2006 Draft Town Warrant (Full warrant in PDF format) (Town Voter's Guide)

(revised 2/24/2006)         Sort by:  Article Number      Department        Cost  


BOS /  BUDCOM Warrant Origin   Short Description

Board of Selectmen

      Article 1 Town Elected Officials: Moderator, Selectmen, Budget Committee, Various Trustees, Checklist Supervisor...
  Article 8 BOS Bond: To raise and appropriate $6,653,200 for the following:
$2,500,000   Fire Department substation in Spring Street Area
$811,000   Municipal Building Expansion/Sherburne Hall Renovation
$655,000   Highway Department Garage
$1,500,000   Veteran's Park New Gym, Life Guard Facility & Restroom Facility
$1,000,000   Roadway improvements
$187,200   Construction Management Costs
  Article 9 BOS To raise and appropriate $9,381,494 for the 2006 operating budget...
  Article 11 BOS To raise and appropriate $125,000 in the compensated absence fund...
  Article 12 BOS To raise and appropriate $136,118 for SS, Medicare, NH Retirement...
  Article 15 BOS To establish a Police Detail Revolving Fund...
  Article 18 BOS To raise and appropriate $35,000 for year 3 of 3 of the Town technology plan
  Article 19 BOS To raise and appropriate $55,234 for the supervisors union contract...
  Article 33 BOS To raise and appropriate $30,000 to clean up the Raymond Park tire dump...
    Article 34 BOS To hear the auditors reports...
           

Police Department

  Article 23 Police To raise and appropriate $25,638 for one police cruiser...
  Article 24 Police To raise and appropriate $45,032 to hire and equip one new police officer...
           

Fire Department

  Article 17 Fire Dept To establish an Ambulance Replacement Revolving Fund...
  Article 20 Fire Dept To raise and appropriate $70,000 to refurbish a 1985 Ford Tanker (Engine 3)...
  Article 21 Fire Dept To raise and appropriate $136,350 to hire four new fire fighters...
  Article 22 Fire Dept To raise and appropriate $20,000 in a matching grant money for Police, Fire and Emergency Mgmt grants...
           

Highway Department

  Article 25 Highway To raise and appropriate ~ $255,000 for the Highway Dept offset by the block grant...
  Article 26 Highway To raise and place $35,000 in the Tallant Road and Willow Street bridge capital reserve fund...
           

Senior Center

  Article 28 Senior To raise and appropriate $75,000 for a new Sr. Center bus using $40k from existing capital reserve fund...
  Article 29 Senior To raise and appropriate $3,500 for a regional transit system...
           

Cemetery

  Article 30 Cemetery To raise and appropriate $152,230 for a Cemetery building...
  Article 31 Cemetery To create and raise and appropriate $2,500 for a cemetery lot repurchase reserve fund...
           

Public Television (PTV) Adelphia Channels 20, 21 & 22

  Article 27 PTV To establish a PTV capital reserve fund and place $75,000 into that fund from franchise fees...
           

Library

  Article 32 Library To raise and appropriate $16,655 to upgrade the children's librarian from a part-time to full-time position...
           

Planning Board

    Article 2 Plan Board Zoning: Revise Article II to add a new definition re: Impact fees...
    Article 3 Plan Board Zoning: Revise Article V to define permitted use for windmills, watermills, solar etc...
    Article 4 Plan Board Zoning: Revise Article XI for Senior & Elderly Housing to remove reference to 'site plan regulations'
    Article 5 Plan Board Zoning: Revise Article IX to define who 'building official' is and add new section 70 requiring sign rendition...
    Article 6 Plan Board Zoning: Revise Article XI to allow a small sign for lawful minor home occupations...
    Article 7 Plan Board Zoning: Revision to impact fee ordinance...
    Article 14 Plan Board To see if the Town will accept the following Town roads...
           

Conservation Commission

    Article 13 Conserv To establish 5 new town forests...
           

Petition Warrant Articles Submitted by Residents and Verified for 25 signatures

      Article 10 Petition Petition Warrant: To rescinding adoption of the Municipal Budget Act and eliminate the Budget Committee...
    Article 16 Petition Petition Warrant: To establish a Park and Rec Revolving Account...
      Article 35 Petition Petition Warrant: To elect the Planning Board...
      Article 36 Petition Petition Warrant: To establish a conservation area at the end of Stonepost Road...
      Article 37 Petition Petition Warrant: To list each warrant separately on the ballot...

School Warrant (Full School Warrant in PDF format) (School Voter's Guide)

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SB /  BUDCOM Warrant Origin   Short Description

School Board

      Article 1 School Brd Elected Officials: Moderator, Clerk, School Board Members & Treasurer...
  Article 2 School Brd To raise and appropriate $20,549,371 as an operating budget...
  Article 3 School Brd To raise and appropriate $35,364 for the Pelham Educational Support Personal Association contract...
  Article 4 School Brd To raise and appropriate $350,000 for architectural and engineering fees for a 4 school model...
  Article 5 School Brd To raise and appropriate $200,000 for two relocatable classrooms at Pelham High School...
  Article 6 School Brd To raise and appropriate $50,000 for a new special education teacher for students with disabilities at PES...
  Article 7 School Brd To raise and appropriate $50,000 for a new special education teacher for students with disabilities at PMS...
      Article 8 School Brd To raise and appropriate moneys to fund salaries and benefits at Pelham High School for:
      a. $25,000 to fund one half-time business teacher
      b. $50,000 to fund one art teacher
      c. $50,000 to fund one math teacher
      d. $25,000 to fund an upgrade of a guidance position half time to full
      e. $50,000 to fund an upgrade of one full time athletic director
      f. $16,586 to fund increased contracted athletic trainer service to full time
      Article 9 School Brd To raise and appropriate moneys to fund salaries and benefits at Pelham Elementary School for:
      a. $50,000 to fund one classroom teacher
      b. $50,000 to fund one physical education/health position
      c. $28,000 to fund two full time instructional assistant aide positions
  Article 10 School Brd To raise and appropriate $44,075 necessary to fund a 3% salary increase for non-union employees...
  Article 11 School Brd To approve a 3 year technology plan and raise and appropriate $188,333 for year 1 of 3...
  Article 12 School Brd To raise and appropriate $90,000 to replace gymnasium bleachers at Pelham High School...
  Article 13 School Brd To raise and appropriate $83,000 for additional roof repairs at Pelham Memorial School...
  Article 14 School Brd To raise and appropriate $50,000 to be added to School District Maintenance emergency capital reserve fund...
  Article 15 School Brd To raise and appropriate $45,000 to be added to School District Capital Reserve fund and transfer...
  Article 16 School Brd To raise and appropriate $12,675 for student desks, chairs, etc. for Pelham High School increased enrollment...
  Article 17 School Brd To raise and appropriate $52,374 for Child Benefit Services at St. Patrick's School...

Petition Warrant Articles Submitted by Residents and Verified for 25 signatures

    Article 18 Petition Petition Warrant: To adopt RSA 194-C:9b to allow the insertion of the school administrative budget as a separate
  Article 19 Petition Petition Warrant: Bond: To raise and appropriate $16,000,000 bond for Pelham High School addition...

Key

   
^     Board of Selectmen (column #1), Planning Board, Library Trustee's, Cemetery Trustee's or originating authoritative body
  ^   Budget Committee Review (column #2) if appropriate
       
Legend    
    No action taken yet
    Majority of Board recommended
    Majority of Board did not recommend

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