News / Events

Annual Tree Lighting with Santa
Join the South Amherst Fire Department on Thursday, December 6th from 6:30 - 8 pm for the annual tree lighting and visit from Santa.

Parking Ban in Affect
Winter is upon us, so the snowplows are on the road and the parking ban is in affect.  Please keep vechicles off the streets, so that plows are able to get through, thank you.

Building Ordinance
Chapter 13 of the Village of South Amherst Building Ordinance has been updated and went into effect 11/12/2018.  Please see the buidling and zoning page for a link to the ordinance.

Information and Events About Your Town 2018
To view the 2018 newsletter please click on the following link: Village Newsletter

Public Awareness Report - The Drug & Overdose Epidemic in Lorain County
To view the enitre report with contact information, please click on the following link: 
county drug awareness

Leaf Bags
5 bags per household are availble at the village hall on a first come, first serve basis.

Park Board Vacancy 
Due to a resignation, there is an opening on the Park Board, All intereset applicants are asked to please submit a letter of interest to the attention of: Mayor Dave Leshinski,  Village of South Amherst, 103 W. Main St. South Amherst, Ohio 44001 or email mayors.amherst@gmail.com

Zoning Board of Appeals Vacancy 
Due to a resignation, there is an opening on the South Amherst Zoning Board of Appeals.  All intereset applicants are asked to please submit a letter of interest to the attention of: Mayor Dave Leshinski,  Village of South Amherst, 103 W. Main St. South Amherst, Ohio 44001 or email mayors.amherst@gmail.com

Rummage Sales Permits 
Permits may be abtained at town hall for a $5.00 registration fee.  Residents are permitted 2 sales a year.

PUBLIC NOTICE
The Financial Report for the Village of South Amherst for 2017 has been completed.  The Report is available for inspection as of March 1, 2018 at the Fiscal Officer's Office at 103 West Main Street during normal business hours.  Michelle Henke, Fiscal Officer.

 2019 Dumpster Days TBA
Please bring your water bill or driver's license to show proof of residence in the Village. We cannot take tires, paint, or construction material.  We will take appliances that use Freon; however, they must be tagged that the Freon has been removed.  We will also take batteries.

Items such as yard waste, clothing, light bulbs including Christmas lights, wood, chains, garden hoses, shredded paper, car parts (especially brake rotors, pots and pans, polystyrene(stryafoam) & aluminum foil may all be taken.  None of these items should be placed in your green recycle containers.  As of 2013, Republic Services has new equipment and these items cannot be processed as recycleable material.