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A community where people enjoy living and working. Ideally situated with easy access to Ohio’s interstates and rail lines, Willard is in the heart of the midwest manufacturing region. Abundant land and utilities, a solid work ethic, and a progressive local government make Willard the perfect choice for a growing business.
631 S Myrtle Avenue
Willard, OH 44890
Event & Info Line: 419.933.6999
Monday - Friday
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
The compost area is now open by appointment only. Please call the Maintenance Department at 419-933-7531. We can arrange a time to meet you during our normal business hours, Monday through Friday, 7 am to 3 pm. This will be for City residents only. No commercial dumping.
Did you know that the City of Willard has unclaimed funds that may be yours? If you see your name on the Unclaimed Funds List, complete the Claim Form and return it to City of Willard, Unclaimed Funds, PO Box 367, Willard, OH 44890, Attn: Sue Johnson. Instructions can be found here.
FIRST STREET RAILROAD CROSSING
CSX will be improving the railroad crossing on First Street. This will require them to close the crossing for a period of around 2 weeks beginning September 7th. We appreciate your cooperation and patience with all the roadway projects that we having going on.
MAP OF STREETS WE ARE DOING
Precision Paving Inc. is under contract with the City of Willard and is responsible for the resurfacing of the attached streets. The Contractor is tentatively scheduled to begin the project on August 1st. The estimated construction time for this project is 10 weeks.
On street parking in these areas will be prohibited between 6:00 am to 6:00 pm. Cars parked in these areas will be subject to be towed at their owner's expense.
The City is excited about improving our streets and community in the process. We have been utilizing our own City forces more and more to accomplish this by handling concrete work and base repair. This year you will be investing $1.7 million dollars in to our streets. We are hoping to catch up on some ground in the areas of our streets and we will be looking at continuing this focus in the years to come.
With both projects, provisions will be made for emergency vehicles at all times. We realize how inconvenient this is and will do everything possible to expedite this process. Your patience and cooperation during these construction phases are appreciated.
If you have any specific health needs or questions of any kind or any other questions or concerns, please contact us at (419) 935-6555 and we will do our best to accommodate those needs and answer those questions.
TRICK OR TREAT
Trick or Treat in Willard will be held on Monday, October 31st from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm. Costume judging will be at the Park Showmobile beginning at 7:00 p.m. Rain date is Tuesday, November 1st.
In November of 2014, City of Willard voters authorized by majority vote the creations of an Electric Aggregation Program to seek lower electricity rates for eligible residential and business customers. The City of Willard selected Constellation Energy Services, Inc. to supply electricity to the program. If you are a resident or small business owner you were automatically enrolled unless you opted out by May 15, 2015.
If you are having issues with your budget or this in general, please call Constellation Energy Services at (855) 384-9737. The City of Willard has negotiated a competitive price of $0.0709/kWh and you should see that from your first meter read in June of 2015 through June of 2018.