National Grid - Planned Electric Outage in Hamilton on Lake Drive, Leigh Road and Idlewood Avenue on Wednesday January 15, 2020 from 8:00am to 4:00pm. Burn Permits - Fire Department issued Open Burning Permits are now available online! Open burning will be from January 15, 2020, through May 1, 2020, as in year’s past. Each day during the open burning season, permit holders will need to register online on days they want to burn. You can find directions on the town website by going to the Fire Department page in the related link section midway down on the page. For anyone without access to a computer, permits can be processed at the station on a limited basis only.


The Board of Assessors is charged with accurately determining the value of all real and personal property located within the town of Hamilton for the purpose of taxation. The board determines and rules on abatements and exemptions to be granted.

The Assessors Department is responsible for the administration of all property tax record cards. It maintains accurate parcel ownership based upon recorded property transactions at the Registry of Deeds, all map data pertinent to accurate parcel identification, and field visits to all properties for construction details of all buildings within the town.

The Assessing Department is also responsible for motor vehicle excise and boat excise. Motor vehicle excise data is forwarded to the Assessor’s Office from the Registry of Motor Vehicles, which generates the excise bills. The bills correspond to the information of every registered vehicle in Hamilton. Adjustments to the excise tax are performed at the Assessor’s Office when an exemption or abatement is warranted.


Name Term
Steve Ozahowski Chair 4-8-2021
Christopher Campbell 4-11-2022
Joseph Shaktman 4-9-2020


Name Contact
John Speidel Director of Assessors 978-626-5212
Thomas Hogan, CAE Valuation Consultant
Jane Dooley Administrative Assistant 978-468-5574