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Raymond Town Manager Presented Proposed Budget to Selectmen and Tax Rate is Set


Raymond Planning Board Refuses Jurisdiction of Two Applications


Raymond School Board Revised the Default Budget


Chester Board of Selectmen Decide on 3 Percent COLA


Sandown Planning Board Approved Triple Elm Coffee and Ice Cream Shop Application and the Snow Lane Elderly Housing Development Hearing Got Contentious


Chester Planning Board Approve Jigsaw Builders, LLC Subdivision and Continue  Garabedian Gravel Pit Hearing to November 30


Hampstead Selectmen Approve Bids on Fire Department UTV and Trailer and Tax Rate Set


Chester Board of Selectmen Approve Budgets and Learn of Clothes Closet Issues


Raymond Planning Board Continues Candia South Branch Brook, LLC Earth Excavation Permit


Hampstead School Board Presented with New Hampstead Central School Renovation/Construction Plan


Chester Planning Board Discuss Possible Conservation Easement Warrant Article and Learn Crowley Road Subdivision Coming Back


Sandown Selectmen Review More Department Budgets


Hampstead Planning Board Approves Hampstead Heights Elderly Development Continuance


Raymond Selectmen Hear Weston Sampson Water Tower Recommendations and Request to Reestablish Cemetery Trustees


Chester Selectmen Hear From Moderator Requesting Selectmens’ Attendance at Elections


Raymond Planning Board Continues All Agenda Items to Future Meetings


Chester Academy School Board Approves Temporary CESPA Agreement


Chester Planning Board Discusses Garabedian Gravel Pit Concerns In More Detail and Continue Jigsaw to Next Meeting


Sandown Selectmen Set 2022 Town Tax Rate


Raymond School Board Approves 2023 Budget and Default Budget


Raymond Planning Board Conditionally Approve IC REED & Sons Site Plan


Raymond School Board Makes Adjustments to Budget


Chester Selectmen Discuss Preliminary Tax Rate


Chester Planning Board Discuss Garabedian Gravel Pit Site Plan Further and Continue the Jigsaw Builder Subdivision Application


Hampstead School Board Department Budgets Discussed


Hampstead Selectmen Approve Using Voter Registration List for Proof of Residency


Raymond Selectmen Review Budget with Estimated Increase of $725,637


Chester Selectmen Discuss Budget and CIP Items and Set Agenda Item Filing Deadline


Raymond School Board Discusses Increasing Substitute Pay Rate


Sandown Planning Board Hear Residents Concerns Over Snow Lane Elderly Development


Hampstead Planning Board Approves Master Plan


Sandown Selectmen Vote on Employees Salaries 5 Percent Increase


Raymond Board of Selectmen Approve Two Discretionary Barn Preservation Easements and Two Public Land Use Requests


Raymond School Board Budget Work Session Discussions


Chester Selectmen Delay Foskitts Pomp Road Building Permit


Chester Planning Board Vote to Continue Garabedian Gravel Hearing Again


Hampstead Selectmen Negotiating with John Worthen to Be Temporary Highway Supervisor


Hampstead School Board Approve Eighth Grade Trip, Bus Schedule has Improved


Raymond Planning Board Approve Lot Line Adjustment for Land Gifted to the Town, Mountain Road Trading Post Building Addition and 181 Lane Road Subdivision


Chester Board of Selectmen Discuss Conduct of Selectmen's Meeting


Chester Academy School Board Updated on Multi-Tiered System of Supports


Chester Planning Board Approve Pomp Road Development


Raymond School Board Discuss Breakfast and Lunch Price Increases


Sandown Planning Board Approved Little Mill Road Condo Conversion Application


Hampstead Planning Board Rejects Cameron Court Elderly Housing Application


Sandown Selectmen Discuss Town Hall Feasibility Study and Review Budgets


Raymond Selectmen and Budget Committee Hear Public Works 2023 Budgets


****************** September 2022 *******************


Chester Selectmen Decide to go for Two New Servers and Open Oil/Propane Bids


Chester Planning Board Still Want More from Garabedian Gravel Pit Application


Hampstead School Board Hears Transportation Update


Sandown Selectmen Discuss Snowplow Drivers Rates and Employee Health Services


Hampstead Selectmen Meet with Communication Committee to Discuss Working on Voter Guide


