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Water Pollution Control Division /  Emergency Contact Information

Sanitary Sewer Maintenance

Monday - Friday (normal business hours)
Engineering Department
1100 North Forest Road
Williamsville, NY 14221
phone: (716) 631-7157

24 hour Emergency
Nights, Weekends, Holidays
Wastewater Treatment Facility
455 Tonawanda Creek Road
Amherst NY 14228
phone: (716) 691-9771 ext. 8015


Storm Sewer or Drainage Concerns

Highway Department
phone: (716) 631-7117 or (716) 631-5990

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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Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

The Town of Amherst ADA Coordinators are Robert McCarthy (Director of Human Resources) and Mark Berke (Commissioner of Buildings).

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  • General Information:
    (716) 631-7000
  • Email:
    toainfo@amherst.ny.us
  • Address:
    Municipal Building (Town Hall)
  • 5583 Main Street
  • Williamsville, NY 14221