Strafford, NH

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  (Last Updated 1.22.2019) 

 


 

Selectmen's Work Session

The Selectmen will hold a work session on Tuesday, January 22nd, at 5:30 at the Town Hall


 PLANNING BOARD INFORMATION

 Planning Board public notices are posted at the Strafford Post Office and at the Strafford Town Hall.  Planning Board minutes may be reviewed and copies requested at the Planning & Zoning Office at the Strafford Town Hall.  For information on the agenda for any specific meeting, please contact the Planning & Zoning Office at 603 664-2192, ext. 105 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  

 

Supervisors of the Checklist in Strafford

Supervisors of the Strafford Checklist will be sitting at the Town Office on Tuesday, January 22, 2019, between 7-7:30 pm for addition of new voters and corrections of address and/or party registration, RSA 669:5. If you are registering as a new voter, a photo ID, proof of citizenship, age and residency in Strafford needs to be provided.

Early Notice

 Supervisors of the Checklist session to be held on Saturday, March 2nd from 11- 11:30 AM at the Strafford Town Hall for corrections to the checklist per RSA 669:5. If you are a new voter, proof of identity, residence, age and citizenship are required. This will be the last day for additions or corrections to the checklist until election day, March 12, 8:00am-7:00pm, per RSA 659:12, RSA 654:8,II. NOTE: If you have not registered to vote by March 2nd, you may not vote at the School District Meeting on March 9. If you have not registered to vote by March 12, you may not vote at the Town Meeting on March 16.

Carol Cooper

Martha English

Marilyn Roderick

Supervisors


VOTE

New resident?  Never voted but want to? Turning 18th on March 12th or before?


The last day to register to vote in Strafford, prior to TOWN ELECTION DAY,  is Saturday March 2nd.

The Supervisors sit that day at the Town Hall between 11 - 11:30.

If you have not registered to vote on or before March 2nd, you may not vote at SCHOOL DISTRICT MEETING on

March 9th.

You may register to vote with the Town Clerk during regular business hours throuth February 28th.

You may also register to vote on Election Day, Tuesday March 12th.For information on registering to vote, please click here:

http://sos.nh.gov/HowRegVote.aspx

 

PUBLIC BUDGET HEARING

A PUBLIC HEARING will be held on Tuesday, February 5th at 6pm at the Town Hall. The purpose of this meeting is to review the proposed budget and certain warrant articles to be voted on at the March 16, 2019 Town Meeting.

~~This is the time to ask questions about the proposed budget~~

Storm date: Thursday, February 7th at 6pm


SCHOOL DISTRICT BUDGET HEARING

 The Strafford School District Budget Hearing will be held on Wednesday, February 6th at 6pm, at the Strafford School

 


TOWN OF STRAFFORD

ELECTION NOTICE

 In accordance with RSA 669:15 and 669:17, the following offices are open for election on March 12th, 2019, at the Annual Municipal Election:

Selectman ………………………... 3-Year Term

Trustee of Trust Funds …... 3-Year Term

Treasurer …………………….……..3-Year Term

Town Clerk …………………….…..3-Year Term

Planning Board ………………….…3-Year Term

         Library Trustee….……………….…3-Year Term

Road Agent…………….……...……1-Year Term

Any Strafford resident who is a registered voter may file to be a candidate beginning January 23rd, 2019 through February 1, 2019. Declarations of Candidacy will be taken by the Town Clerk at the Town Hall during the Clerk’s regular business hours or on Friday, February 1st from 3 to 5 pm.

 *Official openings as of January 7th.  Future resignations of elected officials may add to candidate openings through the close of business day, January 22, 2019.


 STRAFFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT

ELECTION NOTICE

 In accordance with RSA 671, the following offices are open for election on March 12th, 2019, at the Annual Municipal Election:

 School Board Member ……………………..3-Year Term

 School Board Member ……………………..3-Year Term

 Any Strafford resident who is a registered voter may file to be a candidate beginning January 23rd, 2019 through February 1, 2019. Declarations of Candidacy will be taken by the Town Clerk at the Town Hall during the Clerk’s regular business hours or on Friday, February 1st from 3:00 – 5:00 pm.

 *Official openings as of January 7th.  Future resignations of elected officials may add to candidate openings through the close of business day, January 22, 2019.


 

 Read about Strafford's 200th Anniversary Celebration !  Click on this link for information on how you

can get involved...

 

https://www.strafford1820-2020.com/

 

2019 Strafford Calendars on sale at the Town Hall now..$15 

With Proceeds going towards the Bicentennial Celebration 

and

...Just in and on sale for $20

Hampshire Pewter Bicentennial Commemorative Ornament

 


    2017 TOWN REPORT

 

2018 TOWN MEETING MINUTES


Strafford Selectmen Meeting Schedule:

January Meeting Dates:

January 8

January 15

WORK SESSION: January 22 at 5:30

January 29

BUDGET HEARING will be on Tuesday, February 5th at 6pm

Storm date: Thursday, February 7th at 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 EMAIL: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

BY MAIL: Strafford Town Hall

              Attn Ellen White, Town Administrator

              P.O. Box 23

              Center Strafford, NH 03815


 A Filming Project in Strafford

Townspeople might notice 2 former Strafford residents, Kevin Corcoran and his friend, Kaitlyn, doing some filming around town in the days ahead. They are preparing to make a short documentary about Strafford - its history, the beauty of the changing seasons, and preparations for our upcoming bicentennial. They are also hoping to meet and engage with residents who are able to share stories about the town where they grew up.

 


 DID YOU KNOW?  Strafford residents must clearly number their house....

Please find details of the ordinance here: Strafford Street Ordinance

 

We can't help you if we can't find you!

 


 

THE TOWN'S ASSESSOR IS OUT AND ABOUT STRAFFORD, PERFORMING STATE-MANDATED DATA VERIFICATION AND APPRAISALS.   YOU MAY SEE A BROWN FORD EXPLORER WITH A MASSACHUSETTS LICENSE PLATE AND 'KRT APPRAISAL' ON THE SIDE. 

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 WE APPRECIATE YOUR COOPERATION WITH THE ASSESSORS DURING THIS PROCESS!!


 

 M A P G E O

 

 CHECK IT OUT...

 

https://srpcnh.mapgeo.io/

 

For a map of Strafford, click below:

 

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Town Hall Holidays and Closed Dates

 

FOR 2018 CLOSED DATES:

-CLICK HERE-

 

 

FOR 2019 CLOSED DATES:

 -CLICK HERE-


A NOTE FROM THE TAX COLLECTOR'S OFFICE

 

Tax Rate 2017                                                                 NEW 2018 TAX RATE:

Town - $2.78                                                                                   Town - $3.28           

County - $2.86                                                                              County - $2.85

School (local) - $14.42                                                        School (local) - $15.20

School (state) - $2.23                                                          School (state) - $2.30

TOTAL = $22.29                                                                                         TOTAL = $23.63


 2017 Town Meeting Minutes - Click here 


 

 Retire your used and old flags at the Strafford Town Hall.


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This program is presented  by Boy Scout Troop 23 - Click here for details