The Board of Selectmen opened (1) bid for the Ramp at the Transfer Station. It was refused as it did not meet the required minimum bid of acceptance, which was $700. Selectman, Pete made a motion and seconded by Doug and approved to re-open the bid for the ramp (for the 2nd time) with the required bid of $400. or more. The bids will be opened on the Evening of June 26th. If you have any questions on a sealed bid process, please call the Selectmen's Office for more information. Thank you!
If you normally track updates made to the Wentworth website using ChangeDetection.com you have probably received an e-mail stating the ChangeDetection is now part of Visualping.
ChangeDetection used to just track text changes made to the website. Visualping allows you to track textual and visual parts of the page (like just the Recent Updates section on the Wentworth home page), and more. There is still a free option which allows users to perform 62 free checks each month (i.e. one page twice per day or several websites checked once per week) as well as paid options for greater customization as listed on their website.
The Supervisors of the Checklist for the Town of Wentworth will be in session on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 between the hours of 7:00 pm and 7:30 pm at the Wentworth town offices. The purpose of the meeting is to make corrections to the checklist and to register new voters. Last day for voters already registered, to change or declare a party affiliation. Only undeclared voters may declare a party and vote on primary election day. Respectfully, The Supervisors of the Checklist Susan Bliss Paula Davis Deborah Vlk
The Selectmen's Office has not received many (approx. 200) of the completed 2018 Inventory of Taxable Property forms as required by RSA 74:7a, which were due no later that April 15th. On behalf of the Select Board, we are asking that you please send in your forms or stop by the office for another copy. Let's keep the costly postage fees to a minimum, by returning your forms today. You can find instructions to assist you in filling out this form, on the back side. Please insure that all 7 steps are completed. (If no one lives at the property, please indicate so by "0" or "none" on step 5). Also, be sure that both property owners (if applicable) sign Step 7. Beginning the first week of June, letters will be sent out with a new Inventory form attached, for your convenience. This will be the Second Notice. The completion of that mailing must be received by our office, no later than July 12th, 2018, to prevent being penalized, by which will be reflected on your second tax bill. Should you have any questions, please contact the office at: (603) 764-9955. Respectfully, Arlene
The Selectmen's Business Meeting on May 8th, 2018 at 6:00 pm will have a special guest from NHDOT, Chris Turgeon, PE, Assistant District 2 Engineer. Mr. Turgeon was requested by town residents (who abut the proposed Dollar General Development) to address concerns, and answer questions regarding the culvert/water flow at the intersections of 6 NH Rte. 25 and Rte. 25A.
The Selectmen's Office is now accepting sealed bids on approx. a 25' ramp with railings, which can be seen at the Transfer Station. This ramp was used for previous recycling and is made from high grade, pressure treated lumber and trek. After a discussion with the Transfer Station Supervisor, the Select Board has agreed to a minimum reserve of $700.00. The highest, winning bidder will be responsible for the removal of this ramp. Arrangements for times of pickup will need to be made ASAP, unless other arrangements have been made and are in writing. The bidding process will close on May 22nd, at the Select Board meeting. Please send or drop off all sealed bids to the Administrative Assistant: Selectmen's Office c/o Administrative Assistant - Sealed Bid PO Box 2 - 7 Atwell Hill Rd. Wentworth, NH 03282
The Planning Board will meet Monday, April 9th at the Town Offices at 6:00 pm. Future Meetings will be held on the 1st Mondays of every month, at 6:00 pm. All are welcome! The Wentworth Conservation Commission will meet Thursday, March 29th at the town offices at 6:00 pm. Future Meetings will be held on the 4th Thursdays of every month, at 6:00 pm. All are welcome! The Selectmen will meet on Tuesday, March 27th at the Town Offices, Select Board Room at 6:00 pm.
There is NO Selectmen's Business Meeting on Tuesday, February 27th @ 6:00 pm. Sorry for any inconvenience. There will be a non-public meeting on Thursday, for Selectmen only. On Wednesday, March 6th there will be a Working Meeting Scheduled in the Board Room. The public is welcomed.
There will be NO Working Meeting held this Tuesday, February 20th. The Selectmen will be holding a PUBLIC HEARING on a Warrant Article #3"Adoption of Local Tax Cap" Thursday, February 22nd @ 5:00 pm. at the Wentworth Elementary School.
The Supervisors of the Checklist for the Town of Wentworth will be in session on Saturday, March 3, 2018 between the hours of 11:00 - 11:30 am at the Town Offices. The purpose of the meeting is to make updates and corrections to the checklist and register new voters.
A Public Budget Hearing & Selectmen's Business Meeting will be held at the Wentworth Elementary School tomorrow, Tuesday, February 13th at 5:00 pm. This meeting will be to review the Annual Budget and Warrant Articles for Town Meeting.
A public hearing will be held Thursday, February 22, 2018, 5:00 pm at the Wentworth Elementary School to discuss the following:
Warrant Article 3: Adoption of a Local Tax Cap
Shall we adopt the provisions of RSA 32:5-b, and implement a tax cap whereby the governing body (or budget committee) shall not submit a recommended budget that increases the amount to be raised by local taxes, based on the prior fiscal year’s actual amount of local taxes raised, by more than 1% (one percent).
Webster Memorial Library
Saturday, February 10
9 am to 11:30 am
Adults and children of our community
are welcome to stop by and make a Valentine's Day card at the Webster Memorial Library. We have
children-friendly supplies like stickers, paper hearts, and lace
hearts to make cards for the upcoming holiday.
Matt Bombaci, P.E. with Bohler Engineering will be at the next Selectmen's Business Meeting, January 30th, 2018 for a discussion on the Engineering/Architectural design for the Dollar General. This property is on the corner of Route 25 and 25A (aka: Pease/Blodgett Property). The meeting will begin at 5:00 pm for Budget and 6:00pm for Business. Have a great day.
Take notice that we are changing the date of the Town's Public Budget Hearing. There is a conflict of times and date with the Pemi-Baker School Board 2018-2019 Budget Deliberative Session on February 6th, 2018 at 6:30 pm. Therefore, the Town of Wentworth's Public Budget Hearing will be held on Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 at 5:00 pm. We are sorry for any inconvenience this might have caused.
There will be no Selectmen's Business/Budget Meeting tonight, January 16th per Selectmen. The meeting has been postponed until January 23rd @ 5:00 pm . The Select Board is sorry for any inconvenience this might have caused.
This message was posted at the local Post Office, Town Office Building, and sent out via email to those on the Town Tax Collector's email list.
Note: This position is for a fill-in position only to cover when needed.
Town of Wentworth is seeking applicants for the transfer station
attendant. The position is part-time, non-benefits. Applicants must be
comfortable dealing with the public and have a solid waste operators
license, level 1 minimum or the ability to obtain a license within one
(1) year of hire.
Duties include: checking in residents, issuing transfer station permits, writing receipts & collection of monies,
ensuring materials are disposed of in proper locations, maintenance and
cleaning of facility.