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Join a Board or Committee

The Town of Amherst Councilmembers invite you to share your skills and expertise by volunteering your time to serve on numerous Town Boards and Committees. Email your resume to the Councilmembers' secretary, Dawn Cerra at dcerra@amherst.ny.us or send via mail to: Town of Amherst Councilmembers' Office, 5583 Main Street, Williamsville, NY 14221, Attention: Board/Committee name Click the icon below for the list of boards and committees. The link included will take you to the Boards & Committees' page at the Town of Amherst website. https://www.amherst.ny.us/content/bandc.php

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Posted on Jan 01, 2022 by the Councilmembers Office.

ALL HOME COVID TESTS HAVE BEEN DISTRIBUTED

Per Town of Amherst Emergency Services, the COVID-19 tests that were being handed out at Harlem Road Community Center today are all gone. Updates regarding additional distribution dates and locations will be posted on Town of Amherst Emergency Services’ social media pages and the Town website.

Posted on Jan 07, 2022 by the Emergency Services & Safety Department.

Supervisor's January Message

Town Supervisor Brian Kulpa discusses Amherst Central Park in his January 2022 column.

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Posted on Jan 12, 2022 by the Office of the Supervisor.

Garbage & Refuse Pickup

Garbage & Refuse pickup will be on a normal schedule next week. There will not be any change in the pickup schedule due to the Martin Luther King holiday.

Posted on Jan 13, 2022 by the Highway Department.

Town Hall Closed Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Amherst Town Hall and offices will be closed on Monday, January 17 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The building will reopen Tuesday, January 18.

Posted on Jan 14, 2022 by the Office of the Supervisor.

Garbage & Refuse Pickup Delayed Due To Storm

Modern Disposal is delaying garbage & refuse pickup all week by 1 day due to the snowstorm that is expected tonight into tomorrow night. There will NOT be any pickup on Monday, January 17th. Friday pickup will take place on Saturday this week.

Posted on Jan 16, 2022 by the Highway Department.

Refuse Pickup Schedule

Modern Disposal is delaying garbage & refuse pickup all week by 1 day due to the snowstorm that is expected tonight into tomorrow night. There will NOT be any pickup on Monday, January 17th. Friday pickup will take place on Saturday this week.

Posted on Jan 16, 2022 by the Office of the Supervisor.

TRAVEL ADVISORY IN PLACE

THERE IS A TRAVEL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10:00 AM THIS MORNING - PLEASE AVOID UNNECESSARY TRAVEL & BE AWARE OF DEEP SNOW DRIFTS.

Posted on Jan 17, 2022 by the Highway Department.

Travel Advisory

The Town of Amherst's travel advisory will remain in effect until further notice. Please avoid unnecessary travel, and beware of changing conditions and deep snow drifts.

Posted on Jan 17, 2022 by the Office of the Supervisor.

Northtown Center Reopening at 4 PM

The Northtown Center will reopen at 4 PM today, Monday, January 17, for games and practices after being temporarily closed to allow for crews to handle snow removal.

Posted on Jan 17, 2022 by the Office of the Supervisor.

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. Amherst community videos.

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Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

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

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