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    2. Amherst drops plans for solar array on closed landfill

      Amherst drops plans for solar array on closed landfill
      Town Manager John P. Musante told the Select Board in March of 2011, that the project could produce 4.75 megawatt's of electricity - enough to provide energy to all town buildings and schools, street lights and more. Depending on the cost of energy over time, the project could save the town about $25 million over the next 25 to 30 years. But the project as it was created is ...
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    3. Amherst-UMass steering committee to present recommendations to Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy, manager John Musante by end of next week

      Amherst-UMass steering committee to present recommendations to Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy, manager John Musante by end of next week
      The Town Gown Steering Committee's work is down to a few details and the committee will be dispatching a letter and report to Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy and Town Manager John P. Musante by the end of next week. Committee co-chairwoman Nancy Buffone said there's a lot of momentum now and the committee is hoping the next steps will build off the enthusiasm. The committee at is final meeting ...
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    4. Town Manager John Musante praises report presented by U3 Advisors earlier this week

      Town Manager John Musante praises report presented by U3 Advisors earlier this week
      Town Manager John P. Musante praised the report delivered earlier this week by U3 Advisors addressinghow the town and the University of Massachusetts should address shared economic and housing concerns. He was able to attend the final presentation. The Town Gown SteeringCommittee will be meeting soon to talk about the report and make recommendations to both Musante and Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy.
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    5. Community Spotlight: Amherst | BusinessWest

      Community Spotlight: Amherst | BusinessWest
      Optimism for such a development stems in large part from the emergence of new programs and tens of millions of dollars in research projects at the university, said Maroulis, who pointed specifically to the new, $157 million Life Science Laboratories, part of the Mass. Life Sciences Center (MLSC), and one of many potential catalysts for economic development in the town. Through the MLSC, the Commonwealth is investing $1 billion over ...
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    6. Amherst loses Community Development Block Grant Mini-Entitlement status in fiscal 2013

      The town will not regain its Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development Mini-Entitlement status this year, but officials are hoping to receive funding from a more competitive Community Development Block Grant program. Town officials met with officials from the Department of Housing and Community Development recently to talk about the grants. Town officials had been hoping the agency would reverse the town's ineligible status for the Mini-Entitlement Program.
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  2. About John Musante

    John Musante

    Town Manager of Amherst

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    1. Overall, 2014 was a breakthrough year for Amherst.
      In Community Spotlight: Amherst
    2. We are tremendously excited about Kendrick Place.
      In Community Spotlight: Amherst
    3. The permits for the building have been approved. There is one ongoing appeal which will result in a short delay, but the goal is to have it built and occupied by 2017.
      In Community Spotlight: Amherst
    4. It's an exciting component, and the developer is working with the town, the university, and the Business Improvement District to attract research and development spinoffs.
      In Community Spotlight: Amherst
    5. The commercial space is completely occupied, and a salon and breakfast place in the Trolley Barn have become part of the village.
      In Community Spotlight: Amherst
    6. He has really been positioning the college as a leader in environmental education and sustainability.
      In Community Spotlight: Amherst
    7. Jonathan is re-imaging the campus, and this will become the portal building.
      In Community Spotlight: Amherst
    8. We are working to build relationships and strengthen our partnerships and have all the permitting processes we need to bring great concepts and ideas to reality.
      In Community Spotlight: Amherst
    9. There will be a big payback in the tens of thousands of dollars each year.
      In Community Profile | BusinessWest
  4. Quotes about John Musante

    1. We're well-poised to move forward, thanks to the vision and work done by Town Manager John Musante.
      In Partnerships Spur Development in Amherst