The Raymond Selectmen and Budget Committee Begin 2023 Budget Review Process


Chester Selectmen Discuss with Fire Chief Step and Grade for Fire Department Office Manager


Raymond School Board Continues Discussion on What to Do About Elementary School


Sandown Planning Board Meeting Agenda Continued Due to Lack of a Quorum


Raymond Selectmen Make Decision on Water Storage Tower Type


Chester Selectmen Discuss Carkin Street Issue Again and Working to Fill New Road Supervisor Position


Chester Planning Board Discuss Pomp Road Development and Continues Lifestyle Homes of Chester Subdivision


Sandown Selectmen Win Superior Court Decision to Deny Special Meeting


Hampstead School Board Discuss District Transportation Issues


Hampstead Selectmen Continue Discussion of Residency Definition and Hampstead Hospital Police Coverage


Chester School Board Told Opening of School Went Smoothly and 300th Committee Responds to Concerns


Chester Selectmen Introduce New Transfer Station Manager and Learn New Impact Fee Schedule


Chester Planning Board Discuss Chesterbrook School of Natural Learning Home Business Permit and Colby Farm Subdivision Continued


Raymond School Board Discuss New Lamprey River Elementary School Again and Staffing Issues


Hampstead Fire Station Building Expansion Presented to Hampstead Planning Board


Batchelder Road Condominiums Conceptual Review Draws Resident Opposition at Raymond Planning Board Meeting


******************* August 2022 *******************


Sandown Selectmen Discuss Employee Wage Increases


Chester Selectmen Discuss Cole Road Engineering Issue and Solar Project Proposal


Chester Planning Board Continues Colby Farm Subdivision Hearing a Third Time and Review Impact Fee Areas


Raymond School Board Vacancy Filled, New Hires Approved and No Athletic Event Transportation Again


Hampstead School Board Approves Class Size Increases and New Hires and Resignations


Sandown Selectmen Deny Special Meeting Request and Hear About Recreation Department After School Program


Hampstead Town and School Together Open and Accept the Bid for Heating Fuels


Raymond Selectmen Sign Off on the Primex Risk Management CAP Agreements


Chester School Board and Chester Academy Principal Welcomes Students and Parents


The Raymond Planning Board Continues IC Reed & Sons Site Plan Again Over Telephone Poles


Chester Selectmen Support Town Wide Trash Pick-up Proposal


The Sandown Planning Board Brings in Experts to Address Resident Concerns


Raymond School Board Discusses 2023-2024 Budget


Chester Board of Selectmen Decide Police Department Roof Leak Needs to be Addressed


Sandown Selectmen Decide on Impact Fee Amount for School District


Chester Planning Board Approves Carkin Street/Donna Drive Lot Line Adjustment and Private School Site Plan


Public Works Director Explains Drought Policy to Raymond Board of Selectmen


Hampstead Board of Selectmen Approve Water Ordinance


Raymond Planning Board Continue Hearing on Expansion of Storage Facility


Chester Selectmen Choose to Stay with MRI and SHF Recieves Grant


Chester Academy School Board Announce Teaching Staff Complete


Raymond School Board Decision Made on Buses and John Harmon Voted in as Chairman


Chester Planning Board Continues Colby Farm Application Again


Hampstead Planning Board Rejects Incomplete Cameron Court Elderly Housing Application


******************* July 2022 *******************


Chester Planning Accepts DuBois & King Wason Road Drainage Recommendation


Raymond School Board Delay Transportation Decision Until Next Meeting


Sandown Selectmen Hold Public Hearing for Auction of Town Owned Property


Hampstead Water Resource Committee Ask Selectmen to Consider Water Conservation Ordinance


Raymond Selectmen Move the Bean Tavern to the Historic District Commission and Consider Returning Public Comment to Meetings


