The Amherst Charter Commission will hold a number of listening sessions this fall and beyond. They want to hear from all residents of Amherst about how to make local government work for them. For times and places, see the attached flyer.
Candidates for the Third Hampshire District Representative have participated in a number live forums this summer and have also responded in writing to questions dealing with issues of interest to the League of Women Voters.
The state primary election will be held THURSDAY, September 8. The League of Women Voters of Amherst will hold a candidates forum for positions for which there is more than one candidate on Thursday, August 25, at the Town Hall from 7 to 9 p.m.
The 2016 edition of They Represent You, updated to reflect the results of the March, 2016 elections, in now on line. Contact information for all Town of Amherst elected officials in included, as well as doe state and federal officials.