Litchfield Town Holiday Closure Schedule 2021

Litchfield Town Holiday Closure Schedule 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TO LITCHFIELD, NH RESIDENTS 
Litchfield Board of Selectmen – December 20, 2021
Town Office Hours:

Thursday, December 23rd – Closed at 1pm (Employee Holiday Lunch)
*Note Clerk’s Office will take last customer at 12:30pm
Friday, December 24th – Closed (Christmas Day Observed)
Friday, December 31st – Closed (New Year’s Day Observed)

Recycling & Solid Waste Hours:

Friday, December 24th – Open from 8am to 4pm (Everything accepted)
Saturday, December 25th – Closed (Christmas Day Observed)
Sunday, December 26th – Closed
Monday, December 27th – Open from 8am to 4pm (Lower level closed)
Friday, December 31st – Open from 8am to 4pm (Everything accepted)
Saturday, January 1st – Closed (New Year’s Day Observed)
Sunday, January 2nd – Closed
Monday, January 3rd – Open from 8am to 4pm (Lower level closed)

Police, Fire and Highway Hours:

Always ready to serve!

The Litchfield Board of Selectmen and staff would like to wish everyone a joyous holiday season.

Litchfield Budget Committee | Meeting Summary | Dec 9th, 2021

The Litchfield Budget Committee held a meeting at Town Hall on December 9th at 7pm.  Members in attendance were Andrew Cutter (Chair), John David Son (Vice Chair), Keri Douglas, William Hayes, Derek Barka, Kate Stevens, Christina Harrison (School Board Representative), and Robert Leary (Selectmen Representative). Scott Taylor was absent for this meeting. Also in attendance were School Superintendent Michael Jette and School Business Administrator Cory Izbicki.

Public Input

There was no public input at this meeting.

School Warrant Article Review

The Budget Committee asked additional school budget questions and reviewed the School Board’s proposed warrant article. Details may be found in the meeting minutes here: https://litchfieldnh.gov/budget-committee-meeting-minutes/

The committee discussed the long-standing agreement between the School Board and the Budget Committee to return all funds not spent specifically from the special services budget to the tax payers. Once input from the School Board and legal counsel is obtained the committee will vote on whether to solidify that agreement in writing.

Residents are encouraged to attend Budget Committee meetings in person at Town Hall unless otherwise stated.  Public input is also invited before meetings via email to Chair Andrew Cutter at acutter@litchfieldnh.gov.  Emails must include the commenter’s first and last name and address. 

As a reminder, Budget Committee responses to posts on social media are limited.  Past meetings can be viewed on the LitchfieldTV Youtube channel.

Litchfield Budget Committee | Meeting Summary | Dec 2, 2021

The Litchfield Budget Committee held a meeting at Town Hall on December 2nd at 7pm.  Members in attendance were Andrew Cutter (Chair), John David Son (Vice Chair), Keri Douglas, William Hayes, Derek Barka, Scott Taylor, Kate Stevens, Christina Harrison (School Board Representative), and Robert Leary (Selectmen Representative). Also in attendance were School Superintendent Michael Jette and School Business Administrator Cory Izbicki.

Public Input

There was no public input at this meeting.

The following school budgets were voted on at this meeting:

  • Campbell High School
  • Litchfield Middle School
  • Griffin Memorial School
  • Curriculum
  • Technology
  • Special Services
  • Food Service
  • Facilities
  • Business Services
  • Transportation
  • SAU
  • School Board
  • Human Services
  • Salaries and Benefits
  • Food Service Salaries and Benefits

Overall the Budget Committee made $14, 257 in reductions to the school budget. Top level voting on the school budget will continue on Dec. 9th.

Residents are encouraged to attend Budget Committee meetings in person at Town Hall unless otherwise stated.  Public input is also invited before meetings via email to Chair Andrew Cutter at acutter@litchfieldnh.gov.  Emails must include the commenter’s first and last name and address. 

As a reminder, Budget Committee responses to posts on social media are limited.  Past meetings can be viewed on the LitchfieldTV Youtube channel.