidney, Greenville, Bellefontaine, Bradford, Fort Loramie, Russia, Ansonia, Covington, West Milton and Jeffersonville will begin receiving notice from CenterPoint Energy Ohio (formerly Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio) of a change to ...

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Posted on: March 31, 2022

City in Contention for 1,200 New Jobs

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Earlier this week Governor DeWine formally announced State level incentives, including an Ohio Tax Credit Authority 2.095%, 15-year job creation tax credit, intended to secure a Sidney location for SEMCORP Manufacturing USA LLC. If selected as the final s...

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General City News
Posted on: March 30, 2022

Narcotics Search Warrant Served at Local Residence by Tactical Response Team

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On Wednesday, March 30, 2022, at approximately 8:00 a.m. the Sidney Police Department executed a narcotic’s search warrant at 505 and 505 ½ N Main Avenue. The initial entry and securing of the locations had to be accomplished by utili...

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Police
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Sidney Municipal Court Releases 2021 Annual Report

Head shot of Municipal Court Judge Gary Carter

Sidney Municipal Court Judge Gary Carter recently released the 2021 Annual Report. In the report, he noted the court caseload continues to increase and the workload was starting to return to more typical pre-pandemic levels. In 2021, Sidney Municipal Cour...

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Posted on: March 25, 2022

Armed Robbery Suspect Apprehended

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On Friday, March 25, 2022 at approximately 7:05 a.m. Sidney Patrol Units were dispatched to the 200 block of N. West Avenue in regard to an armed robbery.  Residents at 221 N. West Avenue reported that a male subject dressed in a black hoody and ...

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Police
Posted on: March 18, 2022

City Staff Reviews Cemetery Guidelines

Gravestones and Mausoleum

City staff reminds the general public and visitors to the Graceland Cemetery of the rules and guidelines in place at the cemetery pertaining to the placement and removal of gravesite decorations.  

A general rule of thumb – if the decora...

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Posted on: March 18, 2022

City Staff Reviews Cemetery Guidelines

Gravestones and Mausoleum

City staff reminds the general public and visitors to the Graceland Cemetery of the rules and guidelines in place at the cemetery pertaining to the placement and removal of gravesite decorations.  

A general rule of thumb – if the decora...

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Posted on: March 18, 2022

Downtown Parking Update

Goodwin Parking lot at the northeast corner of Poplar Street and West Avenue

City Council will be considering legislation on March 28 to officially return the Goodwin Lot, located at the northeast corner of Poplar Street and West Avenue, to free public parking. The parking lot was previously reserved for the residents of Canal Pla...

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General City News
Posted on: March 18, 2022

Downtown Parking Update

Goodwin Parking lot at the northeast corner of Poplar Street and West Avenue

City Council will be considering legislation on March 28 to officially return the Goodwin Lot, located at the northeast corner of Poplar Street and West Avenue, to free public parking. The parking lot was previously reserved for the residents of Canal Pla...

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General City News
Posted on: March 14, 2022

Why Does the City Require Curbs and Gutters?

Newly installed curb and gutter along roadway

Soon you will begin to see orange barrels around town and may wonder to yourself what is going on. The answer is, the city is preparing for its annual street resurfacing program and in advance of the pavement work, failing curbs and gutters are identified...

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

Why Does the City Require Curbs and Gutters?

Newly installed curb and gutter along roadway

Soon you will begin to see orange barrels around town and may wonder to yourself what is going on. The answer is, the city is preparing for its annual street resurfacing program and in advance of the pavement work, failing curbs and gutters are identified...

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Posted on: March 8, 2022

Regional Transportation Planning Organization Being Formed

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In late January, City Council authorized a membership with the Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission (MVRPC) with an eye toward becoming a part of newly formed Regional Transportation Planning Organization (RTPO). The new RTPO will be comprised of com...

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Posted on: March 8, 2022

Regional Transportation Planning Organization Being Formed

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In late January, City Council authorized a membership with the Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission (MVRPC) with an eye toward becoming a part of newly formed Regional Transportation Planning Organization (RTPO). The new RTPO will be comprised of com...

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Posted on: March 8, 2022

Regional Transportation Planning Organization Being Formed

Sidney City Hall Sign

In late January, City Council authorized a membership with the Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission (MVRPC) with an eye toward becoming a part of newly formed Regional Transportation Planning Organization (RTPO). The new RTPO will be comprised of com...

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Posted on: March 4, 2022

Sidney Names to Top 100 Micropolitan List

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It was announced earlier this week that Sidney was again named to Site Selection Magazine’s Top 100 Micropolitan List for 2021. This is a very prestigious designation as Sidney was ranked in a tie for 19th on the list compared to thousands of co...

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Posted on: March 3, 2022

City Receives TreeCity USA Growth Award

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Street Superintendent and City Arborist Brian Green was recently notified of the city’s successful Tree City USA Growth Award application for activities in the Planning the Work and Performing the Work categories.

Activities completed in the Plan...

