Community Links

City of Elyria

The Chronicle | For Elyria and Lorain County news.

City of Elyria | Founded in 1817, Elyria is situated at the two forks of the Black River, six miles from Lake Erie and 20 miles from Cleveland. Includes information for residents and businesses about city departments and local government.

Elyria City School District | Home to the Elyria Pioneers – serves nearly 6,300 students in a community of 55,000 residents.

Elyria Municipal Court | Serves the cities of Elyria and North Ridgeville, the villages of Grafton and LaGrange; and the townships of Carlisle, Columbia, Eaton, and LaGrange townships in Lorain County.

Township and Village of LaGrange

Keystone Local School District | Home to the Keystone Wildcats - serves approximately 1,500 students in the surrounding communities of 12,000 residents. 

LaGrange Township | Founded in 1827. Includes information for residents and businesses about city departments and local government.

The Rural-Urban Record | A free community newspaper located in Columbia Station. Serves communities of Columbia Station, Grafton, LaGrange, North Eaton, Carlisle, Elyria, and Wellington.

Village of LaGrange | Founded in 1875. Includes information for residents and businesses about city departments and local government.

County of Lorain

Lorain County | Founded in 1822. Includes information for residents and businesses about city departments and local government, commissioners, and directories.

Lorain County Auditor | Includes information on real estate and taxes. Also includes dog licenses. 

Lorain County Board of Elections | Includes information on voting, election results, and polling places. 

Lorain County Clerk of Courts | Includes information on automobile titles, court records, passports and more. 

Lorain County Community College | Founded in 1963. LCCC provides an opportunity for students to complete Associate degrees, Bachelor's degrees, certificates and workforce training. 

Lorain County Court of Common Pleas | Includes information on jury duty, court judges, court dockets, and basic departments. 

Lorain County Court Probate Court | Includes information on estates, guardianships, marriage licenses, and more.

Lorain County Engineer | Includes information of road closings, projects, and more. 

Lorain County Job and Family ServicesIncludes information on child care, child support, food and medical assistance, and more.   

Lorain County Joint Vocational School | Founded in 1971. Offers career and technical education for students in grades 9-12 and adult learners.

Lorain County Metro Parks | Founded in 1957. Includes information about parks, hiking trails, and the natural and cultural resources of the county.

Lorain County Metropolitan Housing Authority | Includes resources on housing programs, resident services, and for landlords. 

Lorain County Office on Aging | Includes information to assist with the health, well-being, and independence of seniors and other adults with special needs. Includes resources of Aging & Disability Resource Network, In-Home Services, Nutrition, and more.

Lorain County Public Health | Includes information for preventing disease in the community, empowering people to make better choices, and promoting overall health and wellness.

Lorain County Sheriff's Office | Includes information on the corrections and law enforcement division. Also includes inmate information and visitation hours. 

Lorain County United Way 211 | Includes information to connects people to the essential health and human services they need, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Lorain County Urban League | Founded in 1978. Includes information to connect African Americans and all disadvantaged individuals to opportunities. 

State of Ohio

State of Ohio | Founded in 1803. Includes on business, government, jobs, and tourism for residents. 

Ohio Attorney General | Includes information on 30 sections that advocate for consumers and victims of crime, assist the criminal justice community, provide legal counsel for state offices and agencies, and enforce certain state laws.

Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles | Includes information on driver licenses, ID cards, registrations, driver training and more for your vehicle and safety.

Ohio Secretary of State | Includes information about elections, campaigns, ballot issues, and more. 

Ohio Unemployment Benefits | Includes information about unemployment for both employee and employer as well as eligibility. 

Public Utilities Commission of Ohio | Includes information on many utility services, including electric and natural gas companies, local and long distance telephone companies, water and wastewater companies, rail and trucking companies.


Internal Revenue Service | Includes information on taxes, such as how to pay and file as well as forms and instructions. 

Social Security Administration | Includes information on financial protection and benefits for retirement, disability, and survivors benefits. 

U.S. Census Bureau | Includes data, statistics, and more on the country's population. 

U.S. Postal Office | Includes information about current status of the post office and its functions. 

U.S. House of Representatives | Includes information on representatives, leadership, committees, legislature, and more.

U.S. Senate | Includes information on senators, committees, legislature, records, floor proceedings, and more. 

The White House | Includes the history of the White House as well as current information on the economy, national security, budget, immigration, and more.