MONDAY, JANUARY 20TH
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Public Notice Town of Strafford, N.H.
Notice is hereby given in accordance with NH RSA 675:3 and 675:7 that the Planning Board will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 7:30 PM at the Strafford Town Hall in order to present and discuss the following proposed amendments to the Strafford Zoning and Land Use Ordinances and the Strafford Building Regulations to be presented to the voters on March 10, 2020.
To amend Building Regulations 4.1.10 Driveway by adding the requirement that when a bridge or culvert is required for construction of a driveway, it shall be designed and installed to nationally recognized standards; and to add a definition for Bridge and Culvert.
To add a new Section 4.1.10 A Shared Driveways to clarify width, clearances, turn-around requirements, and construction standards for shared driveways to insure that there is adequate access for fire and safety vehicles.
To add a new Article 1.5 A Nuisance Uses to the Zoning and Land Use Ordinances to clarify that certain types of land uses are prohibited because of the impact that they create on neighbors and the community, for example the production of toxic fumes, noise, or vibrations.
To add a new Article 1.5 B Junkyards defining a junkyard as more than two vehicles which are no longer in condition for legal use or an equivalent volume in parts or discarded materials, unless they are contained within an enclosed building, and clarifying that junkyards are a prohibited land use.
The full text of these proposed ordinance and regulation changes are printed below. The public is invited to attend and participate in the Public Hearing. Please contact the Planning & Zoning Office at 664-2192, ext. 105 with any questions.
PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY IS ON FEBRUARY 11TH
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2020 Election Dates:
January 22nd - SCHOOL DISTRICT BUDGET HEARING 6PM
February 11th - Presidential Primary 8am-7pm
February 12th - TOWN BUDGET HEARING 6pm Town Hall
March 7th - School District Meeting
March 10th - Town Meeting (Town and School Elections) 8am-7pm
March 14th - Town Meeting 8:30 at Strafford School
FILING PERIOD FOR LOCAL OFFICES:
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DURING THE TOWN CLERK'S REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS- MONDAY,WEDNESDAY,THURSDAY 8:30-2:00
TUESDAY 1:00 - 7:00
FRIDAY JANUARY 31ST FROM 3-5PM
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Supervisors of the Checklist in Strafford
Supervisors of the Strafford Checklist will be sitting at the Town Office on Tuesday, January 21 between 7:00-7:30pm, RSA 669:5; and Wednesday, February 5 between 2:00-2:30pm for corrections of address and addition of new voters for Presidential Primary. No change of party registrations may be accepted, due to Presidential Primary on February 11, 2020. RSA 654:27,28. If you are registering as a new voter, a photo ID, proof of citizenship, age and domicile in Strafford needs to be provided.
PLANNING BOARD INFORMATION
Strafford Selectmen Meeting Schedule:
January 2020 Meeting Dates:
February 2020 Meeting Dates:
February 12 - Budget Hearing 6pm
Please note: The Business portion of the meeting (i.e. regular operations, review of bills and correspondence) is held from 5:30 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. Other business and/or appointments will follow, commencing at 6pm.
Contact the Strafford Selectmen:
PHONE: 603.664.2192 X101
BY MAIL: Strafford Town Hall
Attn Ellen White, Town Administrator
P.O. Box 23
Center Strafford, NH 03815
My hours are Monday and Wednesday from 8:30-2:00 and Tuesday from 1:00-6:00
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