Stories tagged with: Ordinance

January 27, 2014 - 10:20pm
30 weeks 4 days ago

Instead of potentially being put on a waiting list like many other cities across the state, where Public Service Director James Sawyer says "demand is high and the supply is low," the city of Zanesville can now get a head start on the process of ordering more salt to keep roads clear.

"We're looking at about maybe 1,800 tons of salt," said Sawyer. "But we have storage for only so much so we have to buy in increments. We can't put it all in one unit that we...

May 28, 2013 - 9:07pm
1 year 13 weeks ago

On Tuesday, Zanesville's City Council introduced an ordinance that if granted by the state, the police department would receive a traffic overtime grant of up to $37,455.51 that will cover 394 overtime hours.

"If approved, we should be able to put hours of overtime out on the streets in 2014, strictly traffic control, we can fill in for some areas or times where the state has requested additional officers. Especially holiday traffic when the traffic volume has greatly increased,...

April 22, 2013 - 9:29pm
1 year 18 weeks ago

Ordinance 13-27 was tabled at Zanesville City Council Monday night after three concerned residents petitioned to speak on the topic.

Residents were concerned about why the land, near the airport, hasn't been maintained and why it's not being used for recreation.

"It's a piece of property that has no actual road frontage. The access to the property has since been transferred to the Muskingum Valley Park District. It abuts Port Authority property that does have road frontage...

March 25, 2013 - 9:33pm
1 year 22 weeks ago

City Council proposed an ordinance to combine about 20-acres of land owned by the City of Zanesville and about eight acres owned by the Port Authority at Monday's City Council Meeting.

"It's had a restriction on it for twenty-three years to be used as a recreational piece of property. The restriction came out in December so we decided with the port authority if we put their small piece of properly with our twenty acres together it will make a prime piece of property for somebody...

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