The Village of Russia is home to members of a community that prides itself on a strong work ethic and a desire to give back to the community in which they live. Nearly all of the industry in the village was built from the ground up by village residents who take pride in their homes, school and the facilities provided by their local government. The village offers all the necessary amenities for living, working and building a business within the community including a full complement of utility and public safety services and a willingness by village government to provide the best assistance possible. We encourage you to explore the possibilities of living and investing in our community.

Commercial Building Inspection

The Village of Russia recently signed an agreement with the Shelby County Commissioners concerning commercial building plans  permitting and inspections.  The Shelby County Commissioners in turn, signed an agreement with the Miami County Building Department to handle these functions...

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Bulk Trash Service Rates

The Village of Russia increased the bulk trash service from $11.50 to $13.50 per month based on an ordinance that was passed in 2011. If you have any questions call the Village Office at 937-526-4436.

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Village Police Protection

The Village of Russia is now contracting with the Shelby County Sheriff’s Department for police protection within the village.  You will notice the Sheriff’s Department patrolling the village several times a day, during day and nighttime hours.

If you need emergency assistance dial 911.  For non-emergency requests for service, call 937-498-1111...

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