Town of Ashland
20 Highland Street,
P.O. Box 517
Ashland NH 03217
Welcome to the official website of the Town of Ashland, New Hampshire. Residents and visitors alike will find information about the town government and the community.
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 (the original location of the movie "On Golden Pond"). Ashland offers historical places, outdoor recreational opportunities, local artists and businesses to visit, as well as dining, shopping, and other services.
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The Ashland Board of Selectmen seek to build and maintain the public's trust and understand the public's needs by providing a friendly proactive leadership, sound financial management practices and operate a cost-effective and efficient open and engaging town government.
Important Community information will be sent out via the Ashland Info-Blast as needed or the monthly Town Administrator's Report. To receive Info-Blasts or Town Bulletins, use the sign-up box in the right-hand column on the front page of the website.
Town Administrator's Report -- February 17, 2015
Nominations Needed for Second Annual "Mary Ruell Citizen of Ashland" Award
TOWN & SCHOOL ELECTIONS -- MARCH 10, 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Proposed Warrant Articles
Voter's Guide to Warrant Articles
Proposed 2015 Budget
Proposed 2015 Revenues
Sample Ballots -- Town of Ashland; Ashland School District; Pemi-Baker Regional School District
2014 Annual Town Report
2014 Annual Ashland School District Report
Absentee Ballot Request for March 2015
The Town of Ashland is now accepting credit cards for payment of TAXES ONLY, ONLINE ONLY. Please read this notice carefully, to understand the credit card charges that are incurred and the credit cards that are accepted.
2015 Landfill stickers -- $2 per vehicle.
2015 CIP Plan -- Executive Summary and PowerPoint (Presented Oct 6, 2014)
Code Enforcement Complaint Form
Citizen Inquiry/Complaint Form
Right to Know (91-A) Request for Information Procedure and Form
Board and Committee Vacancies exist for the following positions. Submit letter or email of interest to Paul Branscombe.
Zoning Board -- 1 full member and 1 alternate member
Planning Board -- 2 full member and 2 alternate members
Advance Notice -- Pemigewasset River Drawdown, September 2015
February 28 -- Supervisors of the Checklist -- 11:00-11:30 am, Town Office. For additions and corrections to the voters' checklist.
March 2 -- Water and Sewer Commission Meeting -- 4:00 pm, Utility Office (side entrance)
March 2 -- Board of Selectmen Meeting Agenda -- 7:00 pm, Elementary School Library
March 3 -- Ashland School Board Meeting -- 6:30 pm, Elementary School Library
March 3 -- Water and Sewer Commission Meeting Agenda -- 7:00 pm, Utility Office (side entrance)
March 4 -- Planning Board Meeting Agenda -- 7:00 pm, Elementary School Library
March 9 -- 4th of July Committee Meeting -- 6:00 pm, Fire Station
March 9 -- Zoning Board of Adjustment Meeting -- 7:00 pm, Elementary School Library
March 10 -- TOWN & SCHOOL ELECTIONS -- 8:00 am - 7:00 pm, Elementary School Gymnasium
March 10 -- Electric Commission Meeting -- 7:00 pm, Utility Office
March 11 -- Housing Standards Board -- 4:00 pm, Fire Station
March 11 -- Conservation Commission Meeting -- 6:30 pm, Town Office
March 16 -- Board of Selectmen Work Session -- 7:00 pm, Elementary School Library
March 17 -- Water and Sewer Commission Meeting -- 7:00 pm, Utility Office (side entrance)
March 18 -- Capital Improvement Program Committee Meeting -- 6:30 pm, Fire Station
March 19 -- Ashland Library Trustees Meeting -- 6:00 pm, Ashland Town Library
March 24 -- Electric Commission Meeting -- 7:00 pm, Utility Office
March 25 -- Planning Board Work Session -- 6:30 pm, Town Office
March 31 -- Economic Development Committee Meeting -- 6:30 pm, Fire Station
March 6 -- Pre-School Story Time, 10:30-11:30 am, Ashland Town Library. Reserve your space at the Library Circulation Desk or call 968-7928.
March 12 -- St. Patrick's Day Story Time, 6:00-7:00 pm, Ashland Town Library. Reserve your spact at the Library Circulation Desk or call 968-7928.
March 23 -- Book Discussion Group, 7:00-8:00 pm, Ashland Town Library. This month's selection is "In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex" by Nathaniel Philbrick.