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City Commission Meeting 6:00 p.m.
The Gallipolis City Commission special meeting will be at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 22, 2019, at the Gallipolis Municipal Building, 333 Third Avenue, Gallipolis, Ohio.


Fire Hydrant Flushing Schedule
Monday October 21:   Eastern, Maple Shade Area,1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, Vinton, Neil, Ohio, Upper River Rd

Tuesday October 22:  S R 7(down River), Neighborhood Rd, Green Acres, Texas Rd, S R 141, 218, 588. All Jackson Pike, S R 160 To S R 35 bypass


Boil Advisory Lifted
The following boil advisory has been lifted as of 4:01 PM on 9/28/19 readmore


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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