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Records Commission has an open seat that needs filled.
To the residents of South Amherst, the Village of South Amherst Records Commission has an open seat.   The commission meets at least twice a year and is responsible for making decisions regarding record retention.  Interested individuals are to submit a letter of interest to: Mayor Leshinski, attn: Records Retention.  103 W Main St.,  South Amherst, Ohio 44001
or email to

On Tuesday, April 2, 2019  & Tuesday April 9, 2019 from 5:00 P.M. - 6:30 P.M., Peck and Gambish Certified Public Accountants will be at the South Amherst Village Hall to prepare your Village local taxes. You may also visit Peck & Gambish at their office for them to prepare your Village taxes. No appointment necessary. This free service is for local village taxes only.  Please bring in all of your W2 statements, 1099’s and a complete copy of your federal return including federal schedules such as C (sole proprietorship), and E pages 1 and 2 (rental income, partnership, or 1120S income). 

Please note for 2020
Village Council will hold legislative meetings (vote) on the second Monday of the month and roundtable committee meetings will be the 4th Monday of the Month. All meetings are open to the public.  Both meetings will begin at 7:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

Bulk Garbage Pick-up
Bulk garbage pick-up is the third (3rd) Wednesday following the first (1st) Monday of the month.  For calendar year 2020 those days will be:  2/19, 3/18, 4/22, 5/20, 6/17, 7/22, 8/19, 9/23, 10/21, 11/18, 12/23.  (Residents must have an account with Republic.).

2020 Dumpster Days                   April 17-18 and October 16-17
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(styrofoam) & 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.

Village Wide Rummage Sale
The Village Wide Rummage Sale will be held August 14-16.  There is no permit fee for this weekend only.  Registration however, is encouraged.