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Start Date: Monday, September 14, 2020 7:00 pm
Categories: Public Hearing*



In compliance with RSA 41:14-b the Selectmen announce Public Hearings on 09/14/20 and 09/28/20 at 7:00 PM to accept public input on the proposed ordinance entitled “Stop Sign on Wallace Road at the Mast Road Roundabout”. The result of this ordinance, if enacted, would placement of a Stop Sign on Wallace Road at the Mast Road Roundabout. Copies of the proposed ordinance are available online at or in the Town Clerk’s Office.

Due to the COVID-19 Outbreak and in accordance with Governor Sununu’s Emergency Order #12 pursuant to Executive Order 2020-04, the Select Board will conduct this public hearing electronically. The public has access to contemporaneously listen and participate in this public hearing through dialing the following telephone number (603) 766-JOIN (5646) and using the participate code 785645, followed by the # sign. If anybody has a problem with telephone access, please call (603) 384-3624.

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.


September 14, 2020


Remote via WebEx
Public Access via Telephone (see below)



6:00 pm

1.    Chairman – Announcement about remote public participation


2.    Acceptance/Correction of Minutes –  08/31/2020 public and non-public


3.    Announcements

6:10 pm

4.    Public Comment

6:15 pm

5.    Town Clerk and Town Moderator
Primary Elections & Preparation for General Elections


6.    DPW Director


a.    2020 CIP Vehicles – Bid Awards


b.    Surplus Vehicle Sale


7.    Town Administrator’s Report


a.    Committee Meeting Schedule


b.    Consent Agenda


c.    Assessor’s Recommendations


d.    Reappointment of Health Officer & Appointment of Deputy Health Officer
(NH RSA 128)


e.    Nomination for Reappointment - Piscataquog River Local Advisory Committee


f.     Land Acquisition Vote (RSA 41:14-a) – Purchase of Map 8, Lot 13B (located off Stinson Road) totaling 34.5 acres, to conserve land bordering Paige Hill Marsh, a designated prime wetland


g.    Traffic Ordinance Vote (RSA 41:14-b) – Parking Prohibited on south side of Mountain Base Road from Railroad Avenue to McFarland Road Ordinance


h.    2020 Grant Paperwork


                   i.    EMS FEMA Warm Zone Grant – Name Fire Chief Authorized Signer


                  ii.    GOFERR Municipal Relief Fund Grant – Name Finance Director Authorized Signer

7:00 pm

8.      Public Hearing (RSA 41:14-b) Proposed Traffic Ordinance - Stop Sign on Wallace Road at the Mast Road Roundabout


9.      Department Updates


10.   Select Board Discussion


a.    New Business


b.    Old Business:


                 i.    Membership Appointment - Village Piscataquog River Pedestrian Bridge Ad Hoc Committee


                ii.    Town Seal


c.    Action Matrix:


11.   Public Comment


12.   Non-Public Session RSA 91-A:3, II, (b) hiring and (c) matter which would adversely affect reputation

In accordance with the Governor’s Emergency Order #12, Pursuant to Executive Order 2020-04, the Goffstown Select Board will utilize the emergency meeting provisions of RSA 91-A to conduct meetings through electronic means while preserving, to the extent feasible, the public's right to notice of such meetings and ability to observe and listen contemporaneously.

Public Access Meeting by Telephone: Call:  (603) 766-JOIN (5646)                     
                                                                        Participant Code:  785645#                       

Problems with Access: Members of the public experiencing problems with access during the meeting are asked to call (603) 384-3624.

Access: Watch the meeting LIVE on Goffstown Television Channel 22 or on the GTV Facebook page at Facebook WILL NOT be monitored for public participation during public comment. Residents interested in participating in public comment should call the Public Telephone Access