BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETINGS FOR OCTOBER WILL BE HELD ON THE 6th & 20th @ 5PM

11Sep

Notice of Regular Meeting – 9/15/2020

NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING OF THE SYLVANIA TOWNSHIP BOARD OF TRUSTEES The Sylvania Township Trustees will hold a Regular Meeting at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 15, 2020. The public may attend the meeting electronically via telephone at (877) 568-4106 using the Access Code 677-255-877 or via their computer, tablet or smartphone at https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/677255877. If …

11Sep

Fire Levy

In a virtual campaign kick-off meeting for the effort to pass a 1.9-mill levy for the Sylvania Township Fire Department, Chief Mike Ramm said the primary reason for the need is an increasing number of calls for service, with many of them being for medical emergencies. Voters in the Sylvania Township fire district, which includes …

11Sep

Karate

A recent karate course taken by members of the Sylvania Township Fire Department did not result in anyone getting closer to a black belt, but it is hoped that some methods learned may result in safer outcomes at emergency scenes in the future. Jeffrey Bennett, interim captain and training officer for the department, said the …

10Sep

BZA MEETING – SEPT. 14, 2020 AT 5:00 P.M.

BZA OPEN SESSION https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/748594253 You can also dial in using your phone. United States (Toll Free): 1 866 899 4679 United States: +1 (224) 501-3318 Access Code: 748-594-253

9Sep

MORATORIUM FOR INTERNET SWEEPSTAKES BUSINESSES

The Sylvania Township trustees have established a six-month moratorium on the establishment of any internet sweepstakes business in the township. The action was taken after Daryl Graus, manager of the township zoning and planning office, said there had been an inquiry concerning establishing such a business in the township.  He told trustees the Sylvania Township …

9Sep

HERR ROAD ZONE CHANGE

The Sylvania Township Trustees have approved a change in zoning from agricultural to light industrial for a property on Herr Road at Resource Park Drive. The change in zoning will allow for the construction of a building for a plumbing business with room for offices, inventory, and for business vehicles.  No retail use of the building is planned. …

27Aug

BILLBOARD

The Lucas County Plan Commission has voted to recommend against a proposed amendment to the Sylvania Township Zoning Resolution which could allow for a billboard to be erected at Central Park West. The billboard suggested would be what is known as “off-premise” meaning its advertising would not be limited to businesses located at the site. Daryl Graus, …

27Aug

Zoning Resolution

The number of classifications in Sylvania Township’s Zoning Resolution for residential development and use is likely to be reduced as a result of the ongoing update of the resolution, according to Daryl Graus, manager of the township planning and zoning office. Mr. Graus gave a brief update on the project at a recent meeting of the Sylvania Zoning …

14Aug

HERR ROAD ZONE CHANGE

The Sylvania Township Zoning Commission has recommended approval for a request to change the zoning of a property on Herr Road and Resource Park Drive from agricultural to light industrial. The current uses in the area are light industrial to the north, across Resource Park, residential to the west, agricultural to the east, and a church which is …

14Aug

JEDD Appointments

Sylvania Township trustees have named three people to be directors of the Joint Economic Development District recently approved for the area known generally as Oakleaf Village, 4220 Holland-Sylvania Rd, Named to a two-year term is Kim Wood, program director of an under-construction unit known as Crescent on the Oakleaf campus. Oliver Turner, the administrator of Sylvania Township, …

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