Courthouse Location

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS! Registration for the Farm Tire Recycling Collection will begin on August 17 and end August 28 for additional information please contact O-S-S Joint Solid Waste District at 419-334-7222 or 1-888-850-7224. The Final Hearing that was previously scheduled to be held at the Ottawa County Fairgrounds on the Englebeck Ditch petition will be held virtually on August 20, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. Please click on the legal notices and bids tab for more information. The Board of Ottawa County Commissioners is announcing that all Ottawa County facilities will continue to be open to the public by APPOINTMENT ONLY until further notice. The courts and administrative offices within Ottawa County will remain open and staff will be working to serve the public by phone, email, on-line or by scheduled appointment if necessary. Click on the County Office Directory Tab for office contact information. Ottawa County continues to make critical decisions with the best possible advice during this rapidly changing event to keep the safety of our residents, staff and community our top priority. Ottawa Regional Planning Commission is seeking an individual to serve a three year term on the Regional Planning Commission. The commission meets the third Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. Monthly meetings are required and voting on issues such as subdivision of land and re-zoning of parcels throughout Ottawa County. If you feel you would be an asset to the Regional Planning Commission, please contact Mark Messa, Director via phone 419-734-6780 or email [email protected] We look forward to hearing from you! Ottawa County Offices are open for business with limited staff, but closed to the public at this time. Visitors will only be permitted access with a scheduled appointment. There are drop boxes on the outside of the courthouse where you can deposit your water/sewer and/or tax payments. Ottawa County sells it's surplus county property through internet auctions. To view current items available, click on the Gov Deals link on our web page. The Ottawa County Courthouse is located at 315 Madison Street, Port Clinton, Ohio.