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Arts and Culture in Public Places Board

The Application for 2022 Arts & Culture Funding is now available. Deadline for submission is October 4, 2021

Mission Statement

To promote public art and culture within the town and to collaborate and cooperate with various and appropriate individuals, groups, associations, organizations and institutions concerned with art and culture to promote, ensure and enhance the function, object and mission of the visual and performing arts in the Town of Amherst.

Projects & Initiatives

Supplemental Information

Disclosure Information


Francina J. Spoth, Town Clerk


Sharon Rich (C)  term expires  12/31/2021

Maureen Cilano (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Deborah Doucette (M)  term expires  12/31/2021

Charlene Goretti (M)  term expires  12/31/2021

Carrie Kahn (M)  term expires  12/31/2022

Sibu Nair (M)  term expires  12/31/2021

Barbara Picklehaupt (M)  term expires  12/31/2023

Michael E. Russo (M)  term expires  12/31/2022

Sharon Seamans (M)  term expires  12/31/2022

Penny Wolfgang (M)  term expires  12/31/2022


(C) Chairperson
(CC) Co-Chairperson
(M) Member
(O) Resource Person
(S) Secretary
(V) Vice Chairperson

Meeting Location

Amherst Municipal Building
5583 Main St, Williamsville, NY 14221

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

Meeting Dates

Tue., September  14, 2021,  07:00 PM

Tue., October  12, 2021,  07:00 PM

Tue., November  9, 2021,  07:00 PM

Tue., December  14, 2021,  07:00 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. Amherst community videos.

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