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Welcome to American Township

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Next Monthly Meeting

Trustee Board Meeting will be Monday, April 8, at 7:30pm.


The new American Township golf cart resolution can be located on the American Township police page on this website or be directed here Golf Cart Resolution.

Contact Township Office

102 Pioneer Road
Elida, Ohio 45807



Twp. House: 419 331 8651

Fire Dept.: 419-339-3921

Police: 419-331-6788 

          Ext. 1701 to leave message

Mon-Fri: 8a to 12p
Sat-Sun-Holidays: CLOSED
See Zoning Tab for Zoning Hours


Paul Basinger:

Lynn Mohler:

Ross Harmon:

Brady Overholt:

Cory Osting:

Mark Bishop:

Departments Links

Here in American Township there is much to do. There are places to go, people to meet, jobs to complete, and memories to be made. 

Click below to be directed to our collection of recreation, schools, community contacts, history, demographics, boundaries, and calendar events.

Forms Quick Link

If getting zoning applications, Township Hall rental, or a cemetery plot purchase is your reason for visiting our website, then browse the Forms tab above.

Applications for driveways, right-of-way, and roadcuts are in the road crew tab. 

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