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Storywalk® Project Enhances Playground Experience at Fancyburg Park

Posted on 2017-09-20 to City Manager's Blog

An exciting new project in support of childhood literacy—The Storywalk®—is taking shape at Fancyburg Park, thanks to a partnership between the City and Library, with financial support from the Upper Arlington Rotary Club.

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Upper Arlington's Beggar's Night will take place this year on Thursday, October 30 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. 
 
UA's volunteer Pumpkin Patrol will in neighborhoods making sure kids are safe and passing out candy. They will be driving City pick-up trucks, marked by a pumpkin atop the cabin. 
 
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Upper Arlington's City Council is comprised of seven citizens who are elected at-large by residents to serve a maximum of two, four-year terms. The Council selects a President and Vice President from among its ranks to serve two-year terms. The President of Council presides over City Council meetings and serves as Mayor for ceremonial duties. The Vice President assumes the duties of the President in his/her absence.

Council's responsibilities include establishing local laws, setting policy, approving programs and generally overseeing the operations of the City. The Council hires the City Manager, City Attorney and Clerk of Council.

City Council typically meets the second and fourth Mondays of each month for regular City Council Meetings and the first and third Mondays of the month for Council Conference Sessions.

All meetings of City Council are open to the public except for Executive Sessions during which Council members may discuss specific types of business as defined by the Ohio Revised Code. Executive Sessions are for discussion only, since all formal action must be taken at a regular or special meeting.
 
Meetings usually begin at 7:30 p.m. Please call 614-583-5030 to confirm the dates/times of upcoming meetings or check meeting notices in the This Week Upper Arlington News.
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Upper Arlington's City Council is comprised of seven citizens who are elected at-large by residents to serve a maximum of two, four-year terms. The Council selects a President and Vice President from among its ranks to serve two-year terms. The President of Council presides over City Council meetings and serves as Mayor for ceremonial duties. The Vice President assumes the duties of the President in his/her absence.

Council's responsibilities include establishing local laws, setting policy, approving programs and generally overseeing the operations of the City. The Council hires the City Manager, City Attorney and Clerk of Council.

City Council typically meets the second and fourth Mondays of each month for regular City Council Meetings and the first and third Mondays of the month for Council Conference Sessions.

All meetings of City Council are open to the public except for Executive Sessions during which Council members may discuss specific types of business as defined by the Ohio Revised Code. Executive Sessions are for discussion only, since all formal action must be taken at a regular or special meeting.
 
Meetings usually begin at 7:30 p.m. Please call 614-583-5030 to confirm the dates/times of upcoming meetings or check meeting notices in the This Week Upper Arlington News.
- See more at: http://209.43.45.51/department/index.php?structureid=2#sthash.DqToMpbh.dpuf
Upper Arlington's City Council is comprised of seven citizens who are elected at-large by residents to serve a maximum of two, four-year terms. The Council selects a President and Vice President from among its ranks to serve two-year terms. The President of Council presides over City Council meetings and serves as Mayor for ceremonial duties. The Vice President assumes the duties of the President in his/her absence.

Council's responsibilities include establishing local laws, setting policy, approving programs and generally overseeing the operations of the City. The Council hires the City Manager, City Attorney and Clerk of Council.

City Council typically meets the second and fourth Mondays of each month for regular City Council Meetings and the first and third Mondays of the month for Council Conference Sessions.

All meetings of City Council are open to the public except for Executive Sessions during which Council members may discuss specific types of business as defined by the Ohio Revised Code. Executive Sessions are for discussion only, since all formal action must be taken at a regular or special meeting.
 
Meetings usually begin at 7:30 p.m. Please call 614-583-5030 to confirm the dates/times of upcoming meetings or check meeting notices in the This Week Upper Arlington News.
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    Our thanks to the approximately 800 residents that have already completed our quick questionnaire for the Parks & Recreation Comprehensive Plan. We will be closing the questionnaire in a week's time, so don't delay if you're yet to weigh in on this process. CLICK HERE NOW TO PARTICIPATE: tinyurl.com/yd5mbbv2 ... See moreSee less

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    Reminder that mosquito fogging is scheduled for south Upper Arlington during the overnight hours on tonight, September 21 starting at 8:00 p.m. During spraying hours, make sure to remain indoors with windows closed. Windows can be reopened within 30 minutes after spray trucks have passed. If you come in direct contact with pesticides, wash any exposed skin with soap and water. To see all the details, including where to fill out a Do Not Spray Request Form, go to tinyurl.com/o43fcdn ... See moreSee less

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    An exciting new project in support of childhood literacy—The Storywalk®—is taking shape at Fancyburg Park, thanks to a partnership between the City and Library, with financial support from the Upper Arlington Rotary Club, Northwest Kiwanis and Friends of the Upper Arlington Library: tinyurl.com/yd4rmhza
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    A heads up that the playgrounds at Miller, Westover, Fancyburg, Oxford, Thompson and Northwest parks are all scheduled to have additional playground mulch installed. Each playground will be temporarily unavailable while the work is completed. Our apologies for any inconvenience.
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    Mosquito fogging is scheduled for south Upper Arlington during the overnight hours on Thursday, September 21 starting at 8:00 p.m. To see all the details, including where to fill out a Do Not Spray Request Form, go to tinyurl.com/o43fcdn ... See moreSee less

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    Mark your calendar for the Leadership UA Candidates' Night Thursday, October 19 at the Municipal Service Center. Meet the candidates during the open house from 6-7 p.m., followed by a question and answer session moderated by Kurt Ludlow of ABC6/Fox28. Send questions in advance to [email protected] ... See moreSee less

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    The UA Civic Association would like to invite any and all UA area students who think they're brave enough to search the haunted Smith Nature Preserve for survivors during the Annual Golden Bear Scare, October 17-19, 6:30-7:30 p.m. for elementary kids and 7:30-9 p.m. for middle schoolers. Check here for details: tinyurl.com/nclesv9 ... See moreSee less

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    Goodwill Columbus collected 6360 lbs. of waste from 108 cars during Saturday's e-Waste drive. Great job UA residents for diverting that much waste from the landfill! ... See moreSee less

    The Parks & Recreation Comprehensive Plan process is in full swing and the response from residents eager to be part of the process has been impressive. Up next is the first of three public meetings. Scheduled from 6:30-8:30 p.m., on Tuesday, September 19, we hope you can stop in to learn about the process and to share your thoughts on various programming areas: tinyurl.com/yc6okpg8 ... See moreSee less

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