to Catawba Island Township. Founded in 1861, Catawba Island is home to
more than 3,599 people, but many more visit each year. Miles of beautiful
shorelines, great fishing, nature reserves and state parks make Catawba
Island a summertime paradise for many in Ohio's North Coast region and
Catawba Island Township
4822 E. Cemetery Rd, Port Clinton, OH 43452
Phone: 419-797-4131 - Fax 419-797-4737
Brush Pick Up Resumed
Leaf pick up is now complete and will resume in the fall. Pile small branches and sticks curbside for pick up. Maintenance personnel make every effort to pick up every other week through the summer months weather and work load permitting. Grass clippings are not collected by the township.
Fall Clean Up Days Announced
Fall Clean Up days are scheduled for Wednesday, October 16 through Sunday, October 20. Containers will be located at the old fire station across from the Community Hall at 3307 NW Catawba Road to discard household items. Please no tires, paint, or hazardous materials.
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Community Hall Facade Repaired
The brick front of the Community Hall was recently repaired due to bricks crumbling and deteriorating on the old structure that once housed the township fire station. The old fire station garage doors were once located in the front of the building where the brick surface began to deteriorate. It was necessary to remove the supports above the old doors and install a footer to support the new wall. The necessary repairs resulted in a beautiful new front to a historic township building.
Compost Area Located East of the Cemetery
The compost area is located east of the cemetery and is open each day 7:00 a.m. until dusk. Material should be left in or picked up from designated areas as marked including: Raw Wood, Finished Mulch, Chipped Material, and Yard Waste. Please DO NOT leave trees or foreign material in the compost areas. The compost facility is regulated by the Environmental Protection Agency and inspected without notice. Trash and non-biodegradable material are not acceptable and could result in a citation. Please help to keep the compost area clean and operational.
Recycling Containers - Please no plastic or garbage bags
Catawba Island Township recycling containers are located at 4822 East Cemetery Road along the back of the parking lot. It is important to remember that plastic bags are not accepted. The collection facility is a continuous feed operation and plastic bags clog the machines. Some area retail stores have plastic bag recycling receptacles available. For questions concerning the recycling program please contact the OSS Solid Waste District at 419-334-7222.