ⓘ Rich Hill Township, Muskingum County, Ohio. Located on the eastern edge of the county, it borders the following townships: Salt Creek Township - west Meigs Town ..

                                     

ⓘ Rich Hill Township, Muskingum County, Ohio

Located on the eastern edge of the county, it borders the following townships:

  • Salt Creek Township - west
  • Meigs Township - south
  • Brookfield Township, Noble County - southeast corner
  • Blue Rock Township - southwest corner
  • Spencer Township, Guernsey County - east
  • Union Township - north
  • Westland Township, Guernsey County - northeast

No municipalities are located in Rich Hill 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.