November 25th & 26th – Courthouse will be Closed in observance of Thanksgiving Day



Paulding County Auditor, Claudia Fickel, would like to inform all property owners in Paulding County of the upcoming 2022 Revaluation/Reappraisal for the county. The reappraisal company will be visiting properties over the next few months as part of the project.

All vehicles will be clearly marked and personnel will have proper identification.

Any resident with questions regarding the reappraisal project for the county may contact the

Paulding County Auditor’s Office/Real Estate Department at 419-399-8241

Sealed Bids will be received by the Board of Paulding County Commissioners in their office,
115 N. Williams Street, B-1, until 12:00 Noon EDT, Friday, October 29, 2021, when they
will be opened and read, for the Interior Alterations of Former Fritz House, located at 451
McDonald Pike, Paulding, Ohio, in accordance with the Drawings and Specifications
prepared by Beilharz Architects, Inc.
Contract Documents may be reviewed without charge during business hours at the office of
the Architect and various plan rooms obtaining documents. Contract Documents may be
purchased from Newfax Corporation, 333 W. Woodruff, Toledo, OH 43604, 419-241-5157
or 800-877-5157,, at the cost of reproduction and shipping. Addenda
will be distributed to registered plan holders only.
All bids must be accompanied by a Bid Guaranty in the form of either a Bid Guaranty and
Contract Bond for the full amount of the bid (base bid plus all add alternates) or a certified
check, cashier’s check, or an irrevocable letter of credit in an amount equal to 10% of the bid
(base bid plus all add alternates), in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders.
Each Contractor will be required to furnish an Affidavit of Contractor or Supplier on Non-
Delinquency of Personal Property Tax (O.R.C. 5719.042).
Prevailing Wage Rates, as published by the Ohio Department of Commerce, shall be
complied with throughout the entire project in accordance with O.R.C. 4115.03 et. seq.
No bidder may withdraw its bid for a period of 60 days after the opening thereof. The Owner
reserves the right to waive irregularities in bids, to reject any or all bids, and to conduct such
investigation as necessary to determine the responsibility of any bidder.
Advertising Dates: October 8 and 15, 2021.

Effective May 13, 2021

Fully vaccinated people are no longer required to wear a mask in this building. (Fully vaccinated = 2 weeks following receipt of 2nd dose in a 2-dose series, or 2 weeks following a single-dose vaccine)       (Per guidance of the CDC and Governor DeWine)

Effective June 2, 2021-

Health orders will be rescinded, including mask requirement orders, which will no longer be in effect in Ohio or our building. Temperature checks will still be required upon entry of the Courthouse.      (Per guidance Governor DeWine)

For your convenience, if you need to drop off payments or documents you may use the NEW  MAROON Drop Box located on the sidewalk of the Main Entrance to the Courthouse and also a drop box located on the West Side doors of the Courthouse. Please place payments/documents in a sealed envelope with your name and what office your payment/documents is going to.

County Government and Officials

Our Board of County Commissioners, allows the Paulding County Government provide services to Paulding County towns and residents. This site links you to the county’s programs, services, and departments.

Our Elected Officials work together for the county of Paulding Co. This includes a county auditor, clerk of courts, commissioners, common pleas, engineer, municipal judge, probate/juvenile, prosecutor, recorder, sheriff, and treasurer.


County Services

We offer a wide variety of services from animal shelters and economic development to emergency management and veteran services. Please review our services area at the top of the page for more information.