PUBLIC NOTICES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

Notices are shown in chronological order, with the most recent notices shown first. Older notices may be found in the archive at the bottom of this page.

Citizens' Meeting

There will be a meeting of concerned citizens to discuss the proposed gravel excavation project on Swamp Road. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 1, 2011, 7:00 pm at the Sharon Meeting House.

Please note that this meeting is being organized and will be conducted by
private citizens, not by any Town board or committee.

ZBA Hearing

Notice printed in the Monadnock Ledger-Transcript on February 15, 2011.

Town of Sharon
Zoning Board of Adjustment
Continuation of Hearing


Notice is hereby given in accordance with RSA 676:7 that the public hearing commenced on Wednesday, January 5, 2011 will be continued on Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 7:00 P.M. at the Meeting House, 432 N.H. Route 123, concerning an application for special exception submitted by the C. Wilson Sullivan Revocable Trust and Quinn Bros. Corporation for earth excavation from the Trust’s property on Swamp Road, Map 7, Lot 21. The applicants are proposing the excavation of between 75,000 and 125,000 cubic yards of sand and gravel annually for a period of up to 20 years, removing material from approximately 50 of the property’s total 95 acres.
Interested parties or their representatives are invited to attend.
Copies of the application and supporting documents may be obtained by calling the Board’s secretary, Will Fenno, at 924-3064.

Town Warrant

TOWN OF SHARON, NEW HAMPSHIRE

TOWN WARRANT


To the inhabitants of the Town of Sharon, New Hampshire, in the County of Hillsborough, qualified to vote in Town affairs:

You are hereby notified to meet in the Sharon Meeting House in said Town on Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at 11:00 in the forenoon to ballot for Town Officers and other questions required by law to be decided by ballot. The polls will be closed at 7:00 P.M. The business meeting will start at 8:00 P.M. on the same date at the Sharon Meeting House.

ARTICLE 1. To choose all necessary Town Officers for the year ensuing.

ARTICLE 2. To see if the Town will vote to set the following amounts which shall be paid to the Town Officers for their services, or take any action relative thereto:

COMPENSATION SCHEDULE

Selectmen - $1,800 per year
Selectmen's Assistant - $18 per hour
Town Clerk - $2,800 per year plus fees
Deputy Town Clerk - $600 per year
Collector of Taxes - $2,800 per year plus fees
Deputy Collector of Taxes - $600 per year
Treasurer - $1,800 per year
Trustees of Trust Funds - $50 per year
Moderator - $40 per session
Deputy Moderator - $450 per year
Supervisors of the Checklist - $450 per year
Fire Warden - $150 per year
Deputy Fire Wardens - $100 per year
Building Site Inspector - $75 per permit issued
Emergency Management Director - $500 per year
Emerg. Mgmt. Dir. for disaster mgmt. - $25 per hour, not to exceed $500
Deputy Emergency Management Director - $250 per year
Deputy Health Officer - $25 per hour

ARTICLE 3. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate the following sums of money for the purposes specified, or take any action relative thereto:

ACCOUNT - DEPARTMENT - AMOUNT

4130 - Executive - $20,000
4140 - Election and Registration - $10,200
4150 - Financial Administration - $24,000
4153 - Legal Expenses - $8,000
4191 - Planning and Zoning - $10,000
4194 - General Government Building - $2,000
4195 - Cemeteries - $1,100
4196 - Insurance - $4,000
4210 - Police - $75,751
4215 - Ambulance - $3,617
4220 - Fire - $44,731
4240 - Building Site Inspection - $450
4290 - Emergency Management - $1,900
4300 - Highways - $79,115
4316 - Street Lighting - $300
4324 - Solid Waste Disposal - $26,340
4411 - Health Administration - $300
4414 - Animal Control - $300
4415 - Health Agencies and Hospitals - $999
4441 - Welfare - $4,000
4550 - Library - $5,644
4619 - Conservation Commission - $520
4711 - Principal on Long Term Note - $28,262
4721 - Interest on Long Term Note - $6,729
4723 - Interest on Tax Anticipation - $300
TOTAL - $358,558

ARTICLE 4. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate the sum of $6,400 for appraisal services including general assessing, data verification and statistical update, Account 4150, or take any action relative thereto.

ARTICLE 5. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate the sum of $2,400 to be placed in the Assessment Reserve Fund, Account 4915.5 previously established, or take any action relative thereto. The selectmen recommend this article.

ARTICLE 6. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate the sum of $2,000 for the purchase of non-volatile shelving for the Meeting House archive room, Account 4194, or take any action relative thereto.

ARTICLE 7. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate the sum of $4,000 to be placed in the Legal Expense Fund, Account 4915.7 previously established, or take any action relative thereto. The selectmen recommend this article.

ARTICLE 8. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate the sum of $10,000 to be placed in the Town Bridge Fund, Account 4915.2 previously established, or take any action relative thereto. The selectmen recommend this article.

ARTICLE 9. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate the sum of $10,000 to be placed in the Town Highway Repairs Fund, Account 4915.3 previously established, or take any action relative thereto. The selectmen recommend this article.

ARTICLE 10. To transact any other business which legally shall come before this meeting.

Given under our hands and seal at said Sharon, this 15th day of February, 2011.

Chester S. Bowles
Marc T. LaPlante
Harry J. Dermody
SELECTMEN OF SHARON

Citizens' Meeting

There will be a meeting of concerned citizens to discuss the proposed gravel excavation project on Swamp Road. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 15, 2011, 7:00 pm at the Sharon Meeting House.

Please note that this meeting is being organized and will be conducted by
private citizens, not by any Town board or committee.

ZBA Hearing - Update

The continued hearing of the Zoning Board of Adjustment regarding the proposed gravel excavation project on Swamp Road is now scheduled for Tuesday, February 22, 2011, 7:00 pm at the Sharon Meeting House.

Here is a chronology of events:

January 5, 2011 - First meeting. The hearing was not completed so the meeting was continued until February 2, 2011.

February 2, 2011 - Hearing could not be held due to inclement weather. Hearing was initially re-scheduled for February 9, 2011.

February 9, 2011 - The hearing cannot be held on this date due to scheduling conflicts.

February 22, 2011 - Date of the re-scheduled continuation of the hearing regarding the proposed gravel excavation project.

Citizens' Meeting

There will be a meeting of concerned citizens to discuss the proposed gravel excavation project on Swamp Road. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 8, 2011, 7:00 pm at the Sharon Meeting House.

Please note that this meeting is being organized and will be conducted by
private citizens, not by any Town board or committee.

ZBA Hearing

The Zoning Board of Adjustment hearing scheduled for February 2, 2011 has been postponed until February 9, 2011, 7:00 pm at the Sharon Meeting House.