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Village Announcements and News

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Ohio EPA Advises Against Flushing Wipes

As some Ohioans search for alternatives to toilet paper, Ohio EPA is advising people not to flush any product other than toilet paper to avoid clogging sewers and septic systems. Flushing products other than toilet paper is generally a bad idea. Cleaning wipes, tissues, and paper towels will eventually clog public sewers and home septic… Read more »

Road Widening Project: SR274/White Mountain Drive

For the past year, the Village has been working with ODOT and Choice One Engineering to address the widening of SR 274 at White Mountain Drive (the entrance of Bunker Hill Industrial Park). Due to the expansion of Crown Equipment Corporation’s Plant #4, and anticipated increase in truck traffic, the village was eligible for funding… Read more »

Community Scavenger Hunt

The New Bremen CIC partnered with the New Bremen Historic Association to create a fun community activity, a scavenger hunt. The route is 1.1 miles, starting at the New Bremen Historic Association-Pape House at 236 N. Main Street, ending at the Auglaize County Board of Developmental Disabilities, located at 20 E. First Street. The scavenger… Read more »

Utility Office Update

Due to COVID-19, we ask that those who typically bring their payment to the office use the night drop (located before the drive-up window) until further notice. If you should need trash tags, please contact our office at 419-629-2447. We will let you know the amount due for your tags, then you can place your… Read more »

Utility Assistance Programs Extended

Information from Lt. Governor Jon Husted: The Ohio Development Services Agency has secured approval from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to extend the Winter Crisis Program from March 31, 2020, to May 1, 2020, and to extend the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) from March 31, 2020, to June 1, 2020…. Read more »

Local Income Tax Filing Date Extended

The 133rd General Assembly of 2019-2020 enacted House Bill 565 to extend the filing and payment dates for state, municipal, and school district income taxes by the same period as any federal income tax extension granted in response to the COVID-19 disease outbreak.  This includes local taxes for the Village of New Bremen (municipal taxes)…. Read more »

Feral Cat TNR Program

Spring is just around the corner and LOVE is in the air! Please spay and neuter your animals! If you have feral cats in your New Bremen neighborhood, the Village and other local funding sources support the TNR (Trap, Neuter, Release) program for feral (undomesticated) felines in the community of New Bremen. If you have… Read more »

MEMO: From the Village Administrator

The first half of 2020 will be a busy time in our community. Current construction projects underway include: Substation construction Traffic Signal upgrade @ SR274/SR66 – in preparation of this work the community sign at the corner of SR274 & SR66 was removed. Any future plans for the sign will be determined by local community… Read more »

*NOW* Accepting Applications

The Village of New Bremen is accepting applications for the 2020 season. The Village is looking to fill positions in the Public Works department. Positions are for: (May-August)-Park and grounds maintenance, shelter houses, landscaping (March-November)-Same as above and assistance in other duties prior to and after the summer season. More detailed information is available upon… Read more »