Category: New Bremen News

New Bremen News

Village Announcements and News

Here’s what’s new in the village. Don’t forget, you can sign up for our newsletter to receive the latest updates right in your inbox.

Swimming Pool Status

For the 2020 pool season, the Auglaize-Mercer YMCA will again be managing our New Bremen pool. Be sure to follow Auglaize/Mercer Counties Family YMCA webpage for updates to the opening of the pool which is anticipated to open on June 15th.The target date for the opening of the pool is Monday, June 15th.  The Auglaize… Read more »

CANCELLED: Food Truck Vendors for 2020 season

Due to the difficulties presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Village has opted to cancel food trucks for this season. With local businesses not yet fully back to work, there would be a decline in customer turnout. In addition, our local restaurants have suffered with the recent pandemic. The Village will look to re-evaluate a… Read more »

Village Council Meeting — Monday, May 11, 2020

Due to Governor DeWine/Dr. Acton COVID-19 orders to not have more than 10 people gather, the Village Council meetings are conducted virtually using Zoom conferencing. The agenda for May 11th can be found here.  Information to participate can be found below. Topic: Council Meeting 5/11/2020 Time: May 11, 2020 06:30 PM Eastern Time (US and… Read more »

Arbor Day

Typically our community celebrates Arbor Day with a school program, a proclamation by the Village Mayor and the planting of a tree by the sixth grade students. Like many things, alternate methods needed to be considered. In order to continue the honoring of Arbor Day, the Village of New Bremen/New Bremen CIC coordinated a poster… Read more »

ATTN: Homeowners Impacted by COVID-19 Pandemic

The Ohio Department of Health and the Ohio Department of Commerce have issued a FAQ for Homeowners Impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic.  The FAQ can be found here.

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 »