Grassroots Clippings Newsletter

Active Members (Fiscal Officers, Trustees)

Are you looking for previous issues of the newsletter? These are still accessible to you in PDF form, but they have been relocated! Once you log in to the members-only part of the website, simply go to Publications and you'll find all past issues listed there under Grassroots Clippings.

The Ohio Township Association (OTA) publishes a monthly newsletter, Grassroots Clippings, which includes announcements from the OTA; membership deadlines; conference and seminar updates; and educational opportunities through state organizations, such as the Ohio Learning and Technical Assistance Program, Ohio Department of Transportation, and Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation.  

A special “Did You Know” section is also included in every newsletter that highlights important technical information for fiscal officers and trustees. Additionally, the township compensation charts are published in the November issue each year.

How to Get It

The newsletter is mailed or emailed to township fiscal officers per their request. The fiscal officer is responsible for copying and distributing the newsletter to trustees and other township employees. All members of the OTA may also sign up to receive the electronic version (to do so, please email If you are interested in reading recent issues of the Grassroots Clippings newsletter and the “Did You Know” articles, please log in to your profile in the members-only section of the website.