Community Resources Committee

Purpose: Community Resource Committee (CRC) shall advise the Town Council on matters concerning the long-term economic vitality and quality of life in Amherst, such as land use, Master Plan, community and economic development, arts and culture, neighborhoods, and housing, giving attention to meeting the Council's Statement of Values, particularly those of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Environmental Sustainability, and Fiscal Responsibility, as well as ensuring that measures foster an unbiased and inclusive environment that is free of discrimination, harassment, and negative stereotyping toward any person or group. For more information about CRC, see the committee charge.

Regular Meetings: Second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at 6:30 p.m. See the 2024 Community Resources Committee Meeting Schedule for details and check the Boards and Committees Meeting Calendar for meeting notices and agendas.

Type:  Council
Legal Reference: Amherst Home Rule Charter Section 2.6(e)
Appointing Authority: Town Council President
Number of Voting Members: Five (5)
Term of Appointment: One (1) year
Staff Liaison: David Ziomek, Assistant Town Manager, Director of Conservation & Development
2024 Committee Members
Councilor Pat De Angelis
Councilor Ndifreke Ette
Councilor Mandi Jo Hanneke
Councilor Pam Rooney - Chair
Councilor Jennifer Taub - Vice Chair