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.

Community Garage Sales

The Russia Community Garage Sales are May 5 and May 6th this year. The hours of operation are from 9 AM to 6 PM on Friday the 5th and from  9 AM till 1 PM.

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Board of Appeals Variance Hearing

The Russia Board of Appeals has scheduled a public hearing for May 2nd , 2017 at 7:00 PM at 232 W. Main St. The purpose of the meeting is review an application for a zoning variance. Mike Busse, 106 W. Countryside Dr. is proposing to construct a 30’ x 40’ accessory building with a 15’ x 20’ porch area...

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Ash Tree Treatment

The Village of Russia is again offering ash tree treatment for its residents. If you are interested in the service you will need to fill out a release form and drop it off at the Village office eab release. The Village is treating privately owned trees as a service to the Village Residents only, and is doing so at actual cost...

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Recycling and Trash Schedule for the Holidays

The trash and recycling schedule for the holidays is available below for the rest of 2016 and 2017. Once you access the web portal, you’ll be directed to input your zip code which will drive you to the Village of Russia pick up days. Give it a try and if you have any questions feel free to contact the village Office with any questions...

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Garage Sales

The Village Garage Sales will be May 6th and 7th this year.

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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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