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Boards/Committees

  1. Special Joint Town Council and Finance Committee Meeting

    July 14, 2020, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Virtual meeting location: https://amherstma.zoom.us/j/99723405170; join by phone by calling (301) 715-8592; enter webinar ID 997 2340 5170

    RECEIVED: 7/10/20 at 12:18 pm. LIST OF TOPICS: Call to Order. FY21 Budget: General Government and Debt. FY21 Budget: other matters as determined. Budget review and recommendation process. General public comment: see agenda link for instructions. Items not anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting.

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  2. Agricultural Commission

    July 14, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Hi there, You are invited to a Zoom webinar. When: Jul 14, 2020 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Every month on the Second Tue, until Dec 8, 2020, 6 occurrence(s) Jul 14, 2020 07:00 PM Aug 11, 2020 07:00 PM Sep 8, 2020 07:00 PM Oct 13, 2020

    RECEIVED: 07/10/2020 at 8:39 am. LIST OF TOPICS: Review minutes from 6/9/20 meeting; Announcements/Updates; Pollinator- Friendly Amherst; Items not foreseen 48 hours before meeting posting; Public comment; Next meeting’s agenda; Adjourn.

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  3. Governance, Organization, and Legislation Committee

    July 15, 2020, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ Virtual meeting location: https://amherstma.zoom.us/j/97966642420; join by phone by calling (301) 715-8592; enter webinar ID 979 6664 2420

    RECEIVED: 7/10/20 at 9:53 am. LIST OF TOPICS: Call to Order. Post-mortem review of interview process and process for recommendation to the Council of resident non-voting members of the Finance Committee. Review of proposed amendment to Zoning Bylaw 11.250. Committee member updates on assigned Bylaws for Future Consideration. Discussion of our process for review of Bylaws; function of Town Attorney Review. Discussion: Memo on Draft Options for decision-making regarding long-term or permanent changes to the public way. Discussion: Town of Amherst Flag Policy. Public Comment: click agenda link to see instructions. Adoption of June 17, June 24, and July 1 2020 Minutes. Discussion of future agenda items. Items Not Anticipated by the Chair 48 Hours in Advance. Adjourn

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  4. Board of Assessors

    July 15, 2020, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Via Zoom: https://amherstma.zoom.us/j/93361920771

    RECEIVED: 07/07/2020 at 1:08 pm. LIST OF TOPICS: Call to Order, Approve Minutes for June 18, 2020 meeting, Sign Motor Vehicle Abatement Reports, Sign Real Estate Abatements, Sign Warrant to Collector/Notice to Commit, Executive Session, Principal Assessor Update.

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  5. Special Joint Town Council and Finance Committee Meeting

    July 15, 2020, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Virtual meeting location: https://amherstma.zoom.us/j/99948173783; join by phone by calling (301) 715-8592; enter webinar ID 999 4817 3783

    RECEIVED: 7/10/20 at 12:18 pm. LIST OF TOPICS: Call to Order. FY21 Budget: Discuss feedback from public hearing; review draft report. Budget review and recommendation process. Public comment: see agenda link for instructions. Items not anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting.

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  6. Energy and Climate Action Committee

    July 15, 2020, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Please note this a virtual meeting and will be located at: https://zoom.us/j/95283460251. To join by telephone: Dial (646)876-9923 or (312)626-6799. Webinar ID 952 8346 0251

    RECEIVED: 7/10/2020 3:15p LIST OF TOPICS: Review & Vote - Minutes from 7/1/20 meeting. Public Comment. Staff updates. ECAC member updates. Nitsch Engineering- Introduction. Building Electrification presentation. Identification of next steps for task group co-chairs. Open Meeting Law Discussion. Next meeting agenda. Public Comment (will be accommodated to the extent practicable). Adjourn

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  7. Planning Board

    July 15, 2020, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Link to join the Zoom meeting: https://amherstma.zoom.us/j/94890720782 Join by phone: 1 312 626 6799 or 1 301 715 8592 Webinar ID: 948 9072 0782

    RECEIVED: 7/10/2020 3:05PM. LIST OF TOPICS: Minutes; Public Comment; Public Hearing Site Plan Review 6:35 PM SPR 2020-11 – Amherst Community Television, d/b/a Amherst Media – Corner of Gray St and Main St (cont from July 1, 2020) Req SPR app to construct a new bldg and assoc site imp, for Amherst Media, a 501 (c) 3 Educational Institution, under Sec 3.330.0 of the Zoning Bylaw, (B-N Zoning District, Map 14B, Parcels 250 & 251); Old Bus Topics not reasonably ant 48 hrs prior to the mtg; New Bus A. Apple Brook Cluster Subdivision – SUB2007-00006 – cur known as Hartwell Farm Cluster Subdivision – Req to substitute Lot 2 (cur released) for Lot 4 (cur under Covenant Contract) B. Topics not reasonably ant 48 hrs prior to the mtg; Form A (ANR) Subdivision Apps; Upcom ZBA Apps; Upcom SPP/SPR/SUB Apps; PB Com & Liaison Rep; Chair Rep; Staff Rep; Adjourn. See the agenda link for a full description.

