Town of Tilton
257 Main Street, Tilton, NH 03276
Phone: 603.286.4521 Fax: 603.286.3519
Town Hall Office Hours: 8:30 - 4:15, Thursday to 5:30
Transfer Station Hours: Wed 1 - 3 pm, Sat 9am - 1pm
Senior Center Hours: 8:30 am - 1:30 pm, Friday 10 am to 3 pm
- Winnisquam Regional School District Public Hearing
The Winnisquam Regional School Board will meet in special session on Monday, October 20, 2014 at Winnisquam Regional Middle School in the Media Center. The special session of the School Board meeting will begin at 6:30 PM. Item #2 on the agenda is "Recommendation of the Formula Study Committee" which determines the apportionment formula between the three towns of the district.
- Highway Department Job Opportunities
The Town of Tilton is seeking applicants for two job opportunities for temporary seasonal full time work, click here for more information.
- EBOLA Warnings
For information on EBOLA click here, or go to the State of NH Health & Human Services page here.
- Trick or Treat! Dates and Times
- Main Street (and Costume Contest), Friday Oct. 24th, 4 - 6 PM
- Tanger Outlet, Friday Oct. 31st, 5:30 - 7:30 PM
- Town wide, Friday Oct. 31st, 5:00 - 8:00 PM
- Public Works / Highway Dept Fall Cleanup
Information for the Fall 2014 cleanup is available here and in your town report.
- Sample Ballot
To view a sample ballot for the general election click here.
- Pines Community Center Events
To find out what exciting events are happening at the Pines Community Center in October, please read their notice of events for the month and their newsletter.
- Tilton Budget Committee Vacancy
The Town of Tilton Budget Committee has a vacancy and is seeking Tilton residents who may be interested in participating in the budget process. For more information, please contact Johanna Ames,budget committee secretary at 286-4606.
- Cannon Bridge RFP
A request for proposal has been posted for work pertaining to the deck repair and reconstruction of Cannon bridge. Please see the bids page for more information.
- 2014 Revaluation Information
The Town of Tilton is undergoing a town-wide revaluation in 2014. Information including letters and documents is now available on the menu at the left under Citizen Access, or directly through this link
Notice of Preliminary Values
Please see the attached notice on preliminary values.
- Sign up for emergency Alerts
AlertTilton is the Town of Tilton's emergency notification system. Create a contact profile with the Town to receive alerts about emergencies and other important community news by signing up for our alert program, AlertTilton. By signing up and entering a little information about how to contact you, we'll be able to provide you with information as well as important emergency alerts by either regular telephone, cell phone, email, or text message. This system enables us to provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of situations, such as severe weather, unexpected road closures, missing persons and evacuations of buildings or neighborhoods, unusual police activity, town office closures, etc.
You will receive time-sensitive messages wherever you specify, such as your home, mobile or business phones, email address, text messages and more. You pick where, you pick how. Sign up today to be sure you receive important notifications.
Update 12/2013: AlertTilton helps nab area burglar, see Union Leader story.
- Keeping Tilton Clean
Attention Tilton Residents - want to make our state roads cleaner and more attractive while and at the same time control the growing cost of litter removal?
The State has a program to sponsor highways.
Also, NH the Beautiful is a unique organization offering anti-litter programs for communities. See the NH The beautiful flyer for more information.
Also, there is a new littering ordinance effective May 9th, 2013.
- Beware of utility scams
Please see the attached document concerning marketing for lowering your utility costs. IT CONTAINS HELPFUL QUESTIONS TO ASK if you are approached by marketers. And please note that there may be some scams going on. Please pay attention to the phone number if you have caller ID, it could help to identify unauthorized marketing and scams. Courtesy of EngAGING NH from: http://www.puc.nh.gov//
- Timber (Yield) Tax Procedure Changes effective 1/1/2013
There are new timber (yield) tax procedure changes which will go into effect on January 1st, 2013. Please read the Department of Revenue's notice.
- Driveway permits are required for paving work
Please note that a driveway permit is required if you repave your driveway. For more information, please contact the Land Use office at 286-4521 ext 105.
- Notice regarding Lot mergers
NOTICE -- If you own real estate lots that were involuntarily merged by municipal action, you may be able to have those lots restored to their pre-merger status. Your property may qualify if two or more lots were merged for zoning, assessing, or taxation purposes and the merger occurred:
- During your ownership, without your consent; or
- Prior to your ownership, if no previous owner consented to the merger.
To restore your property to pre-merger status, you must:
- Make a request to the local governing body
- No later than December 31, 2016.
- Your properties will once again become separate lots; however, they must still conform to applicable land use ordinances. Restoration does not cure non-conformity.
This notice must be:
- Posted continuously in a public place from January 1, 2012 until December 31. 2016. and
- Published in the 2011 through 2015 Annual Report.
Read the full statute at RSA 674:39-aa Restoration of Involuntarilv Merged Lots.
- Business Registrations and Occupancy Permits
As of March 2011 Zoning Regulation 10.4 was adopted to require new businesses coming in to town to register their business and to obtain a Certificate of Occupancy prior to the opening of the business. All existing businesses are also being asked to register their business with the town. Please use the attached form for registering your business. This will help the town to compile a list of businesses in the Town of Tilton for the town web site.
- Landlord Affidavit
Per RSA 540:1, the following affidavit is required to be filed with the Town Clerk. There is a fee of $15.00 per affidavit. For more information please see the RSA definitions.