Granville Community Calendar

T J Evans Paving Project

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS REPAVING PROJECT IS SEPARATE AND IN A DIFFERENT LOCATION FROM THE EROSION REPAIR PROJECT.

Beginning Monday July 16 - A section of the TJ Evans Bike Path in Granville will be closed from South Main Street west to Moots Run Rd for paving. The paving project will take 2-3 days to complete.   This project is weather dependent and the schedule subject to change if weather becomes an issue.

*** For your safety, please observe all path closure signs and instructions from work crews.  

Do not cross into closed areas.

Updates will appear on the Licking Park District website, Facebook and the Trail Hotline (740.349.4823).

We will pass along any schedule change information as we receive it.   If you have any questions, please call or email us (740.587.2535 or info@LickingParkDistrict.com).

Thank you for your patience and cooperation as we work to improve your bike paths.

T J Evans Bike Path Closure

Notice from the Licking County Parks Department

July 18 through August 1 - A section of the TJ Evans Bike Path in Granville will be completely closed from the Main St bike path parking lot east of Granville Milling, up to the Granville Rotary Bridge, from July 18 through August 1. The repair is to correct bank erosion and unstable bank conditions.

*** For your safety, please observe all path closure signs and instructions from work crews.  
Do not cross into closed areas.


Updates will appear on the Licking Park District website, Facebook and the Trail Hotline (740.349.4823).
We will pass along more information as we receive it, and let you know if there are any changes. If you have any questions, please call or email us (740.587.2535 or info@LickingParkDistrict.com).

 Thank you for your patience and cooperation as we work to improve your trails.

Notice of Public Hearing July 18, 2018

At its regular meeting on June 20, 2018, the Granville Village Council held over the public hearing until July 18, 2018 at 7:30pm in the Granville Village Council Chambers, 141 East Broadway, for the following:

Ordinance No. 08-2018, An Ordinance to Amend Ordinance No. 15-2018 Providing for Adjustments of the Annual Budget for the Fiscal year 2018 and Revising Sums for Operating Expenses

This ordinance, if approved, would approve appropriations to complete engineering services for various improvements to the water plant

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway

Legislationi Adopted June 20, 2018

The Granville Village Council adopted the following legislation at the June 20, 2018 regular meeting:

                Resolution No. 2018-40, A Resolution to Obtain the Services of Bird & Bull Engineering to Complete the Required Planning and Design/Engineering Services Regarding Four Key Water Plant Improvement Projects

This Resolution allows the Village Manager to hire the Village Engineering Bird & Bull to plan and design as well as send out to bid Village water plant improvement projects.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

Legislation Adopted June 6, 2018

The Granville Village Council adopted the following legislation at the June 6, 2018 regular meeting:

                Resolution No. 2018-38, A Resolution to Authorize the Village Manager to Advertise for bids for the Construction of a New Service Department Complex on Columbus Road

This Resolution allows the Village Manager to seek construction bids for the new service department complex proposed for Columbus Road.   It is estimated that the total project will be just over 16,000 square feet. 

              Resolution No. 2018-39, A Resolution to Obtain the Services of Bird & Bull Engineering as Criteria Engineer for a Design/Build Project to Replace the Water Treatment Plant Control Systems

This Resolution allows the Village Manager to request that the Village Engineer Bird & Bull provide design/build criteria engineering for redoing the water plant control systems.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

Legislation Adopted May 16, 2018

The Granville Village Council adopted the following legislation at the May 16, 2018 regular meeting:

Resolution No. 2018-37, A Resolution to Express Appreciation for      Terry Hopkins

This Resolution celebrates the tenure of Terry Hopkins as Service Department Director, Supervisor, Tree Trimmer and Equipment Operator with the Village of Granville for the past 27 ½ years.  Mr. Hopkins is retiring at the end of May, 2018.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

Notice of Public Hearing May 9, 2018

The Granville Village Council adopted the following legislation at the May 9, 2018 regular meeting:

Ordinance No. 06-2018, An Ordinance to Approve the Development Plan and Preliminary Plat for the Eaton Woods Development Project on Newark-Granville Road

This ordinance approved the development plan with modifications for the entire Eaton Woods project proposed by the Southgate Corporation for a property located along Newark-Granville Road.   The project consists of three medical buildings, retail space, cluster housing, townhomes and single-family homes.  The proposed project is covers 57.5 acres that will include green space and a walking trail.

