The Springfield Township Fire Department is governed by Springfield Township in Ohio. The Springfield Township manages the Springfield Local School District, which operates elementary, junior and high schools. The township serves a population of more than 17,000 people. It manages zoning and road departments. The Springfield Township also operates a police department that offers auxiliary patrol and crime prevention services. The township manages the Senior Center and Gazebo Rental, which hosts special events. Its highway maintenance department provides stormwater management services. In addition, the township operates the Springfield Township Womens Club. The Springfield Township manages Springfield Cares, which serves families and individuals.