Welcome to Eaton Township

"A rural community growing into the future"

 


 

 

 



Township Road Department:

Services provided by the Eaton Township Road Department include road surface and roadway maintenance of 25.30 miles of Township owned streets and street lighting. State and County roads are maintained by those respective governmental agencies.

The State Roads in Eaton Township are:
State Route 83 (Avon Belden Road)
State Route 82 (Royalton Road)
State Route 57

State Roads in Eaton Township are maintained by the Ohio Department of Transportation Garage in Oberlin: ODOT, 405 West Lorain Street (State Route 511), (440) 774-6681.

The County Roads in Eaton Township are:
Chestnut Ridge
Cowley
Durkee
Giles
Island
Root
Sprague

County Roads in Eaton Township are maintained by the Lorain County Engineer and Lorain County Garage. The Lorain County Engineer's Office is located at 247 Hadaway Street in Elyria, (440) 329-5586.

The Lorain County Garage is located on Russia Road off Killdeer Circle, (440) 326-5880

All other roads are Township Roads:
The Township Roads are maintained by the Eaton Township Road Department. The Road Department is located at 12043 Avon Belden Road, (440) 748-2236.

The Road Crew consists of two full-time employees and one part-time employee. This crew is responsible for many different types of Township maintenance including road repair, roadside mowing, leaf vacuuming, snow plowing, park and cemetery mowing and maintenance. These employees also do a variety of minor repairs and contribute greatly to the upkeep of the Town Hall and Township equipment. The most recent road equipment purchased was a 2009 1-Ton Pickup for use in year round road maintenance and snow plowing.

Department Personnel:
Kurt Durkee - Road Superintendent / Cemetery Sexton

Adam Wilson

Mike Bunnell

The Road Department can be reached Monday through Friday between the hours of 7:00 am and 3:30 pm at (440) 748-2236. If there is no answer, please leave a message with your name and phone number.