Welcome to Newcomerstown, Ohio, located on the original Delaware Indian capital of Gekelmukpeckunk ( Say that three times fast) in southwest Tuscarawas County. Our history is visible everywhere with our two museums, a working 19th century hardware store and remaining parts of the Ohio Canal. Our village (pop. 3,822) is a progressive and promising location for residents and businesses alike, providing excellent fire, police, EMT, water, and waste water departments to the public. The Newcomerstown Industrial Park provides all the land and infrastructure necessary to supply any industry’s requirements. Come visit us soon!
We are having our first real winter storm of the year. With the winter weather here, remember that we do have a Snow Ban for when we have 3 or more inches of snow. All vehicles must be off the streets in town. The Street Department has the authority to have vehicles towed so the street can be cleared safely. Now's the time to make a plan of where to park your vehicle(s) before the snows arrive! Please share thisRead More
The first week on the job has been interesting to say the least. Lots to learn and lots to get updated about. I am meeting the people who work for the village. Many of them I know through the schools or from meetings this past year. During the next weeks' posts, you will get to meet them too. A picture and a little bio will be posted so that you have a face with a name. We have good people whoRead More