Welcome to Waterville Township!

Waterville Township is situated in and around the Village of Whitehouse and the City of Waterville. It is generally comprised of agricultural areas, but does contain many homes, subdivisions, and businesses. The township is governed by trustees and has a full-time police department. The maintenance department is responsible for road repairs and taking care of the local cemeteries. Fire and medical emergencies are the responsibility of the Whitehouse and Waterville fire departments.

Feel free to look around the website to obtain information on departments, services, regulations, and personnel contact links.

PUBLIC HEARING – Board of Zoning Appeals

Notice is hereby given, that there will be a hearing of the Waterville Township Board of Zoning Appeals, Lucas County, Ohio, Monday, December 12, 2022. The hearing will take place at the township hall, 621 Farnsworth Rd., at 6:00 p.m. The purpose is to hear an appeal request for property located at 8422 Dutch Rd. The board will also hold a short administrative meeting after the hearing adjourns. Further information can be obtained by an e-mail request to: zoningsecretary@watervilletownship.com.

Patty Rupert, Secretary, Board of Zoning Appeals


The Waterville Township Trustees will hold the 2023 Organizational Meeting on Wednesday, December 21, 2022. This meeting to immediately follow the December 21, 2022 Regular Trustee Meeting held at 7:00 p.m. in the Waterville Township Hall located at 621 Farnsworth Road, Waterville, OH 43566.

Catherine A. Vorst, Fiscal Officer


Leaf pickup for Waterville Township residents begins October 27, 2022 one time a week. Rake leaves up to the white line on the road. The leaf hose will only reach 6-8 feet. Anything outside of the hose range will not be picked up. Residents are asked NOT to pile leaves around mailboxes, sign post fire hydrant and/or poles. Leaves only….No debris, garden trash, sticks, perennial cuttings, etc.


Waterville Township Zoning Boards 2022 Meeting Schedule: The Waterville Township Zoning Commission will hold their monthly meetings the third Monday of each month in 2022. Meetings are held 7:00 p.m. at the Township Hall, 621 Farnsworth Rd.

Patty Rupert, Zoning Commission Secretary

Refuse Collection

View our collection calendar to find
pick-up days in your area.
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Open Burning Laws

Find out what the open burning laws
are in your neck of the woods.
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Township Officials Listing

View a complete listing of Township officials and contact information.
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Cemetery Information

View the rules and rate information
for the Township cemeteries.
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Zoning Regulations

Find out what the zoning regulations
are for your business.
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What’s In The News

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in the community.
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Meeting Times:

Board Of Trustees
4th Wednesday of the month
Starts at 7:00 p.m.

Zoning Commission
3rd Monday Of Month
Starts at 7:00 p.m.

Board Of Zoning Appeals
On Call of Board Secretary

Township Minutes