County of Richland

County of Richland

Frequently asked questions from County of Richland

Why is my sewer bill so high?

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Check your billing statement to be sure that it is an actual reading. If it was estimated there is a problem that needs attention, call our office, (419) 774-5519. If it is an actual reading you may have a leak, go to our WATER LEAK page for information. 

If I am renting can I request the bill be sent to me?

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No, due to the fact that we cannot shut the sewer service off, any unpaid bill will be rolled onto the property taxes. For this reason we require that the property owner make arrangements with us to instruct where they want the sewer bill sent.  

Where can I purchase a water meter for sewer billing?

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Our office will have most residential meters in stock, when you buy the meter at 1740 Fleming Falls Rd. installation instructions will be given to you. Payment is required at time of purchase. 

What is the property tax rate in Ohio County Richland?

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The median property tax in Richland County, Ohio is $1,423 per year for a home worth the median value of $112,200. Richland County collects, on average, 1.27% of a property's assessed fair market value as property tax. 

What is the property tax rate in Ohio County Richland?

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Tax payments in Ohio County Richland due on 31st January of each year. 

When are property tax bills mailed out in Ohio County Richland?

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Richland County real estate tax bills are mailed in December of each year. 

Can I pay my property tax payments in installments in Ohio County Richland?

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Yes, you can pay in installments. First Installments or full payments are due and payable to your Local Municipal Treasurer by January 31. Second installments are due to the Richland County Treasurer by July 31. 

How long does it take to get Medicaid approved in Ohio?

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 45 days 

Can I apply for Medicaid online in Ohio?

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 By visiting www.benefits.ohio.gov or calling 1-844-640-OHIO (6446), you can apply for Medicaid only, without applying for cash or food assistance at the same time. ... To apply through the site, click “Check your eligibility” and follow the prompts 

How does Medicaid work in Ohio?

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 In Ohio, most individuals who have Medicaid must join a managed care plan to receive their health care. Shortly after you are approved for Medicaid you will get a letter asking you to pick a plan. ... Individuals who do not choose a managed care plan will be automatically enrolled in one to receive coverage. 

Who can register to vote in Ohio?

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You are qualified to register to vote in Ohio if you meet all the following requirements:

  • You are a citizen of the United States.
  • You will be at least 18 years old on or before the day of the general election.
  • You will be a resident of Ohio for at least 30 days immediately before the election in which you want to vote.
  • You are not incarcerated (in jail or in prison) for a felony conviction.
  • You have not been declared incompetent for voting purposes by a probate court.
  • You have not been permanently disenfranchised for violations of election laws.

What are the symptoms of COVID-19?

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The most common symptoms of COVID-19 are fever, tiredness, and dry cough. Some patients may have aches and pains, nasal congestion, runny nose, sore throat or diarrhea. These symptoms are usually mild and begin gradually. Some people become infected but don’t develop any symptoms and don't feel unwell.

Most people (about 80%) recover from the disease without needing special treatment. Around 1 out of every 6 people who get COVID-19 becomes seriously ill and develops difficulty breathing. Older people, and those with underlying medical problems like high blood pressure, heart problems or diabetes, are more likely to develop serious illness.

People with fever, cough and difficulty breathing should seek medical attention.

Where can I find more information about all the cases in the US?

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You can find a detailed map with the spread of the cases here: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/cases-in-us.html

What should I do if I am sick?

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If you think you have been exposed to COVID-19 and develop a fever and symptoms, such as cough or difficulty breathing, call your healthcare provider for medical advice.

You can read more about what the CDC recommends here: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/steps-when-sick.html

Is there a number I can call to learn more about the COVID-19 response in Ohio State?

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If you have questions about how to protect yourself and prepare for COVID-19 in your community, the Ohio Department of Health (OHD) can provide answers. The ODH coronavirus disease 2019 call center can be reached at 1-833-4-ASK-ODH.

ODH staffers operate the center seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily, including weekends. Call center staff includes licensed nurses and infectious disease experts. They are available to answer questions and provide accurate information about COVID-19, the risk to the public, and the state’s response.

Where can I find more information about Coronavirus cases reported in the State of Ohio?

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You can find the latest case numbers per county on the Ohio Department of Health's website here

How can I apply for Unemployment Benefits in the State of Ohio?

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Ohio has two ways to file an application for Unemployment Insurance Benefits: 

  • Online: You can file for UI benefits online 24 hours/day, 7 days/week using the Ohio State DJFS portal by clicking the FILE NOW option above.
     
  • Telephone:  You can call toll-free 1-877-644-6562 or TTY 1-614-387-8408, (excluding holidays) Monday through Friday 7 AM - 7 PM, and Saturday 9 AM - 1 PM.

What information is required to apply for Unemployment Insurance benefits in Ohio?

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To apply for Unemployment Insurance Benefits in Ohio, you will need: 

  • Your Social Security number
  • Your driver's license or state ID number
  • Your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address
  • Name, address, telephone number, and dates of employment with each employer you worked for during the past 6 weeks of employment
  • The reason you became unemployed from each employer
  • Dependents' names, Social Security numbers, and dates of birth
  • If claiming dependents, your spouse's name, Social Security number, and birth date
  • If you are not a U.S. citizen or national, alien registration number and expiration date
  • Your regular occupation and job skills

If you had out-of-state employment, have worked for the federal government, or are separated from military service, more information is required, including: 

  • Form DD-214, member 4 copy (for military service)
  • SF-8 or SF-50 form (for federal government employment)   

How to Pay Water Bill Online in the County of Richland?

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How to Pay Property Taxes Online in the County of Richland?

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How to Apply for Medicaid Online Online in the County of Richland?

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How to Register to Vote Online in the County of Richland?

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How to Check Voter Registration Online in the County of Richland?

You can access all the information on how to Check Voter Registration Online here.

How to Renew Vehicle Registration Online in the County of Richland?

You can access all the information on how to Renew Vehicle Registration Online here.

How to Corona COVID-19 Response Online in the County of Richland?

You can access all the information on how to Corona COVID-19 Response Online here.

How to Apply for Unemployment Insurance Online in the County of Richland?

You can access all the information on how to Apply for Unemployment Insurance Online here.

How to Apply for Food Assistance Online in the County of Richland?

You can access all the information on how to Apply for Food Assistance Online here.

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