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Racing for Recovery participants  had a nice display of support in Rossford  this past October!   City Hall and Rossford Police Department are looking forward to working in the future with this nonprofit 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.

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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.

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Meeting ID: 836 4746 4724

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+1 929 436 2866


Rossford Citizen’s Police Academy
The Rossford Police Department is hosting a citizen’s police academy from September 7, 2022 to November 2, 2022. The class will meet on Wednesday nights from 6 to 8 at the Mark G. Zuchowski Safety, Zoning, and Planning Annex (229 Eagle Point Rd). The academy is open to all Rossford residents over the age of 21. Topics covered will include: department mission and core values; recruitment and hiring process; our local judicial system; domestic violence; police use of force; personnel complaint process; body-worn cameras; mental health and substance abuse strategies; traffic enforcement; vehicle pursuits; and demonstrations by the special response team and police canines. Highlights of the CPA include the use of a shoot / don’t shoot simulator, and a breakdown of a Rossford murder investigation. The class is limited to 20 participants. Online Registration Form


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

Open Examination – August 25 Civil Service Test for 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.

Inflow Infiltration Assistance Program for Homeowners


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.

About Rossford

  • 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

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