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The Reno Beach/Howard Farms Conservancy District has fi led the Annual Financial Report with the State Auditor for fiscal year ending December 31, 2017. The report is available for public inspection at

the District’s Office by calling 419-836-2225.

Joyce Schmitz



Th e Northwood Board of Zoning Appeals regular meeting of Tuesday, February 13, 2018 in the

Northwood Municipal Building Council Chambers has been cancelled. Th ere are no agenda items for

review at this time.


Kimberly Vaculik

Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Coordinator

City of Northwood


The Northwood Planning Commission regular meeting of Monday, February 12, 2018 in the

Northwood Municipal Building Council Chambers has been cancelled. Th ere are no agenda items for

review at this time.


Kimberly Vaculik

Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Coordinator

City of Northwood


SEALED BIDS for the furnishing of the necessary materials and construction of the



will be received by the Village of Genoa at the office of the Fiscal Officer, 102 East 6th Street, Genoa, Ohio 43430 until 12:00 NOON (Local Time), Thursday, March 1, 2018

and at that time and place will be publicly opened and read aloud.

The scope of work for the project consists of the reconstruction of approximately 550 feet of Washington Street

from 10th Street north to Packer Creek including new curb and gutter, storm sewers and underdrains. The project consists of approximately 486 cubic yards of 8” thick 304 aggregate base, 243 cubic yards of 4” thick asphalt concrete base course, 106 cubic yards of 1 ¾” asphalt concrete intermediate course, 76 cubic yards of 1 ¼” asphalt concrete surface course, 1,346 square feet of concrete walk, 551 feet of 24” storm sewer, 55 feet of 12-inch storm sewer, 1,113 feet of curband combination curb and gutter and other miscellaneous work items.

The contract documents, including plans and specifications, are on file at the office of the Village of Genoa, Ohio and the Architect/Engineer -- Poggemeyer Design Group, Inc. (PDG). The documents may be viewed and ordered online or obtained from Becker Impressions, 4646 Angola Road, Toledo, Ohio 43615, Telephone 419-385-5303, for the cost of printing to be paid to the printing company at the time the documents are picked up. Shipping and tax charges are the bidder’s responsibility and are payable directly to Becker Impressions.

Th e Engineer for the Project is Poggemeyer Design Group, Inc., 1168 North Main Street, Bowling Green, Ohio

All bids must be signed and submitted on the blanks which are bound in this booklet. Bids must state the unit prices

in the blanks provided and be enclosed in a sealed envelope marked — WASHINGTON STREET RECONSTRUCTION,

PHASE 3 — and addressed to the Village of Genoa, 102 East 6th Street, Genoa, Ohio 43430.

The bid guaranty may be of two forms:

  1. A Bid Guaranty and Contract Bond using the form in the Contract Documents. (The amount of the bid does

NOT have to appear on this form.)

  1. A certified check, cashier’s check or letter of credit in favor of the Village of Genoa, Ohio, in the amount of

10% of the bid. If the contract is awarded, a Contract Bond will be required, which is a 100% payment and

performance bond.

After the award of the contract let by competitive bid and prior to the time the contract is entered into, bidders shall

submit the affidavit required under the Ohio Revised Code, Section 5719.042 that the bidder was not charged with any delinquent personal property taxes in Ottawa County, Ohio.

The successful bidder will be required to pay not less than the minimum wage rates established by the Department

of Industrial Relations of the State of Ohio.

The Village of Genoa, Ohio reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive any irregularity in any bid and

to determine the lowest and best bidder.


No bidder may withdraw his bid for a period of 60 days after the scheduled closing time for the receipt of bids.

This project is being partially funded by the Ohio Public Works commission (OPWC).

The opinion of the probable cost of construction is $338,600.

By Order Of

Mr. Kevin Gladden

Village Administrator


Oregon City Council will conduct a Public Hearing on Monday, February 12, 2018 at 8:00 p.m. in Council

Chambers on a new applica􀆟 on for placement of farmland into an Agricultural District for the following

individuals: Jerry A Toth and Chris􀆟 ne M Super, Co-Trustees for 5 acres located at 4530 Pickle Road and 5 acres located at 4550 Pickle Road.

Kathleen Huff ord,

Finance Director


Luther Home of Mercy which is a private nonprofit corporation intends to submit a Proposal for a capital grant under the provision of 49 USC Section 5310 of the Federal Transit Act to provide transportation service for the elderly and disabled within Ottawa County. The grant proposal will request a light transit vehicle and capitalized maintenance for an existing 5310 funded  vehicle. It is projected that 97 persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities will

use the service 7 days per week/52 weeks per year for various activities including transportation to employment, medical trips & recreation.

Luther Home of Mercy invites comments and proposals from all interested public, private and

paratransit operators including taxi operators, for the provision of transportation service to the elderly and disabled within our service area.

Operators who are interested in offering proposals to provide service should contact Megan O’Brien, Mission Advancement Coordinator, at Luther Home of Mercy,

PO Box 187 Williston, OH 43468 to obtain full details of the type of transportation service that is needed prior to preparing a proposal. Comments or proposals must be submitted within 30 days to the agency at the above address with a copy to the Ohio Department of Transportation, Office of Transit, 1980 West Broad St., Mail Stop 3110, Columbus, OH 43233;
Attention: Administrator.

Public Notice:

Allen Township has filed the Annual Financial Report with the State Auditor for fiscal year

ending December 31, 2017. The report is available for public inspection by calling

419-836-4204 for an appointment or by attending one of the regularly scheduled

Board of Trustees meetings held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. All

meetings are at the office of the trustees, 21030 W. Toledo St., Williston, Ohio.

Sonia Eischen, Fiscal Officer

Allen Township Trustees


The Village of Rocky Ridge has authorized the sale  of personal property valued at over $1,000.

The Village is accepting sealed bids for the sale of unused fire vehicles:

1988 Ford Low Tilt C8

1990 Ford Med Hvy Convntn

1992 Ford 35C

Vehicles may be inspected by contacting Interim Fire Chief JJ France at 419-967-5313.

Sealed bids will be accepted until January 22, 2018 until 6:30 p.m. Bids must include your name, address, phone number and amount of your bid.

Bid envelopes shall be sealed and clearly marked Fire Vehicles and will be publicly opened at the Village Council meeting at 7:00 p.m. on January 22, 2018. Th e Village has the right to refuse any and all bids.

Mailed bids shall be sent to

Village of Rocky Ridge, P.O. Box 218,

Rocky Ridge, OH 43458.


The 2017 ANNUAL FINANCIAL REPORT for the VILLAGE of HARBOR VIEW OHIO is completed and has been filed with the Ohio State Auditor.

Ordinance #01-2018 amending Sec. G and adding Sec. H of Ordinance # 01-2016 Nuisance Motor Vehicles and Boats .  Both may be viewed during normal business hours or by calling for an appointment.

Lorraine Crapsey, Clerk/Treasurer


The Northwood Civil Service Commission will administer multiple examinations to

update the Eligibility Lists for the City of Northwood: Accounts Payable, Tax Compliance

Auditor, Utility Worker & Custodian. Interested candidates can find further information

in reference to these examinations by going to the website for the City of Northwood

( or picking up a copy of an application at the City of

Northwood Municipal Building.

An Equal Opportunity Employer




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