The Safe Drinking Water Act passed in 1996 requires that public drinking water suppliers send out annual Consumer Confidence Reports outlining the quality of drinking water provided to consumers. The report details where your drinking water comes from, what it contains and the risks our water testing and treatment are designed to protect. The 2004 Water Quality Report was mailed to all billed water customers by July 1, 2005. It is also available on the Town of Amherst website (see link below) or copies may be requested by calling the Amherst Department of Public Works at 256-4050.
Four longtime professors have been selected to present the 2005-06 Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series. All lectures are at 4 p.m. in the Massachusetts Room of the Mullins Center, and are free and open to the public.
The mood was upbeat Sept. 1 as civic, business and academic leaders marked the beginning of a new academic year at the annual Community Breakfast co-hosted by the campus and the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce.
An analysis by geoscientist Michele Cooke of the computer models that characterize the tectonics of the Los Angeles Basin suggests that five faults in the basin pose more of a seismic hazard than previously estimated.
AMHERST, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Amherst has announced its 2005-06 Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series. All lectures are at 4 p.m. in the Massachusetts Room of the Mullins Center, and are free and open to the public.