Planning Board Opening

There is an opening on the Planning which meets on the first Tuesday of every month at 7:00pm.

The Planning Board is charged with finding a balance between the rights of property owners to develop or change their property within the regulations of the State of New Hampshire and Town of Rollinsford.

Interested residents may submit a letter of interest to the Town Office or selectboard@rollinsford.nh.us by 4:00pm Friday, September 17th.

Planning Board Opening

There is an opening on the Planning which meets on the first Tuesday of every month at 7:00pm.

The Planning Board is charged with finding a balance between the rights of property owners to develop or change their property within the regulations of the State of New Hampshire and Town of Rollinsford.

Interested residents may submit a letter of interest to the Town Office or selectboard@rollinsford.nh.us by 4:00pm Monday, September 13th.

Budget Committee Opening

There is an opening to serve on the Town’s Budget Committee. The Budget Committee reviews budget proposals made by the Town, School, and District then deliberates and determines a bottom line amount for each to bring forward to the voters.

The Committee meetings are on Wednesday nights at 6:30. They meet quarterly to review Town, School, and Water Sewer District Expenses and weekly in the fall months. There are two Saturday meetings: one in January and one in February.

Applicants are asked to be submit a letter of interest in joining the Committee. Please include a brief statement about why you would like to serve and what you bring to the Committee (willingness to volunteer, perspective of the residents, some kind of practical skills or experience like accounting or purchasing, etc.). No related experience is required.

 

To submit a letter of interest or questions about the position: email or call the Town Administrator: 742-2510 x313

 

 

 

Budget Committee Opening

There is currently an opening on the Budget Committee. The Committee meets mostly on Wednesdays in the fall though there are other meeting dates including a Saturday morning in January. The Committee is responsible for considering budget requests from Department Heads and the Select Board and deciding on a figure to bring forward to the voters. No experience is required. Anyone registered to vote in Rollinsford is eligible to serve.

If you are interested in serving, please send a letter of interest via email or place it in the drop box in the front door of the front office. Please let us know why you are interested in serving and what you bring to the Committee.

Select Board Opening

The Select Board is comprised of three elected officials whose duty it is, “to manage the prudential affairs of the town.” (RSA 41:8) This would include managing the fiscal operation of the Town, as well as a variety of functions including assessing, welfare, projects and contracts, and human resource management.

The Board has committed to meeting every other week for the rest of the year on Monday evenings. The schedule can be found on the calendar on the Town website. Additional meetings are likely to be necessary in the fall for budgeting.

If interested, please submit a letter of interest to the Select Board including a brief introduction of yourself and what you would lend to the Board.

Email questions to the Town Administrator

Town Board & Committee Openings

Declaration of Candidacy is available at Town Office for the following positions:

  • One Select Board member and overseer of the poor for (3) three year term;
  • One Town Treasurer for (1) one year term;
  • One Chief of the Fire Department for (1) one year term;
  • Three members of the Budget Committee for (3) three year term;
  • One member of the Budget Committee for (1) one year term;
  • One Trustee of the Trust Funds for (3) three year term;
  • One Trustee of the Library Trust for (3) three year term;
  • One Trustee of the Cemetery Trust for (3) three year term.

The filing period opens January 25, 2017 and closes February 3, 2017

Town Office business hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri 9-1 and Thurs 3-7pm

Special Sign-up Session will be held: Friday, February 3, 2017 from 3:00 pm – 5:00   pm