DRAFT Minutes of Zoning Public Hearing of the Planning Board 1.17.19

AUDIO RECORDING of Zoning Amendment Public Hearing of the Planning Board 1/17/19


Effective January 22, 2019, the Select Board will begin an Appointment-based Agenda to enable meetings to be run more efficiently and more productively. Please use the downloadable appointment form below to submit to the Selectmen’s office in person or via email. Your cooperation is greatly appreciated.

Request form for Appointment on Selectmen’s Agenda


PUBLIC NOTICE for LOCAL ELECTIONS of Town Officials

In accordance with RSA 669:19 the filing period for candidates for the following positions in the March 12th Town Election will be Wednesday, January 23rd through Friday, February 1st, 2019The Town Clerk’s office is open to receive filings:

Tuesday & Thursday 10 – 6  Wednesday & Friday 8 – Noon

 For candidate filing only: the office will open Friday, February 1, 2019 3pm – 5pm

Local Elections, Candidate Filing Dates, Town Official Vacancies 2019


BUDGET COMMITTEE NOTICES

Budget Committee will meet Tues. Jan. 29 at 6:30 for review of warrant articles

PUBLIC HEARING   – Tuesday February 05, 2019 @ 7:00 p.m.

@Town of Effingham Municipal Offices, 68 School Street, Effingham

Budget committee approved department budget sheets that will be discussed are available at this link HERE. Limited printed copies will be available.

The Budget Committee will conduct normal business before the hearing starting at 6:30 p.m.

IN CASE OF WEATHER CANCELATION THE HEARING WILL BE:

Friday February 08, 2019 @ 7:00 p.m. at same location


Effingham Planning Board Notice

The Effingham Planning Board will hold a second public hearing Thursday, January 31st at 6:30 pm at the Town Offices located 68 School St., Effingham to consider the following proposed amendments to the Town Zoning Ordinance that were changed at the first hearing by the Planning Board on January 17, 2019.

  1. Amend Section 605 – Motor Vehicle/RV Storage
  2. Amend Section 302 Definitions to add Solar Energy System

Copies of the proposed changes are available for review at the Town Office, 68 School St, Effingham and at this link: Proposed Zoning Amendments 2019 for second hearing

The Effingham Planning Board will, immediately after the public hearing, conduct regular business of the board, to include approval of minutes and any other business that may come before the Board.


OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT AWARD FOR THE ECC!

The Effingham Conservation Commission received an Outstanding Achievement Award from the NH Association of Conservation Commissions at the 2018 annual meeting.


Ferry Beach Ecological Camp 2018 – Effingham Elementary School

2018 Ferry Beach Eco Camp 35d Grade EES


2017 Civic Awards: Emelyn Albert, Karen Payne, Dianne Park, Mike Cahalane

Emelyn Albert, Volunteer of the Yr; Karen Payne, Special Citizen of the Yr; Dianne Park, Employee of the Yr; Michael Cahalane, Elected Official of the Yr.


PINE RIVER CHERUBINI PRESERVE is now OPEN!

On August 26, 2017, the Effingham Conservation Commission held a leaf cutting for the new preserve and a short walk on a new trail that connects to an existing logging road leading down to the Pine River. Everyone who joined in the opening enjoyed the views of the river and surrounding wetlands.

All are welcome to come by and enjoy this special place (trailhead: Pine River Road).


Building Permits Required in the Town of Effingham

For any questions about whether a home or driveway project requires a permit, please contact the Zoning Enforcement Officer, Rebecca Boyden, at 539-7147. Permit applications, Grid and Zoning Ordinance are available online: “Docs, Forms & Applications”.


 e-911

NH Dept. Of Safety Community Notification Program. Click link below and fill in the appropriate information to be notified by local emergency response officials in the event of emergency situations or critical community alerts.

public.coderedweb.com


Reflective Address Marker

Click here to order Reflective Address Markers from the Fire Department.
Print out the form, complete the information and mail it to the Fire Department.


Effingham profiled in Upstate NH!