Town of Amherst


What watershed is Amherst in?

Amherst is in the Connecticut River Watershed.

Can I see all of the frequently asked questions on this site?

A list of all Frequently Asked Questions is available at

What forms of payment does the Town accept?

The Town of Amherst accepts cash, check, money order and can also be setup with direct debit.

Payment Options

Where can I get more information on recycling?

For more information on recycling, please view our

Recycling Guidelines page

What areas are covered by the Town's free wireless Internet?

The Downtown Community Wireless system is under one square mile in the downtown area. Click below to view the coverage map and get more information on the system.

Community Wireless Internet

Am I registered to vote in the Town of Amherst?

Visit the voter information section of our site.