Subcommittee on Policies and Procedures (TMCC-SPP)

Member Year Appointed Term Expires
Maurianne Adams 2016 2018
Kitty Axelson-Berry 2017 2018
John Hornik 2016 2018
Jacqueline Maidana, Chair 2016 2018
Hind Mari 2016 2018
Janet McGowan
2016 2018
Laura Quilter 2017 2018
Chris Riddle, Co-Clerk 2016 2018
Adrienne Terrizzi 2016 2018

The 9 TMCC-SPP  members are appointed by the Chair of the Town Meeting Coordinating Committee  to serve 2-year terms. We are looking for new members to fill vacancies an they happen and as members rotate off the committee. Let us know if you are interested by sending an email expressing your interest to .

Upcoming Meetings

July 9th at 12:30 pm Bangs Center, Glass Room

TMAC - Town Meeting Advislory Committee
On September 13, 2017 TMCC-SPP held an open meeting to introduce this proposal and solicit suggestions related to this proposal and other improvements to Town Meeting.
See latest proposal from the Subcommittee on Policies and Procedures - Establishing a Town Meeting Advisory Committee. Thanks to the helpful feedback from attendees, SPP revised the proposal a bit to get it ready for Fall 2017 Special Town Meeting..  

Documents, Resources, and Links

     All files in PDF format unless indicated otherwise.
Amherst Town Government Act (Our current Town Charter until the new Council begins.) 
Final Report Town Meeting Study Committee October 1997
Town Meeting Handbook 2012 by the Amherst League of Women Voters (external link) 
Your Amherst Government 2009 by the Amherst League of Women Voters (external link) 


Town Meeting Coordinating Committee
4 Boltwood Ave
Amherst, MA

Minutes & Agendas

Subcommittee Agendas and Minutes are included with the TMCC Agendas and Minutes.
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