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GovernmentTrustee meetings are held on the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 7 p.m. at the town hall. The next meeting is Oct.…

Trustee meetings are held on the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 7 p.m. at the town hall. The next meeting is Oct. 1.
All township meetings are open to the public and residents are encouraged to attend. Call 440-636-5486 for more details.
Ronyak Bros. Paving has begun the hard surfacing of North Princeton Road. Some delays and detours are to be expected over the next few weeks.
Kokosing Construction Co. Inc. is paving US 322 through Huntsburg; delays are expected as well.
Voter Registration
The deadline for voter registration is Oct. 7. The General Election will be held on Nov. 5.
Huntsburg voters vote in the Huntsburg Town Hall. The building is handicap accessible.
To obtain a voter registration form, residents may stop in at the township office, board of elections or visit the board of elections website.
Frank Corrao III, the new zoning inspector, reminds all residents to obtain a zoning permit prior to making any construction changes of any kind. Call the office at 440-636-5486, ext. 3 to leave a message.
Pumpkin Festival
The 44th annual Pumpkin Festival will be held on Oct. 5 and 6.
Floats are wanted for the Huntsburg Pumpkin Festival Parade taking place Sunday at 2:15 p.m. Theme is “Fabulous Fall.” Sponsored by Country Style Drive In and T & T Heavy Equipment Repair LLC. For more information, call Michele at 440-636-3368.
Classic Car Show, sponsored by John Varner, will be held rain or shine from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday behind Huntsburg Elementary School. No admission fee. People’s choice trophy awarded each day. A participation plaque will be given to the first 25 cars that arrive each day.
Huntsburg Pumpkin Run will be held Sunday at 9 a.m. Register at Grandview Golf Club parking lot beginning at 8 a.m. Entry fee is $15. The first 50 to enter receive a free T-shirt. Hosted by the Cardinal School’s cross country coach and students, the run traverses a scenic part of the Buckeye Trail. Headwaters Park is a 96-acre reservation located in Claridon and Huntsburg townships. The trail winds alongside the water, over a stream, through fields and woods offering a peaceful and scenic run. Sponsored by Dr. Bob Evans, Lucas Pest Management Co, Marge’s Smoke Shop Ltd., KT’s Custom Logos, Kokosing Construction Co., Huntington Bank, Frank Martuccio Asphalt & Paving, by Pauline Burnett and Sages Apples.
Pancake breakfast is open each day from 8:30-11:30 a.m. and features all-you-can-eat pancakes and Belgium waffles with sausage, orange juice, real maple syrup and a variety of hot beverages. Now serving Fowler Milling Co.’s buttermilk and pumpkin pancake mix, Bob Evans Original Sausage Links with natural maple syrup from Huntsburg maple syrup producers. Cost is $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and $3 for ages 5-12. Children under 5 are free.
Carved and Decorated Pumpkin Show entries should be brought to the Huntsburg Center Pavilion on Saturday from 9:30-10:30 a.m. All entries must remain until 5:30 p.m. Sunday. Sponsored by M. A. Miler LLC. The categories are as follows: Adult Carved Pumpkin (ages 13 and up); Adult Decorated Pumpkin (ages 13 and up); Youth Carved Pumpkin (ages 12 and under); Youth Decorated Pumpkin (ages 12 and under); Scarecrows – standing, sitting, straw, wood or newspaper, anything goes. Head need not be pumpkin.; and Totem Poles (five or more pumpkins, squash or gourds).
Baking contest registration is Saturday by 8 a.m. at the town hall. Judging is at 10 a.m. All entries must contain pumpkin as one of the ingredients. Categories are anything pumpkin and pumpkin pie for bakers under 13. Bakers 13 and over may enter traditional pumpkin pies, cakes, breads and other items. Non-traditional pumpkin pies will be entered in the other category. Sponsored by Vista Hearing Instruments.
Huntsburg Historical Society
The Huntsburg Historical Society will have open hours during the Pumpkin Festival; please stop at its booth in the garage for hours.
Bring all unwanted catalogs, phone books, newspapers, school and office papers, magazines, paperback books and junk mail to the recycle bin at Huntsburg Recreation Park.
Huntsburg is working hard to be environmentally friendly. The recycling bin is here for the whole community to use.
The township even earns money for the paper it collects. This way, residents can support the town and not have to reach into their pockets.
The recycling center will now accept cardboard.
Shredded paper is accepted in clear plastic bags. Please put a small hole in the bag to allow air to escape, but not the paper.
Thank you for recycling. Please keep the recycling center clean.
Notices, Births & Happenings
If you have birthdays, anniversaries or club meetings or any information you would like to share with our readers, please contact me by phone 440-636-5197, by email at Huntsburgtwp@ or mail to 12081 Hunt Road, Huntsburg, OH 44046.
Please let me know as early as possible in order to include it in a column. The deadline for the Thursday paper is the Friday morning prior.

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