Austintown Township, Mahoning County, Ohio-Roads

AUSTINTOWN TOWNSHIP-Roads
82 Ohltown Road, Austintown, Ohio 44515 Phone 330-792-2602 Fax 330-259-7895

Road Department General Information

Road Department Funding
Street Sweeper
Road department was funded in 2015 with revenue of $2,372,764 from the following sources:

  1. State Motor Vehicle License Taxes of $43,718 (2%)
  2. State Gasoline Taxes of $243,400 (10%)
  3. County Motor Vehicle License Taxes of $113,773 (5%)
  4. 2 Township voter approved Road Levies of $1,161,604 (49%)
  5. Transfers from the General Fund of $785,000 (33%)
  6. Other sources $25,269 (1%)

The Township Road levies consist of the 0.77 inside (non-voted) mill, a 1.0 mill levy originally passed by the voters in 1976 and a 1.5 mill levy originally passed in 1981 and a 0.5 mill levy first passed in 2015 that will go on the tax Road Dept in Actionduplicate in 2017. In 2015 the 1.0 mill and 1.5 mill levies plus the inside mill of 0.77 collected approximately $1,160,000. If the 1.0 mill and 1.5 mill levies were assessed at their combined 2.5 voter approved rate, instead of the effective rate of approximately 1.30 mills, along with the inside mills of 0.77, the township would have collected approximately $1,800,000.e

In 2017 the $100,000 homeowner will pay approximately $85 a year in Road real estate taxes on the 3 voter approved levies and the inside millage of 0.77.

The Road department is responsibility for 116 miles of township roads, over 40 miles of storm sewers, over 70 miles of road side ditches and over 4,000 Catch Basins. Some of the Road department services and expenses include Annual Resurfacing Project, Snow Removal & Ice Control, Hot & Cold patch for Potholes and Street Sweeping.
Some Road Department Accomplishments
Project Funding Source Cost   Project Funding Source Cost
Maple Avenue Phase I CDBG $118,000 Fountain Square Detention Private $300,000
Maple Avenue Phase 2 CDBG $135,000 Black Oak/Bentwillow CDBG $121,000
Burkey Road Overflow CDBG $98,250 Redgate Lane Storm Sewer Issue I (II) $213,000
Ayrshire Court Overflow CDBG $108,000 Burkey Road CDBG $75,000
Lancaster Twin Line Issue I (II) $199,650 Burkey Road Phase III CDBG $106,338
Penny Lane Overflow Issue I (II) $159,975 Allendale Drainage CDBG $119,025
Regional Detention A Issue I (II) $187,590 Redgate Lane Phase 2 Issue I (II) $204,740
Regional Detention B Austintown $44,000 Stambaugh Avenue Sewer Issue I (II) $103,351
Staatz-Nottingham Sewer Issue I (II) $248,000 Main Street Drainage Issue I (II) $124,465
Placid Overflow Austintown $2,800 North Beverly Drainage CDBG $101,240
Regal Overflow Austintown $1,700 Wendover Box Culvert CDBG $98,400
Barrington Overflow Austintown $6,500 Westminster/Carnegie Box Culvert Issue I (II) $174,180
Resurrection Cemetery Detention Catholic Diocese $39,000 Oakwood Ave. Box Culvert Issue I (II) $110,675
Chaucer/Black Oak CDBG $100,000 Kleber Avenue Storm Sewer Issue I (II) $350,000
Ayrshire Drive Storm Sewer Issue I (II) $252,000 Kimberly/Baker Storm Sewer Ph I CDBG $70,000
N. Wickliffe Storm Water Detention Issue I (II) $173,000 S. Raccoon Sidewalk Federal Highway $225,000
 
Austintown Township, Mahoning County, Ohio

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