Public Works

treesPublic Works Holiday Hours

Friday December 21,2018 - Closing at noon for DPW holiday party

December 24 & 25, 2018 - Closed for the Christmas holiday

January 1, 2019 Closed for the New Year

Public Works


To provide oversight and coordination of the functional areas of the Public Works Department, thus, allowing the department to provide the best possible product to the citizens of Amherst and those using the infrastructure of the Town.


The Amherst Public Works Department is responsible for all the Town's infrastructure maintenance and construction. Service is provided 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 

Sewer Issues:
If you are experiencing a sewer issue during Office Hours, please call the Public Works Department at 413-259-3050, ext. 0.  If it is after hours or a holiday. please call the Amherst Police Department at 413-259-3000.

Town of Amherst

Public Works Permit Form


Please note that as of November 15, 2018, all permits except off road work and emergencies, will stop until April 2019.

If you have any questions please call the office at413-259-3050, ext. 0.