Junior Fire Academy
The police and fire departments will once again hold the Junior Fire Academy for 4th and 5th graders.  Contact Officer Bob to Register. 
See flyer for more information 
JUNIOR FIRE ACADEMY FLYER
SUMMER YOGA
Next Yoga session will be July 13th at 10 AM at East River Park. Free to all. Bring your mat.  Offered by the Olmsted Falls Parks and Recreation Board.
SUMMER YOGA
Next Yoga session will be July 13th at 10 AM at East River Park. Free to all. Bring your mat.  Offered by the Olmsted Falls Parks and Recreation Board.
Holiday Hours
Due to the 4th of July holiday the City Administration Building will be closed. 
Garbage Pickup
Due to the 4th of July holiday garbage will be picked up on Friday, July 5th. 
Due to the Vietnam Remembrance Event on Saturday, June 29th the splash pad and basketball courts at the Village Green will close at 3:00 PM and will remain closed until Sunday, June 30th.
FINANCE DIRECTOR OPPORTUNITY
The City of Olmsted Falls is seeking a Finance Director. For more information please click links below. 

Position Qualifications
Employment Application
Memorial Day Parade Registration
The Memorial Day Parade will begin at 9:30 AM departing Falls Lenox parking lot heading east down Bagley Road to Columbia Road, north on Columbia Road to the Village Green.  The ceremony will take place at the Village Green Gazebo.

Parade Registration Form
LAND AVAILABILITY
The City is now accepting bids for land located on Bronson and Lincoln.  Click the link below for the bid documents.  All bids are due to the Clerk of Council by 4:00 p.m. on May 9, 2024

BID INFORMATION AND DOCUMENTS
Shredding Event
The annual community shredding event will take place on Saturday, April 27, 2024. The event will take place in the City Administration Building Parking Lot, 26100 Bagley Road, Olmsted Falls, 44138 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Happy Easter
We want to wish all of our residents a Happy Easter.  The City Administration Building will close at 12:00 PM on Friday, March 29th for the holiday.
OHSAA Division I Girls Basketball State Semi-final
Good Luck to the Bulldog Girls Basketball team as they travel to the University of Dayton to compete in the DIVISION 1 OHSAA Final Four on Friday, March 15th
HAPPY NEW YEAR 2024
Happy New Year !!!  The Administration Building will be closed Monday, January 1, 2024
STREET PARKING DURING WINTER MONTHS
With the upcoming winter weather we want to remind all residents that there is no street parking from 2:00 AM until 6:00 AM and when snow exceeds two inches.  Please remember that our snow plow trucks need room to clear our streets. 
OATH OF OFFICE
Join us on Tuesday, January 2, 2024 at 8:00 PM to watch the new council members be sworn into office.
THANKSGIVING
The Administrative offices will be closed on Thursday, November 23rd and Friday, November 24th in observation of the Thanksgiving holiday.
CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING
The Olmsted Falls Park and Recreation Board invites you to the Village Green on December 3rd at 5:00 PM for the annual Christmas Tree Lighting. Come out and enjoy the choir and of course Santa will arrive on the fire truck !!!!!
LEAF PICKUP
Crews are on their 4th trip through town with the leaf vac.  The last day for residents to place leaves out is November 30th and as usual we will make one last pass the following week. 
VETERANS DAY
Veteran's Day is Saturday, November 11th.  Thank you to all those who have served and are serving in all branches of our Armed Forces.  Please remember to thank a veteran.
VETERANS APPRECIATION DAY
Join us on Friday, November 10th for Veterans Appreciation Day Open House.  Lunch will be provided.
JOB OPPORTUNITY - POLICE OFFICER
The City of Olmsted Falls is now taking application for Police Officer (Lateral Transfer) 
For more information and an application please click link below 

LATERAL TRANSFER APPLICATION
HALLOWEEN
The City's Trick-Or-Treat will take place on Tuesday, October 31, 2023 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM
PUBLIC HEARING
Public Meeting - October 16, 2023 at 6:00 PM - 2024 Cuyahoga County Supplemental Grant Program Application
To view the notice and comment form click below
NOTICE - COMMENT FORM
ROAD CONSTRUCTION
Tyndall Falls Concrete program has begun and will continue through the end of August.  
West Road repaving from Lewis Road to railroad tracks starting 7/31/23 to 8/7/23. 

There will be no parking on city streets during these construction periods for those street affected.
National Night Out
National Night Out will take place on Tuesday, August 1, 2023 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM in the City Administration Parking Lot, 26100 Bagley Road.  For more information check out the FLYER
CITIZEN OF THE YEAR
Do you know a local resident whose service and dedication have made a significant contribution to the community?  If so, please submit a nomination for the 2023 Citizen of the Year. All nominations are due by August 31, 2023
Nomination form link
SPLASH PAD AND BASKETBALL COURTS
Please be advised that the city will close the splash pad and the basketball courts on June 24th at 3:00 PM for the City sponsored Vietnam Remembrance Day event.  Both areas will reopen the morning of June 25th.
Junior Fire Academy
This year the City of Olmsted Falls Fire and Police Departments will host a Junior Fire Academy - more information by the end of the week.
Report to the Community
Report to the Community - Spring 2023
CANCELLED
EAST RIVER PLAYGROUND CLOSURE
The playground at East River Park will be closed today (3/6/23) until Summer due to construction to replace the playground equipment. 
County Extends Payment Deadline for Property Tax Bills
HOLIDAY HOURS

The City Administration Building will be closed Monday, January 16, 2023
STREET PARKING DURING WINTER STORMS
With the upcoming winter weather we want to remind all residents that there is no street parking from 2:00 AM until 6:00 AM and when snow exceeds two inches.  Please remember that our snow plow trucks need room to clear our streets. 
Service Department Hiring
The Service Department is hiring a general laborer.  All applications must be received by Noon on January 20, 2023. 

