Mar 21

From the Town Administrator's Desk - March 22, 2018

Posted on March 21, 2018 at 10:24 AM by Elizabeth Dukes


At the April 2 Annual Town Meeting voters will be asked to approve the operating and capital budgets for the Town.  Article 4 presents the operating expenses for each Town department while Article 5 and 6 present the various capital purchases and projects.

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Mar 07

From the Town Administrator's Desk - March 8, 2018

Posted on March 7, 2018 at 10:06 AM by Elizabeth Dukes

March weather certainly came roaring in!  With gusts reaching hurricane force, astrological high tides and seas with waves over 30 feet in height, our coastal community was hit with a major nor’easter last week and, as I write this another in the forecast.  As noted by the Selectmen, our public safety teams, led by Police Chief Conley and Fire Chief Krammlinger, and DPW staff led by Foreman Shawn Johnson, served us all well as they responded to the many calls for assistance.

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Feb 28

From the Town Administrator's Desk - March 1, 2018

Posted on February 28, 2018 at 9:44 AM by Elizabeth Dukes

One of the main topics for the Annual Town Meeting scheduled for April 2 at the Memorial School Gymnasium is whether non-medical marijuana establishments should be allowed in town, and if so, where.  Based on the results of a state-wide referendum, new state law allows those over 21 to consume marijuana and allows various marijuana businesses to operate in the state.  Manchester voters approved the referendum by a vote of 51% to 49%. 

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