MAY 5, 2020 COMMUNITY UPDATE

2020 CENSUS IS IMPORTANT!! A real-life example of why the 2020 Census is important:The federal legislature is currently debating H.R. 6467 which disperses $250,000,000,000 to local governments based on POPULATION. If our residents don’t respond to the 2020 Census, we could loose out on future funding.¬†Please fill out your census here:¬†https://my2020census.gov Our current response rateContinue reading “MAY 5, 2020 COMMUNITY UPDATE”

APRIL 27, 2020 COMMUNITY UPDATE

The Village of Johnstown will follow the guidelines and policies enacted by Governor DeWine and Health Commissioner Acton. At this time, we have not issued any orders pursuant to our Village Emergency Declaration. We do not believe we will have to issue Village-specific policies based on current information.  Today, April 27, 2020, Governor DeWine announcedContinue reading “APRIL 27, 2020 COMMUNITY UPDATE”

March 28, 2020 Community Update

Beginning Wednesday, April 1, US 62 (W. Coshocton Street) will be reduced to one lane. This will last for one month.  The road will be closed begining the first week of May to all traffic (except for home access). The closure will be from Williams Street to the Post Office and last 60 days. TaxContinue reading “March 28, 2020 Community Update”

2.10.2020 Council Recap and Community Update

LEGISLATION FROM FEBRUARY 4, 2020  ORDINANCE 01-2020 was approved. This appropriated unused engineering and inspection fees from 2019.   ORDINANCE 02-2020 was introduced. This legislation is our new annexation policy. Any property that is annexed will be zoned RR-3 which allows agricultural uses as well as residential single family homes as 1 unit per 3 acres.  Continue reading “2.10.2020 Council Recap and Community Update”

2.18.2020 Council Recap and Community Update

LEGISLATION UPDATE ORDINANCE 02-2020 was approved. This legislation is our new annexation policy. Any property that is annexed will be zoned RR-3 which allows agricultural uses as well as residential single family homes as 1 unit per 3 acres.   ORDINANCE 03-2020 was approved. This legislation authorizes salary adjustments for the police department as well asContinue reading “2.18.2020 Council Recap and Community Update”