This video of Treasurer Burke explains our PrePay Escrow program.

Register to vote or update you current Ohio Voter Registration in our office!

Or, visit the Medina County Board of Elections Website to print your own Registration Form.

Just click on the link below.


The Second Half 2015 Real Estate Tax bills were mailed on June 17th.

The due date is July 15, 2016.

Taxes paid after the due date will incur a penalty on the following dates:

5% penalty - July 16, 2016       10% penalty - July26, 2016


Fix-It Funds Home Improvement Loans will be available starting May 17, 2016.  The loans are through Westfield Bank at rates up to 2% below the bank’s current rate.  

If you would like more information visit the Fix-It Funds page on our website.


Shawna Jackson Cancer Benefit

Shawna and her husband Randy were married on August 2015, their son Keegan came along in April healthy and happy.  Shawna works for the Medina County Animal Shelter.  Shawna had a persistent cough during her pregnancy which was blamed on the pregnancy, but the cough continued after the birth of Keegan.  Shawna has never smoked, but has been diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer which has already spread to her brain.  The family asks for help removing the financial burden on this young family, so they may focus on the medical battle.  Donations can be made for the Randy and Shawna Jackson family at any First Merit Bank or at a GoFundMe account that has been set up in her name.  Click HERE to link to her page.


Our Unclaimed Funds Booth at the Medina County Senior Day found a total of $4,455.48 for Medina County residents!

The total of unclaimed funds that we found in 2015 is $164,640.01. Watch for our 2016 Unclaimed Funds Booth schedule coming soon.

Maybe we can find some Unclaimed Funds for you!





Medina County Treasurer, John Burke, welcomed newly appointed Portage County Treasurer, Brad Cromes to his office in the Administration building on Tuesday, March 24th, for professional training.


Medina County Treasurer Burke and Portage County Treasurer Brad Cromes


“Every new county treasurer has to shadow a seasoned, experienced treasurer from a different County as part of their required hours for development.  I was honored that Treasurer Cromes chose me,” states Burke. Training topics included duties, responsibilities and the importance of cash management of half billion dollars of the public’s money in Medina County. “We work very hard to provide wonderful customer service - as well as have a family environment here in the office,” Burke continues. “It’s an important job being the banker for the County!” 

Portage County Treasurer Brad Cromes, was appointed on February 11th, 2015 and must complete 26 hours of training certified by the State Auditor and Treasurer--either by shadowing an existing experienced county treasurer and/or obtaining accreditation from a professional association. Treasurer Cromes selected both routes. 

He chose Treasurer Burke as his mentor after researching backgrounds of numerous county treasurers. Burke had a very professional background—MBA, experience with a CPA firm, and CFO of the A.I. Root Company. “His experience in both private industry and government offered great perspective on how our office can work with both” said Cromes. 

One of Treasurer Cromes’s goals for his Portage County office is to improve technology and productivity—two issues that were a priority of Treasurer Burke’s strategic plan which his office accomplished in 2012 with a new website and online tax payment options.








2014 President of IACREOT, Karen Sheaffer, welcomed John Burke as a new member of the Board of Directors at the Semi-Annual Meeting. Treasurer Burke will serve as Division Chair representing all treasurers and financial officers.  IACREOT is one the most successful, well-respected organizations in the United States, with over 1500 active members, representing local, state, provincial, national and international associations and agencies. The members are government officials whose responsibilities fall into one of four divisions – finance, land records, courts and elections.


Medina County Treasurer John Burke has been a long time member of IACREOT, as well as Medina County Treasurer for 19 years. Mr. Burke has been the recipient of the IACREOT’s prestigious “Eagle Award” (Excellence in accomplishments and overcoming challengesonly one award is given to a county official in the Country each year) in 2010. Treasurer Burke also received the 1999 Ohio State Treasurer of the Year Award (only one recipient annually out of 3600 public fund managers in Ohio) as well as “Professional Development Certification” from IACREOT in 2000. He has been the Ohio Delegate Director for the past 6 years and has served on IACREOT Strategic Planning and Finance Committees. Medina County Treasurer John Burke is very excited to be a part of this organization and to make a difference.



IACREOT President Karen Sheaffer with Medina

County Treasurer John Burke





Medina County
Treasurer's Office
Medina County
Administration Building
144 North Broadway
Medina OH 44256

Phone 330-725-9748
Fax 330-725-9174