His official last day with the county is Aug. 28, but he is using up his vacation time until then.
Darryl Huff, vice chair of the township trustees, said they will pay Galloway $75,000 annually and they are lucky to get him.
“We had a couple applicants down to the wire and Jeff seemed to fit our needs,” he said. “We didn’t even know he was available until he applied. He apparently said he wanted to down-size his job and we took him on.”
Morgan Twp.’s former chief J.R. Wood resigned in April after two years in the job. He was the first full-time chief in the township’s all volunteer fire department.