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Easter Egg Hunt in the City Park
The Junior Women's Club will have games and a bake sale at 10:00 am on the State Street side.  The Easter Egg Hunt will begin at 11:00 am.  The Easter Bunny will be on hand to visit each child and have photos taken with him.


Women's Cancer Screening
Free women's cancer screening.  March 20th, 9:00 am to 3:30 pm, Gallipolis City Park.  Sponsored by OU Community Health Programs and OSU James Cancer Center. readmore


City Commission Meeting 6:00 p.m.
The next meeting of the Gallipolis City Commission will be a special meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at the Gallipolis Municipal Building, 333 Third Avenue, Gallipolis, Ohio.


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


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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