Peterborough, New Hampshire
Area: 36 square miles
1 Grove St., Mon.-Fri. 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; 924-8000; town clerk and tax collector, Mon.-Fri. 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Thurs. 5-6:30 p.m.
Tax Rate: $28.39; ratio of assessment 97.6 percent
Registered Voters: 4,361
Fire Department: chief, Joseph Lenox 3rd; 911, 924-8090 non-emergency
Police Department: chief, Scott Guinard; 911, 924-8050 non-emergency
Linda Guyette, 924-8000, ext. 105; e-mail, email@example.com
Community Development: director, Carol Ogilvie, 924-8000, ext. 104; e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org
Town Administrator: Pamela L. Brenner, 924-8000; e-mail, email@example.com
Tax Collector: Linda Paris, 924-8000, ext. 113; e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org
Planning Board: Rick Clark, Joel Harrington, Ivy Vann, Tom Weeks, Alan Zeller
BudgetCommittee: Jennifer Duffy, Robert Lambert, Steve Jones, Leslie Lewis, Gordon Kemp, Donald Parkhurst, Roland Patten
Zoning Board of Adjustment: Loretta Laurenitis, Sharon Monahan, David Sobe, Jim Stewart
Moderator: L. Phillip Runyon 3rd
Public Works: director, Rodney A. Bartlett, 924-8000, ext. 100.
Recycling Center: Recycling Center: Scott Mitchell Road; Tues., Wed., Fri., Sat. 8 a.m.-5:45 p.m.; 924-8095.
Public Schools: Peterborough Elementary (K-4), South Meadow (5-8), Conval Regional High (9-12)
Board of Education: Conval Regional district representatives: Erik Thibault, Joel Green, Butch Estey, Jon Ingram
State Representatives: Janet “Jill” L. Shaffer Hammond D-Peterborough, Peter R. Leishman, D-Peterborough
State Senator: Andy Sanborn, R-Bedford
Selectmen: Joseph Byk, Liz Thomas, Barbara Miller
Library: Peterborough Town Library, 2 Concord St., 924-8040. Mon., Wed., Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Tues., Thur. 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sat. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; summer hours: Sun. noon-2 p.m. (Labor Day-Memorial Day).
Hospital: Monadnock Community Hospital, Old Street Road, 924-7191
Churches: Baha’i Faith of Peterborough, Christian Science, Union Congregational, All Saints’ Episcopal, Trinity Evangelical, Divine Mercy Roman Catholic, Unitarian Universalist, United Methodist, Good Shepherd Lutheran, Monadnock Congregational
Parks & Recreation: Adams Playground, Depot Square Park, Shieling Forest, Casalis State Forest, MacDowell Dam, Cunningham Pond Beach (residents only), Putnam Park, Texiera Park
Major Businesses: Monadnock Community Hospital, NH Ball Bearings Inc., Rivermead Retirement Community, Staff Development for Educators, Eastern Mountain Sports, Direct Media Millard, Pheasantwood Nursing Home, Summerhill Retirement Home, Peterborough Basket Co., Shaw’s Supermarket, TD Bank and Peoples United Bank