In the News

Posted on: January 18, 2022

Town Council Accepting Applications for Zoning Board of Appeals Associate Members

Town Council Accepting Applications for Zoning Board of Appeals Associate Members

The Town Council will be filling two vacancies for associate members on the Zoning Board of Appeals, each for a term to end June 30, 2022 and is seeking residents interested ...

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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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In the News

Posted on: January 21, 2022

Real Estate Taxes Due February 1st

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The Town of Amherst Collector's Office is issuing a reminder that real estate tax is due on Tuesday February 1, 2022 for all parcels in Amherst.  

Payment options: 

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Posted on: January 20, 2022

Town Urges Caution on Ice, Skate at Your Own Risk

Sign stating "Skate At Your Own Risk"

The Town of Amherst Conservation Department is urging the community to exercise caution on frozen ponds and bodies of water. With shifting temperatures, the safety of the ice cannot be guaranteed and all skating is at your own risk. 

Staff has als...

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amherstma.gov - News & Announcements
Posted on: January 18, 2022

Age & Dementia Friendly Community Project

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The Town of Amherst seeks to understand how our community can best serve older adults and people with dementia. Together, we will explore how we can work to improve opportunities and outcomes for older adults and people with dementia by becoming an Age an...

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Posted on: January 14, 2022

Amherst Fire Department Receives Two Grants for Safety Equipment

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The Amherst Fire Department was awarded two grants this week. The first was for $25,000 a personnel safety accountability system during emergency incidents. The second was for $15,000 for communications systems for front-line fire apparatus.

The $25,000 gr...

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amherstma.gov - News & Announcements
Posted on: January 11, 2022

Elementary School Building Project Visioning Sessions

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During the month of January 2022, the Amherst Elementary School Educational Visioning Group (EVG) — a group of administrators, teachers, School Building Committee members, parents and community partners—will participate in two Educatio...

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Project Website amherstma.gov - News & Announcements
Posted on: January 11, 2022

Amherst Fire Department Places First Hybrid Ambulance into Service

Amherst's new hybrid ambulance parked in front of the North Fire Station.

The Town of Amherst Fire Department has taken delivery of their newest ambulance.  The vehicle is a custom Horton ambulance built on a 2021 Ford 4WD chassis. The new unit replaces a 2011 International ambulance. This ambulance is assigned as the ...

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amherstma.gov - News & Announcements
Posted on: January 5, 2022

Northampton Road Construction Update

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NORTHAMPTON RD

CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

Utility Pole Relocation

Monday January 10th, 2022

7am -5pm

 

Eversource will begin relocating utility poles along Northampton Rd starting on Monday, January 10th, 2022.  Utility pole work is expected to last ...

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In the News

Posted on: September 30, 2021

Officer Rafael Guzman Joins APD

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Chief of Police Scott P. Livingstone is pleased to announce the appointment of a new patrol officer to the Amherst Police Department. Rafael M. Guzman was appointed after an extensive selection process which included an interview panel, physical and psych...

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amherstpd.org - Police News & Announcements
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: November 8, 2021

Your Winter Program Guide is Here!

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Check out what Amherst Recreation has in store for your Winter Recreation! 

Highlights include:

  • Winterfest 2022!
  • Amherst Youth Basketball League
  • Swim Lessons, Lap and Open Swim
  • Amherst Nordic Skiiing
  • Camps for children
  • And MORE!

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