Hard Choices Ahead! What will Amherst be like in 5 years? We invite you to add your voice!
Like many towns and cities across Massachusetts, Amherst's budget is under stress. Costs are rising faster than revenues can keep up. The Facilitation of Community Choices Committee was appointed by the Select Board in May, with the task of reviewing the components of Amherst's budget, formulating alternative scenarios for the next 5 years, and presenting our results to you, the citizens of Amherst to study, debate, and ultimately decide the future path for our community. Now is the time for difficult choices! FCC Final Report