Disclaimer / Privacy Statement

The Town of Amherst will make every effort to insure that information on this website is accurate and up-to-date. The Town of Amherst does not, however, guarantee the accuracy, quality, completeness of this information. The Town of Amherst therefore will not assume any legal liability for any misrepresentation(s) that may occur. Further, the Town of Amherst and its employees shall not be held liable for any damage(s) resulting from any use of this website or from reliance on information contained within.

The Town of Amherst website contains many links to other websites for the convenience of its users. It does not guarantee the accuracy, quality, completeness, or reliability of such information and assumes no liability for any misrepresentations that may occur on these external sites. Further the Town of Amherst does not endorse any opinions or products associated with any of these external sites.

News & Announcement Items
External entities or agencies that receive annual funding from the Town of Amherst can submit items though the CivicPlus administration site will be published after grammatical review by the IT Department. Items will not be accepted by any means other than the CivicPlus administration site. CivicPlus administration site accounts can be setup by request of such entities by emailing us.  Not for profit organizations who physically reside in the Town of Amherst can submit items however the Town requests that items be limited to one per month per organization and reserves the right to limit items as time and space allow. Such items need to be submitted by email and after any needed grammatical editing will be created and published by the IT Department.

Maps & GIS
This site provides access to the Town of Amherst's GIS Database. The property boundary information on this site is updated semi-annually, therefore recent changes to the property maps may not be reflected in the information posted. Tax assessment information on this site is updated daily. The Town of Amherst makes no warranties, expressed or implied, concerning the accuracy, completeness, reliability, or suitability of these data. The Town of Amherst does not assume any liability associated with the use or misuse of the information or maps. The information depicted by this data is for planning purposes only. It may not be adequate for legal boundary definition, regulatory interpretation, or property conveyance purposes.

Email & Forms
In situations where personal or identifying information is submitted to the Town (i.e. email messages or forms), this information will not be released unless required to do so by the Massachusetts Public Record Law. With certain exceptions, emails and letters to Town officials and departments are public documents under State law.

For more information or questions email us.