Springfield township composts mulches miscellaneous evergreens, tree limbs and brush delivered to the composting facility by residents and the road crews. Oct 16, 2018 the uproar prompted so many calls to akron city hall about the venue that city officials reached out, asking members of the media to point out that they have no jurisdiction over it since it is in springfield township. The origin story of the modern american toy industry, as it occurred in akron, ohio, including the story of s. Do you have any ideas or comments on how we can improve springfield township. Springfield, along with other ohio cities including akron, canton, and dayton, became a major producer of the buckeye mower and reaper by the time of the civil war. Springfield twp board of trustees special meeting will be livestreamed. We will enjoy meeting all of our fantastic family and friends who come to visit us. Springfield township can use your unneeded computer equipment please contact brian cullen at 3307344144 to donate. Online books special collections akronsummit county. Ohio state highway patrol investigators are trying to determine how a pickup truck ended up partly inside a springfield township house on. Republic services for trash and recyclable collection click here for details.
Akron ohio news springfield board looks back at school. Akron ohio news springfield township womens club installs. The building began as springfield township high school and five additions were needed to house all the students. In order to begin to plan for the possibility of school being closed longer than the current two week period, springfield local school district is asking you to provide information to us via an online form asking about what technology is available in your household. About 1875, a historian said that, the broad lands, rich and fertile. Springfield township, oh 45231 view this property at 1106 tassie ln, springfield township, oh 45231. It is located immediately to the southeast of the city of akron in the gently rolling hills of the appalachian plateau. We look forward to sharing all of our experiences and special moments with you. Original content available for noncommercial use under a creative commons license, except where noted. Springfield township is situated between the little cuyahoga river and the tuscarawas river in summit county, ohio. Garden waste limited to naturally growing or planted vegetation from a residents garden or outdoor property, rich. Huth rubbish letter information click here for details.
The new springfield lakemore branch library houses a diverse collection of books, magazines, music, and movies, toys for children and a community meeting room. Includes history and genealogy for the cities of springfield, south charleston, new carlisle, tremont city, enon, lisbon, medway, catawba, donnelsville, oh, civil war, family, families, biographical publishing co. While there we tried to learn as much about the community as possible. New years day, martin luther king day, good friday, columbus day, memorial day, fourth of july, labor day, veterans day, presidents day, thanksgiving day and the day after thanksgiving and christmas day.
Akron, ohio students of the old springfield high school that was once located at 629 canton road before 1930 are being sought to. Dot son, 65, of springfield township, passed away on may 28, 2003, after a courageous battle with cancer. See more ideas about springfield ohio, ohio and national road. Springfield township police department is in the policeone law enforcement directory. Part of the city of akron, the county seat of summit county, in the northwest. The new springfieldlakemore branch library houses a diverse collection of books, magazines, music, and movies, toys for children and a community meeting room. The property maintenance code applies to all existing structures and premises, and enforces exterior maintenance regulations on property owners and is enforced by the township administration department and code enforcement. Springfield township police investigating suspected child predator. Springfield township property maintenance code springfield.
In programs for adults, teens, and children, customers can learn from speakers and from each other as they explore local history, thoughtprovoking reads. An informative and historical overview of clark county, ohio with 1054 pages including biographical information for 529 families. We travelled to springfield, ohio to spend christmas with our family. The springfieldlakemore branch library is conveniently located in the lakemore plaza, alongside many of the communitys popular shopping destinations, and has plenty of parking for our busy patrons.
How far is it to drive from akron, ohio to springfield, ohio. The following was researched and written by dave bean, former springfield township resident and historian. Historic maps and atlases adams caldwells atlas of adams county 17971880. Genealogy trails history group summit county ohgenweb source.
