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
Corn Festival, Bainbridge Road Closure
The annual Corn Festival will be held August 11-13, 2017 on Bainbridge Road between Route 83 and Root Road. Bainbridge Road will be closed between Root Road and Route 83 beginning at 1:00 PM on Thursday, August 10 and will reopen by 7:30 AM on Monday, August 14 to allow ample time for set up/tear down.  For a complete listing of Corn Festival activities, visit 
Construction of Roundabout at Route 83 and Mills Road
Construction of the roundabout at Route 83 and Mills Road will begin Monday, July 10, 2017.  The initial work will include installation of a waterline and construction of a temporary road that will result in minimal disruption of traffic flow.  Beginning August 1, 2017 for approximately 60 days, the intersection will be closed to construct the roundabout. 
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. 
Senior Center Annual Rummage Sale, July 25, 2017
The Senior Center will be holding its annual rummage sale on July 25 from 10 AM-3 PM. Many overstock items: dishes, puzzles, memory books, books, crafts/supplies and much more. From 2-3 PM grab bag at $3, all you can fit in the bag. Table space is available at $10, on a first-come, first-serve basis.  Call Shelly at (440) 353-0835 to reserve your table today. 
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. 
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.  
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