Fair Board

Did you know….. the present day fairgrounds was purchased in 1889? Total then was 41.9 acres. In 1893 an additional 57 acres was purchased. Lastly, in 1995 additional acreage was purchased. Total fairgrounds property is now 163.5 acres!

The Fair Board is made up of twenty-six elected board members rotating on three year terms. Two from each of the twelve townships, and two from the city of Urbana.

ADAMS TOWNSHIP
Kenny Lensman
Steve Cook

CONCORD TOWNSHIP
Wayne Cook (President)
Ryan Birt

GOSHEN TOWNSHIP
Brian Forrest
Randy Dingledine

HARRISON TOWNSHIP
Brad Coy
David Caudill

JACKSON TOWNSHIP
Levi Runkle
Tim Howell

JOHNSON TOWNSHIP
Dennis Kauffman
Jason Blackford

MAD RIVER TOWNSHIP
Bart Ward
Lee Purk

RUSH TOWNSHIP
Frank Howell
Courtney Deere

SALEM TOWNSHIP
Tom Tullis
Andy Detwiller

UNION TOWNSHIP
Brian Cordial
Rick Dingledine

URBANA-CITY
Randy Leopard
Jeff Havens

URBANA TOWNSHIP
Chuck Havens
Kurt Michael

WAYNE TOWNSHIP
Doug Ober
Max Perry (Vice-President)