Interactive Mapping Application Descriptions
Information from the Town of Amherst (Town) Geographic Information System (GIS) is provided for general reference purposes only and is not to be construed as a survey or legal document. The information and maps shown on this web site are compiled from various sources and subject to constant revision. The Town makes every reasonable effort to ensure that the information provided herein is current and accurate. However, the Town provides no warranties, expressed or implied, concerning the accuracy, completeness, reliability, or suitability of this data for any particular use or purpose. The Town assumes no liability whatsoever associated with the use or misuse of such data. If you find any mistakes or have any questions or problems with any of these maps please contact us  

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Applications Below

Amherst Map Machine
This is the main GIS mapping application. It has numerous geospatial layers to help in your analysis. These include: Parcels, Contours, Fire Districts, Lakes & Streams, Streets, School Districts, Soils, Zipcodes, Zoning, Parks, etc.

New FEMA Approved Floodplain *June 2019*.

Historic Mapping Tool Now Removed
The historic comparable property mapping tool has been removed and replased with a basic map.
Note: This application tied to:Comprehensive Property Information System

Flash Earth
Explore aerial imagery of the Earth from Microsoft and Yahoo in a fast Adobe Flash-based web application. Created By: Paul Neave
Street Lighting
This is a review of our historic street lighting (Circa ~2005) and updated information from 2015

Weather (Live Radar)
This is a customized application showing current weather (radar) information over the Town of Amherst / Western New York area

Zoning Quick Search
This is a customized mapping application that shows the distribution of Zoning Classes across the Town.
Note: The Zoning layer can be found in other mapping applications as well.

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