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.
225 Cemetery Road, West Jefferson, OH 43162
Fire Deptartment Phone 614-879-8265
Fire Department Fax
Trustee - Jeff Pfeil
Fiscal Officer - Amy Forrest
Jefferson Township Board of Trustees meet every other Wednesday at the Township Administration Office. Meetings begin at 7:30 PM and are open to the public. Reports are given at each meeting by the Township Department Heads and bills are reviewed prior to payment.