Councilors discussed the possibility of adding “seed” money to the marketing budget during a recent budget review meeting. Councilors discussed the marketing spending plan and seed money to help with various projects during a budget meeting on April 25. Derry’s proposed Fiscal Year 2018 budget stands at about $47 million, representing about a five percent
Seeking possible payback options, councilors discussed welfare liens owed to the town at an April 25 budget meeting. Following a discussion with Human Services Administrator Jill Jamro, councilors agreed to hold a future workshop before deciding what to do with the 58 welfare liens.
In Fiscal Year 2018, the Police Department will not be adding any new jobs or launching any new programs. Derry Police Chief Edward Garone presented his 44th budget during a Town Council budget meeting on April 18. Before discussing this year’s budget, Garone took a moment to look back on his first budget presentation in