Village of Lithopolis

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions

The Village of Lithopolis Mayor and Village staff have created a list of the most asked questions from residents, businesses and visitors.  This list is broken down by department so you can easily find what you are looking for.

 

If you still need help, Contact Us below!

Utility Department Questions

For the Village of Lithopolis Utility Department information page click the button below.

Utility Department
How do I set up my utility service?

Fill out the New Service Agreement forms below and deliver the form to the Village of Lithopolis office.

Mail: PO Box 278

Drop off:  11820 Lithopolis Road NW Lithopolis, Ohio 43136

New Service Agreement
How do I discontinue my utility services?

Fill out the Disconnect Utility Service form below if you are not a Tenant and deliver the form to the Village of Lithopolis office.

Mail: PO Box 278

Drop off:  11820 Lithopolis Road NW Lithopolis, Ohio 43136

Discontinue Utility Service Form

 

 

If you are a Tenant renting a property, fill out the Tenant Discontinue Service form below and deliver the form to the Village of Lithopolis office.

Mail: PO Box 278

Drop off:  11820 Lithopolis Road NW Lithopolis, Ohio 43136

Tenant Discontinue Service Form
How do I get my utility bill emailed to me?

Lithopolis residents can create an online account through SmartBill to receive their water bill via email.

SmartBill
How do I pay my utility bill?

Village of Lithopolis residents use the Point and Pay system below to pay water bills online.  Checks or money orders made out to the Village of Lithopolis can be delivered to the Village of Lithopolis office.

Mail: PO Box 278

Drop off:  11820 Lithopolis Road NW Lithopolis, Ohio 43136

Pay Bill
How do I check my usage ?

Village of Lithopolis residents can check My Water Advisor below to track water usage and check for leaks.

 

My Water Advisor
What do I do if I have a high usage ?

If you have any concerns about your usage, contact the Utility Clerk by phone at 614-837-2031 or by email below.

Utility Clerk Email

 

When does trash get collected?

Please set out Trash and Recycling totes on Tuesday evening. Trash and Recycling gets collected by Rumpke on Wednesday mornings starting at 6:00 am.

How do I schedule bulk pick up for furniture or appliances?

Contact the Utility Clerk before trash day at 614-837-2031 or by email below.

Utility Clerk Email

Mayor's Court

For Information about the Mayor’s Court for the Village of Lithopolis please visit the Mayor’s Court page below.

Mayor’s Court page

 

When is Mayor's Court?

Mayor’s Court is held every second and fourth Mondays of the month at the Village of Lithopolis Administrative Building

11820 Lithopolis Road Lithopolis, OH 43136. Doors open at 5:00 PM and hearings begin at 5:30 PM

Court cases are processed on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Where can I find Courtroom Etiquette & Rules?

A full list of Courtroom Etiquette & Rules can be found on the Mayor’s Court page below.

Mayor’s Court page
How do I contact the Mayor's Court Clerk?

You can contact the Mayor’s Court Clerk by phone at 614-837-2031 or by email below.

Contact Mayor’s Court Clerk

Zoning and Building Department

For Information about the Village of Lithopolis Zoning and Building Department is available below.

Zoning and Building Department

 

How do I fill out a Zoning or Building Application

The Village of Lithopolis has a contract with a Building Inspector through SAFEbuilt LLC and all applications and plans must go through CommunityCore.

CommunityCore
What do I need a Zoning Permit For?

You must have a zoning permit before work begins.

The following projects require a zoning permit, or a special permit as noted:

  • Radio antennas, masts or windmills greater than six feet above the main structure
  • Any construction in the required side, front or rear yard setbacks
  • Fire/security detection systems (alarm owner’s permit from the local police and an installer’s permit)
  • Any remodeling project that does include structural changes

If you are unsure if your project needs a permit, contact the Zoning Inspector by phone 614-837-2031 at or by email below

Email the Zoning Inspector

 

What does NOT need a Zoning Permit?

Any remodeling project that does not include structural changes and includes like-for-like replacement in the same location, such as the below, does not require construction permits:

  • Kitchen/bath fixture replacement or remodeling
  • Interior refinishing
  • Door/window replacement
  • Roof/gutter/downspout repairs
  • Driveway/sidewalk repair, replacement, resurfacing if done to the Village’s standards (work in the right-of-way requires a permit)
  • Tuck-pointing and/or repair of exterior masonry
  • Basement waterproofing

If you are unsure if your project needs a permit, contact the Zoning Inspector by phone 614-837-2031 at or by email below

Email the Zoning Inspector

Village Council

For Information about the Village Council check out the Village Council page below.

Village Council page

 

When are Council Meetings held?

Village Council meetings are held the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 7:00 PM in the Village Office at 11820 Lithopolis Road NW. The public is welcome to attend meetings or to provide comments on any Village-related matter.

Who are the Current Council members?

Information about the Current Council members can be found on the Village Council page below.

Village Council page
Where can I find Council Meeting Minutes?

Council Meeting Minutes, Ordinances, Resolutions, and other Village of Lithopolis documents can be found on the website Public Records page.

Below is a button to the Council Meeting Minutes folder.

Council Meeting Minutes

Other Questions

If you couldn’t find your question in any of the sections on this page, Contact the Village of Lithopolis Office.

Contact Us
How do I register a Golf Cart?

Please visit the Golf Cart Registration Page for details on Low and Under speed vehicle registration.

Golf Cart Registration
When is Honeyfest?

The first Saturday following the first Monday in September is designated as “Lithopolis Honeyfest Day” to honor the annual honey festival held on that day in the village of Lithopolis in Fairfield County.

For more details visit the Lithopolis Honeyfest Facebook Page.

Honeyfest Facebook
What school districts are near Lithopolis?

Please Visit the Around Town page for a list of Local School Districts with addresses and phone numbers.

Around Town
What churches are in Lithopolis?

Please Visit the Around Town page for a list of Local Churches with addresses and phone numbers.

Around Town
What businesses are in Lithopolis?

Please Visit the Around Town page for a list of Local Businesses with addresses and phone numbers.

Around Town
Does Lithopolis have any Parks or Nature Preserves?

The Village of Lithopolis is home two green spaces, Alice Smith Nature Preserve which is off of OH-674 South/Winchester Southern Road  and Wilson Park which is off of Market Street.

The Village of Lithopolis is close to

  • Jackson Lake Campground and Park: 3715 Cedar Hill Rd NW, Canal Winchester, OH 43110
  • Franklin County Metro Parks: 1375 Winchester Southern Rd, Canal Winchester, OH 43110
  • Slate Run Historical Farm and Park: 1375 Winchester Southern Rd, Canal Winchester, OH 43110
Does the Village of Lithopolis have an alert app ?

Yes, the Village of Lithopolis has an app created by GoGov called Go Lithopolis!

It is available for download on both the Apple Appstore and on Google Play!

Scan the QR code below to download!

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