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Terrorism Tips

To report suspicious terrorist related activities call: 1-866-SAFENYS. Learn more from the New York State Police.

National Night Out

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Neighborhood Watch

Learn more about the National Neighborhood Watch Institute.

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Buffalo Crime Stoppers objective is to make our communities safe from violent felons, educate students on crime prevention and remove illegal weapons from our streets.

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
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  • Address:
    Municipal Building (Town Hall)
  • 5583 Main Street
  • Williamsville, NY 14221