December 21, 2017
111 Main St.
February 3, 2018 - February 10, 2018
January 19, 2017, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ First Floor Meeting Room
RECEIVED: 1/17/17 at 8:15 am. MEETING TIME: 12:00 pm. LOCATION: First Floor Meeting Room, Town Hall. LIST OF TOPICS: 1. Approval of December meeting minutes; 2. Chairman’s Report; 3. Treasurer’s Report; 4. Art Plan/Arts Council Discussion; 5. Public Art Site Condition; Report; 6. Town Hall Gallery; 7. Web/social media Presence; 8. Mapping Project; 9. Art Loan Program; 10. Other Business.
January 19, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Goodwin Room, Jones Library
RECEIVED: 1/17/17 at 9:58 am. MEETING TIME: 2:00 pm. LOCATION: Jones Library, Goodwin Room. LIST OF TOPICS: Public Comment; Deferred Maintenance Estimate.
January 19, 2017, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Goodwin Room, Jones Library
RECEIVED: 1/12/17 at 12:21 pm. MEETING TIME: 3:00 pm. LOCATION: Jones Library, Goodwin Room. LIST OF TOPICS: Public Comment; Minutes; Fundraising.
January 19, 2017, 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM @ South Meeting Room #101
RECEIVED: 1/17/17 at 12:39 pm. MEETING TIME: 5:45 pm. LOCATION: Bangs Center, Room 101. LIST OF TOPICS: Opening/Welcome. Agenda Review/Additions. Review and Approve Minutes of October and December 2016. Business: Old business: 1. Report on Commission Affirmative Action Policy Review; 2. Follow-up: Affordable Housing- rental and home ownership; 3. MLK Breakfast. New Business: 1. Upcoming Events; 2. Discussion on partnership opportunities with Town Committees, and commission interest in following up with Committees and Town Offices; 3. Discussion of education opportunities and Commission input, including connections with civic organizations. Other Business: Any other topics the Chair did not reasonably anticipate 48 hours before the meeting. Announcements. Adjourn.
January 19, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ First Floor Meeting Room
RECEIVED: 1/17/17 at 8:13 am. MEETING TIME: 7:00 pm. LOCATION: First Floor Meeting Room, Town Hall. LIST OF TOPICS: 1. Town Manager Review of Proposed Budget. Budget Topics: Select Board/Town Manager; Town Meeting/Finance Committee Legal. 2. Discussion of Finance Committee Zoning Guidelines. 3. Draft School Project Recommendation. 4. News affecting the Budget. 5. Assignment of Functional Areas and Other Items for Spring 2017 Finance Committee Report. 6. Additional Future Agenda Items for Study and Discussion. 7. Committee and Liaison Reports. 8. Minutes of Previous Meetings. 9. Next Meeting and Budget Topics January 26, 2017. 10. Topics not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of meeting.
January 19, 2017, 7:15 PM - 9:30 PM @ Amherst Police Station Community Room
RECEIVED: 1/17/17 at 12:41 pm. MEETING TIME: 7:15 pm. LOCATION: Amherst Police, Community Room. LIST OF TOPICS: 1. Call to order, approve agenda, approve minutes. 2. Revisit minutes process. 3. Discuss improvements to Town Meeting-based model. 4. Public comment. 5. Compare improved Town Meeting-based model to Council-based model (if time permits). 6. Plan for upcoming meetings. 7. Topics not reasonably anticipated by the Chair 48 hours prior to the meeting. 8. Adjourn.
January 19, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Jones Library
Join us for a viewing of this TED talk by Bryan Stevenson, who shares some hard truths about America with candor, insight and persuasiveness. A discussion follows.
The video and discussion will be followed by gathering in small groups to advance the Coming Together action projects.