The legislative body of the Town of Amherst is a Representative Town Meeting, consisting of 240 elected Town Meeting members, 24 from each of 10 precincts plus 14 ex officio members: the 5 members of the Select Board, the 5 members of the School Committee, the President of the Library Trustees, the Chair of the Finance Committee, the Moderator, and the Town Manager. The Annual Town Meeting usually begins in late April or early May.
Residents can contact Town Meeting members by email.Visit www.amherstma.gov/contacttm . Click on, fill out and submit a simple form with your comments that will automatically be sent to TM members in your precinct who have opted to receive these emails.
Warrant | Results | Attendance
(All in PDF Format unless noted - Results, Attendance, and Votes are updated the day after each session of Town Meeting)
Electronic Voting Results May 1, 2017 Article 25 PDF | Excel
May 8, 2017 Articles 26 - 29 PDF | Excel May 10, 2017 Articles 23, 31, 34, and 42 PDF | Excel
May 15, 2017 Articles 30, 35, 36, 37 PDF | Excel
Town Meeting Listserv: The Town Meeting Coordinating Committee sponsors an informational listserv for Town Meeting Members. To join send an email with your name, email address, and precinct number to email@example.com.
How to Bring a Citizen Petition Article to Town Meeting updated 2017 (PDF)
New! Documents from back table at Town Meeting: (If you put a document on the back table at Town Meeting, please send it to firstname.lastname@example.org so we can post it on this page.) Article 14 Vote Yes - Nilsen, Keller, & Platt