NEW PHILADELPHIA -- Tuscarawas County Treasurer Jeffery S. Mamarella said all first half 2013 real estate taxes have been mailed and the due date will be Friday, Feb. 21.

Bills can be paid in person or mailed to the Tuscarawas County Treasurer's Office at 125 E. High Ave., New Philadelphia.

There is a drive- thru window open for payment convenience. There is also a drop box located on 1st Drive NE by the County Annex Building where payment can be made 24 hours a day.

If you have not received your tax statement, please contact the Tuscarawas County Treasurer's Office immediately. Failure to receive a tax statement does not eliminate responsibility to pay real estate taxes and penalties or interest accrued, in accordance with Section 323.13 of the Ohio Revised Code.

The treasurer's office is located at 125 E. High Ave., New Philadelphia.