Member Details

Christopher E. Riddle

Precinct: 2
Address: 252 Strong St
Current Member: Yes
Total Possible Meetings: 156
Actual Meetings Attended: 130
Attendance Percentage: 83.3%

Tally Vote Results

TM Session Article Date Description Vote
2004 Annual TMArticle 232004-05-17Appropriate $1,200,000 for sidewalk and lighting improvements.YES
2004 Annual TMArticle 232004-05-17Amendment to appropriate $250,000 for sidewalk and lighting improvements.YES
2004 Annual TMArticle 382004-05-24Dismiss request that Select Board reverse decision to raise Town Manager's salary.NO
2004 Special TM - Jun 10Article 12004-06-10Call upon the UMass Chancellor to repeal the foreign student fee.YES
2004 Fall TMArticle 192004-11-15Appropriate $600,000 for sidewalk and lighting improvements.YES
2005 Annual TMArticle 192005-05-04Amend zoning bylaw to encourage supplemental apartments.YES
2005 Annual TMArticle 302005-06-06Amend proposed elementary school budget by adding $170,183.NO
2005 Annual TMArticle 362005-06-20Appropriate $107,500 for Plum Brook athletic fields.YES
2005 Special TM - Jun 15Article 12005-06-22Rescind October 2002 action to appropriate $500,000 for the Plum Brook fields.NO
2005 Special TM - Jun 15Article 22005-06-22Appoint ad-hoc subcommittee to study possible uses for Hobart/Rolling Ridge land.NO
2005 Special TM - Jun 15Article 12005-06-22Reconsider article to rescind action to appropriate money for Plum Brook fields.NO
2005 Fall TMArticle 102005-11-03Appropriate $20K to transportation component of Master Plan.NO
2005 Fall TMArticle 232005-11-07Motion to amend and refer back article on Flood Prone Conservancy changes.YES
2005 Fall TMArticle 252005-11-09Motion to dismiss article proposing Agricultural District zoning change.YES
2006 Annual TMArticle 122006-05-01Continue giving all town boards and committees Special Municipal Employee status.YES
2006 Annual TMArticle 212006-05-10Refer proposed zoning change back to the Planning Board for further study.NO
2006 Annual TMArticle 212006-05-10Rezone S.E./College St. intersection to Village Center - Business.YES
2006 Annual TMArticle 222006-05-15Rezone a South East Street parcel to prevent condo development.NO
2006 Annual TMArticle 232006-05-10Change PRP zoning designation to also allow businesses with client visits.YES
2006 Annual TMArticle 262006-05-22Reduce the proposed spending on Public Safety by $28,000.NO
2006 Annual TMArticle 262006-05-30Appropriate $1,831,363 for Community Services spending in FY07 - higher amount.YES
2006 Annual TMArticle 312006-06-12Appropriate full amount requested for funding the Master Plan.YES
2006 Annual TMArticle 232006-06-14Reconsider article to change PRP zoning to allow businesses w/ client visits.YES
2006 Annual TMArticle 232006-06-14Refer the PRP zoning change article back to the Planning Board.NO
2006 Annual TMArticle 232006-06-14Change PRP zoning designation to also allow businesses with client visits.YES
2006 Annual TMArticle 382006-06-19Put CPA surcharge increase on ballot.YES
2006 Fall TMArticle 132006-11-08Remove obsolete Wetlands District designation from Zoning Bylaw.YES
2007 Annual TMArticle 342007-05-16Give resident aliens the right to vote.YES
2007 Annual TMArticle 352007-05-16Motion to dismiss the WFCR petition article.NO
2007 Annual TMArticle 352007-05-16WFCR petition article.YES
2007 Annual TMArticle 392007-05-16Fly commemorative flags downtown on 9/11.YES
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-05-21General Government budget - appropriate Finance Committee amountNO
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-05-23Budget - Public Safety - Increase by $100KNO
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-05-31Budget - Plan, Cons, Inspect - SB increase by $12KNO
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-05-31Budget - Comm. Service - BenEzra increase by $117KNO
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-05-31Budget - Comm. Service - CDC increase by $89KYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-05-31Budget - Comm. Service - SB increase by $41KYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-06-04Budget - Elementary Schools - O'Connor increase by $125KNO
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-06-04Budget - Regional Schools - SC increase by $119KNO
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-06-06Budget - Comm. Service - Pools - SB increase by $71KNO
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-06-06Budget - Comm. Service - Pools - Oldham increase by $59KYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-06-13Budget - Library - Oldham increase by $19KNO
