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West Chester’s Operational Budget presentation is available as a document and the 2019 Operational Budget Work Session video is also available to view.
01/16/2019 12:30 AM
Money Magazine calls West Chester “a quintessential family community—and an affordable one.”
12/18/2018 8:30 AM
The 2019 - 2020 Strategic Plan places significant priority on learning about the desires and interests of those who live and operate businesses in the community.
12/17/2018 1:42 PM
Thanks to residents and community stakeholders, West Chester Township was named to MONEY Magazine's list of America's top 50 "Best Places to Live" for a seventh time.
09/18/2018 12:10 PM
Access will be maintained for all residents who live on Fields Ertel Road within the construction limits.
07/12/2018 12:22 PM
A significant roadway improvement to Cincinnati Dayton Road in West Chester is slated to begin June 14. The road will be widened to add capacity and smooth out traffic flow through Olde West Chester, enhancing motorist and pedestrian safety.
Larry D. Burks, West Chester Township’s next Administrator, will take office in 2018.
12/04/2017 6:30 AM
West Chester’s checkbook is now available to view online with an easy-to-use platform powered by OpenGov.
10/25/2017 9:54 AM
Cincinnati's rich brewing history extends beyond the city limits with roots in Butler County, Ohio.
01/24/2019 10:27 AM
Three new full-time officers were sworn in Thursday, Jan. 17.
01/18/2019 10:15 AM
Formerly known as Union Township, West Chester’s roots as a community officially date to June 2, 1823.
01/04/2019 3:17 PM
Butler County Auditor Roger Reynolds presented the Ohio Auditor of State Award with Distinction for the 2017 audit year.
12/20/2018 3:58 PM
The prestigious Fire Chief's Award was last bestowed more than a decade ago in 2007.
12/12/2018 4:11 PM
WCPD wins first place awards for Top Team with Less Than 100 Sworn Members and Top National Team.
11/20/2018 4:03 PM
Kemba Credit Union to build, add 40 jobs in West Chester Township.
10/31/2018 1:18 PM
Closing doors at night helps slow the spread of flames; decreases heat, smoke and carbon monoxide levels; and increases the amount of time one has to escape in the event of a fire.
10/11/2018 1:05 PM
The Community Service and Problem Solving award is for honorees who, “go beyond the call,” by devoting themselves to an unusually high level of service to the community, engaging with others in a positive way to resolve issues.
09/13/2018 8:44 AM
The 2018 operational budget reflected decreasing the part-time personnel complement from 73 to 47 and adding six new career personnel.
09/12/2018 12:26 PM
Over seven years of service, Blek was deployed 463 times and logged more than 1,710 training hours.
09/11/2018 12:12 PM
West Chester Police Department and Butler County Sheriff's Office provide safety services to the Lakota Local School District and Butler Tech.
08/29/2018 10:00 AM