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ABOUT BELMONT
NH MapThe Town of Belmont is located in the southern portion of New Hampshire’s Lakes Region in Belknap County. The Village Area, located at the intersections of Laconia (State Route 106) and Gilmanton Roads (State Route 140) is four miles from Exit 20 Interstate I-93, seven miles south of Laconia and twenty-four miles north of Concord. More...





Belmont Town Offices, 143 Main Street, PO Box 310, Belmont, NH 03220
Town Hall Business Hours - Monday-Friday - 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
2017 Belmont Town Hall closings
9/4/17, 10/9/17, 11/10/17, 11/23/17, 11/24/17 and 12/25/17
Please schedule your visits to our offices accordingly.

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Cable Television Franchise Transfer

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
CABLE TELEVISION FRANCHISE TRANSFER
Monday, August 21, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
Corner Meeting House 

The Belmont Board of Selectmen will hold a public hearing to solicit input in response to a request to transfer the existing cable television franchise agreement due to the pending sale by MetroCast Cablevision to Atlantic Broadband of the cable system serving the Belmont community.

If approved by the Board of Selectmen, or if no action is taken within 120 days of the request for transfer dated August 4, 2017; Atlantic Broadband will be subject to and bound by all terms of the existing franchise agreement that is in effect until December 31, 2023.  Copies of the existing cable television franchise agreement are available at the Selectmen’s Office and on the Town’s website (www.belmontnh.org). 

Any interested person may attend this public hearing and/or present testimony related thereto.   Cable Franchise Agreement 


2017 Belmont Old Home Day - Summertime Fun!
Belmont Old Home Day
Saturday -  August 12, 2017
"Summertime Fun"
What a great opportunity to get out and have fun!
We hope you had a chance to stop in!


Ron Mitchell, Grand Marshal
Chauffeured by Geri Mitchell

 


 

 

 
(Left to right) Elaine Corriveau, a cousin of the late Wallace Rhodes holds one of his paintings with the Belmont Mill and Bandstand as Village focal points. With her are longtime friends of the artist and historian, Bob Rein and Sherman Gammon, all of Belmont. Courtesy Photo

When 82 year old Wallace Rhodes died last month, he was widely and kindly remembered for generosity to the Belmont community. For some 50 years he served as a volunteer, elected official, and the Town's leading preservation advocate -- notably for the Belmont Mill rehabilitation after a massive 1992 fire, and the 1792 Province Road Meeting House. Old Home Days were a favorite time, and he enjoyed presiding over a collection of vintage photos, carefully curated and researched, and annually displayed at the historic Belmont Public Library. 

At Saturday's Old Home Day (August 12) the Library still hosted Mr, Rhodes, with a tribute featuring his paintings of special Belmont places, past and present, and a book of memories organized by Friends of the Bandstand. Subjects of the paintings include the Mill complex, in the early 1900s with multiple buildings spanning the Tioga River, an early view of the Meeting House with parishioners, carriages and horses and a wintry arrival of a passenger train, to the Town's Village and depot. Art was a new undertaking for Wallace, fostered with introductory lessons at the Belmont senior Center about 10 years ago. The paintings are on loan from cousin Elaine Corriveau and Sherman Gammon, a longtime friend. 

 


 












Feature of a Wallace Rhodes painting shows the Belmont Mill in early 1900s with a Bandstand performance while children play (left).  Wallace Rhodes painting of a wintry train arrival to the Depot, in the Factory Village District, at Belmont's center (right). Courtesy Photos

Belmont Old Home Day is this Saturday Daily Sun 8/11/17
Belmont American Legion Post 58 to be at Old Home Day on Aug. 12  Daily Sun 8/4/17
Belmont gearing up for annual 10-mile race Winni Echo 8/3/17
Belmont Old Home Day is Aug. 12  Daily Sun 8/1/17
Belmont Old Home Day is Aug. 12  Daily Sun 7/1/17

Visit the Old Home Day page. Courtesy Photos

Belmont seeks input on town buildings

In July, a Belmont Town Facility Strategy Committee approved by the Board of Selectmen was formed. This Committee will focus on developing information and options for future use of town buildings and how best to meet facility needs for town services and community activities in the future. During Belmont's Old Home Day on Saturday, Aug. 12, there will be an information table for this Town Facility Strategy project. Belmont residents are encouraged to stop by to talk with committee members and offer their ideas and get involved.
  More Info...  Daily Sun 8/11/17

Detours and one-way traffic on Route 106 and Laconia Bypass

The paving crew began putting down the base layer on Route 106 yesterday morning. (Karen Bobotas/for The Laconia Daily Sun)

Paving Begins on Route 106  Daily Sun 8/10/17

Starting August 2nd, several weeks of extensive roadway reconstruction will begin on NH 106 (Laconia Road) in Belmont and onto the Bypass.

Drivers in Belmont will, at times, experience one-way alternating traffic and detours via Brown Hill Road and Farrarville Road.

This project will result in significant improvements for turning traffic at Seavey and Brown Hill Roads.

More Info...

Belmont Farmers Market - August 27th - 9:30am to 12:30pm



Farmers Market Days!

August 27th     September 17th
Belmont Ride Share (Park & Ride), 798 Laconia Road (Rte 106)


Farmer's Market Days include a demonstration, live music, produce, crafts and baked goods. 
Vendor space available for a nominal fee.  More Information



Spend a summer Sunday at the Belmont Farmers' Market
Winni Echo 8/4/17  Photo Donna Rhodes




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