• Authority and Mission

The Advisory Budget Committee was created by Town Meeting in 1991 pursuant to NH RSA 32. The committee is charged with responsibility to review proposed municipal and school budgets and to prepare an annual report for Town Meeting indicating approval or disapproval of each money related warrant article.

The Advisory Budget Committee has seven members: five are elected by the town’s voters;
additionally, one Selectman and one member of the School Board serve on the committee.

Members: Chairperson Tino Fernandes; Vice-Chair Sharon Schilling; Selectmen Representative John Arruda ; Ned Rogerson;  Doug McAllister;  Joe Dame; School Board Representative Sarah DeMartino

The Advisory Budget Committee will meet on the following dates in the Town Hall Meeting Room at 6:00 PM, unless otherwise noted:

September 12, 2023
October 10, 2023
November 7, 2023
December 5, 2023
January 16, 2024

The Board of Selectmen & the Advisory Budget Committee will hold a
Public Budget Hearing
for public input on the proposed 2024 Budget and Warrant Articles on
Thursday, February 8, 2024 at 7:00 PM at the Madison Elementary School.