2007 Annual TMArticle 332007-06-20Night Sky - SB motion to refer to Town ManagerYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 332007-06-20Night Sky - Main MotionYES
2007 Fall TMArticle 122007-11-15Zoning - Accessory Light Manufacturing - Motion to refer to PBNO
2007 Special TM - Nov 28Article 12007-11-28Zoning - Professional Offices in PRP and R-VCYES
2007 Fall TMArticle 162007-11-28Zoning - College St./South East St.YES
2011 Annual TMArticle 142011-05-02Budget - Community Services - Greeney amendment to increase by $70KNO
2011 Annual TMArticle 142011-05-09Motion to reconsider appropriation for Community ServicesYES
2011 Annual TMArticle 142011-05-09Community Services appropriation reconsidered, Rueschmeyer amendment to increase by $65KYES
2011 Fall TMArticle 52011-11-07Appropriate $40K for townwide housing studyYES
2011 Fall TMArticle 182011-11-09Resolution to call for establishment of Committee on HomelessnessYES
2011 Fall TMArticle 172011-11-16Village center rezoning in North and South AmherstYES
2012 Annual TMArticle 122012-05-02Increase Human Services budget by $66KYES
2012 Annual TMArticle 122012-05-02Increase Human Services budget by $26KYES
2012 Annual TMArticle 242012-05-09Village center rezoning at Atkins CornersYES
2012 Annual TMArticle 252012-05-14Village center rezoning in North AmherstYES
2012 Fall TMArticle 122012-11-26Require Special Permit for rental of single-family homes to unrelated individualsYES
2012 Fall TMArticle 162012-11-28Require all duplexes created from existing dwellings to be regulated as converted dwellingsYES
2013 Annual TMArticle 262013-05-15Appropriate $30K for Town-Gown planning studyYES
2013 Annual TMArticle 292013-05-20Substitute petition article paragraphs into rental regulationsYES
2013 Annual TMArticle 362013-05-22Rezone property on Main St from R-G to B-NYES
2013 Annual TMArticle 422013-05-29Acquire Echo Village property - motion to referNO
2013 Annual TMArticle 432013-06-03Acquire Cushman property - motion to dismissNO
2013 Annual TMArticle 312013-06-03Change standards and conditions for mixed-use buildings - motion to referYES
2013 Annual TMArticle 312013-06-03Change standards and conditions for mixed-use buildingsYES
2013 Annual TMArticle 322013-06-10Change dimensional regulations for COM and B-L districtsYES
2013 Annual TMArticle 322013-06-10Change dimensional regulations for B-VC and B-G districtsYES
2013 Annual TMArticle 352013-06-10Create form-based dimensional regulations for non-conforming lotsYES
2014 Annual TMArticle 282014-05-14Change zoning regulations relating to supplemental dwelling unitsYES
2014 Annual TMArticle 322014-05-14Acquire easements at Triangle St/East Pleasant St intersectionYES
2014 Annual TMArticle 62014-06-02Adopt revisions to parking regulations in the Municipal Parking District - motion to dismissNO
2014 Annual TMArticle 72014-06-02Adopt revisions to affordable housing regulations in Zoning Bylaw - motion to dismissNO
2014 Annual TMArticle 242014-06-02Adopt revisions to inclusionary zoning provisions in Zoning Bylaw - motion to referYES
2014 Fall TMArticle 52014-11-05Adopt revisions to inclusionary zoning provisions in Zoning Bylaw - motion to referNO
2014 Fall TMArticle 52014-11-05Adopt revisions to inclusionary zoning provisions in Zoning Bylaw - main motionYES
2015 Annual TMArticle 112015-04-27Increase appropriation for Community Services budget by $105K (Human Services)YES
2015 Annual TMArticle 112015-04-29Appropriate original amount for General Government budget (Economic Development Director)YES
2015 Annual TMArticle 222015-05-11Adopt Inclusionary Zoning regulationsYES
2015 Annual TMArticle 212015-05-11Authorize Select Board to negotiate affordable housing property tax incentivesYES
2015 Annual TMArticle 242015-05-13Remove residential uses from Municipal Parking District - motion to referYES
2015 Annual TMArticle 242015-05-13Remove residential uses from Municipal Parking District - main motionNO
2015 Annual TMArticle 252015-05-18Change regulations for mixed-use buildings - motion to dismissNO
2015 Annual TMArticle 252015-05-18Change regulations for mixed-use buildings - motion to referYES
2015 Annual TMArticle 302015-05-20Resolution opposed to proposed natural gas pipelineYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 102016-05-04Increase appropriation for Elementary Schools by $30K (library para-professionals)YES
2016 Annual TMArticle 452016-05-04Resolution to call for Amherst College to divest from fossil fuel investmentsYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 142016-05-09Appropriate original amount for capital budget for Buildings and FacilitiesNO
