Town News Archive
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will be provided here for reference (most recent listed at top).
Public Health Threat Declaration August 24th for WNV and EEE and
Public Notice - from Police -
Tax Rate Information
Selectmen's explanation of Warrant Articles 2011
Annual Voting Notice &
Town Deliberative Session and Vote Notice
Nov. 2, 2010 Election Results
Public Notice - Mosquito Control
Bulky Item Pickup Monday September 13, 2010 -
Dog Licensing Reminder
Please remember to license your dog(s) annually by April 30th. All
dogs, 4 months of age or older, must be licensed with the Town Clerk
pursuant to RSA 466:1. A valid rabies certificate and proof of
spaying/neutering are required for licensing.
(1st animal only):
March 2010 Election Results:
Supervisors of the Checklist
Pound School provides new Town
The Supervisors of the Checklist of East Kingston, New Hampshire will
meet on Saturday, February 27, 2010 from 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the
Pound School for the purpose of registering new voters and making
corrections to the Checklist. Residents may also register at the Town
Clerk/Tax Collector’s office during normal business hours.
This is the last day for Town Clerk/Supervisors to accept voter
registration applications. No additions or corrections shall be made to
the Checklist after February 27, 2010 until Election Day, which is March
9, 2010 at which time the polls will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
at the East Kingston Elementary School.
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NH DHHS Announces Activation of H1N1 Flu Public Inquiry Line
The East Kingston Planning Board extends an invitation to take part in
a forum 11/7/09 to discuss options to accommodate new areas for commercial and
business development in town.
Management Coordinator position posting (pdf)
The East Kingston Elementary School Board invites you to attend a
community forum in regards to the Richard E. Sargent Trust, a gift of
$300,000 to the town of East Kingston for school purposes. The EKES School
Board welcomes input from all community members to help the School Board
decide the best way to distribute this generous gift.
View Flyer with details and dates (pdf).
Dragon Mosquito will be spraying East Kingston School Fields and Foss
Wasson Field on Friday evening, Sept 4th. People can use the fields the
Powwow Pond Council / August 14, 2009
DRINKING WATER AND IRRIGATION RESTRICTIONS HAVE BEEN LIFTED FOR
POWWOW POND RESIDENTS AFFECTED BY THE RECENT TREATMENT. TREATMENT HAS
BEEN DEEMED A COMPLETE SUCCESS. -
Bob Lumnah of the Powwow Pond Council
E. K. Mosquito Control Public Notice - March 2009
2009 Dog License Reminder:
A reminder that 2009 dog licenses are
available in the Town Clerk’s Office. State law requires that every
owner/keeper of dogs 4 months old or older shall annually, on or before
April 30th, license his/her dog(s). Proof of a current rabies vaccination
must be provided, unless it is already current and on file in the Town
Clerk’s office, as well as proof of spaying/neutering if applicable.
All current licenses expire April 30th.
Fees are as follows:
Spayed Female/Neutered Male $6.50
Dogs under 7 months $6.50
Senior citizens (65+ years – first animal only) $2.00
There is a $1.00 per month late fee
charge for each month after May 31st. If you fail to license your dog, a
fee of $25.00 will be issued by the East Kingston Police Department.
Please contact the Town Clerk by
telephone (603-642-8794), fax (603-642-8794), or e-mail
you no longer have a dog or have moved out of the Town. We will update our
records so that you will not receive any future late notices or notice of
Thank you in advance for your
Residents of East Kingston:
Please note that last year, the East
Kingston Board of Selectmen voted to discontinue use of the Form PA-28,
Inventory of Taxable Property, therefore, you will NO longer be required
to complete and return the forms to the Town.
If you have any further questions,
please contact the Selectmen's Office at 642-8406, Monday through
Friday, between the hours of 8:00AM - 2:00PM.
East Kingston Board of Selectmen
April 6, 2009
Grange News - April 2009
Wingold Grange # 308 invites the public to our April 10, 2009 meeting
to learn about Vermiculture (worm farming). Joan O'Connor, owner of
"Joan's Famous Worms", and vice president of NOFA-NH (Northeast Organic
Farming Association), offers a unique way to create organic fertilizer for
gardens, and reduce organic waste from your trash.
We meet at the East Kingston Pound school (old library) at 7:30 PM.
If you are interested in attending, please call 642-5074 to make a
reservation and to get directions if needed.
March 24, 2009 -
Zoning Article #10 Vote Recount
March 2009 Voting Results (pdf)
Town Meetings Location Notice
The Planning Board and Zoning Board of
Adjustment meetings will continue to be held at the Pound School, 41
Depot Road, East Kingston, NH.
They will NOT be held at the Town Hall,
when the building re-opens in the spring (April 2009).
State of the Town 2008
2008 Tax Rate - April 1, 2008 – March 31, 2009
Town Hall Closure
Winter 2008-09 Announcement (pdf)
New Town Salt Shed
Change in Road Agent
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