MEETING TIME: 7:00 pm. LOCATION: Town Hall, First Floor Meeting Room. LIST OF TOPICS: 1. Budget Topics: PUBLIC SAFETY; Fire / EMS -- Chief Tim Nelson, Asst. Chief Lindsay Stromgren, Asst. Chief Jeffery Olmstead. PUBLIC SAFETY;Police -- Chief Scott Livingstone, Captain Jennifer Gundersen. Animal Welfare. Communications Center. Regional Lockup Assessment. ADDITONAL BUDGET and OTHER INFORMATION REQESTS. Supplemental Benefits Information. 2. News affecting the Budget 3. Review of Zoning Guidelines Draft 4. Update on School Project 5. Other Items and Suggestions for Finance Committee Report 6. Committee and Liaison Reports 7. Minutes of Previous Meetings 8. Topics not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of Meeting 9. Next Meeting and Budget Topics
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."