NEWS & ALERTS

Have A Smartphone? Brimfield Police Have An App For You

The Citizens of Brimfield have access to a Brimfield police app that they can use to send in crime tips and link directly to our agency resources. The app is called My Police Department or MyPD, and it’s available for both Android and iPhone users. When you’re out in...

Recycle Update 1/29/2020

Hello all, Thank you for your comments! I always want citizens to have an avenue to ask questions, get answers to concerns or even rant a little, but let’s make sure we think of both sides of the matter. I may recycle, I may not, that’s up to me. I may think it is no...

Township Offices Closed- President’s Day

Township Offices Closed- President’s Day

Brimfield Town Hall, Fiscal office, Zoning Department, and Parks and Recreation Department will be closed on Monday, February 17th in observance of Presidents’ Day. Offices will reopen on Tuesday, February 18th at 7:00 am.

Groundhog’s Day for kids program

Groundhog’s Day for kids program

Children accompanied by an adult will join Parks and Recreation Director Cassie Weyer for stories and activities to celebrate Groundhog’s Day followed by an optional short hike (weather permitting). Recommended for children ages 3 to 6. Children must be accompanied by...

Valentine’s Paint Night – CANCELLED

Valentine’s Paint Night – CANCELLED

February 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Carla Russell of Rooted in Love Paintings will instruct participants to create their own unique Valentine’s Day – inspired painting to take home. Tickets are $30.00 per person and include costs of instruction and all materials. Tickets...

Backyard Birds Open House

Backyard Birds Open House

January 19, 2020 11 am - 1 pm Are you an amateur ornithologist or a total bird nerd? Join Park Director Cassie Weyer at the Brimfield Community Center on Sunday, January 19th to learn how to identify common Ohio backyard birds and tips to attract them to your feeders!...

Santa on the Fire Truck Gift Delivery

Santa on the Fire Truck Gift Delivery

Please drop off wrapped gifts to the Fire Department located at 1333 Tallmadge Road and include the following information with each gift: Child's Name Address Phone Number Deadline for drop off is Wednesday, December 11, 2019 by 4 p.m.

Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa

Brimifeld Police Breakfast with Santa will be on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. Located at the Brimfield Applebees's, 220 Tallmadge Road, Brimfield, Ohio. Children - 2 & under free. Children 3-12 $6.00. Adults $9.00. All proceeds will benefit Shop with a...

Brimfield Community Christmas & Tree Lighting

December 1, 2019 from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm Admission: Free, suggestion donation of 2 non-perishable food items for the Food Cupboard Santa, kids crafts, refreshments, and more For more information click here: Brimfield Community Christmas

Fall Harvest Festival

Fall Harvest Festival

Friday October 18th 6-8 PM Lions Park -4484 Edson Road $1.00 per ticket. Tickets available at the Town Hall (cash only) Ticket includes hot dog, apple cider, and all activities.  

Creatures of the Night- Night Hike

Creatures of the Night- Night Hike

Tuesday, September 17th 7:30 to 9:00 pm Lions Community Park - 4484 Edson Road Learn about nocturnal animals on a guided night hike through Lions Community Park. Bring a flashlight and wear waterproof hiking shoes. Bug Spray is strongly recommended.

Brimfest Parade Route

Adjustment to the Brimfest Patriotic Community Parade Route: The Brimfield Patriotic Community Parade will start on State Route 43 at the Brimfield Elementary School The Parade Participants will travel South on State Route 43 to Tallmadge Road Turning East (left) on...

Brimfest Paper Shredding Event

Brimfest Paper Shredding Event

Friday, September 13, 2019 from 11am to 1pm at the Brimfield Police Department Parking Lot The truck will shred up to five grocery bags of confidential paper per person. Volunteers will unload your vehicle. For full details about this event click here: Brimfest Paper...

Brimfest

Brimfest

Friday, September 13th - Sunday, September 15th Rides & Games, Contests & Demonstrations, Food Vendors, AND MUCH MORE Free Admission and Parking

Brimfield Fire Department Senior Luncheon

Brimfield Fire Department Senior Luncheon

Enjoy friends, family and our community at your local fire department! Please bring your favorite dish to share. Hamburgers and hotdogs are provided. Lunch will be served at 11:30, please come early to visit the vendor tables and get your seats. For full details click...

