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Phone Numbers
Town Administrator
603-744-3559
Town Clerk/Tax Collector
603-744-8454
Public Works Department & Transfer Station
603-744-8025
Non-emergency Police Dept.
603-744-5423
Non Emergency Fire Dept..
603-744-2735
For all other numbers....
See the individual department and board/commission pages



TOWN CLERK ONLINE SERVICES
Click here to access
(Vehicle Registrations, Dog Licensing and Vital Records requests)

TAX COLLECTOR ONLINE SERVICES
Click here to access
(Tax Payments)




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Welcome to the
"New Hampton
Connection"

About the Connection,
and how to sign up


Click here to read current
and past Connections...


Congressional Delegation
Click here to be redirected to the nh.gov website to get information on New Hampshire’s Representatives.

Executive Council – District 1
Click here to be redirected to the nh.gov website Executive Council webpage.

New Hampton’s Legislators
Click here to be redirected to the NH General Court’s website to get information on New Hampton’s Senator and Representative.


QUICK LINKS:
 
Tapply-Thompson Community Center
Recreational Opportunities and Events
 
Click here to be redirected to their website.
 
Access their new "Online Catalog" by clicking here to be redirected to their website.
 


Web Site Policy Regarding Information and External Links
The Town of New Hampton website is for informing the residents of New Hampton of civic activities within the town of New Hampton, Newfound area and surrounding Lakes Region area. It is not for soliciting, sales/promotional activities or promoting political agendas. The Town will only allow information and links to county, state, federal governmental agencies, school activities, activities of civic or non-profit organizations and related services that are determined may benefit the New Hampton residents. Adopted by the Board of Selectmen 4/19/2010


DISCLAIMER:
This website does not contain all Town regulations and ordinances. Additional ordinances are posted in the lobby of the Town Office.

The Town of New Hampton has prepared this web site as a public resource for informational purposes only. It is intended, but not promised or guaranteed, to be correct, complete and up-to-date. The links within this site may let you leave this site (the "linked sites"). The linked sites are not under the control of the Town and the Town is not responsible for or warranty the accuracy of the contents of any linked site, or any link contained in a linked site or any changes, updates or modifications to such sites. The Town provides these links only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by the Town, of the site or any association with their operations.






Latest News: 

New Hampton Historical Society Upcoming 2018-19 Programs (more...)

Social Day Care Program for Seniors with Alzheimers (more...)

Introducing the new "Belknap House" (more...)

Track Your Ballot (more...)

Free NH Alerts Cellphone App from NHDOS (more...)

Important Information on Smoke Alarms (more...)
 
VIEW ALL LATEST NEWS ITEMS...


New Hampton Nature-Fitness Trail

New pedestrian trail...Take a nice stroll (more...)

Click here for Trail Guidelines

Facebook page and facebook page disclaimer

 



New Hampton Historical Society
The New Hampton Historical Society, established in 1945, is dedicated to historic preservation and education. The Society collects and preserves artifacts and information from and about the town of New Hampton.
Website: www.newhamptonhistory.org
Click here to go to their Facebook page. 
 
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In Need of Transportation??
Mid-State Regional Ride Resource Directory lists transportation services throughout NH, connecting people to transportation services in the community. Some services listed are free, some by donation, and some have reduced fees.
 
Go to www.midstatercc.org to be redirected to their website for further information.
 
 
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Community Action Program
Your Resource for Healthy Aging – serving communities throughout Belknap and Merrimack Counties.
Click here to be redirected to their website.
 
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Rural Transportation Services offers door to door demand response transit services through their senior centers. Or become a volunteer through the Volunteer Driver Program.
 
Go to: www.bm-cap.org to be redirected to their website for further information.
 


Health Tips
From the NH Dept of
Health and Human Services

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Prevention Guidelines for West Nile Virus
West Nile Virus Risk Map for New Hampshire


Tick bites and Lyme Disease Treatment


Newfound Area Nursing Association
Our Mission

  The Newfound Area Nursing Association is committed to providing quality home health care to all families in our communities.

  Our services, programs and clinics are designed to promote quality of life, independent living through treatment and education, a sense of well-being through compassionate care and optimism for improved future health.

Click here to be directed to their website.



Well Testing
Information about water quality testing for private wells - from the N.H. Dept. of Environmental Services



Town Officer Positions

Notice - Town of New Hampton Residents
 
1 Selectman - 3 year term
1 Town Clerk/Tax Collector - 3 year term
1 Trustee of Trust Funds - 3 year term
1 Sarah MacGregor Scholarship Fund - 3 year term

 
Anyone wishing to run for any of the above openings must file with the Town Clerk starting  January 23 to February 1, 2019

** Office will be open 2/1/19 until 5:00 pm **

The Town Clerk's office is located at 6 Pinnacle Hill Road
Office hours are:

M-T-W-F  7:30am - 4:30 pm; TH  10am - 7:00pm
Closed Daily 12:00 pm to 1:00 PM  (603) 744-8454

 

Important Dates for NASD

February 2nd - 1st Deliberative Session at Newfound Regional High School, 10:00 AM

Snow date of February 4th, Newfound Regional High School, 6:30 PM
 
Meeting of the Supervisors of the Checklist
PUBLIC NOTICE
TOWN OF NEW HAMPTON
SUPERVISORS OF THE CHECKLIST
 
To:  Residents of the Town of New Hampton
 
The Supervisors of the Checklist for the Town of New Hampton will be in Session on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 from 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm at the Town Offices, 6 Pinnacle Hill Road, New Hampton, New Hampshire. 
 
