Welcome to Hocking Township
Established in 1801, Hocking Township is proud of its rich tradition. Located in Fairfield County Ohio. With an abundance of trees and natural tributaries Hocking Township’s flat land and rolling hills lent itself well to farming as well as milling. We are happy that you are visiting our website, please visit the links above for more information on Hocking Township.
News and Updates:
NEW FIRE STATION is currently under construction at 1175 Cincinnati Zanesville Road Lancaster.
Anticipated opening Spring of 2013.
Stastics: Open Public Business Meetings are held the fourth Tuesday of every month,: November thru March work session at 5:30 PM regular open public meeting at 6:00 PM
April thru October the Fourth Tuesday of the month work session at 6:30 PM regular open meeting at 7:00 PM
Â Safety Notice: Know your OHIO FIRE LAW
Ohio Revised Code 1503.18 Prohibits outdoor open burning statewide in unincorporated areas during the months of March, April, May, October and November between the hours of 6:00 am and 6:00 pm. The ban includes burning of yard waste, trash, and debris even in a proper burn barrel.
Controlled burns should be reported to the Sheriff Department in advance this will prevent a Fire Department call.