Town Meeting

The legislative body of the Town of Amherst is a Representative Town Meeting, consisting of 240 elected Town Meeting members, 24 from each of 10 precincts plus 14 ex officio members: the 5 members of the Select Board, the 5 members of the School Committee, the President of the Library Trustees, the Chair of the Finance Committee, the Moderator, and the Town Manager. The Annual Town Meeting usually begins in late April or early May.
  1. Upcoming Events / Deadlines
  2. January 30, 2017 Special Town Meeting
  3. 2016 Fall Special Town Meeting
  4. Related Information

Deadline for filing Nomination Papers for Town Meeting Candidates 
     Due to the Town Clerk’s Office, Town Hall, 4 Boltwood Avenue by 
     Tuesday, February 7 by 5 pm.
DEADLINES for filing Petitions for Annual Town Meeting 
           ZONING articles via petition are due by Wednesday, February 1st at 12:00 noon.
           ALL OTHER petition articles are due by Tuesday, February 28th at 12:00 noon. 
Annual Town Meeting begins
     WEDNESDAY, April 26th at 7:00 p.m. Amherst Regional Middle School Auditorium

       Additional dates of  April 27,  May 1, 3, 4, 8, 10, 11, 15, 17, 18, 22 ,24 and 25, 2017 have been reserved.


Town Meeting Archive – Past Town Meeting Warrants, Results and Related Information

Questions? Contact:
Town Manager's Office
4 Boltwood Avenue
Email | 413-259-3001 

Page last updated January 31, 2017