Legal Notice-Geneva City Council Vacancy


Council for the City of Geneva will be accepting letters of interest from qualified candidates for a vacant position on Geneva City Council. Qualified candidates (see Geneva City Charter Sections 4 and 5) interested in being considered for appointment to the position must deliver letters of interest to Phyllis Dunlap, Clerk of Council, 44 N. Forest Street, Geneva, Ohio, 44041, by 4:30 p.m., Friday, January 30, 2015. Letters of interest should include qualified candidate’s name, address, phone number, e-mail ...

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Fire & Ice At The Pavilion Feb. 6th 7pm

7PM Friday, February 6th

Come to down town Geneva to the pavilion on Friday February 6th at 7pm to see Fire performer Jennifer Dennehy and check out the lighting of our Fire and Ice Sculpture which will also be at 7pm. Come down early and grab a bite to eat before the event. Fire performer sponsored by Connect 534 and the Fire and Ice sponsored by UH Geneva Hospital.

West Main Street, ...

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Winterfest 2015 – February 7th – Schedule & Map

Winterfest 2015 – February 7th

Winterfest Schedule and Maps
Download Printable pdf

Winterfest Parade
Winterfest Parade is Saturday February 7th at Noon. If you would like to participate in the parade please download the parade form.
Parade Form.

Winterfest Chili Cook Off
More Information & Entry Form

Miss Winterfest
The Miss Winterfest Pageant is held the weekend prior to Winterfest. Miss Winterfest Application
Additional Information on the Miss Winterfest ...

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Winterfest 2015 Coco-n-Canvas Event

Winterfest 2015 Coco-n-Canvas Event
February 7, 2015

Come Paint Lake Effect Louie at our 2015 Winterfest Coco -n- Canvas event held at the Geneva Rec. Center. Time for this event is 10:30-11:30am. Cost is $10.00 a child (ages 7 and up) includes Cookie, Hot Coco, Canvas and Art Supplies. Register by Wednesday February 4th by 5pm to have a spot at this event. Space is limited. Drop off Form and Fee to the City of Geneva Office (44 North Forest Street). ...

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CodeRED Community Notification Enrollment

Community Notification Enrollment for Ashtabula County – Code Red Sign Up

The City of Geneva is encouraging their citizens to sign up for the Community Notification Enrollment-Code Red.

By following the link & entering your contact details, you will be added to a nationwide database accessed exclusively for critical community alerts and emergency situations.

Code Red Sign Up

You may also receive the following message from the Ashtabula County Code Red:
This is Ashtabula County ...

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Chip Program

The City of Geneva recently received a $400,000 Community Housing Improvement Program (CHIP) grant from the Ohio Department of Development. The grant provides for five (5) basic housing activities: $196,500 for Homeowner Rehabilitation on a city-wide basis $80,000 for Home Repair on a city-wide basis; $30,500 Private Rental Rehabilitation on a city-wide basis; $35,000 for Down payment/Rehabilitation Assistance and $10,000 for Emergency Monthly Housing Assistance.

The City has targeted $100,000 of the activity funds to Census Tract 000800 which is located ...

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Engraved Bricks for Sale

City of Geneva Engraved Bricks for Sale

Choose your location from: Soldiers & Sailors Monument-US Armed Service Veterans, Downtown Streetscape or Western County Court.

$30 per brick. Bricks are 4×8 in size. Download Order Form.

All proceeds will go into the City’s Community Development Fund for future projects.

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Community Message Board Announcements


The Community Message board located at the corner of Rt. 84 & Rt. 534 is available for use to announce personal messages.

The rate for a personal message is $15 for three days.

Messages will be displayed throughout the day. Frequency will based upon the number o messages being displayed. It is estimated that each message will be displayed an average of 100 times during a 24 hour period depending on the length of the message and how many are ...

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For Immediate Release: City Recycle Center Closed

Press Release
Contact: Jennifer Brown  

December 29, 2014


The Geneva recycling center will permanently close its doors on Jan. 1st. The last day to access the facility will be this Wednesday the 31st from 10:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.

As a reminder to our City residents the large green and yellow toter issued from our waste hauler, Waste Management should be used for your recyclables: magazines, ...

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Rec. Center Yoga Mon. & Wed. 8:00-8:45AM

Next set of Yoga classes at the Geneva Recreation Center will start Monday December 1st-8am.

Join Marlee Cooke as she hosts beginner yoga classes at the Geneva Recreation Center!

Where: Geneva Recreation Center
When: Mondays and Wednesdays
Time: 8:00AM-8:45AM
Cost: Donations Only

Please wear comfortable workout clothes and bring a yoga mat. It is also recommended to bring a towel and water bottle.

Please note that if the Geneva schools are closed due to weather then Yoga will be ...

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Test your emergency fire exits


More people die from home fires than any other kind.  Over 2,855 people perish every year in home fires because they don’t know what to do.  Hopefully your family has prepared and practiced a Home Fire Escape Plan.  One important part of such a plan is locating and learning to use emergency ways out and alternate routes to safety.  The Geneva Fire Department suggests that you practice using emergency exits to make sure they are usable.  ...

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New recreational trail & park at Geneva

Here is a nice article and video on the new recreational trail & park in Geneva that was posted on October 6, 2014 by Carl Feather at

City of Geneva officials recently opened a new hiking trail and park off Austin Road, across from the Platt R. Spencer Elementary School.

Visit the trail to enjoy autumn color, a soothing brook or to work off that cheesecake. Several exercise machines are along a paved trail that loops ...

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Joint Economic Development District (JEDD III) Agreement

The City of Geneva and Harpersfield recently renegotiated their third Joint Economic Development District (JEDD III) agreement.

On hand for the check presentation and pictured above were U.S. Rep. David Joyce (R-14), Ohio Sen Capri Cafaro, D-32, Ohio State Rep. John Patterson D-9, Ashtabula County Commissioner Dan Claypool and Eastgate Local Development District Representative Kathy Zook.

The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio-July 22, 2014-By DAVE DELUCA, Staff ...

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Geneva High School Earns National Recognition

We are pleased to announce that Geneva High School has once again earned national recognition as a bronze medal winner in the US News and World Report’s 2014 edition of the Nation’s Best High Schools!

Our sincere thanks to the staff, students, and parents for your hard work and to the community for your support of our students and our district.

In order for a school  to be included, the magazine states on their web site that they begin their research by ...

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