Board of Assessors

Purpose / Charge

The goal of the Board of Assessors is to provide equitable defensible assessments for all taxpayers. Duties include overview and decision making authority for all real property assessments in the City, including decisions on abatement requests, exemptions, value changes and adherence to state law.


Five Citizen Representatives and one Alternate, appointed for five year terms by City Manager. 

Meeting Time & Place

  • 12:00 p.m. (noon)
  • Second and fourth Wednesday of every month
  • City Hall, 51 N. Park St., Lebanon, NH 03766


This Board is established in accordance with New Hampshire Statutes RSA 48:12 and 48:13 and City Ordinance #54 (See City of Lebanon Code, Chapter 31, Article IV).  Unlike most City boards, members are appointed by the City Manager in accordance with City Charter Section 419:32.

Agendas, Audio, & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Audio recordings of City meetings is posted within 48 hours following the meeting date. Minutes are available following approval.
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  • John Jay Hutchins, Chair
    Term Expires: February, 2019
  • B. Shane MacDonald 
    Term Expires: February, 2020
  • Frank Mastro 
    Term Expires: February, 2023
  • Barry G. Seaver
    Term Expires: May, 2022
  • Jason Crowley
    Term Expires: May, 2022
  • Vacant, Alternate