Community Development Block Grant Project-01.07.21

Town of Boscawen

Public Hearings Notice

Community Development Block Grant Project


The Boscawen Select Board will hold two consecutive public hearings on January 7th and 14th , 2021, after 6:00 p.m., during their virtual board meetings.   Information about these public hearings is available on the Town’s website at

Due to the Covid-19 Coronavirus Pandemic and in accordance with Governor Sununu’s Emergency Order #12, pursuant to Executive Order 2020-04, the Town of Boscawen is authorized to meet electronically. The Town of Boscawen will be utilizing the GoToMeeting platform for this electronic meeting.  Login information for the GoToMeeting platform follows: Select Board
Thu, Jan 7, 2021 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (EST)

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.

You can also dial in using your phone.
United States (Toll Free): 1 866 899 4679
United States: +1 (571) 317-3116

Access Code: 330-292-557

New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts:

Please note that there is no physical location to observe and listen contemporaneously to the meeting, which was authorized pursuant to Governor Sununu’s Emergency Order #12, pursuant to Executive Order 2020-04.

Community Development Block Grant funds are available to municipalities through the NH Community Development Finance Authority. Up to $500,000 annually is available for economic development projects, up to $500,000 for public facility projects, up to $500,000 for housing projects, and up to $500,000 for emergency activities. Up to $25,000 is available per planning study grant.  All projects must directly benefit a majority of low and moderate income persons. 

The public hearings will be on: January 7, 2021

A proposed application to the NH Community Development Finance Authority for up to $500,000 in 2021 Community Development Block Grant Housing and/or Public Facility funds to support rehabilitation and renovation of  a residential property located at 30 Tremont Street, Boscawen, which is operated by Riverbend Community Mental Health, and houses 17 individuals with chronic mental illness. All residents are low income. Proposed improvements include, but are not limited to, remodeling client rooms, window replacement, as well as renovation of kitchens and common areas.

Residential Antidisplacement and Relocation Assistance Plan for the Riverbend Community Mental Health, Inc. Residential properties rehabilitation and energy improvements project.

  For persons with special needs, provisions can be made by contacting the Select Board’s Office, telephone (753-9188 extension 2320) or mail, at least five days prior to the public hearing.  Please address written comments to address below.


Boscawen Select Board

116 North Main Street

Boscawen, New Hampshire 03303

(603) 753-9188