Geneva Police Department Joins National Crackdown

Geneva Police Department Joins National Crackdown To Reduce Impaired Driving Fatalities

Geneva, Ohio – If you drink and drive in Geneva, Ohio beware, the Geneva Police Department is joining with law enforcement throughout the nation for the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign
August 15 to September 1, 2014.

The Geneva Police Department said its Officers will be aggressively looking for impaired drivers during the crackdown and will arrest anyone caught driving impaired.

During the Labor Day weekend in 2012, there were ...

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Civil Service Test Police Officer


Applications and information are available at the City Manager’s Office, 44 North Forest Street, Geneva, Ohio. Applicants must possess an Ohio Police Officer Training Certificate at time of appointment.

The Police Officer Physical Agility Program must be completed through Tri-C prior to written test. Written test is on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 6:00 pm in the Geneva Community Center.

A maximum of 75 returned applications will be accepted. Applications must be picked up by ...

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Summer Concert Series at the Geneva Pavilion

Summer Concert Series at the Geneva Pavilion. All concerts are at the Geneva Pavilion and are free. They start at 7pm all summer long.

Thursday June 19th-Blues Project

Thursday June 26-Lost Sheep

Thursday July 3-Kingpins

Thursday July 10-Cadillac Lily

Thursday July 17-Madison Jazz Project

Thursday July 24-Juke Joint Junkies

Thursday July 31-North Easternly Winds

Thursday August 7-Madison Concert Band

Thursday August 14-Larry, Daryl, Daryl and Sheryl

Thursday August 21-Erie Heights Brass Ensemble

Thursday August 28-Young and Blue

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Road Closing – Grant Street – July 21st

Bridge replacement construction during the month of July & August will close Grant Street temporarily for approximately two weeks starting on Monday 7/21/14. Traffic signage and barricades will be erected for notifications. During the roadway closure driveway access will be maintained at all times. Through traffic, including school buses, US mail and garbage trucks will need to be detoured while the roadway is temporarily closed. Final restoration will be completed by the end of August.

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Community Social August 28th 5pm

The Community Social will be held August 28th at the Pavilion (next to the Community Center). Event starts at 5 and the band is at 7. There will be a blood drive along with a pizza contest and a show case of Geneva’s local businesses. The band “Young and Blue” will be playing to end the summer concert series.

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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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Recycling Center New Hours

Geneva Area Recycling Center New Hours: Monday & Wednesday 10:00am – 3:30 pm. / Saturday 8:00 am – 3:30 pm.

Accepted Items
Paper Items
Newspaper-Remove plastic bag

Plastic-Nothing bigger than 2.5 gal. jug

Scrap Metals
Cast Iron
Appliances, No refrig.
Car parts, bicycles, etc.

Don’t Accept
Pill bottles
5 gal. buckets
Little Tykes equipment or toys
Lids of any kind
Auto parts
Large flower pots
Glass windows
Plastic bags

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Babysitting-You’re in Charge…Keep Your Eyes Open

A message from the Geneva Fire Department.

Babysitting can be a great way to earn money.  With the job come responsibilities and the need to follow fire and burn safety rules.  The Geneva Fire Department suggests that babysitting can be a rewarding job, if you are prepared to handle any fire emergency.

Determine in advance if there is a smoke detector in the house and if a home fire escape plan has been prepared.  If there ...

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Area Community Concerts In The Park June-August

Bring a chair and enjoy an evening out in your community!

2014 Community Schedule

City of Geneva Concerts on the Lawn
Thursday Evenings at 7pm
All concerts held at the Pavilion Next to the Community center

Lake front Summer concert series
Tuesday Evenings at 7pm
All concerts held at the Geneva Township Park

Ashtabula Township Concerts
Tuesdays Evenings at 7pm
All Concerts held at the Peleg Sweet Park

Concerts at Saybrook Township Park
Wednesday Evenings at 7pm
All Concerts held at ...

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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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Compost Agreement with the City of Geneva

Saybrook Soil & Compost will accept from all City of Geneva residents (must show proof of city residency) the following-

TYPE 1- leaves, grass, clippings and garden debris. Type 1 materials will be accepted in either biodegradable bags or in loose form. No plastic bags will accepted.

TYPE 2-tree branches, shrub trimmings and plants. Type 2 materials must be separated from Type 1 materials. No intermingled materials will be accepted.

Drop off dates and times are-

April thru November: Wednesday – Sunday 10am-4pm.

December thru ...

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