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Welcome to Amherst Township

7530 Oberlin Road

Elyria, OH 44035


Trustee Meetings 

Open to the Public on the 2nd and 4th Tues each month at 7:00 PM 

BZA - NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOR PROPOSED AREA VARIANCE

Amherst Township Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) will conduct a Public Hearing on

                            Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 7:00 pm,

at the Amherst Township Hall located at 7530 Oberlin Road, Elyria.


The purpose of this hearing is to consider an Area Variance request on 264.23 acres,

by Amherst Consolidated Properties, LLC on R-AG & GB-1 Districts to a PDD.


A copy of application is available for public inspection at the Township Hall.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

MEAL DRIVER NEEDED FOR FRIDAYS

Can you spare 1 hour a week or a month to help your senior neighbors?


Our meal program is in need of volunteers to deliver meals to township senior residents.  We have an immediate

need for "FRIDAY" drivers.  The routes are approximately 16 miles long and take about 45 minutes to complete,

anytime between the hours of 10:30 a.m. and Noon.  Mileage is reimbursed at $0.58 per mile.  


If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Lynda Ashley, Senior Service Director,

at 988-5894 - ext. 101.  Voicemail is checked daily, so please leave a message.

SNOW BAN

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Parking is prohibited on all township streets and highways in Amherst Township during a snow emergency, which may be declared when snowfall exceeds 2 inches or severe snow or ice condition exists.


A fine for violation of this resolution will be $50 if paid within seven days of the violation and $100 if paid more than seven days of the violation.


To avoid having your vehicle towed or ticketed, residents are asked not to park on the street when the snow exceeds 2 inches.

township notices

♦ Next "DUMPSTER DAYS": April 23rd, 24th, 25th of 2020

Hours are from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

            April 23rd - Thursday

            April 24th - Friday

            April 25th - Saturday


Please note:  NO TIRES!

                           NO FREON!

                           NO PROPANE TANKS!


♦ TRANSIENT VENDORS

Currently there are no transient vendors registered in Amherst Township.


For more information, go to "Resolutions" on the drop-down menu and scroll down to resolution #9:

    "9 - Regulation and Registration of Transient Vendors"