Town of Ashland
20 Highland Street,
P.O. Box 517
Ashland NH 03217
Welcome to the official website of the Town of Ashland, New Hampshire. Residents and visitors alike will find information about the town government and the community.
Ashland is a picturesque rural community, gateway to the Lakes Region and on the southern edge of the White Mountain National Forest. The community of Ashland is bordered on the west by the Pemigewasset River and on the east by Little Squam Lake (the original location of the movie "On Golden Pond"). Ashland offers historical places, outdoor recreational opportunities, local artists and businesses to visit, as well as dining, shopping, and other services.
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The Ashland Board of Selectmen seek to build and maintain the public's trust and understand the public's needs by providing a friendly proactive leadership, sound financial management practices and operate a cost-effective and efficient open and engaging town government.
Important Community information will be sent out via the Ashland Info-Blast as needed or the monthly Town Administrator's Report. To receive Info-Blasts or Town Bulletins, use the sign-up box in the right-hand column on the front page of the website.
Town Bulletin -- March 17, 2015
BALLOT RESULTS -- March 10, 2015
Road limit postings effective March 13, 2015.
Nominations Needed for Second Annual "Mary Ruell Citizen of Ashland" Award
Credit card payment of PROPERTY TAXES and VEHICLE REGISTRATIONS, at the Town Office and online. Please read this notice carefully.
2015 Landfill stickers -- $2 per vehicle.
2015 CIP Plan -- Executive Summary and PowerPoint (Presented Oct 6, 2014)
Code Enforcement Complaint Form
Citizen Inquiry/Complaint Form
Right to Know (91-A) Request for Information Procedure and Form
Board and Committee Vacancies exist for the following positions. Submit letter or email of interest to Paul Branscombe.
Zoning Board -- 1 full member and 1 alternate member
Planning Board -- 1 full member and 2 alternate members
Advance Notice -- Pemigewasset River Drawdown, September 2015
March 24 -- Electric Commission Meeting Agenda -- 7:00 pm, Utility Office
March 25 -- Community Garden Committee Meeting -- 3:30 pm, Elementary School Conference Room
March 25 -- Planning Board Work Session Agenda -- 6:30 pm, Town Office
March 31 -- Economic Development Committee Meeting -- 6:30 pm, Fire Station
April 1 -- Planning Board Meeting -- 7:00 pm, Elementary School Library
April 2 -- Zoning Board of Adjustment Meeting Agenda -- 7:00 pm, Elementary School Library
April 6 -- Board of Selectmen Meeting -- 7:00 pm, Elementary School Library
April 7 -- Water and Sewer Commission Meeting -- 7:00 pm, Utility Office (side entrance)
April 8 -- Housing Standards Board Meeting -- 4:00 pm, Fire Station
April 8 -- Conservation Commission Meeting -- 6:30 pm, Town Office
April 14 -- Electric Commission Meeting -- 7:00 pm, Utility Office
April 15 -- Capital Improvement Program Committee Meeting -- 6:30 pm, Fire Station
April 20 -- Board of Selectmen Work Session -- 7:00 pm, Elementary School Library
April 21 -- Water and Sewer Commission Meeting -- 7:00 pm, Utility Office (side entrance)
April 23 -- Library Trustees Meeting -- 6:00 pm, Ashland Town Library
April 27 -- Economic Development Committee Meeting -- 6:30 pm, Fire Station
April 28 -- Electric Commission Meeting -- 7:00 pm, Utility Office
April 29 -- Planning Board Work Session -- 6:30 pm, Town Office
March 23 -- Book Discussion Group, 7:00-8:00 pm, Ashland Town Library. This month's selection is "In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex" by Nathaniel Philbrick.
March 28 -- Breakfast with the Easter Bunny -- 8:30-10:30 am, Common Man Ashland. $8 per adult, $4 per child, children 3 and under are free. Benefit for Ashland and Holderness Got Lunch program.
April 3 -- Pre-School Story Time -- 10:30-11:30 am, Ashland Town Library. Reserve space for your child at the check-out desk or call 968-7928.
April 27 -- Book Discussion Group -- 7:00-8:00 pm, Ashland Town Library. The selection for April is "Peyton Place" by Grace Metalious.
April 27 to May 1 -- April Vacation Day Camp -- 8:30 am-5:00 pm, Ashland Booster Club. $115 per child for the week. Registration / Parent Pick-up Form. Call 968-9209 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve space.
May 14 -- Friends of the Library Meeting -- Ashland Town Library.