Ohio's 1st Rural Historic District
Elizabeth Township


Ohio's 1st Rural Historic District
19,881 Acres Listed on the National Register of Historic Places


Township meetings are held at 7 P.M. on the first and third Wednesdays of every month.

If you would like to be placed on a meeting's agenda, please contact the township trustee office with as much advance notice as possible.


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From time to time, we will post advertisements for bids in this section of our site. Please visit often to see the details or any new announcements.

NOTICE TO BIDDERS    >>>  Packet to Download 

Section 307.86 of the Ohio Revised Code

The Board of Elizabeth Township Trustees will accept bids at their office and open sealed bids at their office at 5710 East Walnut Grove Road, Troy, Ohio  45373 on:

            WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1, 2018 AT 7:00 P.M.                

for the following:

                        For furnishing all labor, material, and equipment for the Shaggy Bark Subdivision Asphalt Concrete Resurfacing according to specifications on file in the Elizabeth Township Trustee’s Office.

Said bids shall be on a unit price basis and shall be in writing on proposal blanks furnished by the Board of Elizabeth Township Trustees.

The minimum wage to be paid any and all classes of labor employed on this contract shall conform to the Prevailing Wage Rates on Public Improvements as determined by the Department of Industrial Relations in accordance with Section 4115, Ohio Revised Code.

Pursuant to Section 153.54 of the Ohio Revised Code, the bidder shall submit a BID GUARANTY as a guarantee that the bidder, if successful, will enter into a contract with the Board of Elizabeth Township Trustees.  The BID GUARANTY shall be in the form of either:

            1.         A bond in accordance with Section 153.54 (B) of the Ohio Revised Code for the full amount of the bid; or

            2.         A certified check, cashier’s check, or letter of credit (Chapter 1305 Ohio Revised Code) in accordance with Section 153.54 (C) of the Ohio Revised Code in an amount equal to 10% of the bid.

Sealed bids shall be addressed to the Board of Elizabeth Township Trustees and shall arrive or be delivered to their office on or before the above stated date and time.  Bids shall be marked, "BID FOR THE SHAGGY BARK SUBDIVISION ASPHALT CONCRETE RESURFACING".

You may view this notice on the Board of Elizabeth Township Trustees website at www.elizabethtownshipohio.com.  

The Board of Elizabeth Township Trustees reserve the right to reject any or all bids, to waive any irregularities in the bids when to the advantage of the township and to select the lowest and best bid in their judgment.


BY:      John R. Ryman, President
BY:      Mary Ann Mumford, Fiscal Clerk



What is the largest function of a township? Road maintenance Other functions can be police protection, fire protection, parks and recreation, zoning, waste disposal, control of weeds and brush, cemeteries and lighting.

Trustees are often asked which roads are considered township roads. Below is a map of township roads in Elizabeth Township:

  1. Adams Road
  2. Benham Road
  3. Hickory Hollow Road
  4. Hufford Road
  5. Lehman Road
  6. Marshall Road
  7. McCandliss Road
  8. Mill Road
  9. Rudy Road
  10. S. Gearhardt Road
  11. Sanders Road
  12. Shaggy Bark Road
  13. Weddle Road
  14. Widener Road

Within Elizabeth Township there are 14.39 miles of township roads, 36.21 miles of county roads and 12.4 miles of state roads.


Total Acres: 19,881 acres

Total Square Miles: 29.9 square miles


Below is a list of cemeteries in Elizabeth Township:

  • Davey - Section 19 - Benham Road
  • Davey - Section 7 - Widener Road
  • Gearhardt (Sheets) - Section 32 - Walnut Grove Road
  • Kyle - Section 20 - Tipp-Elizabeth Road
  • Mann - Section 25 - Tipp-Elizabeth Road
  • Kyle - Section 20 - Tipp Elizabeth Road
  • McCKendree - Section 2 - Dayton-Brandt & Walnut Grove Road



Board of Trustees
5710 E Walnut Grove Rd
Troy, OH 45373
Phone - 937.335.1920
Fax - 937.335.1927
Community Center
5760 E Walnut Grove Rd
Troy, OH 45373
Phone - 937.335.ETCC
Fax - 937.339.2165