Hinsdale, New Hampshire
Area: 23 square miles
Town Hall: Main Street, 336-5710, Mon.-Thurs. 7:30 a.m.-noon, 12:30-4 p.m., town clerk, 336-5719, Mon. 7:30 a.m. to noon, 12:30-5 p.m., Tues.-Thurs. 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Closed 12 p.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Tax Rate: $24.79, ratio of assessment: 100 percent
Registered Voters: 2,655
Fire Department: Chief, Jay Matuszewski; 911; 336-5512
Police Department: Chief, Todd A. Faulkner, 911; 336-5723
Town Administrator: Jill E. Collins
Tax Collector: Tammy-Jean Akeley
Planning Board: William Nebelski, Clare Hudon, selectmen’s rep Joan C. Morel, John Smith, Morris “Mo” Klein, Dwight Smith, Dorianne Almann, alternate Wayne Gallagher
BudgetCommittee: chairman, Peter W. Zavorotny, Lewis D. Major, Morris “Mo” Klein, Michael Carrier, John Hartnett, Dorinanne Almann, Joseph Conroy, Bruce Bellville, James McDonnell
Zoning Board of Adjustment: Lewis D. Major, John Smith, Dorianne Almann, Todd Page, Jerome “Jay” Ebbighausen Jr., alternate Michael McGrath
Moderator: Richard S. Johnson Jr.
Road Agent: Frank Podlenski
Recycling Center: Transfer Station: 336-5718, Fri., Sat. 7 a.m.-4 p.m.; Wed., curb-side collection for trash and recyclables
Public Schools: Hinsdale Elementary (K-5), Hinsdale Middle/High School (6-12)
Board of Education: Jeana Major, Holly Kelly, Angela Schill, James M. O’Malley, Tina McCosker
State Representatives: William Butynski, D-Hinsdale; Paul Berch, D-Westmoreland; Tara Sad, D-Walpole; Lucy Weber, D-Walpole
State Senator: Molly Kelly, D-Keene
Selectmen: Jerome E. Ebbinghausen, Joan C. Morel, Wayne T. Gallagher, Michael J. Darcy, Bernard Rideout
Library: Hinsdale Public Library, 336-5713, Mon., Wed., Thurs. 2-5 and 6:30-8 p.m.; Fri. 10 a.m.-noon and 2-5 p.m.; Sat. 10 a.m.-noon; closed weekends in July and August.
Churches: First Congregational, St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, North Hinsdale Church.
Major Businesses: Fineline Homes, HCP Packaging USA Inc., Continental Cable Co., Winchester Machine Co., Wal-Mart, Clear Solutions Inc., Phantom Fireworks, Fantasy Fireworks, Washburn Vault Co. Inc.
Points of Interest: Historical Society Museum, Connecticut River, Hinsdale Auto Pioneer Marker, Col. Ebenezer Hinsdale’s grave site, U.S. Post Office (oldest commissioned one in the country), Wantastiquet State Forest; Pisgah State Park trailhead; Rails to Trails