Welcome to the City of Amherst, Ohio
We welcome you to the City of Amherst, Ohio. A historic city located just a short distance from Lake Erie, Amherst boasts a population of approximately 12,000 and encompasses seven square miles. We have wonderful residential districts and excellent schools. For more on our history and other information see Amherst At A Glance.
The pool will open it's 2014 season on June 5th. Pool passes will go on sale in the Treasurer's office, 480 Park Avenue beginning May 1st.
The pool is located inside Maude Neiding Park at 960 Cleveland Ave and will be open daily from Noon to 8:00 pm. The daily rate is $6 per person (age 3 and under free). There are no residency requirements to purchase a day pass. See the Parks and Recreation page for the rates, pool hours, swim lessons, and more information.
This service is available to all utility customers upon the completion and return of an automatic utility payment authorization form. This form is also available in the utility office. Automatic payment customers will still receive utility bills at the beginning of the month notifying them of the amount that will be deducted from their designated account on the 10th of each month. For more information, contact the Utility Department at (440) 988-4224.
The new Amherst Image Book showcasing our beautiful city can be viewed online.
The Lorain County Solid Waste District has a Collection Center at 540 South Abbe Road, Elyria. The Collection Center is open Monday and Wednesday Noon - 6:00 pm and Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm. Please visit their webpage for more information on what will be accepted.