Artino Named Mayor

Get introduced to our new mayor, Sam Artino through the Sandusky Register here.

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

City Council Packet Available

City Council will be meeting on Tuesday, December 10th at 6:30 PM. The packet for the meeting can be found on the City's website (here). The City's Finance Committee will be meeting at 5:30 PM in the conference room.  

By | December 10th, 2019|Announcements, City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

Photos from Winter Fest – Were You Spotted?

Check out the photo gallery from the Sandusky Register here.

City Council Minutes from 12/2

City Council met on Monday, December 2nd at 5:30 PM. The packet for the meeting can be found on the City's website (link here). At the December 2 City Council meeting, the newly elected members were officially sworn in and the Council chose a new Mayor and Vice-Mayor. Congratulations to those newly elected and re-elected [...]

By | December 3rd, 2019|Announcements, City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

Register now for the 2020 Dawg Days at Fabens

The Dawg Daze Girls Softball Tournament, sponsored by Huron Parks & Recreation, will be held on July 31-Aug. 2, 2020 at Fabens Park. Age Divisions are 10U, 12U, 14U, 16U and 18U. This will be our 20th ANNUAL tournament! We are proud that this well-respected tournament draws teams from multiple states as well as Ohio, [...]

Winter Fest Saturday, December 7

As you "kick-off" the holiday season -- add the Huron Winter Fest on December 7th (2-7pm) to your celebration schedule! Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive at the Boat Basin at 2pm --Free carriage rides will take you down N. Main to a wide variety of activities -- from cookie decorating to Santa's Market. FIREWORKS [...]

New Edition to HFD Fleet

This past week the Huron Fire Department took delivery of our newest addition to the fleet, a 2020 Freightliner M2 chassis with a Life Line Emergency Vehicles Highliner ambulance box. “413” has been placed in service and will be the front line ambulance out of Station 1. Adding this ambulance to our fleet allows us to have [...]

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

Marijuana case settled in Huron

Read the Sandusky Register article here.

Huron FD Completes Diver Certifications

Over this last weekend, four Dive Team members completed their Public Safety Diver certifications with New Wave Scuba From New Wave Scuba's Facebook page Congratulations to: William Evert, Tyler Sams, Judd Ernst, Chris Folger, Charles Ruggles and Dana Portentoso on your PADI PSD (Public Safety Divers) certification last weekend at Whitestar Quarry. Instructors Patrix Heschel and [...]

Save the Date – 2019 Winter Fest

It's not too early to mark Dec. 7th on your holiday calendar! In partnership with the CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, we are excited to expand the Winter Fest to include more fun activities, including Fireworks! We will continue the tradition of Santa and Mrs. Claus visiting with children at the HURON BOAT BASIN! Check the Huron Parks [...]

Huron Lighthouse Lighting Project Moves Forward

Crews completed the majority of the work necessary for the Huron Lighthouse lighting project. There are still minor tweaks being made to the system but we hope to have it up and running very soon. The City did a demo last night and will be doing a few more demos soon. #huronohio #greatlakeplace #huronlighthouse #lighthouse

Election Day Concludes in Huron

For all the details on the 2019 election, read the two Sandusky Register articles below. Three newcomers win Huron council seats, Dike re-elected Dewey elected to Huron Township fiscal office

HFD Recognizes Anniversary Dates

During the month of November, the following personnel are observing the anniversary of their original hire dates: Firefighter Nick Thaxton - 11 years (10 Full-time) Firefighter Gia Gennari-Lynch - 6 years Firefighter Austin Gardner - 5 years Firefighter Kegan Lobsinger - 3 years Firefighter Erik Hansberger - 3 years Firefighter Chuck Smalley - 3 years

Huron might save this year’s Festival of Lights

Get the details on the Sandusky Register here.

City Council Debate Available Online

City Council Candidate Debate held by Sandusky Register at Huron High School on Wednesday, October 23, 2019. Click the link here to be directed to Youtube to watch the debate.  

By | October 29th, 2019|Announcements, City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

Leaf Pickup Started

The City's annual curbside leaf pick-up program officially began 10/28. For more information, click here to check out the flyer that was mailed out earlier this month. The Street Department will be making regular sweeps of the community with hopes of hitting each area at least twice during the program window. As a reminder, this [...]

By | October 29th, 2019|Announcements, City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

City Leaf Program Starting

This season's leaf pick-up program begins on October 28th. The program is conducted on a rotating basis similar to last year. The program is scheduled to run through December 6th (weather dependent). For more information, check out the City's website!

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

Huron City Council Agenda Packet Available

The Huron City Council Agenda Packet for the next meeting (Tuesday, October 22nd) is available for viewing on the City's website. City Council will also be holding a work session prior to the meeting at 5:30 PM in the small conference room. Follow the link to take you to the Legislative page of the City's website, which includes the current packets for the [...]

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

Did you get your latest email alert?

