Board of Assessment Review


The Board of Assessment Review is a panel composed of seven citizens appointed by the City Council. Its function is to decide taxpayer appeals of the Assessor's valuation of real and personal property. The decisions of the Board of Assessment Review are subject to further appeal as provided by Maine Property Tax Law. See Section 7-15 of the Westbrook Code of Ordinances for more information. 

This is a seven-member board (five Ward-specific positions, two At-Large), with members approved by City Council. 


Position Name Term Expires
Ward 1 Vacant 3/1/2026
Ward 2 Wesley Raspiller 3/1/2026
Ward 3 Nicole Axelsen 3/1/2026
Ward 4 Richard Merriman 3/1/2026
Ward 5 Stephen D. Quigley 3/1/2026
At-Large Thomas Perrey 3/1/2026
At-Large Vacant 3/1/2026

Serving Your Community

Westbrook is a welcoming and inclusive community, and we recognize that a wide array of opinions, backgrounds, and representation in local government improves quality of life for our citizens. We continually seek membership on our boards, commissions, and committees that reflects the diversity of our community. 

All interested applicants (both new applicants and those seeking to renew their appointments) must complete the Application for Membership to a Board, Commission, or Committee. Please contact the City Clerk's Office at 207-591-8131 for assistance.