Representative Jim Maggiore (D)

Rockingham - District 23

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Home Address

17A Hobbs Road
North Hampton, NH  03862-2120
Seat #: 3052

Additional Information

House Committee Information
Committee Name: Municipal and County Government
Position:  Member
Committee Phone:  603-271-3125
Committee Function:
It shall be the duty of the Committee on Municipal and County Government to consider all matters pertaining to town, city and county officers; changes in municipal and county government; the boundary lines of towns, cities and counties; the creation of new towns, cities and counties; local revenue, including fees, property taxes and exemptions; and such other matters as may be referred to it.

Personal Biography
Jim was elected to his first term in the NH House in 2018. Jim was elected in 2008 to a 3-year term on the North Hampton budget committee. He was elected chair in his final year. In 2011, Jim was elected to the North Hampton select board where he is currently serving in his 5th term. Jim is the select board representative to the planning board, heritage commission, and water commission.

As an advocate for local control of municipal affairs, fiscal responsibility, protecting natural resources, and transparency in government, Jim was naturally drawn to the House Municipal and County Government Committee.

Jim is currently the ranking member on Municipal and County Government.

In addition to his responsibilities to the NH House and North Hampton select board, Jim serves on the board of directors for the New Hampshire Municipal Association (“NHMA”). The NHMA is a non-profit, non-partisan association that works to strengthen New Hampshire cities and towns and enhance their ability to serve the public.

Born and raised on Long Island, NY, Jim earned his BA from Stonehill College in 1990. He has lived in North Hampton since1997 with his wife Melanie. Together, Melanie and Jim raised three children all of whom graduated from North Hampton School and Winnacunnet High School.
Local Government Involvement
Town of North Hampton budget committee.
Town of North Hampton select board.
Town of North Hampton planning board.
Town of North Hampton heritage commission.
Town of North Hampton water commission.
Governor's Gulf of Maine Wind Task Force Commission.
Governor's Council on Inclusion and Diversity.