December 21, 2017
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February 3, 2018 - February 10, 2018
April 20, 2017, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Town Room
RECEIVED: 4/12/17 at 8:03 am. MEETING TIME: 12:00 Noon. LOCATION: Town Room, Town Hall. LIST OF TOPICS: 1. Approval of March meeting minutes; 2. Chairman’s Report; 3. Treasurer’s Report; 4. Public Art Site Condition Report; 5. Amherst Fire Station; 6. Town Hall Gallery; 7. Web/social media Presence; 8. Mapping Project; 9. Art Loan Program; 10.Other Business
April 20, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ PVTA Administration Office
RECEIVED: 4/18/17 at 8:09 am. MEETING TIME: 1:00 pm. LOCATION: 2808 Main Street, Springfield. LIST OF TOPICS: Request by Chair for Executive Session pursuant to MGL c. 30A, sec 21(a)(8) to consider or interview applicants for employment or appointment by the screening committee because to do so in an open session will have a detrimental effect in obtaining qualified applicants and the Chair so declares, not to reconvene in open session.
April 20, 2017, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Lower Meeting Room
RECEIVED: 4/14/17 at 10:05 am. MEETING TIME: 4:00 pm. LOCATION: Bangs Center, Lower Meeting Room. LIST OF TOPICS: Approve April 13, 2017 Minutes; Announcements; Outreach; April 26th TM Report; Items not anticipated 48 hours before the meeting. Public Comment.
April 20, 2017, 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Town Room
RECEIVED: 4/18/17 at 2:08 pm. MEETING TIME: 5:30 pm. LOCATION: Town Room, Town Hall. LIST OF TOPICS: 1. Call to order, approve agenda 2. Work on charter articles with Collins Center (2.5 hours) 3. Discussion of public feedback on latest charter proposal (1 hour) 4. Public comment (15 minutes) 5. Planning/updates (10 minutes) 6. Approve minutes from previous meetings (5 minutes) 7. Topics not reasonably anticipated by the Chair 48 hours prior to the meeting 8. Adjourn
April 20, 2017, 5:45 PM - 7:45 PM @ South Meeting Room #101
REC'D: 4/14/17 at 3:14 pm. TIME: 5:45 pm. LOCATION: Bangs Center, Rm 101. TOPICS: Agenda Review/Additions. Review/Approve Minutes of 3/17. New Bus: 1. Upcoming Events (potential recognition of MA ratification of 14th Amendment on 3/20/1867; Human Rights Heroes Awards; F. Douglass speech on July 1). 2. Discussion on partnership opportunities / follow up with Town Cmtees & Depts. 3. Discussion of education opportunities & interactions/connections with civic organizations – does HRC need point persons? 4. FYI---Town Meeting Articles: (29) Sanctuary Community Bylaw; (30) Special Act (Local Voting Rights for Legal Permanent Resident Non-Citizens; (37) Pet- Special Act to establish Low Income Property Tax Credit; (39) Pet-Resolution to Implement Carbon Fee & Dividend Pgm; (40) Pet -Background Checks for Weapon Ownrshp & Assault Weapon Ban. 5. HRC mbrshp FY18. Other Bus: Any other topics the Chair did not reasonably anticipate 48 hrs before the mtg. Announcements.
April 20, 2017, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ The Emily Dickinson Museum
National Poem in Your Pocket Day is April 27, but the Emily Dickinson Museum is celebrating early, on Thursday, April 20, so that the Five College community can take part! The Emily Dickinson Museum will grant free admission all day to any visitors who can recite a Dickinson poem from memory. Bring a budding poet to make a "Poem Catcher" craft, or attend short family-friendly poetry readings at 11:45 or 1:45.
Learn more at www.emilydickinsonmuseum.org/poeminyourpocket