Community News & Updates

United Way Free Tax Service
The United Way of Greater Stark County is offering a Free Tax Service for Qualifying Individuals. Individuals making up to $65,000 or less may qualify for this free tax service! [More Information]

Yard Waste Site - Spring Hours
The yard waste recycling site on Easton St. will reopen on April 6th. It will be open Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Veterans Job Fair
Hiring fair for veterans, transitioning service members, and military spouses. Saturday, May 4th from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
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E-Waste Recycling
Plain Township will be accepting e-waste at the Plain Township Hall parking lot on Saturday, May 4th. [More Information]

Safety City Registration
Safety City is an educational program designed to introduce your pre-kindergarten child to safety issues. It is designed to educate young children in a non-threatening manner, while offering information that is easy for children to understand and use. [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

Alpine Park North Lot Paving Survey
Take the survery here.

Veterans Park Dog Park Closed
The dog park will be closing March 8th due to the expected thaw and soft ground. Please stay tuned to social media for an opening date.

SilverSneakers Classic
A new exercise class for seniors, SilverSneakers Classic is a 45-minute class that incorporates light strength training & balance excercises while increasing overall mobility. 3 Free Sessions offered, but registration is required.
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Parks Shelter Reservations
Reserve, pay, and print your permit for Parks Shelter Reservations online. Please go to
create an account, login, choose your shelter of choice, make a reservation, and pay for it all online!

Parks Programs
To register for all parks' programming, please go to

Team Sideline
Find team schedule, coach, and roster information with Plain Township Team Sideline - Learn more about Team Sideline and how to use it here.

Zoning Information/Updates

Available Commercial Properties
Looking for available commercial properies in Plain Township? [More Information]


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

Tax Day - 4/15
Easter Sunday - 4/21
Board of Trustees Meeting - 4/23

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Public Service Announcements

    View AnnouncementRecreational Fire Regulations
    View AnnouncementDrive Sober or Get Pulled Over
    View AnnouncementKid and Adult Seat Belt Excuses
    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]

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.

Welcome to Plain Township
View the Plain Township welcome letter.