Town Meeting

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.
Moderator: Jim Pistrang Email

Membership: Alphabetically - 11/6/14 (PDF)
By Precinct 11/6/14 (PDF)
March 25, 2014 Unofficial Results

Town Meeting Coordinating Committee (TMCC)
  1. Upcoming Events
  2. Related Information
  3. Most Recent Town Meeting
  • February 28, 2015 - Deadline to submit candidate statements for the League of Women Voters Guide to be published in the Amherst Bulletin the week before the Annual Town Election that takes place on March 31, 2015. See for more info. (external link)
  • 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.
Please visit the General Info for TM members webpage for more information.
For Recent Events see the TMCC Events page.

Town Meeting Archive – Past Town Meeting Warrants, Results and Related Information

Questions? Contact:
Town Manager's Office
4 Boltwood Avenue
Email | 413-259-3001

Page last updated February 28, 2015