Jackson Township Officials: (Updated 01/30/2018 per Elections Office)
SUPERVISORS: Leroy McGlone, Jr. Ralph E. Kiger Raymond S. Kiger
AUDITORS: Nancy Gump Carol Peteres Ellen Fern Weaver
SECRETARY-TREASURER: Richard L. Kerch
TAX COLLECTOR: Kathy J. Kiger 2109 Golden Oaks Rd, Holbrook, PA 15341
SOLICITOR: Dennis Makel
SEWAGE OFFICER: Tim Neil 724-966-9295
Scheduled Meeting Dates: 9:00 a.m. on the first Tuesday of each month at Township Municipal Building. If the first Monday falls on a holiday, it will be held at 9:00 a.m. on the second Monday of the month.
Any person with a disability requireing a special accommodation to attend a meeting of the Board of Supervisors should notify the secretary oat the Township Building as early as possible. The board will make every effort to provide a reasonable accommodation.
Board Meeting Minutes: Please contact the township office for a copy of their meeting notes.
Permits and Ordiances: Please contact the township office at 724-499-5713.
More about Jackson Township:
Children living in Jackson Township attend schools within the West Greene School District, which includes:
Aleppo Elementary (724-428-5266). Business Office (724-499-5183)
Greene County Career & Technology Center (724-627-3106)
Voting Precinct for Jackson Township residents: is in the Jackson Township Municipal Building located at 104 Tunnel Road, Holbrook, PA 15341 (Building Phone: 724-499-5713). For more information, contact the Greene County Elections Office at 724-852-5304.
Jackson Township Coordinance: Latitude: 39º50'00"N, Longitude: -80º21'59". The geography of Jackson Township according to the United States Census Bureau, has a total area of 76.2 km˛ (29.4 mi˛), 76.2 km˛ (29.4 mi˛) of it is land and 0.03% is water.
Deed Transfers: A deed is the document that transfers ownership of real estate. It contains the names of the old and new owners and a legal description of the property, and is signed by the person transferring the property. Property Deeds for Greene County are recorded in our Office of Register and Recorder, located in the Greene County Courthouse, Room 100, 10 East High Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370 (Phone: 724-852-5283). For more information, go to: Recorder of Deeds.
Click here for deed transfers recorded within Jackson Township of Greene County, Pennsylvania.
Comprehensive Plan:forthcoming - can also refer to the Greene County Comprehensive Plan prepared by the Department of Economic Development.
Notable Mentioned within Greene Township:
Organizations & landmarks:
Richard T. Foley Farm site, located along Job Creek southwest of Waynesburg, is an archaeological site that was once a village of the Monongahela culture of Native Americans and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Churches: Macedonia Church, Bethany Church.
Cemeteries: Higgins Cemetery, Staggers Cemetery.
Streams, rivers, and creeks: Falling Timber Run, Job Creek, Webster Run.
Pennsylvania Local Government:
(Information Source: wikipedia.org (Wikipedia, the Free Online Encyclopedia))
Local Government in Pennsylvania is a mosaic of 5,334 individual units. All were established by the State or provincial government and operate under laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Each unit is distinct and independent of other local units, although they may overlap geographically and may act together to serve the public. Jackson Township is located within Greene County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 516 at the 2000 census.
Watersheds: Ohio Basin, Monongahela Subbasin (Source: www.dep.state.pa.us).
A watershed is an area of land that drains into a lake or river. As rainwater and melting snow run downhill, they carry sediment and other materials into our streams, lakes, wetlands and groundwater (Source www.dep.pa.gov)
USEPA FIPS Code for Pennsylvania = 42, Greene County = 059 (42059).
Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) Codes for states, counties, and named populated places; are a standardized set of numeric or alphabetic codes issued by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to ensure uniform identification of geographic entities through all federal government agencies. The entities covered include: states and statistically equivalent entities, counties and statistically equivalent entities, named populated and related location entities (such as, places and county subdivisions), and American Indian and Alaska Native areas.
To search for cemeteries, villages and other features within Greene County, visit the USGS Geographical Names Information System (GNIS) to determine what 7.5' topographic map(s) depict specific geographic features.