The official source for municipal news and information for the Town of Goshen, New Hampshire.
Documents, agendas, etc. can be found under the department tab at the top of the homepage and then by clicking on the relevant department. Forms can be found under the forms tab on the homepage. Each department page contains relevant regulations and guidance that will not be found on the forms page. Please check both the forms page and the departmental page to ensure you have all the necessary information.
IMPORTANT REMINDERS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
Supervisors of the Checklist will meet January 22nd 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM at the Goshen Town Office
Change in Party Registrations will be accepted.
Town of Goshen
Due to increased cost and decreased revenue the Transfer Station will no longer be open on Wednesday, Starting January 1, 2019.
Board of Selectmen
Due to budget meetings, the Selectmen's meetings will begin at 5:00 PM on Monday, January 14th and at 5:30 on Monday, January 28th.
Town of Goshen Budget Committee vacancies (See details)
The Town of Goshen has received a $95,385 grant award from LCHIP to support renovation
of the Town’s historic Grange building. See details HERE.
News Release: Town of Goshen – 2018 Data Collection
Reminder Notice to Goshen Residents and Guests: Fire Permits Required:
The use of open burns without obtaining a permit is illegal and subject to penalties and fines.
Per RSA 227-L: Any person violating the permit law and its provisions, or any person who willfully or recklessly kindles fire that endangers woodlands, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor punishable by a fine up to $2,000 and/or up to one year in jail, or both.
No combustible domestic waste, treated wood or composite materials may be burned (RSA-125N).
Permits can be obtained from local fire wardens and on-line at www.nhdfl.org.
Information brochures regarding burning regulations are available at the Goshen town office.
UPCOMING MEETINGS AND AGENDAS:
PUBLIC NOTICE GOSHEN SCHOOL DISTRICT SAU #102:
GOSHEN SCHOOL DISTRICT SAU #102: Goshen School Board Meeting
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at 6:30 PM, Goshen Town Hall (agenda)
Goshen School District SAU#102 Public Hearing on 2019-2020 Budget and Warrant Articles
Please note: Goshen School District information may be found on the SAU#102 page.
TRANSFER STATION HOURS:
Sundays only 9:00-3:00
Goshen Transfer Station Sticker procedure:
Effective March 14, 2018 all vehicles using the transfer station must have transfer sticker, with plate number written
in box, on their vehicle.
1. Sticker will be attached to lower passenger side of the windshield.
2. Limit 2 per house hold.
3. Replacement stickers will require proof of loss. (i.e changing vehicle.)
4. Stickers valid until December 31, 2018
Goshen Board of Selectmen
NOTICE: Transfer Station Tickets:
As of May 1st, tickets for the Transfer Station will be sold at the Transfer Station and Town Office. Tickets will no longer be available at the Goshen Country Store. To purchase the Tickets at the Transfer Station:
Board of Selectmen
Note: The Transfer Station will no longer accept shingles.
The town of Goshen, a quintessential New England town, is nestled in the foothills of Mount Sunapee in Sullivan County. It is comprised of Mill Village and Goshen Four Corners. According to information furnished by the State of New Hampshire Community Profiles, this area was first settled in 1768 when it was part of Saville. The town was incorporated in 1791 when the southern portion of Wendell, what is now Sunapee, was combined with territory taken from Fishersfield (Newbury), Lempster, Unity, and Newport to form a new town. It was probably named Goshen because many residents had relatives in Goshen, Connecticut, and had served in a Revolutionary regiment with soldiers from that same town. One of the state's best-kept secrets, Gunnison Lake, fondly called "The Goshen Ocean" by local residents, is a tranquil spot for canoeing and bird-watching. For a pleasant walk, take the Ruth LeClair Memorial Trail, a three-mile loop around the lake.
Goshen Town Hall
54 Mill Village Rd. North
Goshen, New Hampshire 03752
Tel: (603) 863-5655 Town Clerk's Office
(603) 863-5080 Selectmen's Office
Fax: (603) 863-6139
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