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Welcome to the City of Mount Vernon, Ohio!

Upcoming Events
City Council Meeting Monday, June 14 begins at 6:30 p.m. (Click for Live Stream)
Hiawatha Water Park scheduled to open May 29, 2021 (Click for more details)
Street Sweeping Schedule for May 24 – May 28 (Click here to view schedule)
2021 Recycling Events Offered by Solid Waste District (Click for More Info)
Mayor’s Message

Welcome to the City of Mount Vernon, one of Ohio’s Best Home Towns! There is a hopeful and genuine community spirit and partnership among the residents and various organizations that make Mount Vernon a special place to live, work, play, and raise a family.

Historically, we have a rich entrepreneurial spirit, find ways to reinvent, reuse, and repurpose aging infrastructure, and work together as a community to take care of our neighbors, friends, family, and visitors to our city. I urge you to stop into our different places of business, experience a variety of wonderful restaurants and retailers, explore our spacious and charming parks and bike paths, and recharge your spirit by taking in a show, concert, or art class downtown to connect with our delightful city.