Amherst Voter Participation Stakeholders' Roundtable

A March 28th meeting of the Voter Participation Stakeholders' Roundtable focussed on ways to improve voter participation by students.

Posted: April 20, 2019 Tags: Community, Highlights, Voter Information

Proposals for Affordable Housing in Amherst

Two proposed projects need our support.

Posted: February 20, 2019 Tags: Highlights, Social Justice

LWVA Joins Amherst Affordable Housing Coalition

A new coalition of organizations and individuals will advocate for affordable housing initiatives and provide information about housing issues and long-term solutions.

Posted: January 30, 2019 Tags: Highlights, Social Justice

Amherst LWV member honored for her leadership

Nancy Eddy, a former Amherst selectman and the first president of the Massachusetts Municipal Association (MMA), will be honored during the opening session of the MMA's 40th Annual Meeting & Trade Show.

Posted: January 27, 2019 Tags: Community, Highlights

Premiering January 4: “Byline with Stan Rosenberg”

A new weekly show on Amherst Media, presented by LWV Amherst. Host Stan Rosenberg will interview players in both town and state government affairs.

Posted: January 3, 2019 Tags: Amherst Media, Highlights

LWVA Committee on Local Action for Social Justice

What it is and how it began. This year the committee will focus on Affordable Housing, Racism, and Climate Change.

Posted: December 20, 2018 Tags: Highlights, Social Justice

Preliminary Election for the Amherst Town Council Coming

Upcoming meetings, forums and election information for the Preliminary Election for Town Council (September 4, 2018).

Posted: August 6, 2018 Tags: Elections, Highlights