Beautiful Huntington Township......
Huntington Township is located in the southern most section of Lorain County and is totally residential/agricultural. Population was estimated at 1341 on the 2010 Census. The Township has 19.985 miles of Township road to maintain for residents and employs one full time and four part time employees.
SAVE THE DATE
Trustees voted at the 2/16/15 meeting to declare the last Sunday in July as "Huntington Community Days". Ideas for events are encouraged, call any Trustee and share your thoughts or contact any Historical Society Member.
The Huntington Community Park recently was awarded a grant through the Lorain County Health District to promote healthy living by putting in water fountains, shade over benches and assist with playground equipment. Lorain County Solid Waste Management also awarded a grant to the Township for half the cost of playground equipment. Stop by on Memorial weekend and enjoy the improved walking trails and let the children play on the playground! The Park is a gem in the middle of the Township! Join the Park Committee to promote residential use of the Park by calling Trustee Mary Beth Derikito 440-647-2590. Click here to visit the Park page.
Lorain County Soil and Water District
Check the "Services" page for the new WINTER SPRING Longitude/ Latitude Newsletter for the annual fish and seedling sale. Pond owners note the schedule for a management clinic April 27th.
Lorain County CHIP Awards 2014
Click here to view the news release about Lorain County CHIP.
Rural Water Authority Public Notification Announcement
Emergency Notification System is being implemented, Rapid Response. Fill out attached form and send back to Rural Water. Click here for Form.
Lorain County General Health District
Lorain County General Health District flyer on Flu Shots is available by clicking here. There are no out of pocket costs for flu shots provided by the District and no one is turned away due to inability to pay! Visit the LC General Health District to understand and read about the latest in Ebola preparations.
Public invited to attend
The Trustees would like to invite residents to attend all public meetings. The Trustees meet the first and third Monday of every month in the Township Hall (School building) on the corner of SR 58 & SR 162 at 7:00 PM. Any changes to this regular schedule will be posted. In addition to these Trustee meetings there are monthly meetings of the Fire District Board, Ambulance District Board, Rural Lorain County Water Board, LORCO Board and Office on Aging that are open to the public. On the "SERVICES" tab you can find more information on these regular scheduled meetings and find a link to their respective websites for updated information. Your Trustees invite residents to attend and be informed! | Click here for events |
The Ohio Department of Transportation recently sent notice of Lorain County 2015 Road projects. Click Here to read the letter, Huntington Township is directly affected by Proj 140 (15) which is a bridge replace half mile west of SR 58 on SR 162.
The Township received a grant/loan mix for reconstruction of Clark Road from Bursley South to the bridge July 1, 2014. The preliminary work is complete and the project was awarded to Henry Bergman Construction. Watch for the work to begin in May 2015. The Township is preparing to patch as soon as weather is permitting, call your Trustee when you spot an area of concern. The 2015 road chip and seal season is underway, Bids will be open May 18th to award the work. Trustees reviewed the roads and prioritized the following projects: Baker Road from Griggs to Bursley, Clark Road from SR 162 to Stewart, Clark Road from Bursley to Griggs, Stewart Road at Baker Road.
Rumpke would like to remind those residents with curb side pick up of their operation and hours. Click here for their news flyer. Rumpke bills were re-calculated for the reduction in the fuel surcharge portion of the bill.
Board of Trustees
Walter C. Rollin, Chairman
• Attorney General DeWine: Consumer Tips after Anthem Data Breach, contact Identity Theft Unit 800-282-0515
• Rumpke: 800-828-8171
• Social Security: No longer issue Social Security number printouts, will stop providing benefit verification letters in October 2014. 1-800-772-1213, www.socialsecurity.gov/myaccount and www.socialsecurity.gov/thirdparty/whatsnew.html
• Wellington Fire District Child Seat Program and Free green reflective address sign: Contact 440-647-2245,
• Well Help: 647-2689
• Southern Satellite Office on Aging:
Services include: Meals on Wheels, transportation, housekeeping, benefits assistance, Information, Call 440-647-0777.