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!
State DMV Computer System Down 2/17 and 2/21
Please be advised that the State of NH, Division of Motor Vehicles will be updating their computer system Friday, February 17, 2017 and Tuesday, February 21, 2017. During this time the Town Clerk’s office will not be able to process your complete registration due to this update. Please plan accordingly around these two dates to complete your registration. The office will be open normal hours to do other transactions on these two days.
2017 Open Election Positions
School District 2017 Open Election Positions.
Town of Atkinson 2017 Open Election Positions.
The filing period starts on January 25th in the Town Clerks office and runs through Friday February 3rd, during regular office hours. Important Information regarding Friday, February 3rd. The Clerks office will close at Noon, and then reopen from 3pm till 5pm. You will be able to submit your name at the Selectmens Office from Noon til 3pm, only on that day.
Government Meeting Agenda
Government Meeting Agendas can be found under the respected Board, under the year and date in the 'Agenda/Minutes' drop down. The Agenda will be replaced by the minutes once approved.
Atkinson's Friday Night
The Variety Show is back, for all residents to take part of either on stage or in the audience. Sign ups can be sumbitted Here for February 17th, and the show will take place at the Community Center from 6 - 8PM. This show will take place every third friday of the month from 6 - 8PM. Hope to see you all there. ACTV-20 and the Atkinson Recreation is sponsoring the Event.
2016 General Election Results
Tree Maintence Due to Drought
The following is a Eversource Press Release (pdf) recommending that property owners regularly check tree branchs that may interfere with wires along the roadway and through your property
Towns Tax Rate Comparison
A side by side comparison of the 2015 and 2016 tax rate is posted in the Assessors webpage for informational purposes only. For any questions please call or contact the Assessors office. You can find their contact on the Assesors page.
Voluntary Water Ban in Effect
In accordance with RSA 41:11-d, effective immediately, there will be Voluntary Water ban (pdf) for all residents within the boundaries of the Town of Atkinson until further notice.
Check out the 2017 Department bids, now posted under the 'Public notices' section of the website. Please check back weekly (updated 10/18)
Town Mosquito Report
Attached is the Atkinson Mosquito Pools report (pdf) for Atkinson. We have had our first West Nile Virus positive mosquito pool in Nashua last week, but there have been no positives in Atkinson.
Also attached are the arbonet reports for arboviral (pdf) activity throughout the US.
2016 Town of Atkinson Election Results
The 2016 Town of Atkinson election and warrant results from the March 8th voting have been tabulated. To view a the results click here.
Elder Services Calls
All calls for services, medical equipment and transport requests may be made to 603.362.9582 between the hours of 8:30 am and 12:00 noon Monday through Friday.
Atkinson Cemetery Expansion
The Atkinson Cemetery Trustees are currently working with the engineering firm of Keach-Nordstrom Associates, Inc. to plan the Atkinson Cemetery Expansion project. To view drawings, costs and other relevant documents click here.