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Posted on: March 2, 2022

State Route 47 Safety Improvement Project

Aerial map showing planned safety improvements to State Route 47 from Fourth Ave to I-75

In early January the SR 47 Safety Improvements Phase IV from Fourth Avenue to I-75 project was awarded to Eagle Bridge Company.

The City of Sidney received safety funding from the Ohio Department of Transportation for safety enhancements for motorized and ...

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Public Works
Posted on: March 2, 2022

State Route 47 Safety Improvement Project

Aerial map showing planned safety improvements to State Route 47 from Fourth Ave to I-75

In early January the SR 47 Safety Improvements Phase IV from Fourth Avenue to I-75 project was awarded to Eagle Bridge Company.

The City of Sidney received safety funding from the Ohio Department of Transportation for safety enhancements for motorized and ...

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Public Works
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Prevent Fires by Properly Discarding Smoking Materials

Chad Hollinger

Our community has recently experienced an increase in residential structure fires. A common cause in several of these events is improperly discarded smoking materials. According to the United States Fire Administration (USFA), data from 2019 indicates tha...

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Fire
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Prevent Fires by Properly Discarding Smoking Materials

Chad Hollinger

Our community has recently experienced an increase in residential structure fires. A common cause in several of these events is improperly discarded smoking materials. According to the United States Fire Administration (USFA), data from 2019 indicates tha...

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Fire
Posted on: February 14, 2022

Structure Fire at 121-123 Shelby Street

Sidney Fire and Emergency Services

At 7:05 p.m. on February 11, 2022, Sidney Department of Fire and Emergency Services crews were dispatched to 121 & 123 Shelby Street for a structure fire.  

On arrival, firefighters found a two-story, two-family residence with heavy fire showi...

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Fire
Posted on: February 11, 2022

City's ARPA Funding Plan

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The city is slated to receive $2,142,054.41 in American Rescue Plan Act (APRA) funds. Senior staff members recently held a very interactive and productive discussion on a suitable way to spend the funds while making the most impact in all areas of the com...

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Posted on: February 11, 2022

Felonious Assault

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On February 10, 2022, at approximately 10:35 p.m. Sidney police officers were dispatched to the Clark Station at 125 W Court Street referencing a vehicle crashing into the building and striking several people. A female that was struck was transported to W...

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Police
Posted on: February 11, 2022

Sidney Police Department Awarded Grant

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The Sidney Police Department will receive a grant of $36,945 to develop, implement, and maintain a new physical fitness standard for applicants to improve the recruitment and retention of female officers.

This funding was made available as a part of the ne...

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Posted on: February 8, 2022

Wolaver Awarded Henry C. Yost Medal of Honor

Lt. Heitman, Josh Wolaver, Sgt. Lorenzo and Deputy Chief Davis pose for a picture with the award

During the February 7, 2022, Council Workshop Mr. Josh Wolaver was awarded the Henry C. Yost Medal of Honor for his efforts during a November 18, 2021, structure fire.

On November 18, 2021, at 1:09 p.m. Sidney Fire Department and Sidney Police Department r...

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Fire
Posted on: February 8, 2022

Wolaver Awarded Henry C. Yost Medal of Honor

Lt. Heitman, Josh Wolaver, Sgt. Lorenzo and Deputy Chief Davis pose for a picture with the award

During the February 7, 2022, Council Workshop Mr. Josh Wolaver was awarded the Henry C. Yost Medal of Honor for his efforts during a November 18, 2021, structure fire.

On November 18, 2021, at 1:09 p.m. Sidney Fire Department and Sidney Police Department r...

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Fire
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Urban Bike Trails Study to Commence

City of Sidney Parks and Recreation - Learn Play Grow

Choice One Engineering will soon be commencing a study, on behalf of the city, to determine the best route to connect downtown Sidney and Tawawa Park to the northern trailhead of the Canal Feeder Trail which is located at the rear of Graceland Cemetery. T...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Urban Bike Trails Study to Commence

City of Sidney Parks and Recreation - Learn Play Grow

Choice One Engineering will soon be commencing a study, on behalf of the city, to determine the best route to connect downtown Sidney and Tawawa Park to the northern trailhead of the Canal Feeder Trail which is located at the rear of Graceland Cemetery. T...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: February 3, 2022

Municipal Court Implements New Systems

Head shot of Municipal Court Judge Gary Carter

The Sidney Municipal Court is now online with Electronic Filing services through the CourtView case management system. This new filing option allows attorneys and self-represented individuals to file new and subsequent filings on Civil and Small Claims ca...

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Posted on: January 31, 2022

1042 Apple Blossom Lane Structure Fire

Sidney Fire and Emergency Services

At 10:24 p.m. on January 29, 2022, the Sidney Department of Fire and Emergency Services was dispatched to a report of a structure fire at 1042 Apple Blossom Lane. Upon arrival, crews had a single family residence with fire showing from the front porch and...

