Road Department

Bath Township Road Department provides a number of services to make the Bath Township community a Wonderful place to live and work!

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Road Maintenance

The Bath Township Road Department takes great pride in maintaining safe, sound roadways for our residents. We utilize proactive measures, such as asphalt rejuvenation and fiber reinforced crack sealer, to ensure longer lasing roadways, saving taxpayer dollars.

Under the direction of the Road Superintendent, Denny Wilkins, the Bath Township Road Department is responsible for the maintenance of 54.576 miles of township dedicated roadways, township owned equipment and non-contracted building services that include the Bath Township Administration Office and Fire Department. There are presently two full time road workers with over 20 years of experience and one administrative assistant for the Township. The Road Department also works closely with the Allen County Engineers Office and Ohio Department of Transportation.



Road Department Services Include:

  • Snow and ice removal, salting
  • Repair and patch of road
  • Maintain storm sewer systems
  • Repair and re-placement of township roadway signage
  • Maintain trees in right-of way
  • Pavement Marking program
  • Oversee street and paving and replacement projects
  • Mowing and trimming of township roads
  • Leaf removal
  • Open/Close of burials
  • Headstone foundations

Any concerns about the Township roads can be addressed with the Road Department Superintendent, Dennis Wilkins at 419-221-1797.

Bath Township Leaf Pick Up

The Bath Township Road Department begins leaf pick up the first week of November and ends the day before Thanksgiving. The Road Department will be in each neighborhood at least two days a week. If you do not live within a Bath Township Subdivision, you may call the Township Office at 419-221-1797 to be placed on a schedule to have bagged leaves picked up ONLY during the Leaf Pick Up Program.  The Road Department will  pick up bagged leaves until the Wednesday before Thanksgiving.

The Bath Township Fire Department would also like to remind residents that burning leaves is a violation of Ohio Law and the department will respond to complaints of illegal open burning within Bath Township. Please contact the Township Office at 419-221-1797 for questions.


Leaf Removal Service

Residents are reminded that leaves need to be raked out to the Right –of-Way (which is the edge of the road or on the curb). (DO NOT PUT LEAVES IN THE ROADWAY OR ON SIDEWALKS). Leaf piles that contain tree trimmings; sticks or any other type of foreign material other than leaves will NOT be picked up by the Township.

Roadway Jurisdiction Map(Click to Enlarge)

Bath Roadway Jurisdiction