ⓘ Riley Township, Sandusky County, Ohio. Located in the northeastern part of the county along Sandusky Bay, it borders the following townships: Green Creek Townsh ..

                                     

ⓘ Riley Township, Sandusky County, Ohio

Located in the northeastern part of the county along Sandusky Bay, it borders the following townships:

  • Green Creek Township - south
  • Sandusky Township - west
  • Bay Township, Ottawa County - north, across Sandusky Bay
  • Portage Township, Ottawa County - northwest corner, across Sandusky Bay, north of Margarette Township
  • York Township - southeast corner
  • Ballville Township - southwest corner
  • Margaretta Township, Erie County - northeast, across Sandusky Bay, south of Portage Township
  • Rice Township - northwest
  • Townsend Township - east

No municipalities are located in Riley Township.

                                     

1. Government

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.