¯ The Board of Directors for the Southeastern Ohio Port Authority will meet at 4 p.m. Wednesday. This meeting is open via conference call or in-person attendance in the Oak Room, Building 1 in Broughton Complex #1, located at 639 SR 821, Marietta. For call-in information, email email@example.com.
¯ Barlow Township will hold its year-end meeting at 9 a.m. Dec. 28. The 2021 reorganizational meeting will follow immediately.
¯ Palmer Township will hold its year-end meeting at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 28. The January meeting will be held at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 11, 2021.
¯ Salem Township will hold its year-end meeting at 7 p.m. Dec. 29 with the 2021 reorganizational meeting taking place right after. There will be no January meeting.
¯ Ludlow Township will hold a regular meeting at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 30. Budget and appropriations set. Organizational meeting 2021 to immediately follow.
¯ Watertown Township will hold a special meeting at 8 a.m. Dec. 31 at the Watertown Township VFD to conduct the year end business. The 2021 Organizational meeting will immediately follow.
¯ Acclaimed local pianist Jan Kaneff Randolph will perform classic holiday music from the grand parlor of The Castle and a special rendition of Silent Night at First Congregational Church Wednesday. The virtual performance is free with donations encouraged and can be viewed at mariettacastle.org/virtual-history-central.
¯ The Income Tax and Treasurer’s office is currently closed to the public until further notice. A drop box is located in front of the building. All taxpayers with a prearranged agreement should call the office at 740-373-4032 between the hours of 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. for further assistance or with any questions.
¯ Washington County Auditor Matthew Livengood has begun the process of a state-mandated reappraisal of all properties. There will be appraisers visiting properties throughout the county through the end of 2021. New values resulting from the reappraisal will go into effect Jan. 1, 2023, and will be payable on the 2024 tax bills. For more information, call the Washington County Auditor’s office at 740-373-6623 ext. 2142 between 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.