Russell Township is a community 20 miles east of the city of Cleveland. The residents of Russell enjoy excellent schools, libraries and services where young couples are starting families and where more mature couples are enjoying the peace and serenity of rolling wooded hills.
Not only is there history there is an eye towards the future as well. Russell Township is a community with long term plans for land usage that reflect a general desire to preserve & protect the natural environment that exists. With a preserved environment and state of the art services that include Police and an ISO Rated “5” Fire Department, Road & Zoning Departments and a Township Park Commission, all of which are tax supported, residents are assured of a safe and well managed community.
Russell Township is a semi-rural community; large lot zoning and commitment to preserving green space fosters a country living experience, while at the same time provides proximity to shopping and service needs within a short drive. The community enjoys wildlife preserves, equestrian paths, and hiking trails. The town center hosts a comprehensive recycling center, and holiday events in our historic Town Hall.