Beloved husband, father, and grandfather william bill o. In programs for adults, teens, and children, customers can learn from speakers and from each other as. Jun 11, 2012 fritz, a 1971 graduate of ellet high school, has a passion for the history of the building. Find agency contact, demographics, type, population served and more. An authentic narrative of the past, with particular attention to the modern era in the commercial, industrial, educational, civic and social development, volume 1. William dotson obituary akron, oh akron beacon journal. Springfield benefited from the inventions of obed hussey and cyrus mccormick, who both developed versions of the reaper. Are you a business looking to locate in springfield township.
Springfieldlakemore branch library akronsummit county public. And the attraction is not breaking any township laws, a springfield spokesman said. Ohio historical societys select public records index a searchable index which includes ohio department of health death certificates 191944 and 19541963. The ohio state university department of human and community resource development 2003. Online books special collections akronsummit county public. One of the countrys largest genealogy libraries is located just 3 hours from springfield, ohio in fort wayne, indiana. Located between dayton, ohio and columbus, ohio, we have easy access to interstate 70 and us routes 4, 40, 41, 68 and 72. With its southern extremity lying along the fortyfirst latitude it forms the south boundary of the old western reserve as surveyed by seth pease in 1797. A collaborative program of the ohio history connection and. Pickup schedule and map for republic services for springfield township click. Home page springfield township, clark county, ohio. In 1930, the city of akron bought the land and the school became part of akron public schools and was named ellet high school.
Composting facility springfield township, clark county, ohio. Harrisons atlas of allen county ohio 1880 ashland caldwells atlas of ashland county ohio 1874 ashtabula sill tucker and co ashtabula county atlas 1905 athens lakes atlas of athens county ohio 1875 auglaize walshs atlas of auglaize county 1898 belmont lanthrops atlas of belmount county ohio 1888 brown lakes atlas of brown county ohio 1876. Where can find summit county birth, marriage, divorce and death records. Official street atlas of akron summit and portage counties. Donna mcmillen of springfield township and her mother, eleanor. As of the 2018 census estimate, the city proper had a total population of 198,006, making it the 119thlargest city in the united states. May 03, 2012 akron, ohio students of the old springfield high school that was once located at 629 canton road before 1930 are being sought to. Death records since since 1954 and copies of marriage and divorce records since 1918 to present there is a fee for each copy requested. Did you know that springfield township was established before the state of ohio. A standard history of springfield and clark county, ohio. Springfield townshipgeneral description tallmadge township 920. Springfield township local police are investigating the suspicious death of a young woman whose body was found at the office motel late saturday night.
Some actors at the edgy, fullcontact akron fright fest in springfield township have been suspended amid allegations of a mock rape scene this past weekend in one of its haunted houses. Springfield township police department home facebook. Springfield township, with its environs, is situated in the southeast corner of summit county. The property maintenance code applies to all existing structures and premises, and enforces exterior maintenance regulations on property owners. Get kids outside taking pictures and reading books with. Springfield township encourages all commercial enterprises to expand their recycling programs wherever feasible to include glass containers, plastics, and other recyclable materials. We look forward to creating many wonderful memories with you in the future. Springfield township is one of the nine townships of summit county, ohio, united states. Springfield township police arrived at the motel at 1922 massillon road between krumroy and killian roads around midnight sunday morning in reference to an unresponsive woman, according to a press release sent out sunday. Since we cant get together for art projects during our closure, branch manager melani created this video of a simple technique you can try at home. Springfield township, lucas county, ohio, is a vibrant growing suburb still possessing a small community camaraderie. It became a popular resort area due to the growth of the rubber industry in akron.
Learn more about the history of springfield township, as written by a resident historian. The clark county public library provides a variety of online resources for history and genealogy to help you expand your data collection. Austin, 26, is charged with two counts of firstdegree felony rape. View a map with the driving distance between akron, oh and springfield, oh to calculate your road trip mileage. During the library closure, we are not accepting any booksmaterials donations at this time. We enjoy the convenient access of several retailcommercial businesses in addition to the recreation and leisure of several community parks where you can participate in sports leagues, take walks, fly a kite or have a picnic near the pond.