All legislation is available for review at the Village office during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village office is located at 141 East Broadway.

 

Legislation Adopted May 2, 2018

The Granville Village Council adopted the following legislation at the May 2, 2018 regular meeting:

Resolution No. 2018-33, A Resolution to Appoint a Member to the Union Cemetery Board of Trustees

This resolution (re)appointed Lyn Boone as the community representative to the Union Cemetery Board.  Mrs. Boone’s term on the Board expired on May 31, 2018, with the new term expiring on May 31, 2021.

Resolution No. 2018-34, A Resolution to Declare, with the Granville Township Trustees, that Operation and Maintenance of the Union Cemetery, Under the Provisions of Section 759.27 of the Ohio Revised Code, Shall Continue

This resolution continued the operation of the Old Colony burying Ground as a Union Cemetery for an additional year. 

Resolution No. 2018-35, A Resolution to Appoint a Member to the Granville Arts Commission

This resolution appoints Amanda Love to the Granville Arts Commission to fill the term of Meg Ginther, who resigned April 10, 2018.  Ms. Love’s term is effective until January 31, 2020.   

Resolution No. 2018-36, A Resolution Endorsing the Granville Exempted Village School District’s Academic, Extracurricular and Fiscal Management Policies

This resolution is an endorsement of Granville school district’s high academic standards and achievements, their support of quality extracurricular options for students and their strong financial management policies.

All legislation is available for review at the Village office during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village office is located at 141 East Broadway.

 

Notice of Public Hearing

At its regular meeting on April 18, 2018, the Granville Village Council held over the public hearing until May 9, 2018 at 7:30pm in the Granville Village Council Chambers, 141 East Broadway, for the following:

      Ordinance No. 06-2018, An Ordinance to Approve the Development Plan and Preliminary Plat for the Eaton Woods Development Project on Newark-Granville Road

This ordinance, if approved, would approve the development plan for the entire Eaton Woods project proposed by the Southgate Corporation for a property located along Newark-Granville Road.   The project will consist of three medical buildings, retail space, cluster housing, townhomes and single-family homes.  The proposed project is proposed for 57.5 acres that will include green space and a walking trail.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

Legislation Adopted April 18, 2018

The Granville Village Council adopted the following legislation at the April 18, 2018 regular meeting:

Ordinance No. 07-2018, An Ordinance to Amend Ordinance No. 15-2017 Providing for Adjustments of the Annual Budget  for the Fiscal Year 2018, and Revising Sums of Operating Expenses

This ordinance, if approved, would be a supplemental appropriation to amend the 2018 annual operating budget to account for South Cherry Street storm water line and water line project.

Resolution No. 2018-32, A Resolution to (Re)Appoint Members to the Bryn Du Commission

This resolution reappoints Candi Moore and Joe Hickman as representatives to the Bryn Du Commission as appointees of Granville Township.  Their current terms expire on April 30, 2018.   The Chamber recommended that Candi Moore and Joe Hickman be reappointed as their representatives to the Bryn Du Commission.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

Planning Commission Meeting Notice

The Granville Planning Commission will hear the following applications at its meeting on Monday, April 23, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Village Council Chambers, 141 East Broadway:

NoteThe applications listed under New Business are “open to the public” but are "not public hearings.” The only individuals who are permitted to speak at this hearing are those individuals who are the actual “parties” to the matter. The following persons or their attorneys are considered to be parties: the applicant, the owner of the property that is the subject of the application, the owner of property that is adjacent or contiguous to that property that is the subject of the application, and any other person who claims that a direct, present injury or prejudice will occur to a personal property right if the application is approved or denied.

New Business:

Application #2018-037, submitted by Blanchard Construction, on behalf of Kappa Kappa Gamma, for the property located at 110 North Mulberry Street.  The request is for architectural review and approval of a window replacement on the second story of the residence.  The property is zoned Village Residential District (VRD) and is located within the Architectural Review Overlay District (AROD).

