Town of Litchfield PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE Adoption of Town Flag
The Litchfield Board of Selectmen will conduct a public hearing on Monday, April 8, 2019 at 6:00pm at the Town Office Meeting Room, 2 Liberty Way, Litchfield, NH to discuss adopting the official Town Flag. Residents wishing to speak on this matter are invited to attend or send comments to: Tbrown@Litchfieldnh.gov or Town of Litchfield, Troy Brown, Town Administrator, 2 Liberty Way, Litchfield, NH 03052.
New Hampshire the Beautiful awarded the Town of Litchfield $5,000 towards the purchase of a skid steer. After trade-in and grant reduction the $35,389 skid steer cost $18,389.00. 100% of funding appropriated from the Recycling Revolving Fund.
Due to increased disposal cost of certain items at the Transfer / Recycling Facility and some general Town Clerk updates; The Town Administrator recommended amending the Town Fee Schedule. A Public Hearing will be held Monday, April 8, 2019 at 6pm for citizen input.
NH Department of Health and Human Services is hosting Southern NH PFAS Community Health Fair Wednesday, April 3, 2019 from 5pm to 8pm at Merrimack High School Cafetorium. The purpose is for the general public to meet with health officials and community partners to discuss concerns about the potential health effects of PFAS.
Stonyfield 5k / Millennium Running will be hosting a 5k road race on Sunday, April 20th at 10am. Race will start and end at the West Road Soccer Fields in Londonderry. Runners will travel down Hillcrest Road, Rookery and Tanager. Residents will be notified by the event organizers and Litchfield and Londonderry Police Officers will assist with traffic details.
Notes and Upcoming Meetings
PFAS Community Health Fair – April 3rd at Merrimack High School 5 to 8pm
TOWN OF LITCHFIELD PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE ESTABLISHMENT AND AMENDMENT OF TOWN FEES
The Litchfield Board of Selectmen will hold a public hearing on Monday, April 8, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the Town Office Conference Room for the purpose of updating the town fee schedule effective May 1, 2019 as follows:
Additional information may be obtained www.litchfieldnh.gov or by contacting the Selectmen’s Office at 603.424.4046 ext. 1250.
Thomas Scotti – Full-Time Probationary Police Officer Appointment
Chief O’Brion recommended Thomas Scotti as a full-time probationary police officer. The Board of Selectmen approved the appointment and refreshments were served with department personnel, family and friends.
Public Hearing – Operation of Keno Games
A public hearing was conducted as requested at the deliberative session. No public comment was received. The next public hearing in accordance with New Hampshire State law will be conducted at the next Board of Selectmen’s meeting on Monday, February 25, 2019, at 6 pm. Public Hearing Presentation
Fire Department Grant Approval
The Board of Selectmen authorized the Fire Department to submit a request for a surplus military vehicle to be used equipped as a forestry truck. The departments 43 year old forestry tuck will be returned to the State of New Hampshire.
Fire Impact Fees Encumbrance
Selectman Brunelle / Schaeffer moved to encumber $17,655.84 from the Fire Impact Fees for the expenses of the construction of the new fire station building. This includes, but is not limited to general construction, furniture, infrastructure, and technology. Vote:( 4-0-0 ) The motion carried.
Purchase Order Approval – Door Control Access Town Office / Police Station
Selectman Schaeffer / Selectman Bourque moved to approve the purchase of the $25,495.50 to install a Door Access Control System within the Police Station and Town Office. Also, wave Section 3(c) of the Purchasing Policy. Vote: ( 3-0-1 ) The motion carried. Selectman John Brunelle abstained.
Notes and Upcoming Meetings:
Next Regular Meeting February 25, 2019
Keno Games Public Hearing February 25, 2019 at 6pm
Pat Jewett Volunteer Appreciation Award – March 11, 2019 at 7pm
Town and School District Elections – March 12, 2019 7am to 7pm @ CHS
The Litchfield Board of Selectmen will conduct public hearings on February 11 and February 25, 2019 at 6 pm at Litchfield Town Office, 2 Liberty Way, Litchfield, NH to accept public input regarding the March ballot question to allow KENO games to be operated within the town. Additional information may be obtained at http://www.litchfieldnh.gov or by contacting the Selectmen’s office at 603.424.4046 ext 1250.