Welcome to Catawba Island Township. Founded in 1861, Catawba Island is home to more than 3,100 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 beyond.

Catawba Island Township
4822 E. Cemetery Rd, Port Clinton, OH 43452
Phone: 419-797-4131 - Fax 419-797-4737

Township News:

Cedar Meadow Reserve Newsletter
Official Records Statement
Local Weather
Map to Catawba Island Township

A Coyote is in your backyard. What should you do?

Find out in this brochure from ODNR

Spring and Fall Clean Up Days Scheduled

Spring Clean Up Days are scheduled for Wednesday, April 25, through Sunday, April 29. Fall Clean Up Days are scheduled for Wednesday, October 17, through Sunday, October 21. Containers will be located at the old fire station across from the Community Hall at 3307 N.W. Catawba Road. Please no tires, paint, or hazardous materials.

Brush Pick Up Ends and Leaf Collection Begins

Township maintenance personnel ceased picking up brush effective November 1. Brush can be taken to the compost facility on Cemetery Road. Brush pick up will resume in the spring. Leaf collection begins in November. Please pile leaves near the side of the road.

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 operation.

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.

For more information contact: Gary Mortus
Design & Maintenance by: View Eight
Hosting by: Amplex