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
Election and SB2 Information — Updated
- Ballot Results, Town and School — March 12, 2019
- Ashland Town Report 2018. Print copies are available at the Town Office and at the Library.
- 2019 Proposed Budget
- 2019 Budget Explanation and Definitions
- 2015-2019 Historical Expended Budget Comparison
Water & Sewer Commission Presentation — Tuesday, February 26 — Update on Water & Sewer Department Activities & Projects.
Electric Commission has changed its regular meeting time. Beginning in March, they will meet on the 1st and 3rd Mondays, at 4:00 pm, in the Electric Utility Office at 6 Collins Street.
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.
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