Start Date: Monday, July 12, 2021 6:00 pm
Categories: Public Meeting*

July 12, 2021
SELECT BOARD - MEETING AGENDA

Goffstown Town Hall

Mildred Stark Room 106
16 Main Street, Goffstown, NH

CALL TO ORDER

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE   

6:00 PM

1.    Acceptance/Correction of Minutes

 

a.    06/28/21 public and non-public minutes

 

2.    Announcement

6:10 PM

3.    Public Comment

6:15 PM

4.    Sewer Commission Chairman Tim Redmond
East Union Street Pump Station

6:30 PM

5.    Public Hearing (NH RSA 41:14-b) - Adoption of Town Ordinance
Water Quality Ordinance

6:30 PM

6.    Public Hearing (NH RSA 41:14-b) - Adoption of Town Ordinance
Traffic Ordinances

 

a.    Juniper Drive Speed Limit Ordinance
Reduce speed on Juniper Drive to 25 MPH

 

b.    Meadowlark Lane, Benjamin Drive, and Kimberly Lane Speed Limit Ordinance Reduce speed on Meadowlark Lane, Benjamin Drive, and Kimberly Lane to 25 MPH

 

c.    Stop Sign on Higgins Street at the intersection of Cross Street Ordinance
Install a stop sign on Higgins Street at intersection of Cross Street

 

d.    Riverview Park Road Speed Limit Ordinance
Change the speed limit on Riverview Park Road to 25 MPH

 

7.    Town Administrator’s Report

 

a.    Committee Meeting Schedule

 

b.    Consent Agenda

 

c.    Budget Transfer Request - Quarterly Benefit Cash Out

 

8.    Department Updates

7:00 PM

9.    Public Hearing (NH RSA 41:14-a) Acquisition of Land
Conservation Easement Map 7, Lot 88 and 88B, Snook Road

7:00 PM

10. Public Hearing (NH RSA 31:95-e) Acceptance of Donation
Sidewalk Improvements on Laurier Street Adjacent to Tax Map 17, Lots 184-1 & 186
 From Ernest Smith - Estimated value of $13,000

 

a.    Acceptance of Sidewalk Easement Laurier Street - Tax Map 17, Lot 186

 

b.    Acceptance of Temporary License & Indemnification Agreements
Laurier Street - Tax Map 17, Lots 184-1 & 186

7:05 PM

11. Public Hearing (NH RSA 31:95-e) Acceptance of Donation
Rail Trail Improvements - 2,700ft of trail between Henry Bridge Rd and Danis Park Rd
From Friends of Goffstown Rail Trail - Estimated value $16,610

 

12. Select Board Discussion

 

a.    New Business:

 

b.    Old Business:

 

c.    Action Matrix:

 

13. Public Comment

 

14. Non-Public Session RSA 91-A:3, II - if necessary

ADJOURN BY 10:00 PM

The public is cordially invited to attend.

Except for scheduled public hearings all other times on the agenda are approximate.

Any person with a disability who wishes to attend this public meeting and needs to be provided a reasonable accommodation in order to participate, please call the Town Hall (497-8990 x 100) at least 72 hours in advance so that arrangements can be made.

TOWN OF GOFFSTOWN

PUBLIC HEARINGS

NH RSA 41:14-b

WATER QUALITY ORDINANCE

In compliance with 41:14-b the Select Board announce Public Hearings on 06/28/21 and 07/12/21 at 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 16 Main Street, Goffstown, NH to accept public input on the proposed ordinance entitled “WATER QUALITY ORDINANCE”. Copies of the proposed ordinance are available online at www.goffstown.com or in the Town Clerk’s Office. The Select Board is scheduled to vote on this ordinance on 07/26/21.

Any person with questions about this public hearing or in need of reasonable accommodation, please call the Town Hall (497-8990 ext 100) at least 72 hours in advance for arrangements.

TOWN OF GOFFSTOWN

PUBLIC HEARINGS - Highway Safety (see description below)

NH RSA 41:14-b

The Goffstown Select Board will conduct a Public Hearing in accordance with NH RSA 41:14-b on 07/12/21 and 07/26/21 at 6:30 pm at Goffstown Town Hall, 16 Main Street, Goffstown, NH to accept public input on:

  • Proposed ordinance entitled “Meadowlark Lane, Benjamin Drive, and Kimberly Lane Speed Limit ordinance” reducing speed on Meadowlark Lane, Benjamin Drive, and Kimberly Lane to 25 MPH.
  • Proposed ordinance entitled “Juniper Drive Speed Limit ordinance” reducing speed on Juniper Drive to 25 MPH.
  • Proposed ordinance entitled “Stop Sign on Higgins Street at the intersection of Cross Street ordinance” to install a stop sign on Higgins Street at intersection of Cross Street.
  • Proposed ordinance entitled “Riverview Park Road Speed Limit ordinance” to change the speed limit on Riverview Park Road to 25 MPH.

Copies of the proposed ordinances are available online at www.goffstown.com or in the Town Clerk’s Office. The Select Board is scheduled to vote on this ordinance on 08/09/21.

Any person with a disability who needs a reasonable accommodation, please call the Town Hall (497-8990 ext 100) at least 72 hours in advance for arrangements.

TOWN OF GOFFSTOWN

PUBLIC HEARINGS

In compliance with RSA 41:14-a the Goffstown Select Board will conduct Public Hearings on 06/28/21 and 07/12/21 at 7:00 p.m. at Town Hall, 16 Main Street, Goffstown, NH  to accept public input pertaining to accepting an executory interest in a 17-acre conservation easement being conveyed to the Piscataquog Land Conservancy on Map 7, Lots 88 and 88B, located on Snook Road. The Select Board is scheduled to vote on accepting an executory interest on 07/26/21.

Any person with questions about this public hearing or in need of reasonable accommodation, please call the Town Hall (497-8990 ext 100) at least 72 hours in advance for arrangements.

TOWN OF GOFFSTOWN

PUBLIC HEARINGS

DONATION OF SIDEWALK IMPROVEMENTS (RSA 31:95-E)

The Goffstown Select Board will conduct a Public Hearing in accordance with NH RSA 31:95-e on 07/12/21 at 7:00 pm at Goffstown Town Hall, 16 Main Street, Goffstown, NH to accept public input about a proposed donation of sidewalk improvements on Laurier Street adjacent to properties identified as Tax Map 17, Lots 184-1 and 186. The sidewalk improvements being donated to the Town have an estimated value of $13,000 as part of the site plan for Ernie’s Excavation on
Tax Map 17, Lot 184-1.

Any person with a disability who needs a reasonable accommodation, please call the Town Hall (497-8990 ext 100) at least 72 hours in advance for arrangements.

TOWN OF GOFFSTOWN

PUBLIC HEARINGS

DONATION OF RAIL TRAIL IMPROVEMENTS (RSA 31:95-E)

The Goffstown Select Board will conduct a Public Hearing in accordance with NH RSA 31:95-e on 07/12/21 at 7:05 pm at Goffstown Town Hall, 16 Main Street, Goffstown, NH to accept public input about a proposed donation of Rail Trail improvement from the Friends of Goffstown Rail Trail, specifically for construction of 2,700 feet of rail trail between Henry Bridge Road and Danis Park Road behind the county complex having a worth of $16,610, as a result of a Recreational Trails Program grant from the NH Trails Bureau. 

Any person with a disability who needs a reasonable accommodation, please call the Town Hall (497-8990 ext 100) at least 72 hours in advance for arrangements.