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In accordance with Governor Mike DeWine’s State Orders to minimize the community spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the City of Dublin asks residents who normally visit our city buildings for services to conduct their business online, over the phone or through the city’s GoDublin app. A drop box is available outside of City Hall for tax returns. As of Monday, March 16, 2020, the following city buildings are closed to the public until further notice:
  • City Hall, including Council Chambers (Council meetings will continue as scheduled live-streamed)
  • The Dublin Community Recreation Center
  • Kaltenbach Park
  • Fleet
  • Justice Center (Lobby is open for service)
  • Service Center
  • Development Building

City Services

Not Impacted at This Time. While City buildings are closed until further notice to reduce the community spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), City services are continuing as scheduled. That is subject to change during this rapidly evolving public health crisis. We will keep you posted on the City's response to this situation on our social media platforms and here on our website.


Public Meetings Dublin City Council meetings will continue as scheduled, but will not be open to public attendance. All Council meetings will be live streamed for the public viewing. However, watch for the opportunity to interact with City Council live. All Council Committee meetings and Council Board, Commission, and Committee meetings are postponed until April 13, 2020, unless otherwise noticed/determined.
  • All volunteer operations have been suspended, including Community Resource Officers
  • Dublin Citizen University has been cancelled

Tax Returns

The City of Dublin Department of Taxation has extended the due date for filing and paying your Dublin 2019 annual tax return and for individual and business taxpayers to July 15, 2020. First and second quarter estimated payments for tax year 2020 will also be due on July 15, 2020. If you have any questions, please call the office of Taxation at 614.410.4460 or visit: https://dublinohiousa.gov/taxation/

Development Department

Building permit activity can be conducted online at the links below. Counter staff are prepared to take your calls at 614.410.4670. If absolutely necessary, staff will meet in person by appointment only. Inspections will be scheduled online and by phone. Planning applications, submissions and review can be done online and/or with assistance by phone at 614-410-4600.

Dublin Cares: Connecting When it Matters Most

Our community is united in offering support to one another during the COVID-19 crisis. Learn how you can request help, share resources with those in need, or volunteer to help support our local social service providers..

Employer & Employee Resources

COVID-19 is presenting unprecedented challenges for businesses and the workforce. One Columbus, the economic development organization for the 11-county Columbus Region, has compiled a list of programs and resources available to employers and employees.

JobsOhio also has a list of resources for companies affected by the coronavirus.

Help protect the public against the spread of COVID-19: State Guidelines for Testing Employees

Ohio Resources for Economic Support for Individuals and families, small businesses and non-profits.

Franklin County Commissioners Announce Support for Struggling Small Businesses and Employees

MORPC Central Ohio Coronavirus Data Hub

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