MISSION STATEMENT

The City of Amity will cultivate a sense of community and improved quality of life. The City will provide municipal services with quality customer service, proactive management, mindful stewardship and fiscal responsibility. 

OUR VISION

The City of Amity is a welcoming community where people choose to live and visit. The City has a diverse mixture of thriving businesses supporting the residents and regional industry. Citizens are actively engaged in government and community activities/events. The City provides infrastructure to support continued growth and maintains strong and stable funding and reserves. Neighborhoods are family-friendly, walkable, and well-maintained. The City is recognized for it's sense of community, parks, public art, and wine. Amity continues to be known for being friendly.

OUR VISION

AMITY CITY COUNCIL

Mayor Joshua Clark

 

Mayor Joshua Clark is currently the Mayor for City of Amity.  He grew up in Amity and moved away after high school.  He moved back when he was 28 with his wife and two children.  

He has had many jobs throughout his life from gas station attendant, dishwasher, substitute teacher, construction worker to Mayor.

"You only get one life, don't let fear stop you from experiencing all you can."

 

Joshua's term expires December 31, 2024

jclark@ci.amity.or.us

 

Councilor Ryan Lehman, Council President

 

Councilor Lehman is currently the

 

Council President and serves on the

 

Finance and Tourism Committee.

Ryan's term expires December 31, 2022.

rlehman@ci.amity.or.us

Councilor Napua Ann Rich

Councilor Rich serves on the Business Outreach and Ordinance Committee.  

 

Napua's term expires December 31, 2022.

 

nrich@ci.amity.or.us

Councilor Sandy McArthur

Councilor McArthur serves on the Ordinance Committee and Business Outreach.  

Sandy's term expires December 31, 2024

smcarthur@ci.amity.or.us

Councilor Robert Andrade

Councilor Andrade serves on the Public Works Committee.

Robert's term expires December 31, 2022.

randrade@ci.amity.or.us

Councilor Rachel King

Rachel's term expires December 31, 2024

rking@ci.amity.or.us

Councilor April Dyche

Councilor Dyche's term expires December 31, 2024.

adyche@ci.amity.or.us

Council Goals 2020

          (Updated in February each year)

1. Streets/Storm Drains

  • Identify Problem Areas/Inventory

  • Clean Ditches/Drains

  • Communicate Action & Education

  • Street Repairs

  • Prioritized Street Repairs

2. Law Enforcement

  • Enforce / Educate Ordinances

  • Improve Communication

  • Monitor YCSO Contract

3. Community Involvement

  • Community Physical Improvement Event

  • Junior Council

  • Council Involvement Community Events

  • More School Interaction

4. Water/Sewer

  • Public Education

  • Explore Utility Assistance Programs

  • Outreach on Progress (Inform)

5. Business Development

  • Outreach

  • Streamline Processes

  • Amicable Approach

  • Annual Business Workshop

6. Parks

  • Park Safety

  • Explore Possible Park Additions

       ~Splash Park

       ~Dog Park

       ~Community Garden

       ~Frisbee Golf

7. City Hall/Community Center

  • Library

  • Identify Funding Sources

  • Evaluate Improvements to Current Facilities

8. Stability/Leadership/Growth

 *Transparency thru Education and Communication

* Code Codification

9. Enhanced Community Relations w/ County & Local Interests

  • Tourism Committee - Finish Grant & Review Ordinance

  • DIG

  • YCOM

  • Business Engagement

  • Other