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Racing for Recovery had a nice display of support in Rossford on October 22, 2022! City Hall along with the Rossford Police Department hosted the Racing for Recovery event. Many took a little time Saturday morning, October 22, to cheer on participates in this event. Racing for Recovery, based in Holland, Ohio, is a non-profit organization with a mission to prevent substance abuse and improve the quality of life for addicts and their loved ones by promoting a lifestyle of health, fitness, and sobriety. Check out the event listing for race, route, and details of the Rockin’ Rossford Race!
For participation information for future races, visit runtoledo.com.
The Rossford Police Department is seeking lateral transfer candidates for the position of patrol officer. To qualify, officers must have a minimum of 2 years prior full time employment as a police officer, and have a maximum age of 40 years. Lateral transfers do not need to test or complete a physical agility test. Starting rate of pay is $31.25 for 2 years prior experience and $33.12 for 3 years prior experience. We also have an excellent benefits package.
Patrol Officer Application Details
The City of Rossford is seeking an exceptional individual to join our team in the position of Finance Director.
Contruction Ramp Closures
The NB I-75 ramp to Miami St & Miami St to NB I-75 ramps are closing on August 15 for 75 days. The posted detours are below.
- NB I-75 to Miami St: NB I-75; Exit 201A – Collingwood/Erie St; SB I-75; Exit 199 – Miami St
- Miami St to NB I-75: SB I-75; Exit 198 – Wales Rd; NB I-75
During this closure both ramps will be removed and replaced. Also, the existing I-75 bridge over Miami St will be demolished and the new NB I-75 bridge over Miami St will be finished. When the ramps open back up, there will be some minor traffic pattern changes that will help improve the interchange movements. Questions, call 419-666-0210.
All City Council Meetings begin at 6 PM (as of December 2021), unless otherwise stated. Meetings are open to the public and livestreamed on our YouTube Channel!
Upon entering City Hall, social distancing is encouraged and masks are optional.
The Rossford Civil Service Commission announces an open Competitive Examination on Saturday, January 7, 2023 at 8:00 am
We’re hiring! Check out the requirements below!
Public Works Operator
Familiarize yourself with the two different types of sewers in Rossford: Sanitary Sewer and Storm Sewer.
Sanitary Sewer – carries water discharged from in-home plumbing such as sinks, toilets, bathtubs and showers.
Storm Sewer – water from a rain or snow event.
If you are experiencing sewer backup in your home, please call Northwestern Water & Sewer District at 419-354-9090 to determine if your Sanitary Sewer & Storm Sewer are still combined. If they are, this could be the source of your sewer backup. Some homeowners may be eligible for Sanitary Sewer Grant Program money to assist them in correcting this issue. Please see the link below for more information.
Pick up of one bulk item weekly through Waste Management needs to be scheduled by calling City Hall – 419-666-0210. Update of acceptable items are listed under the Department tab.
For information on Flu Shot and Covid-19 Vaccine Clinics, call Wood County Health Department in Bowling Green 419-352-8402.
Alzheimer Support is a free service that assists Rossford families who have loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. To learn more, visit their website.
How to Get to Rossford, Ohio Located at the intersection of I-75 and I-80/90 in northern Wood County. 8 minutes south of downtown Toledo. Conveniently located to several major metropolitan areas: 1 hour from Detroit, 2 hours from Cleveland and Columbus, 3 hours from Cincinnati and less than 4 hours from Chicago.
- Rossford Ohio – Located at the Crossroads of America, I75/I80-90
- Located in the Industrial Midwest of the U.S.
- At the intersection of two major Interstate Highways I-75 and I-80/90.
- On Lake Erie, the largest source of fresh water in the nation.
- About an hour’s drive from Detroit, Michigan and Detroit International Airport