Engineer’s Office

 

County Engineer:
Michael L. Lenhart, P.E.,  P.S

245 E. Main St., Suite 205
Ottawa, OH 45875

 

Phone:  419-523-6931
Fax:  419-523-6014

Office Hours:
8:30 – 4:30
Monday – Friday

 

County Information About Tax Map Department Ditch Department Construction Projects
Permits Bid Info GIS / Online Records Contact Info

 

Do you need to… Contact:
Call about a road issue? See the “Who to Contact” list under the ‘Contact Info’ tab above
Request maintenance on a petition ditch? Contact the Drainage Department at 419-523-6931
Make a drainage change? Contact the Drainage Department at 419-523-6931
Get a permit? Click the ‘Permits’ tab above
Submit a legal description for pre-approval? Email legal documents to: taxmap@putnamcountyohio.gov
Get a plat book? Hardcopy available for $5.00 at the Engineer’s Office (2nd floor of the Courthouse). PDF version: 2019 Plat Book (created 1/11/19). Or view parcels online at https://www.putnamcountygis.com/engineer/ (updated continually).
Get a County map? Available at the Engineer’s Office (2nd floor of the Courthouse) for free. PDF version:  County Road Map 
Contact your Township Trustees, or find township meeting info? Township Trustee Contacts
Find zoning information? Zoning Contacts
Get a copy of a deed? https://acclaim.putnamcountyrecorder.com/acclaimweb or call the Recorder’s Office at 419-523-6490
Get your property surveyed? List of Surveyors
Check the floodplain status of a property? For unincorporated property: Greg Luersman, Floodplain Coordinator, (419-523-6686, ext. 715)

For incorporated property: Contact Village Officials (Village of Ottawa Floodplain Manager: Denise Balbaugh (419-523-5020)

Check drainage pipe sizing for a new driveway? See the “Who to Contact” list under the ‘Contact Info’ tab above
Know the process when building a new home? https://www.putnamhealth.com/pdf/Building%20Process%20Packet.pdf

For other questions, click the ‘Contact Info’ tab above, or call the Engineer’s Office at 419-523-6931