HIGHWAY & INTERSTATE ACCESS

Ottawa County has a robust highway system covering some 150 lane miles. These highways systems provide direct linkage to other major east/west and north/south interstate corridors.  A series of well-maintained state routes (2, 19, 51, 53, 105, 163, 269, and 590) serve as connector roadways to residents and businesses located in rural areas.

Road Type

State Highways – Rural

State Highways – Municipal

County Highways

Township Highways

City and Village

Road Mileage

131.42

13.72

161.45

309.43

67.48

For more information regarding land measurements, acreage statistics, or to view the County & Township Public Road Location Index, download the Ottawa County Highway Map.

DISTANCE FROM MAJOR CITIES

Toledo, OH – 30.4 miles

Detroit, MI – 81.8 miles

Cleveland, OH – 88.6 miles

Akron, OH – 113 miles

Columbus, OH – 123 miles

Cincinnati, OH – 210 miles

OTTAWA COUNTY ENGINEER’S OFFICE

The Ottawa County Engineer’s Office is responsible for overseeing all construction and maintenance projects as they pertain to County roads, bridges, subdivisions, and drainage. Staff routinely assist the Township Trustees with all of their infrastructure projects as well. For more information, please download the 2018 Annual Report.

OTTAWA COUNTY GARAGE FACILITY

This county facility is responsible for the mowing, maintenance, and plowing on the federal routes within and around Elmore, Genoa, Marblehead, Oak Harbor, Port Clinton, Rocky Ridge, and Put-in-Bay.