Upcoming Meetings 8.30-9.1

All meetings will be held at the Town Hall unless otherwise noted 

ZBA Meeting, Thursday, August 26th CANCELLED– there are no pending applications

Select Board Meeting, Monday, August 30 at 6pm The Select Board is now offering a hybrid approach to meetings so people can listen to meetings and speak during public comment periods. Links to meetings are available through the calendar on the Town website. NOTE: Unlike previously when meetings were held remotely, meetings now must be held in person at the Town Hall. In case of a failure of technology or other inability to meet remotely, the in-person meeting will continue. 

For your convenience, the remote meeting information for Wednesday night is listed below:

MEETING LINK

Phone: 1 929 205 6099 US Meeting ID: 865 3786 2326 

Stormwater Committee Meeting, Tuesday, August 31 at 6:30pm 

CIP Committee Meeting, Wednesday, September 1 at 6:30pm 

Select Board Meeting Date Change and Hybrid Option

The Select Board meeting scheduled for tonight, Monday, August 23, 2021 has been rescheduled to Wednesday, August 25th still at 6:30pm.

The Select Board is now offering a hybrid approach to meetings so people can listen to meetings and speak during public comment periods. Links to meetings are available through the calendar on the Town website. NOTE: Unlike previously when meetings were held remotely, meetings now must be held in person at the Town Hall. In case of a failure of technology or other inability to meet remotely, the in-person meeting will continue.

For your convenience, the remote meeting information for Wednesday night is listed below:

Link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/88612666890

Phone: 1 929 205 6099 US

Meeting ID: 886 1266 6890

The CIP Committee Meeting scheduled for Thursday, August 19 will begin at 6:00pm (rather than 6:30pm as was previously announced).

Open position: School Board Member

A member of the Rollinsford School Board has resigned ahead of their term expiration. The remaining board members have the authority to appoint a new member to serve until the next town election in March 2022.

The school board meets the second Thursday of every month and holds additional meetings during budget season. Some members also serve as ex-officio members on other boards and committees.

If you are interested in being considered for appointment, please send the school board a letter of interest indicating why you are interested in serving and any applicable experience or expertise you would bring to the board.

Please direct letters of interest:

By email

Or by postal mail to:

Rollinsford School Board

51 West High Street
Somersworth, NH 03878

Questions may be directed to the email address above.

SELECT BOARD POSITION OPENING

Myles England has resigned from the Select Board effective August 20th referencing increased demands from his primary job. The Select Board wishes Myles all the best and thanks him for his service to the Town.

This resignation creates an opening on the 3-member Board which governs the operations of the Town. The remaining two Board members have the authority to appoint a third member who would serve until the next Town Meeting in March, 2022.

The Select Board meets on Monday nights at 6:30pm every other week. Sometimes off-week meetings are scheduled when needed. Select Board members also serve as ex-officio members on other boards and committees.

If interested in being considered for appointment, please send the Select Board a letter of interest indicating why you are interested in serving and any applicable experience or expertise you would bring to the Board.

Please direct letters of interest:

By email to: selectboard@rollinsford.nh.us

By mail or drop off at the Town Office at: 667 Main Street, PO Box 309

Questions may be directed to the email address above, at the Town Office, or by phone:

742-2510 x313

Public Hearing 8.24.21: Parking

The Select Board will be holding a public hearing to hear from residents about a proposed change to Ordinance 75-01 regulating parking.

Section #3 describing the no-parking area on Main Street would be changed to include the additional language noted in red:

“From Front Street to a point 15’ west of the Prospect Street intersection except that compact cars may park directly in front of 619, 621, 629 and 631 Main Street. A compact car is defined as a vehicle that fits between the road and the sidewalk such that it is parked entirely off the road without touching the sidewalk.”

The public hearing is at the Town Hall on Tuesday, August 24th at 6:30pm. Those who are unable to attend are welcome to submit comments in writing at Town Hall or via email.