Nelsonville Scott St closed Pleasantview Ave to Grover St, Tue, 8/18/20 to Fri, 8/21/20, 7AM to 5PM, use alternate route

The City of Nelsonville announces that Scott Street will be closed from Pleasantview Avenue to Grover Street, Tuesday, August 18, 2020 through Friday, August 21, 2020.  The roadway will be closed each day from 7:00AM until 5:00PM. Traffic will be detoured onto Fairview Street. Scott Street will be open to traffic during non-work hours.

The roadway is being closed for an R&R Pipeline gas line repair project, weather permitting.  Please use an alternate route.

ATHENS CO FLASH FLOOD WATCH FROM 2AM TO 2PM SAT, 8/15/2020, WATCH FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING WEATHER CONDITIONS!

The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch continues for Athens County from 2:00 AM until 2:00 PM, Saturday, 8/15/2020.

Slow moving showers and thunderstorms are expected late this evening through early Saturday afternoon. Torrential rainfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour will be possible and may lead to flash flooding due to the slow moving nature of these storms.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS;
A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to Flash Flooding. Flash Flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

Be alert for quick rises of area creeks and streams, and water overflowing ditches and culverts onto roadways. Low lying areas and poor drainage areas could quickly flood during periods of intense rainfall.

Nelsonville Utility Committee meeting Mon, 8/17/2020, 8PM. Facebook, City of Nelsonville, Ohio, @nelsonvillecity

The City of Nelsonville Utility Committee will hold a virtual meeting on Monday, August 17, 2020 at 8:00PM. The meeting is being held to discuss trash contracts and utility issues. The public may not attend the meeting in person. The meeting will be streamed on the City of Nelsonville Facebook Page (City of Nelsonville, Ohio, @nelsonvillecity).

Nelsonville Police and Fire Committee meeting Mon, 8/17/2020, 7PM, Facebook, City of Nelsonville, Ohio, @nelsonvillecity

The City of Nelsonville Police and Fire Committee will hold a virtual meeting on Monday, August 17, 2020 at 7:00PM. The meeting is being held to discuss personnel and procedures. The public may not attend the meeting in person. The meeting will be streamed on the City of Nelsonville Facebook Page (City of Nelsonville, Ohio, @nelsonvillecity).

How Do I Vote With an Absentee Ballot in Ohio? https://www.ohiosos.gov/elections/voters/absentee-ballot/

Absentee Voting

You may request an Absentee Ballot by…

  • completing an Absentee Ballot Application and mailing it to the Board of Elections
  • calling the Board of Elections and requesting an Absentee Ballot Application to be mailed to you
  • mailing a letter to the Board of Elections with the following information:
    • Your name and home address.
    • The election for which you are requesting a ballot.
    • Your date of birth.

One of the following:

  • Your driver’s license number; or
    • The last four digits of your social security number; or
    • A copy of your current and valid photo identification or a copy of a current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or other government document that shows your name and address.
    • The mailing address to which you want your ballot sent.
    • You must state that you are a qualified elector.
    • Your signature.  (May not be signed by Power of Attorney)

You may return your absentee ballot to the Board of Elections by:

  • mailing it to the Board of Elections for your county
  • hand-delivering by you or a relative to the Board of Elections office

Your absentee ballot must be received by the Board of Elections for your county before 7:30 PM on Election Day to be counted!

Nelsonville Pleasantview Ave closed Fort St to Scott St, Thu, 8/13/2020 through Mon, 8/17/2020, weekdays, 7AM to 5PM

The City of Nelsonville announces that Pleasantview Avenue will be closed from Fort Street to Scott Street, Thursday, August 13, 2020 through Monday, August 17, 2020, weekdays only.  The roadway will be closed each day from 7:00AM until 5:00PM. Traffic will be detoured onto Scott Street. Flaggers will be at each end of Scott Street and detour the traffic around Pleasantview Avenue on Scott Street during work hours. Pleasantview Avenue will be open to traffic during non-work hours.

The roadway is being closed for an R&R Pipeline gas line repair project, weather permitting.  Please use an alternate route.

Nelsonville City Council regular virtual meeting Mon, 8/10/20, 7PM, Facebook, City of Nelsonville, Ohio, @nelsonvillecity

Due to social distancing recommendations on preventing the spread of the COVID-19, Nelsonville City Council will be meeting in regular session Monday, August 10, 2020 at 7PM via a virtual meeting. The public may not attend the meeting in person. The meeting will be live streamed from the City of Nelsonville Facebook Page, (City of Nelsonville, Ohio, @nelsonvillecity). Citizens comments and business and organizational comments may be made to council by Emailing them to councilclerk@cityofnelsonville.com, no later than 12PM Monday, August 10, 2020. The public is invited and encouraged to attend virtually online.