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Tunes on Tappan Summer Concert Series
Friday Evenings from June 21 - July 26
6pm-8pm in Tappan Square
Stay tuned for the band line-up!  For more info:
2023 City of Oberlin Halloween Parade & Spooktacular
Friday Evenings from June 21 - July 26
6pm-8pm in Tappan Square
Bouncy Houses, Games & Activities, Arts & Crafts, 
Face Painting, Caricature Artist, CLE Cotton Candy, 
Food Trucks, and More!
Stay tuned for more details!  For more info:

Chalk Walk is FREE to participate in and all ages & skill levels are welcome!
Pastels and other supplies are provided at information tables throughout downtown.

Community Energy Savings: Smart Thermostat Program

The City of Oberlin, through its partnership with AMP, is participating in the Community Energy Savings Program,
which is designed to help reduce energy use during times of high electric demand and lower energy costs for the
community.  As part of this program, OMLPS customers with eligible smart thermostats may enroll in the
Smart Thermostat Program to allow small, temporary adjustments to be made to their thermostats during
times of high demand. Enrolled customers may opt out at any time. 

Customers who enroll in the program will receive a $55 e-gift card! (Pre-Paid Master Card)
Customers who stay enrolled will also be entered into a drawing for a chance to win an additional
$250 e-gift card at the end of each summer season!

For more information, including a a list of eligible thermostats, and to enroll, click the buttons below:

2024 Keep Oberlin Beautiful Day

Keep Oberlin Beautiful Day activities will take place on Saturday, May 18th from 9AM-12PM. For volunteer opportunities, contact Recycling Coordinator Lori Sprosty. 

Call Lori Sprosty
EmailLori Sprosty

Dumpster Available for Extra Waste
Oberlin City Hall Parking Lot - 85 S. Main St.

Clean-Up & Flower Planting
All around Oberlin

Tire & Styrofoam Drop-Off
Green Acres Site - E. College St. & Oberlin Rd. 

Food Waste Composting Program Giveaway 

Residents participating in the City's Food Waste Composting Program can receive compost from the food waste collected in the program! To receive compost, please bring a truck or suitable container on Saturday, May 18th from 9AM-1PM behind the Wastewater Treatment Plant on St. Rt. 511. Those not yet participating in the program can sign up onsite and receive compost at the giveaway.  Limit 2 cubic yards. 

Questions? Contact Barnes Nursery:

Call Barnes Nursery

2024 Safety Town

The Oberlin Police Department will offer Safety Town sessions this summer for children entering Kindergarten in Fall 2024. Safety Town is a FREE program, but prior registration is required. Applications are available at the Oberlin Police Department or Oberlin Elementary School.

2 Sessions Available to Choose From: June 10-14 or June 17-21
Both sessions from 10AM-1PM at the Oberlin Elementary School

For more information, contact the Oberlin Police Department

Registration Forms and Program Details Are Available Online at or by contacting the Recreation Department at 36 South Prospect Street
Call the Recreation Dept.
Email the Recreation Dept.

Mosquito Control Program

Residents may pick up Mosquito Control Briquettes for FREE from the Public Works Department. The briquettes work in standing water only and prevent mosquito larvae from maturing to adulthood. For educational materials and/or Mosquito Control Briquettes, visit the Public Works Department (85 S. Main St.) or call 440-775-7218.

CallPublic Works Dept.