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Amherst Bulletin Board

Posted on: March 11, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Proposed Bylaw Amendment


The Town Council held a first discussion on a proposed amendment to General Bylaws Section 2.2 - Violations - Criminal Complaint and Noncriminal Disposition, at the regular Town Council meeting on Monday March 9, 2020 at 6:30 p.m., a second reading and potential vote is scheduled for the Special Town Council meeting on Monday, March 30, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be held virtually via Zoom:, or by calling (646) 876-9923 or (312) 626-6799, enter webinar ID when prompted: 139 357 219. The meeting will be broadcast live on channel 17 and live streamed:

Full text of the proposed bylaw amendment is available here. If adopted by the Town Council, the bylaw amendment shall become effective 14 days after the Town Council vote to adopt, or a specified later date.

This notice is posted in compliance with Charter Section 2.10(a), and Town Council Rules of Procedure 8.3.

If you have questions, please reach out to Clerk of the Council Athena O’Keeffe, at or call (413) 259-3209.

The references cited above are from the Amherst Home Rule Charter, and Amherst Town Council Rules of Procedure.

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