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O.R.C. 971.07; 5575.01; 5575.02

Notice is hereby given that, on the 1st day of June 2015 at 4:30 pm, at the Township Hall of the Trustees of Porter Township, in Scioto County, bids will be opened for the following:

            Surfacing and resurfacing of Porter Township Roadways for 2015, as per specifications.

Sealed bids for said work are to be in the hands of the Fiscal Officer by 4:30 pm on June 1, 2015 at the Township Hall, located at 1535 Dogwood Ridge Road, Wheelersburg, OH 45694. Specifications may be obtained by contacting the Office of the Porter Township Trustees at 740-574-4245. The Board of Trustees reserves the right to waive informalities and to reject any or all bids.


Board of Trustees of Porter Township

Ted Adams, Fiscal Officer

Porter Township Fire Dept. - Fire Hydrant Testing


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The Porter Township Fire Department will begin

testing fire hydrants on Thursday, April 2nd, 2015. 

These tests will be done on Tuesdays and Thursdays

between the hours of 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

The tests will continue until all hydrants hae been tested.

Please call the fire station at 740-574-6030 with any questions

regarding these tests, Monday - Friday from 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.





Welcome to Porter Township, Ohio!

Welcome to Porter Township, Ohio!  


Thank you for visiting! We are an outstanding residential community home to just over 10,000 residents, a diverse and safe community, breathtaking views of the Ohio River, excellent schools and an administration dedicated to exemplary customer service. We have dedicated and qualified employees that truly care about our community and residents.  

We are located in the south-central part of Ohio in Scioto County, just east of Portsmouth and north of Greenup County, Kentucky.  We are proud to keep our residents and visitors informed with the most up-to-date resources available. Please feel free to submit any comments or questions.

So take a few minutes to discover the services available through Porter Township. Please call us if you have any questions or suggestions; because, it’s our responsibility to address your needs. In Porter Township, we take that responsibility very seriously.