Boards and Commissions

The Town of Barkhamsted uses a system of Boards and Commissions to provide a way for residents to participate in making certain decisions which effect the Town. In a small town like Barkhamsted the volunteers who generously donate their time to serve on the various Boards and commissions play a vital role in the way the town is run. Serving on a Board or Commission can be a rewarding experience for community residents. If you are interested in filling any vacancies, please contact the Town Clerk by calling (860) 379-8665.



Board of Assessment Appeals


Robert H. Brainard III - Term 1/1/2014 to 12/31/2017

Philip N. Walker - Term 11/5/2013 to 12/31/2015

John M. Warren - Term 11/5/2013 to 12/31/2015

Steven P. Blackburn- Alternate - Term 11/5/2013 to 12/31/2015

Frank J. Kaczynski, Jr.- Alternate - Term 11/5/2013 to 12/31/2015



All owners of motor vehicles registered in the town of Barkhamsted are hereby warned that the Board of Assessment Appeals of the Town of Barkhamsted will meet in open session at the Town Hall, 67 Ripley Hill Road, on Thursday September 18, 2014 at 7:00pm for the sole purpose of hearing appeals related to the assessment of motor vehicles.  All persons claiming to be aggrieved by the doings of the assessor of the Town of Barkhamsted with regard to motor vehicles assessment on the Grand list of October 1, 2013 are hereby warned to make their appeal to the Board of Assessment Appeals at this meeting.   Chairman


Anyone claiming to be aggrieved by the actions of the Assessor has the right to an appeal before the Board of Assessment Appeals

Appeals must be presented to the Board of Assessment Appeals (BAA) at one of its March or September meetings.  The BAA meets in September each year to hear ONLY Motor Vehicle Appeals.  Appeals for all other types of property must be taken up at BAA meetings in March (in April, if an extension is granted).

Applications to Appeal Assessment are available at the Assessor's Office or

click on link below to view instructions and form.

Instructions and Appeal Form

           Applications for the April 2014 BAA meeting must be returned to the Barkhamsted Assessor's Office no later than the close of business on Thursday, March 20, 2014. 

For additional information, please contact the Assessor's Office.



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