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
South Central Park, Tennis Court Rehabilitation Project
Sealed proposals will be received at the Office of the Mayor until 9:00 AM on July 5, 2017 and will be opened and read immediately thereafter for the South Central Park - Tennis Court Rehabilitation Project. The Construction Documents and Bid Forms can be requested, at no cost, to be e-mailed to you.  Please click here for more details. 
Legal Notice, Replacement of the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning System
Sealed proposals will be received at the Office of the Mayor, 7307 Avon Belden Road, North Ridgeville, OH 44039 until 11:00 AM on Friday, July 7, 2017 and will be opened and read immediately thereafter for: Replacement of the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning System at French Creek WWTP. 
Temporary Road Closure, July 3-4, 2017
Bainbridge Road between Root Road and Route 83 will be closed at 1:00 PM on Monday, July 3, 2017 and will re-open the morning of Tuesday, July 4, 2017 for the annual Star Spangled Celebration.   
North Ridgeville Star Spangled Celebration, July 3, 2017
Enjoy a fun-filled family event as we celebrate our Independence on Monday, July 3, 2017 from 7-9:30 PM at South Central Park. Join us for bounce houses, face painting, food vendors and live music. A spectacular fireworks show will follow at dark.  
9th Annual Cops Ride, June 25, 2017
On Sunday, June 25, 2017 the 9th Annual Cops Ride Ceremony will be held at 10:30 AM at the Greater Cleveland Peace Officers Memorial.  It is anticipated that 500 motorcyclists will attend the ceremony and join in a police escort processional ride after the ceremony. The route is from Cleveland to Medina and will pass through North Ridgeville between 11:30 AM and noon traveling from I-480 west, west onto Lorain Road to Route 83 south.   
Bainbridge Road Construction
Bainbridge Road is under construction in the vicinity of Wilcox Elementary and the North Ridgeville Academic Center and Athletic Complex.  KMU Trucking & Excavating is performing work for the schools to add additional lanes into the new complex. Temporary traffic signals are being used during daytime construction hours.  The project is expected to be completed by the end of June, depending on weather conditions. 
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. 
Chestnut Ridge Road, Road Closure
Chestnut Ridge Road, from Lear Nagle Road to approximately 500 ft. west, will be closed beginning June 5, 2017 at 6 AM for 30 days weather permitting. Terrace Construction will be installing new pavement, curbs, driveways and sidewalks. Detour signs will be posted. 
Updated 5-19-2017: Republic Services Moving To One Day Trash Pick Up
Republic Services has announced they’ll be moving trash collection in their communities to one day a week to streamline their services.  All households in North Ridgeville will move to one day trash collection on Tuesdays of each week (eliminating Monday services in North Ridgeville) effective the week of June 12, 2017. Bulk trash collection will remain the same and continue to be the first full week of each month. Republic Services will be notifying customers of this change.   
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. 
Child Safety Seat Installations/Checks
The North Ridgeville Fire Department offers FREE car seat installations and checks. An appointment is required to ensure one of the Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians are on duty to assist.  For more information, click here. 
Hydrant Flushing Throughout the City
Fire Hydrant flushing is underway throughout the city and will continue daily through the end of summer.  A slight discoloration of water is normal. Please run water until clear. 
Movies In The Park 2017
North Ridgeville Parks & Recreation will be hosting free Movies in the Park this summer.  Bring your chair, have a picnic dinner, catch up with your neighbors and enjoy the weekly free movie series at South Central Park.  
Healthy Strides...Come Walk With Us!
Healthy Strides...Come Walk With Us! combines a casual 30-minute walk, preceded by a brief informative talk by local health professionals and city officials. The program will run for 13 consecutive Thursdays, with a guest speaker every other week beginning June 8, 2017. 
North Ridgeville Featured in Pulse Magazine
North Ridgeville was featured in the most recent edition of Pulse Magazine in the article "The Game Plan."  If you would like to read the article, please click here and flip to pages 22-27.    
Bloodwork: Learn Your Numbers, Sponsored by Lorain County General Health District
Get your blood drawn by a public health nurse in May or June to learn how your cholesterol, sugar and other health numbers are doing.  Adult health services are for all Lorain County adults age 55+. 
Lorain County General Health District Announces Vaccine Clinics
The Lorain County General Health District now offers an additional location where families and individuals can get the vaccines they need.  Every third Wednesday of the month, public health nurses will visit the Avon VFW, 36950 Mills Road, between 9:30-11:30 AM and 1-3 PM.  Please call (440) 284-3206 to schedule an appointment. 
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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