York Township, Medina County, Ohio
|York Township, Medina County, Ohio|
York United Methodist Church in Mallet Creek
Location of York Township in Medina County
|• Total||20.5 sq mi (53.1 km2)|
|• Land||20.4 sq mi (52.9 km2)|
|• Water||0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2)|
|Elevation||974 ft (297 m)|
|• Density||142.7/sq mi (55.1/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||1086607|
Located in the central part of the county, it borders the following townships:
- Liverpool Township - north
- Brunswick Hills Township - northeast corner
- Medina Township - east
- Montville Township - southeast corner
- Lafayette Township - south
- Chatham Township - southwest corner
- Litchfield Township - west
- Grafton Township, Lorain County - 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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