FREE FINGER PRINTING
A free finger printing event will be held on Tuesday, June 21 from 9 a.m. to Noon at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church (across from Sandy Valley campus). This event is being sponsored by Akron’s Guardians Advocating Child Safety and Protection and is FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS. No one will have a copy of your prints except YOU. No registration is required and the event is FREE. For more information, please call Dottie at 330-956-5506.
EAST SPARTA HOMECOMING!
The 77th Annual East Sparta Homecoming will be held June 23 – 25, 2016.
STARK COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT FAILING SEWAGE SYSTEMS APPLICATION
The Stark County Health Department has been awarded funding through the Ohio Water Pollution Control Loan Fund (WPCLF) from Ohio EPA to replace or repair failing sewage systems in the county. A total of $300,000 is available. Follow this link to access the application.
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TOWNSHIP CHIP AND SEAL PROJECT
Roads that are scheduled for Chip and Seal are listed in this document: Pike Township Roads Scheduled for Chip and Seal – 2016. The process will begin in mid-summer.
TOWNSHIP CLEANUP DAYS
The first Township Clean Up Day was very busy! The next clean up day will be held on Saturday, June 18 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. All items must be bagged and non toxic. Additional dates are August 20 and October 15.
The spring cemetery clean up has been done. For summer decorations, please refer to the Cemetery Rules.
COFFEE WITH A COP
Appreciation is expressed to Spring Valley Golf Course and the Stark County Sheriff’s Department for hosting the “Coffee with a Cop” program on Wednesday, November 4.
PIKE TOWNSHIP CENTENNIAL PROPERTIES
The Pike Township Bicentennial Committee has created the Centennial Property designation as a way to honor families who have a long history in the township. The Press News has been running articles about these families.
PIKE TOWNSHIP CELEBRATES ITS OLDEST RESIDENTS
CITIZENS OF THE YEAR
Congratulations to Bud and Key Weisen who have been selected as the 2015 East Sparta Citizens of the Year. Read more about Click this link to view the Press News article.
Crime is on the rise in the Township. Daytime house burglaries are the most prominent and they have been in all areas of the Township. Please watch your neighbor’s property and report any suspicious activity by calling 911. Get license numbers, if possible, but don’t try to be a hero! Call the Sheriff at 330-430-3800.