Armstrong joins water & sewer district board

Rob Armstrong


Rob Armstrong of Perrysburg Township was appointed today to fill an open board seat at the Northwestern Water and Sewer District.

Armstrong has lived in Perrysburg and Lake Townships for the past 38 years.  He is the President of Bennett Enterprises, a hospitality company operating hotels and restaurants in Northwest Ohio including the Frisch’s Big Boy and Ralphie’s restaurants as well as the French Quarter.  Armstrong served one term on the Lake Local School Board and also served briefly as a Perrysburg Township Trustee on an interim basis.

Armstrong will fill the vacant position of retired member Lyle Schulte.

He was sworn in for his three-year term with the District today.  His current term expires December, 2019.

Also today, Leonard Michaels, from the City of Rossford, was reappointed to the District’s Board of Trustees.  Mr. Michaels is a licensed professional engineer in Ohio and Michigan and is also a former councilman for the City of Rossford.

Founding board member John Cheney will also return to the board.  Mr. Cheney resides in Henry Township and has served on the board since July of 1992.

The Northwestern Water and Sewer District’s board members are appointed three each by the townships, municipalities and Wood County Commissioners. They serve approximately 16,000 customers in Wood, Sandusky and Hancock County.