Township News

American Flag Retirement Box

November 19, 2021

Joe Richmond, a Jackson Township resident, and a member of Boy Scout Troop 2050 in Alliance completed his Eagle Scout project and presented it to the Jackson Township Trustees at their meeting on November 18, 2021. Joe constructed an American Flag retirement box (pictured below).  This retirement box can be found in the lobby area of Jackson Township Administrative Offices.  Residents now have a place to bring their worn-out and distressed flags for proper retirement. Joe is pictured here with Trustees Jim Thomas, John Pizzino, Todd Hawke and Fiscal Officer Randy Gonzalez.  His parents Jessica and Colin and sister Chloe…

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Jackson Fire Department New Full-Time Firefighters

November 19, 2021

Please join us in welcoming our 5 new full-time firefighters Leroy Yoder, Corey Korosa, Nicholas Wilson, Andrew Kendrick and Kristopher Hendershot (left to right 1st group photo). All were sworn in November 18th, 2021 at the Trustees meeting. Leroy Yoder will be assigned to A shift. Kristopher Hendershot and Nicholas Wilson will be assigned to B shift. Andrew Kendrick and Corey Korosa will be assigned to C shift. Leroy, Corey, Nicholas, Andrew and Kristopher all started out here at Jackson Fire Department as part time firefighters. All of them each bring an enthusiastic attitude and hard work ethic. We are…

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Advertisement for Bids – North Park Pickleball Complex

November 15, 2021

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS JACKSON TOWNSHIP, STARK COUNTY, OHIO ADVERTISEMENT FOR NORTH PARK PICKLEBALL COMPLEX Sealed bids for the North Park Pickleball Complex will be received at the Office of the Board of Trustees of Jackson Township, Stark County, Ohio, 5735 Wales Avenue NW, Massillon, Ohio 44646 until 4:30 P.M. local time on Tuesday, December 21, 2021.  Bids will be publicly opened and read on Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.  The time, place, and date of bid openings may be extended to a later date by the Board of Trustees, provided that written notice of the change shall be…

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Trunk or Treat

November 1, 2021

The Jackson Township Trustees in conjunction with the Jackson Township Fire, Police and Public Works Departments hosted a free and safe Trunk Or Treat event on Sunday, October 31, 2021 from noon to 1:30 pm though the Amphitheater parking lot.  The Trustees along with Township staff handed out treats to 183 vehicles.

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Professional Surveying, Engineering or Architectural Design Services

November 1, 2021

The Jackson Township Board of Trustees may contract for Professional Surveying, Engineering or Architectural Design Services for the Jackson Township Highway or other Departments.  Firms interested in being considered to provide the requested services should reply with a statement of qualifications no later than December 14, 2021 at 4:00 p.m.  We are requesting that statements of qualifications be updated each year. Please obtain and comply with the provisions of our policy for the selection of professional design and construction management services.  Statements of qualifications should also include information regarding the firm’s history, the technical training, education, and experience of the…

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Kirk Schuring Park – Dedication

November 1, 2021

On Friday, October 29, 2021, the Jackson Township Board of Trustees adopted Resolution 21-221, which officially dedicated the former Tam O’Shanter golf course and renamed Jackson Township’s forty (40) acres as the Kirk Schuring Park. Senator Kirk Schuring has been instrumental in helping Jackson Township obtain funding for some of our largest township projects and has been an outstanding partner to Jackson Township and its citizens. Senator Schuring provided the pathway to major projects such as the Jackson Library, Amphitheater, YMCA, and Jackson Parks. In recognition of and with appreciation for his decades-long public service for and on behalf of…

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Congratulations Zack Bergmann!

October 28, 2021

Congratulations to Jackson Township’s own Richard “Zack” Bergmann! The Ohio Association of Emergency Vehicle Technicians has awarded our own Richard “Zack” Bergmann the 2021 EVT of the Year! Emergency Services have always ensured that response and rescue personnel are trained and certified to the best of their abilities based on accepted standards. All the vehicles and equipment are expected to be maintained up to standards, as well. As a valued member of our Jackson Township team, Zack is an EVT to our emergency vehicles ensuring they are safe and finely tuned to get our EMT’s to you to assist with…

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Yost St/Fulton Dr Permanent Closure

September 29, 2021

The Jackson Township Public Works Department would like to advise all residents Yost St NW at Fulton Dr is now permanently closed. The new Armandale Ave NW Extension from Yost St to SR-687 (Fulton Dr) is now open.

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Governors Ave/Fulton Dr Closure

September 29, 2021

The Jackson Township Public Works Department would like to advise all residents Governors Ave at Fulton Dr will be closing from 10/11/21 to 10/23/21 for roadway widening. The detour will be Drake St > Gray Fox St > Corrine Dr > Militia Hill St > Foxchase Ave.

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Jackson Police Rescue Deer

September 24, 2021
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