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Fire
Posted on: January 31, 2022

2022 Street Resurfacing Program

Asphalt Roller working on fresh asphalt

The city is again preparing for its annual street paving program. This spring you will notice contractors repairing and replacing curbs and gutters throughout the community in advance of the annual street resurfacing program. Streets that will be resurfac...

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Posted on: January 31, 2022

2022 Street Resurfacing Program

Asphalt Roller working on fresh asphalt

The city is again preparing for its annual street paving program. This spring you will notice contractors repairing and replacing curbs and gutters throughout the community in advance of the annual street resurfacing program. Streets that will be resurfac...

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Additional Info... Public Works
Posted on: January 24, 2022

436 Elm Street Structure Fire

Sidney Fire and Emergency Services

At 11:13 a.m. on January 23, 2022, the Sidney Department of Fire and Emergency Services was dispatched to a report of a structure fire at 436 Elm Street, with a report of two occupants trapped inside.  Upon arrival, crews had a single family resi...

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Fire
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Structure Fire at 636 Wilson Avenue

Sidney Fire and Emergency Services

At 9:40 a.m. on January 15, 2022, the Sidney Department of Fire and Emergency Services was dispatched to a report of a structure fire at 636 Wilson Avenue. Upon arrival, there was smoke showing from roof area. The occupants were outside advising all occup...

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Fire
Posted on: December 30, 2021

Adopt-a-Park Program Continues to Grow

City of Sidney Parks and Recreation - Learn Play Grow

Over the years, the citizens and businesses in Sidney and Shelby County have been very giving to the city’s parks department. Before the coordinated effort of the Adopt-a-Park program, which was established in 2014, many park patrons would pick ...

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Adopt-a-Park-Application-PDF Parks and Recreation
Posted on: December 30, 2021

Adopt-a-Park Program Continues to Grow

City of Sidney Parks and Recreation - Learn Play Grow

Over the years, the citizens and businesses in Sidney and Shelby County have been very giving to the city’s parks department. Before the coordinated effort of the Adopt-a-Park program, which was established in 2014, many park patrons would pick ...

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Adopt-a-Park-Application-PDF Parks and Recreation
Posted on: December 13, 2021

Vehicle Pursuit

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On December 11, 2021, at 6:36 a.m. Sidney police officers initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle on S.R. 47 (Michigan St) at I-75. The driver had a confirmed felony warrant out of Shelby County. The vehicle stopped on the northbound entrance ramp of I-75. ...

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Police
Posted on: December 10, 2021

836 Foraker Structure Fire

Sidney Fire and Emergency Services

At 3:18 a.m. on December 10, 2021, fire crews from the Sidney Department of Fire and Emergency Services were dispatched to a report of a structure fire at 836 Foraker Avenue in Sidney.  Upon arrival, heavy smoke was observed throughout the struct...

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Fire
Posted on: November 29, 2021

933 Oak Avenue Fire

Sidney Fire and Emergency Services

Crews from the Sidney Department of Fire and Emergency Services were dispatched at approximately 5:49 a.m. on November 27, 2021, to a report of an industrial property full of smoke. Sidney police officers were on scene at Mechanical Galv-Plating Corp., 93...

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Fire
Posted on: November 22, 2021

2308 Armstrong Structure Fire

Sidney Fire and Emergency Services

Crews from the Sidney Department of Fire and Emergency Services were dispatched to a structure fire at 2308 Armstrong Avenue, Sidney at 3:23 pm Sunday afternoon. Upon arrival, fire crews found a single-family residence with heavy smoke showing. It was dis...

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Fire
Posted on: November 19, 2021

627 Second Avenue Structure Fire

Sidney Fire and Emergency Services

The Sidney Department of Fire and Emergency Services was dispatched to a structure fire at 627 Second Avenue, Sidney at 1:08 pm Thursday afternoon. Upon arrival, fire crews found a well-involved, wind-driven fire at a single-family, two-story residential ...

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Fire
Posted on: November 16, 2021

Multi-Vehicle Pursuit

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On November 16, 2021, there was a report of a red Audi and a dark colored Jeep driving reckless and brake checking commercial vehicles on I-75 northbound from the area of Piqua.

Officer J. Kennedy and Officer N. Zimmer were on I-75 and observed the vehicle...

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Police
Posted on: November 14, 2021

Homicide Investigation

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On Saturday, November 13 2021, at approximately 9:30 p.m. Sidney Police responded to 2461 Apache Dr., Sidney Ohio in regards to shots fired at the residence. Upon arrival first responders discovered a 21 year old male lying on a bed in a bedroom of the re...

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Police
Posted on: November 9, 2021

City Earns Ohio Auditor of State Award with Distinction

2021 Ohio Auditor of State Award Presentation to Finance Officer DuLaney

Joe Braden, Western Regional Liaison with the Ohio Auditor of State’s office, presented Sidney Finance Officer Renee DuLaney with the Ohio Auditor of State Award with Distinction for the audit of year ended December 31, 2020, during the City Cou...

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