Bill Would Rein in RPCs (HB 1616)

HB 1616 is AN ACT requiring legislative approval for regional planning commissions to accept money from governmental sources other than the state of New Hampshire or its political subdivisions. “Before a commission may accept or receive any funds, grants, or...

Establishing a Council on the Creative Economy (SB 112)

SB 112 establishes a “council” on the creative economy. This bill creates a permanent council designed to identify opportunities to spend state and federal dollars to promote the creative economy. Creative economy is a term coined by John Howkins in 2001...

Moultonboro Selectman Punturieri: Pied-Piper, Flip-Flopper or Hypocrite?

Last week CNHT sent out an eBlast stressing the importance of attending your town meetings and deliberative sessions ESPECIALLY if you do not have SB2 where you can vote by ballot.  We mentioned that your town meeting is where you might vote on items which came from...

Rindge Rejects Regionalism and Urbanism

Here is a recent editorial decrying the will of the people of Rindge. They have rejected unelected regional boards, as all towns should. “Not only did they defeat the warrant article to implement the overlay zone, they separately voted to remove those ideas and...

Save Our Town Rindge Has a Message for Voters

The Monadnock Ledger-Transcript refused to print Save Our Town’s Viewpoint article. So we posted it here for them. by Larry Cleveland As if the continued deception from the federal government is not enough (if you like your health plan, you can keep your health...

Welcome To Hingham, Ma.

Zoning as a weapon against the lower classes is always at play in progressive communities. That is its main purpose. Check this news item about our pals in Hingham, Ma. Hingham Weights Noise Ordinance That Could Ban Loud Conversations Draft: Hingham Noise Law No loud...