Welcome to the Village of South Russell

South Russell is home to approximately 4,000 residents and is located at the western edge of Geauga County, Ohio.  The 4 mile long by 1 mile wide village is a residential community with unique character and rural “at home” charm.  South Russell students attend the highly acclaimed Chagrin Falls School System.

Rain Garden Workshop

February 20, 2019, 7:00 p.m.





The Village of South Russell is looking for two resident volunteers to sit on the Tax Board of Review. The purpose of this Board is to review penalty and interest abatement requests; therefore a background or understanding of finances is beneficial. Council will be soliciting letters of interest until February 28, 2019. Please email your interest letter including your background and experience to the Fiscal Officer at fiscalofficer@southrussell.com

Possible Stream Enhancement Grant for Manorbrook

Link to the Power Point presentation shared at the Special Meeting of Council held on Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 7 p.m. at Village Hall to discuss a possible stream enhancement grant for the Manorbrook neighborhood can be found here:



Schedule a Vacation Watch or Register Your Pet

South Russell Playground Proposal Map

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Questions and comments are welcome and may be addressed to the South Russell Village Mayor and Council through fiscalofficer@southrussell.com


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High Utility Bills?

Oftentimes the late winter months can bring higher-than-expected utility bills, usually because the cold snaps in January and February result in customers using more energy than normal.  Click on this link for information on  programs that may be helpful during this time:  2018 Energy Programs


Mission Statement

The mission of South Russell Village is to serve the residents of the Village by:

– Providing a high level of essential services

– Planning for future needs while preserving the character of the Village

– Promoting an attitude of professionalism and impartiality among Village officials and employees in a fiscally responsible manner