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Recreation Commission

Mission Statement

To maintain a strong liaison with the Amherst Town Board, Town Recreation Department, activity volunteers and the varied recreation and sport constituencies conducting programming and competition on Town property through sharing communication, trust and strategies which serve and promote the advancement of recreational participation for all age levels in Amherst.

Supplemental Information

There is no Supplemental Information for this board or committee.

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Jacqualine G. Berger, Councilmember


Sunil Bakshi (C)  term expires  12/31/2019

Kevin Durawa (M)  term expires  12/31/2022

D. Timothy Gardner (M)  term expires  12/31/2020

Pamela Hart (M)  term expires  12/31/2024

Kimberly R. Kriner (M)  term expires  12/31/2021

Michael MacDonald (M)  term expires  12/31/2025

Eric  Guzdek (O)

Mary-Diana Pouli (O)


(C) Chairperson
(CC) Co-Chairperson
(M) Member
(O) Resource Person

Meeting Location

The Northtown Center at Amherst
1615 Amherst Manor Drive, Williamsville, NY 14221

To verify, please call (716) 631-7013.

Meeting Dates

Wed., February  13, 2019,  05:00 PM

Tue., March  12, 2019,  04:30 PM

Tue., April  2, 2019,  04:30 PM

Tue., May  14, 2019,  05:00 PM

Tue., June  11, 2019,  05:00 PM

Tue., July  9, 2019,  05:00 PM

Tue., September  10, 2019,  05:00 PM

Thu., October  10, 2019,  05:00 PM

Tue., November  12, 2019,  05:00 PM

Tue., December  10, 2019,  05:00 PM

About Amherst

The Town of Amherst was established in 1818 and celebrated its 200th Anniversary in 2018. The town has a geographical area of 53.6 square miles and a population of greater than 122,000.

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    (716) 631-7000
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    Municipal Building (Town Hall)
  • 5583 Main Street
  • Williamsville, NY 14221