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Property Rate Vote for EMS and Fire on the Ballot in May

New Carlisle’s City Council members voted Wednesday on a proposed property tax increase to support the city’s fire and EMS department. The council is looking for a $3M, five-year levy to be placed on the May 8 ballot. Council members unanimously voted recently to place the property tax levy on the ballot this spring. This levy comes on the heels …


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New Carlisle SR 571 Reopens After Silo Collapse

February 5, 2018 New Carlisle fire officials said they expect Ohio 571 to reopen by 6 p.m. following the grain silo collapse last month. The Clark County transportation administrator on Jan 30 had extended the closure of Ohio 571, so crews would have more time to clean up the scene, according to the Ohio Department of Transportation. The reopening had …


Cleanup Continues in Grainery Collapse

Crews continue to clean up corn after a major grain silo collapsed January 22. After tons and tons of corn spilled out of the grain silo, residents in New Carlisle, Ohio couldn’t believe what happened. The spill took down power lines and poles, knocking out electricity to surrounding homes. An investigation into the collapse is ongoing. Authorities in New Carlisle …

Silo Collapse Shuts Down SR571 and Causes Power Outage

A silo collapse along State Route 571 has sent about 10,000 tons of corn onto an Ohio road, along with power outages to nearby homes and businesses, shutting it down for days. Emergency crews first responded to calls of an explosion at the Miami Valley Feed & Grain Co. in New Carlisle late Sunday night Jan 22nd. Fire officials say …