Money to fund most of $1.3M project on Market Street
By William Kincaid
CELINA - Mayor Jeff Hazel on Monday night announced the state has awarded the city a substantial grant to cover most of the costs of the "long-overdue" West Market Street reconstruction project, likely in the summer of 2019.
In what he called a major milestone for the city, Hazel said the Ohio Department of Transportation's Small Cities Program has agreed to pay 95 percent of eligible costs up to $1.3 million. [More]
CELINA - The former Breakaway RecPlex that closed in July 2009 may reopen, at least in part as a restaurant and/or bar by a new owner, according to city officials.
City council members on Monday night offered no objections to a new liquor license permit application by Holiday Sports LLC, 6301 U.S. 127, to the Ohio Division of Liquor Control. Mayor Jeff Hazel confirmed the site as the former Breakaway RecPlex. The business' active CEO is listed as John Chilimigras. [More]