Johnstown Independent

Real estate taxes due by July 24

Licking County Treasurer Scott Ryan reminds property owners that second half real estate taxes are due to be paid (or postmarked) by July 24.

The treasurer's office encourages citizens to mail payments to Box 830, Newark 43058-0830 or to pay electronically at

Taxpayers who prefer to pay in person may do so at 20 S. 2nd St., second floor, in Newark; or at 312 Township Road in Pataskala. The offices are open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. As a convenience, both offices will be open for the following extended hours to close out the second half real estate tax collection period:

* Saturday, July 20, 9 a.m. to noon

* Monday, July 22, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

* Tuesday, July 23, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

* Wednesday, July 24, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.