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Small Business Administration - Straight Talk 2020

Aspiring and existing entrepreneurs are invited to attend Straight Talk 2020, a small business assistance conference on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center. This is a co-sponsored event hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration and Buffalo Niagara SCORE. Please click the website link below for more information

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posted by [tray] on Jan 02, 2020

2020 Swearing in Ceremony

The 2020 Town of Amherst Swearing in Ceremony is scheduled for Friday January3, 2020 at 5:30 PM and will be live streamed on amherstny.iqm2.com. A recording will also be available for viewing after the conclusion of the ceremony at the same link.

posted by [tray] on Jan 02, 2020

Travel Club Application

Join our travel club and spend time with new friends!

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posted by [cyensan] on Jan 06, 2020

Employment Opportunity

There are presently three positions in the Engineering Department – Sewer Maintenance Division for Motor Equipment Operator. Applications should be submitted by Friday, January 31, 2020. Please click the document link below for more information. Employment Forms can be found at the website link below.

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posted by [tray] on Jan 07, 2020

Glen Park Joint Board Meeting Cancelled

Please be advised that the Glen Park Joint Board Meeting scheduled for Tuesday January 7, 2020 has been cancelled.

posted by [tray] on Jan 07, 2020

Family Room Winter OPEN DOOR Hours

Check out The Family Room's new schedule for Open Door play!

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posted by [knorton] on Jan 07, 2020

Winter Fest Event

Join us for Winter Fest Saturday, January 25 from noon - 2:30pm at the Harlem Road Community Center. See link below for details.

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posted by [rmccarthy02] on Jan 08, 2020

2020 Exemption Filing Deadline

Please click the document link below to view a press release from the Town of Amherst Assessor's Office regarding the exemption filing deadline for the 2020 Assessment Roll.

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posted by [tray] on Jan 13, 2020

Electronics Recycling Event!

Join Assemblymember Karen McMahon for an electronics recycling event on Saturday, January 25 from 9am-12pm at UB South Campus (see attached flyer for details).

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posted by [jyates] on Jan 16, 2020

Town Supervisor's Community Meeting for E. Amherst/Swormville

Join us for a Town of Amherst Community Meeting for the East Amherst and Swormville areas on Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 6:30pm - 8pm at Transit Middle School cafeteria (8730 Transit Rd). Topics will focus on general Town information and updates specific to the East Amherst and Swormville neighborhoods.

posted by [jyates] on Jan 16, 2020

Adult Bowling

Please see attached flyer for adult bowling program information.

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posted by [rmccarthy02] on Jan 23, 2020

SBA Buffalo District January Newsletter

Please click the website link below for the January 2020 SBA Newsletter.

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posted by [tray] on Jan 29, 2020

Erie County Department of Real Property Tax Services, Partners Arrive at Tax Bill Solution

Please see this Erie County Press Release for more information.

posted by [tray] on Jan 30, 2020

Tax Collection Reminder

Please be advised that Town and County Property Taxes are due on or before Tuesday, February 18, 2020. For alternative methods and extended office hours, please visit the Town Clerk home page.

posted by [tray] on Jan 30, 2020

Census Jobs

Job opportunities - US Census

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posted by [jyates] on Jan 30, 2020

Amherst Awards for the Arts Ceremony

The Amherst Awards for the Arts Ceremony will be held on Tuesday, April 28, 2020 from 6-8PM at Jazzboline, 5010 Main Street Amherst, NY 14226.

posted by [tray] on Jan 30, 2020

2020 Painted Traffic Boxes Contest

The Town of Amherst Arts & Culture in Public Places (ACPP) Board is excited to announce the 2020 Painted Traffic Boxes Contest. Any artist interested in making their mark on the Town of Amherst are asked to apply! Wouldn’t it be great to have a street intersection be known by your painted traffic box design? The theme for this year’s contest is . . . Amherst is Arts and Culture. Please click the document link below for the full press release or the website link below for more information on this project.

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posted by [tray] on Jan 31, 2020

February Network

February is National Heart Health Month. Please consider attending one of our programs to educate and inform you of how to prevent this horrible disease.

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posted by [cyensan] on Feb 05, 2020

March Dinner Club

Join us at Russells in March!

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posted by [cyensan] on Feb 05, 2020

February Nutrition

Join us for a professional storyteller followed by a special dinner on February 12. Call 636-3050 for reservations.

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posted by [cyensan] on Feb 05, 2020

Skywarn Training

The Buffalo office of the National Weather Service will be conducting a SKYWARN spotter training seminar in Amherst, at Daemen College – Schenck Hall Room 202, 4380 Main St, on Tuesday April 21, 2020 at 7:00 PM. The training session will last about two hours and there is no cost for the training.

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posted by [jyates] on Feb 10, 2020

Spring Program Guide

Be sure to check out the new Amherst Youth & Recreation Spring Program guide. Link below or visit www.amherstyouthandrec.org

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posted by [rmccarthy02] on Feb 14, 2020

SBA HUBZone Bootcamp

The HUBZone Bootcamp will be held on Thursdays from March 5 - 26, 2020. Please click the website link below for more information.

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posted by [tray] on Feb 21, 2020

About Amherst

The Town of Amherst was established in 1818 and celebrated its 200th Anniversary in 2018. The town has a geographical area of 53.6 square miles and a population of greater than 122,000.

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