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Village Announcements and News

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Home Repair financial assistance available through Auglaize County

Auglaize County has funds available for private owner rehabilitation and home repair assistance. Funding amounts are determined by housing needs assessed by the Rehabilitation Specialist at inspection. Auglaize County has been a grant recipient of Housing Impact and Preservation Program (CHIP) funds since 1993 as well as a grant recipient of the Neighborhood Stabilization Program… Read more »

ODH Ohio Government Public Notice

The Ohio Department of Health recently published information reminding Ohio residents that homes built before 1978 could have lead paint that could cause serious health problems. If you meet Medicaid guidelines, you may qualify for FREE home testing and lead paint hazard removal. Contact the Ohio Department of Health via phone at 1-877-532-3723 or website.

Check your trees for bagworms

It has been brought to our attention by residents that bagworms are spreading around town on evergreen trees (pine trees, arborvitaes, etc.). Tending to this problem within the next few weeks (during month of August) is of importance, as the larvae are beginning to mature. Within 4 weeks they will emerge. For more information about… Read more »

Pending council decision: location of future substation

During the next council meeting, to be held on Monday, June 17th, council members will be voting on the location of the planned substation.  Being that the final decision will affect all electric utility users (residential, commercial and industrial), it is important to share the estimated monthly electric rates on both options. A map of… Read more »

VENUE CHANGE: June 14th Summer Concert Series

Due to a scheduling conflict, the Friday, June 14th Summer Concert Series event, Shannon Clark and the Sugar will be moved to Minster Centennial Park. A food truck will still be available.

REMINDER: Use of Tornado Sirens

In light of the recent events of tornado activity earlier this week, we thought it may be helpful to remind New Bremen residents of our protocol for tornado warnings.… (Information regarding tornado sirens is the last option on the list.)

Pool passes are available

New Bremen swimming pool passes are available for purchase at the Auglaize Mercer Family YMCA-South Branch. For hours, rates, and more information visit the pool webpage.  

Disc Golf League @ Bremenfest Park

Looking for some outdoor fun and friendly competition? Consider joining the disc golf league on the Cardinal Disc Golf Course at Bremenfest Park on Monday evenings. Playing each week is not a requirement and all skill levels are welcome! This is a handicapped league, so beginners are on a level playing field with more advanced… Read more »

Follow-Up to May 2nd Planning Commission Meeting

During the recent May 2nd Planning Commission meeting, Mayor Pape commented that supporting information would be provided on the village website addressing the concerns of EMF waves. The following information was provided by Ryan Dolan, Director of Transmission Planning, American Municipal Power, Inc. World Health Organization  — This source provides a detailed explanation about EMF,… Read more »

New Bremen CIC Photo Contest

The photo contest entries are on display at the New Bremen Public Library. Stop by the library to vote for your favorite New Bremen photo. The photo with the most votes will become the New Bremen CIC’s 2019 Christmas card image. The photos will be on display until May 24th.