Radnor Township, Delaware County, Ohio
|Radnor Township, Delaware County, Ohio|
Location of Radnor Township in Delaware County
|• Total||31.3 sq mi (81.2 km2)|
|• Land||31.3 sq mi (81.0 km2)|
|• Water||0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2)|
|Elevation||948 ft (289 m)|
|• Density||42.7/sq mi (16.5/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||1086055|
Located in the northwestern part of the county, it borders the following townships:
- Prospect Township, Marion County - north
- Waldo Township, Marion County - northeast corner
- Marlboro Township - northeast, south of Waldo Township
- Troy Township - east
- Delaware Township - southeast
- Scioto Township - southwest
- Thompson Township - west
Name and history
Radnor Township shares its name with Radnor Township west of Philadelphia.Both are named after the old Welsh county of Radnorshire in the UK .
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, 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.
Emergency medical services in Radnor Township are provided by the Delaware County EMS.
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- Delaware County, Ohio — Population by Places Estimates Ohio State University, 2007. Accessed 15 May 2007.
- §503.24, §505.01, and §507.01 of the Ohio Revised Code. Accessed 4/30/2009.
- Delaware County EMS