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Recent News

02.19.2019

City Commission Meeting 6:00 p.m.
The next meeting of the Gallipolis City Commission will be a regular meeting and public hearing for the 2019 Proposed Budget, at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, at the Gallipolis Municipal Building, 333 Third Avenue, Gallipolis, Ohio.

02.18.2019

City Offices Closed Presidents' Day
City offices will be closed February 18, 2019 for Presidents' Day

01.31.2018

Kerr Memorial Fountain Bids

 At this time the City of Gallipolis has decided to postpone the bids of the restoration of the Kerr Memorial Fountain.

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Welcome to the City of Gallipolis, Ohio, Web Site

Gallipolis (pronounced Gal ′ – a – po – lees ′ ) is a beautiful, small city located on the Ohio River in southeastern Ohio.  The name derives from the Latin – “Galli” for Gaul or France and the Greek “polis” for city. It is familiarly known as “The City of the Gauls” and The Old French Settlement.” Settled in 1790 by men and women from France – the group popularly known as the French 500 – it has a rich historical background, much of which has been preserved in the Our House Museum. — Gallia County Historical Society

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The City of Gallipolis is located on the Ohio River in Gallia County. Gallipolis lies 40 miles up river from Huntington, West Virginia, 58 miles northwest of Charleston, West Virginia, 50 miles west of Marietta, 109 miles southeast of Columbus, and 156 miles east of Cincinnati.
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