Category: City News

2022 Asphalt Resurfacing

Asphalt street, alley and parking lot resurfacing is scheduled to begin on or about August 11 and will take about two weeks to complete.  The following asphalt streets, alleys and parking lot will be resurfaced: (View Project Map) Schantz Avenue Dell Park Avenue Beverly Place Katharine Terrace Park Road Little Woods Road North/South & East/West … Continued

New Orchardly Park Pickleball Courts!

Our new pickleball courts at Orchardly Park are open to the public and available for play from dawn to dusk on a first come, first served basis. The tennis and pickleball courts are located on Delaine Avenue, between Orchard Drive and Wonderly Avenue. Press Release — Orchardly Park Tennis and Pickleball Courts  

Oakwood Sustainability Measures

Over the past several decades, the city of Oakwood has implemented numerous measures to address matters of the environment.  These measures have provided for the betterment of Oakwood and the greater community. Visit Oakwood Sustainability for a list and brief description of each measure, as well as a pdf document.

2022 Citizen Police Academy Full

The Oakwood Public Safety Department is no longer accepting applications for the 2022 Citizen Police Academy (CPA) as the class is full. The classes are scheduled to start on Wednesday, September 7. Applications for the 2023 class will be accepted next June. Visit Citizen Police Academy for additional information.

Watch Oakwood’s First Historical Marker Unveiling Ceremony

The Oakwood Historical Society, along with Oakwood City Officials, conducted an unveiling ceremony of Oakwood’s first historical marker on Saturday, May 14 in front of the Oakwood City Building, 30 Park Avenue, Oakwood. The first historical marker commemorates the 150th anniversary of when the first Oakwood homes were built in an area near the Oakwood … Continued

Trimming Along Sidewalks

Oakwood is a walkable community! Please do your part, and keep all trees, bushes and other vegetation trimmed away from public sidewalks. City regulations require that no branches, bushes or other vegetation encroach across any sidewalk, and that a clear path is maintained up to eight feet above the sidewalk. Please contact the Code Enforcement Officer … Continued

2021 Oakwood Annual Report

The city of Oakwood recently published the 2021 Annual Report.  The report highlights the major events of the previous year and provides information about each of the city departments, the public services provided to the Oakwood community, and community projects and issues.  It will be delivered to all Oakwood residential and business properties during the … Continued

Far Hills Storm Sewer Reconstruction

The February/March Oakwood Scene city newsletter included an article about a large storm sewer improvement project planned for construction in 2023.  It is titled the Far Hills Storm Sewer Reconstruction.  This stormwater infrastructure improvement project will take place on Far Hills Avenue around Greenmount Boulevard; on Dellwood Avenue between Far Hills Avenue and East Schantz … Continued

2022 State of the City Address

Oakwood Mayor Bill Duncan gave his 2022 State of the City address at the February 7 Oakwood City Council meeting. This address provides the Mayor an opportunity to report on last year’s successes as well as plans for the upcoming year.  

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