Posted on: January 16, 2018

Capital Requests by Residents


The public can now submit suggestions for how the Town spends its funds for capital improvements!

The Town has a robust and well-honed system of identifying needs and collecting ideas for capital projects. This process starts with capital requests from mun...

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

Town Manager Paul Bockelman Reveals FY 19 Budget

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Town Manager Paul Bockelman releases FY 19 Budget

Amherst Town Manager Paul Bockelman released his FY19 municipal budget to the Select Board and Finance Committee at a joint session. The budget describes his plan for the year beginning July 1, 2018.

The $23...

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Posted on: January 8, 2018

Valley's Got Talent Audition

Valley got Talent News Item

Audition for the Second Annual Valley's Got Talent, an amateur talent competition for all ages to be help on March 25,2018! 

Auditions will be held on Monday February 12, 2018 at the Bangs Community Center from 5:30pm-8:00pm. The Audition Snow Dat...

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Posted on: December 19, 2017

Major Mixed Use Development in North Amherst Receives State Support

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Major Mixed Use Development in North Amherst Receives State Support

The Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) has awarded Beacon Communities significant incentive tax credits for North Square at the Mill District in the Town of Amherst. Wi...

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Posted on: December 15, 2017

2018 CDBG Request for Proposals Now Available

2018 CDBG Requests

The Town of Amherst and CDBG Advisory Committee are pleased to announce that the 2018 Request for Proposals for Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) activities are now available. Proposals are due by noon on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 on the 2nd floo...

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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 a grant f...

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