Welcome to Delphos Ohio, America’s Friendliest City, a place steeped in tradition and heritage. We invite you to explore our website and plan a visit to our city.
Delphos offers an excellent quality of life which is illustrated in our welcoming neighborhoods, award winning school systems and diverse recreational opportunities. The city’s historic charm is displayed throughout our downtown area.
Over the next couple of days we will be experiencing significantly colder weather than usual. Remember to bundle up if you're headed outside!
Also, as a precautionary measure it is highly recommended that you allow your faucets to drip to help prevent the freezing of water lines.
Please read the National Weather Service Advisory below for more details:
Wind Chill Advisory
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1225 PM EST WED FEB 18 2015
STEUBEN-NOBLE-DE KALB-STARKE-PULASKI-MARSHALL-FULTON IN-KOSCIUSKO-
WHITLEY-ALLEN IN-WHITE-CASS IN-MIAMI-WABASH-HUNTINGTON-WELLS-
DEFIANCE-HENRY-PAULDING-PUTNAM-VAN WERT-ALLEN OH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANGOLA...FREMONT...KENDALLVILLE...
SYRACUSE...MENTONE...COLUMBIA CITY...TRI-LAKES...SOUTH WHITLEY...
FORT WAYNE...NEW HAVEN...MONTICELLO...BROOKSTON...MONON...
LOGANSPORT...ROYAL CENTER...PERU...GRISSOM AFB...MEXICO...
MELROSE...OTTAWA...PANDORA...KALIDA...FORT JENNINGS...VAN WERT...
1225 PM EST WED FEB 18 2015 /1125 AM CST WED FEB 18 2015/
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM EST /3 PM CST/
THIS AFTERNOON TO NOON EST /11 AM CST/ THURSDAY...
* DANGEROUS WIND CHILL VALUES BETWEEN 10 BELOW ZERO AND 25 BELOW
ZERO ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.
* PROLONGED EXPOSURE TO THIS EXTREME COLD CAN LEAD TO
HYPOTHERMIA AND FROST BITE IN 30 MINUTES OR LESS.
A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
SEALED BIDS will be received by the Safety/Service Director of the City of Delphos, Ohio, at the office of said Director until
12:00 O’CLOCK NOON, LOCAL TIME, MARCH 12, 2015,
for the following commodities:
1. Purchase of Chemicals
2. Purchase of Stone Aggregate
3. Purchase of Bituminous Materials
4. Purchase of Water Meters
All according to specifications on file in the office of said Director located at 608 North Canal Street, Delphos, OH 45833.
You may obtain a copy of the bid specs at www.cityofdelphos.com or by calling the Municipal Building at 419-695-4010.
Each bid must be on the bid form contained in the specifications and must contain full name of every person or company interested in the same and shall be accompanied by a certified or cashier’s check on some solvent bank or a proposal bond, satisfactory to the Director in the amount of $300.00, as a guarantee that if the bid is accepted a contract will be entered into and its performance properly secured. Should any bid be rejected, such check will be forthwith returned to the bidder, and should any bid be accepted such check will be returned upon the proper execution of the contract. The City of Delphos reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive any irregularities in any bid and to determine the lowest and best bidder. No bid may be withdrawn for a period of forty (40) days after the date of the bid opening.
By order of the Mayor of the City of Delphos, Ohio.
Safety Service Director
You can view the bid sheets by clicking the links below:
The City of Delphos, Ohio is accepting resumes for the position of Assistant Superintendent of the Water Department. The Assistant Superintendent shall be appointed by the Board of Control. Candidates must live in Allen, Van Wert County or a county contiguous to Allen or Van Wert County.
This is an administrative position responsible for assisting the Water Superintendent with the operation and maintenance of the Water Treatment Plant. The Assistant Superintendent will be required to represent the City, and be responsible for all water operations in the absence of the Superintendent.
Must have a valid Class III Ohio Water Operators license or an equivalent license from another State transferable to the State of Ohio. The Assistant Superintendent will be the Operator of Record with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency for the Water Treatment Plant.
Salary is set by city council.
Resumes must be received no later than noon February 17, 2015 and be addressed to:
City of Delphos
608 N. Canal St.
Delphos, Oh 45833