Paint Night Ticket Sales Extended

Paint Night Ticket Sales Extended

Class size has increased for Paint Night on Thursday, August 8th. Tickets are $25.00 and can be purchased at the townhall. Click here for more information: Paint Night flyer

Portage County Memories – Share your photos

Portage County Memories – Share your photos

The Record Courier is partnering with local historical society’s and readers on a new pictorial history book. The book is called “Portage County Memories: A Photographic History of the Early Years.” The Record Courier is inviting readers to participate in the project....

Paint Night Ticket Sales Extended

Paint Night

Paint Night led by Carla Herrera on August 8, 2019 at 6pm. Paint night will be held at Lions Community Park under the Honeychuck Pavilion. Tickets cost $25.00 and may be purchased at the Town Hall Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm. For more information click here:...

School is out for Summer

The Township wants to remind everyone that school is out for the summer. Please take extra caution when commuting to and from work, lunch, and errands. Please be attentive to those riding bikes, walking, jogging and to children playing. Have a fun and safe summer!

Fungi Walk

Learn fungi fun facts and identification tips on an easy 1.4 mile walk.  June 26, 2019 from 6:00 pm to 7:30pm at Lions Community Park. For more information about the Fungi Walk click here: Fungi walk flyer

Touch A Truck

Touch A Truck

Brimfield Township will be hosting its second annual Touch-a-Truck event Saturday, June 15th from 11-2pm in Lions Community Park. Get up close and personal with fire trucks, police vehicles, construction equipment, military vehicles and more! This is a free event that...

BPD Paper Shredding Day

BPD Paper Shredding Day

The paper shredding day will be on June 5th from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Brimfield Police Department parking lot. It’s time to clean your home or business of accumulated paper.  Please bring all of your newspapers, junk mail, envelopes, phone books, magazines,...

Community Center Open House

Community Center Open House

See the latest renovations and plan your next event at the Community Center Open House on Friday May 24th, 2019. The open house will be between 5:30 – 7:30 pm and light refreshments will be provided. There is no cost but donations will be accepted. Community Center...

Nixle Notification System

Nixle Notification System

The Nixle notification system is now available to Brimfield Township residents. There is no charge from the township for this service, but message and data rates may apply if you choose to receive alerts through your cell phone and/or smart devices.The system allows...

Sue Fields Spring Clean Up

Take advantage of this free opportunity to declutter around your home, garage or shed! Saturday, April 27th, 2019 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at Edson Park. Please NO yard waste! Hazardous Materials Will NOT be permitted! For Questions call: 330-678-0739

Community Pancake Breakfast

Community Pancake Breakfast

The Brimfield Township Fire Department is hosting a community pancake breakfast. Breakfast will be on Saturday April 13, 2019 from 7 – 9:30 am at the Brimfield Fire Department. Breakfast will include pancakes, sausage, and coffee. The fire department will be serving...

Brimfest Paper Shredding Event

Senior Citizen “Scams”

Hosted by the Kelso House Museum & Brimfield Historical Society. Join BPD Officers for an informational presentation for the benefit of our community seniors. This presentation will take place on Thursday, April 4th, 2019 at 1pm. This is a free event and open to...

Parks and Recreation Monthly Meetings

Parks and Recreation Monthly Meetings

Brimfield Township invites all residents to attend the Parks & Recreation Monthly Meeting!  Come out and see what is in store for 2019, give suggestions, feedback, and any other ideas you might have.  The meetings are held the 3rd Monday of every month at 6:00 pm...

Brimfield Township Trustees Meetings

Brimfield Township Trustees Meetings

The Brimfield Township Board of Trustees Meetings will be held every other Wednesday at 8:00 a.m. in the Meeting Room at the Brimfield Township Administration Building, 1333 Tallmadge Road, Kent, OH  44240.  The next Board of Trustees meeting will be at 8:00 a.m. on...

Community Center Now Available for Rent

Community Center Now Available for Rent

The Community Center in the Lions Park on Edson Road is now available for rent!  The maximum occupancy of the facility is 49 people.  You can find more information on rental costs as well as a video of the facility by following this link: ...

Parks and Recreation Monthly Meetings

Brimfield Township Seeking Parks & Recreation Director

Applications for a full-time Parks and Recreation Director for Brimfield Township are being accepted.  Selected applicants will submit to pre-employment drug testing and background check. The salary range is $31,000.00 to $40,000.00 per year depending on level of...

Brimfield Township Seeking Fiscal Office Assistant

Brimfield Township Seeking Fiscal Office Assistant

Applications for a full-time Fiscal Office Assistant for Brimfield Township are being accepted.  Selected applicants will submit to pre-employment drug testing and background check. The salary range is $31,000.00 to $40,000.00 per year depending on level of experience...

