Richland Township Fire Department

3150 Market Street P.O. Box 130

Rushville, OH 43150

Ph#: 740-536-7313

Fax#: 740-536-7313

Meetings are held on the first Monday of the month unless a holiday. Then it is the second Monday. EMS is also on the second monday. The junior members meet on the 3rd monday and their training is on the 4th monday.

Fire Chief

Ken Rookard

Phone #: 740-536-7073

Assistant Fire Chief

Larry Ruh

Phone #: 740-536-7867

Battalion Chief

Scott Baker

Phone #: 740-536-7074

EMS Chief

Ryan Wyse


Jeff Shull

Phone #: 740-536-7545


Glenn Cecil

Kyle Peters

Andrew Slivka

Anyone in the township needing an inspection can call the department to make appointments.

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