MEETING TIME: 7:00 pm. LOCATION: First Floor Meeting Room, Town Hall. LIST OF TOPICS: 1. Budget, Articles and Other Topics, Zoning Petition Article 36, Christine Brestrup, Planning Director; Joint Capital Planning Committee (JCPC) Report and Articles 13, 14, 15A & 15B, 16 and 1, 2, 3, 4, 8, 11, 17, 20, 21, 22, 24, 31; Article recommendations - votes. 2. News affecting the Budget. 3. Committee and Liaison Reports: Budget Coordinating Group; Joint Capital Planning Committee; DPW/Fire Study Committee, Site Information; Library; Schools; Other (Cost Drivers). 4. Minutes of Previous Meetings. 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."