Local History: Dover Township Trustees Minutes

Dover Township Trustees minutes page from April 4, 1831Denise Rosenbaum, Clerk of the City of Westlake, has recently completed a large and vital project that contributes to the history of Westlake. Over the past several months she has digitized all the existing copies of the Dover Township Trustees minutes and made them available online through the city’s website. The minutes date from the years 1831-1893.

The minutes can be found by going to the portion of the city’s website that houses its documents (https://docs.cityofwestlake.org/).

  • Under the dropdown list under Select Search Type choose “CNL - Legislation/Minutes - Web Access.”
  • Next scroll down until you find the box labelled Meeting Type. There you will type “Dover Township Trustees.”
  • Finally, click Search and all the digitized minutes from their meetings will be available for you read.

Together these minutes provide a unique view into the city’s history.