New Lexington, Ohio

New Lexington is the County Seat of Perry County and is located at the picturesque western end of the Appalachian plateau at the start of the Southern Ohio hills.

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Online Billing Portal Price Increase

The online/telephone billing system used by the Village of New Lexington Water Department, Invoice Cloud, will enact a price increase of 50¢ per transaction in May of 2023. This increase will ensure the billing company will be able to deliver new features and functionality in order to improve customer experience for those utilizing the online payment system.

The Water Department window is open Monday-Friday from 9AM-4PM to pay by cash, check, or money order. If these hours do not work for you, you may drop your payment in the dropbox located on Januarius MacGahan Avenue or in the dropbox located in the lobby of City Hall.

Temporary Road Closure Wilbren Rd

Wilbren Rd. (Tunnel Hill Rd.) will be closed between 7a-3p on Thursday, March 9, 2023 for tree trimming and removal in partnership with the Perry County Engineers.
The closure will be from E. Brown St. to Lovers Lane as well as a small section of E. Brown St. itself.
Travelers may detour via Hunter Dr./Lovers Lane.

Trout Stocking Dates

The ODNR Division of Wildlife has released the dates for the 2023 stocking of rainbow trout. Unfortunately, due to new  the New Lexington Reservoir is not a location this year. By clicking the link below, you will be able to view the two Perry County locations where the trout will be released. 

Click here to be directed to the ODNR website page regarding the stocking dates and locations. 

East Brown St Temporarily Closed 3/1/23

East Brown St. in the area of Whitlatch Bait & Carryout will be temporarily closed while Columbia Gas operates in the area. Please use an alternate route.