Tim Phillips Appointed to District’s Board of Trustees

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio, – The Northwestern Water and Sewer District’s Board of Trustees today accepted the appointment of Mr. Tim Phillips.  Mr. Phillips was recently appointed to The District’s Board of Trustees by the Henry County Commissioners.

Mr. Phillips served for 30 years on the Board of Trustees at the Henry County Regional Water & Sewer District.  He also spent 42 years as the Water and Sewer Superintendent in the Village of Hamler.  He currently resides in the Village of Hamler.  Mr. Phillips will serve a three-year term.

“I am pleased to represent Henry County and feel my knowledge of the area and it’s water and wastewater systems will be an asset to The District’s Board of Trustees,” said Phillips.

Mr. Phillips fills a new board seat at The Northwestern Water and Sewer District.  A merger between the Henry County Regional Water and Sewer District and The Northwestern Water and Sewer District became official in December 2019.  The merger allowed a tenth board seat to be appointed by the Henry County Commissioners at The Northwestern Water and Sewer District.

The Northwestern Water and Sewer District’s board members are appointed three each by the townships, municipalities, Wood County Commissioners, and one board member appointed by the Henry County Commissioners. We serve over 20,000 water and sewer customers in Wood, Hancock Henry & Sandusky counties.  With $240 million in assets, The District maintains over 440 miles of water distribution pipe, 8 water towers and over 3,800 fire hydrants.  Sewer maintenance includes over 355 miles of collection pipe, 12 wastewater treatment facilities and over 5,000 manholes.