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HOLIDAY HAPPENING DRIVE THRU Sponsored by: Independent Health Friday, December 4 5:00 pm-7:00 pm Seasonal stops with goodies and characters along the way. Experience the holidays right from the comfort of your car. AND drop off letters to Santa! Online reservations required by going to Donations of new socks and underwear for those in need will be accepted. Thank you in advance for your generosity. This event is brought to you by the Town of Amherst’s Center for Senior Services, Youth & Recreation Department , Police Department and Amherst Libraries.

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posted by [cyensan] on Nov 24, 2020

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Request for Proposals for CDBG COVID-19 Funding

Attached is a Request for Proposals packet that should be returned by December 11, 2020 to

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posted by [sfitzpatrick] on Nov 13, 2020

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Update regarding the Erie County Corrected Real Property Tax Statement and Refund Check

In the next few weeks Erie County will be sending corrected 2020 Real Property Tax Statements followed by a refund check. Note that any tax refund valued at $5.00 or less will receive a credit on their 2021 county tax bill.

If you have any questions please call Erie County at 716-858-6954. 

posted by [tray] on Oct 26, 2020

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November Network

November is National Family Caregiver's Month.

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posted by [cyensan] on Oct 19, 2020

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Notice: The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)

Please please click the document link below for a FFCRA Notice for information regarding benefits which may be available to certain employees under limited circumstances. For more information, please contact the Director of Human Resources.

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posted by [tray] on Aug 27, 2020

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Construction in Ellicott Creek

From April 24th to November 30th, 2020, Monday thru Sunday all hours, a 25 x 45 ft barge and support vessel will be working under the John James Audubon Northbound and Southbound bridges. Mariners traveling in this area are advised to use caution.

posted by [tray] on May 01, 2020

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Travel Club Application

Join our travel club and spend time with new friends!

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posted by [cyensan] on Jan 06, 2020

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Senior Center Dinner Club

Tired of eating alone? Join our Dinner Club this month at Ripa's in Lancaster

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posted by [cyensan] on Dec 31, 2019

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The Center has close to 50 clubs. Our newest Clubs are our Upholstery Club, Chinese Square Dance Club and our Chinese Maj Jongg Club.

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posted by [cyensan] on Dec 30, 2019

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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