The Belmont Town Hall will be closed on the following Dates in 2017: Monday, 2/20/17, President's Day
Also: 3/14/17 (Town Clerk/Tax Collector's Office only will close at 2pm), 5/29/17, 7/4/17, 9/4/17, 10/9/17, 11/10/17, 11/23/17, 11/24/17 and 12/25/17.
NOTICE: Due to last Monday's storm, Trash & Recycle pickup schedules delayed by one day through the end of this week (2/13-18)
NOTICE: Statewide - All Motor Vehicle Registration Services
Unavailable Friday 2/17 thru Tuesday 2/21
Local News Coverage
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The Deliberative Session of Town Meeting was held on Saturday, 2/4/17 - Deliberative Session Handout
Candidates for Election 2/6/17
Town Meeting Warrant - 1/27/17
Proposed 2017 Operating Budget (Warrant Article #17) - 1/11/17
Proposed 2017 Budget (MS737) - Updated 1/27/17
Default Budget - Updated 1/27/17
Proposed Zoning Amendments - 1/12/17
Deliberative Session clarifies intent of Mill-related warrant articles Winni Echo 2/9/17
We would like to correct the article in the 2/3/17 Laconia Daily Sun article below; the total cost of the contract between the Town of Belmont and the Police Department (Unit A of the Public Safety Union) over three years is $126,328 not the erroneous amount in today's paper of $250,000. The total cost of the three Collective Bargaining Agreements negotiated by the Town for the period 2017-2019 is $226,488. Belmont Board of SelectmenBelmont Town Meeting Saturday to consider raises for Police, Fire Daily Sun 2/3/17
Operating budget tops Belmont town warrant Winni Echo 2/2/17
Belmont Town budget poised for slight rise Daily Sun 1/13/17
Dollar-free Belmont Mill articles occupy Budget Committee Daily Sun 1/13/17
Belmont voters will be polled on the future of the Belmont Mill Daily Sun 1/3/17
Trash & Recycling Schedule delayed by one day for the upcoming week 2/13-18
Due to the forecasted weather emergency Bestway will not be running any waste or recycling collection routes on Monday. All routes will be delayed by one day for the remainder of the week.
Thank you for your support.
Vehicle Registrations Unavailable Feb 17 thru Feb 21
The NH Department of Safety, Division of Motor Vehicles will be implementing a new computer system statewide in February. As a result, there will be NO MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION PROCESSING in the Town Clerk's Office or DMV offices on February 17 through February 21st. DMV states that processing will resume on Wednesday, February 22nd.
The Belmont Town Clerk's office will be open regular office hours on these days for non-registration purposes only (with the exception of Monday, February 20th which is a Holiday). State Notice
Please visit the NH DMV website at www.nh.gov/dmv for updates concerning this implementation.
Advertisement for Bids - Road Construction
The Town of Belmont is advertising for bids for the construction of Ladd Hill Road Reconstruction - Phase 3
Separate sealed BIDS will be received by the Town of Belmont at the Belmont Corner Meeting House, 16 Sargent Road until 1:00 PM (Local Time) on February 21, 2017. Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at the Belmont Corner Meeting House. The work includes roadway reconstruction and paving work on Ladd Hill Road and Ladd Hill Road Extension. The project is approximately 8,000 feet in length.
Contract Documents may be obtained from Underwood Engineers, Inc., 25 Vaughan
Mall - Unit 1, Portsmouth, New Hampshire 03801-4012, upon payment of a fee of $80 per set, which will not be
refunded. Partial sets will not be
distributed. All requests for mailed
documents must be accompanied by an additional fee of $20 to cover the cost of postage and handling by regular UPS
Full Notice Feb 21
Eversource NH performing IR aerial patrols - 2/9 thru 2/17
Eversource NH Transmission will performing IR aerial patrols on the entire Transmission ROW System
PURPOSE OF FLYOVER: Eversource NH will be performing IR aerial patrols to identify any over Temperature equipment.
DATES AND TOWN: Thursday 2/9/17 - Friday 2/17/17 Flight Routes and areas will be determined by weather
DESCRIPTION OF AIRCRAFT: YELLOW AND BLUE Bell Jet Ranger, Tail # N445JB
FLIGHT TIMES: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., weather permitting
Special Revenue Fund (Fire/Ambulance Equipment and Apparatus Fund) Public Hearings
The Board of Selectmen held a Public Hearing in accordance with RSA 31:95-c to take public comment on changing the purpose of the Special Revenue Fund known as the Fire/Ambulance Equipment and Apparatus Fund on January 9, 2017.
The Board will hold a second Public Hearing on:
Monday, February 27, 2017, 5pm Corner Meeting House, 16 Sargent Street
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