A community forum on opiate and heroin use in Amherst has been set for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the council chambers of Amherst Town Hall, 5583 Main St., Williamsville.
The event, sponsored by former Amherst Councilman Guy Marlette and the Amherst Youth and Recreation Department, will feature speakers from the Amherst Police Department, including Det. Jeffrey Gilbert, Det. Lt. JoAnn DiNoto and Officer Greg Trotter. Timothy Logsdon of InnerQuest Counseling also is scheduled to make a presentation at the meeting, which will be followed by a question-and-answer session.