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
City Hall Offices Closed, May 28, 2018
City Hall Offices will be closed Monday, May 28, 2018 in observance of Memorial Day.   
Lorain County Solid Waste Management District Collection Center Announces New Hours
Effective May 21, 2018, the Lorain County Solid Waste Management District Collection Center will be changing their hours for residents to drop off household hazardous waste, e-scrap, recyclables, fluorescent lamps and ballasts, scrap tires, and papers to be shredded.  The new hours of operation are Mondays Noon-4 PM, Wednesdays Noon-6 PM and Saturdays 9 AM-3 PM.  The Collection Center is located at 540 South Abbe Road in Elyria. This service is free to Lorain County residents with a valid I.D. 
Fire 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.  
Street Repairs and Paving Schedule 2018
The City will see over $1.5 million in street repairs this year with the City's share coming in at approximately $1.2 million.  The City does recognize that not all streets can be done but has prioritized the list of streets that will be paved this year within the budget limitations.   
Government Access Moves to Channel 1025
Charter Spectrum Cable (formerly Time Warner) has moved the government access channel from Channel 12 to Channel 1025.  Customers without Charter Spectrum-issued digital equipment, will be required to upgrade their equipment to be able to access all digital channels.  Free equipment to customers without digital equipment will be offered for a specified period of time.  Customers will be notified by Charter Spectrum of this offer and also channel changes. If you have any questions, contact Charter Spectrum at 1-800-892-4357 or visit their website at 
New Headquarters Fire Station Update
The construction of the new headquarters fire station is on time and taking shape despite the cold wet weather we have experienced this year. The basement walls and apparatus bay footers have been poured and the first floor walls will be taking shape in the near future.  A new featured added to the city's website are aerial view progress videos that will be updated every few weeks.  To view, visit the Fire Department's webpage and click on the "New Fire Station Progress Video" link.  
Citywide Garage Sale Days, June 13-16, 2018
North Ridgeville Chamber of Commerce/Visitors Bureau will be sponsoring the annual citywide Garage Sale Days from June 13-16, 2018. 
Lorain Road/I-480 Interchange Improvements Project (updated 4-25-2018)
Construction is underway for the I-480/Lorain Road Signal Upgrade Project.  Lane closures on Lorain Road from I-480 eastbound ramp to Lear Nagle Road are to be expected.  
Center Ridge Road Widening Project to Begin April 2018
The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) will begin the construction phase of the widening of Center Ridge Road in April 2018.  ODOT will be providing construction updates on an ongoing basis and will be sharing this information on their website.  The City of North Ridgeville has provided a link to this website from the homepage.  Community members may also sign up to receive email updates on Lorain County projects by visiting ODOT's website at: 
Replacement of Mills Road Bridge Over French Creek, Spring 2020
The City of North Ridgeville obtained a grant through the Ohio Department of Transportation’s Municipal Bridge Program to provide federal funding for a major portion of the costs to replace the Mills Road bridge over French Creek.  The project is in the preliminary design stage, and construction is estimated to begin in Spring of 2020. 
NOPEC Giving Electric Customers A Break On Utility Bills
Nearly 500,000 Northeast Ohio Public Energy Council (NOPEC) electric customers will receive reduced rates on the generation portion of their utility bills thanks to a $9 million price reduction program implemented by NOPEC this spring. 
First Energy's Ohio Utilities Remind Customers Assistance Programs are Available
First Energy's Ohio Utilities remind customers having difficulty paying their utility bills that they may be eligible for special financial assistance programs.  
Safetyville 2018
The North Ridgeville Police Department is sponsoring its annual Safetyville Program in June 2018.  You can register for this year's program at the North Ridgeville Police Department at 7307 Avon Belden Road or call Ptlm. Calvin Cross/Somer Oliva at (440) 353-0799.  
Mayor Gillock Hosts Monthly Coffee & Conversation
The City of North Ridgeville is pleased to announce monthly Coffee & Conversation with Mayor Gillock.  Stop in to enjoy a cup of coffee and casual conversation.  What a great way to get your questions answered or to learn more about current and upcoming projects. 
Lorain County Emergency Alert Registration
Sign up to receive Lorain County and City of North Ridgeville emergency messages via phone, e-mail and/or text messages.  
Upcoming Events
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