Fire Department and Transfer Station Reports for September

At Monday’s selectmen’s meeting several department heads gave their monthly reports to the board. Attached are the fire department and transfer station reports.

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Tuftonboro Fire & Rescue Receives Recognition for Ice Rescue

From the Granite State News:

Members of the Tuftonboro Fire Rescue Department received a Unit Citation from the NH Fire and Emergency Medical Services Committee of Merit on Sept. 26 in Concord. They were rec- ognized for their efforts while performing an ice rescue with the air boat off the east end of Rattlesnake Island in Lake Winnipesaukee on Feb. 11. The Members were Lt. Chris Morgan, FF/ Paramedic Skip Galvin and Firefighter Kyle D. Williams. Members receiving recognition, from left to right, were FF Kyle D. Williams, FF/Paramedic Roswell “Skip” Galvin, and Lt. Christopher N. Morgan. Chief Adam L. Thompson was on hand to make the presentation to the members.

*Image of Tuftonboro Fire & Rescue members is from the Granite State News

Public Hearing: Highway Funds

The Board of Selectmen will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, September 11, 2017 at 9AM to accept the allocation of Highway Block Grant Funds from the NH Department of Transportation in the amount of $70,710.48. The hearing is required by Pursuant to RSA 31:95-b, III (a). The hearing will take place at the Town Offices: 240 Middle Road, Ctr. Tuftonboro, NH.

Selectmen and Road Agent Meet to Discuss Highway Budget Deficit

0:00:00 Pledge
0:00:25 Parks Rec
0:15:42 Lloyd “program budgets”
0:21:45 Jim Bean / Roads
budget review

0:42:30 seasonal expenditures
2016: Fall maintenance $28,309.50
0:47:25 Chip: take extraordinary events (weather) out of road budget. It makes it impossible to budget.
1:00:00 Lloyd: office space for road agent?
1:12:00 Trucks

Selectmen Meet with Road Agent

The selectmen (Lloyd Wood, Bill Marcussen, and Chip Albee) with with Jim Bean, the Road Agent, on Friday, June 16, 2017. They discussed the paving on Durgin and Union Wharf Roads, summer mowing of town roads, and the status of driveways on Durgin and Ledge Hill Roads.