Amherst town council, at its Sept. 28, 2022, meeting, appointed eight members to the Amherst Youth Town Council.
The purpose of the Amherst Youth Town Council is to advise the Amherst town council on matters that impact youth in the community.
Council approved changes to the funding for the 2021-22 water and general capital budgets when they met on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022.
They increased the water operating capital from revenue to $122,000 from $40,000 and increase the general operating capital from revenue to $493,340.64 from $476,000.
A comprehensive review of town salaries has resulted in the Amherst town council recently approving the reclassification of several positions into higher salary grid levels.
The Amherst town council gave first reading to a development agreement that would permit the construction of three, 54-unit apartment buildings in the vicinity of E.B. Chandler Junior High School when it met on Wednesday, Sept. 28.
The proposed apartment complex would be built on Lot 21-2R, which is located south of the school and north of Brown and Mosher streets.