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Announcement: Town Election Results 03.14.17

Below are the results of the Official Ballot for the Town of Bradford. Only write-ins with 3 or more votes are included on the list below. View a comprehensive list of write-in candidates HERE   Selectman- for three years John Pfeifle            135 Write-Ins George Angeli         3 Marlene Freyler       3 Harry Wright            3 Supervisor of the Checklist- for three years Jaqueline V. Pehrson 174 Trustee of the Trust Funds- for three years Michael C. James     159 Trustee of Brown Memorial Library- for three years Connie Scheffy         169 Patty Furness            151 .Annette Leonas        152 Scholarship Committee- for three years Mary Keegan-Dayton 172 Scholarship Committee- for two years Kathleen Bigford        122 Randy Thompson        36 Budget Committee- for three years Beth Downs               152 Claire James              128 Write-Ins…
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Announcement: Road Posting Notification

Town of Bradford, NH Beginning February 23rd, 2017 through May 1st, 2017 All Class V Roads will be restricted to a maximum of 6 tons total weight of vehicle and load and all Class VI Roads will be closed to wheeled vehicles.  Written exemptions may be obtained from the Highway Road Agent at 938-5916. Per Order of the Bradford Board of Selectmen Pursuant to RSA 41:11 & 47:17

Library Trustee Minutes 03.01.17

Draft: Minutes, March 1, 2017 The board meeting for the Brown Memorial Library was called to order at 6:05PM. In attendance were: Patty Furness, Mary Chris Duncan, Annette Leonas, Nola Jordan, Sandy Wadlington and Meg Fearnley. 1. The secretary’s report was presented and accepted. 2. Treasurer’s report was presented and “all is well”. We received 15 thousand from the town for our appropriation. We spent $565 (under payroll) for Quick Books. We discussed prices for copies. 3. Librarian’s Report- February was a short month and there was a snow day. E books are up from last year. 4. Old Business-Fire alarm system was repaired in February. Lift had been out of service but was repaired in February. (The problem was…
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Free Topo Maps (vetted safe)

National Geographic has recently created a page that provide the USPS Topological Maps of the entire United States as downloadables in a format that makes it easy for printing. This is a great resource for anyone who loves to use the outdoors and we have plenty of that in Bradford. Here is a sample of one page in our area (this has been reduced in resolution for the website):

Selectmen’s Agenda 03.20.17

Selectmen’s Meeting Agenda March 20, 2017 5:30 pm Bradford Area Community Center Pledge of Allegiance Roll Call – Appearances: Regular Business: Elect a Chair Autocraft Update Town Election/Town Meeting follow-up Reviews Town Hall Restoration Oversight Committee Pending issues: Accounts Payable and Payroll Manifest for review and signature Review minutes of March 13th meeting.

Selectmen’s Minutes 03.13.17

Board of Selectmen Meeting Minutes March 13, 2017 Pledge of Allegiance Meeting called to order at 5:32pm Roll Call- John Pfeifle, Chairman; Sonny Harris, Selectman (arrived at 5:35); Jim Bibbo, Selectman Karen Hambleton, Town Administrator; Marilyn Gordon, Treasurer were in attendance Appearances There were no appearances. Regular Business Autocraft: The Town has a new court date set for April 20th during which the court will expect an update on the vehicle removal process. Neither the Town Office nor the Police Dept has had any word from Mr. Wilcox regarding the removal of vehicles. Town Election/Town Meeting: Details regarding the Town Election and Town Meeting this week were discussed – heating, plowing, shoveling, etc. Accept Funds for Town Hall Restoration Trust Fund:…
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Cemetery Minutes 03.09.17

CEMETERY MINUTES MARCH 9, 2017 Members present :Trustees: Jane Lucas and Diane Whalley. Also present was Jim Lord, Custodian. The minutes of November 10 ,2017 were read and accepted by J. Lucas and D. Whalley.   OLD BUSINESS: Diane reported that the selectmen and the budget committee questioned the need for a warrant for the headstone repairs that are necessary. Michael James and Harry Wright ,Trustees of the Trust Funds were present and assured the cemetery committee that there are funds to adequately cover the cost of needed repairs. The warrant was withdrawn. Jane will contact Dickie Moore ,former maintenance/custodian of the cemeteries for over 30 years , to see if he knows anything about the broken headstones found behind…
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REMINDER: Town Clerk Hours 03.15.17

REMINDER:: The Town Clerk’s Office will be CLOSING AT 3PM on Wednesday March 15th due to Town Meeting.   HOURS this week Wednesday 3/15 12-3pm Thursday 3/16 8-12 & 1-4pm Friday 3/17 8-12 & 1-4pm

Selectmen’s Minutes 03.06.17

Board of Selectmen Meeting Minutes March 6, 2017 Pledge of Allegiance Meeting called to order at 5:30pm Roll Call- John Pfeifle, Chairman; Sonny Harris, Selectman; Jim Bibbo, Selectman Karen Hambleton, Town Administrator; Marilyn Gordon, Treasurer were in attendance Appearances Brackett Scheffy: Brackett came to answer any questions about the 2017 Town Hall plan. The question was raised as to whether or not the Community Center met code for the Town Offices. John stated that he has all intentions of going back into the Town Hall even if the Bond does not pass. Brackett also informed the Board that he found an interest rate of 2.99% for 10 years through Sugar River Bank. Regular Business Autocraft: It was brought to the Selectmen’s…
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