A former Derry Planning Board alternate tried twice to be reappointed to the board, according to a series of e-mails. The Nutfield News submitted a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) to the Derry administrative office requesting copies of all e-mails regarding appointments to the Planning Board after Robert Jean was denied reappointment to the board
The Derry Public Library will present its first Author Festival on Saturday, May 2. The library is hosting authors and storytellers all day in “Sharing Our Stories,” a celebration of the written and spoken word. Youth Librarian Erin Robinson said the idea came from Library Director Cara Barlow by way of the Board of Trustees.
The Derry Town Council has given its approval to changes in the Zoning Ordinance that will exert more control over Derry’s burgeoning population of apartments, condos and townhouses. At its April 7 meeting the board approved amendments that will reduce the density by allowing fewer multi-family units in the MHDR (Medium-High Density Residential) and MFR