Download complete application 
Happy New Year 2024
Happy New Year.  The City Administration Building will be closed on January 1, 2024.  
TRASH PICKUP DELAY
Trash pickup will be delayed one day due to the holiday.  We will be picked up on Friday, January 6, 2023.  Christmas trees can be placed on the tree lawn anytime. 
In anticipation of the winter storm, the Mayor, Chiefs and Directors will be pro-active in keeping everyone safe by having additional police officers, firefighters, and service workers on duty over the three-day holiday weekend
CIVIL SERVICE - ENTRY LEVEL POLICE OFFICER
The City of Olmsted Falls will begin accepting applications for the position of Entry Level Police Officer on Monday, November 14, 2022.  Deadline to submit applications is December 9, 2022 at 4:00 PM.  

Download Complete Application Here 
veterans day
Thank you to all of the members of the armed forces who have served and are serving our country.  We salute you. 
NOPEC Electric Aggregation Program Information

UPDATE: 08/25/2022 - CLEVELAND.COM ARTICLE 

NOPEC ELECTRIC AGGREGATION PROGRAM INFORMATION
YOGA AT EAST RIVER PARK
Yoga at East River Park will begin on Saturday, August 20th at 10:00 a.m. presented by Circle of Life Yoga.  No registration required.  Bring your own mat and water 
VIETNAM REMEMBRANCE DAY
Join us Sat. June 25th at the Village Green beginning at 5:30 p.m. for the 3rd annual Vietnam Remembrance Day.  After the ceremony walk over to the Covered Bridge for some music and drinks from 6:30 to 10:00 p.m.
SPLASH PAD
THE SPLASH PAD AT THE VILLAGE GREEN IS NOW OPEN FROM 10:00 AM UNTIL 7:00 PM
State of the City
Join us for a presentation on the state of affairs in Olmsted Falls on May 19th from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. at the City Administration Building, 26100 Bagley Road. The event is free and open to residents and businesses.  For planning purposes please register at: www.olmstedchamber.org.
WELCOME NEW COUNCIL MEMBERS

We would like to welcome our two newly appointed Council members. 

Sean Wolanin, Ward II Representative
Scott Saar, Ward IV Representative
TRASH PICKUP DELAY

TRASH UPDATE: Republic Services will be out today and tomorrow picking up trash.   If you notice that they are on your street today but your trash was not put out, they will be back again tomorrow.
Administration Building Reopens
The Administration Building has re-opened to the public.
Car Seat Check & Installation
The Olmsted Falls Fire Department will host a car seat check and installation on Thursday, January 6, 2022 from 2:00 to 5:00 PM. Please contact 440.827.5440 to schedule an appointment. 
100 Safest Small Towns in America
Safewise has ranked Olmsted Falls as the 26th Safest Small Town in America based on 2018 statistics !!!!
Click on Link to read article:
100 Safest Small Towns in America 2020


Press Release - Small Business Administration

Small Business Administration to provide small businesses impacted by Coronavirus up to $2 million in Disaster Assistance Loans. 
Click to view SBA Update - March 20, 2020   
Funding List of Options

Click here to view City of Olmsted Falls Press Release and SBA News Release
TOP 10 SAFEST CITIES

Please click on the link below for the full article.
Safest Cities in Ohio for 2020 
READY NOTIFY
Ready Notify has changed vendors and is now powered by CodeRED.  All users are encouraged to re-register with the new system (CodeRED) to enable the new functionality including targeted weather alerts
CodeRED Registration Link
SWINGS-N-THINGS
Swings-N-Things is offering residents at no charge a "Bulldog Community Card." For details on this unique program please visit www.sntfun.com.  Visit the FAQ's page for a more details as well.  Pick up your "Bulldog Community Card" starting Friday April 19th during normal business hours.
VIETNAM VETERANS WAR MEMORIAL
Mayor Graven's Vietnam Veterans War Memorial Initiative has officially launched! Support the effort to bring a memorial to the Village Green - honoring "those who raised their right hands" by purchasing a car magnet for a $5 minimum donation.
On Tuesday, March 27, 2018, Mayor Graven proclaimed March 29th as Vietnam Veterans Day in Olmsted Falls. Mayor Graven honored resident veterans Richard McMakin, Rick Adler, Larry Risko and Peter Carpenter for their service to our country and presented each of them with a proclamation.


Mayor James Graven and Chief of Police Odis Rogers show bulldog pride!
Mayor James Graven and Chief of Police Odis Rogers wanted to show community pride in our Bulldogs, so all cruisers and police vehicles will be sporting the Bulldog decals!
Mayor Graven and Senator Brown
Mayor Graven spoke with Senator Brown at the Northeast Ohio Mayors and Managers Assocation meeting in Independence of March 19.
Do you know a local resident whose service and dedication have made a significant contribution to the community?  If so, please submit a nomination for the 2023 Citizen of the Year. All nominations are due by August 31, 2023.