Richmond, New Hampshire

Vital Information
Zipcode: 03470
County: Cheshire
Population: 1,161
Area: 38.4 square miles
Town Hall: Route 32 (mailing address: 105 Old Homestead Highway), 239- 4232, Mon. 9 a.m.-noon and 6-7 p.m., Wed. 1-4 p.m., and Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon; selectmen meet Monday at 7 p.m.; town clerk, 239-6202, hours, Mon. 9 a.m.-noon, 1-4 and 6-8 p.m., Wed. 9 a.m.-noon and 1-5 p.m.; Thurs. 9 a.m.- noon; tax collector’s hours, Mon. 7-8 p.m., Wed., 2-4 p.m.
Tax Rate: $26.16
Registered Voters: 808
Fire Department: Chief Edward Atkins; 911. Non-emergency: 239-4466
Police Department: Chief Brendan Bosquet; 911. Non-emergency: 239-6007
Town Clerk: Annette Tokunaga, 239-6202
Tax Collector: Steven Boscarino, Deputy Denise Nolan, 239-6106
Planning Board: Lloyd Condon, Jonathan Pratt, Norma Thibodeau, Deborah Duffy, Wesley Vaughan; alternates: Butch Morin, Richard Drew. Land use assistant: Candace “Kim” Mattson, 239-4232. The board meets the first and third Tuesdays of the month at 7:30 p.m.
BudgetCommittee: Monadnock Regional School District representative: Cornelius “Neil” F. Moriarty
Zoning Board of Adjustment: Sandra L. Perry, Alan Schmidt, Jean Tandy, Lloyd Condon, Mark Beauregard
Moderator: Peter Majoy
Road Agent: Mark Beal
Recycling Center: Forest Lake Road, Winchester; Tues. 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Thur. 8 a.m.-7 p.m., Sat. 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Public Schools: Mount Caesar (K-3), Cutler (4-6), Monadnock Regional Middle/ High School (7-12), all in Swanzey
Board of Education: Monadnock Regional School District representative, James I. Carnie
State Representatives: Jane B. Johnson, R-Swanzey; Alfred C. Lerandeau, D-Swanzey; Bruce Tatro, D-Swanzey
State Senator: Andy Sanborn, R-Bedford
Selectmen: Sandra Gillis, Carol Jameson, Kathryn McWhirk
Library: Richmond Public Library, Route 119 (mailing address, 19 Winchester Road), 239-6164, Tues. 4-7 p.m., Wed. 9 a.m.-noon, Thur. 4-7 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-2 p.m., richmondlibrary@wivalley. net
Churches: Community United Methodist, St. Benedict Center
Major Businesses: Activity Auto, Colony Hill Electronic Systems, Comtrek Inc., Hillock’s Auto Service, All Brand Appliance Repair, C&L Disposal, Condon Custom Construction, Camp Takodah, Camp Wiyaka, Shir- Roy campground
Points of Interest: Quaker burial ground, Hosea Ballou Monument, Old Brick Church, Richmond Town Forest, home of Joseph Weeks, once a U.S. representative