Groveport, Ohio – Central Ohio's Hometown– is a growing central Ohio suburb in southeastern Franklin County. The community has a rich history, even predating the opening of the Ohio & Erie Canal in 1831 and the City’s incorporation in 1847. The community’s historic roots and proud heritage are still evident today. The immaculately restored Town Hall building at Main & Front Streets is the centerpiece for Groveport’s historic downtown business district.
Quality of life for both residents and businesses continues to be the Mayor and Council’s top priority. We pride ourselves in providing a state of the art recreation and aquatics center, an excellent arts and education program, a world class golf course, and services for both our children and senior citizens alike.
The City has experienced tremendous economic growth over the last twenty years because we have been dedicated to continuously promoting the City as a world-class place in which to do business with appealing assets, incentives and amenities.
Since January 1st there have been 40 fire fatalities in Ohio 11 of them have been children under 18 years of age. There has also been an increase in the number of fires due to the cold weather many of which have been related to space heaters. This week alone there were two such fires in Madison Township.
In response to this the Madison Township Fire Department has partnered with the State Fire Marshal's Office to provide information to the public on how to safely use space heaters, smoke detectors and how to respond to a fire in the home. This information at the links provided below.