The Ohio Township Association hosts an annual winter conference in Columbus to further the education of trustees and fiscal officers and to provide a forum in which they may exchange ideas. The conference takes place in late January or early February and draws approximately 1,600 attendees.
Thank you to those who attended the 2013 conference! Please find below workshop handouts. More will be posted as they become available.
Click here for Wendell Cox's presentation from the Friday Luncheon.
Wendell Cox presentation
Abandoned Burial Grounds
Anatomy of a Township
Art of Advocating
Budgetary Basics 1 & 2
Cemetery Rules and Regulations
Ditches and Drainage
Drainage Issues in Townships
Fire & EMS Update
Hot Topics in Zoning
How to Hold an Evidentiary Hearing
Joint Fire Districts
Legalities of Transferring Funds
ODOT Program Resource Guide
Proper Expenditure of Public Funds
Putting Your Fund Balance to Work
Reorganizing Local Government
Roadway Drainage Issues
Your First Audit
Zoning Appeals from A to Z
Zoning Case Law Update (Power Point)
Zoning Case Law Update
Upcoming conference dates:
2014: February 12 - 15
If you are interested in presenting at a future annual winter conference, please consider the following:
Most Ohio townships are small to medium in size and have limited budgets;
Workshop must be informational in nature; you may not promote your product or service; and
If you are interested in presenting on a particular topic, email Heidi Fought, director of governmental affairs, the workshop title and a brief description.