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“Volunteering is the ultimate exercise in democracy. You vote in elections once a year, but when you volunteer, you vote every day about the kind of community you want to live in”.
~Author Unknown

The following positions for 2024 are in need of your time, if you are interested please fill out a Letter of Interest (located at the bottom of the page) and return to [email protected] or mail to:

 Village of South Amherst

Attn: Fiscal Officer

103 W Main St.

South Amherst, OH 44001

Planning Commission – Term Expires Varied

Makes plans and maps of the whole or any portion of the municipal corporation and makes changes to such plans or maps when it deems it advisable. With a view to the systematic planning of the municipal corporation, the commission may make recommendations to public officials concerning the general location, character, and extent of any such public ways, grounds, open spaces, buildings, etc. Monthly meetings, uncompensated.

2 year term ending 12/31/2025; 4 year term ending 12/31/2027; 6 year term ending 12/31/12/31/2029 (after initial terms, all terms will be 6 year terms).

Board of Zoning Appeals – Unexpired Term Ends 12/31/2024

Acts on requests for variances from zoning regulations and on certain appeals from citizens. Meet once a month as needed. Terms are 4 years uncompensated.


To print an employment application, please click the link below:   

Employment Application

To print a Letter of Interest Form, please click the link below:  

Letter of Interest Form