The 9th Annual 922 Day will be held at McCluskey Park in Dennison on Friday, September 22, 2017 at 5:30 - 8 pm. The theme of the event is "Calling all Superheros, What's your Super Power?" we have invited groups who engage kids to discover their skills and passions. Feel free to wear your favorite Superhero costume. We also ask that you bring canned food to donate to the 922 Day Canned Food Drive for the Twin City Food Pantry.
The exhibitors of the event include Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Claymont Library, Dennison Police and Fire, Uhrichsville Fire, Girl Scouts, Meese's Martial Arts, Safe Kids Coalition, Twin City Kids Coalition, Twin City Rocks and the YMCA. The Parade lines up at 5 pm at the Claymont Intermediate School on 3rd St., you do not need to register to participate. Parade kicks off at 5:15 and goes up 3rd St. to North Street and ends at the Stadium.
Dennison Mayor Jeff Dryden will open the event. That will be followed by a performance by the Mustang Youth Cheerleaders. Events in the park open immediately following in McCluskey Park. Food include Hot Dogs cooked by the Dennison Auxillary Firemen, Kettle corn and bottled water and Ice Cream cups. There will be lots of games and activities for the kids including face painting, mini train rides, a Cake Walk and music from Juke Box Entertainment.
This is a free event sponsored by the Village of Dennison and Community Donors. It's going to be a lot of fun, please join us.
Dennison Fire is currently collecting school supplies for Claymont Schooos and Immaculate Conception elementary in Dennison. The schools can use the supplies as needed throughout the year. We are having a Collection Day on August 19 from 10 am to 12 noon. Donations can be dropped off any tim at the fire station. We greatly appreciate everyone's support and donations!
Advertisement for Bids for Sale of Real Estate
The Village of Dennison, Ohio is offering certain parcels of vacant real estate for sale to the highest bidder, with the Village retaining the right to reject any and all bids. The parcels are located at; (1) 520 N. 2nd Street; (2) 110 S. 6th Street; (3) 808 Grant; and (4) 118 Jewett Avenue. There is a $1,000 minimum bid on all parcels. All parcels are offered "As Is" and the Village makes no warranties concerning the condition of the parcels.
Bidders are encouraged to inspect the properties prior to bidding. Bids shall be submitted via sealed envelope, which shall be marked on the outside, "Real Estate Bid." Bids shall be hand-delivered to Village Hall, 302 Grant Street, Dennison, on or before August 17, 2017 at 4 PM. Bids will be opened and read aloud at the August 17, 2017 Dennison Council meeting, at 7:00 PM.
The Council of the Village of Dennison will be accepting the resignation of Councilwoman Susan Edwards, effective May 31, 2017. She cited her move out of the Village as the reason for resigning. We wish her the best and thank her for her service to the Village.
Mrs. Edward's term expires December 31, 2019. Any resident interested in serving in the vacant council seat should write a letter of interest to the Village Council at 302 Grant Street, Dennison, OH by June 9, 2017 at 2:00 pm.
2017 STREET SWEEPING DATES
Tuesday, April 4 – Downtown and North end
Wednesday, April 5 – South side and Park area
Tuesday, June 13 – Downtown and North end
Wednesday, June 14 – South side and Park area
Tuesday, August 8 – Downtown and North end
Wednesday, August 9 – South side and Park area
Tuesday, November 14 – Downtown and North end
Wednesday, November 15 – South Side and Park area