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Community Development Housing Assistance Programs /  Housing Rehabilitation Program

The Housing Rehabilitation Program provides eligible residents with a long term, interest-free, deferred payment loan for necessary home repairs. See the information packets below for more details. The Town of Amherst has approximately a one year waiting list for the Housing Rehabilitation Program. Please call (716) 631-7082 or fill out and submit (via mail, email, or fax) the Waiting List Request Form below to have your name added to our waiting list.

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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The Town of Amherst ADA Coordinators are Robert McCarthy (Director of Human Resources) and Mark Berke (Commissioner of Buildings).

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  • General Information:
    (716) 631-7000
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  • Address:
    Municipal Building (Town Hall)
  • 5583 Main Street
  • Williamsville, NY 14221