Thursday, July 2, 2020

HEALTH WARNING


The Baker River has recently been tested for e-coli bacteria.  The area of Silver Bridge on Saunders Hill Road has a high level of e-coli.  The Town's Health Officer is issuing a warning for swimming and other water based recreational activities for that area.  She will post a sign.


SWIM AT YOUR OWN RISK

Thank you.

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Sunday, June 28, 2020

New Wednesday Hours at the Library Starting July 1

Beginning July 1 the library's schedule on Wednesdays will change to 9:30 am - 12:30 pm and 1:00 pm to 5 pm. 

Full library schedule:

Monday: 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 12:00 noon


Library Open to the Public June 29, 2020

Starting Monday, June 29, 2020, Webster Memorial Library is open again to the public for a limited “grab-and-go” service. There can be a maximum of 11 people in the building at the same time.

THIS MEANS:
  1. Using the library will only be for checking out books, magazines, DVDs. Reading/researching the non-circulating collection will not be available right now.
  2. Limited copier use-short jobs only
  3. Public computer use will be unavailable
  4. No public use of restroom
  5. All internet use on personal devices needs to be done outside (we have great WiFi!)
  6. Sitting at the long table will not be available
  7. Library stapler, scissors, etc., will not be available for public use

PORCH-SIDE SERVICE WILL STILL BE AVAILABLE
SEE NOTICE FROM MAY 19 FOR MORE INFORMATION

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Frescoln Rd and Cross Road bridge work starting June 23

MESSAGE FROM THE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT

The boring and tests for Frescoln Road and Cross Road bridges will start on Tues., June 23rd and be completed on Fri., June 26th.  S W Cole is doing the work and will provide traffic control and signs.  For questions, please call Road Agent at 764-4304.

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Thursday, June 11, 2020

Select Board Mtg Info June 16


SELECT BOARD MEETING FOR JUNE 16, 2020



There will be no live recording on You Tube at this meeting.  It will be a Zoom Meeting, or you may participate in person if there is enough space for social distancing.

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Thank you,
Linda


Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Supervisors of the Checklist Meeting June 2


Town of Wentworth Residents

The Supervisors of the Checklist for the Town of Wentworth will be in session, June 2, 2020 at 7 pm at the Town Office. The purpose of the meeting is to update and make corrections to the checklist and to register new voters for the State Primary Elections held on September 8, 2020.

LAST DAY TO CHANGE PARTY AFFILIATION BEFORE THE STATE PRIMARY ELECTION

Download a copy of the Application to Change Party Affiliation form from the New Hampshire Secretary of State's office here:  http://sos.nh.gov/ElecForms2.aspx.

Supervisors of the Checklist 

Deborah Vlk, Susan Bliss, Brian DuBois


Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Webster Memorial Library Offering Porch-Side Service

Starting May 20th, the library will be offering porch-side service so patrons can once again borrow items! 

You can let us know what you would like to borrow by checking our online catalog and then requesting a hold. 

You will receive a phone call to arrange a pick-up time, or, if you would like an email instead, please fill in the email portion of the request hold. Items will be placed in a paper bag and put on the porch for pick-up. 

If you have young children and would like us to pick out and fill a bag with picture books, please let us know. 

No one will be allowed into the building at this time

Pick-up times will be:
Monday 1:00--5:45
Wednesday 11--4:45
Saturday 9-11:45
Please return all items in the book drop

Catalog link (also found on the library page of the town website)
http://opac.libraryworld.com/
opac/signin?libraryname=WEBSTER%20MEMORIAL

Thursday, May 7, 2020

NH Electric Co-op Herbicide Notice

Starting May 15, 2020 New Hampshire Electric Co-op and its contractor consultant intends to apply herbicides along various power line right-of-ways during 2020.

Download the attached file to learn more about:
- Identification of power lines scheduled for treatment
- Herbicide products to be used
- Coupon for individuals who want personal notification or who want to advise NHE Co-op of sensitive areas of concern
- Copies of topographical maps describing the power line and rights of way intended for treatment.

 2020_nh_co-op_vegetation_control_service_herbicide.pdf (4.4 MB, PDF)

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

Planning Board - May 4, 2020 Agenda

The Wentworth Planning Board Meeting is scheduled at  6:30 PM 4 May in the Selectman’s meeting room at Wentworth Town Office.  This meeting will be a combination meeting where Board Chairperson Marina Reilly Collette, Board Members Palmer Koelb, Hannah Paquette and board secretary John Meade will be at Town Office. The remainder of the board as well as any townsperson can attend via Zoom Conference remotely, The following is an agenda and  link for this meeting.


Agenda 4 May 2020

- 6:30 PM open meeting with Quorum of 4 or more board members. Madame Chairperson to oversee the meeting.

- 6:33 6 April Minutes provided to the board electronically will be reviewed for accuracy and be amended if necessary for acceptance.

- 6:35 PM Hannah Paquette as a write in candidate is interviewed by Madame Chairperson and a vote to appoint to the board for year 2020-2021.

- 6:45 PM Craig Pasco as alternate will be interviewed by Madame Chairperson and a vote to reappoint as an alternate board member for year 2020-2021

- 6:48 John Meade to Recuse himself from the Icer LLC review meeting.

- 6:50 PM Mr. Scott Sanborn of Cardigan Mountain Surveyors LLC will speak to the board in the review meeting to a minor subdivision of 219-223 Mount Moosilauke Highway ( Old Dog Kennel lot at Hooper Hill Road.) Official Plat will be provided to the board members electronically.

- 7:05 PM Review and distribution of the amended Wentworth Planning Board Regulations. PDF and hard copies for distribution if I am able to get printed/bound timely.

NOTE:  This meeting will be held on Zoom.  Please contact John Meade at  jpmeade@comcast.net  for contact information.




Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Clean Fill Available for Residents

NOTICE FROM THE SELECT BOARD



The Town is seeking residents who would be willing to have clean fill dumped on their property.  This fill will mainly come from the ditching of our roads.  If you are interested, please notify the Administrative Assistant in writing with your name, address and phone number.

Email:  townofwentworth@wentworth-nh.org
Mail:  P.O.Box 2, Wentworth, NH  03282
Mailbox in front of Town Offices

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