Emergency Order #23

The Governor of NH has issued this Emergency Order #23 Pursuant to Executive Order 2020-04. [PDF] Temporary modification of municipal and local government statutory...

Save the NH Advantage

Will the House and Senate listen? Bad enough voters must keep an eye on their local government, they now must also keep an eye on the state, which seems to have spun out of control. It’s hard to know when these bills are coming up for full vote, HB 1629 and HB...

Do Something Important for Your Annual Meetings

A chance for House of Representatives to do something really important for annual meetings would be to co-sign this bill by Jeanine Notter (R-Merrimack) HB 1309 This bill requires towns and school districts to be bound by votes on petitioned warrant articles. HB 1309...

The Governor’s Plan: Housing Bills

PLEASE TAKE ACTION ON THESE BILLS REGARDING HOUSING AND MUNICIPAL ISSUES BEFORE THEIR HEARING DATES Even if a bill has already had its hearing, you can still send your testimony by email because a decision whether to recommend the bill is not made immediately. On...

Is the Governor’s Plan Constitutional

Michael Kitch’s November 22, 2019 article in the NH Business Review; “Taking on NH’s housing ‘crisis’ – Task force’s recommendations ‘a long time coming’” praises the Governor’s new plan to manage housing in NH. The plan is not an...

What Success Has NKTA Had?

What success has NKTA had? Taxes in Newton on a $300,000 residence have gone up only $60 in 3 years! Kingston is harder to measure, with recent revaluations, but we do know Kingston increases have been similar. That’s holding the line on tax creep we think. Some...