Chester Selectmen Approve Hourly Rate Increase for Snowplow Drivers


Chester Academy School Board Vote to Replace High Use Doors


Raymond School Board Chair Ada Vadeboncouer Resigns


Sandown Planning Board Hear Residents Claim Hasago Gravel Pit Operations Have Damaged Showell Pond


Chester Selectmen Ban Animals at Wason Pond on July 23 During Anniversary Events


Chester Planning Board Continue Colby Farm Subdivision Hearing


Raymond School Board Discuss Capital Improvement Projects and Busing


Hampstead Selectmen Sell F350 Truck to Highest Bidder, Water Bills Increase 34 Percent


Sandown Selectmen Make No Decision on Request for a No Voting Machine Use Special Meeting


Ernie Creveling Returns to Raymond as Town Manager


Raymond Planning Board Continue Mountain Road Trading Post Hearing


Hampstead Residents Express Objection to Planning Board about Proposed Elderly Development


******************* June 2022 *******************


Chester Selectmen’s July 7 Meeting Cancelled


Raymond Selectmen Decide to Continue Street Sweeping and Police Chief Mike Label Introduced New Officer Busta


Hampstead Selectmen Considering Changing from Road Agent to Public Works Department


Raymond School Board Hear District Hires and Resignations


Chester Planning Board Discuss Southwoods Subdivision


Sandown Planning Board Public Hearings for 65 Odell Road and Showell Pond Road Continued


Sandown Selectmen Told 115 Dogs Still Unregistered and Hear Recreation Department’s Emergency Operation Plan


Raymond Planning Board Hold Design Review of Industrial Drive Warehouse and Continue the IC REED Scribner Road Site Plan Again


Chester 300th Committee Provides Draft Information on Three Events to Selectmen


Hampstead School Board Announce New Estimated Cost of Central School Project


Hampstead Selectmen Accept Road Agent Jonathan Worthen’s Resignation


Raymond Selectmen Sign Contract for Curbside Trash Pick-up with Pinard Waste Systems


Chester Selectmen Approve Three Roads as Town Roads


Chester Academy Chooses Director of Learning and Growth


Sandown Selectmen Deny Special Meeting Request to Ban Voting Machines


Hampstead Planning Board Continued Public Hearings for Bonnies Way Subdivision, 546 Route 111, Cameron Commons and Two for Owens Court


Chester Planning Board Discussed Bonds, Had No Hearings or Appointments


Raymond School Board Discuss the Transportation to Sports Events Issue


******************* May 2022 *******************


Carkin Street Resident Chaze Complains to Chester Selectmen Again


Hampstead Superintendent Thompson Introduces Two Design Concepts for Central School Project


Raymond Selectman Learn Buy Back of PAYT Bags is an Issue and Recycling Pickup Ends


Hampstead Selectmen Seek Consultant to Put Cell Tower Lease Out to Bid


Raymond Planning Board Continue IC REED & Sons Gile Road Site Plan Hearing


Chester Selectmen Approve Truck Purchase and Reverse Abatement Denial


Raymond’s Last Day of School Remains June 20


Sandown Planning Board Meeting Lacked a Quorum


Raymond Water Tower Issues with State Addressed with New Tower Coming in June


Chester Selectmen Discuss Winter Maintenance


Chester Planning Board Discuss Wason Pond Bridge Grant and Lifestyle Homes Development


Chester Academy Close to being Fully Staffed Going Forward


Hampstead School Board Heard New Plans for Central School Construction


Raymond Selectmen Approve Waste Management Extension Agreement but Recycling Ends as of June 1


Sandown Selectmen Approve Cable Coverage Recording Equipment for Recreation Building


Hampstead Selectmen Appoint Committee Members and Learn Fire Department Wants to Purchase Pick-up Truck


Chester Board of Selectmen Discuss Facility Usage Forms


Raymond School Board Approves Accepting and Expending Unanticipated Funds


Hampstead Planning Board Approves One Route 111 and Two Danville Road Site Plan Applications


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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