Zanesville City Council held their second of two monthly meetings Monday evening.
Public hearings were held for two different ordinances to be added to the agenda prior to the council meeting. One of those dealt with a request by Frueh Enterprises Incorporated to vacate a portion of Dresden Road near the point at Maple. We spoke to Pat Denbow, Planning and Zoning Administrator for the city, who told us more.
"So that they can increase the amount of property they have in...
The City of Zanesville says part of Dresden Road will be closed for a big project. Public Service Director Mike Sims says a gas line relocation project will close the northbound lane of the road between Maple Avenue and Imlay Drive. The work on Dresden Road will last for 30 days on weekdays during daylight hours. Sims suggests using an alternate route.
A rollover crash around 7:30 Wednesday night shut down Dresden Road in Muskingum Township for more than an hour.
The one-car accident occurred near the intersection of Dresden and Frame Roads.
According to Trooper Adam McKenzie with the Zanesville Post of the State Highway Patrol, a blue Chevy S-10 truck was traveling westbound on Frame Road, went off the right side of the road, hit an embankment and overturned.
The truck came to rest on its top on Dresden Road....
A vacant home caught fire on the north-end of Zanesville.
According to Zanesville Assistant Fire Chief Dave Huey it happened near the corner of Dresden Road and Sunkel Avenue. Crews received a call at about 4:30 Thursday afternoon from a witness who reported seeing smoke coming from the front corner of the house.
Huey said it appears the home was being remodeled and he believes the fire started in the kitchen by the dishwasher.