Welcome to Cornish, New Hampshire 

Our site is organized so residents can quickly find information about local government Boards and Departments or Local Organizations using the tabs on this page. A Town Directory is on the right hand side with contact information. Also, on the right is a list of pages. Clicking on a page will bring you directly to the page that interests you.townOfficesW1

Visitors can find a lot of information about Cornish
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Cornish Town Offices
488 Town House Road, Cornish, NH 03745


Cornish News & Announcements

2.27.2015  The 248th Cornish Town Report is available at the Town Office, Cornish Elementary School, and the 12% Solution.

2.23.2015 Please visit the Town Meeting Page for the 2015 Warrant and Budget of the Town as posted in addition to voting, budget, and tax rate information.

2.9.2015  Town Meeting Day: Tuesday, March 10, 2015, Cornish Elementary School Gym.
Ballot voting begins at 10:00 am and ends at 7:00 pm.  Business portion begins at 12:00 noon.

2.9.15  Town of Cornish 2015 Budget Public Hearing will be held Tuesday, February 10, 2015, at 7pm in the Cornish Town Office.

1.1.2015 Cornish Zoning Ordinance Amendment  The Cornish Planning Board will hold a public hearing under RSA 675:3 on January 15, 2015, at 7pm in the Cornish Town Office  on a proposed amendment to the Cornish Zoning Ordinance to adopt a digitized copy of the current 1992 Cornish zoning district map. The new map was reproduced using Geographic Information System (GIS) technology. The boundaries of all zoning districts remain as shown on the 1992 map.  Click here for the full text of the amendment. A full scale copy of the new map and the full text of the amendment are available in the conference room at the Cornish Town Office, 488 Town House Road.

12.16.2014  Office of the Selectmen December Hours: The Office of the Selectmen will be closed December 25-26, 2014, and January 1, 2015.  The Selectboard will not meet on Friday, December 26.  The Selectboard will hold its regular meeting on Friday, January 2, 2015, from 3-5 pm.

12.16.2014 Town Clerk December Hours: The Town Clerk’s Office will be open Mon-Thurs from 5-7 pm the week of 12/15.  For the weeks of 12/22 and 12/29,  the Town Clerk’s Office will be open Monday and Tuesday (12/22-23 and 12/29-30) from 5-7 pm.

12.16.2104 The Cornish Meeting House has been awarded a $54,100 grant from the New Hampshire Land and Community Heritage Investment Program (LCHIP) in addition to a $7,500 grant from the New Hampshire Preservation Society.  Click here for more details.

12.16.2014  The Cornish Historical Society has posted pictures of and transcripts from the diaries of William Balloch on its page.

11.10.2014  Property Tax bills will be mailed this week.  Bills are due December 11, 2014.  For more information please visit the Tax Collector’s page.
2014 Tax Rate Calculation