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Jackson Township
Municipality within Greene County, Pennsylvania


Public Request Contacts: Raymond S. Kiger, Chairman, Board of Supervisors
and Richard Kerch, Secretary


Jackson Township Building
104 Tunnel Road, Holbrook, PA 15341
Phone: 724-499-5713 / Fax: 724-499-5883
Email: jack104@windstream.net
Monday—Friday

Jackson Township was settled approximately in 1774 and formed in 1839. It is centrally located in Greene County, slightly to the west. Jackson Township is in 18th Congressional District, the 46th Senatorial District, and the 50th Legislative District of Pennsylvania.

Jackson Township Officials: (Updated 01/11/2017)
SUPERVISORS:
Raymond S. Kiger, Chairman
Leroy McGlone, Jr., Vice Chairman
Ralph E. Kiger, Supervisor
AUDITORS:
Ellen Fern Weaver
Crystal Miller
Buck Sondericker
SECRETARY-TREASURER: Richard L. Kerch TAX COLLECTOR: Kathy Kiger
2109 Golden Oaks Rd, Holbrook, PA 15341
SOLICITOR: Dennis Makel CONSTABLE:  
EMA COORDINATOR:   SEWAGE OFFICER: Tim Neil — 724-966-9295
ENGINEER: as needed BUILDING PERMITS:  
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)
    • Graysville Elementary (724-428-3592)
    • Spring-Freeport Elementary (724-447-2331). Superintendent's Office (724-499-5183)
    • West Greene High School (724-499-5191)
    • West Greene Middle School (724-499-5051)
    • 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:
  1. 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.

  2. Churches: Macedonia Church, Bethany Church.

  3. Cemeteries: Higgins Cemetery, Staggers Cemetery.

  4. 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.

Informative Links: (8/11/2016)

For general information, please contact the Information Services
at 724-852-5399 / Toll Free: 1-888-852-5399
Greene County Office Building, 93 E. High Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370

 

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