This official website of the Town of Ashland, New Hampshire, provides information about the town government and the community for residents and visitors.
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. Ashland offers historical places, outdoor recreational opportunities, local artists and businesses to visit, as well as dining, shopping, and other services.
Ashland 1868 to 2018 — Celebrating 150 Years of History
News and Notices
New Job Posting — Finance Officer / Human Resources Coordinator — on the Employment page
REAL ID — The DMV has added hours on selected Saturdays at selected locations for obtaining the new, federally compliant driver license. Read this Press Release for additional information.
Election and SB2 Information
- 2019 Warrant Voters Guide (with Deliberative Session changes)
- 2019 Warrant (before Deliberative Session)
- 2019 Proposed Budget
- 2019 Budget Explanation and Definitions
- 2019 Default Budget
- 2015-2019 Historical Expended Budget Comparison
- February 2, 2019 — Town Deliberative Session — 10 am, Gymnasium
- February 5, 2019 — School Deliberative Session — 6:30 pm, School Cafeteria
- March 12, 2019 — Town & School Election — Official Absentee Ballot Request (updated 12/21/18)
Town Administrator Update — Mid-Year 2018
Winter Parking Ban
- November 1 through May 1, between 1:00 AM and 5:00 AM — No person shall park a vehicle on any street or in the following municipal parking areas: Mechanic Street Parking Lot, spaces along Riverside Drive adjacent to Memorial Park, and Town Hall Parking Lot.
Sidewalk Replacement for Main Street (Gordon to West St.) is in a design phase and will be updated periodically at BOS meetings. An updated design presented May 21 showed suggested changes near West Street and Gordon Street, suggested addition of locust and sugar maple trees, and the removal of bump outs near Gordon Street. A previous design was presented on May 7. Large-scale versions of the engineering design are available for viewing upstairs in the Town Hall.
Japanese Knotweed, Best Management Practices here