• Huron Township Road Department
    Huron Township Road Department
  • Huron Township Zoning & Building
    Huron Township Zoning & Building
  • Huron Township Law Enforcement
    Huron Township Law Enforcement
  • Huron Township Fire & EMS
    Huron Township Fire & EMS


HURON TOWSHIP is a full service governmental body supplying a number of services to its citizens.  The Township is governed by three elected Trustees and an elected Fiscal Officer who oversees the Township’s finances.  According to the latest census, there are 2,572 people in the unincorporated part of the Township.

Mission Statement

“To give our citizens and visitors to the Township the best government, atmosphere, and safest environment possible within our tax dollars”

Road Department

Responsibility of maintaining and keeping clear over 23 miles of roads. In addition, the Road Department is responsible for grounds maintenance of all Township properties including three cemeteries and oversees all funeral services at the cemeteries.

Building Department

Handles all of the zoning and building issues in the Township, including within the City of Huron. We are a State of Ohio certified department for both residential and commercial / industrial projects and contracts with seven other political subdivisions within Erie County.

Law Enforcement

Huron Township has 24 hour coverage supplied by the Erie County Sheriff’s Department (ECSD) and, in cooperation with BGSU-Firelands Campus, contracts for additional coverage during peak activity period.

Fire and EMS Services

Huron Township contracts with the City of Huron for both fire and EMS coverage and has done so since 1969.

Items of Note 

  • A roof permit is required for all areas in our jurisdiction.  Contact the Tammy at the Building Department with all questions.
  • Effective January 1st all contractors will be required to be Registered when working in Huron Township. Click for more information

Legal Notices

Huron Township Offices

Quick Forms

Accessory Use Application

Appeals Application

Electrical Permit Application

Fence Application

Plan Approval Application

Residential Building Permit Application

Residential Deck Application

Residential Roofing Permit

Sign Permit Application

Lot Split Application