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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Public Hearing on Parking Regulations Changes: Permanent Reservations on Gaylord Street

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PUBLIC HEARING ON REQUESTED PERMANENT PARKING RESERVATIONS ON GAYLORD STREET

In accordance with General Bylaws Sec. 3.14 and the Town Council Policy Regarding the Control and Regulation of the Public Ways, the Town Services and Outreach Committee ...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Public Hearing on Parking Regulations Changes: Lincoln Ave., Sunset Ave., & Elm St.

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PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSED PARKING REGULATION CHANGES FOR THE FOLLOWING STREETS:

Lincoln Avenue between McClellan Street and Amity Street

Sunset Avenue between Elm Street and Amity Street

Elm Street

In accordance with General Bylaws Sec. 3.14 and the...

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Posted on: July 29, 2022

Town Council Accepting Applications for Zoning Board of Appeals Associate Members

Town Council Accepting Applications for Zoning Board of Appeals - Associate Members 

The Town Council will be filling up to three (3) vacancies for Associate Members on the Zoning Board of Appeals, each for a one-year term to start immediately, an...

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Amherst Bulletin Board
Posted on: December 1, 2019

View Currently Posted Positions

All currently posted positions for employment with the Town are on the Town’s Online Career Portal.

Click here to visit the Town of Amherst Career Portal 

You may subscribe to alerts for future job postings by clicking the Notify Me butto...

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Posted on: October 4, 2022

FY23 Proposed Values

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On October 4, 2022 the Department of Revenue (DOR) informed the Amherst Board of Assessors they have granted preliminary certification of our proposed fiscal year 2023 assessments.

The Board of Assessors contracted with Bishop & Associates, in developi...

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Posted on: October 4, 2022

Spray Park Closing for the Season October 11th, 2022

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Spray Park Closing

October 11th, 2022

The spray park at Groff Park will remain open through Indigenous Peoples Day weekend. Maintenance for shutting down for the season will start on October 11th, 2022, unless the weather forecast requires an earlier shut d...

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Posted on: October 4, 2022

In-person Early Voting Schedule for November 8th State Election

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In-person early voting for the November 8, 2022 State Election will be held in the First Floor Meeting Room, Town Hall at 4 Boltwood Avenue on the following dates:

  • Saturday, October 22, 2022        9:00 am &...
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Posted on: September 29, 2022

McClellan St Sidewalk Reconstruction STARTING September 30th

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PRESS RELEASE

McClellan St Sidewalk Reconstruction

Starting 

Friday, September 30, 2022 

NO PARKING 

7am – 3pm

 

 

Taylor Davis will begin sidewalk replacement work on McClellan St on Friday, September 30th, ...

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

Amherst Awarded $280,000 Grant for Accessible Trail Improvements at Hickory Ridge

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The Town of Amherst was successful in obtaining a State grant to improve the Town’s recreation facilities, the third in the past five years. This year’s grant, an award of $280,000, will go toward trail improvements at the former Hicko...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Request for Proposals: Early Education Expansion in Amherst

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The Early Education Expansion RFP (Request for Proposal) has been released.  Deadline to apply is 2:00 PM on Monday, October 31, 2022.

The Town of Amherst has allocated funds, through the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), to award grants to both cu...

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Posted on: April 19, 2022

Important Notice to Registered Voters in the Town of Amherst

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IMPORTANT NOTICE TO REGISTERED VOTERS: CHANGES TO VOTING PRECINCTS EFFECTIVE DECEMBER 31, 2021

Pursuant to MGL Ch. 54 §6, the Town of Amherst has changed its voting precincts as a result of population changes from the 2020 Federal Census. For all ...

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Posted on: July 19, 2022

Resident Aid Assistance Program

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Family Outreach of Amherst, in Collaboration with the Town of Amherst, has been allocated $150,000 from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), to help Amherst residents with overdue rent, mortgage, or utility bills.  These funds will have a direct ...

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Posted on: April 11, 2021

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week.

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Today marks the beginning of National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week which will be celebrated from April 11-17th. This special week honors telecommunications (911 dispatchers) across the country who are key members of all public safety teams.

We are ...

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

Halloween Spooktacular!

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Amherst Recreation Presents - Halloween Spooktacular 2022!

Sunday, October 30th

  • Kids Carnival
  • Haunted House
  • Crafts
  • Treats
  • Trick or Treating
  • Family Fun

Be on the lookout for more details soon!

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