Patrick J. Closser

The Mayor is elected by the citizens of London and oversees the city's daily operations.

Some of the duties of the office include:

• Recommending staffing levels in order to efficiently provide services to the community.

• Making recommendations to City Council concerning the City budget and revenue sources. 

• Appointing boards and commissions that enable citizens to participate in the government processes. 

• Working to promote economic development.

• Meeting with County and State officials as needed to participate in joint ventures with other government agencies.

• Performing marriage ceremonies.


Rex Castle

The Safety Service Director oversees both the Safety Departments and the Service Departments, which includes:

  • Police Division

  • Fire/EMS Division

  • Building and Zoning Department

  • Street Department

  • Parks and Recreation Department

To speak to the Safety Service Director, please make an appointment by calling 740-852-3243. 

City Administration

20 S. Walnut Street, Suite 100

London, Ohio 43140

Office: (740) 852-3243

Fax: (740) 852-7028


Amy Rees

​The Executive Assistant is the first point of contact in the Administration office. 

Questions about all city business can begin here to be directed to the appropriate person or department.