Green Township, Shelby County, Ohio

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Green Township, Ohio
Township
Coordinates: 40°13′45″N 84°3′57″W / 40.22917°N 84.06583°W / 40.22917; -84.06583Coordinates: 40°13′45″N 84°3′57″W / 40.22917°N 84.06583°W / 40.22917; -84.06583
Country United States
State Ohio
County Shelby
Area
 • Total 25.2 sq mi (65.3 km2)
 • Land 25.2 sq mi (65.3 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,083 ft (330 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 927
 • Density 36.8/sq mi (14.2/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-31850[2]
GNIS feature ID 1086962[1]
Municipalities, townships, and waterways of Shelby County.

Green Township is one of the fourteen townships of Shelby County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 927 people in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

Located in the southeastern corner of the county, it borders the following townships:

No municipalities are located in Green Township, although the unincorporated community of Tawawa lies in the township's northeast.

Name and history[edit]

It is one of sixteen Green Townships statewide.[4]

Government[edit]

The township is governed by a three-member board of trustees, who are elected in November of odd-numbered years to a four-year term beginning on the following January 1. Two are elected in the year after the presidential election and one is elected in the year before it. There is also an elected township fiscal officer,[5] who serves a four-year term beginning on April 1 of the year after the election, which is held in November of the year before the presidential election. Vacancies in the fiscal officership or on the board of trustees are filled by the remaining trustees.

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