MELSCHEIMER SCHOOL RESTORATION UPDATE
The restoration project on Melscheimer School was explained in a recent article published in the Press News on July 8, 2016. Click here to read the article.
FORMER PIKE TOWNSHIP TRUSTEE HONORED
Former Pike Township Trustee Lee Strad and his wife Phyllis were recently honored at the Pike Grange. Read more about the award ceremony by clicking HERE.
STARK COUNTY EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION SYSTEM
Sign up HERE for the Stark County Emergency Notification System. In the event of a large scale emergency, an alert may be sent to the phone number and/or email address provided. This is a free service provided thru Stark County Emergency Management Agency and partner agencies, however, normal message fees may apply
ZIKA VIRUS UPDATE FROM THE STARK COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT.
The Stark County Health Department has shared information about the Zika Virus that was published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. DOC062916-062916.
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.