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Council Vacancy

 The Village of Oak Harbor is seeking to fill the council vacancy for the term January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019.

Letters of interest and or resumes will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday December 12, 2018.

Candidate interviews will be held on Monday December 17, 2018.

You must be a resident of the village for at least one year and 18 years of age or over.

The letters of interest and or resumes are to be submitted to the Fiscal Officer at 146 Church Street, P. O. Box 232, Oak Harbor, Ohio 43449-0232.




Public Notice

The Jerusalem Township Zoning Board will conduct a public meeting on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 7:00PM at the Jerusalem Township Hall (9501 Jerusalem Road). The purpose will be to review proposed text amendments to the Jerusalem Township Zoning Resolution. Amendments include enacting Conditional Uses with Board of Zoning Appeals process and eliminating Special Use Permits. Lucas County Plan Commission recommends approval. Amendment Proposal may be reviewed in the Township Office Lobby or by contacting the Zoning Inspector at 419.836.4510.

Linda Rossler, Jerusalem Township Zoning Inspector


Public Hearing Notice

The Elmore Village Board of Zoning Appeals hereby gives notice that a public hearing will be held on Monday, December 17, 2018 to consider granting a variance in the building/lot area requirements at 366/368 Rice St.


Said hearing will be held at 7 p.m. in the Elmore Village Council Chambers at 344 Rice Street, Elmore, Ohio.


Zoning Board of Appeals
Village of Elmore
Ottawa County, Ohio

Ben Drill, Chairman







Public Notice
The City of Oregon Civil Service Commission will conduct an examination for the position of Police Officer through the National Testing Network, Inc. from December 1, 2018 through January 31, 2019.

To fi ll out an application and schedule a test, go to, select Law Enforcement and sign up for the City of Oregon.

All information on department standards, job requirements, and application details will be provided on this website.



Northwood Planning Commission Meeting

The Northwood Planning Commission will hold a regular meeting on Monday, December 10, 2018, at 6:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of the Northwood Municipal Building. All Planning Commission meetings are open to the public and are held on the second Monday of each month unless it is necessary to reschedule. The following will be reviewed:


1) Waste Management of Ohio/TruStar Energy, 6525 Wales Rd. Northwood, Ohio is requesting Preliminary Site Plan Approval for a proposed unmanned compressed natural gas fueling station to be located at 6525 Wales Rd.


2) Section 1275.01 Central Business District will be reviewed.



Barrett/Code Enforcement

City of Northwood


Bid Requestor: Harris Township
321 Rice Street, PO Box 341
Elmore, Ohio 43416

To All Interested Bidders:

Harris Township will receive sealed bids subject to the conditions contained therein until 4:00 pm, Monday, November 5, 2018. All bids received according to the specified conditions will be publicly opened and read at 6:30 pm, Monday, November 5, 2018, at the Harris-Elmore Fire Station, 321 Rice Street, Elmore, OH, 43416. Two separate bids are requested in accordance with plans and specs as adopted by the Harris-Elmore Fire Department and detailed in the specifications.


One bid is for proposed firefighting self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA).

One bid is for proposed firefighting extrication tools.

The Specifications and Bid Documents contained in each document package are available via the Harris Township Website: or via email by contacting Fire Chief, Jim Wilburn, at to request a copy of the Specifications and Bid Documents.

Harris Township reserves the right to reject any and all proposals and to waive any technicalities.

Bids will be chosen based upon the best and most appropriate bid and not necessarily based upon the lowest bid.


By order of
Laura Hazel
Harris Township Fiscal Officer


Universal Income

What do you think of presidential candidate Andrew Yang's proposal for a universal basic income of $1,000 per month for every adult?
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