There are four Ward Council positions within Ravenna City Government. The individuals holding these offices are elected by voters in their respective ward to four year terms. Ward Councilmen are responsible to constituents living in their ward only. At-Large Councilman serve as additional representatives or "backups" to Ward Councilmen when needed.
Ward 1 is located in the Northwest quadrant of the City of Ravenna and is roughly bound by an area North of W. Main St. (State Route 59) and West of N. Chestnut St. (State Route 44). Ward 1 contains a mix of residential, commercial and industrial zoned areas and is home to the new Ravenna High School, Robinson Memorial Hospital and Paris Industries