Board of Selectmen

Contact Info

Meghan Foley
PO Box 72
9 Kearsarge Valley Road
Wilmot, NH 03287

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Monday and Friday – closed

Other times available for appointments if needed.

Additional Info

Board of Selectmen Details

Thomas Schamberg Selectman 2024
Gary Palumbo Chair 2023
Jonathan Schwartz Selectman 2025

The Selectmen meet every other Wednesday at 6 p.m. in the Town Office Building at 9 Kearsarge Valley Road in Wilmot. Meetings are also accessible via Zoom.

The Selectmen’s Office is responsible for:

  • Holding public meetings and hearings.
  • Maintaining all assessing data and property transfer records used for tax billing.
  • Processing abatement, tax credit and exemption applications.
  • Producing all tax warrants.
  • Processing Intents to Cut, Reports of Cut, and Intents to Excavate.
  • Processing all Current Use applications and Land Use Changes
  • Providing detailed financial data to the state for use in determining tax rates.
  • Developing the town budget and warrant articles.
  • Compiling and producing the town’s Annual Report.
  • Maintaining the town’s tax maps
  • Developing and adopting town policies, ordinances, and procedures.
  • Overseeing the use and care of town buildings and other resources.
  • Processing payroll and accounts payable for the town.
  • Addressing complaints from residents.
  • Acting as a liaison for the town with outside organizations, officials from surrounding towns, state legislators and departments.
  • Issuing certificates of zoning compliance (formerly called a “building permit”).

This is not a complete list but gives a general idea of the scope of the work the Board of Selectmen and its staff address every year.

Fees for Residential Projects 
New residential structures (homes, garages, manufactured and prefabricated housing, etc)$150
Residential additions and accessory structures ("ADUs" - accessory dwelling units)$50
Internal or external alterations/renovations that do not involve a change of footprint$25
Other structure (non-living spaces, not commercial, such as decks, porches, in-ground pools)$50
Other structure - agriculture (such as barns, sheds, coops)$25
Temporary structures , such as trailers and container boxes used for storage, construction offices, temporary living, etc$50


Fees for Commercial /Multi-Family Residential Projects 
New structures or alterations that involve a change of footprint$200
Structural alterations that do not involve a change of footprint$100
Tax exempt structures (properties that have been granted tax exempt status by the Town of Wilmot, for structures that will be used for non-profit or tax-exempt purposes)$50
Note: preliminary application submitted to town but will require application to state for permitting/issuance of Cert of Occupancy


Special Project Permits 
Renewable energy installation$25
Outside boiler installation$25
Generator installation$25


Renewal of ApplicationFee
All permits are good for two years from date of approval. Extensions would be required after this period and annually thereafter.$25



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