Amherst, MA – The Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce announced today, Congressman Jim McGovern will visit Amherst next Tuesday, May 26. Scheduled stops among his business includes a ribbon cutting for downtown Amherst’s newest restaurant Osteria Vespa.
Osteria Vespa, located in the Amherst Cinema complex at 28 Amity Street, opened in March. Their Northern Italian & Mediterranean cuisine is created with locally grown produce and is featured for lunch and dinner. Executive Chef Tom Schnapp is pleased to be with Osteria Vespa and offers continuous creativity in the kitchen.
Osteria Vespa owner, Jonathan Welch stated “We are delighted that Congressman McGovern will be part of our official ribbon cutting celebration, and look forward to creating some of our signature items off our menu for all to enjoy. Our heartfelt gratitude to the Congressman, for setting aside his time to visit Amherst and to the Amherst Area Chamber for coordinating this event for us.”
Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce Marketing and Membership Director, Kim Alli stated “We’re excited, to meet with Congressman McGovern and I am personally pleased to be a part of his visit to Amherst.”