Member Details

Julia Y. Rueschemeyer

Precinct: 9
Address: 165 North Whitney St
Current Member: Yes
Total Possible Meetings: 128
Actual Meetings Attended: 96
Attendance Percentage: 75.0%

Tally Vote Results

TM Session Article Date Description Vote
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 262006-05-24Appropriate $8,029,047 for Public Safety spending in FY07.YES
2006 Annual TMArticle 262006-05-24Appropriate $5,324,392 for General Government spending in FY07.NO
2006 Annual TMArticle 262006-05-30Appropriate $1,831,363 for Community Services spending in FY07 - higher amount.YES
2006 Annual TMArticle 262006-06-05Appropriate extra $10,000 to the Library budget.NO
2006 Annual TMArticle 262006-06-07Appropriate extra $90,000 to the Transportation Enterprise Fund.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.NO
2006 Special TM - Nov 1Article 12006-11-01Motion to dismiss the Darfur genocide article.YES
2006 Special TM - Nov 1Article 22006-11-01Send message seeking withdrawal of troops and end to military action in Iraq.YES
2006 Special TM - Nov 1Article 32006-11-01Motion to dismiss the article opposing military force in Iran.YES
2006 Special TM - Nov 1Article 42006-11-01Send message seeking impeachment of Bush and Cheney.YES
2006 Fall TMArticle 132006-11-08Remove obsolete Wetlands District designation from Zoning Bylaw.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 $89KNO
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 $119KYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-06-06Budget - Comm. Service - Pools - SB increase by $71KYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-06-06Budget - Comm. Service - Pools - Oldham increase by $59KYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-06-11Motion to reconsider appropriation for PoolsYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-06-11Reconsidered - Budget - Comm. Service - Pools - SB increase by $71KYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-06-11Reconsidered - Budget - Comm. Service - Pools - Oldham increase by $59KYES
2008 Annual TMArticle 122008-04-30Budget - Plan, Cons, Inspect - FC AmountYES
2008 Annual TMArticle 122008-04-30Budget - Comm. Services - O'Connor increase by $29KNO
2008 Annual TMProcedural2008-05-05Procedural - Delay consideration of school budgetsNO
2008 Annual TMArticle 122008-05-12Budget - Library - BenEzra increase by $11KNO
2008 Annual TMArticle 262008-05-19Zoning - 500-502 Sunderland Rd.YES
2008 Annual TMArticle 122008-05-21Procedural - Call question on motion to postpone consideration of school budgetsYES
2008 Annual TMArticle 122008-05-21Procedural - Delay consideration of school budgets until 5/28/08NO
2008 Annual TMArticle 242008-05-28Increase CPA surcharge to 3%NO
2008 Annual TMArticle 402008-05-28Nuisance House bylawYES
2008 Fall TMArticle 62008-11-17Creation of Affordable Housing Trust - Motion to referNO
2008 Fall TMArticle 102008-11-17Rezone LI district to allow offices with visits by appointment - Motion to referNO
2008 Fall TMArticle 102008-11-17Rezone LI district to allow offices with visits by appointment - Main motion for Part AYES
2009 Annual TMArticle 72009-05-04Extend Municipal Parking DistrictYES
2009 Annual TMArticle 182009-05-11Appropriate $65K of CPA funds to preserve and display Civil War tabletsYES
2009 Annual TMArticle 182009-05-11Appropriate $30K of CPA funds to install literary signsYES
2009 Annual TMArticle 222009-06-15Consider Human Services budget before Public Safety budgetNO
2009 Fall TMArticle 92009-11-04Medical office definitions and changes to permit requirementsYES
2010 Annual TMArticle 252010-05-17Zoning - University Drive parcel from OP to B-LYES
2010 Fall TMArticle 82010-11-10Zoning - Development Modifications bylawYES
2011 Annual TMArticle 142011-05-02Budget - Community Services - Greeney amendment to increase by $70KYES
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 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 individualsNO
2012 Fall TMArticle 162012-11-28Require all duplexes created from existing dwellings to be regulated as converted dwellingsNO
2013 Annual TMArticle 262013-05-15Appropriate $30K for Town-Gown planning studyYES
2013 Annual TMArticle 292013-05-20Substitute petition article paragraphs into rental regulationsNO
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 dismissYES
2013 Annual TMArticle 312013-06-03Change standards and conditions for mixed-use buildings - motion to referNO
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
2013 Fall TMArticle 112013-11-04Acquire parcel on Belchertown Road with CPA fundsYES
2013 Fall TMArticle 152013-11-06Change dimensional regulations for R-F districtYES
2014 Fall TMArticle 52014-11-05Adopt 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 - main motionNO
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 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 dismissYES
2015 Annual TMArticle 252015-05-18Change regulations for mixed-use buildings - motion to referYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 102016-05-04Increase appropriation for Elementary Schools by $30K (library para-professionals)YES
2016 Annual TMArticle 232016-05-11Acquire easements at Triangle St/East Pleasant St intersection - call question (end debate)YES
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 referYES
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 motionNO
2016 Annual TMArticle 352016-05-23Appropriate $30K for Charter CommissionYES
2016 Annual TMArticle 292016-05-23Change regulations for cluster subdivisionsYES
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 motionNO
2017 January Special TMArticle 12017-01-30School bond authorization - call question #1 (end debate)YES
2017 January Special TMArticle 12017-01-30School bond authorization - call question #2 (end debate)YES
2017 January Special TMArticle 12017-01-30School bond authorization - main motionNO


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Election History (2012 - 2017)

2012 Town Election

Precinct 9 Town Meeting Seat - 3 Years - Won (131 votes) (8 / 41)

2017 Town Election

Precinct 9 Town Meeting Seat - 3 Years - Lost (127 votes) (15 / 24)


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