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.
March 23, 2015 - The Select Board is scheduled to sign the Warrant.
March 31 and April 13, 2015 - Deadlines for documents for mailings to Town Meeting members due at noon in the Town Manager’s Office.
March 31, 2015 - Annual Town Election
March – April - Select Board, Finance Committee and Planning Board review articles
April 7, 2015 - The TMCC/LWV Warrant Review takes place in the Town Room at 7:00 pm.
April 12, 2015 - The TMCC Bus Tour, if needed, is scheduled for Sunday from 2 to 4 pm. We do not know yet if there are places to visit related to the Warrant.
between April 13 and 26, 2015 - TMCC Precinct Meetings will take place. Specific dates and places will be posted and sent out via this listserv at a later time.
April 27, 2015 - Spring 2015 Annual Town Meeting begins on Monday at 7:00 pm in the Middle School Auditorium. Additional sessions, if needed, are reserved for April 29, May 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 27, June 1, 3, and 8, 2015.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.