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  • Dover400 debuts first in series of commemorative ornaments

    posted on: 11/14/2019

    Dover 400 ornamentDover400, a committee of residents organizing Dover’s 400th Anniversary, recently debuted its first of five holiday ornaments in celebration of Dover’s 400th birthday. Produced by Hampshire Pewter, the series is limited to only 200 pieces.

    Unveiled during Apple Harvest Day, the souvenir showcases Dover’s beloved landmark, the Damn Garrison House. Each year leading up to 2023, a new ornament will be released featuring a distinguished piece of Dover history and culture.

    Ornaments can be purchased for $20 at the Dover Public Library or the City Clerk’s Office. Or simply send $28 and the ornament will be shipped directly to you. Make checks payable to the City of Dover NH with Dover400 in the memo. Send to Cathy Beaudoin, c/o Dover Public Library, 73 Locust St., Dover, NH 03820.

  • Spur Road reconstruction expected to begin this month

    posted on: 11/8/2019; updated: 11/13/2019

    The reconstruction of Spur Road, including drainage work and the installation of a section of water main from Finch Lane to New Bellamy Road, is expected to begin later this month with the replacement of the drainage system. Trenches from this work will be patched for the winter months. Construction of the water main will begin in the spring of 2020.

    A neighborhood meeting to review the project will be held on Thursday, Nov. 14, at 6:30 p.m., in the City Hall auditorium. All residents are encouraged to attend this meeting to meet the contractor and City staff who will be working on the project. The City has hired D&C Construction to complete the project.

    A description of the proposed work and construction process will be given during the neighborhood meeting, followed by time for residents to ask questions of the contractor and City officials. There will be a review of the anticipated construction timeline and discussion of expected temporary impacts.

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City Council meeting, 11/13/2019

City Council, 11/13/2019The regular meeting of the Dover City Council on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019.

posted on: 11/14/2019



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