In the News

Posted on: November 22, 2023

Proposed Changes to Bylaw 3.50 Residential Rental Property & Regulations

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The Town Council will hold a second discussion and vote on a proposed replacement of Bylaw 3.50 Residential Rental Property and associated proposed Residential Rental Property Regulations at the Town Council meeting on Monday December 4, 2023 at 6:30 p.m....

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Amherst Bulletin Board
Posted on: November 3, 2023

Town Council Accepting Applications for Zoning Board of Appeals

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Town Council Accepting Applications for Zoning Board of Appeals Members

The Town Council is currently accepting applications from Amherst residents interested in serving on the Zoning Board of Appeals. There is a vacancy for a Full Member (term to...

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Amherst Bulletin Board
Posted on: December 1, 2019

View Currently Posted Positions

All currently posted positions for employment with the Town are on the Town’s Online Career Portal.

Click here to visit the Town of Amherst Career Portal 

You may subscribe to alerts for future job postings by clicking the Notify Me butto...

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Amherst Bulletin Board

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In the News

Posted on: November 21, 2023

Valley Green Energy CCA – Department of Public Utilities Public Hearing Notice.

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Petition of Valley Green Energy for approval by the Department of Public Utilities of a joint municipal aggregation plan pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 134, which would serve the Town of Amherst, City of Northampton, and Town of Pelham.  

On October 1...

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Posted on: December 1, 2023

Free Saturday Parking Downtown

FREE Saturday PARKING DOWNTOWN AMHERST

In keeping with the holiday spirit, the Town Manager’s Office, in coordination with the Amherst Business Improvement District, announce free parking on December 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd in all metered spaces and lots in Downtown Amherst. &nb...

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amherstma.gov - News & Announcements
Posted on: November 30, 2023

CDBG PUBLIC HEARING

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

CDBG Advisory Committee

Tuesday, December 12, 2023

7:00 PM

Virtual Zoom meeting: https://amherstma.zoom.us/j/82851013048

 

The Public Hearing will be conducted virtually at https://amherstma.zoom.us/j/82851013048 and w...

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Posted on: November 30, 2023

Fort River Watershed Grant Funding Survey

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UPDATE on Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness (MVP) Action Grant

In August 2023, Amherst was awarded a Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness (MVP) program Action Grant of $170,000 to improve flood resiliency and water quality in the Fort River watershed by...

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amherstma.gov - News & Announcements
Posted on: November 22, 2023

Town Manager Seeks Residents to Serve on Town Boards and Committees

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Town Manager Paul Bockelman seeks volunteers to serve on Town Boards and Committees.

The Town has over 30 boards and committees that support the work of Town government and each has multiple residents who are members. Terms of service are typically three y...

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Posted on: November 21, 2023

Amherst Selected to Receive Stormwater Technical Assistance from EPA

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) selected Amherst as one of just six Massachusetts communities to receive support to improve stormwater management and advance environmental justice.

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Posted on: November 2, 2023

Claus for a Cause

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The Amherst Council On Aging (ACOA) will be collecting donations of warm clothes, puzzle books, tea, cocoa, candies, lotion, lip balm, etc... all of these donated goods will be packed into gift bags and delivered to older adults. 

Would you be wil...

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In the News

Posted on: April 11, 2021

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week.

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Today marks the beginning of National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week which will be celebrated from April 11-17th. This special week honors telecommunications (911 dispatchers) across the country who are key members of all public safety teams.

We are ...

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In the News

Posted on: December 1, 2023

Seussical!

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This year's show is sure to dazzle and delight! To learn more about Amherst Community Theater, please visit https://amherstacts.org/

Starting on December 1st, you can purchase your tickets HERE

Questions? Contact producer@amherstacts.org

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Additional Info... Recreation News & Announcements
Posted on: November 15, 2023

WINTER RECREATION

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Youth Programs include:

 

Baby and Me Sign Language (0-12 months with their parents/ caregivers) with Marti Wiechman 

Dates / Times: 1/13 – 3/2, Saturdays 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM 

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