Welcome 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 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

Catawba Island Parks Board Speaker Series

On February 26, Kelly Schott, Magee Marsh Education Specialist, will present “How the Eclipse Affects Wildlife” and Amanda Smith Rasnick, Shores & Islands Destination Development & Experience Director, will present “Learn more about Shores & Islands and where you can locate local Eclipse events”. The event will begin at 5:00 p.m. at the Community Hall located at 3307 NW Catawba Road and is open to the public at no charge.

Spring Cleanup Announced - April 26 and 27

Spring Cleanup will be Friday and Saturday, April 26 and 27. Containers will be located at the Compost Facility on Cemetery Road Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please no batteries, tires, paint, or hazardous materials. Proof of residency will be required. No contractors permitted. All material must be delivered by 7:00 p.m. Friday and by 2:00 p.m. Saturday. Entrance to the Compost Facility will be closed for the remainder of the weekend.


Trustees Ban Fireworks in Catawba Island Township

Township Trustees met in a Special Meeting on July 1, 2022, to discuss House Bill 172 and voted to pass a Resolution banning the discharge, ignition and/or explosion of 1.4G fireworks in Catawba Island Township. The decision was made in an effort to ensure the health and safety of residents, visitors, residential property, businesses, woodlands, and agricultural property. The decision was encouraged and supported by township police and fire departments.

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.



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