Welcome to Atkinson
Atkinson is a quiet, bedroom community town located in southern New Hampshire. The winding road of Main Street is both historic and beautiful and was recently adopted as one of New Hampshire's scenic byways. Conveniently located between Routes 125 and 111, you can enjoy country living with easy access to shopping and urban areas.
Current News and Upcoming Events!
Town Clerks Office Closed
The office of the Atkinson Town Clerk will be closed on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 for their annual Seacoast Regional Workshop. The office will reopen promptly on Thursday, May 21 at 8:30 am.
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day
The 2015 Plaistow Municipal Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day will take place on Saturday, May 16 2015 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Plaistow Recreation Field, 51 Old County Road, Plaistow. To view a detailed flyer click here.
Low and Moderate Income Homeowners’ Property Tax Relief
DP-8 Low and Moderate Income Homeowners’ Property Tax Relief forms are now available. To obtain a DP-8 go to the Available Forms and Documents section of the Selectmen's web page. You can also find the form on the state website www.nh.gov, as well as in the Atkinson Town Hall.
Town of Atkinson Volunteer Openings
The Town of Atkinson currently has several openings for volunteers. There is a great variety of expertise represented in these openings. The town owes a great part of it's success to the volunteers who give their time and experience to make this town what it is. Please consider giving your time and effort to your community. To see a list of available positions click here. Anyone interested in signing up for an open position may download and fill out the Application for Committee Appointment and return it to the Selectmen’s Office.
Woodlock Park to Reopen
On Monday, April 20, 2015 the Atkinson Recreational area, Woodlock Park, will re-open for general use by town residents.
Selectmen's Meeting Agenda
Please note that when the Selectmen's meeting Agenda is provided to the webmaster as an additional method of posting (in addition to ACTV and the Town Hall bulletin board), they can be found as follows:At the top of the home page, click on the "Calendar" link. On the "Town Government Calendar" select the "Agenda" tab. Click on the text "Selectmens Meeting" under the date of interest. The agenda will drop down and display.
2015 Atkinson Mosquito Control
Mosquito collection and testing in the town of Atkinson will begin in June, 2015. Services will be performed by Swamp Inc. For more information on testing, collection and traps as well as many other details click here.
2015 Atkinson Election Results
To view the results of the voting for Town of Atkinson and the Timberlane School District please click here.
2014 Atkinson Annual Report
The 2014 Town of Atkinson Annual Report is now available online. Print copies should be available at the Town Hall within the next two weeks. To view the 2014 Annual Report click here. Also, to view this years report, past years and archived reports go to the Town Reports section of the Selectmen's web page.
Elder Services Calls
Effective March 24, 2014, phone calls for Elder Services will no longer be handled by the Police Department dispatchers. All calls for services and transports must be made to 603.362.9582 between the hours of 8:30 am and 12:00 noon.
Credit Cards Accepted by Town Clerk
Just a reminder that the Town Clerks office accepts: MasterCard, Discover, Visa, American Express and JCB. A debit card is processed as a credit card only if the card has a MasterCard, Visa, Amex or Discover logo present. Please Note: There are additional fees to cover the cost of the credit card processing company fees - 2.95% with a $1.50 minimum. These fees go directly to our third party processor and are not retained by the town. Convenience fees cannot be refunded.