Morgan Township Fiscal Officer

Background about the Office:

  • Candidates for this office are elected in odd year General Elections.
  • There is one Fiscal Officer of Morgan Township.
    • This office will be on the ballot in 2017 for an unexpired term ending March 31, 2020, and again in 2019.
  • Each term is 4 years. (R.C. 505.01)
  • Each term begins on April 1st following the election. (R.C. 505.01)
  • The salary for this office is $21,221.00 per year as reported by Morgan Township (2014).

Current Elected Official:

  • Connie L. Lovins (seat will appear on ballot in 2017 for unexpired term ending March 31, 2020)

What are the requirements to run for Morgan Twp Fiscal Officer?

Candidates for this position must:

  • Live within Morgan Township.
  • Be a registered elector of Morgan Township.
  • Be at least 18 years of age. (OH Const. Art. V, §1, Art. XV §4)

 How do I run for a Morgan Twp Fiscal Officer?

  1. Complete petition form 3-R.
  2. Required signatures. (R.C. 3513.253)
    • Collect between 25 and 75 signatures
    • File petitions with the Butler County Board of Elections no later than 90 days before the date of the General election. (R.C. 3513.253)
    • Pay filing fee by check or with exact change of $30.00. (R.C. 3513.10, 3513.261)

What are the Campaign Finance Requirements?

All candidates running for office who spend any money, including their own personal funds, must file a Designation of Treasurer (Form 30-D) and complete subsequent reports. Candidates for this office should file with the Butler County Board of Elections.

Call Candidate and Ballot Services at 513-887-3700, ext. 3 with any questions or for more information.