LOCATION: Police Community Room. Discussion continuation of Major Capital Projects. Financial Draft review for Amherst School Building Project. Information Draft reviews for Amherst Schools, Jones Library, DPW, and Fire Dept. Draft of suggestions for possible funding for 4 Capital Projects. Draft of Community Calendar for Budget Input (time permitting). Suggestions for outreach to other Cmtees and Community (time permitting). Final YTD budget report for FY16. News affecting budget. Cherry Sheet Numbers Update. Member reports – Liaisons & Cmtees. Next meeting & agenda. Other Mtgs. LWV School Forum 9/28/16 from 7pm-9pm in ARMS Auditorium (Braun & Theilman). Five Board Meeting Capital Projects 9/14/16 at 7:00pm in the Town Room (Finance Cmtee and others). Financial Indicators Meeting 10/13/16 in the Town Room (time to be announced - Finance Cmtee, Select Board, School Cmtee, Library Trustees). Minutes of previous meetings.
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."