Settlers started flowing into springfield the first year and it didnt stop until the vacant land was occupied. Funeral home services for scott are being provided by redmon funeral home inc the obituary was featured in akron beacon journal on. Garden waste limited to naturally growing or planted vegetation from a residents garden or outdoor property, rich, fertile compost comes from these plants. Genealogy express summit memory an online scrapbook capturing the history of summit county, ohio. This heirloomquality book features a glimpse of life in and around akron in stunning historic photos. Springfield township police department akron, ohio. The 2000 census found 15,168 people in the township. Springfield township, ohio a man is accused of raping two young girls several times during a fiveyear span. Springfieldlakemore branch library akronsummit county. We promise to keep this web site up to date, so you can watch us grow.
Feel free to browse our website to learn more about springfield township. Summit county vital records can be found at the ohio department of health which has birth records since dec 20, 1908. It is located on the western edge of the glaciated allegheny plateau, about 30 miles 48 km south of cleveland. The springfield township property maintenance codes intent is to ensure public health, safety, and welfare for those who live in, work in, and visit springfield township.
One of the sources that i have come to trust the most in regard to local, or regional, american history is the huge collection of books published by arcadia publishing from charleston, south carolina. Springfield is home to wittenberg university, a liberal arts college. Scott bennett passed away on september 15, 2019 in akron, ohio. The township was originally many little settlements of people who made their homes near mills and the river while residing in the boundaries of springfield township. We are proud to be a new member of this friendly community that values its rich history and beautiful outdoor spaces. Mexic warcontinued growth of the state the gospelchurches of the present daysabbath a war of the rebellionohios part in the conflict 2 scho. Common history of springfield and ellet remembered news. Athens county, ohio history and genealogy our first county for ohio, the vast majority of information on this website is based upon history of athens county, ohio, by charles m. Springfield township where the community comes togther. Springfield township, summit county, ohio wikipedia.
Springfield township, summit county, ohio 20032004. Akron map and atlas co atlas of summit county 1891 atlas of summit county 1910. History of springfield township, hamilton county ohio. The springfield twp library board meeting originally scheduled for tuesday, april 21st has been postponed. Akron ohio news springfield board looks back at school history. Feb 17, 2019 springfield township police arrived at the motel at 1922 massillon road between krumroy and killian roads around midnight sunday morning in reference to an unresponsive woman, according to a press release sent out sunday afternoon by the springfield township police department. Most businesses will find that recycling is a more costeffective practice than conventional waste disposal methods. Springfield township, summit county, ohio history the history of springfield township began in 1807.
The springfield lake district is the geographical center of the original township and the beauty of the lake not only benefited the township but also helped to create the village as it was used for residential and recreational purposes. Barnes is active in the community, serving as an ambassador of the holland springfield chamber of commerce and as secretary of the nw ohio american planning association. Clark county, ohio history genealogy springfield, oh. Springfield township man accused of raping two girls. The springfield lakemore branch library houses a diverse collection of books, magazines, music, and movies. The springfield lake district is the geographical center of the original township and the beauty of the lake not only benefited the township but also helped to create the village. Fritz, a 1971 graduate of ellet high school, has a passion for the history of the building. The springfield township s property maintenance code is in place is to ensure public health, safety, and welfare for those who live in, work in, and visit springfield township. Pickup truck plows into springfield township home news akron. The new springfieldlakemore branch library houses a diverse collection of books. Akron, ohio the springfield township womens club gathered may for its annual banquet at hartville kitchen, with attendees shown. The home city, city of roses, the champion city, the field. Links are also provided to deaths and funerals from the springfield newssun, funeral home obituaries, and the clark county public librarys obituary index. Springfield townshiplakemore the suburbanite akron, oh.1379 463 1456 709 430 1093 1082 922 1549 168 263 782 1242 225 518 674 1434 38 1532 257 47 1469 514 1559 771 1145 763 295 1069 857 727 17