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 



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.


Monday, SEPTEMBER 9th ---- Friday, NOVEMBER 8th

 Lorain County Engineer Ken Carney announces the closure of Stang Road, between Oberlin Road

and West Ridge Road, for the replacement and resurfacing of bridge #0038.

The work will begin at 8:00 am on Monday, September 9, 2019 and is expected to be

completed by 5:00 pm on Friday, November 8, 2019, weather permitting.

Local traffic will be maintained.  Detour signs will be posted.

Your cooperation during construction is greatly appreciated.

township notices

♦ Next "DUMPSTER DAYS": October 3rd, 4th, 5th of 2019

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

         October 3rd - Thursday

         October 4th - Friday

         October 5th - Saturday

Please note:  NO TIRES!

                           NO FREON!

                           NO PROPANE TANKS!



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"



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.