Town Meeting POSTPONED to 3/21

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According to RSA 40:4, II,
the Landaff Moderator may postpone and reschedule
the voting and the meeting.

Due to the weather forecast,
have been postponed to March 21, 2017.

Voting will begin at 11:00am and end at 7:00pm.
Town meeting will start at 7:00pm.
If you need an absentee ballot, please contact
Town Clerk Gayle Clement at 838-6220 or 838-6769.

Judith Boulet, 
Landaff Town Moderator

Here’s a word from the Ledger:
If anyone would like to see the statute relating to “snow day” for an election, here it is:


Section 40:4

40:4 Duties. –
I. The moderator shall preside in the town meetings, regulate the business thereof, decide questions of order, and make a public declaration of every vote passed, and may prescribe rules of proceeding; but such rules may be altered by the town.
II. In the event a weather emergency occurs on or before the date of a deliberative session or voting day of a meeting in a town, which the moderator reasonably believes may cause the roads to be hazardous or unsafe, the moderator may, up to 2 hours prior to the scheduled session, postpone and reschedule the deliberative session or voting day of the meeting to another reasonable date, place, and time certain. The date originally scheduled shall continue to be deemed the deliberative session or voting day of the meeting for purposes of satisfying statutory meeting date requirements; provided, that in towns or districts that have adopted RSA 40:13, the postponement shall not delay the deliberative session more than 72 hours. The moderator shall employ whatever means are available to inform citizens of the postponement and the rescheduled deliberative session or voting day.

Source. Const., Art. 32. RS 33:3. 1847, 490:1. CS 35:3. GS 36:3. PS 42:5. PL 46:4. RL 58:4. RSA 40:4. 1998, 278:1, eff. Aug. 25, 1998.

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