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
Squamstock Peace Party
4th of July Celebration
150th Anniversary Celebration
News and Notices
Summer Events in Ashland — Check the calendar for dates of special events sponsored by the 150th Anniversary Committee, the 4th of July Committee, the Ashland Town Library, Music in Memorial Park, and Movies in the Park.
Town Clerk/Tax Collector News
- “Low and Moderate Income Tax Relief” forms are available at the Town Office.
- June 13 — Town Clerk/Tax Collector Office will be closed.
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.
Summer Parks & Rec Positions Available — added to the Employment page.
News Release here: 2018 Property Revaluation Letters to be sent in the fall.
Japanese Knotweed, Best Management Practices here — New (2018, NH Department of Agriculture) describes practical methods for landowners to control this listed prohibited species in New Hampshire. The smothering process should be started in early June; chemical methods are used September to November.
2018 Summer Day Camp brochure and calendar are now available here.