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Property Value Hearing

The Medina County Auditor's office will be holding their informal property value hearing in our Community Center gymnasium on Wednesday August 31st , 11AM-7.
For further information call 330-725-9753.

Township Fiscal Officer

Due to an upcoming resignation, we are seeking applicants as follows:
The Fiscal Officer is an elected official and is independent of the Trustees, yet by law the township fiscal officer must work closely with the trustees. Must be able to keep an accurate record of all townships accounts and transactions, comply with the legal requirements set for the Fiscal Officer's duties, recording accurately the proceedings of the Board of Trustees i.e. keeping the minutes (ORC 507.04) plus other ministerial duties. Issues checks and prepares payroll and all associated functions (tax reporting and deposits). As approved by Trustees, and before being filed , the official bonds of elected officials shall be done and recorded by the Fiscal Officer. Works with Board of Elections, prosecutor in township matters, deposit funds and liaison to others for trustees.
* Resident of Chatham Township
* Citizen of the United States of America
* 18 years of age or older
* Candidate must qualify by giving bond and taking Oath of Office
* Work from Home
* Financial and/or Accounting background
* Organizational/computer/web skills
* In general 15-25 hours per week with additional hours as needed
Chatham Trustees
Fiscal Officer Position
P.O. Box 99
Spencer, Oh 44275

*Please submit your letter of interest so that we will receive in time for our Sept. 13th Trustee Regular meeting. Interviews will be scheduled shortly thereafter.


Zoning Resolution & Comprehensive Plan online

Just "click" to view Chatham Township Zoning Resolution or

The Chatham Township Comprehensive Plan For Development

Recycle Bins

The Medina County Solid Waste District has placed 4 recycling bins at our Maintenance Garage located at 6539 Avon Lake Road. These are for "Single Stream" recycling which allows you to place all your recyclable items mixed together in one bin. Please click link for more information on accptable items and method of disposal:

Comprehensive Plan Update Committee

We are in the process of reviewing an updating our Comprehensive Plan for Development. If you are interested in participating, please consider attending our next meeting on Monday Sept. 12th, 7PM, in the Trustee meeting room at the Community Center.
Please contact Russ Arters at 330-618-5359.

Bicentennial Planning Committee

Chatham Township was founded in 1818. We have formed a committee to plan events for the upcoming bicentennial in 2018. If you are interested in helping plan this historic milestone, please consider attending our next meeting on Thursday Sept.8,7PM in the Community Center gymnasium.
Please contact Sarah Bistline 330-667-2257 or Steve Arters 330-667-2462.

Community Center Events

Located at 6306 Avon Lake Road, 1/4 mile north of Route 162

Canaanland Opry

Join us on Saturday September 3rd,6PM.

Featuring a performance by

The Fisherman
from Norwalk, OH

Also Appearing:
Amy Sayre, Shannon Shaw, The Storyteller & many more!

All are welcome to attend & enjoy this event held on the 1st Saturday of EVERY month. Admission is free!
Opry details may be seen on Facebook.
For information contact Danny Smith at 330-347-8976

Movie Night

Family Movie Night is OUTDOORS! On Saturday September 17th, The Community Center will be featuring "Zootopia". Admission is FREE! Concessions open at 8:30 offering hot dogs, popcorn, refreshments and misc. snacks. Movie will be shown at dusk. If the weather is uncooperative, alternate location will be the gymnasium. Bring your favorite chairs & blankets for an evening your whole family will enjoy!


Mon-Tues-Thurs 7-8PM, Sat. 9-10PM
Contact Carolyn Shaw 330-667-2183


Tuesdays 6-7:30PM
Contact Shirley Weimer, 330-667-2262 Northern Ohio Yoga


Thrift Room
We have clothes, house wares, toys, furniture etc. Thrift room is open during most events at the Community Center. Our volunteers will accept monetary "free will donations" for these goods. The proceeds are used to purchase food, refreshments, maintenance items etc. used at the Community Center. Have leftover items from your garage or yard sale? We accept all useable items! Please contact Janet 330-667-2620 or Carolyn 330-667-2183 for drop off or pick up arrangements.
The Thrift Room is managed by the "Friends of the CTCC" a volunteer group whose efforts make the Community Center and its many events possible
Anniversary, Retirement, Birthday and Graduation Parties
Planning a party? The facility is great for celebrating retirements, anniversaries, birthdays, showers, graduations etc. With a gymnasium & outdoor playground for kids you are guaranteed to have fun rain/snow or shine! We have many tables and chairs available and plenty of parking for your guests.
Contact our scheduler Janet Newcomer at: 330-667-2620

View Cemetery records online

We recommend printing the following Website User Guide, then access the website by clicking on this link Chatham Township Cemetery Records


Although this web site is the official site for Chatham Township, it is for informational purposes only, and is not the official record of Chatham Township.