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, November 06, 2018, at the Gallipolis Municipal Building, 333 Third Avenue, Gallipolis, Ohio.


Fire Hydrant Flushing
The Following schedule will be used for hydrant flushing in Gallipolis:

Monday Oct 15:  
Eastern Ave, Maple Ave, First, Second,                                                 Third, and Fourth Avenues. Vinton, Neil,
 and Ohio Avenues, Upper River Rd.

Tuesday Oct  16                                                                                                             7 South(down river),
Neighborhood Rd, Green Acres,
Texas Rd, St Rte 141, 218, 588.
All of Jackson Pike, McCormick Rd,
St Rte 160 to St Rte 35 Bypass


Boil Advisory Issued
Lifted as of 2:10 PM on 9/20/18
Eastern Ave & Upper River Rd (from Ohio River Plaza to Silver Bridge Plaza)


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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