As part of a statewide effort to understand the needs of older adults, the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services’ (DHHS), Bureau of Elderly and Adult Services (BEAS) and the State Plan on Aging (SPOA) Planning Committee are seeking public input that will guide and inform the next four-year State Plan on Aging.
Applications for the seasonal boat slips at the Prescott Park docks will be accepted at the City of Portsmouth City Clerk’s Office from November 21st through 4:30 p.m.
As shown below, various Portsmouth departments have different office hours and closures in affect during this holiday season. Those with car registrations and more due at the month should note that City Hall will not be open on New Year’s Eve, December 31st; instead City Hall will have extended hours on the Friday, December 28th, remaining open until 4:30 p.m.
The December 20th Planning Board meeting will include a review and adoption of the Capital Improvement Plan (CIP).
On Wednesday, December 19th at the Library’s Levenson Room at 6:30 p.m., the City will host a kick-off public input session to discuss a potential North Mill Pond trail project. The purpose of this project would be to design a linear greenway and community park along the North Mill Pond.
Parking will be free at all downtown, on-street parking meters from Sunday, December 16th through Christmas Day, Tuesday, December 25th. While parking is free for these 10 days, time limits will still be enforced.
Portsmouth water remains in compliance with quality requirements for lead
The City of Portsmouth completed its recent round of sampling under the Lead & Copper monitoring program and is pleased to report that the water system remains in compliance with the current lead and copper regulations. This sampling is required by the U.S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) and is administered by NH Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) through the Lead and Copper Rule (LCR).
Coffee and Conversation with Steve and George this Thursday at 6:30 PM (12/6) in the Portsmouth Middle School Library.
Topic: Competency-Based Education
What is it all about?
How does it relate to our goals?
Where is Portsmouth in this work?
What are your thoughts?
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Each year a Grand Marshal is chosen who exemplifies the good work that has been done in Portsmouth. Former City councilor Harold Whitehouse was chosen because of his long-standing commitment to the Portsmouth community. “Mr.