Due to road construction from November 13th - November 16th the intersection of Willow Street and Townshend Avenue will be closed and Willow Street between Oceanview Drive and East Pleasant Street will be open to local traffic only (see map).
Open fires – that’s any outdoor fire with the exception of a barbecue – have been illegal within the town's boundaries since 2002 when the Fires and Burning of Materials Bylaw was passed. Yet, they are still happening with regularity, most recently at construction sites.
Gordon Smith, the Town of Amherst’s operations manager, is hanging up his hard hat. After 14 years on the job, the 62-year-old is retiring. His last day on the job was Nov. 3.
Have questions about the LA Animal Shelter? Here’s a list of answers to some frequently asked questions.