Frequently Asked Questions
1) What are the villages office hours?
2) What are the Police Dept. Clerk hours?
3) What are the public works hours?
4) Is there a utility emergency number to call for after hours?
5) What are the Cridersville Historical Museum hours?
6) Does the Village of Cridersville have an income tax?
7) When are the monthly Council Meetings?
8) Does the village have a leaf pick up plan in the fall?
9) What are the park hours?
10) What kind of sports does the Village of Cridersville offer?
11) Does the village have a recycling program?
12) Does the village have a compost facility?
13) What are the library hours?
14) What is the curfew within the Village of Cridersville? 15) What to do when a Snow Emergency is issued?
16) Is there an ordiance regarding the length of grass or mowing grass?
Clerk's office hours: 10:00am-4:00pm Monday -Thursday (419) 645-5959
Water & Sewer office hours: 10:00am-4:00pm Monday-Thursday, 10:00am-12:00pm Friday (419)645-4883
Police Dept. Clerk's Office hours: 10:00am-4:00pm Mon.-Thurs. & Fri. 12:00pm-4:00pm (419)645-4111
*You can also reach the police clerk at the Water & Sewer office on Fri. 10:00am-12:00pm*
*All offices are closed for holidays*
The Police Dept. Clerk hours are Mon.-Thurs. 10:00am-4:00pm, Fri. 12:00pm-4:00pm
The Public Works hours are from 6:30am-3:00pm Monday-Friday (419)645-4169
*Closed for holidays*
If you have a utility emergency and the problem has occurred after our office or maintenance hours, please contact the Auglaize County Sheriffs Dept., at (419)739-6565. They will then contact a village crew member and relay to them of the problem.
Cridersville Historical Museum hours are 1:00pm-4:00pm on the 1st & 3rd Sundays of March-November
*Also open by appointment: (419)645-4782 or (419)645-4490
Yes, the village has a 1% income tax enacted since 2004
Monthly Council meetings are always on the second Monday of every month starting at 7:30pm at the Village Hall
Yes, through the month of November only, the village crews will pick up bagged leaves from residents within the village as long as they are placed by the edge of the street. No yard waste or sticks/limbs will be accepted.
All park hours are from:
6:00am-6:00pm November 21st-March 1st
6:00am-9:30pm March 2nd-November 20th
Athletics that the village offers are baseball, softball, and football
The Lions Club sponsors a monthly drop off for residents to come and drop off recyclables from 9:00am-11:00am on the first Saturday of every month unless noted. Residents can also drop off recyclables 24/7 utilizing the drop off doors on the East side of the Recycling Center.
The village does not have a compost facility but residents and purchase a punch card from the City of Wapakoneta and take the compost and yard waste to their facility.
Cridersville Library hours are 10:00am-7:30pm Monday, Closed Tuesday, 10:00am-7:30pm Wednesday, 3:00pm-7:30pm Thursday, Closed Friday, 10:00am-12:30pm Saturday, Closed Sunday. (419)645-5447
Curfew for 15 years old and younger are to be in by 10:00pm and to be out no earlier than 6:00am everyday. Kids ages from 16 to 17 are to be in by 11:00pm and to be out no earlier than 6:00am Monday-Thursday. On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, kids ages 16 to 17, are to be in by 12:00am and out no earlier than 6:00am.
A Snow Emergency will be issued when the Village has received 4" or more of snow. Residents that live on Main St. and/or anyone else with vechiles parked on Main St. must be removed and be removed from 6:00am-6:00pm. Residents also have to remove snow and ice from their sidewalks within the first 4 hours of daylight.
Yes, ordiance #174.50 states that any yard that is 8" or taller is in violation. Ohio Basic Code #93.27 indicates that no one should liter into the street, which includes blowing grass into the street which is also a violation.
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