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Township

In a government survey, a square tract of land six miles on each side, constituting thirty-six square miles. In some states, the name given to the political subdivision of a county.

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A press release issued by Anderson township on Feb.
A copy of the list available with Pajhwok Afghan News shows the following townships have been constructed illegally:
In fact, virtually all of Ohio's population growth between 2000 and 2010 was in townships, with the growth rate being four times the state population growth rate.
The largest numeric decline was seen in North Township of Lake County, losing 5,081 people.
Judson says the township has applied for FedNor funding to pay for the second phase.
33) "Community" used in this sense could refer to either the occupational community of masters and men, or to the social communities represented by the populations of individual townships.
The city of Warren will spend more than $2 million, and tiny Comstock Township has already spent more dian $1 million.
Blackford, Brown, and Ohio counties have just four townships each.
Miller said 71 of the 233 claims filed between April 9 and April 30 were in the township and the balance were located in the adjacent township, which Miller notes wasn't involved in the land caution.
Upper Uwchlan, Uwchlan, West Bradford townships received a total of $46,384 for their recyclable materials.
On the Cancor Extension claims, located mainly in Collet and Laberge townships of the Casa-Berardi geophysical surveys are complete.
Adams County: * Shirley Rohrbaugh, Cumberland Township Berks County: * Carl and Johanna Adams, Heidelberg Township * Larry and Lucille Brubaker, Bethel Township * Brenda Crouse, Tulpehocken Township * Donald and Mary Haldeman, Bern Township * Diane Heflich, Tulpehocken and Bethel Township * Roy and Betty Jane Seidel Hetrick and Hetrickdale Farms, Jefferson Township * Marvin and Anna Mary Hoover Farms, Marion Township * Kerry and Becky Kuhn, Oley Township * Titus and Esther Kurtz, Caernarvon Township * Norman and Beulah Lamm, Heidelberg and North Heidelberg Townships * Reubin and Anna Mae Nolt Farm #1, Maxatawney Township * Reubin and Anna Mae Nolt Farm #2, Maxatawney Township * Reubin and Anna Mae Nolt Farm #3, Maxatawney Township * John Oberholtzer, Jr.