Candle With Care

Candles may be pretty to look at, but they are a cause of home fires — and home fire deaths. Remember, a candle is an open flame, which means that it can easily ignite anything that can burn. Candles are often ignited in homes to create the ambiance for parties and...

Unlimited Yard Waste Continues and Holiday Greenery Pick Up Begins

Yard waste pick up will resume on January 4 when it will be collected along with holiday greenery for the first three Saturdays in January. Rumpke will collect all greenery and any remaining yard waste on one of the following three Saturday dates: Saturday, January 4...

City Hosted Montgomery Quarter Groundbreaking

The City hosted a groundbreaking on Oct. 24 to kick off the long-awaited Montgomery Quarter project. Montgomery Quarter is comprised of approximately 21.5 acres on the east side of Montgomery Road at the terminus of Ronald Reagan Cross County Highway.The City has been...

EAC Collecting Stranded Holiday Lights and Extension Cords

The City of Montgomery Environmental Advisory Commission is expanding its monthly recycling collection for the months of December and January to include the collection of holiday decoration lights (stranded) and extension cords. Bring these items on either Dec. 21 or...

Congratulations to the 2019 Fall Season of Beauty award winner

The City of Montgomery Beautification and Tree Commission has awarded the 2019 Fall Seasons of Beauty award to Clinton and Diana Studt. The Studt home was adorned with fall foliage and decorations for Halloween. Beautiful flower boxes were planted with alternating...

Comparison of Area City Tax Rates

Did you know? The City of Montgomery’s one percent earnings tax became effective in January 1972.  With many years of careful money management and fiscal responsibility, the City has been able to keep the tax rate and allowable credit at one percent.  Surrounding...