BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETINGS FOR OCTOBER WILL BE HELD ON THE 1ST & 15TH AT 5:00 PM

12Sep

EAP

Sylvania Township trustees have approved a one-year extension of a contract with Harbor Behavioral Healthcare to provide services under the township’s Employee Assistance Program. Harbor’s corporate structure has changed and the extension of the original one-year contract is with Lighthouse Telecom. The primary function of the agency is to discuss whatever issue is being confronted by the …

12Sep

BREATHING APPARATUS APPROVED

The Sylvania Township trustees have approved the purchase of self-contained breathing apparatus for use by the fire department from Finley Fire Equipment, of Huntsville, OH. Chief Mike Ramm said the purchase was funded primarily through a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. A total of 37 complete SCBA units was purchased for slightly less than …

11Sep

23rd CLEAN YOUR STREAMS

Streams in Sylvania Township among other places in the area will get cleared of debris as a result of the  23rd Clean Your Streams program scheduled for Sept. 21. If you see folks wandering along creeks and ditches in area they will be among the approximately 1,000 volunteers clearing trash from about 30 miles of waterways …

5Sep

FREE FIREFIGHTER TRAINING

 

23Aug

DISPATCH

The agenda for the Sylvania Township trustees’ meeting listed the item as the “Final Briefing” on Lucas County’s proposal to consolidate different 911 operations into one agency may have been the last, but it wasn’t brief. At the outset, Chairman John Crandall postponed hearing some routine agenda matters and canceled a planned executive session when it was …

15Aug

CARS

Sylvania Township trustees have approved the purchase of two vehicles for use by the police department’s detective’s bureau. According to the resolution each car must be at or below a purchase price of $20,000 and bought from a dealership in the township. Deputy police chief Jim Rettig said the idea is that detectives don’t generally need high-performance …

13Aug

BUDGET

At the year’s half-way point, Sylvania Township fiscal officer David Simko told township trustees that departmental spending was below 50 percent of each department’s  budgeted funds. He credited “the work of department heads and employees within those departments for always working hard to keep expenditures down.” There are places, he said, where budgets are passed  …

29Jul

UT Bike Trail Closure

25Jul

Conditional Use Permit

The Lucas County Plan Commission has recommended approval of a Conditional Use permit for a Semi-Public use at the Jewish Community Center for operating a preschool on the campus. The center asked for the permit to ensure it would be in compliance with zoning regulations. The commission staff noted that the site, 6505 West Sylvania Ave., …

25Jul

DITCH

Sylvania Township trustees have approved a contract for approximately $1.4 million with Bowers Asphalt and Paving for work involving ditch enclosures along Wolfinger Road and essentially rebuilding the western portion of the road. The contract with the Walbridge firm also calls for ditch improvements along Ronaldo and St. Charles, in the area of Bancroft and …

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