The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) District 1 will hold a public meeting regarding the reconstruction and widening of Interstate 75 through the city of Findlay and Hancock County. Work on the project will begin this month.
The meeting will be held Monday, March 13, in the main ballroom at the Hilton Garden Inn, 1050 Interstate Drive West, Findlay. A presentation will begin at 5:30 p.m. with time given to questions following.
Bluffton council's streets, alley, lights and sidewalk committee listed anticipated paving projects for 2017 in the village - including projects not completed in 2016 - during the Feb. 27 council meeting.
Projects from 2016 not yet completed total $93,669. Projects on the 2017 schedule are estimated at $268,156.
Projects for both years are itemized in an attachment below.
Posted by Anne Pannabecke... on March 8, 2017 - 12:16pm
Traffic movements onto and across state Route 309 from Napoleon Road near Allen East School will be restricted beginning Friday, March 10.
From 7:30-8:30 a.m., and from 2:30-3:30 p.m. on school days, traffic will be prohibited from turning left from Napoleon Road onto state Route 309, and from crossing state Route 309 from Napoleon Road. The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) will have signs denoting the change in place by noon on March 10.
Rachel Davis, Alice Essinger, Karen Fredritz, Natalie Mueller
Posted by Fred Steiner on March 7, 2017 - 3:51pm
In recognition of Women's History Month in March, the Bluffton Area Chamber of Commerce will provide a panel discussion of Bluffton businesswomen during the Friday, March 10, chamber breakfast.
The breakfast, open to to the public, is in the third floor of the town hall, 154 N. Main St., Bluffton. The Dough Hook will provide the breakfast, served from 7 to 7:30 a.m. The program begins at 7:30 a.m.
Volunteers invited to help out in the July 8 event
Posted by Fred Steiner on March 3, 2017 - 4:26pm
It grows every year.
In 2015, 100 riders participated.
In 2016, it was 150 riders.
This year's goal is 200 riders.
"It" is the third annual Ride to Remember bicycle ride, set for Saturday, July 8, in Bluffton.
Ride to Remember offers three major ride loops and routes from 2 miles all the way to 100 miles. Three rest stops are on the main loop and, depending upon which bike route a rider takes, routes go though Rockport, Pandora, Gilboa, Benton Ridge, Rawson and Mt. Cory.