action:article | category:NEWHAMPSHIRE1411 | adString:NEWHAMPSHIRE1411 | zoneID:45
September 17. 2013 11:26PM

Windham board seeks business, tax growth

WINDHAM — Promoting growth, which will enhance tax revenue, is a goal of Windham’s Economic Development Committee, the panel’s chairman said.

The committee met last week to review its latest strategic plan, chairman Ralph Valentine said, and it will meet again Friday at 3:30 p.m.

Information gathered from a town-sponsored Cost of Community Services study in early 2011 has also hinted at significant tax relief through commercial development.

Going forward, this information will be used at each of the committee’s meetings to review approved commercial buildings and determine tax benefits.

The committee is appointed by the board of selectmen and is made up on Windham residents.

Selectmen liaison Al Letizio said the committee’s role is to assist, counsel and advise residents and town officials on the merits of economic development in town.

That mission is best met by supporting existing businesses while welcoming new ones and making sure any future development is consistent with the town’s Master Plan.

For more information visit www.windhamnewhampshire.com

AGuilmet@newstote.com


 Coming Salem area events

    SHARE EVENTS FOR PUBLICATION, IT'S FREE!

 
Arts & Entertainment
Family, Community and Culture
Outdoors, Sports and Recreation

Contact Information

The Salem Observer
100 William Loeb Drive
Manchester, NH 03109

Circulation
Neighborhood News publications can be found at a newsstand near you here.

Ph: 603-206-7800
Fax: 603-206-7801

News, Obituaries, & Social Announcements
editor@yourneighborhoodnews.com

Sports
sports@yourneighborhoodnews.com

Christine Heiser, Executive Editor
cheiser@yourneighborhoodnews.com
Ph: 603-206-7811

Advertising
Email ads to art@yourneighborhoodnews.com
Classified advertising: 603-669-1010
Display advertising: 603-206-7800 x264

Rate card | Ad Order | Credit application

Calendar Listings
Please use our online form at www.nh365.org

 New Hampshire Business Directory

  

    ADD YOUR BUSINESS TODAY!