Leaf Pickup Update

The City's annual Vacuum Leaf Pick-up Program began on Monday, October 24.  City crews continue collecting leaves working their way west to east throughout the City.  One leaf removal crew is in each section (north, central and south) of the City and progress updates are posted daily below.  Crews are currently on their third and final round of pickup, and will proceed to alley pickup following completion of the third round:

Monday, December 5th:

Crews are working on their final round of leaf pick-up

North Bexley - Crews are on Clifton at Parkview going west

Central Bexley - Crews are on Columbia at Dale heading north; this crew did not run on Friday

South Bexley - Crews are on Mound at Francis heading east

Please check here each day to see where City crews are.  Also, please do not rake your leaves to the street; we will pick them up from the curb.


Public Meeting - Alum Creek Park Athletic Field - Draft Design Presentation - Wednesday, Dec. 7th

The Alum Creek Park Athletic Field - Draft Design will be presented at a public meeting on Wednesday, December 7th at 6pm at Bexley City Hall.  The draft design (see below), developed by Mark A. Schieber Associates, LLC, was based off the Alum Creek Park Plan developed through a public process by the firm MKSK in 2014.  As we are nearing the final stages of the planning process before ground breaks, we continue to look to the community for feedback so that we can develop the park that best meets the needs of our residents.  

At the public meeting on December 7th, residents will have the opportunity to review the draft design and provide as we work to finalize the design and more forward with the project.  Please spread the word to neighbors, friends, and family about the public meeting as this design should reflect the needs and wants of the community.  

The Recreation and Parks Department will also hold a separate open house on Saturday, December 17th from 9-10am inside a heated tent on the field next to the Community Garden just north of Ferndale and Mayfield.  Doughnuts and coffee will be provided.  Residents will have the opportunity to review the draft design and provide any feedback/suggestions.  


  • Public Meeting - Wednesday, December 7th at 6pm at Bexley City Hall


  • Open House - Saturday, December 17th from 9-10am in a heated tent on the field next to the Community Garden just north of Ferndale and Mayfield.  (Coffee and doughnuts will be provided)


For more information, please contact the Recreation and Parks Department at 614.559.4300 or


Alum Creek - Athletic Field Design - Attachment to come


Community Input Sought for Bexley Superintendent Recruitment

Workshops on November 15th and 16th at 6:30 pm

Bexley community members have two opportunities next week to provide input about what kind of superintendent they would like to hire to head up Bexley Schools.

All are invited to sessions in the Community Room (326 South Cassingham, just to the left inside the Main Entrance):
Tuesday, November 15 from 6:30 - 7:30pm
Wednesday, November 16 from 6:30 - 7:30pm

For more info, visit


Southwest Bexley Master Plan Workshop - November 17th

Master Plan Update workshop to be held, November 17th, at Bexley City Hall

Residents are invited to share their vision for the southwest areas of Bexley.  We would like to hear from all residents regarding the integration of Capital and Trinity into the City; land use issues south of Main Street, including the campuses and residential areas; and your vision for a rejuvenated Livingston Avenue corridor.  
For more info on upcoming meetings and the master plan process, including a copy of the current Southwest Bexley Master Plan, please visit  


Bexley's Hands Free Ordinance Now In Effect

Hands-on use of mobile devices restricted

At Tuesday night's City Council meeting, council voted to approve Ordinance 27-16, prohibitting the hands-on use of mobile communication devices while driving.  Under the new law, drivers must either use hands-free devices to make and receive calls (such as bluetooth in-car and after-market calling systems), or pull out of the flow of traffic to make or receive calls.  The law is very similar to laws in place in 14 states and many cities in the Cleveland region.  Signage will be installed at all entry-points to the City, and a public information campaign and a warning period will preceed enforcement.  

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