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Welcome to American Township

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Next Monthly Meeting

Trustee Board Meeting will be Monday, September 25th at 7:30pm.


The American Township Trustees will be having sealed bids for the property located at the intersection of Elm Street and Copus Rd.  Sealed bid packets will be located at the American Township Fire Station in Elida 105 W. Main St.  or call 419-339-3921.  Bids will be accepted till Friday September 22, 2023 4:00pm

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

Emergency: 9-1-1


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