Walpole, New Hampshire

Vital Information
Zipcode: 03608; North Walpole, 03609
County: Cheshire
Population: 3,747
Area: 37.3 square miles
Town Hall: 34 Elm St.; selectmen’s office, Mon., Tues., Thurs., Fri., 8 a.m.-4 p.m., closed to the public Wednesdays, 756-3672; selectmen meet Thurs. 7 p.m.; town clerk and tax collector, Mon., Thurs., 7 a.m.-4 p.m., Tues., 7 a.m.-7 p.m., Wed. 7-8 a.m., 756-3514.
Tax Rate: $22.68; North Walpole village precinct, $26.46.
Registered Voters: 2,532
Fire Department: Chief, Richard P. Hurlburt; 756-3621; North Walpole, Chief, Ed Hasselman, non-emergency 445-5353
Police Department: Chief, Michael J. Paquette 2nd; 911, non-emergency 445-2058
Town Treasurer: Ray Boas
Town Clerk: Sandra J. Smith
Tax Collector: Sandra J. Smith
Planning Board: Jeffrey Miller, Bob Miller, Dennis Marcom, James Aldrich, Jason Perron, Kelly Hicks
Zoning Board of Adjustment: Myra Mansouri, Jan Galloway- LeClerc, Mary Therese Lester, Peggy Pschirrer, Ernest Vose
Moderator: Ernie Vose
Road Agent: James Terrell
Recycling Center: Route 123 (Whitcomb Road), Drewsville; Tues., Thurs., Sat. 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; 445-5197
Public Schools: Walpole Primary (K-1), North Walpole Elementary (2-4), Walpole Elementary (5-8), Fall Mountain Regional High in Langdon (9-12)
Board of Education: Fall Mountain Regional District representative, Lilla DeCoste
State Representatives: Paul S. Berch, D-Westmoreland; William Butynski, D-Hinsdale; Lucy M. Weber, D-Walpole; Tara A. Sad, D-Walpole
State Senator: Molly M. Kelly, D-Keene.
Commissioners: North Walpole, Barbara O’Brien, Cheryl Mayberry, Patrick Kiniry; Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-noon, 445-2453; commissioners meet Tues. 7-9 p.m.
Selectmen: Whitney R. Aldrich, Steve Dalessio, Chas Street
Library: Walpole Town Library, 48 Main St., 756-9806, Mon. 1-8 p.m.; Tues., Thurs., 1-6 p.m.; Wed., 10 a.m.-noon, 1-8 p.m.; Fri., 1-6 p.m.; Sat. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. North Walpole Library, 445- 5153, Tues.-Wed. 2-4 p.m., Sat. 1-4 p.m.
Churches: First Congregational, St. John’s Episcopal, St. Peter’s, Unitarian Universalist, Seventh-day Adventist, Grace Bible Fellowship
Parks & Recreation: Whitcomb Recreational Park, pool and tennis courts
Major Businesses: Bellows House Bakery, Hicks Machine Inc., Hubbard Farms Inc., Frank W. Whit­comb Construction Corp., Burdick Chocolates, Len-Tex Inc., Benson Woodworking Co., Florentine Films, Rug­gles and Hunt, Walpole Sav­ings Bank, Walgreens, Wal­pole Village Salon, Shaw’s supermarket, Ocean State Job Lot, Pinnacleview Equip­ment, N.H. State Liquor store, Bargain Corner, Con­necticut River Bank, Walpole Village Tavern, Murray’s Restaurant, Diamond Pizza, Galloway Real Estate
Points of Interest: Historical Society, Unitarian Church, Colonial houses, First Connecticut River Bridge, Hooper Institute Museum, Hooper Golf Club
Web Site: www.walpolenh.us