Street Light with Flower Basket, Village of New Concord, Ohio

Welcome to the official website of the Village of New Concord, Ohio. Here you’ll find everything you need to learn about our community, from moving in and making a home to doing business with us. Whether you’re already a resident or business owner or considering becoming either one, this web site is here to help. And, of course, feel free to give us a call at 740-826-7671.

Founded in 1828, our village is as unique today as it was nearly 200 years ago. We offer a wonderful blend of a quiet, easy lifestyle that’s located within easy reach of major interstate transportation and some of Ohio’s best urban areas. It’s a great place to get away from it all without getting too far away.

Welcome to our village and enjoy our website. If you are new to our community, please view our “New Concord Welcome Packet” for detailed information about the Village.

Village News

Recruitment for Police Chief

The Village is seeking applications for the position of Police Chief. The successful candidate will be community-focused and committed to working in partnership with community members and leaders; have leadership, management and interpersonal skills; have impeccable integrity, ethics and professionalism; demonstrate abilities in personnel management, budget preparation and resource management. The ideal candidate will uphold the mission and vision of the Village and set an example for the members of the police department.

For additional information, please see the Police Chief Position Description and the Police Chief Recruitment Brochure.

Food Truck on Main Street

New Concord residents have a new dining option! Smokin’ Joe’s Burritos has opened for business and features burritos, burrito bowls, and nachos. It is located at 155 West Main Street.

Smokin’ Joe’s is a food truck – a first for the Village of New Concord. This was allowed by the New Concord Village Council under a special 90 day trial, during which time the Village is collecting feedback from residents of the Village and patrons of the food truck as to their thoughts and opinions.

Burn Permits

Please be aware that open burn permits must be submitted to the New Concord Fire Department 72 hours prior to burning. Burn permits are available at Village Hall during normal business hours, Monday through Friday, 8 AM-4:30 PM.

Recycling In The Village

The recycling bins have been moved to the Maintenance area behind the EMSD Bus Barn/District office. You access it off Lower Bloomfield just past the John Glenn School Road turn off. They are visible from Lower Bloomfield Road. Thanks for helping us to keep New Concord Clean!!!

Employment Opportunities




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