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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....
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Congressional Delegation
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Executive Council – District 1

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New Hampton’s Legislators
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Recreational Opportunities and Events
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Gordon-Nash Library
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:

Weed Watcher Training & Upland Invasive Plants Seminars in Meredith (more...)

Pemigewasset River to be Temporarily Reduced in September (more...)

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

New Hampton Residents Recently Awarded the NH Spirit Award (more...)

Important Information on Smoke Alarms (more...)

NOTICE: Restoration of Involuntarily Merged Lots (more...)
 

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New Hampton Nature-Fitness Trail

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

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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.
Click here to go to their website.
 
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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


NOTICE
If you own real estate lots that were involuntarily merged by municipal action, you may be able to have those lots restored to their pre-merger status.
 
Your property may qualify if... (more)


New Hampton's 117th Old Home Day

Bean Hole bean preparation

 

Come to New Hampton’s 117th Old Home Day!

On Saturday, August 8, 2015

At the historic Town House (circa 1798), located at 86 Town House Road, New Hampton, NH

Opening Ceremonies at 10:30 am

Gerry Grimo and East Bay Jazz (11:30 am – 1:30 pm),

NOON:  Free Baked Bean Lunch and Food Booth (for a charge) by the New Hampton Police Assn.

Square Dancing with Adam Boyce, Sue Hunt and Friends (8-11 pm)

Click here for further information including other activities

 


Household Hazardous Waste Collections

2015 HHW Collection Dates and Locations:

July 25th August 5th
8:30 am to noon 8:30 am to noon
Belmont Fire Station NH DOT Garage, Bristol
Franklin Public Works Garage Laconia Public Works Dept
Gilford Public Works Dept Moultonborough Hwy Garage
Meredith Public Works Dept Ossipee Hwy Garage

What is household hazardous waste?

Hazardous Waste in the Home!
Many common products used in the home, garden, lawn, and garage are considered hazardous. If a product is flammable, reactive, or explosive when mixed with other substances, or is corrosive or toxic, then it is considered hazardous. Read the label! Products containing hazardous material should say "poison", "toxic", or "danger".

Common Household Hazardous Waste
How we dispose of common household products depends on the product's contents and its toxicity to people, animals, and the environment. Some material, if entirely used, can be placed in the landfill, other items can be recycled, but the majority should be taken to a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Site. 

Click here for a Household Hazardous Waste flyer

Refer to Lakes Region Planning Commission's web page: http://www.lakesrpc.org/hhw/flipbook.pdf to view their flip book which has alternatives to hazardous waste products used in the garage, yard, and house.

 


American Red Cross Blood Drive

Friday, August 7th from 1:00 am to 5:00 pm

at the New Hampton Fire Department

26 Intervale Drive, New Hampton (off of NH Route 104)

 

Sponsored by the New Hampton Firefighters Association

Appointments are recommended.  Schedule online at redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-REDCROSS

GIVE THE GIFT OF LIFE

 


Draft Environmental Impact Statement is Available, July 2015

The Department of Energy (DOE) has issued the draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) related to the proposed Northern Pass project.  The Northern Pass project team has posted updated project information including a link to the EIS in the Northern Pass Project Journal at:
http://blog.northernpass.us/2015/07/21/northern-pass-statement-on-the-issuance-of-draft-environmental-impact-statement/

 

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) released its alternatives to be studied on the Northern Pass Project.

The US Department of Energy (DOE) has devised this comprehensive list of alternatives. These alternatives to the proposed project will be analyzed as part of DOE's draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). DOE plans to issue its draft EIS by December of this year.

Click here for the Northern Pass Transmission Line Project Environmental Impact Statement (DOE/EIS-0463) Scoping Report Alternatives Addendum, May 2014

In June 2013 Northern Pass proposed a new route consisting of 160 miles with eight miles of it being buried in the North Country.

Click on any of the following for further information:


Emerald Ash Borer Quarantine
Affecting hardwood firewood and ash wood-products and nursery stock

Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) was found in Concord in March 2013, and the list of towns with known infestations continues to grow. As a non-native insect, EAB lacks predators to keep it in check. EAB attacks ash trees and infested trees die within 3 to 5 years. Help protect New Hampshire's ash trees.  A quarantine of all hardwood firewood, ash wood-products and all ash nursery stock is in effect for Belknap, Hillsborough, Merrimack, and Rockingham counties. 

Click here for further information.

 


Janan Hays Awarded B. Kimball Ayers Award

At the Lakes Region Planning Commission's Annual Meeting held on June 26th, Janan Hays, of New Hampton was congratulated with the commission's B. Kimball Ayers Award.  Janan Hays is an outstanding, dedicated citizen, which we believe is evident by her contributions to environmental education and protection of the lakes and wildlife in the Lakes Region.  Janan has spent countless hours being a champion for the protection of New Hampshire lakes, particularly Lake Waukewan and Lake Winona.  

Click here to read the New Hampton Selectmen's March 19th nomination of Janan for this award which lists the many ways she has dedicated her time to protect our lakes and wildlife.

 


Remaining Selectmen's Summer Meeting Schedule

The Board of Selectmen will began holding their regular Public meetings every other week during the summer months beginning in May.  The remaining dates will be when the Board of Selectmen will meet.  Meetings are subject to change as additional dates may be added.

July 16, 2015

July 30, 2015

August 13, 2015

August 27, 2015

*September 10, 2015

*Beginning September 10, 2015 the regularly scheduled Selectmen’s meetings will meet every Thursday evening.

 


NH Hands Free Law Effective July 1st

This new Hands Free law will be going into effect on July 1st, preventing use of hand held electronic devices while driving.  Emergency calls to 911 or other public safety agencies will be allowed.

Click here for further information.

 


IRS Identity Verification Letter
What to do if you receive this letter

The purpose of this letter is to protect you from Identity Theft.  Taxpayers may receive a letter when the IRS stops suspicious tax returns.  Taxpayers should also be aware of tax scams that solicit personally identifiable information. 

Click here for more details on how to respond if you are sent one of these letters.

 


Alert From New Hampton Police Department

!! SCAMS ARE ON THE RISE !!

One resident received a call from someone claiming to be their grandchild in Ecuador crying, saying she had been arrested for drunk driving and needed money. The resident asked why she didn’t sound like her granddaughter and the caller said because she had been involved in an accident and had stitches near her mouth, maybe a broken nose as well. Then a man came on the phone saying he was law enforcement and she needed to wire the money right away.  These callers are tricky and can be very convincing.  Thankfully the resident did not fall for it.

A second resident called the police stating that a male left three messages on her answering machine saying he was “Officer Eric Foster” and if they don’t call him back he “issues them Good Luck”. A Google search shows this to be an old scam that is still being used. A third popular scam especially right now is someone claiming to be from the IRS. The recipient of that call hadn’t even filed his taxes yet so he knew something wasn’t right and hung up the phone.

Although law enforcement is unable to track these numbers we want to keep residents aware of these scams and the many other that are going around. If you receive any calls do not give out ANY information or money until the recipient can be verified either by contacting the person direct or preferably through law enforcement. There will NEVER be a situation that is so dire it cannot wait until it’s verified. If any resident needs assistance with verification please call the police department. We would also ask that anyone receiving this notice to reach out to people that do not receive this newsletter and to older residents or relatives whether they live in New Hampton or even New Hampshire. This is a nationwide problem and everyone needs to be careful.

 


Police Department Activity

Click below for the most recent activity:

June 29 to July 5       June 22 to June 28       June 15 to June 21

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