January 2021 Project Update In 2019 the Village of Grafton adopted the NOACA Envision Grafton-Smart Growth Through Transportation Plan. The plan outlines several vehicular and pedestrian safety-related improvements along the State Route 57- Main Street corridor in the Village. The Grafton-Envision Main Street Project Phase 1 will advance goals of the NOACA Envision Grafton plan, […]
Governor DeWine announced today several initiatives allocating $430 million in CARES Act funds for assist small businesses, bars and restaurants, and families impacted by COVID-19. The initiatives are part of an agreement between Gov. DeWine and legislative leaders; the proposal will go before the State Controlling Board for approval on Monday. Among the initiatives is […]
Grafton’s North Elevated Tank Rehabilitation Grafton’s 300,000-gallon North elevated water tower was built and first put into service in 1993. Through the years the North tower has served the residential and business community providing constant water pressures when as designed, especially when called upon to provided the supply greater demand during calls from Grafton Village […]
Village of Grafton will host a July 3rd FIREWORKS celebration (weather permitting). Fireworks show to begin between 9:45 pm and 10:00 pm and will be a 20-minute display. SOCIAL distancing will apply. Visitors will be required to adhere to social distancing recommendations keeping family-grouping separate while respecting the social distancing of other visitors to Grafton […]
Unicorn Open St Patrick’s Day NOON to 8:00 PM – CARRY OUT ONLY
The pros and cons of retail development in Grafton Coming soon to 573 N Main St Grafton, by most accounts: Vacant 10+ years. No recent record of full-time employment of one or more. That’s 10+ years of little to likely no income tax. Property exterior in decline 14+ years. Current exterior visibly failing. Visibly a […]
By Mayoral Proclamation, Friday March 6th, 2020 will be John Francis Lescher Day in memory of the life and legacy of Grafton’s own John Lescher.
GRAFTON TOMORROW involves community based involvement in planning Grafton future. Join the effort… your involvement will play an important roll in Grafton’s near and future tomorrows.
January 7, 2020 interview on Spectrum News 1
GRAFTON is …Lorain County’s BEACON Grafton Solar Park generation was granted Permission to Operate on December 24, 2019. Now, during daytime hours you can see the benefit of low-cost carbon free solar generation. Click HERE to see Grafton’s real-time data!