Founded in 1816

Harrison Township

Zoning Department  740-927-8277

Roads Department  740-927-8280

Special Meeting

The Harrison Township Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting on April 16, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. at the Harrison Township Hall, located at 6750 Outville Road, Pataskala.  The purpose of the meeting will be to discuss and act upon the 2019 Resurfacing Project, the Jefferson Ridge Curb/Drainage Project and approve minutes, bills and payroll. 
Township website:
Carolyn Elder,

Harrison Township Fiscal Officer

​​​Public Notice
Roads to Non-maintained Status
The Board of Harrison Township Trustees, Licking County, Ohio, hereby provides notice that the Board shall consider the adoption of a resolution to place Dark Star Drive and Meridian Drive, in Harrison Township, on ‘non-maintained’ status as authorized by Ohio Revised Code §5571.20.
The Board shall hold two public hearings in order to receive public comment prior to the proposed action. 
The public hearings are scheduled for Monday, March 4, 2019 and Monday, April 1, 2019, at the Harrison Township Hall, 6750 Outville Road, Pataskala, OH 43062.  Each hearing shall begin at 7:00 PM.  Township website:
Carolyn Elder
                                          Harrison Township Fiscal Officer                                         

2019 Meeting Schedule

The Harrison Township Board of Trustees will hold regular meetings for the fiscal year 2019 at the Harrison Township Hall located at 6750 Outville Road, Pataskala, Ohio 43062.  Monthly meetings start at 6:00 p.m. and will be held on Jan. 7, Feb. 4, March 4, April 1, May 6, June 3, July 1, August 5, Sept. 3, Oct. 7, Nov. 4, and Dec. 2.  A second monthly meeting starting at 9:30 a.m. will be held on May 21, June 18, July 16 and Dec. 30.  All meetings and any changes will be posted at the Township Hall and on the website at
Carolyn I. Elder
Harrison Township Fiscal Officer

The Harrison Township Zoning Boards have established the meeting
schedule for 2019.
The Zoning Commission will meet the first Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm. There will be no regular meeting in July.
The BZA will meet as needed.
All meetings will be held at the Township Community Complex
6750 Outville Rd. Pataskala, OH 43062 and are open to the public.
For questions contact Tom Frederick, Zoning Inspector at
740-927-8277 or 
Vickie Noble, Harrison
​Township Zoning Secretary. 

Sealed proposals for “Harrison Township Resurfacing Project” will be received by the Harrison Township Board of Trustees, c/o Carolyn Elder, Fiscal Officer, at 3886 Outville Rd., Granville, OH  43023, until the 15th day of April, 2019 at 5:00 P.M.
On the 16th day of April, 2019, at 9:00 A.M., bids will be opened at the office of the Harrison Township Trustees, 6750 Outville Rd., Pataskala, OH. 

Plans, specifications, surveys, profiles, cross sections, estimates and bid forms may be secured from Ben Patterson, at 6750 Outville Rd., Pataskala, OH 43062.  Mr. Patterson may be reached via telephone at (740) 927-8280. 
A brief description of the required work is as follows:
1.    Resurface various Township roads with a single chip seal and 1 ½” of Item 441 asphalt concrete surface course (+/- 4.57 miles).
Bids shall be sealed and marked as “Harrison Township Resurfacing Project Bid.”

Bidders who submit a bid must be a Plan Holder of record at the Issuing Office.  Bids from Bidders who are not on the Plan Holders List may be returned as being non-responsive.  Plan Holders are requested to provide an e-mail address if they wish to receive addenda and other information electronically. 

Each Bidder is required to furnish with its Bid Proposal, a Bid Guaranty and Contract Bond in accordance with Section 153.54 of the Ohio Revised Code. 

Bidders must comply with the prevailing wage rates on Public Improvements in Licking County and Harrison Township, Ohio as determined by The Ohio Department of Industrial Relations.  The Township reserves the right to waive informalities and to reject any and all bids, waive any technical requirements, and to accept any bid which is deemed by the Board of Trustees to be the lowest responsible bid.

Township Website:
Carolyn Elder,

Harrison Township Fiscal Officer 

Seeking Snow Plow Drivers
The Harrison Township road department is seeking qualified applicants for part time (as needed) snow plow drivers. Applicants must have a CDL and a clean driver’s abstract, with past plowing experience preferred. For further information, please contact 
​Ben Patterson at (740) 927-8280, or

The Harrison Township Zoning Commission will hold a Public Hearing  on Tuesday April 2, 2019 at 7:00 PM at the Harrison Township Community Complex 6750 Outville Rd. Pataskala, OH 43062. This purpose of this hearing is to review the changes to the PUD plan for the Ellington Village subdivision. Westport Homes Inc. has made some changes in the subdivision layout from the original PUD plan approved in 2008. The 2019 plan has a total of 392 lots (2008 plan had 393 lots). They have also reduced the amount of street length and increased the amount of open space. This is not a rezoning only a review of the changes to the subdivision plan layout.  A working session will follow the public hearing. Questions can be directed to Tom Frederick, Harrison Township Zoning Inspector (740) 927-8277 or .
The public hearing and meeting are open to the public.
Vickie Noble,
​Zoning Secretary.