Mayor announces first wave of 2019 Community Office Hours

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MANCHESTER, NH – Continuing with her Community Office Hours initiative, Mayor Joyce Craig has announced the first several 2019 stops on the schedule during which the public is invited to join, ask questions and provide feedback.

In March of 2018 Craig initiated the rolling series of meetings, held at various community sites around the city.

“Manchester needs to make city government more transparent and accessible to residents,” Craig said in March. “By holding community office hours in every ward in our city, I look forward to meeting with residents and listening to their ideas and concerns. I want to end the notion that who you know and how much money you have determines your access to City Hall.”

Meetings are designed to create opportunities for citizens to also talk with department heads on focused topics at various locations and times.


Upcoming Community Office Hours:

With City Clerk Matt Normand
Wednesday, January  3 | 5:30 p.m.
Manchester Police Athletic League, 409 Beech St.

With Assessor Bob Gagne
Tuesday, January 15 | 11 a.m.
William B. Cashin Senior Center, 151 Douglas St.

With City Solicitor Emily Rice
Wednesday, January 23 | 12 p.m.
Bridge Cafe, 1117 Elm Street

With Economic Development Director Melanie Sanuth
Wednesday, February 6 | 12 p.m.
Noodz Noodle Bar, 968 Elm St.

With Planning  &  Community Development Director Leon LaFreniere
Wednesday, February 20 | 12 p.m.
Restoration Cafe, 235 Hanover St.

With Welfare Director Charleen Michaud
Monday, March 4 | 5:30 p.m.
Manchester Community Resource Center, 434 Lake Ave.

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