The Fairfield County Workforce Center to partner with Ohio University, Hocking College in Appalachian Semiconductor Education and Technical (ASCENT) Ecosystem through Intel grant funding
Coalition will collaborate to create pathways for increased student learning, workforce development in support of state’s growing semiconductor industry
Press Release: September 9, 2022

Invitation to Bid – Water Treatment Equipment at Jail Facility
The Fairfield County Commissioners are requesting bids for the ADDITION OF WATER TREATMENT EQUIPMENT in the Mechanical Room of the Fairfield County Jail located at 345 Lincoln Avenue, Lancaster, Ohio. The proposed Watts One-Flow treatment equipment will be added to the domestic hot water system in the upper mechanical room above the inmate area, and will involve relocating existing boilers and piping to accommodate the new configuration.
ITB for Addition Of Water Treatment Equipment
Addition Of Water Treatment Equipment Bid Drawings

Fairfield County Emergency Management Agency is looking for public feedback regarding severe weather events and personal preparation
Information gathered from this survey is anonymous and will be included in the Fairfield County Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan. This plan is required by FEMA and lists the natural weather events that affect Fairfield County as well as their impact. The plan goes further to outline strategies and projects jurisdictions within the county would like to take to reduce the impact and risk from these events. We understand we may not be able to stop the threat entirely, but reducing the impact is a win for everyone.

We appreciate the feedback from anyone that lives in Fairfield County. Feedback will be accepted through October 31st. If you have any questions, please contact Tiffany Nash at 740-652-7966 or
Online Survey

Fairfield County Board of Commissioners Seeking Applicants for Board Membership for the Fairfield County Board of Developmental Disabilities
The Fairfield County Board of County Commissioners is accepting resumes and applications for a vacancy on the Fairfield County Board of Developmental Disabilities.
Press Release: August 22, 2022

Fairfield County Requests Proposals for Economic Development Strategic Plan
As Fairfield County prepares for future growth, the county commissioners have announced they are seeking proposals for a comprehensive economic development strategic plan. The plan will focus on smart growth to ensure the county maintains a balance between its agricultural base and expansion of residential and commercial land.
Press Release: August 9, 2022
RFP Updates and Responses to Inquiries: 08.16.22

Fairfield County Board of Developmental Disabilities Superintendent John Pekar Announces Retirement
Fairfield County Board of Developmental Disabilities Superintendent John Pekar announced his intent to retire from his role effective December 31, 2022.
Press Release: July 21, 2022

Fairfield County Commissioners announce over $30 Million in American Rescue Plan Funding Grants

Today, the Fairfield County Commissioners are pleased to announce significant new subgrants and projects that will be funded utilizing the bulk of the $30,606,000 received from the American Rescue Plan (ARP). These 20 projects, along with others previously funded, were chosen to meet the mission of the ARP to promote workforce, housing, community safety, and aid businesses and non-profits impacted by the pandemic.
Press Release: June 21, 2022

Foster The Future: Portraying the fullness of family through day-to-day and life-defining moments
The mural depicts scenes in a young person’s life that are milestones or family moments that can be life-defining and also moments a child may not experience without a foster home or adoption situation. The scenes are as simple as a family dinner, learning to ride a bike, and as momentous as graduation.
Foster The Future

Summer Mosquito Control in Fairfield County
The Fairfield County Health Department (FCHD) announces the beginning of summer mosquito control in Fairfield County. FCHD practices an integrated pest management approach to mosquito control which includes trapping for adults, dipping for larvae, treating standing water with larvicide, draining breeding sites when possible, and spraying to kill adult mosquitoes when needed.
Press Release: May 24, 2022

Fairfield County Receives Four National Achievement Awards
Fairfield County has been recognized with Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs that strengthen services for residents.
Press Release: May 25, 2022

Fairfield County Awarded Top Workplace Honor
Fairfield County has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2022 honor by Columbus C.E.O. Magazine Top Workplaces.
Press Release: April 26, 2022

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