Welcome to our official web site! I am Diane Collins, and I am proud to serve our village as your mayor. I welcome any input from residents who are civic-minded and have ideas about how to improve and benefit our community.

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Hicksville has always been framed by residents who don’t give up, who largely depend on themselves and who look out for their neighbors by providing money, food or strength.  Let’s look at how all of this came to be. Continue Reading »

Around the Village

Huber SignCheck out our "Around the Village" section for a listing of agencies and organizations including the Huber Opera House & Civic Center.










offers free land to private sector companies who set up operations in the village Industrial Park. Any type business that provides at least 20 new full-time jobs is eligible for 5 acres of land. The program is administered through the Defiance County Economic Development office and is designed to bring jobs to a shovel ready industrial park. Jobs must pay an average of 150% of the Federal minimum wage and the industry must make a 5 year commitment secured through a promissory note. For more information call Jerry Hayes at 419-784-4471 or Mayor Diane Collins at 419-542-6161.
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Industrial Park Covenant & Restrictions

Land for Jobs Program
Jobs Tax Credit Program

By Village Ordinance grass growing at a height of 8" or higher after May 1st is considered a Public Nuisance. Failure to cut will result in property tax assessment if the Village has to mow and clear the property. Please dispose of clippings properly, not in the street where they clog drains and cause flooding. Questions contact the zoning office.

If you have an animal on your property that needs to be removed, please call one of the following names for assistance:
Game Warden: Matt Smith 419-429-8381

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Bev Hohenberger
Workforce Specialist, Region 1
Ohio Learn To Earn flyer
Employer Tax Credit form
Work Opportunity Tax Credit brochure

St John Lutheran Church
St Michael's Catholic Church
American Legion
Grace United Methodist Church

Free Vitals Check
1st Tuesday of each month
from 10 am to 2 pm
at the Hicksville Fire Hall

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Visit the HIX TV page for more information and the full weekly lineup.

Johnson Memorial Library
Angela Powell, Branch Manager
For more information go to or call 419-542-6200.
Monday and Tuesday 11 am to 8 pm - Wednesday 9 am to 8 pm - Thursday: Closed
Friday 10 am to 6 pm - Saturday 10 am to 1 pm - Sunday: Closed

If you are interested in volunteering for some of our programs it would be greatly appreciated!

May 1st: Family Card Night at 4pm
May 2nd: Anime Club at 4pm
May 3rd: Adult Coloring at 3pm
May 5th: Revenge of the 5th Star Wars Event at 3pm
May 6th: Free Comic Book Day 
May 8th: Family Bingo Night at 5pm
May 9th: Atari Flashback at 3pm
May 10th: Open Play Day ages 0-5 at 10am
May 12th: Minecraft at 3pm
May 13th: Mother's Day Craft all day 
May 15th: Pokemon Go Lure Drop at 5pm
May 16th: Board Game Night at 5pm
May 17th: Open Play Day ages 0-5 at 10am 
May 19th: Perler Beads Craft at 3pm
May 20th: Annual Bike Show all day 
May 22nd: Movie Night featuring "Sing!" at 5:30pm
May 23rd: Plant a Seed at 5pm
May 24th: Open Play Day ages 0-5 at 10am, Hooked on Books book club at 7pm
May 26th: Minecraft at 3pm
May 27th: Lego City Build all day
May 29th: Closed for Memorial Day
May 30th: Minecraft Stop Motion program at 4pm
May 31st: Computer Basic Series: Intro to Word at 6:30pm 


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