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

DOT has posted a “Paving Starts Thursday” sign for Route 132, from the Library intersection.

Job Posting — Assistant Superintendent for Electric Department. Job Description and Requirements. Send resume to linda@ashlandutilities.com or apply in person at 6 Collins St.

Job Posting — Public Works Director, full-time, year-round. Job Description and Requirements. Send application or resume with cover letter to townadmin@ashland.nh.gov. Apply by August 31, 2017.

Job Posting — After-School Program Supervisor for 2017-2018 School Year.  Job Description and Requirements. Send resume to recreation@ashland.nh.gov.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection for Ashland residents, on August 27 (Littleton Transfer Station) and September 30 (Plymouth Recycling Center). Read this for items that will be accepted.

CDBG Public Hearings at the August 21 Board of Selectmen meeting, 6:30pm. Public Handout for the hearing.

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.