North Ridgeville, Ohio
Welcome to the official website of the City of North Ridgeville. Founded in 1810 & incorporated as a city in 1960, North Ridgeville is 25 square miles in eastern Lorain County OH, a typical Middle American community with a "hometown" feel, known for its families & churches. We hope you find what you're looking for.
Recent News
Invitation to State Route 83 and Mills Road Roundabout Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Please join us as we celebrate the opening of the first roundabout in North Ridgeville.  The ribbon cutting ceremony will take place on Tuesday, October 3 at 4 PM at the intersection of Mills Road and State Route 83.  A reception will follow at Bistro 83 for complimentary refreshments.  
EHD Virus Found in Lorain County's Deer Is Not Infectious To People
The Ohio Department of Agriculture has found epizootic hemorrhagic disease (EHD) in white-tail deer in Lorain County. The EHD virus is not infectious to people and is not spread from animal to animal.  
North Ridgeville Fire Department Receives "Gold Standard" Accreditation
The North Ridgeville Fire Department achieved the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services accreditation. North Ridgeville is now one of 170 CAAS accredited emergency medical services in North America and one of only five in the State of Ohio. 
Legal Notice, French Creek Waste Water Treatment Plant, Elevator Modernization
Sealed proposals will be received at the Office of the Mayor, City Hall, 7307 Avon Belden Road, North Ridgeville, OH 44039 until 11 AM (local time) on Thursday, September 28, 2017 and will be opened and read immediately thereafter for the: French Creek WWTP - Elevator Modernization. 
Legal Notice, Subbasin 9-10-15-16 Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation Project
Sealed proposals will be received at the Office of the Mayor, City Hall, 7307 Avon Belden Road, North Ridgeville, OH 44039 until 11:00 AM (Local Time) on October 2, 2017 and will be opened and read immediately thereafter for: Subbasin 9-10-15-16 Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation Project.   
North Ridgeville Heart & Sole Survey
The North Ridgeville Heart & Sole is asking residents to complete a short, anonymous survey. The responses will help the group to decide what to do for the city of North Ridgeville next! Since 2014, Heart & Sole has invested nearly $400,000 in our community, making the healthy choice easier. It takes less than 30 seconds! Please visit to complete the survey no later than September 30. 
Street Paving 2017 (Including Schedule)
This year the City will see appoximately $1.2 million in street paving.  As the Service Department moves through the list of streets to be paved, you'll find the latest news on our website. 
Fire Department to Host Annual Health & Safety Fair
On Saturday, October 7 from 10 AM-2 PM (rain or shine), the Fire Department will host its annual Health & Safety Fair in observance of National Fire Safety Awareness Month. The safety fair is held at Fire Station #1 located at 7090 Avon Belden Road and is designed so that residents of our community can enjoy a fun-filled family-friendly day of tips about healthy living and home fire safety. There will be local businesses, hospitals, charitable organizations and city departments on hand to offer information and giveaway items. There is entertainment for the kids including a bounce house, fire safety trailer, and Kasey the Fire and Life Safety Dog show. All residents are invited to attend. 
Lorain County General Health District Offering Flu Shots
The Lorain County Health District will be offering flu shots at the North Ridgeville Senior Center on Monday, October 30, 2017 from 1-3 PM.  Medicare and all major health insurance plans accepted. Walk-in only.   
4th Annual Cleveland Stache Dash 5K/1M, Saturday, November 4, 2017
Registration is now open for the 4th Annual Cleveland Stache Dash 5K/1M to be held on Saturday, November 4, 2017. The event is sponsored by the North Ridgeville Parks & Recreation Department.   
Columbia Gas Surveying Properties
Columbia Gas will be surveying the main gas line along streets and service line on properties up to the meter.  They will be using light surveying and measuring equipment to conduct their work.  You may see Columbia Gas vehicles, employees and contractors on your property during this process.  Columbia Gas expects to complete their work in our area by the end of 2017.  Feel free to ask for identification from Columbia Gas or one of their contractors: Reconn, Utiliquest LLC, and Woolpert.  If you have any questions, contact Columbia Gas Customer Service at 1-800-344-4077. 
Longbow/Crossbow Deer Hunting Land Registration Underway
Registration forms are available in the lobby of the police station or you can visit the Police Department's webpage to download the necessary forms.  
North Ridgeville Ranks in the Top 20 Safest Cities in Ohio
SafeWise released the 2017 "20 Safest Cities in Ohio" report. North Ridgeville ranked #11.  To compile, this report, SafeWise used the most recent FBI crime data from 2015, along with population data to analyze and rank these cities. 
Yellowbook's Lorain County Directory
Delivery of the Yellowbook Lorain County Directory will be delivered to homes between October 5-November 2, 2017. Residents have the choice to opt-out of future phone book directories by visiting Recycling options can be found at 
Update on the New Headquarters Fire Station
The City of North Ridgeville is going to build a new 22,594 square foot headquarters fire station to replace the fire station on State Route 83 just south of Center Ridge Road.  
Mayor Gillock Hosts Monthly Coffee & Conversation
The City of North Ridgeville is pleased to announce monthly coffee and conversation with Mayor Dave Gillock. Stop in and enjoy a cup of coffee and casual conversation with the Mayor.  
Lorain County Emergency Alert Registration
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