MEETING TIME: 4:00 pm. LOCATION: Town Hall meeting rooms. LIST OF TOPICS: Agenda, Part I (Town Room): Town Manager's Budget Presentation to the Select Board and Finance Committee . Agenda, Part II (Finance Committee moves to the First Floor Meeting Room): 1. Discussion of the Citizens' New School Petition for the Special January 30th Town Meeting. 2. Review of Draft Spring Finance Committee Schedule. 3. Committee and Liaison Reports. 4. Other Future Agenda Items. 5. 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."