Nelsonville Fort St one lane closure with flaggers, Thu, 7/30/20 to Fri, 8/7/20 weekdays 7AM to 4PM, use alternate route

The City of Nelsonville announces that Fort Street will have occasional, one lane closures with flaggers from Thursday, July 30, 2020 through Friday, August 7, 2020, weekdays only.  The closures will occur each day from 7:00AM until 4:00PM.  The roadway is being closed for an R&R Pipeline gas line repair project, weather permitting.  Please use an alternate route.

Nelsonville City Council virtual regular meeting Mon, 7/27/20, 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, July 27, 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, no later than 12PM Monday, July 27, 2020. The public is invited and encouraged to attend virtually online.

Nelsonville boil order for Clinton St, Elizabeth St and Oak St until further notice, unless notified otherwise

The Nelsonville Water Department has issued a boil order for Clinton Street, Elizabeth Street and Oak Street until further notice.

The Boil Order has been issued due to a repair for a leak on the mainline. When a boil order is in effect, we ask those affected to boil their drinking and cooking water for three minutes before being consumed.

This Boil Order is in effect until further notice, unless notified otherwise.

Nelsonville Planning Commission virtual meeting Mon, 7/27/2020, 6PM, FB (City of Nelsonville, Ohio, @nelsonvillecity)

The Nelsonville City Planning Commission will hold a will hold a virtual meeting on Monday, July 27, 2020 at 6:00PM. The meeting is being held to discuss potential cases, no action will be taken.  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 major natural gas leak intersection Walnut St and Harper St, evacuation for ½ block area, please avoid area!!

The Nelsonville Division of Fire has responded to a major natural gas leak at the intersection of announces that intersection of Walnut Street and Harper Street. Crews are working to stop the leak but it necessary for anyone living within ½ block of the intersection to evacuate the area for their safety. When evacuating, DO NOT open or close windows or turn light switches on or off. Please just leave your home for a safer area. Once the area is safe the Fire Department will release information about returning home. People outside this ½ block area should stay indoors and away from the area. If you have an emergency call 9-1-1 for assistance. Thank you for your assistance in this urgent matter.