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Administration Office:
ph: 330-637-3916
400 North High Street
Cortland, Ohio 44410

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View the duties and information of Cortland's Mayor.
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City Council shall be composed of seven (7) members.
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The Charter of Cortland was adopted by the voters on November 4, 1980.
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Learn about Cortland's Planning, Zoning, & Building Commission
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Learn more about The Parks & Recreation Board.
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Learn about Cortland's Civil Service Commission
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Learn more about Cortland's Fire Chief.
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View & contact the Fire & EMS staff at Cortland's Fire Department
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Frequently asked questions from Cortland's Fire & EMS Department.
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Learn about Cortland's Chief of Police, David Morris
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View the Police Department's Weekly Blotter
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Frequently asked questions from Cortland's Police Department
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Learn more about Cortland's Service Director.
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View past, present & future Service Department projects.
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View the Service Department Members of Cortland, Ohio
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Zoning & Development: Requests, Commissions, Permits & Regulations
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Zoning MAP HERE
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View frequently asked questions about Cortland's Zoning Department
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Water/Sewer Billing
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Water System
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Sewer System
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Playgrounds, Sports Fields/Courts, Splash Pad, Skate Park, Sled Hill, Picnic Areas and more!
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Check out our Calendar of Events.
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View the local business directory for the City of Cortland.
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NEWSFLASH: Stay informed on your community!

  • City Council Meeting

    City Council Meeting

    Monday, December 3, 2018

    7:00 p.m.

  • Cortland Police Blotter

    Cortland Police Blotter

  • Thanksgiving

    Thanksgiving

    City Offices will be Closed Thursday, November 22nd and Friday, November 23rd

    Please Note ~ Trash collection/recycling will be operate on a one day delay due to the holiday.  

  • Toys for Tots

    Toys for Tots

    The Cortland Fire Department is accepting new, unwrapped toys at the Fire Station on Lattin Street through December 4th for the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program

  • Open Position ~ Part-time Police Officer

    Open Position ~ Part-time Police Officer

    Cortland Police are looking for experienced part-time officers. Officers are paid $14.00/hr and double time on holidays worked.  Officers shall receive a minimum of 3 hours should they be required to appear in court in an off-duty status.  They are issued a city owned firearm and radio and receive a $150.00/year uniform allowance.  Completed applications should be submitted to Officer Steve Orslene, Cortland Police Department, 400 N High St Cortland, OH 44410.

    Click here for an Application   Applications may also be picked up at the Cortland Police Dept/City Hall, 400 N High St, Cortland

  • City Council ~ 2018

    City Council ~ 2018

    Front Row - Patti Keller, President Deidre Petrosky, Vice-President Kevin Piros, Kathy Fleischer
    Back Row - James Edwards, Don Moore, Scott Rowley

    To contact a council member click here

  • OHIOCHECKBOOK.com

    OHIOCHECKBOOK.com

    On April 17 2018, Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel announces the launch of the City of Cortland online checkbooks on OhioCheckbook.com

    Pictured (left to right) Dan Risko (Treasurer's Office), Mayor Jim Woofter, Council President Deidre Petrosky and Finance Director Patti Gibson  

  • Water/Sewer Accounts Online!

    Water/Sewer Accounts Online!

    Residents may now access their water/sewer account online.  You may pay your bill online, view usage history, and enroll in autopay as well as eBilling. To set up a customer account, please visit https://cortlandoh.authoritypay.com.  You will need a CID (Customer ID number) and account number.  These numbers are on your new bill.  If you would like to set up an account online before you get your next bill, please call the city at 330-637-3916.
     
  • Veterans Memorial

    Veterans Memorial

    Stop by to view the new Veterans Memorial located at the City's Point Park on S High St ~ a place of honor, thanks, inspiration, reverence and great pride. Congratulations to the Veterans Memorial Committee for raising over $170,000 by selling engraved pavers & collecting generous donations from more than 500 individuals, businesses, service clubs and community groups, as well as receiving a $25,000 state grant. This was a community effort with many people and organizations working together. Cortland should be proud!

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The City of Cortland is a growing community - one that is moving ahead while still maintaining the charm that keeps us unique. We offer a growing retail shopping area, including a large variety of specialty shops. Because of our location, light industry is encouraged as we continue to expand. The city also has numerous professional services available for individual needs

Cortland is located in the heart of Trumbull County, adjacent to Mosquito Reservoir and State Park. State highways 5 and 46 are both accessible through the city. We are also a short distance from Interstate 80 via State Route 11.

The City is very proud it was ranked  #1 Place to Retire in the State of Ohio (2015 and 2016)#1 Safest Community in Trumbull County (2015) , one of the Top Ten most charming Villages/Small Cities in Ohio (2016), Top 50 Safest Cities in Ohio (2017) and featured in "Our Towns" of The Business Journal.

We are committed to providing the information our residents and visitors need about the city. Any questions, concerns or suggestions please feel free to email us by clicking the button to the right.

Administration Office:
400 North High Street
Cortland, Ohio 44410
              330-637-3916               

Office Hours:
Weekdays 8:00 to 4:30
(Closed 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. for lunch)

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