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Angelo Farruggia for Gilford Selectman: Because you love where we live

Note: I plan on voting for Angelo Farruggia over Kevin Hayes for Gilford Selectman.  Please add your vote to mine!  -Skip *************** Hello Friends and Neighbors of Gilford. My name is Angelo Farruggia and I am running for the open Selectman seat in the Tuesday March 10th election. Many of you know me from spending …

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Gilford – Take our money for a Transfer Station THEN make recycling mandatory? Now a vote for Monarchical diktat

Sigh, this feels like its going to be a bit of a slog. While some may be saying “Skip, just do it – find the bags, find the time, wash everything, take more time to sort…just do it.  Stop rocking the boat”. They don’t realize that is isn’t necessarily that I’m against doing all that, …

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Gilford – Take our money for a Transfer Station THEN make recycling mandatory? Part 2

I did my initial rant here. Did you know that our new Recycling Center is now going to have a firing range (supposed to be for law enforcement but why stop there – if the taxpayers are paying for the facility, why not the rest of us?), and a boat storage area (probably for the …

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Tales from the Selectboard – “sure, ve haff der Power to make you verk for free fer der Recyling Center”

So last night was the Selectboard’s Public Meeting on the Recycling Center / Transfer Station: Rules, Regulations, and Fines.  And what fine Fines they are! Here’s the paperwork / package that was prepped for the meeting. Again, to set the stage, twice the Selectboard put in warrants for the money to build out this place: …

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Waste-to-energy is the solution to the trash problem

Regarding the recycling center in Gilford, this whole project has been a boondoggle of the highest degree. As the entire recycling industry crashes and burns, Gilford dives in headfirst … to an EMPTY pool. Once again, government is a day late and a dollar short in providing a “solution” to a “problem” that doesn’t exist, …

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Gilford: Money, Monopoly, and Mandatory – what a Mess for Trash and Recycling

BY RICK NOTKIN MY ERROR!  I failed to swap the actual writer’s name for mine – that has been corrected and I apologize to those that thought I wrote this when it was Rick Notkin.  My humblest apologies.  It has been corrected and bumped ****** Let’s see if I understand the situation in Gilford. The …

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