Put-in-Bay Township is one
of the twelve townships of Ottawa
County, Ohio, United States.
The 2000 census
found 763 people in
the township, 635 of whom lived in the unincorporated portions of
township is composed of several islands located in Lake Erie, northeast of the rest of the county:
It has the following water boundaries:
communities are located in Put-in-Bay Township: the popular
tourist village of Put-in-Bay on South Bass Island, and the unincorporated communities of Middle
Bass on Middle Bass Island and Isle St.
George on North Bass Island.
One American Viticultural
has been established in the township:
Name and history
It is the only Put-in-Bay Township statewide.
The township is governed by a three-member board of trustees, who
are elected in November of odd-numbered years to a four-year term
beginning on the following January 1. Two are elected in the year
after the presidential election and one is elected in the year
before it. There is also an elected township fiscal officer, who
serves a four-year term beginning on April 1 of the year after the
election, which is held in November of the year before the
presidential election. Vacancies in the fiscal officership or on
the board of trustees are filled by the remaining trustees.
- Ottawa County, Ohio — Population by Places
Estimates Ohio State University, 2007. Accessed
15 May 2007.
- §503.24, §505.01, and §507.01 of
Revised Code. Accessed 4/30/2009.