McCOMB — Gene Barker will be chairman of the Portage Township trustees this year. Rod Barnhisel will be vice chairman and Dennis Jones is also a board member.

Fiscal officer is Amy Barnhisel and Hancock Regional Planning Commission handles zoning issues, with Judy Scrimshaw designated as township zoning inspector.

The board meets at 7 p.m. on the second Tuesday monthly in the township house, 8037 Ohio 613, McComb.

The board’s next meeting will be Tuesday.