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Christmas on the Canal – Nov. 25, 2017

Everyone is invited to this family friendly kickoff to the Christmas season! Gather downtown with the kids for craft-making, cookies, hot chocolate and music. Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive via fire truck and be ready for all those special lists and letters! Parents are welcome to take photos of their children with Santa in the Christmas House.


Bolivar Lions Club Annual Rose Sale

Members will be selling roses for only $20/dozen in front of the Town & Country Veterinarian Clinic on Nov. 17th & 18th, 2017. Pre-sale orders are accepted until Nov. 11th. Contact any Lions Club member or call 330-874-3854.


Trick-or-Treat 2017

The village of Bolivar will observe Trick-or-Treat on Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017 from 5:30 – 7:00 pm.


Village of Bolivar Consumer Confidence Report

Is my water safe?

We are pleased to present this year’s Annual Water Quality Report (Consumer Confidence Report) as required by the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA). This report is designed to provide details about where your water comes from, what it contains, and how it compares to standards set by regulatory agencies. This report is a snapshot of last year’s water quality.  We are committed to providing you with information because informed customers are our best allies. Click below for the full report in pdf form.

2016 CCR Report

 


Spring & Summer 2017

LAWN & GARDEN SPRINKLING

  • Lawn and garden sprinkling and irrigation will be permitted April 1 through November 1 each year.
  • Lawn and gardening devices can be used 8:00 to 9:00 am and 7:00 to 9:00 pm.

COMPOST

  • Compost is picked up each Monday, weather permitting. Compost should be placed in open containers, not in bags. Please do not mix trash with compost.
  • Please do not over fill containers especially with wet grass clippings. Place container at the edge of the road. No limbs or shrubs – if you cut them up, take them to the Lawrence Township building compost site. Nothing over 4ft can be taken to that site. Remember this is a courtesy to our residents!

OPEN BURNING

  • Open Burning in the village is prohibited by ORD.#275. Warnings will be given and fines handed out. Please call village hall for any questions.

 


For Your Information:

Ordinance No. 1986-393  An ordinance providing for the control of overgrown grass, weeds, and other plantings. The ordinance sets a height limitation  of 12 inches and states the property owner is responsible to mow. You will be given a written notice and have 5 days to comply, after that the village will mow the grass and reasonable costs will apply with the home owner having 10 days to pay for the cost of mowing. If it is not paid then  a lien will be placed on the homeowners property.  There is also a chance of the homeowner being charged with a minor misdemeanor of up to $100.

Trash Ordinance #0-103-2014  Cans cannot be out any earlier than 24 hrs before pickup and need to be removed by 8pm the night of pickup. A fine of $15 per occurrence.


Fall 2016

Towpath Trail Ribbon Cutting Ceremony 2016On October 15, 2016 a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony celebrating the completion of the Bolivar section of the Towpath Trail was held.  Speakers included Mayor Rebecca Hubble of the Village of Bolivar; Dan Rice, president and CEO of the Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition; Dick Lebold; and Tuscarawas County Commissioner Kerry Metzger.

View photos of the event by clicking here.