Meridian Township, MI
Meridian Charter Township is a charter township of Ingham County in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census the township had a population of 39,688. Meridian Township is the local government unit that includes the unincorporated communities and census-designated places of Okemos and Haslett. Meridian Township is the third largest municipality in the Lansing-East Lansing Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Meridian Township takes its name from the fact that the Michigan meridian, the prime north-south survey line, comprises the eastern border of the township. It is from this line that all townships were surveyed and measured. (Source, Wikipedia)