Public Notices

The public is invited to attend the Meetings and Public Hearings held in the Spencer Township Meeting Room, 630 North Meilke Road, Holland Ohio 43528.

TRUSTEES - The Board of Trustees will meet on October 17 2019 at 7:00 p.m. in the Spencer Township Meeting Room.  

ZONING COMMISSION - Public Hearing: OOctober 10 2019 at 7:00 p.m. the Spencer Township Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing to hear the following request: A zoning change from M-1 to R-A submitted by Eddie McLafferty for the property located at 1624 Whitehouse-Spencer Road, Swanton, Ohio 43558.

After the conclusion of such hearing, this matter will be referred for further determination to the Board of Township Trustees on October 17, 2019. All persons interested in or affected by said request will have the opportunity to be heard at these public hearings.

By order of the Spencer Township Zoning Commission and the Board of Trustees.

JEDZ - There will be no Joint Economic Development Zone Board (JEDZ) meeting in September.

BZA - There will be no Board of Zoning Appeals meeting in September.

DUMPSTER DAYS - A dumpster will be available in the Spencer Township Hall parking lot on Friday, November 1st from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and on Saturday, November 2nd from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. For more information (including items not accepted), click the link below:

Fall 2019 Dumpster Days Flyer

POSITION AVAILABLE - Zoning Enforcement Officer. Spencer Township in Lucas County, Ohio, seeks a qualified individual to fill the position of Zoning Enforcement Officer, within our township.  Preferred bachelor's degree in land-use planning, urban planning, public administration or a closely related field or three (3) years of experience in zoning, housing inspection, or related field, which will meet the minimum requirements.  Applicant must also have valid Ohio driver’s license. The successful candidate for this position must be able to perform field inspections, receive and investigate complaints, write and maintain accurate records, possess basic computer skills, and enforce the provisions of the Spencer Township Zoning Resolution.  The salary will be negotiated pending candidate’s qualifications and experience.   Send resume to the Fiscal Officer, Dawn McDonald, at Spencer Township PO Box 28 Holland, Ohio 43528 or to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The Spencer Township website now contains a list of completed and scheduled road maintenance projects. You can view these under Departments -> Roads & Maintenance or by clicking the link below: 

Roads & Maintenance Projects



Residents of Spencer Township are invited to attend upcoming events hosted by the Lucas Soil & Water Conservation District.

Homeowner's Seminar

November 2, 2019 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Spencer Township Town Hall, 630 North Meilke Road, Holland, OH 43528

Topics covered: 

  • Composting Methods
  • How to Compost
  • Vermi- Composting (worm bins)
  • Fall Yard Care
  • Soil Testing

This event is free. If you plan to attend, please call or email an RSVP to the Township Office at 419-865-2883 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For more information, please click the link below:

Lucas Soil & Water Conservation District website