Five apply for vacant township trustee seat

WEATHERSFIELD — Five residents have submitted applications for the township trustee seat recently vacated when former trustee Gil Blair was named state representative for the 63rd District to fill the unexpired term of Glenn Holmes, who accepted a position with the Ohio Parole Board.

Those who applied are Craig E. Callow, Joseph A. Dunlap, Richard T. Harkins, Marianne James and Edward Whittaker.

Township trustees have scheduled a special meeting for 6 p.m. Tuesday at the township hall to interview applicants. Trustees will go into executive session for the interviews.

The person appointed will fill the remainder of Blair’s term through December.