Marine Patrol Bureau hosts open house at new facility
GILFORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire State Police Marine Patrol is kicking off the start of boating season with an open house at its new headquarters.
The public can take guided tours of the new building in Gilford from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday. The Marine Patrol Bureau's duties include boat registrations, permits for moorings and events, commercial boat licenses, testing and vessel inspections.
The facility includes classrooms for boating education courses, public meetings and training for other state agencies. The building also houses the bureau's law enforcement operation, which includes booking and holding areas.