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DIRECTIONS TO ITD OFFICES AND TRAINING CENTER: 447 West Street, Amherst, MA 01002  [See below for directions to the ITD House.]
From downtown Amherst

At the Amherst College intersection of Routes 9 and 116 South, travel south on Rte. 116, towards Hampshire College and South Hadley. This is South Pleasant Street and further down it turns into West Street. After approximately 1.5 miles from Amherst College you'll come to the bottom of a hill, a set of lights, and a small bridge. From this point ITD's driveway is exactly one mile on the right. It is the second driveway into Amherst Office Park. (If you overshoot our driveway you'll come to another traffic light, with a gas station/convenience store on your left.) ITD is a gray building behind the brick house on your right as you enter the driveway. A green awning with “447” covers our entrance.

From the North

Take I-91 South to exit #24. At end of ramp take a left and cross the overpass over Rte 91. Turn right at the first traffic light at Route 116 South. Follow Route 116 South for approximately 5 miles until the road ends in a T with a traffic light. Turn left onto Route 9 East (Rte. 116 continues on Rte 9 for a short time). Go through several traffic lights and up a hill to the traffic light at Amherst Center/Amherst College, where Rte 9 intersects with Rte. 116 South. At the traffic light take a right. You are now on Route 116 South, otherwise known as South Pleasant Street and further down as West Street. After approximately 1.5 miles you'll come to the bottom of a hill and another set of lights, and a small bridge. From this point ITD's driveway is exactly one mile, on the right. It is the second driveway into Amherst Office Park. (If you overshoot our driveway you'll see a gas station and convenience store on your left.) ITD is a gray building behind the brick house on your right as you enter the driveway. A green awning with “447” covers our entrance.

From the South

Take I-91 North to Exit #19 / Hadley Amherst / Route 9. Turn right off the exit ramp and go over the Coolidge Bridge. Travel approximately 6 miles, following the signs for Amherst Center, driving past a sign for Rte. 116 North. Go through several traffic lights and up a hill to the traffic light at Amherst Center/Amherst College, where Rte 9 intersects with Rte. 116 South. At the traffic light take a right. You are now on Route 116 South, otherwise known as South Pleasant Street and further down as West Street. After approximately 1.5 miles you'll come to the bottom of a hill and another set of lights, and a small bridge. From this point ITD's driveway is exactly one mile, on the right. It is the second driveway into Amherst Office Park. (If you overshoot our driveway you'll see a gas station and convenience store on your left.) ITD is a gray building behind the brick house on your right as you enter the driveway. A green awning with “447” covers our entrance.

From the East or West

Take I-90 (Mass Pike) to exit #4 / I-91 North. Follow directions above, FROM THE SOUTH.

DIRECTIONS TO ITD HOUSE: 8 Sunset Avenue, Amherst, MA 01002
From downtown Amherst

At the town's central traffic light (Main/Amity Streets with Pleasant Street), turn down Amity Street towards the Jones Library.  Continue three blocks.  Turn right on Amity Street.  The ITD House is the first driveway on the left.  The House is situated on the corner of Amity and Sunset.

From the North

Take I-91 South to exit #24. At end of ramp take a left and cross the overpass over Rte 91. Turn right at the first traffic light at Route 116 South. Follow Route 116 South for approximately 5 miles until the road ends in a T with a traffic light. Turn left onto Route 9 East (Rte. 116 continues on Rte 9 for a short time). Go through several traffic lights and up a hill to the traffic light at Amherst Center/Amherst College, where Rte 9 intersects with Rte. 116 South. At the traffic light turn left, towards downtown Amherst.  At the next traffic light, turn left. Continue three blocks.  Turn right on Amity Street.  The ITD House is the first driveway on the left.  The House is situated on the corner of Amity and Sunset.

From the South

Take I-91 North to Exit #19 / Hadley Amherst / Route 9. Turn right off the exit ramp and go over the Coolidge Bridge. Travel approximately 6 miles, following the signs for Amherst Center, driving past a sign for Rte. 116 North. Go through several traffic lights and up a hill to the traffic light at Amherst Center/Amherst College, where Rte 9 intersects with Rte. 116 South. At the traffic light turn left, towards downtown Amherst.  At the next traffic light, turn left. Continue three blocks.  Turn right on Amity Street.  The ITD House is the first driveway on the left.  The House is situated on the corner of Amity and Sunset.

From the East or West

Take I-90 (Mass Pike) to exit #4 / I-91 North. Follow directions above, FROM THE SOUTH.