I would like to give fair warning to all who will be traveling down Route 1 through Prospect that there will be road construction going on sometime in the future for replacement of the centerline rumble strips. DOT has sent us a notice but has not specified exactly when this will take place.

The road signs for George and Clark roads have been replaced. Hawes Bridge Road will be having some culvert replacement construction done, upcoming this September or fall.

At the last selectmen’s meeting on July 16, assessor Josh Morin of Hamlin Associates met with the selectmen to set the new mil rate at .0172 mils on the dollar for 2019 taxes. This means that taxes have gone up and you will see this reflected on your 2019 tax bill, which will be sent out very soon. All taxes are due by Oct. 3; interest accrues Nov. 1.

The next Community Supper will take place Saturday, Aug. 10, from 4 to 6 p.m. The price is $8 per adult and $2 per child. No other community events are known at this time.