Your Dollars, Your Neighborhood

Issue 9 was approved by Dayton voters on the November 8, 2016, general election ballot. It is a 1/4 percent earned income tax for the City of Dayton (for a period of eight years) bringing Dayton's earned income tax rate to 2-1/2 percent.


Residential Street Resurfacing


Resurfacing will begin June 5 (weather permitting) for the following neighborhoods:

  • Springfield
  • Hearthstone
  • Belmont
  • Eastmont
  • DeWeese
For a list of streets to be resurfaced please see the brochure on this website.

Mowing Schedule



Cleaning and mowing activities for approximate 5,700 vacant and abandoned properties will begin in April-May 2017. Mowing routes will be redefined to create effective cycles in neighborhoods. 

2017 Budget Overview
crop Street Paving cover art

Mallory Park



Roughly $240,000 is budgeted for Mallory Park upgrades in 2017. These upgrades will include new playground equipment and spray park renovations.
Mallory Park Proposed 1
Mallory Park Proposed 2

Walnut Hills Park



Planned renovations at Walnut Hills are estimated to cost $270,000.
Walnut Hills Park Improvments