Amherst League of Women Voters

A Voice for Citizens, a Force for Change

Voter Information

Voter Service comprises many activities that are fundamental to the League's mission, including voter registration, candidate forums, and the LWVA publication They Represent You listing elected officials and Town Meeting members in Amherst.

The 2017 edition of They Represent You, updated to reflect the results of the March, 2017 elections, in now available as a PDF file. Contact information for all Town of Amherst elected officials in included, as well as state and federal officials.

Candidates for town-wide office in Amherst.

Ninety minute sessions Town Meeting Candidates to meet with their neighbors: Precincts 1-5 at 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM and Precincts 6-10 at 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

The League of Women Voters is co-sponsoring a panel discussion on the ballot question about raising the cap on Charter Schools. The forum is planned for the evening of October 18, from 7 to 9 p.m. in Room N151 of the new Integrative Learning Center on the campus of the University of Massachusetts in Amherst.

Links to summaries of the proposed School, Library, Fire and Public Works capital projects have been posted on the Town web site by the Finance Committee.

The 30-second spots produced by the winners of the 2016 LWVMA Student Video Contest, YOUth Should Vote!, are now on line.