Welcome to Morgan Township!
Morgan Township, one of thirteen in the county, is located in the southwestern corner of Butler County, Ohio, on the state line with Indiana. The township covers an area of 36 square miles.
Morgan Township was divided from Ross Township by the Butler County Commissioners on March 4, 1811. Named for General Daniel Morgan, an officer in the American Revolutionary War, it is one of six Morgan Townships statewide. The township is bordered on the south by the Hamilton County townships of Crosby and Harrison; on the southwest by Dearborn County, Indiana; on the west by Whitewater Township, Franklin County, Indiana; on the north by Reily Township; on the northeast by Hanover Township; and on the east by Ross Township. Originally settled in 1801 by Welsh immigrants from Llanbrynmair, Montgomeryshire, Wales. In later years, German settlers also came into the township.
New Fire Chief: Jeff Galloway has been hired as full time fire chief.
Jeff began his career at Palm Beach County, Florida, Fire Rescue in 1978 as a firefighter.He came up through the ranks to District Fire Chief until his retirement in 2005. Between 2006 and 2009 he was Director of Emergency Management for Fentress Co. Tennessee. In August of 2009 he became the Emergency Management Director for Butler County, Ohio. Jeff is also the Incident Commander/Team leader for the State of Ohio-Butler County Incident Management Team. Jeff is a resident of Morgan Township.
Paddy's Run Conservation Project:
Up to $13 million will be used to purchase conservation easements in and around the Paddy's Run Watershed and within portions of the Great Miami Aquifer. Participating landowners can receive grant funding to permanently protect their land with conservation easements. As an easement donor, landowners still retain private ownership and use of the land, and the conservation easement is permanently protected by the Three Valley Conservation Trust. If you are interested in more information, call the Township Administrator at 513-738-8279.
Household Battery Recycle
To find locations that will recycle your small household batteries go to the website: www.butlercountyrecycles.org
Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off
Every Thursday, 2:00pm to 7:00pm
July 14 to end of October
175 Westheimer Dr. Monroe, Ohio