St. James News

Yard waste pickup begins for the summer

    The city of St. James has begun picking up yard waste from residential homes for the year, giving residents a chance to clear their yard of limbs, leaves, and other debris. Pickup began this month and the St. James Street Department will pick up every first Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday of each month.

The deadline for memorial brick purchases is April 15

    Those interested in purchasing a memorial brick to be engraved for the veterans’ memorial have until April 15 to return forms to organizer Bob Smith. The memorial honors veterans, including their name and information, and Smith hopes to have a recognition service on Memorial Day.

City receives dam inspection

    A year after a new spillway was constructed at the St. James City Park, an inspector from the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) visited St. James to view the Lake Scioto dam in total, finding there are some improvements needed before the next inspection, but the findings were in the city’s favor.

Farmer’s Market & Tailgate Flea Market now open on weekends

    The St. James Chamber of Commerce and Visitor’s Center has opened the Farmer’s Market & Tailgate Flea Market for the season. Come out to visit the Tourist Center on Friday and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. to see all the wonderful items our vendors have to offer.