MEETING TIME: 7:00 pm. LOCATION: Town Hall, First Floor Meeting Room. LIST OF TOPICS: Budget Topics: GENERAL GOVERNMENT; Select Board/Town Manager, Town Meeting/Finance Committee, Legal, Information Technology, Town Clerk/Elections, Finance Department, Facilities Maintenance, Human Resources/Human Rights, Employee Benefits, Retirement, General Services, Debt Service, Other Expenditures and Assessments (OPEB). News affecting the Budget. Committee and Liaison Reports. Minutes of Previous Meeting. Topics not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of Meeting.
The bylaws of the Town of Amherst require the Finance Committee "to investigate all proposals in the articles of the warrant for any town meeting that shall in any way affect the finances of the town and to recommend to the town... a course of action thereon, and in general to make recommendations to the town in regard to any financial business of the town."