Check out the latest email news alert (link below)! Updates include the information for Tuesday's Council Meeting, Work Session and City Manager Update, an update on the latest edition of the newsletter, a link to information regarding this fall's leaf pickup program, and notice for the citywide Trick or Treat date/time. Also, if you haven't [...]

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

Fall Yoga Starting at the Boat Basin

Fall Yoga, held indoors at the Boat Basin Marina building, is underway! Tuesday evenings, 6-7pm. Class is designed for all skill levels - BEGINNERS WELCOME! The current session runs through Dec 17th (10 weeks) - Registration Fee is $50 for current session ($5. per class) - Fee can be pro-rated per class. Arrive early to [...]

Huron plans more safety improvements for Nickel Plate

Read more about the improvements in the Sandusky Register article here.

Annual Operating and Capital Budget

Staff has finalized the initial draft of the 2020 recommended operating and capital budget for the City. The City Finance Committee will be meeting to discuss the budget through the months of October and November (meeting schedule on page 10 of the book).  The book includes analysis and departmental goals and objectives, 10-year forecasts for the [...]

By | October 8th, 2019|Announcements, City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

Photos from the Candidates Forum

Thank you to all our candidates, volunteers, McCormick School, and voters who joined us at our Candidates’ Forum for a very informative evening!!

Ambulance Getting Finishing Touches

New ambulance 413 was at Station 1 yesterday, while making its journey from the factory in Iowa to have some final touches (lettering/striping, radios, computers, etc) put on in Akron. Shift #2 was able to perform the final inspection, take it for a ride, and most importantly, make sure it fit in its future spot. [...]

By | October 4th, 2019|Announcements, City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

Huron fire receives grant for new equipment

Huron fire relies on Self-contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) — the mask, oxygen tanks and harness firefighters wear — when responding to fire calls. Get the details in the Sandusky Register article here.

By | October 4th, 2019|Announcements, City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

Advertise Your Business at Pumpkin Fest

PUMPKINS FOR BUSINESS is a fun way to show your community spirit and benefit from FREE ADVERTISING at the Pumpkin Fest on Oct. 12th. More information can be found here.

Connect Over Coffee at Gathering Grounds

Connect over coffee with Huron City Manager Andy White and Huron Schools Superintendent Dennis Muratori. On Friday, October 11, from 9-10 at the Gathering Grounds Coffee House, the Huron Chamber of Commerce is once again sponsoring an informal public engagement opportunity for area residents. White and Muratori teamed up several years ago to offer citizens [...]

ConAgra Envision This Event

Huron City Council and the Huron Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the ConAgra Envision This event on Wednesday, September 18 at the ConAgra site. Developer/Broker reception will be held from 3:00 - 4:00pm. The event will open to the public from 4:00 - 6:00pm. The informal gathering will allow you to walk the site [...]

Building and Zoning Appeals Packet Available for 9/10 Meeting

The Board of Building and Zoning Appeals (BZA) is holding its regular monthly meeting on Monday, September 9th at 6:30 PM (City Hall). The agenda packet has been posted to the website here.

By | September 9th, 2019|Announcements, City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

City Council Packet Available for 9/10 Meeting

The packet for the next regular meeting of City Council (Tuesday, September 10th, 6:30 PM) has been posted to the website. Visit the City's website here to view the packet as well as legislation, minutes, and audio of previous meetings.

By | September 9th, 2019|Announcements, City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

Construction nearing conclusion at HFD Station 2

Exterior finishes are nearing completion at the Huron Township FD - Station 2 and interior rooms are beginning to take shape. Check out our Facebook page for the latest updates and pictures.

Reminder for City Garbage Bulk Pickup Schedule

*Garbage/Recycling/Yard Waste/Bulk Pickup Schedule Update* Due to the Labor Day holiday, weekly garbage, recycling, and yard waste pickup will be moved to Tuesday, September 3rd. Bulk pickup, which typically occurs on the first Monday of the month, will be moved to the following week - Monday, September 9th.

2019 Candidates Forum

Meet the local candidates running for office (Huron City Council, Township, Erie County and Huron School Board) presented by the Huron Chamber of Commerce and the Huron Public Library. All candidates have been invited to come and speak to attendees at the event. This is your opportunity to come and ask questions of the candidates. [...]

Boat to the Browns Scheduled

The City is partnering with the Lorain Port Authority and Jet Express Ferry to Put-in-Bay, Kelleys Island & Cedar Point to offer a fun way to head to the season opener for the Cleveland Browns - Sunday September 9! The trip departs the Huron dock at 9:30AM (please arrive 30 minutes early). Pickup occurs along the river wall [...]

City of Huron’s Electrical Aggregation Program

Starting this week, City residents may be receiving a letter regarding the City of Huron’s Electrical Aggregation Program. If you did receive this letter, it’s most likely because you are either not currently enrolled in the aggregation program or you are approaching the end of the 3-year enrollment period. In either case, if you would like [...]

By | August 29th, 2019|Announcements, City of Huron, Local News|0 Comments

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

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!

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.