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  8. Council on Aging

    July 16, 2020, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Please click the link below to join the webinar:https://amherstma.zoom.us/j/93968863675 Or iPhone one-tap : US: +16468769923,,93968863675# or +13017158592,,93968863675#

    RECEIVED: 07/13/2020 at 9:08 am. LIST OF TOPICS: Call to order, Public Comment, Presentations and Discussions, Michele Chmura, LICSW on the SHINE program, update on operations at the senior center during COVID, status of budget, how can board support the Director during these uncertain times, survey, draft of Amherst COA mission statement, Action items, nominations/elections of officers for Chair, Vice Chair and secretary, Secretary's Report, Approval of minutes, Friends of the Amherst Senior Center update, Topics not reasonably anticipated by the Chair 48hrs in advance of mtg, Announcements, Schedule next mtg, Adjourn.

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  9. Public Art Commission

    July 16, 2020, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Via Zoom: https://amherstma.zoom.us/j/96919779080

    RECEIVED: 07/13/2020 at 1:05 pm. LIST OF TOPICS: Call to Order, Electrify Amherst, Town Hall Gallery, Percent for Art, Poetry Windows, APAC's Relationship with Other Orgs in Town, Chair Report, Treasurer Report, Other Business Not Reasonably Anticipated Prior to 48 hours before the Meeting, Public Comment, Adjourn.

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  10. Special Joint Town Council and Finance Committee Meeting

    July 16, 2020, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Virtual meeting location: https://amherstma.zoom.us/j/98865882386; join by phone by calling (301) 715-8592; enter webinar ID 988 6588 2386

    RECEIVED: 7/10/20 at 12:18 pm. LIST OF TOPICS: Call to Order. FY21 Budget: Review and finalize report; review and recommend order. Public comment: see agenda link for instructions. Items not anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting.

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  11. Community Resources Committee

    July 21, 2020, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Virtual meeting location: https://amherstma.zoom.us/j/94754014872; join by phone by calling (301) 715-8592; enter webinar ID 947 5401 4872

    RECEIVED: 7/13/20 at 12:20 pm. LIST OF TOPICS: Call to Order. Action Items: Bylaw Banning the Use of Wild and Exotic Animals: Discussion, Possible Vote; Master Plan, Zoning Process, and Zoning Bylaw Revisions: Discussion, Possible Vote. Presentation and Discussion Items: Update on Status of Planning Board Appointments. General Public Comment: to participate see agenda link for instructions. Minutes: Adoption of June 3, 2020 Minutes (Joint with Planning Board), Adoption of June 10, 2020 Minutes (Joint with Planning Board), Adoption of June 16, 2020 Minutes, Adoption of June 17, 2020 Minutes (Joint with Planning Board), Adoption of June 30, 3030 Minutes. Announcements. Next Agenda Preview. Items Not Anticipated by the Chair 48 Hours in Advance. Adjourn

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  12. ZBA Public Hearings

    July 23, 2020, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ To join the meeting via computer: https://amherstma.zoom.us/s/96810352993. To join the meeting via telephone: Call (646) 876 9923, enter webinar ID when prompted: 968 1035 2993. When prompted to enter your participant number press #

    RECEIVED: 06/29/2020 at 1:38 pm. LIST OF TOPICS: PUBLIC HEARINGS: ZBA FY2020-40, Christine & William Labich – Request a Special Permit to allow a 8-foot high fence to be located within the front, side and rear setbacks lines, under Sections 6.29 and 10.38 of the Zoning Bylaw, located at 948 East Pleasant Street (Map 5D, Parcel 283), Neighborhood Residence (R-N) Zoning District; ZBA FY2020-41, Donald Fisher & Susan Haas – Request a Special Permit in order to allow the pre-existing non-confirming single family dwelling to be structurally altered and expanded into the required rear yard setback on the non-conforming lot by 3-feet, adding ± 15 square feet to the garage under Sections 9.22, and 10.38 of the Zoning Bylaw, located at 117 Amity Street (Map 14A, Parcel 27), General Residence (R-G) Zoning District; For more information about this item(s), please contact Maureen Pollock, Planner at pollockm@amherstma.gov in the Amherst Planning Department.

