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Please be advised that the contractors working for the Town of Amherst Water Dept. will be performing water main connections for the water main extensions from Winston Ave. on Thursday, Aug. 17 between the hours of 9 A.M. and 5 P.M.,  weather permitting. This interruption will only affect all homes in Highland Village which includes Lorne Crescent and Costin Drive.

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Celebrate 'til you're blue in the face! Join the community of Amherst in a weekend of blueberry-related fun! Check our drafted schedule of events that include fun for all ages! Also if you are a food or craft vendor and would like to be part of this year's Wild Blueberry Harvest Festival fill out the vendor form to reserve your spot!

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Help make Amherst a great place to live, work and play! AYTC is recruiting members for the 2017-18 year and are looking for interested youth in grades 7-12 to submit an expression of interest!  Deadline for all applications is September 21st by 3:30pm. If you have any questions please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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Three public information sessions are being offered to gather input from citizens regarding an Off Leash Dog Park. Everyone’s input will be encouraged and welcomed as part of the process. All sessions will be held at the Community Credit Union Business Innovation Centre at 5 Ratchford Street. Dates are August 8 from 12-2pm (Lunch and Learn), August 17 and September 7 from 7-9pm. For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 667-3352

In the last five years, fewer kids are active through sports, due in part to early, single-sport specialization. Multisport participation can lead to better overall skills and ability, smarter and more creative players, less burnout and overuse injuries, more lifelong enjoyment in sport and most importantly, IT'S MORE FUN!

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