On Saturday, August 31, 2019, the 2nd Annual Tri-the-Heights Youth Triathlon will be held in Grandview Heights and Marble Cliff. In the Village, road closures will include part of First Ave. and Cambridge Blvd. (from First Ave. north to the north end of Cambridge Island). Parks & Recreation will provide barricades and signage for road closures. Police officers will be assigned at the intersections of both First/Cambridge and Third/Cambridge. No parking will be permitted on the segments of the roads noted as part of the triathlon route. The “No Parking” restrictions with be posted 48 hours prior to the event. Road closure and parking restrictions will be lifted as the triathlon segments conclude. On August 31, “No Parking” restrictions in Marble Cliff will run from 6:30 am to 9:30 am. Road closures will run from approximately 8:00 am to 9:30 am.
Register for the 2nd Annual Tri-the-Heights Youth Triathlon at https://hfpracing.com/race/tri-heights-youth-triathlon/.
The Grandview Heights High School Marching Band, under the direction of Chris Hermann, will hold its annual Music in the Park concert, Sunday, August 11, 2019 in Falco Park on Fernwood Avenue at 7 PM. Guests are asked to bring chairs or blankets. There is no rain date scheduled at this time.
Spring clean-up for Marble Cliff is May 10, 2019 (your regular trash day). Bulk items will be collected free of charge.
Residents should place their items at the curb. No paint, oil, tires, car batteries, construction debris, items with refrigerant or hazardous materials will be accepted.
Place small loose items inside containers for easier disposal. Please separate trash, wooden, and metal items as each are taken in different trucks.
Yard waste pickup starts the first Monday of April, which will be Monday, April 1. Please do not place yard waste along the street until that date. Yard waste will be collected each Monday, from April 1 through November 25, 2019, unless impacted by a holiday. Please note guidelines below.
If a holiday falls on a Monday, yard waste will be collected on TUESDAY, for that week. Holiday closings are advertised in the local paper, the week prior to the closing. Yard waste must be appropriately bundled or placed in biodegradable paper bags, and shall not be set out earlier than one hour prior to sunset on the day prior to pick-up. Bundles or bags shall be placed behind the curb at the street.
Tree limbs and shrubbery must be cut and bundled with twine or string (no wire, plastic or nylon string.) Bundles should be no larger than two feet in diameter, four feet long and weigh no more than 50 pounds.
Grass and plant materials must be placed in paper bags, not to exceed 30 gallon capacity and weigh no more than 50 pounds (no plastic or biodegradable plastics are permitted.)
Sod, soil, or dirt covered roots are not accepted.
Residents may use a refuse container for yard waste but weigh no more than 50 pounds and should not have limbs sticking out more than 12″ above the top of container. A “Yard Waste” sticker should be attached to the refuse container (available at Village Hall).
The Paul J. Falco Scholarship provides a scholarship opportunity to high school level students from the Village of Marble Cliff who demonstrate outstanding scholastic and leadership qualities. Beginning in 2019, the Scholarship is administered through The Columbus Foundation. For more information, click here.
The late Paul J. Falco, who served as Mayor of the Village for 36 years, was an ardent supporter of the Village, its residents, and the pursuit of life-long learning. The generosity of this endowment by Mayor Falco and his wife Bobbie Hall Falco provides the opportunity to recognize the talented youth of the Village of Marble Cliff. The Paul J. Falco Scholarship has awarded over $100,000 in scholarships to residents of the Village of Marble Cliff since its inception.
To be eligible, a student must be a high school level student, current resident of the Village and have lived in the Village for at least one year. Candidates must have a minimum 3.0 or better grade point average (on a 4.0 scale). Awarding the scholarship will be based on the applicant’s scholastic achievements (33%), character (33%), and service to school and community (34%). First priority will be given to candidates who have not received the scholarship in the past.
To be considered, a student must complete The Columbus Foundation General Online Application which can be found on here.
March 1 at 5:00 pm is the deadline for consideration of a scholarship in each year.
Individuals may make contributions to the Paul J. Falco Scholarship Fund at any time. Additional contributions will help the Scholarship grow and provide more opportunity for the recognition of outstanding students who live in the Village of Marble Cliff. To make a donation to the Paul J. Falco Scholarship Fund (3711), click here.