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Berlin Township is located in Delaware County Ohio approximately 5.5 miles north of the Columbus City limits. The Township is a mixture of commercial, farm and residential properties with a total area of approximately 22.5 square miles. Centered within Berlin Township is Alum Creek Lake and State Park a popular recreational area. Our population is approximately 6500 residents which has been gradually increasing each year due to the popularity of the area, the Olentangy School District and the proximity of the Township to Columbus Ohio. Services provided by the Township include a Roads Department, Zoning Department, Cemeteries and Fire Department.

Township Offices
Berlin Township
3271 Cheshire Road
Delaware, Ohio 43015
Road Department Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Zoning Department Hours
Monday - Friday
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Call for after hour appointment

Building Rental (increase as of Jan. 2016)

The township hall is available for Berlin Township residents to rent provided someone has not reserved it first.  Cost is $85.00 with a refund of $50.00 sent back to you provided the hall is left in the same condition as you found it.  The capacity is eighty people and there are kitchen facilities.  Please contact Cathy Rippel at (740)548-5217 ex.102 to reserve it.

cheif Hall

Berlin Township Fire Chief Hall accepting an award from Mr. Hansley former Delaware County Administrator. For 2016 Delaware County EMS External Dept. of the Year Award.  This award was based on leadership, training and providing excellent care to our residents by assisting the EMS Service.

Congratulations Chief Hall!!

 The Fire Station will be collecting new fans again this year.  Drop your new fan off at the fire station anytime. The address to the fire station is 2708 Lackey Old State Road. Thank you!

The August 9, 2016 BZC meeting has been canceled.  The next meeting will be September 13 at 7:00 PM.  On agenda is an informal discussion with the BZC is Homewood Corporation, property located across from the township hall for Residentail Homes and an informal discussion with the BZC is Todd Farris with Farris Planning and Design on the Schank properties for Residental Homes.  All Residents are encourage to attend.





For Immediate Release:                                            Monday, July 11, 2016


Nickolas Savko & Sons will be closing Africa Road between McClellon Dr and State Route 37/U.S. Route 36 for a road widening project for Brookview Manor and Ravines at Alum Creek.  The road will close Monday, July 18 and is scheduled to open Friday, September 2.           


Any questions concerning this matter please contact Marty Savko Jr. at (614) 451-2242.


Thank you for your cooperation in this matter.


click here REVISED 8/15/16 Evans Farm Development Plan

click here Evans Farm Development Plan



Tabled and Continued to date and time certain September 28, 2016 at 7 PM


The Berlin Township Zoning Commission will hold a special meeting for the purpose of a public hearing July 27, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at the Berlin Township Hall located at 3271 Cheshire Road, Delaware, OH 43015 in order to consider an  application to amend the Berlin Zoning Resolution, designated as BZC 16-001, filed by Evans Farm Delaware, LLC, Old State Farm, LLC, Wayne Piatt Trustee, CNB Bank Successor Trustee, c/o Evans Farm Land Development Company, LLC, 1790 Peachblow Road, Lewis Center, OH  43035.   The applicants are requesting approval of a preliminary & final development plan known as Evans Farm to rezone for a mixed use, from Farm Residential District (FR-1) to Planned Residential District (PRD) and Planned Commercial District, (PCD) for a new urbanism community, 607.12 ± acres, Parcels #41833001010000, 41833001006000, 41834001053000, 41834001054000, 41833001104000, 41833001101001, 41833001098000, 41834001055000, 41834001056000, 41834001057000, 41834001061000, 41834001062000, 41843303001002, 41843303001000, 41833001103000, and 314.21 ± acres, Parcels #41834001013000, 41834001012000, 41834001009000, 41834001004000, 41834001008000, 41834001002000, 41834001003000, 41843001005000, 41843001006000, 41843001007000, 41834001006000, 41834001010000, 41834001011000, 41834001019000, 41831001095000.  The text and map of this application will be available for public examination, excluding legal holidays; July 14, to July 27, 2016, Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Berlin Township Zoning Office located at 3271 Cheshire Rd., Delaware, OH 43015.  After the conclusion of the hearing, the matter will be submitted to the Board of Township Trustees for its action.  Questions concerning this matter should be directed to Chet Heid, Zoning Inspector at 740-548-5217 x103.   The person responsible for giving notice of the public meeting by publication is Cathy Rippel.  Township residents are encouraged to attend.



Toni Korleski, Chairman


Part-Time Help Wanted

Part-time Road Laborer 1, for the road department. CDL is required.  More information click the following link:

 Applicant need not to live in the township. Please send resume or application (found on our website, to Claudia Smith, Fiscal Officer, Berlin Township, 3271 Cheshire Road, Delaware, OH 43015.  Mark the outside of the envelope “Road Department Position” or email to and in subject line post Road Department Position.

Improved Interchange at I-71 & Routes 36/37 & Proposed Sunbury Parkway

piatt/Roloson Road Extension 

Click Here Election Poll Workers Needed

2016-2017 Berlin/Delaware Township Recycling and waste Guide  (this is will be mailed to you by republic)

DKMM Special Collection Events

DKMM More Special Collection EVENTS & DAtes

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