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Public Notice - Storm Warning/Fire Siren Relocation

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Porter Township has relocated an outdoor Storm Warning/Fire Siren, previously located at 11725 Gallia Pike, to the Porter Township Road & Bridge Garage at 8809 Green Street. This siren will help alert residents in your area of impending severe weather conditions and fire emergencies. As with all other sirens located throughout the township, monthly testing will occur on the first Tuesday at 7:30 pm. Please contact the trustee’s office with any questions at 740-574-4245.


Thank you,



The Porter Township Trustees


NOTICE FOR BIDS - 2015 1T DUMP TRUCK (per specs)


Notice is hereby given that on the 21st day of April 2014 at 4:30 p.m., at the Office of the Porter Township Trustees in Wheelersburg, Ohio, will be let to the lowest and best responsible bidder, the following, to-wit: One four wheel drive, 2015 one ton dump truck with snow removal equipment, according to the specifications on file in the Office of the Porter Township Trustees. The Trustees reserve the right to reject any and all bids and to waive informalities.

Ted Adams, Fiscal Officer

Porter Township




summer cleanup SPRING CLEAN-UP 2014 summer cleanup

 MAY 14TH - MAY 17TH

Residents may dispose of unwanted items and debris from

Wednesday, May 14th -  Saturday, May 17th

7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 

 Dumpsters will be located at the Service Department located at 8809 Green Street in Wheelersburg. 

This is a fenced in area and access will only be given to Porter Township residents.

Drivers' licenses will be checked.  All debris must be placed in the dumpsters and

not beside them.  No hazardous materials such as paint, oil. asbestos,

refrigerators, freezers, etc. will be accepted.


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.