Blog Entries - 2019

Deer Park Schools Holiday Food Drive

Posted on: November 15, 2019

The Deer Park Community Schools have begun their annual Holiday food drive; collecting canned goods and paper products at various locations, from now through Dec 11, 2019.  There is a collection/donation barrel in the lobby of the Deer Park

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Charter City - Info & Process

Posted on: October 14, 2019

Please click on the READ MORE, then click here for more info on the City's processing to become a charter city. (We are a statutory city now.)

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Duke Energy inspections

Posted on: September 30, 2019

Southern Cross Inc, will be in the Deer Park area in the near future, on behalf of Duke Energy.  They are inspecting gas metering equipment and piping inside buildings, as required by the US DOT.  Each inspection generally takes approximately 10

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Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

Posted on: September 5, 2019

The month of September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. Please take the time to check in with family, friends, and neighbors, and offer both fellowship and a helping hand.  Click on following links for more information

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Mosquito bites

Mosquitoes !

Posted on: September 4, 2019

Reduce standing water -> discourage mosquitoes !! Tips on avoiding mosquito bites:  The most important thing to do in preventing mosquito bites is to prevent mosquitoes in the first place.  Dump out all standing water in your yard

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R/R repair - temporary closures in early September 2019

Posted on: August 22, 2019

The I & O Railroad will be doing extensive repair work along the rail line from Norwood to Blue Ash.  This will entail the temporary closure of two crossings in Deer Park.  The crossing at Matson Ave is scheduled to be CLOSED on or after Sept

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Hamilton County Alert TEST Sept 4

Posted on: August 16, 2019

Please be aware that on September 4, 2019 at 9 a.m., Hamilton County Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency (EMHSA) will be doing a countywide test of the Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) system. This test will result in a text-like message,

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Community Forum Aug 27, 2019

Posted on: August 13, 2019

Deer Park Schools, Sycamore Township, and the Bridge of Hope Church are hosting a Community Forum regarding our community and understanding the impact of substance use disorders is scheduled for Tues Aug 27, 2019, at the Deer Park High

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MSD Customer Assistance for Seniors

Posted on: July 5, 2019

The Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati (MSD) offers a Customer Assistance Program (CAP) to help low-income senior citizens pay their sewer bills. If you meet the MSD CAP eligibility requirements, you will receive a 25% discount on your monthly

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Hamilton County

Get Ready for Summer

Posted on: May 21, 2019

In preparation for the upcoming summer months, Hamilton County Emergency Management & Homeland Security Agency (EMHSA) has shared some tips in their Summer Newsletter.  Click here to read more.  You can also sign up to receive severe

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Memorial Day Parade

Posted on: May 21, 2019

Sycamore Post # 3744 VFW Memorial Day parade. Mon May 27,2019.  Begins @ 10 am in Silverton, @ the Silverton Veteran's Memorial. Travels north on Ohio, east on Webster to north on Blue Ash Rd. Stop for ceremony @ the Veteran's Memorial in Chamberlin

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Police Memorial Ride Sat May 18

Posted on: May 16, 2019

FYI: On Saturday May 18, 2019, around 1:15 ish, The Fourth Annual Officer Sonny Kim Memorial Motorcycle Ride will pass through town on Plainfield Rd.

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Community Celebration Sat May 18

Posted on: May 13, 2019

Join your neighbors and friends at Chamberlin Park on Sat May 18, 2019 for a "Community Celebration" hosted by a Go Local initiative of Crossroads Church. 12 noon - 3 pm, at the Lower Shelter. Food, Games, Fire Truck Display. Family

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Blue Ash Rd: 30 day parking restriction

Posted on: April 18, 2019

update: *** Please note full road closure, starting Mon April 8th.  This will be done on a rolling BLOCK by BLOCK basis.  Anticipate block closure is 2 days for each block. This is for utility pole placement. *** As part of the Blue

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Tax deadline April 15

Posted on: April 10, 2019

Please be reminded that your local city tax return for tax 2018 is due by midnight of April 15, 2019. Postmarked (if mailed) by April 15, or dropped off at the city bldg.  There is a drop box in the municipal parking lot. Office hours are Mon - Fri 8 am

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Recycling data (2018)

Posted on: April 10, 2019

Thank you for your recycling efforts ! In 2018, the Deer Park residents recycled 334.96 TONS & composted (yard trimmings) 677.07 TONS, diverting this from the landfill.  This is about a 25 % diversion rate.  For every ton that is

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Duke Energy Pipeline Open Public Hearing

Posted on: March 13, 2019

FYI: RE: Duke Energy proposed gas pipeline: The Ohio Power Siting Board is hosting an Open Public Hearing on Thursday, March 21st from 3PM-8PM at UC Blue Ash Muntz Hall (9555 Plainfield Rd, Blue Ash OH 45236) to allow statements from members of the affected

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Youth Mental Health First Aid Course @ Amity

Posted on: March 13, 2019

Sat April 6th, 2019. 8 am - 5 pm  Youth Mental Health training for adults who work with youth (teachers, coaches, parents, etc.)  Contact Mrs. Karle, at Amity School, 513-936-6282, to register. Click here for informational

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Planning Session

Strategic Planning Session

Posted on: January 28, 2019

On Saturday, January 19th, City Council members, Elected Officials and City Staff members participated in a Strategic Planning session to discuss an action plan for the City of Deer Park. The meeting was facilitated by Ohio Plan Management Resources. There

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Deer Park Alumni and former students

Posted on: January 18, 2019

Attention former Deer Park Students/Alumni: There is a monthly gathering at the Francis R Healy Community Center for all those that attended Deer Park Schools.  Meet Ups are generally the 2nd Wednesday of the month, at noon. Next two gatherings

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