Application #2018-040, submitted by Kessler Sign Company, on behalf of Village Family Dentist, for the property located at 127 South Prospect Street.  The request is for architectural review and approval to replace the existing projecting sign. The property is zoned Village Business District (VBD) and is located within the Architectural Review Overlay District (AROD).

Application #2018-041, submitted by Kelly Prince, on behalf of Doug and Lisa Cholewa, for the property located at 1007 Newark-Granville Road.  The request is for architectural review and approval of an addition to the west side of the residence.  The property is zoned Suburban Residential District-A (SRD-A), and because of its location within the Transportation Corridor Overlay District (TCOD), requires review by the Granville Planning Commission.

Notice of South Main Street Task Force Meeting

The South Main Street/River Road/Weaver Drive Task Force will hold a public meeting on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 6:00pm at the Granville Village Hall, 141 East Broadway.

 

The Village of Granville and Granville Township is interested in studying possible options for the South Main Street/River Road/Weaver Drive area as a result of ODOT construction of a new State Route 37 bridge anticipated in 2020.  

Notice of Semi-Annual Fire Hydrant Flushing

The Village of Granville Water Department will be conducting the semi-annual fire hydrant flushing throughout the Village, the week of April 16 through 20, 2018. Customers may notice a brief temporary change in water quality or brief water pressure fluctuations, but water will remain safe for all domestic uses. Fire hydrant flushing is done to assure that all hydrants are fully operational. If you have questions or concerns, please call the Water Treatment Plant at 587-0165.

Notice of Public Hearing April 18, 2018

At its regular meeting on April 4, 2018, the Granville Village Council held over the public hearing until April 18, 2018 at 7:30pm in the Granville Village Council Chambers, 141 East Broadway, for the following:

Ordinance No. 06-2018, An Ordinance to Approve the Development Plan and Preliminary Plat for the Eaton Woods Development Project on Newark-Granville Road

This ordinance, if approved, would approve the development plan for the entire Eaton Woods project proposed by the Southgate Corporation for a property located along Newark-Granville Road.   The project will consist of three medical buildings, retail space, cluster housing, townhomes and single-family homes.  The proposed project is proposed for 57.5 acres that will include green space and a walking trail.

Ordinance No. 07-2018, An Ordinance to Amend Ordinance No. 15-2017 Providing for Adjustments of the Annual Budget  for the Fiscal Year 2018, and Revising Sums of Operating Expenses

This ordinance, if approved, would be a supplemental appropriation to amend the 2018 annual operating budget to account for South Cherry Street storm water line and water line project.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

 

Notice of South Main Street Task Force Meeting

The South Main Street/River Road/Weaver Drive Task Force will hold a public meeting on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 6:00pm at the Granville Village Hall, 141 East Broadway.

The Village of Granville and Granville Township is interested in studying possible options for the South Main Street/River Road/Weaver Drive area as a result of ODOT construction of a new State Route 37 bridge anticipated in 2020.  

The meeting is open to the public.  For more information, please visit the Village Office between the hours of 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, at 141 East Broadway or call 587-0707.

Notice of Legislation April 4, 2018

The Granville Village Council adopted the following legislation at the April 4, 2018 regular meeting:

Resolution No. 2018-29, A Resolution to Award the Contract for the Replacement of the Cedar Street Waterline to B K Layer, LLC, as per Specifications, and to authorize the Village Manager to Enter into an Agreement Therefor

This resolution awards the contract for the replacement of the Cedar Street waterline.  The bids for the waterline project were received and opened on March 14, 2018.  Following a review, the Village Engineer recommended that the contract be awarded to B K Layer, LLC, which was the lowest and best bidder on the project.  The contract is in the approximate amount of $104,690.

