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
Simple Recycling Program To Begin August 8, 2017
A new and free curbside recycling program to begin in North Ridgeville on Tuesday, August 8, 2017.  Simple Recycling will pick up every Tuesday on regular trash collection day all items placed at curbside in the specialized orange Simple Recycling collection bags.  North Ridgeville residents can recycle unwanted clothing, shoes, accessories and home goods such as kitchenware, books, toys, etc. This is a free curbside program and bags are available at no charge by contacting Simple Recycling at 866-835-5068 or by email at [email protected]. For more information, visit their website at  
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. 
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 July 31, 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. 
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. 
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. 
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 
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.  
Lorain County Emergency Alert Registration
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