Welcome to Amherst, New Hampshire

A beautiful rural-suburban community that artfully combines centuries of history with 21st century innovation, making it one of the best towns in America in which to live, raise a family, and grow a business.   

Public Hearing Notice, Zoning 12.06.2023

Public Hearings have been scheduled to discuss the proposed Community Power Plan. Please click HERE to read the notice and the draft of the plan.

Have you checked out our Vimeo Channel to view the recent Zoom meetings of our Town Boards, Commissions and Committees? Click: ***HERE TO VIEW***

Amherst Tree Lighting Festival

Amherst Tree Lighting Festival, beginning December 2 »

Don't miss a minute of the Amherst Tree Lighting Festival this year!

Please take our Energy Survey- 3 minutes to complete »

The Town's Energy Committee wants to hear from you about what you want in the town’s community power program!

Baboosic Lake Community Septic Volunteers sought »

The town has recently revised the Baboosic Lake Community Septic System Committee Charter and is seeking individuals...

FY25 Strategic Plans  »

The FY25 Strategic Plans for the Town of Amherst have been presented to the Board of Selectmen by department or...

Upcoming Events

December 4, 2023 - 6:30pm
December 4, 2023 - 6:30pm
December 4, 2023 - 6:30pm
December 5, 2023 - 5:30pm
December 5, 2023 - 6:00pm