NEW PHILADELPHIA -- Tuscarawas County Treasurer, Jeffery S. Mamarella, said all first half 2012 real estate taxes have been mailed and the due date will be Feb. 22. Bills can be paid in person or mailed to the Tuscarawas County Treasurer's Office at 125 E. High Ave., New Philadelphia, OH 44663. There is a drive thru window open for payment convenience.

New this year for your convenience, payment can be made 24 hours a day at a drive-up payment drop box located on 1st Drive NE by the County Annex Building.

If you do not receive your tax statement, 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.