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  13. Dog Park Task Force

    July 23, 2020, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Via ZOOM: https://amherstma.zoom.us/j/97387019298 Or iPhone one-tap : US: +13017158592,,97387019298# or +13126266799,,97387019298#

    RECEIVED: 07/08/2020 at 10:58 am. LIST OF TOPICS: Call to order, Appointment of a secretary for the meeting, Approve Minutes from the June 18, 2020 meeting, Project update and review signage plans, Fundraising status and planning, Friends group planning, Public comment, Other Items not anticipated by the chair, Set next meeting date, Adjourn.

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  14. Amherst Local Historic District Commission

    July 27, 2020, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ The Public Hearing will be conducted virtually at https://amherstma.zoom.us/j/91841838896. To join via phone: Call (312) 626-6799 or (646) 876-9923 & enter Webinar ID when prompted: 918 4183 8896. A hyperlink will be posted on the Town's calendar.

    RECEIVED: 07/10/2020 at 10:07 am. LIST OF TOPICS: AMHERST HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION. NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING. In accordance with M.G.L. Ch. 40C and the General Bylaws of the Town of Amherst, the Commission will hold a public hearing on Monday, July 27, 2020 at 4:00 P.M. to consider the following application(s) for a Certificate of Appropriateness. 204 Lincoln Avenue (11C-68) Pari Riahi – Request to install outdoor minisplit heat pump unit and equipment. Information about the application(s) is available by contacting Nathaniel Malloy at malloyn@amherstma.gov in the Planning Department.

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Community (Public)

  1. Live Amherst Community Chats w/ Q&A

    July 16, 2020, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM @ Via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/524601364 Phone: (312) 626-6799 & use Webinar ID: 524 601 364

    Get updates on the Town's response to COVID-19 from Amherst Town Manager Paul Bockelman, Communications Manager Brianna Sunryd and rotating special guests. Have a question, concern or just want to connect? Join us on our Live Community Chats every Thursday at Noon. Click the "Join Chat" link in this post or paste the URL https://zoom.us/j/524601364 into your web browser at the correct date and time. Utilize the Q&A button or the 'raise hand' button built into Zoom to ask your questions. We will try to address all questions & acknowledge raised hands as time allows. You can also phone in to hear the session by dialing +1 312 626 6799 & using Webinar ID: 524 601 364. To raise hand on phone press *9.

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  2. Pictures at an Exhibition

    July 17, 2020, 8:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Amherst Media, Ch. 12

    Conversations with artists in Amherst galleries at the beginning of their exhibitions, designed to introduce viewers to artists' work in time for them to go and see the exhibitions for themselves.

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  3. Live Amherst Community Chats w/ Q&A

    July 23, 2020, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM @ Via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/524601364 Phone: (312) 626-6799 & use Webinar ID: 524 601 364

    Get updates on the Town's response to COVID-19 from Amherst Town Manager Paul Bockelman, Communications Manager Brianna Sunryd and rotating special guests. Have a question, concern or just want to connect? Join us on our Live Community Chats every Thursday at Noon. Click the "Join Chat" link in this post or paste the URL https://zoom.us/j/524601364 into your web browser at the correct date and time. Utilize the Q&A button or the 'raise hand' button built into Zoom to ask your questions. We will try to address all questions & acknowledge raised hands as time allows. You can also phone in to hear the session by dialing +1 312 626 6799 & using Webinar ID: 524 601 364. To raise hand on phone press *9.

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  4. Pictures at an Exhibition

    July 24, 2020, 8:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Amherst Media, Ch. 12

    Conversations with artists in Amherst galleries at the beginning of their exhibitions, designed to introduce viewers to artists' work in time for them to go and see the exhibitions for themselves.

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  5. Live Amherst Community Chats w/ Q&A

    July 30, 2020, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM @ Via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/524601364 Phone: (312) 626-6799 & use Webinar ID: 524 601 364

    Get updates on the Town's response to COVID-19 from Amherst Town Manager Paul Bockelman, Communications Manager Brianna Sunryd and rotating special guests. Have a question, concern or just want to connect? Join us on our Live Community Chats every Thursday at Noon. Click the "Join Chat" link in this post or paste the URL https://zoom.us/j/524601364 into your web browser at the correct date and time. Utilize the Q&A button or the 'raise hand' button built into Zoom to ask your questions. We will try to address all questions & acknowledge raised hands as time allows. You can also phone in to hear the session by dialing +1 312 626 6799 & using Webinar ID: 524 601 364. To raise hand on phone press *9.

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  6. Pictures at an Exhibition

    July 31, 2020, 8:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Amherst Media, Ch. 12

    Conversations with artists in Amherst galleries at the beginning of their exhibitions, designed to introduce viewers to artists' work in time for them to go and see the exhibitions for themselves.

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