Snow Parking Ban in Effect December 1, 2018

Snow Parking Ban in Effect December 1, 2018

The Brimfield Township Road Department has begun plowing and salting the roads due to our recent snow and ice events.  Beginning December 1, 2018, and continuing until March 1, 2019, the snow parking ban is in effect. You must remove your parked vehicles from the...

Brimfield Fire Department Senior Luncheon

BFD Santa on the Fire Truck Gift Delivery

The Brimfield Fire Department's annual Santa on the Fire Truck Gift Delivery will take place on Saturday, Dec. 22 and Sunday, Dec. 23. The deadline to drop off gifts is Wednesday, December 19 by 4 pm.

Reminder about Fall Burning in Brimfield

Reminder about Fall Burning in Brimfield

As we fall into the autumn season, the idea of bonfires, campfires and burning of leaves naturally become foremost in our minds. We are often questioned about what type of burning is allowed and what is not. For most residences in Brimfield, burning leaves is NOT...

Road Department Preparing for Winter

Road Department Preparing for Winter

The Brimfield Township Road Department is preparing for winter and the first step was receiving close to 300 tons of salt last month.  Hopefully, they will also hire a new employee.  The employee is NOT a new position but rather to replace a former employee. One item...

Field Local Schools Quality Profile

Field Local Schools Quality Profile

Field Local Schools are proud to showcase the things that make Field an outstanding school district with their Quality Profile. Any resident can benefit from this information, especially non-parents. Please visit the following link to see just what makes Field a great...

Show Your Falcon Pride Banner Sale

Show Your Falcon Pride Banner Sale

The Big Red Community is selling banners to be showcased on telephone poles along State Route 43 near the Field Local and Suffield Schools. Forms are available online or can be picked up at the Town Hall in Brimfield.

Howe Road & St. Rt. 43 Traffic Signal

Howe Road & St. Rt. 43 Traffic Signal

At long last, the traffic signal at the intersection of Howe Road and State Route 43 is in service!!  Brimfield Township Trustees and residents have petitioned ODOT for years for a traffic signal at that intersection and they finally listened!  While we are all...

Edson Road Paving Begins

Edson Road Paving Begins

Edson Road's paving has begun! Edson Road will be closed to all through traffic from I-76 to Sherman Road today.  Emergency vehicles, school buses. and residents only will be permitted.  On Thursday, Sept 6, weather permitting , Edson Road will be closed to all...

Brimfest 2018

Brimfest 2018

This year's Brimfest will be held September 20-23.  The Military and Veterans Appreciation Parade will be Saturday, Sept. 22 beginning at 10 am with a Memorial Service immediately following the parade.  For more information, please visit the Brimfield Chamber of...

Brimfield Township Trustees Meetings

Help Kids Succeed School Supply Drive

  The Brimfield Community Cupboard and partners, the Brimfield Police Department and the Faith United Methodist Church Women's Ministry, is gathering school supplies for an August distribution to Brimfield children in need. Each year it becomes a bigger challenge...

Brimfield Township Trustees Meetings

Brimfield Police Department Vacation House Check

The Brimfield Police Department is pleased to soon provide an online portal via their website (www.brimfieldpolice.com) for our residents to safely and securely submit Vacation Watch information online, which will be directed to their Department and to their officers...

Brimfield Township Seeking Fiscal Office Assistant

Brimfield Police Department Helmet Smart Campaign

Once again, our Brimfield Police Department is partnering with AAA and Frank's Drive-In to promote bicycle safety for our kids via the Helmet Smart Campaign. As officers are out and about over the summer months and they see kids wearing safety helmets, officers may...

Brimfield Township Seeking Fiscal Office Assistant

Updated: Brimfield Township I.T. Internship Job Posting

Brimfield Township, is seeking to hire a current student or recent graduate of a baccalaureate program in the field of Information Technology, Computer Engineering Technology, Computer Science, Digital Science or related field.  Current student candidates should have...

Community Center Progress Update

Community Center Progress Update

The demolition is completed at the Brimfield Community Art and Nature Center on Edson Road. Great progress has been made and we are excited to move forward. But there is still a lot to be done before the center can be opened, including plumbing, electrical, flooring,...

Scam Alert

Scam Alert

Someone calls claiming to be Ohio Edison, and threatens to turn off your power in 30 minutes