2016 Annual TMArticle 232016-05-11Acquire easements at Triangle St/East Pleasant St intersection - call question (end debate)NO
2016 Annual TMArticle 232016-05-11Acquire easements at Triangle St/East Pleasant St intersection - motion to dismissNO
2016 Annual TMArticle 232016-05-11Acquire easements at Triangle St/East Pleasant St intersectionYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 312016-05-16Rezone Amity St parcel for library expansion - call question (end debate)YES
2016 Annual TMArticle 312016-05-16Rezone Amity St parcel for library expansion - main motionYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 282016-05-16Rezone University Dr parcel from OP to B-L - call question (end debate)YES
2016 Annual TMArticle 282016-05-16Rezone University Dr parcel from OP to B-L - main motionYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 192016-05-18Appropriate $200K of CPA funds for fire suppression system at First Congregational ChurchYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 192016-05-18Appropriate $190K of CPA funds for fire suppression system at Emily Dickinson Museum - call question (end debate)YES
2016 Annual TMArticle 192016-05-18Appropriate $190K of CPA funds for fire suppression system at Emily Dickinson Museum - main motionYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 412016-05-23Preserve Kinsey Garden at Jones Library - call question (end debate)YES
2016 Annual TMArticle 412016-05-23Preserve Kinsey Garden at Jones Library - motion to referNO
2016 Annual TMArticle 412016-05-23Preserve Kinsey Garden at Jones Library - motion to amendYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 412016-05-23Preserve Kinsey Garden at Jones Library - main motionYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 352016-05-23Appropriate $30K for Charter CommissionYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 292016-05-23Change regulations for cluster subdivisionsYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 262016-05-25Percent for Art bylaw - motion to referNO
2016 Annual TMArticle 332016-05-25Adopt revisions to inclusionary zoning provisions in Zoning Bylaw - motion to referNO
2016 Annual TMArticle 332016-05-25Adopt revisions to inclusionary zoning provisions in Zoning BylawYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 362016-05-25Single-use plastic bag prohibitionYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 382016-05-25Feasibility study for Wildwood and Fort River school repairsYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 402016-06-06Appropriate payments from UMass to schoolsYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 442016-06-06Resolution in favor of House Bill 2584 on PILOTsYES
2016 Fall TMArticle 22016-11-14School bond authorization - call question #1 (end debate)YES
2016 Fall TMArticle 22016-11-14School bond authorization - call question #2 (end debate)YES
2016 Fall TMArticle 22016-11-14School bond authorization - main motionYES
2016 Fall TMArticle 142016-11-17Change regulations for business uses of homes - call question (end debate)YES
2016 Fall TMArticle 142016-11-17Change regulations for business uses of homes - main motionYES
2016 Fall TMArticle 152016-11-17Change regulations for Site Plan Review applicabilityYES
2016 Fall TMArticle 182016-11-21Adopt revisions to inclusionary zoning provisions in Zoning Bylaw - call question (end debate)YES
2016 Fall TMArticle 182016-11-21Adopt revisions to inclusionary zoning provisions in Zoning Bylaw - main motionYES
2016 Fall TMArticle 192016-11-21Rezone parcels on South Prospect St from B-L to B-G - motion to referYES
2016 Fall TMArticle 202016-11-21Rezone parcels on North Pleasant St from B-L to B-G - motion to referYES
2016 Fall TMArticle 222016-11-21Request town cease work on roundabout at Triangle St - call question #1 (end debate)YES
2016 Fall TMArticle 222016-11-21Request town cease work on roundabout at Triangle St - call question #2 (end debate)YES
2016 Fall TMArticle 222016-11-21Request town cease work on roundabout at Triangle St - main motionYES
2017 January Special TMArticle 12017-01-30School bond authorization - call question #2 (end debate)NO
2017 January Special TMArticle 12017-01-30School bond authorization - main motionYES


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Election History (2012 - 2017)

2012 Town Election

Precinct 2 Town Meeting Seat - 3 Years - Won (142 votes) (3 / 25)


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