Amherst Town Council 01-07-19

Amherst Town Council - Regular meeting 1/7/19

Description: 

This is the first regular meeting of the Amherst Town Council for the month of January 2019.

Town of Amherst - Town Council Meeting
Monday, January 7, 2019 6:30 p.m.
Town Room, Town Hall 4 Boltwood Avenue

Agenda / Revised January 2, 2019 / Revised January 4, 2019

1. Call to Order
2. Announcements
3. Resolutions and Proclamations – None
4. Hearings – None
5. Presentations and Discussion
    a. Community Participation Officers - Introduction [Charter Sec. 
        3.3(d)] – Angela Mills, Jennifer Moyston, Brianna Sunryd 
       (Information included in packet)
    b. Station Road Bridge Replacement - Update [Charter Sec. 2.14] - 
       Guilford Mooring, Superintendent of Public Works (Information 
        included in packet)
c. Energy and Climate Resilience Committee (Information included in packet)
6. Action Items (Including discussion after motion)
    a. Multiple Member Bodies
       1) Residents’ Advisory Committee [Charter Sec. 3.3(c)] 
           (Information included in packet)
            (a) Approval of Charge
        2) Budget Coordinating Group [Charter Sec. 5.2] (Information 
          included in packet)
            (a) Approval of Charge
7. Town Manager Report (Information included in packet)
8. Appointments - Town Council Agenda January 7, 2019
    a. President’s Appointments [Charter Sec. 2.2 (b)] (Information 
        included in packet)
1) Council Members to Standing Committees
2) Council Members to Multiple-Member Bodies
     b. Town Manager’s Appointments
         1) Board of License Commissioners – Council confirmation 
            [Charter Sec. 6.3 and 2.11(b)]
         2) Residents’ Advisory Committee – Council confirmation 
            [Charter 
      Sec. 3.3(c)and 2.11(b)]
3) Human Resources Director – Council confirmation [Charter Sec. 
      3.3(a), 2.11]
c. Council Appointments - Bylaw Review Committee – Robert 
    Ritchie, Bernard Kubiak [Charter Sec. 10.7(v)]
9. Approval of Minutes (Information included in packet)
     a. December 3, 2018
     b. December 8, 2018 (4 Towns Meeting)
     c. December 10, 2018
10. Committee Reports
11. Public Comment - Residents are welcome to express their 
       views for up to 3 minutes. The Council will not engage in a
       dialogue or comment on a matter raised during Public 
       Comment.
12. Future Agenda Items
      a. Town Council Retreat – Saturday, February 2, 2019, 9:00 a.m.
      b. Orientation to Town Departments
        1) Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 9:00 a.m.
        2) Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 4:00 pm.
        3) Wednesday, January 16, 9:00 a.m.
13. Council Comments
14. Topics Not Reasonably Anticipated by the President 48 Hours 
       in Advance
15. Executive Session – None Scheduled
16. Adjourn

Production Date: 
Monday, January 7, 2019

Amherst Town Council 2018-2019


Contact Us


  1. Amherst Town Council


    Office: (413) 259-3001
    towncouncil@amherstma.gov

 

Councilors-at-Large

Alisa V. Brewer

Mandi Jo Hanneke

Andrew J. Steinberg

District 1 Councilors

Cathy A. Schoen

Sarah E. Swartz

District 2 Councilors

Lynn Griesemer

Patricia C. De Angelis

District 3 Councilors

Dorothy S. Pam

George E. Ryan

District 4 Councilors

Evan R. Ross

Stephen D. Schreiber

District 5 Councilors

Shalini Bahl-Milne

Darcy A. DuMont

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