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Medina Township
3799 Huffman Road
Medina, OH 44256

Zoning Office: 330.721.1997
Administration: 330.725.5713
FAX: 330.725.2945
Emergencies: Dial 911

Township Event Calendar

Previous Events

Previous Events, Photos and Videos (please click on photos to view stories and more photos):


Shop With a Cop – Back to School – 2015

mtpd and kidsShop with a cop back to school 2015 was a fabulous success.  We were able take 33 kids and 24 police officers participated in taking the kids shopping at MC Sports.  We raised $4125.00 to give MC Sports for back to school necessities for the children and they supplied close to $8000 in coats, shoes, backpacks, socks and other school supplies.

Guns & Hoses – Battle of the Badges – 2015

Great Group PictureMedina Township Police Dept., Medina Township Fire Dept., Montville Police Dept.. and Medina City Fire Dept. participated in the competition this year.  Medina City FD took the trophy and Medina Twp. Police Dept. came in second.  We all enjoyed a beautiful day Sunday, August 23, 2015 at Quaker Steak and Lube on Pearl Rd. Three pages of great photos:  page one, page 2, page 3.

Endz Salon Opening, 2015










June 12, 2015 – Walmart Grand Re-Opening

Bill 3Walmart had their Grand Re-Opening on Friday, June 12, 2015.  At the event, Medina Township was awarded Community Development grants that totaled $10,000.  The Police, Fire and Maintenance/Road departments were each awarded $2500.  Local Non-profit Organization “Friends Of Medina Township” 501c3 was awarded $2500 as well which will go into funding ADA accessible restrooms for Blakslee Park. Click to read "thank you's" from:  Medina Township Trustees, Medina Township Roads Department, Medina Township PD, Medina Township Fire Department.

April 18, 2015 – 9th Annual "Pick it Up Day"

Pick It Up 2015 (16)Medina Township’s 9th annual "Pick it Up" community clean up event was held Saturday, April 18, 2015. We could not have asked for better weather.  Clean-up efforts involved community organizations, local businesses, and individuals cleaning up selected areas of Medina Township. All the individuals who volunteered their time put forth such great effort in cleaning up the Township. Special thanks, once again to our Road Foreman Denny Miller and his crew who worked diligently (as they do every year) before, during and after the event. Also to the Medina Twp. Fire and Police Departments who were on the road all morning making sure people had bags, water and oversaw the safety of the volunteers. {{READ MORE}}

April 11, 2015 – Toss Your Trash Event

computers toss your trashEvery year, on the second Saturday in April, Medina Township holds their annual Toss Your Trash event. Residents are encouraged to do some spring cleaning and get rid of the larger items their regular garbage service does not allow. For our 2015, 4th annual event, Road Foreman Denny Miller coordinated everything needed for a successful day – and that it was. The turnout exceeded our expectations by a long shot. .  We had 237 vehicles come through non-stop from 7:45am to 3:15pm to toss their trash,. Gateway Storage was also at the maintenance building this year with an industrial shredder for the 53+ vehicles who came to shred their confidential documents.  {{READ MORE}}

2015 – New Police Building










March, 2015 – Land Conservancy Marsh Grand Opening









December 13, 2014 – Shop With A Cop

IMG_5395December 13, 2014 was the first year “Shop with a Cop” took place at the Medina Township Walmart.  Law enforcement agencies, led by Medina Township Police Department, have collaborated in the most successful way to bring this program into Medina County.  Every department involved has participated for many years in other jurisdictions that have established this program in their communities but this was our first collaboration here in Medina County.  “Friends of Medina Township”, a 501c3 non-profit organization and FOP Lodge #204 were instrumental in supporting this event. .  We’ve had such a great response from the whole community on every level – Donations, Volunteers, ticket sales, surrounding Police Agencies, etc…   {{READ MORE}}  See videos below:



November 8, 2014 – End of Food Drive

1 Feeding Medina County 11-8-14We teamed up again this year in a friendly competition with some of our neighboring townships to collect food for the 2014 Medina County Food Drive.  Thanks to all those who to donated items. Although our goal was to stuff the truck with more than we had last year, we missed our goal by just over 100 pounds but were able to add 367 pounds to this year’s food drive for Feeding Medina County. On Saturday, November 8 Trustee Ray Jarrett, Fire Chief Mark Crumley, Capt. Mark Roberts, and firefighters Steve Schulte, Rick Bromley and Nick Piszczek transported the food to the distribution center on Lafayette Rd.  THANK YOU GENTLEMEN!

