Situated northeast of Columbus,
Westerville is a great place to live, work, play or visit.
With over 580 acres of park land in 46 locations,
Westerville is, indeed, a City Within a Park. And there’s
In August 2014, Ohio Magazine named
Westerville one of it's five Best Hometowns!
Come enjoy our attractions, historic sites and
Heroes Run Honors
The living will
challenge themselves to honor the fallen during the 9/11 Heroes Run
on Saturday September 6. A ceremony will begin at 8:30am, with the
run starting at 9am. Race organizers encourage the
community to personally come out and thank local veterans, their
families, and first responders in an annual, fun, and family
Local race organizer Tom Ullom says the ceremony speaker will be
Cpl. Mike Strahle (USMC Retired), a surviving member of Lima Co.
3/25. He is now the Director. of the Eyes of Freedom, the traveling
memorial tribute to the 23 Lima Co. marines killed in Iraq in 2005.
The ceremony will also feature the posting of the colors by the
Westerville Division of Police, American Legion and VFW and the
Tolling of a bell in memory of those who have passed serving their
country and their communities. Bagpipes will start the run off.
Proceeds benefit the Travis Manion Foundation
and the Westerville Fire Firefighters Memorial. For more information
or to register visit
City Holds Household Hazardous
Not sure what to do with that old motor oil or paint
thinner? Take it to the city's Household Hazardous Waste Collection
on September 6th. Collection will be held at the Public Service
Department, 350 Park Meadow Rd., 8am-2pm.
Click Here! for more information about what will be accepted.
Law Enforcement Converges For Cops & Kids Day
Helicopters, SWAT teams,
K-9 units, cruisers and DARE
cars, and games are just a few of the many attractions
and features planned for the upcoming Cops & Kids Day
on Sunday, September 7th at Hoff Woods Park. Kids may
cast their vote for the best DARE car and police cruiser, dunk
a uniformed police officer in the dunk tank and mingle with
the special police robots. Refreshments and prizes will
be available for children while supplies last. The first 1,000
kids to arrive will receive a free Cops & Kids Day sports pack.
The event will be held
from 10:30am to 2:30pm at Hoff Woods Park, 556 McCorkle Blvd.
Merchants Stay Open
Late Each Friday
Uptown Westerville is a great place to be each and
every Friday night this summer! Stores always stay open until 9pm
during the OhioHealth 4th Friday celebrations, but this summer they
will host special events beginning at 6pm and will stay open until 8pm on the other Fridays as well. Check out the
Uptown Friday Nights!