Departments

Administration

The Village of Woodlawn Mission is to protect and enhance the quality of life of our residents. We will create a strong sense of community, citizen involvement, and fiscal responsibility and provide leadership for future development. The Administrative Department is housed in the Municipal Building at 10141 Woodlawn Blvd. It is led by the Municipal Manager, who is assisted by the Office Administrator and various other contract and employee support services. Human Resources, Employment, Information Technology/Network Administration, all fall under the umbrella of the Administrative Department.

 

Business Development

The mission of the Village of Woodlawn Economic Development Department is to retain and attract employers and solidify a diverse economic base with a focus of expansion of our business community. Hamilton County Development Company (HCDC) leads our economic development efforts and provides resources to our businesses for growth and development. Woodlawn has a rich history of the manufacturing industry while maintaining a residential environment. 

 

Building Department

The mission of the Village of Woodlawn Building Department is to ensure a safe and sanitary environment for the community through enforcement of City and State laws relating to construction and land use regulation. The Building Department accomplishes its mission statement by comprehensively enforcing the City's land use regulations which include: Building Codes, Zoning Codes, Property Maintenance Codes, Tree Preservation Ordinance, Development Regulations, Storm-water Management, Flood Control, and Rental Permit Program. The Building Department also coordinates all applications to the Woodlawn Planning Commission and Woodlawn Board of Zoning Appeals. This department is maintained by XPEX Building Safety Services

 

Finance Department

The mission of the Village of Woodlawn Finance Department is to provide quality financial management and reporting by properly recording receipt, payroll expenditure, and non-payroll expenditure transactions, maintaining accurate financial records, and investing inactive funds, in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and City policy.

 

Fire Department

The men and women of the Woodlawn Fire Department are committed to EXCELLENCE, DEDICATION, PRIDE, and COURAGE. We’re determined to do our best to preserve life and property for the citizens of Woodlawn and in Neighboring Communities. We shall do this through education, prevention, suppression, and Emergency Medical Services. Our department valves are to demonstrate Positive Attitudes, Professionalism, Teamwork, Equal Opportunity, Innovation, Performance, and Safety for Woodlawn residents, businesses and neighboring communities.

 

Parks and Recreation

The Village of Woodlawn Parks and Recreation Department’s Mission is to provide services that enable people to reach their full potential.Parks and Recreation introduces youth, seniors and families to social and health and wellness activities in a safe environment while maintaining healthy lifestyles. We offer year around programs in our well maintained facilities for our diverse community.

 

Police Department

The Village of Woodlawn Police Division’s Mission is to be the model of constitutional policing. We will direct our resources to promote and grow partnerships with the community to improve the quality of life through best practices preserving a positive community policing environment. ”We will demonstrate dignity and compassion for our residents, businesses and visitors of our community. Motto: “We serve with Pride”!

 

Public Works

The Mission of the Public Works Department is to provide community maintenance services to the Village of Woodlawn and its residents. We ensure the safe movement for both vehicular and pedestrian travel, and to oversee the efficient operation of the recycling program. We offer quality, effective and efficient service to our vibrant and active community. Services include debris and leaf removal, road maintenance, grass cutting and a multitude of maintenance services throughout the Village. Public Works Department Motto “Service With Pride”! 

 

Tax Department

The mission of the Village of Woodlawn Tax Department is to enforce the Village Tax Code by collecting an earnings tax, assisting taxpayers in the preparation of tax returns, administering tax refunds in a timely manner, and maintaining accurate taxpayer records for the taxpayers.