Elected Officials

Danbury Township is governed by a non-partisan board of three Trustees and one Fiscal Officer, all of whom are elected for a four-year term. The board meets in public session on the second and fourth Wednesday each month at 6:30 p.m. on the first floor of Township Hall. Their areas of responsibility include roads, parks, cemeteries, fire and police departments, zoning, fiscal management, budgets and maintenance of public records.

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Meet Your Elected Officials

John Paul Dress

4755 E. Port Clinton Eastern
Port Clinton, Ohio 43452
(419) 341-0404
johnpaul@danburytownship.com

 

 

John Paul is a lifelong resident of Danbury Township.  He is married to Dawn, and they have three adult daughters and three grandsons. He started as a grounds maintenance crew member at Bay Point Resort 40 years ago. Over the years he has worked his way up, gaining experience in customer service, business management and facility management and is now the acting General Manager of this prestigious resort community.

John Paul recently served on the Danbury Township Zoning Commission, rounding out his three and a half years of service as Chairman of the Board. He is an active member in the community and has served twelve years as a Board Member for Danbury Schools. Additionally, he has a business degree from BGSU.
His goals as a Danbury Township Trustee are:
a)      Balance fiscal responsibility while maintaining needed services
b)      Establish a customer service approach to the residents of the Township
c)      Manage Township growth in balance with residents’ expectations

Overall, demonstrate his commitment to the residents of Danbury Township.

Dianne Rozak

3265 S. Confederate Drive
Marblehead, OH 43440
(419) 798-4071
dianne@danburytownship.com

 

 

Dianne began her tenure as Township Trustee in January 1996. Her background includes an Associate Degree in Management from John Carroll University in Cleveland. She was a Director of Human Resources and Training for a nationwide specialty retailer in Cleveland. In addition, she has held various marketing positions in the specialty food industry, owned a catering business and has been very involved in community activities. She has served in the capacity of President for the Wide World Shop Board of Directors, The Peninsula Chamber of Commerce, Ottawa County Regional Planning Commission, Ottawa County Visitors Bureau and Ottawa County Township Association. She is a past member of the board of Otterbein North Shore Retirement Community and currently serves as recording secretary for the Area Heritage Foundation which operates the Ottawa County Historical Museum, Dianne oversees Zoning and Safety, produces the Township newsletter, bi-monthly meeting overviews and "Focus on Danbury Township" newspaper articles. She is a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and is self-employed as an artist/photographer. Her goals for the Township include continued citizen involvement, controlled development and public awareness of Township business.

Dave Hirt

1775 S. Church Road
Marblehead, OH 43440
(419) 732-2703
dave@danburytownship.com

 

 

Dave was elected to the position of Township Trustee and began serving in 1994. He is a lifelong resident of the township and a graduate of Danbury High School class of '66. Dave has worked at Bill's Implement Sales since 1975 as a parts and equipment salesman of lawn and garden equipment. He has been active in the township serving as an officer for the Ottawa County Township Association, the Danbury Waste Water Advisory Committee and the Ottawa County District Health Advisory Committee. He also remains active in the community by chartering and leading the Danbury Ski Club for 12 years, being an officer in the Experimental Aviation Association Chapter 1247 for 7 years, being involved at St. Paul on council, in choir, and on Sunday school staff, and volunteering at the High School popcorn stand. He is a U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam war serving on an ammunition ship there and also aboard a nuclear submarine based from Hawaii with 6 years active service from 1969 to 1975. Dave and his wife Jan are the parents of three girls Loree, Karyn and Abbey. Dave's goals are to continue to improve the quality of life in Danbury Township through controlled development and growth. He is also a strong supporter for land preservation and of our parks. Preservation is a way for our public officials to give back to the taxpayers for the benefit of all future generations.

Carolyn Adams

5630 Windjammer
Marblehead, Ohio 43440
(419) 732-3039
fiscalofficer@danburytownship.com

 

 

Carolyn was appointed as Fiscal Officer and began serving September 2017.

Budget

Budget

To download and view the Annual Budget, just click on the links below. 

2017 Budget
2016 Budget
2015 Budget
2014 Budget
2013 Budget

Meeting Schedule

Meeting Schedule & Notifications

The Board of Trustees meet in public session on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m, unless otherwise noted. Meetings are held in the meeting room of the Township Hall located at 5972 E. Port Clinton Eastern Road, Marblehead, Ohio 43440.

Notice(s)

None at this time.

2018 Trustee Meeting Schedule

July 25, 2018
August 8, 2018
August 22, 2018
September 12, 2018
September 26, 2018
October 10, 2018
October 24, 2018
November 14, 2018
November 28, 2018
December 12, 2018
December 26, 2018

* Change in Regular Schedule
** Subject to Change

Minutes

Board of Trustees Approved Meeting Minutes

The only official public record of Danbury Township is the paper file(s) located at Danbury Township Hall. The official approved copy of township minutes including attachments and references is available for review or purchase. Contact the Township Fiscal Officer at (419) 732-3039 or via email fiscalofficer@danburytownship.com to make arrangements for record review or purchase or fill out & submit the Public Records Request form.

January 10, 2018 - Regular Meeting
January 24, 2018 - Regular Meeting
February 14, 2018 - Regular Meeting
February 28, 2018 - Regular Meeting
March 14, 2018 - Regular Meeting
March 28, 2018 - Regular Meeting
April 11, 2018 - Regular Meeting
April 25, 2018 - Regular Meeting
May 9, 2018 - Regular Meeting
May 23, 2018 - Regular Meeting
June 13, 2018 - Regular Meeting
June 27, 2018 - Regular Meeting
July 11, 2018 - Regular Meeting
July 25, 2018 - Regular Meeting
August 8, 2018 - Regular Meeting
August 22, 2018 - Regular Meeting
September 12, 2018 - Regular Meeting
September 26, 2018 - Regular Meeting
October 10, 2018 - Regular Meeting
October 24, 2018 - Regular Meeting
November 14, 2018 - Regular Meeting
November 28, 2018 - Regular Meeting
December 12, 2018 - Regular Meeting
December 26, 2018 - Regular Meeting

* Change in Regular Schedule
** Subject to Change

Resolutions

Resolutions

2018 Adopted Resolutions:   

01-2018 - Lakeside Map Amendment
02-2018 - Paving
03-2018 - Striping
04-2018 - 5040 E. Port Clinton Eastern Rd. Nuisance
05-2018 - Art. 7 Text Amendments
06-2018 - 
07-2018 - 
08-2018 - 
09-2018 - Removal of Unsafe Structure 2067 Arlington

Resolutions of Continued Interest:

25-2015 - Fire Loss- Insurance
09-2015 - Junk Vehicle
011007-1- Noise
06-2013 - Tall Grass
06-2017 - Medical Marijuana

The only official public record of Danbury Township is the paper file(s) located at Danbury Township Hall. The official approved copy of township minutes including attachments and references is available for review or purchase. Contact the Township Fiscal Officer at (419) 732-3039 or via email fiscalofficer@danburytownship.com to make arrangements for record review or purchase or fill out & submit the Public Records Request form.

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