MANCHESTER – A Hillsborough County Superior Court judge has removed a legal
roadblock that stood in the way of construction of New Hampshire’s first
Islamic mosque, on Karatzas Avenue off Wellington Road.
The Islamic Society of Greater Manchester, which has been trying to build a
mosque since 1999, obtained city permits in 2003 to build a
13,085-square-foot mosque on a site it owns on Bald Hill.
But abutters Milton and Sally Healy Argeriou, 300 Karatzas Ave., contested
the approval in court, claiming the mosque site did not meet setback