Stories tagged with: city of zanesville

January 27, 2015 - 6:00pm
27 weeks 10 hours 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 - 8:42am
31 weeks 6 days ago

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Suspicious Death Investigation

PERRY COUNTY, OH. (WHIZ) - The Perry County Sheriffs Office is investigating a suspicious death. Investigators said deputies and agents from the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation were at a home at 66 East Lake Street in Roseville Tuesday.

Secret Santa Theft

CAMBRIDGE, OH. (WHIZ) - The Cambridge Police Department said two residents attempted to steal a...

December 23, 2014 - 7:46am
32 weeks 22 hours 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 - 10:32am
40 weeks 22 hours 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 - 9:25am
43 weeks 1 day 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 - 4:21pm
1 year 2 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 - 4:08pm
1 year 5 days 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 - 9:04am
1 year 6 weeks 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.

June 19, 2014 - 10:29am
1 year 6 weeks ago

The City of Zanesville said Linden Avenue will remain closed on the southbound lane and open on the northbound lane from Lee Street to West Main Street until Friday, June 27, while repair work is done to a wall in the area.

The Department of Public Service announced the underpass lane will be closed to all traffic while work is completed. A wall near the railroad underpass on Linden Avenue suffered damage, after a vehicle crashed into it.

The City said work will be completed...

May 20, 2014 - 6:27am
1 year 10 weeks ago

Around twenty-five City of Zanesville Water customers find their taps dry Tuesday morning after a water main break.

The City of Zanesville said the break took place around 5 a.m. on Benjamin Avenue. The water department said that the roadway is closed in that area and the water has been shut off.

Crews are on the way to the scene to repair the break and the expect water to be out for the next three to four hours.

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