Economic Development Committee

Wednesday

July 20, 2022

6pm

 

Brentwood Town Hall

 

AGENDA:

 

Minutes Approval

 

UNH MBA Student Report Follow Up

 

Grant Opportunities

--Review, Discuss, Decide on Pursuing or Not

 

--Healy//Morse Properties

 

Other Business

 

Public Comment

 

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Minutes: 

Timeline for courthouse development / pullout - details to be sought

 

Follow up on bonding — No new information available currently

 

Discussion on Rec — property — plan NH Charette

—Rec is interested, but wants to learn more about Plan NH

—Rec loves Kensington//Sawyer Park

—what’s the cost // ROI?

 

Rossman spoke with Plan NH 

—They’ll come in and hold meetings to get input from public

—$6000 cost approximate

—possibly get this from the select board

—Bob and Andy will connect and will get a report together to ask from Selectboard

 

Bonds from Planning board as unnecessary hurdle for development  -- Need to find an alternative that still protects town's interests

 

Share with Planning Board the Rec/Plan NH discussion

 

Looking at UNH Student Planning Report

—summary in newsletter on website and social

—Bob Span is going to write a summary for the website

 

Doug says Jon should make public invitation to comms committee // newsletter

Pat will submit from the committee

 

Breweries to reach out to for expansion/needs assessment

Twin Barns Meredith — brewing

Throwback

Northwood Brewing

 

Brentwood specific 101 signs

 

Other UNH internship opportunities

 

Opportunity across from Rec center — for parking

 

Defense and Telecoms and Foreign Affairs — LOIs

 

why aren’t we calling ourselves the county seat (to attract businesses)?

Adjourn.