The Jackson Township Trustees Office provides a wide variety of services to our community. Some of them are detailed as follows:
Indiana law requires that the township trustees provide essential services to the residents of the township. Because of its “grassroots” structure, the Township Trustee system is designed specifically to quickly meet the financial needs of the individual in an emergency. Apply for assistance here.
External Resources & Links
We have put together a list of most-useful links to access information about assistance from governmental and non-governmental organizations that is freely available for our community.
Burial assistance is available from the Township Trustee when no other means of payment are available. Download the Application Form.
We maintain cemeteries located in the township that have no cemetery association or other resources. Find detailed cemetery information.
Weed Control & Complaints
We are responsible for destroying detrimental weeds within the township. Make a weed complaint by contacting us with your concern at 317-984-3826, by e-mail, or through our Contact Form.
The township assists in negotiations when a dispute arises between two landowners regarding placement and maintenance of line fences. For fence disputes, contact us with your concern at 317-984-3826, by e-mail, or through our Contact Form.
The Jackson Township Fire Department provides Fire & EMS service for the unincorporated areas of Jackson Township and contractually to the Towns of Arcadia & Atlanta. Visit the Jackson Township Fire Department website.
Zoning & Planning
The zoning and planning services for the township is provided by the Cicero/Jackson Township Planning Commission. You may contact them at 317.984.5845, or visiting the Cicero/Jackson Township Planning Commission website.