Stories tagged with: city of zanesville

March 4, 2015 - 2:55pm
1 day 14 hours ago

The rain over the last 24 hours caused more than flooding issues around the area. Even more potholes are now appearing on city streets.

Three crews a day are out and about working very hard to keep up with the demands. We made a visit to City Hall and spoke to Public Service Director, Jay Bennet who gave us an overview of the current problem.

"Much like spring brings flowers and bloom, the thaw with every season here in Ohio brings the blooming of potholes so they are...

February 9, 2015 - 9:16pm
3 weeks 3 days ago

If you were out and about driving Monday afternoon, you may have noticed street crews hard at work.

The purpose was to repair the potholes that have popped up over the winter months. Public service Director Jay Benett gave us an update on the situation at hand.

"As always it is this time of year as we were talking in a community meeting last week. Spring brings blooming of flowers while this time of year brings blooming of potholes. You know, no worse, no better than its...

January 27, 2015 - 5:00pm
5 weeks 2 days ago

The Mayor of Zanesville said he likes what he's doing and wants four more years of it.

Jeff Tilton got the necessary signatures and filed his petition to be on the May 5 ballot, and he said he is ready to run to be re-elected as mayor. Voters selected Tilton four years ago, and he said he hopes they do it again.

"I truly think we've done great things, and one of my campaign slogans from last time is I want to make the city better as I leave, and I hope I get another four...

December 24, 2014 - 7:42am
10 weeks 2 days ago

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December 23, 2014 - 6:46am
10 weeks 3 days ago

 The City of Zanesville wants residents to know trash collection days will change with the upcoming holiday. 

If your trash is picked up on Thursdays be aware that since Christmas falls on a Thursday your trash will be picked up on Friday, December 26. 

Trash collectors will perform double duty that day collecting trash for Thursday and Friday's routes. 

Should you have any questions contact the City of Zanesville's Sanitation department. 

October 27, 2014 - 9:32am
18 weeks 3 days ago

Motorists traveling in downtown Zanesville need to be aware of road work taking place Tuesday.

The City of Zanesville said that Linden Avenue will be closed between the Y-bridge and McIntire Avenue for pavement resurfacing. 

The road will remain closed until Thursday, weather permitting. 

Traffic will be detoured to Blue Avenue and State Street. Officials said you should seek alternate routes.



October 6, 2014 - 8:25am
21 weeks 4 days ago

The City of Zanesville announces that trash and recycling collection will continue as normal during the Columbus Day Holiday.

The city said there should be no disruption in service. Columbus Day is Monday, October 13. 



August 2, 2014 - 3:21pm
30 weeks 5 days ago

Paint, oil and other hazardous material can be hard to get rid of safely and legally. Southeastern Ohio Joint Solid Waste Management District, City of Zanesville and the County Commissioners sponsored the collection day to help with the disposal of the things we can't just throw away.

The collection day took place at the Ohio University-Zane State campus today from 10:00 a.m.. until 2:00 p.m.. The event is bi-annual and cars lined up for the chance to dispose of their waste properly....

July 30, 2014 - 3:08pm
31 weeks 1 day ago

When we think of hazardous waste, things like oil, batteries and rat poison may not immediately pop into our minds...But they can still cause problems if not properly disposed.

That's why the City of Zanesville, Muskingum County Commissioners, and the Southeastern Ohio Joint Solid Waste Management District have partnered up to host a household hazardous waste collection day.

"This is for, like I said, the paints, any old gasolines, and certainly if you have any old mercury...

June 23, 2014 - 8:04am
36 weeks 4 days ago

The City of Zanesville announces there will be no disruption of sanitation service over the Independence Day holiday.

The holiday occurs on Friday of next week. The City says crews will collect refuse and recycling on their normal schedules, and there should be no delay in service.

Those with questions can contact the Street and Sanitations Division of the city at 740-455-0615.

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