Give Your Time and Talent to Advance Anderson Township

Your help is needed to make Anderson Township an even better community! Use your talents and time to invest in issues related to transportation, community health, trees or economic development. 

Volunteers are being sought for township committees through October 31..

These committees are appointed by township trustees for a specific purpose and have a one-year term:

  • Anderson Township Senior Center Advisory Committee - ensures the Senior Center continues to foster a creative and intellectually stimulating environment that enhances the lives of Anderson seniors.
  • WeTHRIVE! Anderson Committee- This committee works to create a healthier Anderson Township, where safety, health and vitality is promoted throughout the community. Topics of concern to the committee include health concerns in Anderson Township such as substance use/abuse, social health, injury prevention, environmental health, emergency preparedness, chronic disease, community art and community involvement.
  • Economic Development Committee–reviews the township’s economic development strategy and makes recommendations to trustees on policy or project decisions regarding the township’s business environment.
  • Tree Committee–promotes and manages healthy, safe, and appropriate trees along streets and on public grounds or roadways and makes recommendations to the township’s tree planting program.
  • Greater Anderson Township Betterment Committee-non-profit organization working behind the scenes to facilitate community-wide improvements and projects.
  • Transportation Advisory Committee–provides recommendations on transportation matters and projects to trustees and assists with implementation of the Anderson Trails plan.. 

Two committees operate on a five-year term, with one-year alternates: 

  • Zoning Commission–hears cases that involve modifying the Anderson Township Zoning Map or the Anderson Township Zoning Resolution.
  • Board of Zoning Appeals–reviews appeals to the township’s Zoning Resolution, as well as other development-related applications. 

For consideration, send a letter of interest to “Committees,” Anderson Township, Anderson Center, 7850 Five Mile Road, Anderson Township, OH 45230. Via email, send a response to Steve Sievers at

Please explain your interests and provide a brief overview of your experience which would make you a valuable member of the committee.