It’s that time of year again when the evenings get cooler, the kids are back in school, and the leaves start turning colors. It also means it’s time for New Bremen Pumpkinfest and Artisan Showcase on Friday, September 27th and Saturday, September 28th! This year, besides putting together a great festival, we will be giving… Read more »
The ‘Pumpkin People’ will be arriving soon! The displays will begin to appear on Friday, September 20th. The annual pumpkin people contest is sponsored by the New Bremen Community Improvement Corporation and Southwest Auglaize County Chamber of Commerce. Community members are encouraged to vote for their favorite pumpkin creation. Voting can be done at any… Read more »
Recently Rob Fleming, aquatics director of the Auglaize-Mercer Family YMCA and Village of New Bremen representative, Amy Speelman were asked for a summary about the 2019 pool season. Despite the cool temperatures at the start of summer, the New Bremen Municipal Pool had a great season. Overall community feedback has been positive. Under new management,… Read more »
Recently, Auglaize County economic development directors were interviewed for a feature article in Business View Magazine. The article discussed the attributes and ongoing initiatives that make Auglaize County an exceptional place to live, visit, and do business. The beauty of our community was well represented in the visual layout. Auglaize County — Great Past, Greater… Read more »
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 »
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.
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 »
The August digital edition of the community newsletter can be found here.
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 »
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.