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About Chatham


Zoning Board members needed

Are you interested in our Township Zoning and serving your community? We are seeking individuals to fill an upcoming vacancy on our Zoning Board of Appeals as well as a secretary to serve both the Appeals Board and the Zoning Board of Commissioners.
No experience necessary. Please submit a letter of interest to:

Sarah Poling / Fiscal Officer
Chatham Township
PO Box 99
Spencer, OH 44275

Questions? Please contact Trustee 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 Monday December 4th, 7PM in the Historical Society's Library Museum located next to the Community Center at 6306 Avon Lake Road.

Zoning Resolution & Comprehensive Plan

To view online, simply "click"... 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:

Ohio Checkbook

Please take a moment to view all Chatham's financial records at:

Community Center Events

Located at 6306 Avon Lake Road,44275 which is 1/4 mile north of Route 162

Christmas Santa Shop

Saturday December 2nd, 9AM - 1. Wonderful place for kids to shop, we offer special Christmas gifts at $5 or less! Mr. & Mrs. Santa will be present from 10AM - 12. Great photo opportunity for parents! Enjoy working model Railroad display!

Call Janet Newcomer at 330-667-2620.

Also on this day, The Chatham Community Church holds "Make it & Take it" from 9AM-Noon, where children can assemble wood projects for gifts.

Canaanland Opry

Join us on Saturday December 2nd, 6PM.

Featuring a performance by:
"The Pearly Gates"
from West Salem, OH
Also Appearing:
Angela Frary, Amy Sayre, The Storyteller & 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.

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

On Saturday December 2nd, 7PM, we will light the blue spruce tree on the front lawn. Join us afterwards for refreshments at an Open House in the Historical Society's museum where they will be featuring vintage Christmas tree decorations.


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


Thrift Room
We have 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 except clothes. 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.