Posted on: September 13, 2017

Amherst Homeowners Encouraged to Utilize Ener-G-Save Home Energy Audit Program

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The customized envelope will include a thermal image of their home accompanied by a report of their home’s energy efficiency with recommended steps for a more in depth home energy audit.  The analysis and report were prepared as part of...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

E Pleasant St & Triangle St Construction Week of 9/18/17 UPDATE

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PRESS RELEASE

EAST PLEASANT ST & TRIANGLE ST

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Warner Brothers and Caracas Construction will continue installing concrete sidewalks the week of September 18th, 2017. This work will require some partial lane closures during working hours...

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Posted on: September 8, 2017

Amherst Fire Joins National Safety Community Service Project

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As part of National Campus Fire Safety Month, four college communities in Massachusetts are taking part in the inaugural, national Town/Gown Fire Safety Community Service Project. College students in Amherst, Boston, Easton and Worcester will be working a...

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Posted on: September 8, 2017

Big Rig Day - 100th Birthday Celebration for DPW Building

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Big Rig Day

100th Birthday Celebration for DPW Building

 

The Department of Public Works invites all to an Open House to celebrate the 100th birthday of the Amherst DPW building, which started out as the Holyoke Street Railway Company Building.

The c...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017

PVTA Bus Tracker myStop Mobile App is Here!

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Do you ride the PVTA bus and want to know when your bus will get to your stop? Get the myStop mobile app for Apple or Android today and know where your bus is along it's route.

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

Indian Pipe Ln CLOSED Week of September 18, 2017

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PRESS RELEASE

INDIAN PIPE LANE CLOSED

TO ALL VEHICULAR TRAFFIC

7AM TO 5PM

THE WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 18TH, 2017

Geeleher Construction will continue installing the sewer main on Indian Pipe Ln on Monday, September 18th (weather permitting). The road will be closed t...

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Posted on: August 23, 2017

PVTA Service Changes Effective August 27th

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The following is a summary of the routes that will be impacted through the service modifications scheduled for August 27th, September 3rd, or September 5th. For additional information and new schedules, visit the PVTA website (www.pvta.com/info). If indiv...

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Posted on: August 22, 2017

Select Board Gives Bockelman Good Marks for Performance

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For Immediate Release

Contact: Douglas Slaughter (413) 253-9920 slaughterd@amherstma.gov

Paul Bockelman (413) 259-3002 bockelmanp@amherstma.gov

(August 21, 2017) The Select Board has completed Town Manager Paul Bockelman’s annual performance evalua...

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Posted on: August 22, 2017

September 2017 Proclaimed Hunger Action Month

Hunger Month

Whereas, hunger and poverty are issues of grave concern in the United States, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and in the Amherst community, and

Whereas, the Town of Amherst is committed to taking steps to raise awareness about the need to combat hunger i...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

East Pleasant St Construction UPDATE 9/15/2017

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PRESS RELEASEEAST PLEASANT STCLOSED TO THROUGH TRAFFICBETWEEN EASTMAN LN AND PINE STCONSTRUCTION CONTINUESMONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18TH, 2017Warner Brothers will begin paving the first coat of hot mix asphalt on Monday, September 18th.They anticipate completing ...

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

Amherst Farm Events 2017

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Broofield Farm, Many Hands,  Simple Gifts and Small Ones Farm are offering events for the general public.  Beginning in June families may watch a lawn screening of the television show "Firefly", attend an orchestral concert, da...

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