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Welcome to the City of Blue Ash contact us page. Below you will find general department phone numbers and email addresses.
Click here for City Council contact information.
Click here for Administration and Department Head contact information.
To report a problem or issue (street light out, problem pothole, etc.), click here to easily submit your concern online.

EMERGENCY (fire, police, life squad)


MAIN SWITCHBOARD (Municipal & Safety Center): General info, directions, history books, new resident packets, etc.


POLICE: Crime prevention, solicitor’s permits, traffic signal problems, vacation checks, security surveys, CodeRed emergency notification, request a police report or copies, traffic & criminal ordinance questions, bike patrol, etc.


MAYOR'S COURT: Traffic tickets, court procedures, ticket payouts, etc.


FIRE DEPARTMENT: CPR classes, smoke detectors, fire hydrants, reflective address plates, firehouse tours, fire safety inspections, child safety seat installation, blood pressure checks, fire extinguisher usage, underground storage tanks, fire lane violations, children’s programs, explorer program, etc.


SERVICE DEPARTMENT: (6131 Interstate Circle):
Appliance pickup; hazardous waste disposal; street maintenance/potholes; snow removal; sidewalks; right-of-way drainage, water, or MSD/sewer problems; curbside leaf pickup (mid Oct. - mid Dec.); curbside brush/chipper service; dead animal removal from public streets; street signs; dumpsters at Service facility; guardrails; and other public works related items.


PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT: Information on Construction Projects; Waste and Recycling Information, Missed Garbage Pickup, Traffic and Pedestrian Signal Operations, Rumpke Service Questions, Street and Right-of-Way Permits & Bonding; Public Bidding Opportunities and Bid Specs; Construction Contracts


ECONOMIC & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT: Planning & zoning, permits, property maintenance concerns, building inspection, garage sale permits, fence permits, Planning Commission, Board of Site Arrangement/Zoning Appeals, locate a business in BA, BlueAshAdvance website, Code enforcement, neighborhood revitalization program, etc.


RECREATION DEPARTMENT: Membership, classes, & league activity; swimming pools; outdoor tennis; fitness facilities; park shelter or room reservations; amphitheater & Nature Park; volunteer opportunities, admission fees/policies; gym hours; concert schedules; special event info; Veteran's Memorial & Towne Square events & info; historic Hunt House; etc.


GOLF COURSE (4040 Cooper Road): Tee times, greens fees, course conditions, golf lessons, pro shop, golf outings, golf leagues, Sandtrap Grill, catering packages, golf gift certificates, etc.


GOLF MAINTENANCE (3800 Mohler Road): Golf Course maintenance, landscaping tips, etc.  


PARKS & GROUNDS MAINTENANCE (6171 Interstate Circle):
Maintenance of all City property EXCEPT the Golf Course
(downtown, street medians, flower beds, Veteran's Memorial bricks, Sports Center, Nature Park, Towne Square/Vet Memorial, Sports Center - Crosley Field, etc.)


BLUE ASH SPORTS CENTER (11540 Grooms Road): Crosley Field, maintenance of parks grounds, etc.




TAX DIVISION: Tax forms, earnings tax, tax due dates, Blue Ash tax form assistance, etc.


FINANCE DIVISION: accounts payable questions, financial reporting, etc.


FACILITIES MAINTENANCE:  report street lights outages, city building maintenance, etc.

(513) 745-8538

HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICE: open positions, Civil Service testing, employment verification, EEO activities, etc.


CITY MANAGER’S OFFICE: General information, City Council, general comments or suggestions, Sister City program.


COMMUNICATIONS OFFICE:  All City websites, community calendars, newsletters, public relations, and media inquiries.


Blue Ash City Council

Marc Sirkin
Mayor, Ward 5
(513) 706-0499
Pramod Jhaveri
Vice Mayor, Ward 3
(513) 295-4456
Katie Schneider
Ward 1
(513) 401-5192
Brian Gath
Ward 2
(513) 609-4801
Jill Cole
(513) 256-0969
Jeff Capell
Ward 4
(513) 793-2772
Lee Czerwonka
(513) 745-8539

Blue Ash Administration & Department Heads

City Manager

David Waltz  (513) 745-8539

Assistant City Manager

Kelly Harrington  (513) 745-8503

Services Director 

Sherry Poppe (513) 745-8513

Parks & Recreation Director

Brian Kruse (513) 745-8570

Public Works Director

Gordon Perry (513) 745-8538

Fire Chief

Chris Theders (513) 745-8676

Police Chief

Scott Noel (513) 745-8555

Technology Officer

Dan Klapp (513) 745-6245

Project Manager

Ryan Noland (513) 745-8578

Executive Assistant,
Council Support

Julie Kipper (513) 745-8539

Communications Coordinator

Rachel Murray (513) 745-6240

Finance/Tax Officer

Matthew Sanders (513) 745-8511

Human Resources Officer

 Lori Chaney  (513) 745-8530

Economic Development Director

Dan Johnson (513) 745-8528

Planning and Zoning Administrator

Paul Kleier (513) 745-8542

Banquet/Golf Superintendent,
Cooper Creek

Josh Hettinger (513) 745-8649

Golf Professional

Anthony Andrews (513) 686-1280

Parks & Grounds Superintendent

Ken Kaskocsak (513) 686-1272

Golf Superintendent

Scott Kincaid (513) 686-1291

Facilities Superintendent

Keith Cooper (513) 745-8641

Service Superintendent

Josh Dehart (513) 686-1251