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Ames/Bern Township Free Tire Disposal
Sponsored by Ames and Bern Trustees, Athens Co/City Health Dept, Athens County Prosecutor's Office, Ohio EPA, Athens/Hocking Solid Waste District, Athens County Engineer's Office

Saturday, April 7, 2018,   8am-2pm (or whenever we fill the trailer...)

Athens County Engineer's Depot
5 Main St.
Amesville, OH  45711

No tires exceeding 54 in. diameter and 16 in. wide
Tires must be free of water, dirt, and mud.
Please, no tires from tire shops, dealers, or repair facilities

State Law allows for the transportation of maximum 10 tires per load without a special permit.

For more information:
Contact Ann Cunningham, 740-448-2673 Ames
Danny Simons, 740-448-1940 Bern


 Please Recycle
No Sorting Required!!
 household recyclables-during daylight hours
 the Athens County Engineer's Depot
5 Main St, Amesville
No Dumping Allowed, Violators will be prosecuted. 

Household size Recycling Bins and Bags are available
Please contact Ann Cunningham
if interested 740-448-2673

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 15900 Henry Road, Amesville OH,  45711


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We hope that you'll visit us very soon.  Our township includes beautiful scenic roads, local historical sites, and we are minutes away from Ohio University and Hocking College in Southeastern Ohio.  

Ames Township is a mostly rural township located in eastern Athens County, Ohio. Our township covers 28.24 miles of roads, 13 cemetaries and the village of Amesville. According to the 2010 census, our township residents number 1183 people, with 154 residents located in the village of Amesville, at the crossroads of state routes 550 East and 329 north.  


Gene Hines-
(term expires 12-31-2021)

Ann Cunningham-
(term expires 12-31-2021)

Lyle Fuller-Trustee
(Term Expires 12-31-2019

Fiscal Officer
Roseanna Hines
(term expires 3-31-2020)

Township Garage
15900 Henry Rd.
Amesville, OH