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Planning Commission Special Meeting

The meeting scheduled Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 8:00pm, has been cancelled.

HRC Retreat

Saturday, Novemer 22nd, 1:00-5:30, Rooms A&B, Bryan Center, 100 Dayton St.

Public Notice

The public is invited to join the Village Manager at the John Bryan Community Center Rooms A&B on Thursday, November 20th from 6:00 to 8:00 to meet the finalists for the position of Assistant Village Manager.  

Village Council Meeting

Monday, November 17th, 2014 at 6:00pm, Council Chambers, Second Floor, Bryan Center, 100 Dayton St.

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Board of Zoning Appeals

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 at 7:00pm, Council Chambers, Second Floor, Bryan Center, 100 Dayton St.

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Employment Opportunity

Police Chief

Water Sourcing Discussion

Zoning Code Update

Interactive Zoning Code (PDF)

Recycling information


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Yellow Springs Station

Yellow Springs is a small town with a population of about 3,600. The Yellow Springs community is known for its recreational attractions, wonderful downtown shops and unique restaurants.

The community is culturally diverse and represents a wide range of political and social views with an emphasis on being open and friendly.

The area - and more specifically, the actual spring - was discovered around 1800 and quickly became a major attraction for those seeking its curative waters. For more than one hundred years, the town was a popular health resort with hotels, spas, boarding houses and a tavern to serve travelers on the nearby stagecoach road. With the completion of the Little Miami Railroad in 1846, Yellow Springs became the center of trade and recreation for the region.

The spring which gives our town its name still exists, but the spas, boarding houses and large hotels are long gone. The railroad has been converted into miles of biking trails for everyone to enjoy.

Today, visitors come for shopping, dining and recreation. The downtown thrives by offering an eclectic assortment of shops and restaurants. There is limited lodging available in Yellow Springs, so call in advance.