In accordance with Charter Sec. 7.1: Town Elections, the order in which names of candidates appear on the ballot for each office shall be determined by a drawing, by lot, conducted by the Town Clerk, on the next business day following the last day for withdrawals, which drawing shall be open to the public and notice of which shall be published on the Town bulletin board.
The drawing will take place at 9:00 a.m. Friday, October, 4, 2019 in the Town Clerk's office, and is open to the public.
If you have questions, please contact Sue Audette, Acting Town Clerk, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (413) 259-3035.
The reference cited above is from the Amherst Home Rule Charter.