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.

News and Notices

Conservation Commission — The meeting on Wednesday, 7/24, is cancelled. (posted 7/21/17)

Ashland School Board VacancyNotice of Vacancy (posted 7/20/17)

Primary Election — Results for the July 18, 2017, Grafton District 9 Primary Election. (posted 7/19/17)

BOS Meeting — The 2nd BOS meeting of July has been changed to July 24.

BOS 7/10 Video — Due to a scheduling conflict, PBTV was unable to record the July 10, 2017, Board of Selectmen meeting. (posted 7/10/17)

Culvert Assessment — During July, technicians with orange vests and a white van with LRPC logo will be conducting a culvert assessment along our municipal roads.

BOS Meeting Location — Due to summer maintenance at the Ashland Elementary School, the Board of Selectmen meetings have been moved to the Ashland Fire Station for July and August.

Openings on Boards, Commissions, Committees — Residents are needed as members of the following: Planning Board (3 alternate members); Zoning Board (1 full and 2 alternates); Conservation Commission (1 full); Housing Standards Board (2 full); Economic Development Commission (3 full); Heritage Commission (3 alternates); Budget Committee (2 full). For more information, call the Town Office or email townoffice@ashland.nh.gov .

Using our new calendar 

  • On the right side of the page, “Upcoming Events” lists the next 3 events.
  • The “View Calendar” link to the right and the “Calendar” link in the top menu will both take you to the full calendar page.