On May 12th, Governor DeWine announced that most Public Health Orders put in place in the State of Ohio  in response to COVID-19 would be removed on June 2, 2021. Therefore, Sycamore Township buildings have reopened to the public. Hours of operation are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.


For Sheriff’s assistance, call (513) 825-2280

To speak with Fire Department Personnel, call (513) 792-8565

Sycamore Township Administration Building, call (513) 791-8447

COVID-19 Vaccines for Homebound Individuals

Residents of Sycamore Township who have mobility challenges or are homebound and unable to leave home to receive a COVID-19 vaccine may register at Homebound Registration Survey (

Once registered, the Sycamore Township FIRE/EMS Department will contact you as vaccines become available to provide the vaccination at your residence.

New Groups Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccine, Vaccine Incentives & End Date for Health Orders

On May 12, 2021, Governor DeWine announced COVID-19 Pfizer vaccinations will now be available for Ohioans age 12 years and older. This follows CDC recommendations for use of the Pfizer vaccine in this age group.  05/12/2021 News Release Youth Vaccinations

Also, on May 12th, Governor DeWine announced new vaccine incentives and an end date of June 2nd for public health orders currently in place.  05/12/2021 News Release Vaccine Incentives & End Date for Health Orders

On May 17, 2021, the Governor amended the health order to conform to CDC recommendations which allows vaccinated individuals to stop wearing masks. 05/17/2021 Amended Health Order

For a list of providers and locations in Hamilton County: 
The State of Ohio has launched a Vaccine Appointment Central Scheduling Tool at
Appointments for vaccinations will continue to be updated as more vaccines become available in the region.

Governor Dewine Announces Mass Vaccination Clinics

For more information on the COVID-19 vaccine and its launch in Ohio, CLICK HERE.

What to Expect Before, During and After Receiving a COVID-19 Vaccine


Governor DeWine announced on May 17, 2021 that the Ohio Vax-a-Million drawing will be an opt-in program. Starting tomorrow, Ohioans will be asked to register for the drawings by visiting or by calling the Ohio Department of Health at 1-833-4-ASK-ODH.

Detailed information about the drawings is available in this press release from the Ohio Department of Health and Ohio Lottery.

Relief Grants

Find COVID-19 relief options to Hamilton County residents: 513Relief

Home Relief Grant Bar & Restaurant Assistance Fund
Small Business Relief Grant Hamilton County CARES Act Rent and Utility Assistance Application


Park Facility Rental

Rentals of both Bechtold Park Shelters and the Schuler Community Room are permitted.
Rentals of ball fields are available by appointment.

Residential Zoning Applications Accepted Via Email

The Department of Planning and Zoning will accept zoning applications for residential fences and sheds via email to  *Faxed plans will not be accepted as they are generally illegible.  Please call (513) 792-7250 for more information.

Residential Fence Zoning Application

Residential Shed Zoning Application

Fences: Application, Site Plan (No fences will be permitted in front yards)

Sheds under 200 sq ft: Application, Site plan, Building Plan w/ Dimensions

Satellite Dish (larger than one meter in diameter): Application, Site Plan, Building Plan w/ Dimensions

Antenna (over 12 ft. above roof line): Application, Site Plan,  Building Plan w/ Dimensions

Any projects requiring Hamilton County Building Permits, including pools, will still require full hard copy submittals.

For any questions, please contact

Duke Energy COVID-19 Updates/Customer Assistance

Duke Energy has provided a link to for customers needing assistance during COVID-19 and now allows for extended payment arrangements to be set up online for residential customers facing economic hardship. Customers simply select an option that best suits their needs and enter their Duke Energy account number or telephone number to begin the process. Customers with more complex needs can speak with a customer care representative at 800-544-6900 Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Below are links to local, State and National health organizations for additional information about this virus:

Hamilton County Public Health

Hamilton County EMA/Homeland Security:

State of Ohio Department of Health:

Call 1-833-427-5634 with COVID-19 Questions

What to Know About COVID-19 Variants

Ohio Public Health Advisory System Website

Responsible Restart Ohio

Ohio Channel YouTube Channel

Center for Disease Control (CDC) :

Johns Hopkins University COVID-19 Map


The Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (MHAS) announced the launch of a new mental health COVID CareLine for Ohioans.

Trained staff will be available to provide emotional assistance to anyone struggling with mental health concerns due to the ongoing stress of the pandemic.

The number to call is 1-800-720-9616. All calls will be confidential.

Guide to Telehealth Services and Seeing a Virtual Nurse

Get Covid-19 Alerts:

Hamilton County Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency has added an option for the public to sign up to receive alerts about COVID-19 (Coronavirus) through the Alert Hamilton County System.