Latest News in St. Marys

Women's Self-Defense/Shooting Class

The City of St. Marys Police Department and Auglaize County Sheriff's Office is conducting a free women's self-defense and shooting class on October 11, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  The class is designed to instruct women on self protection tactics to help protect them as well as shotgun and handgun training instructed by certified Ohio Peace Officer Instructors.  There is no charge and lunch will be provided. 

Efficiency Smart Launches Light Bulb Recycling Initiative

Incandescent, flood and compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs) can be responsibly recycled through recycling bins located at the Utility Office, compliments of Efficiency Smart.  Recycling prevents light bulbs from breaking when thrown into the trash or when compacted in landfills.  In addition, recycling allows for the reuse of glass, metals and other materials that make up fluorescent lights.  For more information about recycling light bulbs, visit www.efficiencysmart.org.

Ohio EPA Award

Ohio EPA representative, Richard Kroeger presented Dave Sprague, retired Superintendent of Water and Sewer Departments; and current Superintendent Jeff Thompson with a Certificate of Recognition for completing and implementing the Source Water Protection Plan for the City of St. Marys.

 

St. Marys Tailgate for Cancer - September 5 & 6

Mayor McGowen proclaimed September 5, 2014 as "Community T-Shirt Day" in support of the St. Marys Tailgate for Cancer. Attached are documents with information about ordering the t-shirts shown in the picture below and also information about the Tailgate for Cancer Event on September 6, 2014.

 

Ayers Promoted to Fire Chief

Doug Ayers received the highest score on the promotional exam for Fire Chief and was welcomed into the position on August 4th!  Doug and his wife and family live in St. Marys and he has been an employee of the St. Marys Fire Department since 1999.  Doug is pictured below with Mayor Patrick McGowan and Greg Foxhoven, Director of Public Service and Safety and also being sworn in at a Council meeting.  Congratulations Doug!!

Heilers Promoted to Captain/Paramedic

Kevin Heilers will be promoted to Captain/Paramedic with the City of St. Marys Fire Department on August 4th.  Kevin will be celebrating his 13 year service anniversary with the City also in August.  He is a graduate of Memorial High School.  Kevin and his wife and three children reside in St. Marys.  Congratulations Kevin!

Planned Power Outage

There will be a scheduled power outage to perform a circuit upgrade on Thursday, July 24th from 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. in the Market Street to McLain Street area, between Main Street and Wayne Street and South Park Drive. 

New Firefighter/Paramedic

The City of St. Marys Fire Department welcomes its newest member, Firefighter/Paramedic Jacob Berelsman.  Jacob comes to us from Ft. Jennings, Ohio.  Welcome aboard!!

Ball Diamonds Closed

DUE TO WET CONDITIONS, ALL BALL DIAMONDS ARE CLOSED IN ALL PARKS, TUESDAY, JULY 8, 2014.

Ball Diamonds Closed

DUE TO WET FIELD CONDITIONS, DIAMOND #6 AT K.C. GEIGER IS CLOSED TODAY, THURSDAY, JUNE 26, 2014.

Ball Diamonds Closed

DUE TO WET FIELD CONDITIONS, ALL BALL DIAMONDS, EXCEPT #1 AT K.C., ARE CLOSED TODAY, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25, 2014.

City Internet Auction

The City of St. Marys is going to be selling unneeded, obsolete, or unfit municipal property by internet auction through GovDeals.  A variety of items are intended to be sold on the site, such as vehicles, computer items, and other equipment and tools.  Please click on the link below to see the City’s items available for auction.

 

 

Ball Diamonds Closed

DUE TO WET FIELD CONDITIONS, ALL BALL DIAMONDS ARE CLOSED IN THE CITY OF ST. MARYS, FRIDAY, JUNE 20, 2014.

Ball Diamonds Closed

DUE TO WET FIELD CONDITIONS, ALL BALL DIAMONDS ARE CLOSED IN ALL ST. MARYS' PARKS, THURSDAY, JUNE 19, 2014.

Larkin Park Closed

6/11/14:  DUE TO FIELD CONDITIONS, LARKIN PARK DIAMONDS ARE CLOSED AND GAMES HAVE BEEN MOVED TO K.C. GEIGER PARK,
               DIAMONDS 5 AND 6

 

Ball Diamonds Closed

DUE TO WET FIELD CONDITIONS, ALL BALL DIAMONDS IN THE CITY OF ST. MARYS ARE CLOSED WEDNESDAY, JUNE 4, 2014
ALSO CLOSED IS THE ST. MARYS MINIATURE GOLF COURSE.

Employee Appreciation Dinner

The 2014 Employee Appreciation Dinner was held on May 7 at the Friendship Center.  A great meal was had by all.  Service awards were presented to employees with 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, and 35 years of service.  Special recognition was given to Jo Gruber and Dave Sprague who are both retiring this year.  Below are photos from the event. 

Swimming Pool Opens 5/24/14 (Adjusted July 4th hours)

Opening Day is Saturday, May 24, 2014.  

Season Passes can be purchased before opening day from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. May 20 through May 22
at the pool.  (Prices are listed under the Swimming Pool section.)

 

Memorial Day Weekend Hours (Saturday through Monday):  1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

Tuesday, May 27 - Hours:       3:00-7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, May 28 - Hours:  3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, May 29 - Regular Hours will begin (see Swimming Pool.)

Contracts Awarded

The contract for the 2014 Street Program for the City of St. Marys, Ohio, was awarded to P.A.B. Construction of Coldwater, Ohio. 

Ball Diamonds Closed

DUE TO WET FIELD CONDITIONS, ALL BALL DIAMONDS ARE CLOSED TODAY, TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014

Super Energy Heroes Summer Camp

Efficiency Smart will host a FREE “Super Energy Heroes Summer Camp” August 4-8 in St. Marys for students entering grades 4-6.  The week long camp will introduce energy concepts and conservation strategies.  Space is limited!  Register today!  Visit Efficiencysmart.org for more information and to apply.  For questions, call 877-889-3777.  You may also view the flyer below for additional details.
 

Ball Diamonds Closed

DUE TO WET FIELD CONDITIONS, ALL BALL DIAMONDS ARE CLOSED IN THE CITY OF ST. MARYS, MONDAY, APRIL 28, 2014

Ball Diamonds Closed

DUE TO WET FIELD CONDITIONS, ALL BALL DIAMONDS IN THE CITY OF ST. MARYS ARE CLOSED FRIDAY, APRIL 25, 2014.

Household Hazardous Waste Day - Auglaize Co. Residents

Household Hazardous Waste Day - Auglaize Co. Residents - May 10th, 9:00 am -1:00 pm.  See below for details.

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