Area briefs

Road to close

TROY — West Water Street from Adams Street to North Monroe Street will be closed from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, June 25 to install new water service.

Online trivia night set

TROY — Join Troy-Miami County Public Library staff for a game of online trivia at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 2

Test your knowledge of sports, history, food and drink, and ’80s bands with ridiculous hair. Play alone or as a team, and compete against other folks from the comfort of your own home. Register now at For more information, call the library at (937) 339.0502, Ext. 117.

This program will be presented using the Zoom platform. You are required when registering to provide a valid email address in order to participate. This works in most web browsers, and there is a free application available for your desktop computer or mobile device. You do not need to pay for an account to take part.

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Learn to avoid scams

TIPP CITY — Tipp Monroe Community Services and the Office of the Ohio Consumers’ Council are teaming up to offer a class about consumer rights and protecting yourself from unscrupulous sales practices. Participants will also learn to identify scams, effectively say “no,” and how to reduce unwanted solicitations. The presentation will also discuss the latest utility scams, Caller ID spoofing, slamming and cramming. This is a live-virtual class held from 10-11 a.m. Tuesday, July 14.

There is no charge, but registration is required by July 7 at

Water report available

TROY — The annual Water Quality Report for the city of Troy Public Water System for the period Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, 2019 is now available directly from the city of Troy’s website at the following web link:

The report is also available on the city of Troy’s Facebook page and via Twitter. The Facebook link is The report can be viewed on Twitter at!

Notification of this web link will be displayed on the Community Message Board section of all June and July water bills.

If you do not have internet access and wish to have a copy mailed to you, call the Water Treatment Plant at (937) 339-4826 to receive a copy.

Copies of the report are also available at the Utility and Personnel offices in the City Building, Miami County Public Health, the Troy-Miami County Public Library, and the Troy Water Plant.

If you have questions regarding this report, or are interested in scheduling a tour of the Water Treatment Plant for your organization, contact Jeff Monce, Water Plant superintendent, or Ralph Walters, assistant water plant superintendent by calling the water plant at (937) 339-4826 Monday-Friday 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.