Deercreek Township

75 Middle Street, London, Ohio 43140

Township Officials

Mark Modlich, Trustee,
614-496-2829
861 Glade Run Rd.,
West Jefferson, OH, 43162

Robert W. Sellars, Trustee,
740-852-2656
315 Simpson Rd.,
London, OH 43140

Robert J. Turvy, Jr. Trustee,
740-852-3162
65 US 40 SE.
London, OH 43140.

Erin K. Morris, Fiscal Officer,
614-519-9822
1081 US Hwy 42 SE,
London, OH 43140

Rodney McKenzie
Roads and Cemeteries
740-506-2757

Deercreek 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 clerk, 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 clerkship or on the board of trustees are filled by the remaining trustees.

  • Deer Creek township was established April 30th, 1810
  • It was one of the original six in the county
  • In 1837 WM Minter laid out Lafayette
  • The National Pike was completed through the township in 1837
  • The 40/42 cloverleaf was constructed in 1940 and was said to be the first in the country
  • 8.5 miles of township roads
  • 11 Acre active cemetery

The new Township Hall is available for rent.

Available times | Book a date

Trustees Meetings

The Deercreek Township Board of Trustees meets on the 1st and 3rd Mondays at the Deercreek Township Hall. Any changes to this are published in the Madison Press.

The meetings begin at 7:00 p.m. and are open to the public.

Reports are given at each meeting by the township employee and bills are reviewed prior to payment
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Area
- Total 31.0 sq mi (80.2 km² )
- Land 30.9 sq mi (80.1 km²)
- Water 0.0 sq mi (0.1 km²)
Elevation GR3 1,010 ft (308 m )
Population ( 2000 )
- Total 933
- Density 33.3/sq mi (12.9/km²)
FIPS code 39-21154 GR2
GNIS feature ID 1086542 GR3

Active Township Cemetery

Deercreek Township Cemetery

1255 U.S. 40 SE
London, OH 43140

Rodney McKenzie - 740 506-2757

Rates and Purchase Information

Rules and Regulations
If you are interested in purchasing lots or are interested in re-selling your lots back to the township in any township cemetery call the office at 740-506-2757.
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