To help us stay Focused, United and Alive, we will fly our holiday flags
(barring severe weather) 7 days a week, 24 hours a day!
Welcome to the Village of Alexandria website. If you are viewing on your mobile device, looking at the H0me page in landscape (sideways) view may provide a better viewing experience.
Alexandria Fun Days
Alexandria Fun Days‟ will return this year and are scheduled for July 15th, 16th and 17th!
The community parade will be held on Saturday, July 17th with the line-up beginning at 10:00am in front of Martin Trucking, on Route 37 just north of the Village, and will step-off at 11:00am
You can see more details by checking Alexandria Fun Days on FaceBook and in the Mayor's newsletter on the From the Desk of the . . . page.
Check more Licking County Events in Commissioner Tim Bubb's newsletter.
Help Wanted, Maintenance
The Village of Alexandria is looking for a part-time multi skilled maintenance person. Plumbing and electrical experience is a plus, snow plowing, and leaf removal will be required. As well as standard building maintenance, painting, drywall, and such. Any street maintenance experience would be a definite asset. Must be able to lift and carry 50 lb. bags of salt or cold patch. Must have a valid driver license and be able to pass a criminal background check as well as drug and alcohol test. This will be a 10 hour a week position at $18.00 per hour. The Village of Alexandria is an equal opportunity employer.
New Businesses Coming to Alexandria
Welcome to The Plant Collective which is now open. Stop in and see Amanda and Brian. Read more about the Plant Collective on our Shop Local page.
Maynards, an upscale thrift store is opening August 3rd.
Dirty Dawgs - Dirty Dawg’s BBQ! is coming to Alexandria sometime this August! They will have a wide range of sandwiches with all the traditional sides plus a few of their own, as well as ICE CREAM! They will initially serve from their food truck while they build a deck for patio seating around the existing building (formerly The Village Taco) at 7 East Main St. Their 3-year plan is to build a sit-down restaurant next to the former Village Taco on the corner of S Liberty and E Main St and turn the original Taco building into an ice cream stand.See you there for the Grand Opening!
Licking County Farm Tour 2021 – Saturday, June 19th
On Saturday, June 19th a special farm tour will visit the Watts Family Farm on Moots Run Road (Alexandria) and Timbuk Farms north of Granville.
According to Farm Bureau officials, registration and breakfast will be from 7:30 till 8:30 at the Watts Farm, where the tour begins. It is a self- driving tour from 8:30 till 12:30. Tickets are $12 each or $20 per couple.
To purchase tickets call 740-452-2356. (Farm Tour shirts are available for $5 each and you must preorder by June 4th).
Sponsors of the Tour include the Ohio Farm Bureau, the Ohio State University Collage of Food, Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, and the Licking County Soil and Water Conservation District.
COVID-19 Updates and Information
In these ever changing times, it is imperative that we keep up with the latest updates.
Click here to see the latest information from the Ohio Department of Health.
Click here to see the latest information from the Licking County Health Department including how to schedule an appointment to get the vaccine.
In addition, for those who Facebook the Licking County Health Department has posted information at. https://www.facebook.com/lchealth
As we slowly begin to reopen, please continue to practice safety procedures and stay healthy.
Alexandria is a picturesque village in St. Alban's township, Licking County, Ohio. The village was founded in 1830 by Alexandria DeVilbis and has a population of around 600. We are proud to be the home of the highly rated Northridge School District. Alexandria is an active and vibrant community. Please visit the History of Alexandria page to learn about our rich heritage.
Our mayor, village council members, township trustees and award-winning fire department are working hard to insure a safe and high quality of life for all the citizens of the village and township.
We invite you to explore our website and learn more about what our community has to offer.
Special thanks to Scott Olmstead for providing many of the pictures used on our slide show, our photo gallery, and our Shop Local feature. He provided hundreds of pictures from which to choose. Find Scott's information under Photography in the Shop Local section of Around Alexandria.
See the FROM THE DESK OF THE... page to see the latest news from Alexandria's Mayor, Jim Jasper and Licking County Commissioner, Tim Bubb.
The Licking County Health Department (LCHD) announces the beginning of summer mosquito control in Licking County. LCHD 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.
When needed, LCHD sprays to kill adult mosquitoes, weather permitting, during dusk hours from an LCHD marked vehicle.
For upcoming weekly mosquito spraying schedules, check the Licking Co. online events calendar and social media, such as Facebook and Twitter.
Bothered by ROBO calls?
Please visit our Helpful Links page to read the news release from the Ohio Attorney General regarding ROBO calls and tips to help avoid being scammed.
GRANVILLE CONSTRUCTION PROJECT UPDATE
Work on SR 161/37 that will impact anyone travelling to and from Granville or Newark was begun on May 04, The construction will continue into 2021. For details, click here to see a map of the affected interchange and more traffic information from ODOT. Ramps are beginning to open up.
The Licking County Food Pantry Returns to Alexandria!
4 West Main Street
Alexandria, OH 43001
Village Offices open on Mondays 1:30 - 4:30 startint August 16th.
PO Box 96
Alexandria, OH 43001
Mayor and Village Administrator Office Hours by appointment.
Call (740) 924-2539.
Pay Water/Sewer Bills online. Visit the Online Payments page.