Jack Blalock

Mayor of Portsmouth, New Hampshire


The Mayor

Serving as Mayor since 2016, Mayor Blalock aims to continue sound fiscal management, ensure smart development that supports a diverse economy while protecting our neighborhoods, preserve the City's distinct environment, balance growth with benefits for future generations, and manage efficient and respectful meetings to enable a positive impact to the Portsmouth community.

Contact Information

Mayor's Office

1 Junkins Ave, 
Portsmouth, NH 03801 
Submit an electronic request click here.

If you would like to meet with the Mayor, please call (603) 610-7200 to schedule a time.

Jack Blalock

The son of Dick and Barbara Blalock, Jack was born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, where he also spent his upbringing with his sister Janie and brother Jim. Graduating from Portsmouth High School in 1970, Jack went on to Rollins College to earn a Bachelor of Arts in both Political Science and History. 

Inaugural Speech 2018

Inaugural Speech 2016