U.S. Geological Survey facility proposed for ConAgra

Get all the details from the Sandusky Register article here.

By | August 21st, 2019|Announcements, City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

City Finance Minutes from 8-14

The City's Finance Committee met last night (8/14) to review the first half of the year and to discuss the 2020 budget. Highlights from the meeting include the following: -Review of income tax collections and projections -Increase of the State’s gas tax and its local impact -Capital and debt financing -The 2020 budget process In [...]

By | August 15th, 2019|Announcements, City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

City Council Minutes from 8-13

The Huron City Council met on Tuesday, August 13, 2019, to conduct the following items of business: - Newly appointed Councilmember John Jones took the Oath of Office. - Council voted to appoint Councilmember Glen Ginesi as the Vice Mayor. - Entertained a presentation from the Huron Joint Port Authority regarding a development proposal for [...]

By | August 15th, 2019|City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

HFD Ruggles and Bower Recognized

At the August 13 City Council Meeting, Firefighters Charlie Ruggles and Kevin Bower were presented with the Award for Heroism from the Ohio State Fire Marshal. The award was given for their actions “on May 6th of this year, when personnel were dispatched to a mutual aid call for a vehicle submerged in water in [...]

By | August 14th, 2019|Announcements, City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

Road Closure – Williams St. RR Tracks

*Road Closure* Norfolk Southern has notified the City that it will be closing the Williams St. crossing to conduct routine maintenance starting Thursday, August 15th at 7:30 AM. The crossing will be closed through Wednesday, August 21st at 10:00 AM. If Norfolk Southern provides additional updates, we will keep the community posted.

City Seeking Appointment to the Erie County Board of Health

The City is accepting applications from interested residents to serve as the City's representative on the Erie County Board of Health to fill the unexpired term through August 31st, 2023. Please find the application and more information by following the link here. Applications are due to the Clerk of Council by Friday, August 16th, 2019 [...]

By | August 12th, 2019|Announcements, City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

City Council Agenda Packet Posted

The agenda packet for this Tuesday's City Council meeting has been posted to the City's website (follow the link here). The meeting is at 6:30 PM. There is also a Finance Committee meeting on Tuesday in the Conference Room at 5:00 PM.

By | August 12th, 2019|Announcements, City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

Huron FD Receives Award

Congratulations to Huron Fire Department for being recognized with the 2019 American Heart Association Bronze MissionLife EMS recognition award. EMS are an extension of our Heart Care Team. We thank them for their commitment to providing better outcomes for patients!

Nickel Plate to Reopen

Nickel Plate Beach in Huron reopened today after the city closed the beach following two recent deaths. The city also made some changes at the beach, read about them in this Sandusky Register article here.

Traffic Update from Huron Police and City Offices

Huron Police Announcement - *PLEASE SEE NEW POST WITH TRAFFIC UPDATE* Cleveland Road West from Rye Beach Road to Jim Campbell Blvd. is currently under construction. A barricade and a road closed sign is posted at Rye Beach Road for east bound traffic. The construction crews will work in sections. If you drive upon where they [...]

Huron fills vacant council seat

Read the details on council's newest member and the upcoming election in the Sandusky Register article here.

Safe Routes to School Project Starts 8/2

Crews are finalizing the construction schedule and layout for the upcoming Safe Routes to School sidewalk project on Cleveland Road West. The project includes installation of a new sidewalk along the southern portion of Cleveland Road West from Rye Beach Road to Jim Campbell Blvd. The project is slated to start in earnest August 2nd and [...]

Missing woman’s sister pleads for safety at Nickel Plate

Read the details in the Sandusky Register article here. Both the Huron Pier and Nickel Plate Beach are closed to the public until further notice.

Tornado Sirens

The Tornado Sirens are due to waterspouts spotted on Lake Erie and a funnel cloud that was observed in the south east corner of the county. Keep and eye on the sky and be safe.

Huron Fire Fighters Thank Parade-Goers

Thanks to the generosity of Huron River Fest parade-goers, the Huron Professional Firefighters, IAFF Local 4168 were able to donate $886.88 to the MDA of Northeast Ohio through the annual Fill the Boot campaign. For 65 years, firefighters across the country have been “Filling the Boot” for Muscular Dystrophy. The money that is raised funds research for new treatments, [...]

By | July 18th, 2019|City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

River Fest Parade

Check out the Register photos here.

By | July 18th, 2019|City of Huron, Events, Local News|0 Comments

River Fest photos

See if the Register caught you having fun at the River Fest here.

By | July 18th, 2019|City of Huron, Events, Local News|0 Comments

Swimming in Lake Erie can be dangerous

Have fun but play it safe. Check out the recommendations from Firelands Regional Medical Center via the Sandusky Register here.

Huron Named Boat Lover’s Paradise by Cleveland Magazine

Check out the article and beautiful pictures here.

Boat Basin and City to Add More Fireworks in 2019

Check out this summer’s (and now winter’s ❄️) fireworks schedule! Two new shows were added in addition to the Red, White & Blues Bang and @huronriverfest show. August 3 will commemorate the 20th annual All Classics Boat and Car Show and December 7th will be new for this year’s annual Winter Fest. All shows are at the [...]

