Community News & Updates

Plain Township Offices Closed to Public

All Plain Township offices are closed to the public until further notice. Please check our website or Facebook page for updates. − More Information

Press Release: Corona Virus COVID 19

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY: All Plain Township Programming, leagues, and reservations are suspended through the target date of April 6th, which will consistently be monitored and re-evaluated in the mean-time. The Plain Township Community Easter Eggstravaganza which was scheduled on April 4th is cancelled. The Township will update regularly as the situation changes. − More Information

Yard Waste Site Update

At this time, the Plain Township resident only yard waste site is still slated to open on May 1st. − More Information

Plain Township Paving and Road Repair Project Bid Packets

To obtain a bid packet, please email us at with your mailing information... − More Information

Spring Newsletter

View the Spring 2020 Newsletter here.

Public Notice - Parking Violation Fees

The Plain Township Board of Trustees gives public notice that the parking violations fee shall increase... − More Information

Donate Your Old Eyeglasses

Have a pair of old eyeglasses? Donate them to someone in need by dropping them off at Township Hall.

Parks & Recreation

Ball Fields & Sports Fields Opening Delayed

At this time we will be delaying the opening of both the ball fields and sports fields until the order of the Governor is lifted. − More Information

Parks Shelter Reservations

Reserve, pay, and print your permit for Parks Shelter Reservations online. Please go to to create an account, login, select your shelter of choice, make a reservation, and pay online!

Team Sideline

To register for any league, find a team schedule and for coach and roster information, please go to Plain Township Team Sideline - Learn more about Team Sideline and how to use it here.

Zoning Information/Updates

New Transient Vendor Regulations!

"Do Not Knock Registry" - Do to a recent change in Ohio Law that deals with Transient Vendors, Plain Township can no longer curtail a transient vendor's ability to knock on doors in residential neighborhoods.

In an effort to abide with the new laws, the Board of Plain Township Trustees have inacted a revised Township Transient Vendor Regulation.
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Available Commercial Properties

Looking for available commercial properies in Plain Township? − More Information

Welcome to Plain Township

View the Plain Township welcome letter.

Stark County Crisis Center Hotline

The Stark County Crisis Intervention and Recovery Center is available to help individuals and families with needs 24 hours a day. The phone number is 330-452-6000.

Message from the Board

Nixle Emergency Notifications

The Plain Township Board of Trustees has a community notification service available to all residents, businesses, schools and organizations within Plain Township. This service is called "Nixle." It is a way for our Sheriff's Office, Road, Fire and Parks Departments to communicate quickly and effectively to our residents in case of a township emergency or event. The Nixle service lets us reach out to residents to inform them of events like road closures, snow bans, amber alerts, severe weather, and township wide events (just to name a few) by using email, texting or voice messaging.

To register for Nixle, either text your zip code to 888777 or go to After selecting the "Nixle" link, you may register by entering your zip code in the field provided and clicking Go! On the next screen you will see a Sign Up Now box. Stay safe! Stay connected!

Upcoming Events

Easter Sunday - 4/12
Board of Trustees Meeting - 4/14

View Calendar of Events

Public Service Announcements

View AnnouncementRecreational Fire Regulations

View AnnouncementKid and Adult Seat Belt Excuses

View AnnouncementDrive Sober or Get Pulled Over

View AnnouncementI'm Good. But are you ready to listen?

View AnnouncementGOHS Video Productions - Rape PSA

Plain Local Schools - Report it!

SafeSchools is the district's tip reporting service. If you have information about a safety threat, do your part and report it! Our kids, schools, and community deserve our best! − More Information