Vacant school committee seat will be filled mid April

Four candidates are running for the School Committee seat recently left by Eric Nakajima. 

The Amherst Town Council and School Committee will be voting in a virtual joint special meeting on April 14 at 6 p.m. If the vote is unable to proceed due to technical errors or otherwise, the vote will be continued to April 16 at 6 p.m., reports Scott Merzbach of the Daily Hampshire Gazette.

The four candidates are Gastón de los Reyes, Jr, 45 Canton Ave.; Ryan P. Driscoll, 384 Henry St.; Katie Lazdowski, 20 Overlook Drive; and Heather A. Lord, 700F Riverglade Drive.

Amherst Media will broadast the vote live on Channel 17 and will be available for streaming online here.