Jaffrey, New Hampshire

Vital Information
Zipcode: 03452
County: Cheshire
Population: 5,600
Area: 40.7 square miles
Town Hall: 10 Goodnow St., town manager, 532-7880, Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; town clerk, 532-7861, Mon.- Wed., 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Thurs. noon-7 p.m.; Fri. 8 a.m.-noon; tax collector, 532-7860, Mon.-Wed. 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Thurs. noon-7 p.m.; Fri. 8 a.m.-noon
Tax Rate: $29.10; ratio of assessment, 108 percent
Registered Voters: 3,474
Fire Department: Chief, David Chamberlain; 911, non-emergency 532-8377
Police Department: Chief, William Oswalt; 911, non-emergency 532-7865
City Manager: David Caron
Town Clerk: Kelly Rollins
Tax Collector: Dawn L. Oswalt
Planning Board: Edward Merrell, Mark Kresge, Robert Deschenes, John W. McCarthy, Richard Grodin, Shirley Despres, James Moore, Donald MacIsaac, Candra Bergeron
BudgetCommittee: Norman Langevin, Kevin Chamberlain, Susan Greenough, Jan Wilkins, James VanCampen, Robert Schaumann
Zoning Board of Adjustment: Lee Sawyer, Raymond Dodge, Andrew Webber, Ernest J. Belletete, Phil Cournoyer, Marc Tieger
Moderator: Marc P. Tieger
Public Works: Randall W. Heglin
Recycling Center: Old Sharon Road; Tues., Wed., Fri. 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sat. 8 a.m.-3 p.m.; 532-6819.
Airport: Silver Ranch Airport (private), manager Harvey N. Sawyer
Public Schools: Jaffrey Grade (K-5), Jaffrey-Rindge Middle (6-8), Conant High (9-12)
Other Schools: Victory High School, St. Patrick’s School
Board of Education: Jaffrey- Rindge Cooperative District representatives, Jeffrey Clark-Kevan, Marsha Griffin, James Weimann
State Representatives: Richard Ames, D-Jaffrey, Douglas Ley, D-Jaffrey, Harry Young, D-Jaffrey
State Senator: Andy Sanborn, R-Bedford
Selectmen: Kathleen Batchelder, Donald MacIsaac, Thomas Rothermel
Conservation Committee: Carolyn Garretson, Kevin Alix, Nancy Beiter, Nora Barton Bryant, Michael George, Barbara Alix, Patricia Weiner
Library: Jaffrey Public Library, Main Street, 532- 7301, Mon. and Wed., 10 a.m.- 5:30 p.m., Tues and Thurs., 1 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Fri., 10 a.m.- 4:30 p.m., Sat., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Churches: Calvary Assembly of God, Jaffrey Bible, Pilgrim Baptist, St. Patrick’s, United Church of Jaffrey, First Congregational, Full Gospel Four Square
Parks & Recreation: Contoocook Lake, Humiston Field, Thorndike Pond, Jaffrey Recreation Department, 532-7863
Major Businesses: D.D. Bean & Sons Inc., Johnson Abrasives Co., King Manufacturing Co., Millipore Corp., Teleflex Medical, Graphicast, New England Wood Pellet, Telstar Display Fireworks Inc., Atlas Pyrotechnics, Alliance Roofing, Belletete’s Inc., Kimball Farms, Good Shepherd Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
Points of Interest: Mount Monadnock State Park, Annett State Park, Jaffrey Civic Center, Old Meeting House, Melville Academy, Amos Fortune’s home and grave, Red School House, Willa Cather’s grave, Silver Ranch Airport
Web Site: town.jaffrey.nh.us