Gorham town budget and warrant articles

Town Manager Bill Jackson presented the town budget to the budget committee at a public hearing held last night at the town hall. The town's portion of the budget is flat for the most part except for an increase of $152,793 for the total general fund that includes a $22,768 increase for health insurance costs, a $17,600 increase for solid waste and almost $25,000 in personnel benefits. There are 44 articles on the town warrant. The sixth article asks voters to raise and ...

Berlin High would see largest budget increase

SAU budget could go up about 13%; Special education would see small increase

The proposed SAU 3 budget was presented and discussed last night at the Berlin School Board meeting, a budget that would see an increase of $1,389,941 (13.09 percent) from what was appropriated in the 2002-2003 fiscal year. Administrators from SAU 3 discussed each part of the proposed budgets with board members through a Powerpoint presentation that broke down all increases and decreases into separate ...

Historical Society hoping for $50,000 in LCHIP funds to preserve barns

PSNH donates $1,000 to the effort

While most people will be hoping for flowers or mushy cards next Friday, the Berlin and Coos County Historical Society will be anxiously awaiting word on its $50,000 grant application. On Valentine's Day, the state Land Conservation and Heritage Improvement Project is scheduled to release the name of those awarded money in its latest round of grants. The society has applied for a grant to do emergency stabilization work on the former Brown Company ...

Gorham town budget and warrant articles

Town Manager Bill Jackson presented the town budget to the budget committee at a public hearing held last night at the town hall. The town's portion of the budget is flat for the most part except for an increase of $152,793 for the total general fund that includes a $22,768 increase for health insurance costs, a $17,600 increase for solid waste and almost $25,000 in personnel benefits. There are 44 articles on the town warrant. The sixth article asks voters to raise and ...