Welcome to Richfield Township
The Township Administrative Office is typically staffed from 8:00 a.m.to 4:30 p.m. Residents may leave a voice mail 24/7.
RESIDENTS REQUIRING MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE LATEST NEWS ABOUT EBOLA IN SUMMIT COUNTY ARE URGED TO CALL
THE SUMMIT COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH ON 1.800.232.4636.
Due to the limited number of staff (3), there are some rare times when the office is not staffed. Please call before stopping by to ensure that there is someone in the office. ZONING INSPECTOR: 8:00 A.M. TO 4:00 P.M. and the TOWNSHIP ADMINISTRATOR: 8:30 A.M. TO 4:30 P.M.
THE SERVICE DEPARTMENT HAS A TEMPORARY OFFICE LOCATED AT 3079 BROADVIEW ROAD, VILLAGE OF RICHFIELD (BROWN GARAGE). FOR PUBLIC SERVICE REQUESTS, PLEASE CONTACT THEM AT 330.659.6483.
THE TOWNSHIP CONTINUES TO APPRECIATE YOUR SUPPORT AND PATIENCE AS EMERGENCY & CONTIGENCY PLANS ARE IMPLEMENTED TO CONTINUE SERVICE TO YOU.
Every effort is made to update the Website as frequently as possible with the latest information. But for those infrequent times when there is either technical issues or a delay, please call the Administration Office.
GHOSTS AND GOBLINS ATTENTION
ALL of the Richfield Community (Village and Township) will have trick-or-treat night on FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2014 FROM 6:00 TO 8:00 P.M. The Richfield Fraternal Order of Police and the Richfield Firefighters will host a parade beginning at 5:45 p.m. beginning at Fellowship Hall and ending at the Fire Station. Candy and Beverages will be provided at the end of the parade.
To prepare for an emergency the following link is the basic plan of the Summit County Emergency Plan dated October 2012. For the entire plan, click on this link: https://co.summitoh.net/index.php/emergency-operations-plan
BOARD POSITIONS: The Township is accepting applications for full-member positions and alternate-member positions on the Board of Zoning Appeals. Full-members serve a five (5) year terms and the Alternate positions serve a one (1) year term. The Board members must reside in Richfield Township.
JEDD POSITIONS: Positions are also available on the Joint Economic Development Board (JEDD). The JEDD Board meets once or twice a year. The next Regular Meeting is August 27, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at the Village of Richfield Mayor's Conference Room. A Special Meeting will be held on May 21, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at the same location.
Interested parties should forward a letter of interest and/or résumé or hand deliver the information to: Richfield Township Board of Trustees, P. O. Box 191, 4410 West Streetsboro Road, Richfield, Ohio 44286.
Anyone interested in following the progress of the Richfield Joint Park District, please click here to be directed to their temporary web page found through the Village of Richfield's Website.
Richfield Joint Recreation District Board Members
Ms. Kelly Clark (3-year term), Mr. Bob Lucas, (3-year term), Mr. Ralph McNerney (3-year term), Mr. Floyd Ostrowski (2-year term), Mr. William Taylor (2-year term), Mr. Pat Norris (1-year term) and Ms. Donna Skoda (1-year term).
Officers: Mr. Floyd Ostrowski, Chairperson, Mr. Ralph McNerney, Vice Chairperson, Mr. Pat Norris, Treasurer and Mr. William Taylor, Secretary and Mr. William Hanna, Board Legal Counsel
Communication (Including Education), Ms. Kelly Clark Chairperson, Volunteer Resources, Ms. Donna Skoda Chairperson, Facilities & Programming (Including Recreation & Amenities), Mr. Bob Lucas Chairperson, Finance & Budget, Mr. Pat Norris Chairperson
State Route 303 over I-271 is restricted to one lane in each direction for bridge work through early December.
