The City of Keene has been notified by the State Dam Bureau that it must perform repairs to the Ashuelot River Dam located adjacent to West Street. The City has been developing options to address the issues identified by the State. The options range from performing repairs to potentially removing the existing structure.
On Thursday, October 6, 2011, at 7 PM the City Council will hear a presentation on the options for the dam. This is an opportunity to hear the full presentation about the options but the City Council will not be taking public comment. This meeting is also broadcasted on Cheshire TV. The presentation will be referred to the Municipal, Services, Facilities and Infrastructure Committee that will meet on Wednesday, October 12, 2011, at 6:30 PM. The Committee will discuss the options and this would be the meeting to provide any thoughts or concerns about the proposed options.