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.
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Moderator: Jim Pistrang Email

Membership: Updated 11/16/16
Alphabetically (PDF)
By Precinct  (PDF)
March 29, 2016 Town Election Results

Town Meeting Coordinating Committee (TMCC)
  1. 2016 Fall Special Town Meeting
  2. Related Information

Fall Special Town Meeting November 14, 2016 (and Nov. 16, 17, and 21) has concluded.


WarrantUnofficial 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
Nov 14, 2016 Article 2  PDF | Excel 
Nov 17, 2016 Articles 14 & 15  PDF | Excel 
Nov 21, 2016 Articles 18, 19, 20, 22  PDF | Excel 

Other Related Documents: 
Warrant for Nov. 14 Special Town Meeting
Motion Sheet 
Town Meeting Notice from Town Clerk  
Finance Committee Report to Town Meeting - Full Document
Finance Background for 2016 FTM
Article 1 Sheet for Submitting Ideas to Strengthen Town Meeting PDF Word - TMCC-SPP
Article 2 Press Release - Select Board 2016-11-10
Article 2 Educational Program - Morris
Article 2 Early Childhood Report - Morris
Article 2 - 9 Building Project Facts
Article 2 Proposed School Site Plan - SASS
Article 2 10 Reasons to Vote No on Article 2 - SASS
Article 2 Doing the Math on the Proposed School Plan - Gray
Article 2 Letter to the Editor - Gray-Lee
Article 2 10 Reasons to Vote Yes - BOLD Ordonez
Article 3 Aerial View N Amherst Intersection

Article 3 Basemap North Amherst Intersection
Article 3 North Amherst Intersection - Concept D
Article 4 Capital Program Bldg and Facilities Fire Station 
Article 4 Fire Station Study - O’Connor
Article 5 Capital Program Bldg and Facilities Public Works  
Article 5 Facilities Public Works revised
Article 6 Triennial Valuation
Article 7 Property Acquisition Watershed Land Overlook Map  
Article 8 Groff 9 Park Basemap of Project Area
Article 9 Temporary Easements Mill St Bridge
TMCC/LWV Warrant Review Flyer Fall 2016  

TMCC Precinct Meetings Fall 2016   
TMCC Preparing for Town Meeting Fall 2016  
TMCC Zoning Forum Flyer 2016-11-1   

Planning Board Reports:
Article 14 PB Report Business Uses of Homes
Article 15 PB Report Site Plan Review Applicability
Article 16 PB Report ED District Project Review  
Article 17 PB Report Table 3 Footnotes with Appendix 
Article 18 PB Report Inclusionary Zoning
Article 18 Planning Board Rules & Regulations adopted Nov. 2, 2016 
Article 19 PB Report South Prospect St Rezoning
Article 20 PB Report Hallock Area Rezoning w att
Article 21 PB Report Triangle Street Area Rezoning
Articles 19 20 21 PB B-L to B-G Use Chart amendments
Articles 19, 20, 21 Planning Board Comparative Dimensions
 
Complete Mailing for Town Meeting Members Nov. 2, 2016 (large file)

Presentations at Town Meeting:
Article 1 TMCC-SPP Presentation - Greenebaum (Coming soon) 11/14/16
Article 1 Charter Commission Update - A. Churchill 11/14/16
Link fixed Article 2 Elementary School Building Project - Morris (PowerPoint pptx) 11/14/16
Article 2 School Committee Current Enrollment Map - Appy 11/14/16
Article 2 TM Remarks - Ordonez
Article 3 Aerial View N Amherst Intersection
 - Slaughter 11/16/16
Article 3 - Gage
New!
 Article 3 - NAVIS Presentation - M. Perot
Article 3 - Holland
Article 3 Alternative Intersection Sketch - V. O'Connor
Article 4 Fire Station Presentation - Griesmer 11/16/16
Article 5 DPW Presentation 
New! Article 5 Presentation - J. Fox
New! Article 13 Presentation - Riddle
New! Article 18 Presentation - J. Fox
New! Article 19 Presentation - J. Kuhn

Petitions Certified to Date:
Article 19 Zoning Petition Guidera et al South Prospect Rezoning 
Article 20 
Zoning Petition Guidera et al Hallock Area Rezoning
Article 21 Zoning Petition Guidera et al Triangle Rezoning
Article 22 General Petition O'Connor V. et al East Pleasant/Triangle St Intersection Improvement
Article 23 General Petition O'Connor V. et al Public Works Building and Road Improvements
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 December 5, 2016