‘Let me tell you how it will be There’s one for you, nineteen for me… Cos I’m the taxman, yeah, I’m the taxman'(George Harrison)

The only  Public Hearing regarding the 2017 proposed Town Administrative Budget will be held on Tuesday February 7, 2017. Check the town’s calendar for  further information. A summary of the proposed budget can be found here. (2017-updated-budget) The proposed budget that will be presented at town meeting could be much different, but it takes all … Continue reading ‘Let me tell you how it will be There’s one for you, nineteen for me… Cos I’m the taxman, yeah, I’m the taxman'(George Harrison)

“Calling All Businesses”…2009 Town voters turn down Designee…2012 Part-time Consultant act as designee…Big Law Suit (Tax $$$$$)…(Part II)…judge for yourselves

In the previously mentioned December 15, 2016 posting on Facebook facebook-post-december-15-2016, the actions taken by the part time land use consultant in the Forster case was mentioned; “Dennis Hamel No support in there for taxpayers. Tried to destroy a Henniker small business without authority, operating in the dark, not responsible to anyone. I’m sure the … Continue reading “Calling All Businesses”…2009 Town voters turn down Designee…2012 Part-time Consultant act as designee…Big Law Suit (Tax $$$$$)…(Part II)…judge for yourselves

“Calling all Henniker Businesses”…Shall we add some facts…to that Spin Job posted on December 15th??? (Part I)

  We here at OHB recently received a thread that was posted to the Henniker NH open group Facebook Page dated December 15, 2016. facebook-post-december-15-2016 The copy of the post we received did not contain the name of the originator of this post. However, as you can read, several people posted responses to the original … Continue reading “Calling all Henniker Businesses”…Shall we add some facts…to that Spin Job posted on December 15th??? (Part I)

School District Healthcare Insurance Premium Increase…23%…time to STOP the Runaway Tax Train??????

The staff here at OHB (onlyhennikerbruce) has just received the Healthcare Insurance Premium numbers that will be part of the new Collective Bargaining Agreement. teacher-health-benefit14-messages It break down as follows: Currently, 9 bargaining units select single person coverage @ $5,963 tax payer dollars. That will rise to $7,349.46. Currently 13 bargaining units select 2 person … Continue reading School District Healthcare Insurance Premium Increase…23%…time to STOP the Runaway Tax Train??????

Henniker Community School 2017-2018: Proposed Budget $7.9M…SAU projects income revenue flat…Property Tax increase of 9%????

UPDATED 1-17-2017: I have updated my original post dated December  This past Wednesday, the SAU handed to our school board a proposed budget for school year 2017-2018. proposed-budget-12-7-16 The proposed budget is $7.9 Million ($7,908,122). I emailed Kathleen Sargent, SAU finance director and asked what the anticipated amount of State/Federal Adequacy Education funding for 2017-2018 … Continue reading Henniker Community School 2017-2018: Proposed Budget $7.9M…SAU projects income revenue flat…Property Tax increase of 9%????

Town Administrator (TA) suggests resignation over $17,000 charge….Select Board Chairman text message’s her…”You better fix that”…TA, “I can’t fix it. Doreen Connor has already called…”

The controversy over the removal of the debris on Army Corps property continues.In this blog, we will uncover the extensive use of text messages being used to conduct day to day operations of the town. Messages that, until now, were never placed into the public record and kept on private cell phones. (The town has … Continue reading Town Administrator (TA) suggests resignation over $17,000 charge….Select Board Chairman text message’s her…”You better fix that”…TA, “I can’t fix it. Doreen Connor has already called…”