The purpose of this Session is to accept new voter registration applications and to make corrections to the Checklist, including change of party or return to Undeclared. 
 
Applicants for registration who possess proof of identity, age, citizenship, and domicile should bring that proof when they come to register.  Qualified applicants who do not possess proof or who do not bring proof with them may register if they sign an affidavit attesting to their qualifications for identity, age, and citizenship.
 
Within 30 days of an election and on election day, applicants without proof of domicile with them may register to vote if they sign an affidavit attesting to their domicile and either agreeing to bring or send in proof or attesting that they are not aware of possessing proof of domicile.
         
Supervisors of the Checklist:  Christina Pollock, Lucinda Ossola, and Michael Dowal


 
Opening for Part-time Police Officer

Town of New Hampton
Police Officer (Part-time)

 
The New Hampton New Hampshire Police Department is seeking applicants for a part-time police officer. The successful candidate must be able to pass a written test, physical fitness testing, medical exam, psychological exam, and a comprehensive background investigation. The desirable candidate will possess a current NH PSTC certification or be able to obtain the certification. This position will require the officer to fill in on an as needed basis, work overnights, weekends, and be available to work a minimum of 16 hours a month.
 
To Apply:
Interested applicants should send cover letter and resume to:
Sgt. Monica Cunningham
New Hampton Police Department
24 Interval Drive, New Hampton, NH 03256
mcunningham@new-hampton.nh.us
 

New Hampton's Tax Rate Has Been Set
Tax bills have now been sent

The NH Department of Revenue has just set New Hampton’s Tax Rate at  $17.87 per thousand dollars in assessed valuation. 
 
Tax Rate Breakdown     
  2017                  2018                    
Municipal/Town $ 6.50 $ 5.90
County $ 1.10 $ 1.31
School (State portion) $ 2.21 $ 1.99
School (Local portion)
 
TOTAL:
$ 9.23

$19.04
$ 8.67

$17.87

The tax bills were mailed on December 19th with a due date of January 22, 2019.
Please remember that the office only accepts cash or check. You may also pay online by using the Tax Collector Online Services link on the left side of the screen.
 

Notice for Precinct Drinking Water

The New Hampton Village Precinct water system recently violated drinking water standards.  Although this is not an emergency, Precinct customers have a right to know what happended, what you should do, and what the Village Precinct is doing to correct this situation.

Click here to read their entire notice which includes further information.

 


Photo courtesy of Ken Mertz
 

Boston Post Cane
 
Seeking the Oldest Resident in Town
  
The Selectmen are looking to determine who the oldest resident in New Hampton is for the purpose of awarding the Boston Post Cane.
 
Brief History – taken in part from The Granite State’s Boston Post Canes, by Barbara Staples:
The idea of the Boston Post Cane came from Edwin Atkins Grozier, owner, editor and publisher of the Boston Post newspaper.  In 1909 he asked Selectmen in New England towns to determine who the Oldest Citizen in town was and the Boston Post would provide a “gold headed cane”, made “of carefully selected Gaboon ebony from the Congo, Africa”, for presentation by the Selectmen, to that individual.  His idea was to have this cane presented to the oldest citizen, and subsequently passed along.  The first recipient of New Hampton’s Boston Post cane was Samuel Colby (1820 – 1911).
 
If you know of a New Hampton resident who we can honor with this cane, please contact the Selectmen’s Office at 744-3559, or via email to selectmen@new-hampton.nh.us.
 
Stop the Spread of Japanese Knotweed

The New Hampshire Department of Agriculture, Markets & Food has provided the Selectmen’s Office with more information relative to Japanese knotweed.  This is a highly invasive plant.  The intent of the information is to modify municipal roadway construction and/or maintenance, and residential and commercial development to help stop the spread of Japanese knotweed as well as managing existing populations.
 
Click here to see the publication: Preventing the Spread of Japanese knotweed, Best Management Practices.

Click here to see the publication: NH Guide to Upland Invasive Species.

Click here for the invasive species information, control measures, and fact sheets on the NH Dept. of Agriculture, Markets & Food website.

 
Beware of Scam Phone Calls

Citizens are AGAIN reporting increasing calls from people demanding they pay money owed to the IRS or else the police will come and arrest them. So far, no one has fallen victim. All calls are coming from out of state. Although the Police Department is usually unable to trace these calls, please contact the New Hampton Police Department at 744-5423, to report them to a police officer for tracking purposes.
 
Police Department Activity
Click below for the most recent activity:

Dec. 2018

Click here to be re-directed to the Police Department page to view activity for previous weeks