Resolution No. 2018-30, A Resolution Commending and Thanking the South Cherry Valley Road Task Force and Adopting a Policy Statement Regarding Future Development and Zoning of the South Cherry Valley Road Area

This resolution thanks the members of the South Cherry Valley Road Task Force for their service on this ad hoc committee.  Their work was invaluable in helping Council formulate a policy regarding the future development of the area.  The Village will also be amending the zoning for the area in the district to adapt to the changes in the roadway configuration.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

Notice of BZBA Public Hearing April 12, 2018

The Village of Granville Board of Zoning and Building Appeals will hear the following applications at its meeting on Thursday, April 12th, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the Village Council Chambers, 141 East Broadway:

NoteThe applications listed under Old and New Business are “open to the public” but are "not public hearings.” The only individuals who are permitted to speak at this hearing are those individuals who are the actual “parties” to the matter. The following persons or their attorneys are considered to be parties: the applicant, the owner of the property that is the subject of the application, the owner of property that is adjacent or contiguous to that property that is the subject of the application, and any other person who claims that a direct, present injury or prejudice will occur to a personal property right if the application is approved or denied.

New Business:

Application #2018-018, submitted by Ryan Badger of ADR & Associates, on behalf of Karl Schneider of Raccoon Creek Senior Living LLC, for two properties located on Weaver Road (Lot 15, Township 2, Range 13) and the southeast corner of Weaver Road and Columbus Road.  The request is for review and approval of a Conditional Use to operate the properties as an assisted living community.   The property is zoned Village Gateway District (VGD).

The meeting is open to the public.  For more information, please visit the Village Planning Office between the hours of 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, at 141 East Broadway or call 587-0707.         

Planning Commission Meeting Notice April 9, 2018

The Granville Planning Commission will hear the following applications at its meeting on Monday, April 9, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Village Council Chambers, 141 East Broadway:

NoteThe applications listed under New Business are “open to the public” but are "not public hearings.” The only individuals who are permitted to speak at this hearing are those individuals who are the actual “parties” to the matter. The following persons or their attorneys are considered to be parties: the applicant, the owner of the property that is the subject of the application, the owner of property that is adjacent or contiguous to that property that is the subject of the application, and any other person who claims that a direct, present injury or prejudice will occur to a personal property right if the application is approved or denied.

New Business:

Application #2018-028, submitted by Stephanie Lauvray, on behalf of Alternative Hitches, DBA Just Write, for the property located at 221 East Broadway.  The request is for architectural review and approval of a projecting sign to the left of the entrance of the property. The property is zoned Village Business District (VBD) and is located within the Architectural Review Overlay District (AROD).

Application #2018-033, submitted by Art Chonko of Denison University, on behalf of the Granville Inn, for the property located at 314 East Broadway.  The request is for architectural review and approval to replace the existing patio in the front and east side of the property with stamped and stained concrete. The property is zoned Village Business District (VBD) and is located within the Architectural Review Overlay District (AROD).

 

Notice of Public Hearing April 4, 2018

At its regular meeting on March 21, 2018, the Granville Village Council scheduled a public hearing for April 4, 2018 at 7:30pm in the Granville Village Council Chambers, 141 East Broadway, for the following:

Ordinance No. 06-2018, An Ordinance to Approve the Development Plan and Preliminary Plat for the Eaton Woods Development Project on Newark-Granville Road

This ordinance, if approved, would approve the development plan for the entire Eaton Woods project proposed by the Southgate Corporation for a property located along Newark-Granville Road.   The project will consist of three medical buildings, retail space, cluster housing, townhomes and single-family homes.  The project is proposed for 57.5 acres that will include green space and a walking trail.

All legislation is available for review at the Village Offices during regular business hours, which are normally 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Village Offices are located at 141 East Broadway.

South Main Street Task Force Meeting Notice March 15, 2018

The South Main Street/River Road/Weaver Drive Task Force will hold a public meeting on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 6:00pm at the Granville Village Hall, 141 East Broadway.

The Village of Granville and Granville Township is interested in studying possible options for the South Main Street/River Road/Weaver Drive area as a result of ODOT construction of a new State Route 37 bridge anticipated in 2020.   This session will discuss pedestrian access in the area.

The meeting is open to the public.  For more information, please visit the Village Office between the hours of 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, at 141 East Broadway or call 587-0707.

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