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January 17, 2021

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Here's January's council-related meetings

Village of Bluffton announces the followin meetings in January.  All meetings will be held via Zoom.

• Parks and Recreation Committee – Tuesday, 1/19 at 7 p.m.
• Planning Commission - Wednesday, 1/20 at 4 p.m., third floor of  Town Hall
• Council Meeting – Monday, 1/25 at 7 p.m.


Vaccines to 80 and older start next week

In coordination with the state roll out of COVID-19 vaccine, several area health care providers will begin administering vaccine to those age 80 and older starting next week, by appointment only.  

Allen County Public Health will maintain a list on their website and update it as providers are identified in the county. Click here for the website.

Icon invites updates to Civic Organizations listing

With a new year the Icon asks persons connected with local organizations to provide updates to their free Civic Organization listing.

Send updates to: info@blufftonicon.com

We also invite organizations not listed to provide the following:
• Name of organization
• Contact person
• Phone number
• Facebook and or website link

2021 is a major local election year in Bluffton

4 council seats, 3 school board seats, 2 township trustee seat on the ballot

This is a major election year in Bluffton.

Four council seats, three school board seats and two township trustee seats will be on the Nov. 2 general election ballot. Winners of those races will have 4-year terms beginning Jan. 1, 2022.

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State of Ohio releases Phase 1B timeline for vaccinations

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted provided the following updates on Ohio's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. 


Governor DeWine reemphasized the vaccine distribution timeline for Phase 1B of Ohio's vaccination program, which is set to begin next week with those ages 80 and older.