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Director of Public Safety

The Director of Public Safety is the Appointing Authority for the Police and Fire Departments and ..... 

Signage Information

  • The Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) discourages Children at Play signage. The City will not post this type of signage on City streets. 
  • Handicap/Disabled signage will not be posted on residential streets within the City.

Dumpster Permits

If you are the property owner, or if you have the property owner's permission a Dumpster Permit is not needed for dumpster placed on your property. 

If the dumpster will be placed in the City of Barberton "right of way" you will need a Right of Way Permit

Examples of Right of Way: 

  • Tree Lawn or Devil Strip
  • Side Walk 
  • Street 
  • Alley 

Temporary Street Closure Permits

Temporary Street Closure Permits are permitted for the following types of events:

  • Graduation/Birthday Party
  • Neighborhood Block Party
  • Church or Non-Profit Event

Alcoholic beverages are strictly prohibited on City streets including within a designated area covered by a Temporary Street Closure Permit. 

A Temporary Street Closure Permit will not be issued for the following types of events: 

  • Repair work to driveway or driveway apron
  • Tree trimming or removal

Magics Alerts

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