Clinton Township, Seneca County, Ohio
|Clinton Township, Seneca County, Ohio|
Barn on County Road 17
Location of Clinton Township (red) in Seneca County, adjacent to the city of Tiffin (yellow).
|• Total||31.1 sq mi (80.5 km2)|
|• Land||31.0 sq mi (80.2 km2)|
|• Water||0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)|
|Elevation||768 ft (234 m)|
|• Density||135.2/sq mi (52.2/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||1086943|
Located in the center of the county, it borders the following townships:
- Pleasant Township - north
- Adams Township - northeast corner
- Scipio Township - east
- Bloom Township - southeast corner
- Eden Township - south
- Seneca Township - southwest corner
- Hopewell Township - west
- Liberty Township - northwest corner
Name and history
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.
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