Maumee

Volunteers Tackle Cleanup Efforts Along Maumee River

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — After spending a muggy morning cleaning up areas of brush along the Maumee River, a team of dedicated volunteers will return this Saturday to do more work. Using chainsaws, shovels and clippers, the group spent much of last Saturday morning cutting away branches and overgrown …

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Maumee Begins Arduous Task Of Correcting Sewer System Woes

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — There are no easy answers to Maumee’s sewer problems. As city officials grapple with fallout from news that for decades an excessive amount of sewer overflow has been illegally discharged into the Maumee River without being reported, residents and property owners are understandably angry. Many …

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Maumee Approves TARTA Proposal With New Conditions

Maumee City Council approved a motion that allows the Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority (TARTA) to change its revenue stream while also expanding its membership to include Lucas County; however, that consent came with a new set of guidelines. At the July 6 meeting, council voted 6-to-1 in favor of …

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Maumee Chamber Of Commerce Hosts Annual Golf Outing

The Maumee Chamber of Commerce had another successful golf outing on June 28 at Stone Oak Country Club. A total of 51 teams took part in the four-person scramble, with both morning and afternoon flights. The winning team from the morning flight included Ben Hildebrand, Mike Betz Eddie Charlton and …

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Maumee DORA Officially Opens In Uptown District

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — A ribbon-cutting on July 1 officially marks the kickoff of the uptown Maumee DORA, or Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area. Like many communities across the region, Maumee has implemented a DORA, which allows those ages 21 and older to purchase an alcoholic beverage from an approved, …

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Maumee Gearing Up For Large Independence Day Celebration

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — City officials are preparing for huge crowds at this year’s Independence Day fireworks, which is set for Saturday, July 3. “We’re anticipating the biggest crowd we have ever had,” said Maumee Mayor Richard Carr.  Last year’s event was canceled due to the pandemic, which could …

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