Recent News


City Commission Meeting 6:00 p.m.
The next meeting of the Gallipolis City Commission will be a regular meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 01, 2018, at the Gallipolis Municipal Building, 333 Third Avenue, Gallipolis, Ohio.


Fire Hydrant Flushing
April 9, 2018
Eastern, Maple Shade, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, Vinton, Neil, Ohio Avenues
Upper River Road

April 10, 2018
State Route 7 North, South, Neighborhood, Green Acres, Texas,
All Jackson Pike State Route 141, 218, 588. State Route 160 to State 
Route 35 to Bypass.

These areas will have their hydrants flushed between 8:00pm and 1:00am
Residents should be cautioned that some temporary discoloration of the water and low pressure may occur during these periods


Seasonal Jobs
The City of Gallipolis is now hiring for seasonal jobs.  Applications can be picked up at the Municipal Building, 333 Third Avenue, Monday - Friday, 7:30 - 3:45.


Welcome to the City of Gallipolis, Ohio, Web Site

Gallipolis (pronounced Gal ′ – a – po – lees ′ ) is a beautiful, small city located on the Ohio River in southeastern Ohio.  The name derives from the Latin – “Galli” for Gaul or France and the Greek “polis” for city. It is familiarly known as “The City of the Gauls” and The Old French Settlement.” Settled in 1790 by men and women from France – the group popularly known as the French 500 – it has a rich historical background, much of which has been preserved in the Our House Museum. — Gallia County Historical Society


The City of Gallipolis is located on the Ohio River in Gallia County. Gallipolis lies 40 miles up river from Huntington, West Virginia, 58 miles northwest of Charleston, West Virginia, 50 miles west of Marietta, 109 miles southeast of Columbus, and 156 miles east of Cincinnati.
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