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
Zachary Bowling, 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!

April 3rd: Family Bingo @ 5:30pm
April 4th: Anime Club meets at 4pm
April 5th: Storytime at 9:30am, Adult coloring at 3pm
April 7th: Perler Beads Crafting from 3-5:30pm
April 8th: Lego building all day 
April 10th: Board Game Night starting at 5pm
April 11th: Puzzles! All day 

April 12th: Storytime at 9:30am
April 14th: Minecraft @ 3pm
April 15th: Rocket League XBOX 10-11am
April 17th: Agario at 5pm
April 18th: Aprl Showers Crafts and activities starting at 3:30pm
April 19th: Storytime at 9:30am and Hooked on Books book club at 7pm
April 21st: Perler beads from 3-5:30pm
April 22nd: Lego building all day
April 24th: Board Game night at 5pm
April 25th: Hicksville Bank Financial Planning Tips at 6pm
April 26th: Computer Basics Series:Using the DPLS Website from 6:30 - 7:30pm
April 28th: Minecraft at 3pm
April 29th: Rocket League XBOX at 10-11am

Library Services
Internet - WiFi - Printer - Copier - Fax - Laminator - Scanner - Ellison Die Cut Machine - Microfilm Reader/Printer - Microsoft Office 2003 and 2007 - Homebound Delivery - Reference Services - Genealogy & Local History Collections - Tours - Computer Classes