Your participation is welcome! Questions and comments become part of the public record.

Upcoming Events

Town Board Briefing by Code Studio

September 6th at 4:00pm

at Amherst Town Hall, 5583 Main Street

Joint Working/Technical Committee Meeting

September 7th at 7:00pm

at the Williamsville Village Hall (5565 Main St.)

Everyone can get involved! Mark your calendars for the public workshops in September. Attend as many as you can and let your voice be heard as we all work together toward Amherst's future! Tell a friend, too! ...

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Public Design Charrette

September 24th – 28th

All events are open to the public. Come help us develop a comprehensive plan and zoning code for Amherst!


A project to review and revise the Comprehensive Plan
and Zoning Ordinance of the Town of Amherst.


Modern practices call for formulating zoning provisions that focus on the physical
character of development and its relationship to the surrounding area. This is what’s
missing from our current zoning code. Imagine Amherst seeks to preserve the best
of what we have, predict the needs of future generations and prepare to progress into the strongest community we can possibly be. Read More…
Imagine Amherst is funded by a grant from NYSERDA.