Posted on: February 20, 2018

Public Forum - Amherst Center Recreation Working Group

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Please join us for a Public Forum on Wednesday, February 28 at 7:00 PM in the Town Room, Town Hall.  The design firm of Weston & Sampson will present a summary on existing conditions Town-wide and in the focus area, general considerations whe...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

Waste Reduction: What Goes in the Bin?

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Waste Reduction: What goes in the bin?

Are you confused about what you can put in the recycling bin and what you can’t? Do you wonder why only certain materials can be recycled? If so, you are not alone. As the Waste Reduction Enforcement Coordinator in Am...

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Posted on: January 29, 2018

2nd Downtown Planning Forum Materials/Activities Online

Comm Forum 2 Fall

On Wednesday evening, December 6, 2017, the Amherst Select Board, Planning Board, and Town Manager hosted a second community forum to discuss Downtown Amherst. Held in the Bangs Community Center, the forum was a success, with dozens of townspeople passion...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Valley's Got Talent Audition

Valley Got Talent Audtions Round 2

Audition for the Second Annual Valley's Got Talent, an amateur talent competition for all ages to be held on March 25,2018! 

Auditions will be held on Monday February 26, 2018 at the Bangs Community Center at 6:00 PM. 

Where: 70 B...

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Posted on: December 19, 2017

Major Mixed Use Development in North Amherst Receives State Support

DHCD Awards Beacon

Major Mixed Use Development in North Amherst Receives State Support

The Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) has awarded Beacon Communities significant incentive tax credits for North Square at the Mill District in the Town of Amherst. Wi...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Amherst Homeowners Encouraged to Utilize Ener-G-Save Home Energy Audit Program

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Philanthropist Harold Grinspoon sponsored a large-scale thermal imaging project called ener-G-save to help homeowners in the Valley learn more about their home’s energy efficiency and ways in which they can save money...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

BRIAN T. JOHNSON PROMOTED TO LIEUTENANT

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Brian T. Johnson promoted to Lieutenant

Chief Scott P. Livingstone is pleased to announce the promotion of Amherst Police Sergeant Brian T. Johnson to the rank of Lieutenant effective December 27, 2017. Lieutenant Johnson was promoted after an extensive selection process which included intervie...

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Posted on: October 10, 2017

LIEUTENANT JERRY MILLAR'S RETIREMENT

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Lieutenant Jerry Millar retires from the Amherst Police Department.

Chief Scott P. Livingstone announced, today, the retirement of Lieutenant Jerry Millar, effective October 10, 2017, after 34 years of service to the police department and the Town of Amherst.

Jerry Millar, a native of Amherst, joined the Amherst Police Dep...

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Posted on: August 23, 2017

AMHERST OFFICER GRADUATES FROM POLICE ACADEMY

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Patrol Officer Lindsay J. Carroll has graduated from the Reading Regional Police Academy.

Chief Scott P. Livingstone is pleased to announce that Patrol Officer Lindsay J. Carroll graduated from the Reading Regional Police Academy, in Reading, Massachusetts on August 15, 2017. Patrol Officer Carroll has begun her twelve week field officer train...

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

TWO AMHERST OFFICERS GRADUATE FROM WMASS REGIONAL POLICE ACADEMY

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Patrol Officers Jose J. Diaz-Gutierrez and Matthew J. Ziomek graduated from the police academy.

Chief Scott P. Livingstone is pleased to announce that Patrol Officers Jose J. Diaz-Gutierrez and Matthew J. Ziomek graduated from the Western Massachusetts Regional Police Academy, in Springfield, Massachusetts on May 5, 2017. Patrol Officers Diaz-Gutier...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Police Department Welcomes New Canine

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Police Departments second canine team

Chief Scott P. Livingstone is pleased to announce that the
Amherst Police Department now includes a second canine team, Officer MatthewFrydryk and his K9 partner Marvin. 
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The addition of a second canine team to the department has
been made pos...

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