Building Closure

The City building and Police Department will be closed to the public until further notice starting at 4:00 P.M. today, March 13, 2020. If you need to report a crime call the Police Department at 740-423-7631, and as always, if it is an emergency dial 911. Mayors Court...

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New “No Turn On Red” sign

The City of Belpre has added a new "NO TURN ON RED" sign on Washington Boulevard at the intersection of the Belpre Bridge. This sign was added on 1-13-20, because of some confusion with motorists wishing to turn onto the bridge from Washington Blvd. There is no longer...

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Unserviceable Flags Disposal

The Belpre Area Veterans will be having a Unserviceable American Flag Retirement on Saturday, June 15, 2019 @ Howes Grove Park from 9:00A.M-2:00P.M. Bring your unserviceable (faded, torn, ripped) American Flag to have it properly disposed of.

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Patrolman Testing

The Belpre Municipal Civil Service Commission will hold a COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION process for the purpose of filling an opening for the following job classification and for the following agency: CITY OF BELPRE – Patrolman (probationary) Rate of Pay: $18.77 hourly....

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Community Event

Community Event On September 8, 2018 from 11am - 3pm there will be a free community event sponsored by several local churches. "The Gathering" will be held at Civitan Park where there will be free food and games for all ages. We hope to see you there.

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New Traffic Pattern

New Traffic Pattern Please pay attention to the new traffic pattern on Main Street. We now have one northbound lane, one southbound lane, leaving the middle lane for turning only.

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Belpre Bridge Closures

BELPRE BRIDGE CLOSURES The Belpre Bridge will be closed to vehicle traffic traveling to West Virginia on Saturday August 18, 2018 at 7:30 A.M. for a few hours for the Parkersburg Half Marathon. The Belpre Bridge will also be closed to vehicle and pedestrian traffic on...

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Self Defense Workshop for area High School Seniors

What: Self Defense Workshop for area High School Seniors. When: April 14th, 2018 from 9am-11am. Additional Information: Registration sign up is available at the Belpre Police Department. This class is open to area High School Seniors and will be held at the Belpre...

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Belpre Homecoming Parade

Just a reminder that if you are participating in the Belpre Homecoming Parade on Saturday August 5th, 2017 you need to be at the Belpre High School to line up BEFORE 9:30 A.M. as the roads will be shut down at this time. The roads will be shut down at 9:30 A.M. for a...

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Facebook Post

We were recently made aware of a post that has been circulating Facebook that is contributing to the distribution of false information. The Facebook post states that there is a tunnel located in Belpre that is being used to house women and young girls so that they can...

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Belpre Officer Job Posting

The Belpre Municipal Civil Service Commission is now accepting applications for the Civil Service Examination which are due no later than 4:00 p.m. Friday, July 7, 2017. The current open position for the City of Belpre is that of a Probationary Police Officer. Please...

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Belpre one of the top safest cities in Ohio

LendEDU recently released a report that highlighted the safest cities in Ohio and Belpre was ranked as one of the safest.   Using licensed data, each city’s crime index was rated against the state and national average crime index. And, Belpre has a crime index that...

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A free adult drug education presentation will be available to the public on February 7, 2017 at Portefield Baptist Church in Little Hocking, Ohio. A flyer for the event is attached below.

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AEP OHIO Maintenance

AEP OHIO Maintenance     PLANNED MAINTENANCE What:                        Line and equipment inspections When:                       Monday, January 9, 2017 until Friday January 20, 2017 Station/Circuit:      Belpre/Campbell Dr. (334-73) Notification:          ...

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Water Boil Advisory

Water Boil Advisory The Belpre Public Works Department announces a WATER BOIL ADVISORY for ALL customers residing in the Bellview, PARKVIEW, AND Valleyview areas and Farson St. north of State Route 50. Work to repair an electrical problem in the booster station...

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Traffic Signal Change

There is a new traffic signal change. On Pomeroy Pike going both East and West there are new stop signs at the railroad tracks. Please be aware of this change and stop at the stop signs. This change was mandated by the State of Ohio.

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Drug Awareness Presentation

Below is a flyer for a important Drug Awareness presentation being presented by the Belpre Police Department, Ohio Highway Patrol, and the Washington County Sheriff Office. The presentation will be at Porterfield Baptist Church on October 9th, 2016 from 6-8PM.

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Suspect Video

On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 about 30 minutes after midnight Cashland located on Washington Blvd. in Belpre, Ohio was broken into. The two suspects broke out the front door to gain access and made off with several items. Investigators have obtained surveillance...

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Peace Officer Basic Academy

Peace Officer Basic Academy: The Washington State Community College is starting The Peace Officer Basic Academy (POBA) on October 10th, 2016. If you are interested in getting into Law Enforcement in the State of Ohio this program is a requirement for employment as law...

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Drug Awareness Program

Below is a flyer for a very important community awareness event that will be held at Belpre High School on Thursday, July 28, 2016.  This is an adult only event, but childcare will be provided by The Ark of Belpre church for children from preschool to age 12.  We will...

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Armed Robbery Go-Mart

On Saturday, May 14th, 2016 around 0230 hrs in the morning the Go-Mart located at 206 Washington Blvd. in the City of Belpre was robbed. The suspect had a weapon during the robbery, but no injuries were sustained during the robbery. The suspect made off with an...

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Vehicle Break In’s

Over the last three nights there has been a rash of thefts from vehicles throughout the City. The number of vehicles entered is over 75 and climbing. ALL OF THE VEHICLES HAVE BEEN LEFT UNLOCKED which makes them an easy target for the thieves. PLEASE LOCK YOUR CAR...

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