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What is Township Goverment

 Township Government is a form of local government , considered the grass roots form of government because of its locality to the people it governs.  The township is under the stewardship of the Trustee who is elected every 4 years. Along with the trustee there is a advisory board which consist of three members, who are also elected.  

What do townships actually do?

Townships are responsible for several duties that are stated in the Indiana Code but some of  Township Trustee's main responsibilities include :

  • Townships Assistance
  • Fire Protection
  • Weed Control
  • Care of Abandoned Cemteries