The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the City of Portsmouth for the twelfth consecutive year, the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the Fiscal Year 2018 budget document, Acting City Manager Nancy Colbert Puff has announced.
An Informational Public Meeting on Building and Fire Code Updates will be held on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 9:00 am in Conference Room A, City Hall
The Portsmouth Department of Public Works will hold its biannual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Saturday, October 28th at the Public Works facility at 680 Peverly Hill Road. Residents of Portsmouth, Greenland and Newington are encouraged to bring household chemicals for safe disposal between 8:00 a.m. and noon. Proof of residency is required..
On October 26, 2017 with the funding provided by Granite Shield Opioid Grant the Portsmouth Police Department working with the Seacoast High Intensity Drug Interdiction Team made up of local officers and detectives from Seabrook, Hampton, Greenland and Newington Police Departments, along with the assistance of the New Hampshire State Police Mobile Enforcement Team, the Drug Enforcement Administration and New Hampshire Probation and Parole arrested the following individuals:
214 Bellemarsh Road
South Berwick, ME
The Small Business Administration New Hampshire District Office is hosting a New Hampshire Finance Fair for small businesses on Friday, November 3rd, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Great Bay Community College.
The Portsmouth Plains Playground, located on the corner of Middle Road and Islington Street, is temporarily closed due to a bee infestation. Public Works is currently treating this issue and will notify the community when it reopens. In the meantime, residents are advised to keep their families away from this area.
PORTSMOUTH, NH – Registration for the 2017-2018 Downtown Employee Parking Permit Program is set to get underway Tuesday, October 24th. The permit will allow employees who work in Portsmouth’s downtown area to park at the Isles of Shoals Steamship Co. parking lot where 51 spaces will be available from Nov. 1, 2017 to April 30, 2018. Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis at the parking clerk’s office at 1 Junkins Ave. in Portsmouth City Hall.
LTCPartners will be hosting their second annual Veteran Career Fair at Pease International Tradeport on Thursday, October 19th from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. to connect veterans, active service members, and their families with a variety of Seacoast area employers offering job opportunities, employment resources, and training opportunities.
The NH SBA offers free webinars on the third Tuesday every month on topics of interest to small businesses. Their next webinar will be on Tuesday, October 17th from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. “Unlocking the Secrets To Cyber Security: A Layered Approach to Protect Your Business” will be with Jeff Kuhn, co-owner and Senior Solutions Architect for New England IT Partners.