Fourth of July Celebrations Set for July 6th at the Basin

Join the celebration at the "Red, White & Blues Bang" -Huron Boat Basin, on SATURDAY, July 6th. Entertainment features The Kingbees, 6pm - Rachel Brown & The Beanick Playboys, 8:30pm, and FIREWORKS at 10:15pm!

Huron Looking for RFI Bids

The City of Huron is requesting submissions of interest for development considerations on the City-owned parcel located at 508 N. Main St. Please see the attached Request for Interest (RFI) for more information on criteria and timelines for submissions. Submissions are due no later than Friday, July 19th. There will be a Q&A meeting on [...]

Second Week of Safety Town a Success

Huron Parks & Recreations put on another terrific program for incoming Kindergarten students. The 8-day planned curriculum program helped familiarize children with the school setting while learning important safety lessons.

News and Updates from the City of Huron

Interested in getting email updates from the City? Follow the link here to subscribe and get all the latest info!

Lake Front Market to open this Saturday

We are thrilled that the Second Annual Lake Front Market will be open on Saturday, June 8 from 10am - 6pm at Lake Front Park.  Here's what you need to know. Parking: In addition to street parking, there will be parking available at all public parking lots near the basin & lighthouse pier, Port Huron [...]

City of Huron looking for Executive Administrative Assistant/Clerk of Council

*Employment Opportunity* The City of Huron is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Executive Administrative Assistant / Clerk of Council. The position will provide support to the City Manager's Office and City Council, among other administrative duties. Follow the link for more information including the job description and application instructions.

Lake Front Market Reveals Map

Huron Chamber of Commerce is proud to bring all these talented business owners to Lake Front Park on Saturday, June 8th.  

Fall Ball at Fabens

It may seem early ... but NOW is the time to secure a spot for the 2019 Fall Ball @ Fabens League! LEAGUE SPACES ARE LIMITED! Don't delay your registration. Team Registration (sorry, no individual registrations) information is available here.

Baseball Camp Coming to Huron

Baseball Camp with the Huron High School Coaching Staff begins on June 10th -- Register now to sharpen skills and have FUN with the "big kids" (Huron HS Team members) helping with camp! More information and ONLINE REGISTRATION link athttps://www.cityofhuron.org/government/departments/parks-and-recreation/programs

Track Camp Dates Available

Time to fly! Register now for Track Camp, June 5-7th. More information and online registration link at https://www.cityofhuron.org/…/departments/parks-an…/programs

Boating Season Kicks Off in Huron

We are excited to kick-off the Boating Season -- a great way to recognize National Safe Boating Week is to take a few minutes to review Safe Boating tips on the ODNR Watercraft website -- http://watercraft.ohiodnr.gov/…/safe-boating-campaign-remin…

Nickel Plate Beach Opens 5/25

Fun times ahead! Nickel Plate Beach "official" opening is tomorrow! Please take a few moments to review posted SAFETY information at the Beach. Reminder: $6.00 daily parking fee; season parking passes also available at the Entry Gate. Throughout the season, Erie County Health Department monitors water with results posted here

Re-Dedication of HHS Varsity Baseball Field

There was a special re-dedication of the HHS Varsity baseball field this coming Monday May 20th, 2019 at 4:45pm. The field will be renamed Campbell - Klein Field in honor of the late and legendary Jim Campbell of Huron, and highly decorated WWII veteran and lifelong Huron resident Dick Klein. Mr. Campbell is well known [...]

Youth Sport Camp Sign Ups Available

Don't delay registration in Youth Camps--SPACES ARE LIMITED! The Sports Camp schedule includes Track, Baseball, (Golf is FULL), Tennis, Cheer, Soccer & Basketball Camps -- Plus Summer Day Camps and Arts & Crafts Camp. Details and online registration link here.

Spring 2019 Parks and Rec Schedule

Happy to see some sunshine and busy getting ready for FUN Spring events. Programs and Youth Camps require pre-registration - details here. As in the past, Boppin' on the Basin is Free Admission --thank you to Key Bank for their sponsorship!

New Life Ring Buoys at Ramp

Huron River Boat Access Ramp has two new life ring buoys thanks to Fish Huron. Please Boat Smart from the Start!

Swimming Lesson Schedule Announced

Swim Lesson registrations are now available online here. Class spaces are limited; if a class that you would like to attend is Full, please email your information to [email protected] -- this will allow us to notify those interested (by email) if a slot opens, for first-come, first serve registration.

Advertising at Fabens Park

Fabens Park is one of the busiest places in Huron during season! The Advertising Banner program is a great opportunity to have your business logo and message featured in a family-friendly atmosphere! Learn how easy (and economical) it is to participate here.

Sandusky Register Readers Choice Awards are Back

Be sure to visit the Reader's Choice Award Nominations and VOTE FOR YOUR HURON FAVORITES!! Click here to visit their website.