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Community Notice

WSOS CAC is a non-profit organization that receives state and federally funded grants to offer free home repairs to eligible applicants in the community. Brochures are availabe to explain the programs offered.

You may contact them at 1-800-775-9767 or 419-639-2802 for further information. Their office hours are Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Neighborhood Block Watch

The Neighborhood Block Watch Program is back. For information, call Nancy Sabin at 419-836-2320 or email Nancy


For information about the new recycling containers and items accepted, click on this link: Recycling Information

Allen School Property Acquired

On January 10th, 1942, Mary and Ewald Hansen deeded 12 acres of farm land on Genoa-Clay Center Road in Allen Township to the Allen Township Board of Education. Shortly thereafter, “Allen Central School” was constructed and had been used for a school by Allen Township and Genoa Area Schools ever since. That is until this year, when the Genoa Board of Education completed the new elementary school located at the High School site at the corner of Genoa-Clay Center Road and Moline-Martin Road.

In 2008 when the voters passed the necessary Levy to build the new school, it was the intention of the School Board to donate the “Allen Central” grounds back to the Township. True to their word, on August 31st, 2011 the Genoa School Board deeded the property to the Allen Township Board of Trustees. The Deed was presented by School Board President Mitch Hoyles and Treasurer Bill Nye. Allen Township Board President Craig Blausey and fiscal officer Sonia Eischen accepted the deed on behalf of Allen Township.

Allen School property Deed transfer

Veterans & Fire Fighters Memorial

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Have you seen the Veterans & Firefighters Memorial? Thank you to the committee for a job well done!

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You may still honor your loved ones & remember your friends by purchasing an engraved brick or a granite bench at the Allen Township Cemetery Veterans and Firefighters Memorial site. For information, click here: View Engraved Brick Order Form

For information about a commemorative granite bench, click here: View Bench Order Form