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
Fall Clean Up Days
Fall Clean Up days will be Friday and Saturday, September 23 and 24. Containers will be located at the Compost Facility on Cemetery Road. Please no batteries, tires, paint, or hazardous materials. Proof of residency will be required. No contractors permitted. Hours of operation will be Friday 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Entrance to the compost facility will be closed for the remainder of the weekend.
Cedar Meadow Fall Walk Oct. 8 & Trick or Treat Oct. 31
The Catawba Island Parks Board will host a Fall Walk at the Cedar Meadow Nature Preserve on Saturday, October 8, at 10:00 a.m. Planned activities are family friendly and the Fall Walk is weather permitting. Entrance to the Cedar Meadow Nature Preserve is located behind the fire station and parking is at the administration building near the recycling containers. Township Trustees announce Catawba Island Trick or Treat will be the evening of Monday, October 31, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Trustees Ban Fireworks in Catawba Island Township
Township Trustees met in a Special Meeting on July 1, at 9:00 a.m. 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.
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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.