Crawford Soil & Water Conservation District
3111 State Route 98, Bucyrus, OH 44820 (419)-562-8280


    Our mission is to encourage and assist the people of Crawford County in making decisions for the wise use of our natural resources to provide a quality environment for all.

Conservation Districts are locally organized self-governing bodies chartered by the State. Through voluntary action and cooperation of landowners (and other stake holders), the District works to conserve land, water, forest, wildlife and other related resources for the benefit of all.

Business and Comedy Juggler & Ventriloquist Combined for Annual Meeting            

 All are welcome to join the Crawford Soil and Water Conservation District and the Crawford County Farm Bureau for their combined annual meeting which will be held on Tuesday, September 13, 2016. It will be held at Pickwick Place, 1875 N Sandusky Avenue, Bucyrus, Ohio. The doors will open at 5:30 p.m. Dinner tickets cost $12.50. They must be reserved by September 6th.

 The Crawford SWCD supervisor election will be begin at 5:30 p.m. and end at 6:45 p.m. All Crawford County residents who are a minimum of 18-years of age are eligible to vote in the SWCD election. Residents can register at the door in order to receive a ballot. Any eligible voter may vote in the Crawford SWCD supervisor election and leave without purchasing a ticket.

 This year, the Farm Bureau business meeting will be held from 5:45 – 6:20 pm and will include minutes, policies, code by –laws, & trustee elections. All Crawford County Farm Bureau members are encouraged to attend.

Plan now to attend; contact the Crawford Soil and Water Conservation District office at 3111 State Route 98, Bucyrus, Ohio at 419-562-8280 extension 3; the Crawford County Farm Bureau office at 1-800-327-6055; or get your tickets from one of the ticket sellers in your neighborhood.

Annual Meeting Flyer

Crawford SWCD Board of Supervisors Election Notice

The Ohio Soil and Water Conservation Commission will cause an election of Supervisors of the Crawford Soil and Water Conservation District to be held in accordance with Chapter 940 of the Ohio Revised Code. Residents or landowners, firms, and corporations that own land or occupy land in the Crawford Soil and Water Conservation District and are 18 years of age and older may vote for Supervisor. A non-resident landowner, firm, or corporation must provide an affidavit of eligibility, which includes designation of a voting representative, prior to casting a ballot. Sample affidavits are available from the SWCD office.

Candidates for election are Nathan Brause, Nick Schroeder and Zach Stuckey. There are three ways an eligible voter can cast a ballot:

1.      at the SWCD annual meeting/election event, which will take place on September 13th 5:30-6:45 p.m. at Pickwick Place 1875 North Sandusky Avenue, Bucyrus Ohio

2.      at the SWCD office until 4:00 p.m. on September 13th

3.      vote absentee by requesting the proper absentee request forms from the SWCD office at the following address: 3111 State Route 98, Bucyrus Ohio 44820. Absentee voting begins on August 23rd. You may stop in the office or send the absentee request by mail.

The most commonly used voter request forms are attached. Contact Liz Miller at for more information or voter affidavit forms for firms and corporations.

Resident Voting                    Non-Resident Voting