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2015 Rye Departments, Commissions, Boards and Committees

File for Civic News link:  DEPARTMENTS 2015 2015   DEPARTMENTS, COMMISSIONS, BOARDS & COMMITTEES Assessor Assessing ClerkField Appraiser    Dave HynesJoanne Drewniak Virginia Merrill Todd Haywood  Hired Beach Committee Keper ConnellLori Carbajal Larry Rocha Steve Hillman   2014-2015 Building InspectorAdministrative Assistant Peter RowellRosalie Andrews HiredHired Budget Committee  Paul E. Goldman- Chair 2017Raymond Jarvis-Clerk 2018 Douglas Abrams [...]

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August RCL News help

Table for Agenda:  RCL Meeting Coverage 8-2015 PDF:  RCL-Meeting-Coverage-8-2015 Meeting Date Video Minutes Owner Edited Trustee of the Trust Funds 3-Aug Yes None ZBA 5-Aug Yes Yes Rules & Regs 6-Aug None None Heritage Committee 6-Aug Yes Yes Board of Selectmen 10-Aug Yes None Planning Board 11-Aug Yes None School Board 13-Aug None None CIP [...]

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RCL Town Hall Committee July 2015 Notes

7/7/15 1.  Non-public sessions were conducted after this meeting and the prior one.  Discussion was apparently regarding acquisition of a new site for Town Hall.  A Special Town Meeting may be needed to approve that. 2.  Reasons for failure of $4.1 million Town Hall warrant article in 2015 were discussed.  Opposition e-mail from a builder [...]

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RCL July 16, 2015 Conservation Meeting Notes

File for Civic News: RyeConComNotes071615revCfinal Site walk scheduled for wetlands application at 31 Parsons’ Rd. on July 30. More Detail Tracy Degnan of Rockingham Planning Commission provided updates regarding Goss Farm, financing of former Rand Lumber acquisition, procedures for wetlands applications. More Detail NH DES approvals for 1126, 1232 and 2575 Ocean Blvd. were discussed.  More [...]

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July 13, 2015 BOS Site Walk RCL Notes

File for Civic League:  RyeBOSrclNotes071315siteWalkRevBfinal   Site walk was conducted, with several residents present, on Perkins Rd. Residents are requesting striping adjacent to driveways similar to what is planned on Ocean Blvd.  The Selectmen took the matter under advisement. Residents present complained about safety issues, as well as trash and public urination. Selectman Mills indicated [...]

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RCL Notes July 13, 2015 Board of Selectmen Meeting

File for Civic News:  RyeBOSrclNotes071315revBfinal Donations to the Heritage Commission for Town Hall were accepted.  The Selectmen questioned the authority of the Heritage Commission to expend funds without their approval.  More Details A public hearing will be scheduled on a grant aimed at reestablishing Rye as a participant in the FEMA Community Rating System.  That [...]

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RCL BOS Meeting notes June 8, 2015

File for Civic news:  RyeBOSrclNotes060815revBfinal The plan for striping of Ocean Blvd. has been submitted to the State and has preliminary approval.  After the Commissioner approves, striping will occur forthwith. More Detail Parking problems adjacent to St. Theresa’s Church were highlighted by two residents of the area.  On of the residents was given permission to [...]

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Rye non-posted meeting notes July 2015

RREC 06-16-15 Mtg. Minutes Mr. Fox video: Rye Mr. Fox V1 Rye Energy:  REC 6-2-15 Minutes Rye Beach Committee April 30 2015 Minutes

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2015 Rye History Trolley Tours

Rye History Trolley tour Monday September 7th, 10-11:30 AM Reservations required; write to  - see Rye Historical Society website under “news” for further information: or call 997 6742

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RCL Notes BOS Meeting May 11, 2015

File for the Civic News: RyeBOSrclNotes051115revBfinal The Selectmen authorized the Conservation Commission to repair damage to a Town trail after an unauthorized Jeep caused $9800 in damage. More Detail A former principal with The Shack Surf Shop was granted a permit to rent paddleboards on a drop off basis.  More Detail Namaste Beach Yoga was granted [...]

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Conservation Commission RCL Notes May 21, 2015

File for the Civic News:  ConCom051115revbfinal Site walks for wetlands applications at 94 Harbor Rd. and 2230 Ocean Blvd. were [...]

Recreation Commission May 4th RCL Notes

RECREATION COMMISSION MEETING Monday, May 4, 2015 Town Hall Court Room, Rye, NH 6:00 p.m. Rye Civic League Notes  Official [...]

RCL Rye Water District April 1, 2015 meeting notes

1.  General discussion and review and revision of March minutes (0:00 elapsed) 2.  Former Commissioner John Murtagh arrives.  No water [...]

RCL April 27, 2015 BOS Meeting Notes

File for Civic News:  RyeBOSrclNotes042715revBfinal Resident request for striping of parking spaces along Ocean Blvd. will not be accommodated this [...]

RCL Conservation April 16, 2015 time stamps

1.  Approval of minutes (0:46 elapsed) 2.  Wetlands permit, Gregg, 1230, 1232 and 1234 Ocean Blvd.  Site walk scheduled for [...]

RCL ZBA April 1, 2015 notes and time stamps

Rye NH Zoning Board of Adjustment Meeting April 1 2015 (timestamp of streaming video on town website) Preliminaries: 00:00:00 Pledge [...]