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Posted on: November 9, 2018

Veterans Day Ceremony in Amherst on Sunday

Veterans Day 2018_News

The 100th Anniversary Of The WWI Armistice. Commemorate Veterans Day with a flag presentation with veterans from Amherst Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion posts. Steven J. Connor, the Director of Central Hampshire Veterans’ Services, ...

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Posted on: November 8, 2018

Town Collaborates with UMass Amherst on ICMA Student Chapter

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               The University of Massachusetts at Amherst (UMass) has established a student chapter of the International City/County Management Association (ICMA), a professional grou...

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Posted on: October 31, 2018

Station Rd. Bridge Information Meeting Draws Concerned Neighbors

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An Information Meeting on the status of the closed Station Road Bridge held by the Town drew more than 80 people to the Fort River Elementary School cafeteria on Tuesday night.

The bridge was closed on September 20th after inspections by the Town Engineer ...

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Posted on: October 31, 2018

Cuppa' Joe w/ Paul at UMass on November 16th!

Cuppa November 2018 News

Town Manager Paul Bockelman will be at the Post & Bean Cafe at the John W. Olver Design Building at 551 North Pleasant Street on the UMass Amherst campus on Friday, November 16th from 8:30 – 10:00 a.m. He will be enjoying his usual cup of co...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

CPAC Proposals for FY2020 Funding Invited

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At this time the Community Preservation Act Committee (CPAC) is inviting proposals for FY 2020 funding opportunities. 

Proposals for Historic Preservation, Open Space, Affordable Housing or Recreation projects are due on December 14, 2018.&nbs...

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Posted on: October 26, 2018

Save the Date: Town Council Inauguration

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All Amherst Community Members are invited to join us as we come together to celebrate the inaugural swearing-in of our First Amherst Town Council on Sunday December 2nd at 1:00 PM at the Amherst-Pelham Regional High School Auditorium.  Reception ...

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Posted on: October 24, 2018

Facilities Closed For The Season

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Posted on: October 24, 2018

Pellet Bag Recycling

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Pellet Bag Recycling 

On Saturday January 5, 12, 19, and 26 of 2019 the Amherst Department of Public Works is holding free, pellet bag drop-off events. Between the hours of 8am and 2pm, residents of Amherst, Pelham and Shutesbury will be allowed t...

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Amherst Resident Takes Advantage of the Solar Access Program

Paulina Alenkina Solar Access Program

"This was an easy process from start to finish," said Amherst homeowner Paulina Alenkina of the Solar Access Program.  "Each step was clearly identified and I had support from all the partners" continued Ms. Alenkina at a pres...

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Posted on: October 9, 2018

Town of Amherst Leaf Collection Schedule - Fall 2018

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Town of Amherst Leaf Collection Schedule - Fall 2018

Curbside pick-up of bagged leaves, using the Town-approved, 30-gallon paper biodegradable bag, will begin Monday, October 29, 2018. There is no curbside collection of loose leaves. Loose leaves may be br...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

Library Invites Public to Answer Branch Community Surveys

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Please assist us in planning for the future of our branch libraries by filling out one or both of our community surveys:

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