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 hold a Special Meeting on January 16, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. (noon) in the Spencer Township Meeting Room.  The Agenda is as follows: 1.Solicit Bid for Ditch Cleaning  2.Approve Township Survey  3.Draft/Send Letter to Board of Election  4.Street Light Corner Angola/Crissey  5.Security Cameras  6.Road Maintenance - Tractor Attachment Brondes Ford Truck  7.Land Acquisition  8.Board Appointment - Alternate  9.Township Photos/History  10.All Incoming/Outgoing Communication  11.Land Use Plan  12.Zoning Resolution (6-1)

ZONING COMMISSION - There will be no Zoning Commission meeting in January.

JEDZ - On January 16, 2020 in the Spencer Township Meeting Room, the Joint Economic Development Zone Audit Committee will meet at 5:45 p.m. followed by a meeting of the JEDZ  Board at 6:00 p.m.   

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

POSITION AVAILABLE - Road and Building Maintenance Worker 

Spencer Township in Lucas County, Ohio is accepting resumes for a full time Road and Building Maintenance Worker. One year building maintenance experience preferred. Applicant must demonstrate physical ability, literary skills, and own a valid Ohio driver’s license and Class B CDL.
This position will perform a number of essential functions including but not limited to the following: operate basic equipment and vehicles owned by the township to perform general maintenance and repair of the roads, buildings and properties of Spencer Township. Maintain, repair, and clean roadways and right-of-ways. Perform snow and ice control on township roads, building grounds, and the fire department parking lot. Fill potholes; place high water signs; post and remove zoning signs; maintain, repair, and install traffic signs. Perform basic care, scheduled maintenance, and minor repairs on equipment and vehicles. Perform mowing and landscape work at buildings and properties of Spencer Township. Perform cleaning and maintenance at town hall and maintenance building; ensure preventative maintenance and routine safety checks; stock, load and unload supplies and materials and complete other related maintenance assignments. Perform miscellaneous bookkeeping tasks; keep daily records and inventory; respond to general inquiries from the public.
Hours: Monday through Friday. May be seasonally required to work evenings, weekends or holidays. Must be available to respond quickly to emergencies and clean up in all weather conditions.
Base Salary: $19.00 Benefits: Health insurance, Dental insurance, Vision insurance, Paid time off.
Interested applicants should send their cover letter, resume, certifications, including 1-3 references to Fiscal Officer Dawn McDonald at Spencer Township 630 North Meilke Road PO Box 28 Holland Ohio 43528 or to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
A conditional offer of employment will be extended by the Board of Trustees. A final offer will be extended by the Board of Trustees upon successful completion of a satisfactory background check, reference checks, and a post-offer medical examination and drug-screening.
Unposting Date: 5:00 p.m. on February 5, 2020  
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..
POSITIONS AVAILABLE - Zoning Commission Board Member and an Alternate

The Spencer Township Board of Trustees is seeking qualified individuals to fill the vacant positions of Board Member and Alternate on the Spencer Township Zoning Commission. 

The Zoning Commission is composed of five members who reside in the unincorporated area of Spencer Township. The duties of the Zoning Commission include: to initiate proposed amendments to the Spencer Township Zoning Resolution; to consider, review, and recommend all proposed amendments to the Board of Township Trustees; to consider, review, and approve or deny all site plan reviews, as needed. 

Zoning Commission meetings are open to the public and held, as needed, on the second Thursday at 7:00 p.m. in the Spencer Township Meeting Room located at 630 North Meilke Road, Holland, OH 43528. 

Board Member and Alternate attendance is required. Board Members and Alternates are compensated $40.00 per meeting attended.

Applicants may submit a letter of interest and resume to Fiscal Officer Dawn McDonald at Spencer Township 630 North Meilke Road 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


Spencer Township has joined with the Toledo Lucas County Port Authority to set up the Westwinds Revolving Loan Fund. This fund provides expansion opportunities to business owners in the Joint Economic Development Zone. To visit the Port Authority website, click the link below:

Toledo Lucas County Port Authority



Residents of Spencer Township are invited to attend upcoming events hosted by the Lucas Soil & Water Conservation District.For more information, please click the link below:

Lucas Soil & Water Conservation District website