The week of May 25 to May 29, 2020, has been proclaimed Lyme Disease Awareness Week in the Town of Amherst.
“It’s important to become educated about this disease,” Mayor David Kogon said on May 22, 2020, as he signed the proclamation on behalf of Amherst town council.
“I urge all residents to learn about Lyme disease prevention.”
Mayor David Kogon issued his latest COVID-19 update on May 21, 2020. To hear his message, please go to: https://youtu.be/mt6aZjD0UFg
The dedicated work performed by VON Cumberland to ensure the health and safety of Amherst and area residents was recognized on May 15, 2020, when Mayor David Kogon proclaimed May 17 to May 23, 2020, as VON Week in the Town of Amherst.
“VON site nurses, home-support workers, other staff and volunteers have been caring for the lives and well-being of Amherst and area residents since 1938,” Mayor David Kogon said as he signed the proclamation.
“By proclaiming VON week, we acknowledge the incredible care VON staff and volunteers deliver in order to keep people healthy and safe at home. It is even more important to recognized their efforts during this time of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Amherst Mayor David Kogon has an updated message about the COVID-19 pandemic. To view his message, please go to: https://youtu.be/SCD2gGcccOk