State Route I-271 northbound and southbound will have various lane restrictions between Broadview Road and the Ohio Turnpike. This work is part of a $46.4 million project to reconstruct the pavement along I-271 from Broadview Road to the Ohio Turnpike. The entire project is scheduled to be completed by late July, 2017.
MOTORISTS need to be aware of various routes in Summit County that are impacted by different road projects in process.
PLEASE ADD ADDITIONAL TIME TO YOUR DAILY COMMUTE AND SLOW DOWN AND BE AWARE OF THE ROAD WORKERS.
FOR MORE INFORMATION REGARDING TRASH AND THE NEW RECYCLING PROGRAM "SIMPLE RECYCLING", EITHER GO TO Waste and Recycle Removal OR go directly to the section on the website under the tab entitled, "Departments."
DID YOU KNOW?
The Township provides green, reflective address markers at no charge for safety and emergency situations. If you need a marker please click here for more information.
Click HERE for animal control information.
Click HERE for wild animal control information.
TOWNSHIP HUNTING INFORMATION
Hunting in the Township is permitted with certain conditions. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Summit County Ordinances and the Ohio Administrative Code provide the rules and regulations.
TOWNSHIP FIREARM DISCHARGING
Click here to go to the Police Department section of the website for Firearm and Hunting information and applicable links to these agencies for the latest and up to date information.
BOARD OF TRUSTEE MEETINGS
There are two (2) Regular Trustee Meetings per month. For more information regarding a meeting, please call the Administration Office
FIRST Thursday at 10:00 a.m. & THIRD Thursday at 6:30 p.m.
THE NEXT TRUSTEES MEETING: OCTOBER 23 @ 10:00 A.M. (WORK SESSION)
LATEST TRUSTEE AGENDAS AND MINUTES:
Regarding Trustee Meeting Minutes, the Meetings, with the exception of Executive Sessions, are recorded. This medium was determined by the Board of Trustees per Chapter Two of the The Ohio Open Meetings Act and anyone can obtain an audio copy of the minutes by calling the Administration Office.
Minutes are made available on the Website and reflect status of approval by the Board of Trustees as indicated below. Please note that as per the disclaimer at the bottom of this page, these are NOT the OFFICIAL minutes. Approved and signed minutes along with items entered into the record are retained in the "RECORD OF PROCEEDINGS" book. They are available for public viewing.
September 4, 2014: AGENDA. MINUTES.
September 11, 2014: AGENDA. MINUTES. (Special Meeting)
September 18, 2014: AGENDA. MINUTES.
October 2, 2014: AGENDA. MINUTES.
October 16, 2014: AGENDA. MINUTES. THIRD QUARTER FISCAL REPORT.
October 23, 2014: AGENDA. MINUTES. (WORK SESSION)
Learn More About the Board of Trustees.
ALL RESOLUTIONS TO DATE
Zoning Commission meets the second Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. Linked below are the latest agendas and minutes available. To Learn More About the ZC
ZC MEETING AGENDAS
June 12, 2014 (Cancelled and Re-scheduled as a Training Session for June 17, 2014, Training Session ALSO Cancelled)
November 13, 2014
December 11, 2014
ZC MEETING MINUTES ARE NOT POSTED UNTIL APPROVED BY COMMISSION
June 12, 2014 NO MINUTES-MEETING CANCELLED.
July 10, 2014 NO MINUTES-MEETING CANCELLED.
August 14, 2014 NO MINUTES-MEETING CANCELLED.
October 9, 2014
November 13, 2014
December 11, 2014
BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS
The Board of Zoning Appeals meets the third Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m. Linked below are the latest agendas and minutes available.
BZA MEETING AGENDAS
August 18, 2014 MEETING CANCELLED AND AGENDA ITEMS MOVED TO SEPTEMBER 15, 2014
November 17, 2014
December 15, 2014
BZA MEETING MINUTES NOT POSTED UNTIL APPROVED BY BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS
August 18, 2014 NO MINUTES MEETING CANCELLED
October 20, 2014
November 17, 2014
December 15, 2014
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