Flag Design Winner, 2014 – Don Fisher

Don Fisher Flag Design Winner 2014 (3)Congratulations to Donald Fisher! Mr. Fisher’s design was chosen by the Medina Twp. residents as the winner for our 2014 6th Annual Flag Design contest.  Mr. Fisher was honored at the Trustees meeting on Thursday, October 9 and was presented a flag with his design.  In addition to Mr. Fisher receiving a flag, he also received a $50.00 savings bond but chose to donate the $50 back to the Township.  This flag will replace last year’s winning flag and fly over Town Hall and at Weymouth Community Center.

October 23 – Berkshire Hathaway Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Best pic of cutting ribbon, Michelle and Mike Kovach with Ray and KenOn October 23, 2014, Medina Township Trustees Ken DeMichael and Ray Jarrett participated in the ribbon cutting ceremony for the Grand Opening of Berkshire Hathaway Home Services new offices. Kovack Realtors put on a beautiful event with gifts, music, and great food. The office is located at 3637 Medina Road, Ste. 120 in the Reserve Building.

October 9 – Bernie Smith Award for 30 years of Service

Bernie Smith 30 year svc. 10-29-14 (4)At an award presentation Thursday, October 9, 2014 special recognition was given to Bernie H Smith Jr. on the occasion of completing 30 years of continuous service to the citizens of Medina County and Medina Township; serving on the Hazardous Materials Response Team and the Medina Township Fire Department.  Fire Chief Mark Crumley, Trustee and Fire Commissioner Ray Jarrett and Chairman of the Board of Trustees Ken DeMichael presented Bernie with a certificate and a plaque for his service. 

Commissioner Adam Frederick was at the ceremony and presented Bernie with a commendation on behalf of the Medina County Commissioners Office. Bernie also received a commendation from Honorable Bill Batchelder, Ohio Speaker of the House of Representatives. Chris Albanese, a representative from Mr. Batchelder’s office presented Bernie with the certificate.

New trustee, Bill Ostmann being sworn in on October 23

Bill Ostmann Swearing in (1)

New Trustee Bill Ostmann was sworn in during a regular trustees meeting on Thursday, October 23, 2014. Medina Township Trustees, Ken DeMichael and Ray Jarrett, chose Bill Ostmann to fill the vacancy for a third trustee. Mr. Ostmann previously served as Trustee from 1994-2005. He has maintained his involvement with the Township by attending most trustee, zoning commission and zoning board of appeals meetings. Bill most recently served as Chairman of the Comprehensive Plan Steering Committee.  Mr. Ostmann’s seat is due to expire in 2015 and will be open for reelection in November.

Keller Williams Check Presentation for Show With a Cop, 2014

Shop w Cop 2014 KW Check Presentation (3)








September 25 – New Firefighters:

DSC_0032Trustee Ray Jarrett swore in Four Firefighters at the Trustees meeting Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014.  Congratulations to:

  • Daniel Gazzo
  • Taylor Likowski
  • Michael Friscone
  • Alexander Eliof


September 21 – Touch a Truck

Quaker Steak Touch a Truck Sept 21 2014 (69)On Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, Quaker Steak and Lube held an event they called “Touch a Truck”. The Medina Township Police Department and Fire Department had a cruiser and a Fire Engine available for people to get up close and sit behind the wheel.  Another beautiful day brought many families who enjoyed the event.

September 20 – Weymouth Days

Weymouth Day 2014 (4)On Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, the 42nd Annual Weymouth Day was a great success this year. The weather was beautiful, unlike last year, and hundreds of people came to visit all the yard sales around the Weymouth area. Boy Scout Troop 462 was in front of the Weymouth Community Center selling hot dogs, sausages, chips, and beverages. They were able to sell all the food they brought by mid-afternoon. Thank you to all those who gave their support. Weymouth Preservation Society opened their museum and many former students stopped by and dropped off pictures from when they attended the original school. Former students of the school are planning to have a reunion and will be held at the Weymouth Historical Museum.

June 14, 2014 – 6th Annual Flag Day Celebration

flagdayMedina Townships 6th Annual Flag Day Observance was held Saturday, June 14th, 2014 4:00 PM at Blakslee Park. Mike Carlson honored us as Key Note Speaker and gave a beautiful, heartfelt speech. VFW Post 5137 Honor Guard presented the colors, as they have done in 5 out of the 6 years this event has been in the Township. We were fortunate to have beautiful weather to celebrate our Flag Day Observance. Please Click here for full details.