Welcome to Waterville Township!

Waterville Township is situated in and around the Village of Whitehouse and the City of Waterville. It is generally comprised of agricultural areas, but does contain many homes, subdivisions, and businesses. The township is governed by trustees and has a full-time police department. The maintenance department is responsible for road repairs and taking care of the local cemeteries. Fire and medical emergencies are the responsibility of the Whitehouse and Waterville fire departments.

Feel free to look around the website to obtain information on departments, services, regulations, and personnel contact links.




To: Lot and Land Owners in Telluride, Plat 1, Waterville Township, Lucas County, Ohio.

Please take notice that a Petition for Street Lighting District for Telluride, Plat 1 has been filed with the Township Fiscal Officer. The owner of more than one-half of the front feet of the lots and lands in Telluride, Plat 1 has filed a petition for the artificial lighting of the streets and public ways in the District.

The Petition is set for a hearing before the Waterville Township Board of Trustees on December 23, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., at the Waterville Township Hall, 621 Farnsworth Road, Waterville, Ohio 43566.



Leaf pickup is done by Ohio compost and they will be picking up leaves until the first or second week of December. Residents should be reminded that leaves must be within eight feet of the roadway as their equipment does not reach any further than that. Questions about leaf pickup can be directed directly to Ohio compost by calling 419 893 5296



The Waterville Township’s 2018 Annual Financial Report has been completed. The report is available for viewing in the Township’s Hall upon appointment with the Administrative Assistant to the Temporary Deputy Fiscal Officer, Patty Rupert. Contact can be made by sending an e-mail to: zoningsecretary@watervilletownship.com



We are pleased to inform you that our Interim Zoning Inspector, James E. Fischer, has accepted the position of Waterville Township’s Zoning Inspector on a permanent basis. Jim has been doing an outstanding job for the township. He is also assuming the duties of Property Standards Officer as these two positions have been combined. If you need assistance with zoning issues, please contact Jim at 419- 345-7263.
We are also pleased to inform you that we have a newly appointed Fiscal Officer. Eileen Sullivan has officially been appointed as of October 1, 2019 to serve the township as our Fiscal Officer. She has previously been appointed as a member of our Board of Zoning Appeals. Her knowledge of our township and service to the BZA has been invaluable. We are certain she will serve the township well in her new appointment.

Position Available

The Waterville Township Trustees are seeking an individual interested in serving as an alternate on the Board of Zoning Appeals. The Board meets as necessary by call of the board secretary, with at least one organization meeting to be held in January of each calendar year. Alternates serve to fill a vacancy during the meeting if any member of the Board is absent. Residency in Waterville Township is a requirement to apply.  Anyone interested in this opportunity to serve should email Trustee Brett Warner at Brett.Warner@watervilletownship.com

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Anthony Wayne Area Citizens Police Academy Documents:

AWACPA-Announcement.pdf AWACPA-Application.pdf AWACPA-Schedule.pdf

*Applications must be returned no later than August 15, 2017 to either the Waterville Township, City of Waterville or Village of Whitehouse Police Departments.

Refuse Collection

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Open Burning Laws

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Township Officials Listing

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Cemetery Information

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Zoning Regulations

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