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Sycamore Street Road Closure

Sycamore Street, between Railroad Avenue and Route 72, will be closed tomorrow (May 28, 2020) beginning at 7:00 AM. This closure is due to a water main project. Once work is complete tomorrow afternoon, the road will be reopened.

5/23/2020 Storm

We are receiving reports of multiple flooded roadways. The Public Works Department is out to help clear storm drains and address flooding.

Please do not attempt to drive through flooded roadways.

If you have a damaged parkway tree, please submit your address here. 

Please Complete the DeKalb County UNITES Survey

Please complete the DeKalb County UNITES Survey, here

The information provided by the survey will provide our small businesses and organizations in Genoa with valuable information about how customers/visitors/clients are feeling and how to encourage business/visits to make customers/visitors/clients feel comfortable. 

Summer Help Applicants Needed

The Public Works Department is seeking applicants for the position of Summer Help. This is an ideal position for high school seniors and college students to gain work experience. Job duties include mowing and construction type activities. Must be 18 years old with a valid driver’s license and be able to work in a team environment. This position involves physical labor and working outside throughout the summer months.

Applications can be submitted at City Hall in the dropbox in the west parking lot at 333 East First Street. 

Click here for the job posting. 

Municipal Building Closed to the Public

For the safety of City employees and our residents and based on recommendations from local, state, and federal health officials, the Municipal Center lobbies will remain closed. As of right now, the City Hall and Police Department lobbies are scheduled to reopen on June 1, 2020. The City will remain operational but services that are normally handled in-person will be handled via telephone, email, or mail.

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