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RCL October 11, 2017 BOS Notes

File for Civic News:  RyeBOSrclNotes101117revBfinal Selectman Musselman proposed the creation of paid non-resident parking areas on side streets near the beach. Residents with stickers could also use those areas.  Reception from the other Selectmen was lukewarm. The Shoals View Drive paving bid came in at over twice the $125,000 that voters appropriated. All bids will be […]

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Pic 2 July 24th 2nd Readings of Carcinogens at Grove Rd. Landfill

July 24 PFC Data Map 2
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RCL December 12, 2016 BOS Meeting notes

File for Civic League:  RyeBOSrclNotes121216revCfinal The Selectmen refused to release an opinion of the Town Attorney that, they assert, permits Shawn Crapo (lost in the last election) to continue to serve on the Budget Committee as a representative of the Rye Beach Village District, even though he is not a Commissioner of that District. More […]

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RCL Conservation Commission February 20th Notes

March 2016 Meeting Notes from the RCL: RyeConComNotes031716revBfinal   File for Civic News:  RCL CC Notes Feb. 20 2016 RCL Notes, Conservation Commission, Meeting Thursday, February 18th, 2016. Wetland Applications: 1313 Ocean Blvd, Lot 1, Ocean Wave, LLC – Ambit Engineering. Steve Riker, from Ambit Engineering, stated that the proposal is to tear down the existing […]

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RCL November 9, 2015 BOS Notes

File for Civic News:  RyeBOSrclNotes110915revBfinal It was agreed that a warrant article would be prepared leading to possible sale of the Parsonage Apartments for one dollar to the Housing Partnership. More Detail The Selectmen requested more information on a proposal to dredge Sagamore Creek and deposit the sand off of Wallis Sands beach.  More Detail […]

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RWD Article Public Hearing March 19, 2015

For the Civic News: RyeWaterDistSB2hearing031215revCrevisedFinal   Resident points to research that he did on SB2, indicating that, once towns become larger and less cohesive, factions and groups form, and traditional town meetings become less effective.  More Detail Another resident points out the planned $5.5 million water treatment plant in 2017 and expresses concern that such a […]

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Article 9 Add a new police officer

Police vs. Pop Chart

From Chief Walsh:  The purpose of this summary is to inform Rye residents of the types of crimes and quality of life complaints the police department has investigated over the last nine years. Because of the type of activity Rye has had through those nine years, I am recommending an additional officer in 2015. I […]

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RCL BOS October 27, 2014 Notes

RCL File for Civic News: RyeBOSrclNotes102714revBfinal Treasurer Leon Blaisdell passed away.  Jane Ireland was appointed Treasurer through the 2015 election. More Detail Health insurance rates will be down significantly next year, allowing significant budget reductions. More Detail The town-owned Parsonage Apartments needs a new roof and other improvements.  The management firm, the Housing Partnership suggested that […]

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Rye Climate Change August 27, 2014 Notes and Documents

Overview Document:  Rye, County and State Climate Change Initiatives Overview 21 Actions for an Individual:   Climate Change 21 Things You Can Do 28 Actions for a Municipality:  Climate Change 28 actions for Municipalities Overview of Vulnerability Assessment:   Vulnerability Assessment Overview Risk Assessment:  Tides and Storms Risk Assessments NH Climate Change Past & Future:   NH Climate […]

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RCL Notes of March 20, 2014 Conservation Meeting

HTML Version for Civic News:      RyeConservCmmn032014revBfinal NOTES OF MARCH 20, 2014 RYE CONSERVATION COMMISSION MEETING Final Revision B – Provided by the Rye Civic League Present from the Conservation Commission:  Jim Raynes, Jaci Grote, Mike Garvan, Sally King (arrived late), Jeff Gardner Also present:  Dyana Ledger, transcriptionist             Present from public:  Selectman Joe Mills […]

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2018 RCL Election Support

My voting Sheet:  Rye 2018 My Voting Sheet Warrant Article Presentation – updated after the Deliberative Meeting:  RCL 2018 Warrant Articles Information […]

Rye Clean Water Information

Slides for November 8th Water in Rye: Water in Rye Presentation Final 8 Nov 17     No Video – camera […]

RCL Support for Property Assemsment

Open this document:  RCL Property Assesment Support July 2017

RCL Discussion Topics

Here are the different topics for discussion.   We have started with some information and opinion “not right or wrong”, […]

Heritage Commission Education on Town Hall Questions

Selectman Musselman responding to assertions in John Loftus Letter to the Editor Click Here Resident produced clarification of public statements […]

2018 School Deliberative Meeting Notes

File for Civic News:  SchoolDelibSess020618revBfinal An attempt to decrease the operating budget by approximately $76,000, the cost of Rye’s contribution to […]

RCL February 26, 2018 BOS Notes

File for Civic News: RyeBOSrclNotes022618revBfinal A long-time resident provided documents to the Selectmen that, she said, supports her assertion that Esther […]

RCL February 12, 2018 BOS Meeting Notes

File for Civic News:  RyeBOSrclNotes021218revBfinal A resident expressed disappointment at the late disclosure of the fact that, if the Town were […]

School Ballot article 2 Similar NH Case

Similar case: On February 20, 2018, the Hillsborough Superior Court ordered a reduction in Weare, NH default budget because the […]

Rye Prescription Drug disposal service

A new program for Rye residents to safely dispose of their outdated and unwanted prescription drugs is being implemented by […]